Singapore and Hong Kong Collaborate on Blockchain Trade Finance Platform

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) are working on a trade finance cross-border platform that leverages blockchain...

Dash Listed On Quoine Exchanges As Demand For Cryptos Surges In...

Dash, the sixth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has been listed on Qryptos, a cryptocurrency-only trading platform, and Quoinex, a crypto-fiat exchange, two platforms...

Singapore Moves Forward With Blockchain-Powered Interbank Payments Project

The software prototypes of three different models for decentralized interbank payment and settlements have been successfully developed by the blockchain consortium led by the...

Major South Korean Bitcoin Trading Platform Coinone’s Offline Exchange is Growing...

On September 11thh, Coinone, South Korea’s third-largest cryptocurrency exchange behind Bithumb and Korbit, launched the first offline cryptocurrency exchange in the country, enabling clients...

Pundi X Labs Unveils Retail POS For Cryptocurrencies

Isle of Man startup Pundi X Labs is looking to bring cryptocurrencies to brick-and-mortar businesses across Southeast Asia with a new point-of-sale (POS) device.The Pundi...

Japan FSA Grants Virtual Currency Exchange License To 11 Companies

Eleven digital currency companies in Japan have been granted a Virtual Currency Exchange license by the Financial Services Agency (FSA), the country's financial watchdog....

Japanese Banks To Introduce Blockchain ID System To Facilitate Customer Onboarding

Japan's financial regulator the Financial Services Agency (FSA) and various financial institutions are developing a common identification system leveraging blockchain technology to facilitate customer...

KakaoTalk’s Stocks Platform Operator to Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange With Bittrex

Earlier this week, Dunamu, the operator of Kakao’s KakaoStock, announced the launch of South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, UpBit which has been created in partnership...

Chinese Cryptocurrency Aficionados Flee To Hong Kong

China's cryptocurrency clampdown has forced mainland investors and entrepreneurs to find ways to bypass the restrictions. Founders of cryptocurrency projects are now turning to...

Ripple Opens New Office in India; Eyes Multibillion-Dollar Remittance Market

Ripple has opened a new office in Mumbai, India as the company looks to build its presence in the world's largest recipient country of...

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