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The Straits Times
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Latest Stories
  • Nearly 16% of Singaporeans surveyed currently own cryptocurrency,
    Banking News -SINGAPORE - Singaporeans have the sixth highest rate of cryptocurrency ownership among people in 22 countries surveyed.. Read more at
  • Venue for crypto bets on outcomes of real-world events faces US
    Companies & Markets News -Regulator is investigating whether Polymarket is letting customers improperly trade swaps or binary options.. Read more at
  • Crypto exchange FTX raises $566m in funding round co-led by Temasek,
    Banking News -BENGALURU (REUTERS) - Crypto firm FTX Trading raised fresh capital at a valuation of US$25 billion (S$33.7 billion) from a clutch of big-name venture capital investors, making it one of
  • Bitcoin briefly crashes 87% on Binance's US exchange due to algorithm
    Banking News -CHICAGO (BLOOMBERG) - Another day, another major snafu in cryptocurrency trading.. Read more at
  • Bitcoin jumps to record-high above US$66,000 in crypto's 'validating
    Companies & Markets News -NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) - Bitcoin rallied to a record, topping US$66,000 for the first time on Wednesday (Oct 20) as optimism surged for greater mainstream acceptance in the
  • Bitcoin futures ETF debuts as second-highest traded fund ever,
    Banking News -NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) - The first Bitcoin-linked exchange-traded fund listed in the United States debuted as the second-most heavily traded fund on record in a watershed moment for the
  • Bitcoin tops US$60,000, a six-month high, on US ETF expectations,
    Economy News -LONDON/NEW YORK/HONG KONG (REUTERS)- Bitcoin topped $60,000 for the first time in six months on Friday, nearing its all-time high, as hopes grew that U.S. regulators would allow a
  • Crypto at a crossroads: What's next for Singapore?, Banking News &
    Banking News -Singapore has opened the door to firms offering digital payment token services to operate legally. The Straits Times examines the risks and challenges, and if the stage set for the
  • Stuck at home and jobless, 26-year-old found passive income in
    Banking News -Mr Ng Yu Jie spends eight hours a day reading news about cryptocurrencies and analysing the prices of digital coins.. Read more at
  • Crypto at the crossroads as S'pore okays firms offering digital
    Banking News -MAS has issued digital payment token service licences to three entities, and more are expected to be granted. . Read more at
  • Man's digital wallet wiped out after he left crypto trading to robot,
    Banking News -The robot, which was able to access his digital wallet, traded round the clock and recorded hundreds of transactions a day.. Read more at
  • US poised to allow its first Bitcoin futures ETF to begin trading,
    Banking News -The move would be a watershed moment for the cryptocurrency industry.. Read more at
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