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Fraxtor offers investors easier access to property development ventures

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): Those who have always wanted to get in on property development deals but lacked the capital to do it alone can now ride along with seasoned investors at a smaller quantum of $10

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Hashstacs aims to use blockchain to simplify processes in financial services sector

SINGAPORE (July 22): Gibraltar, despite its tiny size, is strategically located on Spain’s southern coast, with a vantage point that overlooks ships sailing in and out of the Mediterranean.

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Walmart, Sam's Club start mandating suppliers use IBM Blockchain

(Sept of 25): After several years of tests, Walmart Inc is ready to mandate use of blockchain technology by a swath of its US suppliers, marking one of its biggest commercial uses.

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MAS and SGX partner Anquan, Deloitte and Nasdaq to harness blockchain for settlement of tokenised assets

SINGAPORE (Aug 24): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Singapore Exchange (SGX) are collaborating to develop Delivery versus Payment (DvP) capabilities for the settlement of tokenised as

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FundedX, the secondary broker platform for Southeast Asia startups and private companies, launched

SINGAPORE (July 31): FundedHere, the Singapore-based crowdfunding platform, on Tuesday launched FundedX, a secondary broker platform that facilitates the trading of shares in high-growth startups a

DeClout’s vCargo Cloud to help launch blockchain-based electronic certificates of origin in Kenya

SINGAPORE (June 13): DeClout’s 50.01% subsidiary vCargo Cloud (VCC) is helping to to launch blockchain-based electronic certificates of origin (eCO) in Kenya.

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HSBC says trade deal shows blockchain viable for trade finance

(May 14): HSBC Holdings Plc completed a transaction using blockchain which it said shows the technology is commercially viable for trade finance.

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'Massive potential' in digital payments space, says SAC

SINGAPORE (Mar 19): SAC Advisors says the electronic payments landscape could be revolutionised in the next five to 10 years, as mobile payments become mainstream, blockchain technology starts to g

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Securities Commission Malaysia pulls plug on ICO of Singapore's CopyCash

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): Singapore’s CopyCash Foundation was planning an initial coin offering (ICO) in Malaysia today, but this was thwarted by the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC).

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Kodak surges after announcing plans to launch cryptocurrency called 'Kodakcoin'

(Jan 10): Kodak’s latest moment has it joining the cryptocurrency frenzy.

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