Meet movers, shakers and believers in blockchain’s potential

SINGAPORE – Singapore is establishing itself as a hub for innovation in the financial and digital asset space with a diverse range of investors, businesses and entrepreneurial talent setting up base here. The Sunday Times talks to some individuals and professionals about their roles in the fast-moving crypto industry. The crypto market has been whipsawed […]

LEO12 Reports on ‘ SARB’s guidance notice will lead to massive opportunities for South African crypto participants’

Johannesburg, South Africa, September 16, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – LEO12 has released a report on ‘ SARB’s guidance notice will lead to massive opportunities for South African crypto participants’. Crypto asset exchange LEO12 evaluates that the SARB’s guidance notice have begun the first stage of the crypto industry’s development in South Africa. With the crypto space maturing rapidly, […]

Crypto dreams dashed in Thailand as regulators tighten rules

BANGKOK – Thailand’s goal of becoming South-east Asia’s leading trading centre for digital assets has suffered a setback, following moves by regulators to tighten rules in the wake of trading irregularities and the collapse of a major acquisition involving a crypto exchange. Trading of cryptocurrencies on Thailand’s licensed exchanges slumped to 64 billion baht (S$2.5 […]

VC Holdings Announces 2022 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Value Convergence Holdings Limited (“VC Holdings”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock Code: 0821.HK), a well-established and one-stop financial services institution in Hong Kong, is pleased to announce its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2022 ( the “Reporting […]

How asset managers can help ensure accountability for sustainable investing

Sustainable investing has faced some roadblocks over the past year. Part of this has to do with rising concerns about greenwashing, or the act of leading consumers and stakeholders into believing that a company’s practices, products or services are more environmentally friendly than they really are.  For investors looking to do good with their money […]

Hektar REIT Sustainability & CSR Initiatives Gets Awarded

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hektar Real Estate Investment Trust (Hektar REIT) has been awarded “Company of the Year” under the “Stakeholder and Community Sustainability Engagement Initiatives” category of the Sustainability & CSR Malaysia Awards 2022 held today at Mandarin Oriental Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Second from Left: Secretary-General of […]

S’pore drew $6.3b in fixed asset investments in Q2; projects to create over 5,100 jobs

SINGAPORE – Singapore drew $6.3 billion of fixed asset investments in the second quarter of 2022, as the country continues to pull in investments amid a challenging global environment. The Republic also attracted $2.1 billion of total business expenditure (TBE) for the April to June period, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said in […]

Singtel to sell US digital marketing unit Amobee for $331 million

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) – Singtel is selling Amobee to Britain’s Tremor International for an enterprise valuation of US$239 million (S$331 million), above the US digital media and advertising subsidiary’s carrying value of US$160 million. The transaction, which excludes Amobee’s e-mail solutions business, will realise about US$197 million in net proceeds and is expected to complete […]

Fund managers face ‘rapidly closing’ window to fix carbon emissions maths

COPENHAGEN (BLOOMBERG) – As global warming leaves a trail of wildfires, drought and human loss across much of the northern hemisphere, there is fresh evidence that the financial pledges needed to protect the environment may not be fit for purpose. “I hope that what we’re seeing will accelerate action, but it’s not necessarily the case,” […]

China Southern Asset Management Releases 2021 ESG Investment Report

New York, NY, July 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Recently, China Southern Asset Management released the 2021 ESG Investment Report. The report shows that, as the pioneer of ESG investment in the China asset management industry, China Southern Asset Management is actively fulfilling its environmental, social and governance responsibilities in many aspects, pursuing […]

How assets like gold, real estate and commodities can support a well-rounded investment strategy during inflation

Investors today are navigating a global economy in the late stage of the business cycle. Underlying growth appears robust but increasingly vulnerable, leading to downward revisions in many growth forecasts. Inflation, already high, has risen further, and markets have priced in rapid monetary tightening as central banks rush to control price spikes. Supply shortages persist […]

International Valuation Standards Council launches Asia office in S’pore, first outside Europe

SINGAPORE – The valuation industry in Singapore received a boost on Wednesday (July 6) when the International Valuation Standards Council launched its Asia office here. Singapore is the first base for the Council outside Europe, meant to help it drive its advocacy efforts in the region. The launch also marks a new milestone in Singapore’s […]

ENNOVA Announces the Expansion of AUC Ecosystem through Mobile App ‘Tier’ and Crypto Exchange ‘LEO12’

Johannesburg, South Africa, NY, July 5, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – ENNOVA, the fastest growing blockchain service company in South Africa, announces that they expand the ecosystem of the AUC project. African countries actively used mobile money as a measure to improve financial inclusion, and as mobile money lowered the threshold for financial use and increased access, financial inclusion in […]

Hektar REIT’s ESG Commitment Gets Rewarded with a 4-Star Rating

KUALA LUMPUR, Jun 27, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hektar Real Estate Investment Trust (Hektar REIT) has achieved an upgraded Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) rating of 4-star on the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index (F4GBMI) in the latest June 2022 evaluation. Chief Executive Officer of Hektar Asset Management Sdn. Bhd. Johari Shukri bin […]

JPEX官方特別澄清啟示

EQS 新聞 via SEAPRWire.com / 2022-03-30 / 09:30 UTC+8 JPEX官方特別澄清啟示   【香港.2022年3月30日】JP-EX CRYPTO ASSET PLATFORM PTY LTD(JPEX)營運部門對接收到大量用戶查詢及指定地區的傳媒查詢近日相關報道,特意作出以下…