S’pore-based crypto exchange Coinstore enters India despite pending curbs, Banking News & Top Stories

S'pore-based crypto exchange Coinstore enters India despite pending curbs, Banking News & Top Stories

MUMBAI (REUTERS) – Singapore-based virtual currency exchange Coinstore has begun operations in India at a time when the Indian government is preparing legislation to effectively bar most private cryptocurrencies. Coinstore has launched its web and app platform and plans for branches in Bangalore, New Delhi and Mumbai, which will act as its base in India … Read more

US banking regulators to clarify banks’ crypto role in 2022

US banking regulators to clarify banks' crypto role in 2022

WASHINGTON: US banking regulators intend to clarify in 2022 what role traditional banks can legally play in the cryptocurrency market, they said on Tuesday. In a statement, regulators said they plan to make clear what sort of activities banks can engage in involving cryptocurrency, including holding it on their balance sheets, issuing stablecoins and holding … Read more

How leading crypto investment firms are attracting the top talent from the banking world

How leading crypto investment firms are attracting the top talent from the banking world

The race to attract and retain top talent is well and truly on in the world of finance.Offering the right packages to the technologists of the world was always a tall order when trying to retain the top workers. It seems that this is proving the case for leading traders and associates now too.As with … Read more

6 Altcoins to Buy As Crypto Bull Market Gets Crazier: Banking Veteran

6 Altcoins to Buy As Crypto Bull Market Gets Crazier: Banking Veteran

John Vasquez says fast-food chains offering customers crypto and NFTs leads to more mass adoption. He shares six altcoins that give investors exposure to various industries from gaming to exchanges. He also reminds investors that some altcoins could lose 90% of their value after the bull run. John Vasquez, known as Coach JV across his … Read more

Australia’s banking regulator looks into CBA’s jump into crypto

Australia's banking regulator looks into CBA's jump into crypto

Representations of the virtual currency Bitcoin stand on a motherboard in this picture illustration taken May 20, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File PhotoSYDNEY, Nov 5 (Reuters) – Australia’s banking watchdog said it was examining the regulatory implications of Commonwealth Bank’s (CBA.AX)’s planned introduction of bitcoin trading to unsophisticated retail investors – the first bank in Australia to … Read more

Crypto at a crossroads: What’s next for Singapore?, Banking News & Top Stories

Crypto at a crossroads: What's next for Singapore?, Banking News & Top Stories

Crypto at the crossroads as S’pore okays firms offering digital payment token services The cryptocurrency revolution has been gathering pace of late and looks set to shift into a new gear in Singapore after three firms were given the green light to provide digital payment token services. Jargon aside, it means it will soon be … Read more