Diginex Becomes First Asian Firm to Join Steptoe-Led Blockchain Alliance

Hong Kong-based digital financial services startup Diginex has become the first firm in Asia to join the Blockchain Alliance led by Steptoe & Johnson...

Hong Kong Issues Rules for Crypto Asset Managers

This article was originally published by 8btc and written by Lylian Teng. Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has recently released rules and...

Hong Kong Securities Watchdog Issues Rules on Funds Investing in Crypto

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has issued regulations for fund managers investing in “virtual assets.” In an Oct. 4 announcement, the financial...

Hong Kong’s SFC Releases Regulations for Crypto Fund Managers

Hong Kong's securities regulator, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), has officially released regulations for crypto fund managers. The SFC published the regulatory circular...

Hong Kong’s financial watchdog issues regulations on crypto funds amid civil unrest

The magnitude of the civil unrest in Hong Kong is surging every day, as nationwide anti-extradition bill protests haven’t toned down at all. These...

Bitcoin Trading in Hong Kong Spikes, Reaches Highest Levels Recorded

Following a dramatic escalation of unrest between the city of Hong Kong and mainland China, the volume of bitcoin traded in Hong Kong has...

Facebook’s Libra has contributed to high investor confidence in blockchain, suggest study

According to a study conducted by the QRC Group in Hong Kong, the blockchain industry has sprung back to form since last year, with...

Major Asian Blockchain VC Firm Launches New Bitcoin Tracker Fund

Major Asia’s blockchain-focused venture capital firm CMCC Global has launched a new institutional tracker fund for Bitcoin (BTC). Custody by Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed...

Huobi Plans Backdoor IPO Attempt in Hong Kong, Document Suggests

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi appears to be inching towards a reverse initial public offering (IPO), according to a document posted with Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX)....

New Study Reveals Countries With Most Registered Crypto Exchanges

The United Kingdom, the United States, Hong Kong and Singapore have the largest number of registered digital currency exchanges, according to data from Bitfury’s...