MAS

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 […]
February 13, 2019

The Monetary Authority of Singapore launches grant to enhance Capital Raising and Enterprise Financing in Singapore

On 14 January 2019, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) announced that it would be launching a new three (3)-year initiative, the S$75 million Grant for […]
February 28, 2019

MAS halts Security Token Offering in Singapore, Issues Warning on Websites Soliciting “Cryptocurrency” Investments

On 24 January 2019, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) warned a digital token issuer (the “Issuer”) not to proceed with its securities token offering in […]
April 26, 2019

Consultation for Payment Services Regulations

The Payment Services Bill was introduced in Parliament on 19 November 2018 and passed on 14 January 2019. Under the Payment Services Act 2019 (“PS Act”), […]
April 26, 2019

Guide to Family Offices – A Legal Perspective

Family offices are legal entities that carry out the administration and management of assets and investments of ultra-high net worth individuals or families (“UHNW”) for the purposes […]
August 26, 2019

Variable Capital Company 101

1. WHAT IS THE VARIABLE CAPITAL COMPANY? WHAT KIND OF FUNDS CAN IT BE USED FOR? The variable capital company (“VCC”) is a new corporate structure […]