Sujha Sundararajan

Singapore Warns 8 Exchanges Over Unregistered Securities Trading

| Sujha Sundararajan

Singapore's central bank has warned eight digital token exchanges and an ICO issuer to stop trading tokens deemed unauthorized securities.

Norway’s Central Bank Mulls Digital Currency as Cash Use Declines

| Sujha Sundararajan

Norges Bank has released a report suggesting it might one day launch a digital currency as citizens continue to turn away from physical money.

India Considers New Tax on Cryptocurrency Trades

| Sujha Sundararajan

India could soon impose goods and services tax (GST) on many digital currency transactions, a report indicates.

India’s Supreme Court to Hold Crypto Lawsuit Hearing in July

| Sujha Sundararajan

The Supreme Court of India has decided to hear crypto-related cases with respect to the news from RBI stopping banks from dealing with cryptos.

EU ParliamentĀ Touts Blockchain to ‘Empower’ Businesses and Citizens

| Sujha Sundararajan and Nikhilesh De

A committee of the European Parliament believes that small businesses could benefit from integrating blockchain technology.

Santander Conducts Proxy Voting Blockchain Pilot at AGM

| Sujha Sundararajan

Banco Santander has completed a blockchain pilot that it says improves the process of proxy voting during annual general meetings.

Infosys Partners with 7 Banks for Blockchain Trade Finance Network

| Sujha Sundararajan

IT giant Infosys has built a blockchain-based trade finance platform involving seven Indian banks including ICICI and Axis.

Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange Turns to Blockchain for New Lending Platform

| Sujha Sundararajan

Accenture and Intel are to help develop a Hyperledger-based securities lending platform for the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange.

Fed Governor Says ‘No Compelling Need’ for US Central Bank Crypto

| Sujha Sundararajan

Fed governor Lael Brainard has said that cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat, and there is "no compelling need" for a Fed-issued digital currency.

Sberbank Buys Commercial Bonds Issued Over Blockchain Platform

| Sujha Sundararajan

Russian bank Sberbank CIB and telecoms firm MTS have conducted what they say is the country's first commercial bond transaction made using blockchain.