Amitoj Singh

Amitoj Singh

Amitoj Singh is a CoinDesk reporter focusing on regulation and the politics shaping the future of finance. He also presents shows for CoinDesk TV on occasion. He has previously contributed to various news organizations such as CNN, Al Jazeera, Business Insider and SBS Australia. Previously, he was Principal Anchor and News Editor at NDTV (New Delhi Television Ltd.), the go-to news network for Indians globally. Amitoj owns a marginal amount of Bitcoin and Ether below CoinDesk's disclosure threshold of $1,000.

Social

Recent

IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva (Helene Braun/CoinDesk)
IMF Had Warned G-20 Widespread Crypto Use Would Impact Banks
"Finally, banks may lose deposits and have to curtail lending," the report made available to the G-20 in February said.
IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva (Helene Braun/CoinDesk)
(Laurentiu Morariu/Unsplash)
India's Crypto Regulation Now Has Teeth, Experts Say
Bringing crypto companies into the purview of anti-money laundering rules imposes obligations and exposes them to fines for breaches.
(Laurentiu Morariu/Unsplash)
Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (right) with central bank Governor Shaktikanta Das. (Ministry of Finance)
India's Crypto Businesses Handed Anti-Money Laundering Obligations for First Time
They will have to register with the Financial Intelligence Unit and voluntarily report suspicious activities.
Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (right) with central bank Governor Shaktikanta Das. (Ministry of Finance)
Australia's government is taking a deliberate approach toward creating crypto laws. (Unsplash)
Australian Crypto Regulations Likely to Be Delayed Until Mid-2024: Report
The government is consulting with the industry now.
Australia's government is taking a deliberate approach toward creating crypto laws. (Unsplash)
BitBNS says law enforcement advised against making a hack public. (Shutterstock)
Indian Crypto Exchange BitBNS Says Law Enforcement Advised Against Making Hack Public
A $7.5 million hack of the exchange in February 2022 was uncovered earlier this week by ZachXBT, a pseudonymous crypto sleuth.
BitBNS says law enforcement advised against making a hack public. (Shutterstock)
Tokyo, Japan (Ryo Yoshitake/Unsplash)
Three Japanese Banks Start Stablecoin Experiment
The institutions involved are Tokyo Kiraboshi Financial Group, Minna no Bank and The Shikoku Bank.
Tokyo, Japan (Ryo Yoshitake/Unsplash)
Shaktikanta Das, governor, Reserve Bank of India (left), and Nirmala Sitharaman, Indian finance minister (Indian Ministry of Finance)
Global Crypto Rules to Be Based on Coming FSB and IMF Synthesis Paper, India Says After G-20 Meetings
The paper is expected to be ready by September.
Shaktikanta Das, governor, Reserve Bank of India (left), and Nirmala Sitharaman, Indian finance minister (Indian Ministry of Finance)
Parliament house, Canberra, Australia (Unsplash)
Australian Markets Regulator Is Reviewing Binance Australia's Derivatives Services
Binance said on Thursday it had incorrectly tagged 500 Australian users as "wholesale investors."
Parliament house, Canberra, Australia (Unsplash)
(Unsplash)
Australian Crypto Gaming Firm Immutable Cuts Staff by 11%
The CEO blamed the layoffs on a need to maximise how long its cash reserves will last.
(Unsplash)
Polygon co-founder Sandeep Naliwal (Polygon)
Polygon Labs Cuts 20% Workforce, Almost 100 Jobs
The firm said that the job cuts are part of its consolidation earlier this year.
Polygon co-founder Sandeep Naliwal (Polygon)