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Cryptocurrency

Interest in cryptocurrency is at an all-time high, and Singapore has emerged as a key blockchain and crypto hub in Asia.

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US$64,863

Bitcoin price hit an all-time high on 14 April 2021

78%

Percentage of crypto investors in Singapore that own Ethereum, compared to 69% that own Bitcoin

2020

Launch of Payment Services Act, a framework for the regulation of payment services providers in Singapore

2016

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) launches blockchain-based Project Ubin

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