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The Bitcoin Tug-of-War: U.S. Loses Grip as Asia Tightens Hold

Glassnode, the famous crypto analytics firm, recently made a striking observation. Over the past year, a distinct divergence has cropped up in the Bitcoin supply change based on geographical regions. A clear divergence is visible in the year-over-year BTC supply change based on geographical regions. The extreme dominance of US

June 9, 2023 2 mins read

Crypto Lending Platform Matrixport Seeking $100M Fundraise

Matrixport Technologies Pte, one of Asia’s largest crypto lenders, is attempting to seek $100 million in new capital at a $1.5 billion value. Due to the FTX crash, big crypto lenders like BlockFi and Genesis have been experiencing a severe shortage of available funds. Financial backers have pledged at least

November 25, 2022 1 min read

Indonesia To Host Coinfest Asia, the First and Biggest Crypto Festival in Asia

According to a Chainanalysis report, in the first half of 2021, Asia accounted for 28% of the overall $1.16 trillion global cryptocurrency transaction volume. Also, data from Messari shows Asian markets accounted for 43% of global cryptocurrency activities with $296 billion in transactions between June 2020 and June 2021. Last

June 21, 2022 3 mins read

Why Vietnam Is a Great Destination for Today’s Digital Nomad

Asia has always been one of the most attractive and exotic destinations for digital nomads, with affordable living costs, fast Internet, the availability of quality western-style healthcare, great weather, and plenty more.  It’s not the only region around the world where digital nomads and retired expats have moved to, but

May 30, 2022 5 mins read

DBS Bank CEO Says Bitcoin Will Rise in Importance as Store of Value

Crypto would only experience rapid development in the narrow sector. DBS has launched an in-house crypto exchange for the first time in the field. More traditional financial institutions are now recognizing Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Like gold, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin will continue to rise in importance as a store of

March 15, 2022 1 min read

Asian Countries Strong Contender for Crypto Adoption Despite China’s Stand

China’s political and economic changes dominated last year’s headlines in Asia. The Monetary Authority of Singapore has set a high bar for crypto regulations. Despite China’s unexpected crackdown, Asia’s crypto industry thrived nevertheless, from Singapore to Thailand and Indonesia. Cryptocurrency’s ability to operate outside national borders is one of its

February 6, 2022 2 mins read