initial coin offering (ICO)


Y Ventures partners blockchain advisory firm Coinsilium to promote ICO

SINGAPORE (Aug 30): Y Ventures Group says its subsidiary, Luminore 8, has entered into a blockchain advisory partnership with Coinsilium Group.

Broker's Calls

Y Ventures ICO may be unorthodox, but its merits are not to be ignored: DBS

SINGAPORE (Aug 2): DBS Vickers Securities is maintaining its “buy” call on Catalist-listed Y Ventures Group with an unchanged target price of 77 cents, which is based on 20 times FY19F EV/EBITA and at a 15% discount to larger peers’ 23 times due to


Bitcoin bloodbath nears dot-com levels as many tokens go to zero

SYDNEY (July 2): Bitcoin's meteoric rise last year had many observers calling it one of the biggest speculative manias in history. The cryptocurrency's 2018 crash may help cement its place in the bubble record books.


MAS issues warning to digital token exchanges, ICO issuer

SINGAPORE (May 24): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has warned eight digital token exchanges in Singapore not to facilitate trading in digital tokens that are securities or futures contracts without its authorisation.

Telegram plans biggest ICO ever

SINGAPORE (Jan 22): Messaging service app maker Telegram is reportedly launching the biggest initial coin offering (ICO) in history, with plans to raise up to US$1.2 billion ($1.6 billion). The end-to-end encrypted messaging app that was once labelled the


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).