Category: Thailand

Asian CBDC projects: What are they doing now?

Asian CBDC projects: What are they doing now?

The rapid growth of mainstream attention toward cryptocurrencies has forced the hands of numerous governments to create their digital alternatives. Over the past few years, interest from various jurisdictions has been pointed towards central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) — digital versions of government-issued fiat. Given their capacity to use blockchain technology to facilitate a simplified […]

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Thai SEC proposes new rules for digital asset custodians

Thai SEC proposes new rules for digital asset custodians

The Thai SEC is seeking public input for newly proposed crypto custody regulations until late September. 558 Total views 68 Total shares The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Thailand continues introducing new regulations for the cryptocurrency industry, citing investor protection concerns. On Wednesday, the Thai SEC proposed a set of additional regulations related to custody […]

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Thailand’s XSpring Capital raises $225M to build integrated financial marketplace

Thailand’s XSpring Capital raises $225M to build integrated financial marketplace

Thai companies and millionaires have funded the firm which aims to bridge traditional and digital finance. 987 Total views 7 Total shares Investment management company XSpring Capital has secured a large funding round with partners in Thailand to accelerate the development of its financial marketplace that combines traditional and digital asset products. It also hopes […]

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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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