May 9, 2018

Regulating Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Singapore

Introduction April 2018 In previous articles in this on-going series of articles on cryptocurrencies, blockchain and Initial Coin Offerings (“ICOs”), we discussed how 10 different jurisdictions around […]
September 27, 2018

Tax Implications in relation to ICOs

In a previous article of our on-going discussions on cryptocurrency in Singapore, we introduced the process and potential legal and regulatory ramifications of an initial coin […]
October 12, 2018

Regulation of ICOs in Singapore

On 24 May 2018[1], the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) issued a media release stating that it has issued warnings to 8 digital token exchanges and […]
October 26, 2018

Morality & Legality of Crypto Currencies and ICOs

Initial Coin Offerings (“ICOs”) and cryptocurrencies have been very much in the news and in many media and social media channels lately for various reasons. You […]
January 16, 2019

SGX Requirements for Listed Companies Conducting an Initial Coin Offering

On 15 November 2018, Singapore Exchange Regulation (“SGX RegCo”) announced requirements for listed companies planning to conduct an Initial Coin Offering (“ICO”) on the Regulator’s Column. […]
January 22, 2019

Security Token Offerings in Singapore

The offer for sale of digital tokens, also known as initial coin offerings (“ICOs“), has been a popular means for blockchain companies and technology companies to […]
January 29, 2019

CNP BCI Team contributed an article on “Regulation of ICOs in Singapore” in Baker Tilly’s update “The Salient Point”

CNP BCI team, partner Mr Quek Li Fei and associates Mr Mike Chiam, Mr Adrian Toh and Mr Samuel Ling co-authored the article on “Regulation of […]
June 19, 2019

Update to E-Payments User Protection Guidelines

On 25 April 2019, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) updated the E-Payments User Protection Guidelines (“Guidelines”). The Guidelines set out MAS’ expectations of any responsible […]