Blockchain Consortium Hyperledger Supports Global CBDC Challenge As Technical Partner

Announcements, Blockchain, News | June 29, 2021 By:

Hyperledger, a collaborative cross-industry effort created to advance blockchain technology, has announced its role as a technical partner for the Global CBDC Challenge.

Hyperledger is a global collaboration including leaders in finance, banking, healthcare, supply chains, manufacturing and technology. Hyperledger hosts many enterprise blockchain technology projects including distributed ledger frameworks,

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Blockchain Experiment For Cross-Border Payments Completed By Central Banks Of Canada And Singapore

Blockchain, Innovation, News | May 2, 2019 By:

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Bank of Canada (BoC) have successfully completed an experiment on cross-border and cross-currency payments using central bank digital currencies (CBDC).

The two central banks have been collaborating in the use of distributed ledger technology (DLT) and CBDCs to make the cross-border payment process cheaper,

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Monetary Authority of Singapore Warns Against Crypto Investment Scams

News, Regulation | January 31, 2019 By:

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country’s central bank, has warned its citizens against fraudulent websites that solicit investments in cryptocurrencies.

In a statement, the MAS cautioned members of the public not to be misled by bogus websites that are soliciting cryptocurrency investments using fabricated information attributed to the Singapore government.

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Monetary Authority Of Singapore Shuts Down Local ICO

ICO News, News, Regulation | May 25, 2018 By:

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country’s central bank, has shut down an unidentified initial coin offering (ICO) for allegedly offering unregistered securities.

In a release issued Thursday, MAS said it has directed an ICO issuer to stop offering digital tokens to Singapore-based investors after assessing that the issuer had contravened the country’s Securities and Futures Act (SFA),

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