Blockchain / Crypto

South Korea’s Neowiz and India’s Polygon launch Web3 game platform Intella X

Indian crypto firm Polygon is teaming up with South Korean gaming firm Neowiz Corporation to launch a brand new Web3 gaming platform Intella X, to bring some of Neowiz’s popular…

South Korea’s Klaytn commits $20M for blockchain research

Klaytn, the South Korean blockchain protocol under internet firm Kakao, has on Monday announced its selection of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and the…

India’s CoinSwitch launches Web3 discovery fund to catapult up to 100 Indian startups

CoinSwitch, India’s largest crypto investing app, announced Tuesday the launch of Web3 Discovery Fund, the company’s corporate venture capital initiative, which will invest in and…

What causes meme coins to have their parabolic runs?

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Australia to explore use cases for central bank digital currency

The Reserve Bank of Australia is collaborating with the Digital Finance Cooperative Research Centre (DFCRC) on a research project to explore use cases for a central bank digital…

Crypto.com secures operating licenses in South Korea

Crypto.com, a Singapore-based cryptocurrency platform, announced Monday it has secured Electronic Financial Transaction Act and Virtual Asset Service Provider registration in…

Blockchain in 2022 and beyond: Is the current crypto tumble a mirror of 2018?

Editor’s Note: Now on its third year, the ORIGIN Innovation Awards draws inspiration from the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and seeks to recognize and…

United Kingdom’s Revolut launches cryptocurrency service in Singapore

Revolut, the United Kingdom-based financial superapp, on Thursday launched a new cryptocurrency service in Singapore, enabling customers to securely buy, hold and sell…

Digital Treasures Center secures licence to provide digital payment token and other payment services in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has granted Singapore-based enterprise payment service provider Digital Treasures Center (DTC) the major payment institution (MPI)…

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Singapore’s OrBit Markets raises $4.6M funding led by Matrixport

OrBit Markets, a Singapore-based institutional liquidity provider in crypto options and structured products, said Sunday it has raised $4.6 million in an angel funding round led…