TZ APAC’s Colin Miles says that a new partnership with the National University of Singapore’s School of Computing will help students learn about Tezos and blockchain.
Singapore, known officially as the Republic of Singapore, is a city-state located on an island in Southeast Asia. Singapore has a strong economy with a favorable investment climate, a competitive environment and a high level of education. Although Singapore has regulations around the industry, the country is commonly known for showing positivity toward blockchain and crypto. Regarding fintech, Singapore has a bustling scene. In Singapore, cryptocurrency trading is prevalent.
The country’s central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore, or MAS, has put forth a number of efforts relating to crypto regulation. A sign of its leadership in innovation, Singapore’s government was discussing Bitcoin taxes back in 2014, in the asset’s early days.
Independent Reserve’s survey revealed a strong affinity for various financial opportunities brought forward by decentralized finance and other investment opportunities.2321
Crypto Accept allows online sellers to accept BTC and ETH before expanding to other digital assets next year.2336
Once known as a skeptical institution of crypto, HSBC originally announced its first major move into metaverse in mid-March.2272
"We could be exposed to reputational risks brought by DT service providers created in Singapore, and which provide services relating to virtual assets," said Alvin Tan.1677
Certain Coinbase users will need to disclose recipient information when sending cryptocurrencies to non-Coinbase wallets.9902
Global regulators continue asking crypto exchanges to comply with sanctions against Russia as the country itself has no legal crypto trading platforms.3270
The stablecoin issuer said the regulatory approval would help support its partners in expanding services into Asia.1791
Cake DeFi Ventures will fund crypto startups across Web3, the Metaverse, the NFT space, gaming, esports and fintech spaces that complement the company’s core business.5961
Prior to the latest approval, Sygnum Singapore was only allowed to offer asset management activities with its CMS license.2529
DBS Bank’s crypto exchange launched in late 2020, allowing to trade cryptocurrencies only to professional investors.4908
Singapore, a major financial and shipping center, has emerged as a top global cryptocurrency hub in a short period.11014
Eqonex previously said it was engaged in discussions on the potential merger or takeover options in late 2021.1935
Running a crypto business is no easy job. And running a crypto exchange might seem like an impossible job to do.1836
KPMG forecasts that Singapore's crypto investment will remain strong this year with increasing regulatory scrutiny.4342