THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will have a second go at its failed electronic know-your customer (e-KYC) project, said MAS managing director Ravi Menon on Wednesday.

[SINGAPORE] China wants to balance functionality with concerns about anonymity as it works towards launching a digital version of the yuan, according to an official from the People's Bank of China...

SINGAPORE is taking an open-minded but thoughtful approach to regulating financial technology, economist Beatrice Weder di Mauro has told The Business Times.

DIGITAL FINANCE

THERE is no compelling reason for central banks to issue digital currencies, said managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Ravi Menon.

WITHOUT a full-blown recession, expansionary fiscal policy still looks unlikely, but the topic is gaining ground, Swiss-Italian economist Beatrice Weder di Mauro noted on Thursday.

[SINGAPORE] An isolated island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of about 75,000 continues to break ground in the cryptocurrency space.

[WASHINGTON] The chair of the US House Financial Services Committee said on Sunday she remained concerned about Facebook's plans for a digital currency after meeting the government officials in...

Blockchain can be hard to grasp and, despite popular belief, it is more than just cryptocurrency. It is the technology that enables it and it’s designed to be used by both enterprises and...

[TOKYO] Digital platform operators such as Facebook, planning to launch a new global cryptocurrency called Libra, must comply with regulations on money laundering and risk management, Bank of...