Midweek Roundup: Binance Weighs Russia Exit, Singapore Lenders Implicated in Money Laundering Scandal, and More

Binance, the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange, may fully withdraw from Russia following reports that the company had helped Russians move money abroad in possible violation of Western sanctions, The Wall Street Journal reported. More Several of Singapore's largest financial institutions, including DBS Bank and Bank of Singapore, are creditors to investment firms connected to 10 individuals charged with laundering more than $740 million, Bloomberg reported, citing court filings. More Singaporean authorities, who are also investigating several real estate agents as part of the case, took the 10 suspects, all of whom hail from overseas, into custody and filed new charges...