Category: Asia

Digital Currency Group backs South Korean crypto exchange operator

Digital Currency Group backs South Korean crypto exchange operator

Streami, the company behind the popular GOPAX exchange, has received direct funding from Digital Currency Group. 8101 Total views 27 Total shares Digital Currency Group, the venture capital firm behind some of the biggest companies in blockchain, has become the second-largest shareholder of Streami, a leading cryptocurrency exchange operator in South Korea.  Barry Silbert, founder […]

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New ASEAN blockchain consortium targets cross-border cooperation

New ASEAN blockchain consortium targets cross-border cooperation

The new ASEAN Blockchain Consortium aims to engage with regulators to ensure compliance and raise industry awareness. 9847 Total views 43 Total shares Blockchain associations from Australia and five Southeast Asian nations are joining forces to promote blockchain development and education. Blockchain organizations from Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines signed a memorandum […]

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Charting Asia’s Dominant FinTech Frontier

Charting Asia’s Dominant FinTech Frontier

Dec 28, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. UTC Charting Asia’s Dominant FinTech Frontier Since its cypherpunk beginnings, the blockchain industry has long positioned itself as something on the fringe of mainstream. Yet, today, distributed ledger technology experiments by governments, financial institutions and global corporations and broader digital asset adoption has reached a fever pitch. Pandemic aside, […]

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Fidelity Digital Assets Expands Crypto Custody Service to Asia

Fidelity Digital Assets Expands Crypto Custody Service to Asia

Oct 29, 2020 at 12:04 UTCUpdated Oct 29, 2020 at 15:52 UTC (Jonathan Weiss/Shutterstock) The cryptocurrency-focused arm of financial services giant Fidelity Investments is teaming with Singapore-based Stack Funds to cater to the growing demand for cryptocurrencies in Asia. A new partnership will bring Stack’s regional clients access to the secure custody services provided by […]

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