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Central Bank of the Philippines Explains Digital Money in One Image

The Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) or central bank of the Philippines has released its latest update on Virtual Currency (VC) contained in one image. It explained the differences between virtual currencies, e-Money, and Fiat/Real Currency.   Featured image via

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Prudential Singapore Workforce will be Trained in Innovation, Social Media, Data Analytic and Entrepreneurship

Prudential Singapore is partnering SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to help its employees acquire the skillsets needed to meet the future demands of the insurance industry. As part of the partnership, employees will have access to the SkillsFuture Series of courses curated

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Funding Societies Raises $25 Million Series B Funding. Largest P2P Lending Funding in SEA

Leading peer-to-peer lending platform Funding Societies (also known as Modalku in Indonesia), has raised USD 25 Million in Series B funding. Led by Softbank Ventures Korea, the funding round also includes existing investors Sequoia India, Alpha JWC Ventures (Indonesia) and

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OCBC Bank Singapore to Roll Out AI-Powered Voice Banking Services with Google

OCBC Bank is the first in Singapore to launch artificial intelligence (AI) powered voice banking in collaboration with Google. With Google Home and Google Home Mini launched in Singapore today, anyone can now speak to the Google Assistant – on

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Top 10 Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Koreans are more interested in cryptocurrencies than any other country. This is in spite of the Korean government banning ICOs in Korea as well as regulating cryptocurrency exchanges in Korea. Many Koreans are even banking on cryptocurrencies as their retirement

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How Not to Become Victim of Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme

Bitcoin is real, while Ponzi scheme is fake. The former is an existing digital currency, while the latter phrase means a fraudulent investment activity that got its name from Charles Ponzi, an infamous swindler in the 20th century. The recent

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How to Open a Bitcoin Wallet in the Philippines?

As mentioned in the other article that Bitcoin is real while Ponzi scheme is fake, one particular opposite reality of both worlds is Ponzi schemes flunk 100 per cent in their “get-rich-quick” promises, and while opening a Bitcoin wallet in

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Avatec: Next-Generation Digital Credit Assessment Solution for Indonesia

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and Pintec Technology Holdings Limited (PINTEC) announced the launch of their joint venture, Avatec.ai . Avatec aims to help banks and finance companies to be more efficient and more accurate when assessing the credit quality of

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First Crypto Fund in Singapore

Swiss-Asia Financial Services announces the launch of its first crypto fund in Singapore. The Kryptos Alpha Fund is an absolute return cryptocurrency hedge fund aiming to maximize returns while minimizing drawdowns. The fund’s strategy incorporates these elements: Arbitrage trading of

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Singapore Fintech Startup Silot Raises Pre-Series A Funding from Key Investors

Silot announced its successful completion of pre-series A funding. Silot has raised 2.87 million USD from Arbor Ventures and Eight Roads Ventures. This funding follows just nine months after its initial seed funding from ZhenFund, which marked the angle investor’s first investment

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