Browsing the "MAS" Tag

Singapore’s Central Bank Wants More Information on Facebook’s Libra Crypto

| Daniel Palmer

The Monetary Authority of Singapore reportedly has concerns over Facebook's recently unveiled cryptocurrency project, Libra.

Singapore’s Central Bank, SGX Develop Blockchain Settlement System

| Yogita Khatri

The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the nation's stock exchange have developed a blockchain-based settlement system for tokenized assets.

Startup Bringing Blockchain Privacy to Central Banks Wins $15 Million Funding

| Ian Allison

Blockchain startup Adhara, which aims to bring zero knowledge proofs to central bank systems, has secured $15 million in new funding from Consensys.

Singapore Moves to Help Crypto Startups Receive Banking Services

| Wolfie Zhao

Singapore's central bank is building relationships to ensure local crypto-focused startups receive domestic banking services.

Singapore Central Banker: No Securities Crypto Token Approved To Date

| Wolfie Zhao

Damien Pang, head of the Technology Infrastructure Office at Singapore's central bank talks about the authority's insight on DTL and digital tokens.

Singapore Stock Exchange Taps Blockchain for Faster Settlements

| Wolfie Zhao

Singapore's stock exchange is working with the city-state's central bank to adopt blockchain for faster and cheaper securities transactions.

Singapore Central Bank Touts Blockchain for Payments

| Wolfie Zhao

The chief of the Monetary Authority of Singapore has spoken of how blockchain's "strongest" use case is in cross-border settlement.

Bitcoin Won’t Cause Lehman-Style Meltdown, Says MAS Fintech Chief

| Sujha Sundararajan

The fintech chief at the Monetary Authority of Singapore believes bitcoin won't cause a financial meltdown like the 2008 Lehman Brothers bankruptcy.

Ubin Part 2: Singapore Central Bank Publishes Blockchain Project Details

| Stan Higgins

A new report from the Monetary Authority of Singapore details the second phase of its "Project Ubin" blockchain project.

Singapore Central Bank Chief: No Regulation for Cryptocurrencies

| Sujha Sundararajan

The chief of Singapore's central bank has indicated it will not regulate cryptocurrencies, but will stay watchful on the risks posed by the tech.