Ethereum Merge Update

The Ethereum (ETH) network will be forking on Thursday the 15th of September at approximately 10am Sydney time, 8am Singapore time. The exact time of the fork will be determined based on an algorithm explained here. If the timing changes significantly, we will send an update closer to the time.

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It follows a successful initial 12-month partnership between the two organisations. As part of the extension, Independent Reserve will continue its match-day activations at Sydney Swans home games, digital activations across Sydney’s online channels, and competitions to give Swans’ fans exclusive experiences.

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When we first started, Bitcoin was at $12 and Ethereum was just a twinkle in Vitalik’s eye. Fast forward to today, and cryptocurrency has become an increasingly mainstream asset class.


New Listing Solana

We are excited to announce that we will be listing Solana (SOL) on our exchange. Deposits, withdrawals, and post only orders will be enabled on Tuesday the 17st of May at 9:30pm, with trading going live at 11am on Thursday the 19rd of May.

IRCI 2022 Singapore

The Independent Reserve Cryptocurrency Index (IRCI) Singapore is a nationwide, cross-sectional research survey (mirroring Singapore’s demographics with a proportionate split between genders, age, income and ethnic backgrounds) that examines a nation’s awareness, adoption, trust and confidence in cryptocurrency.


We are excited to announce that we will be listing The Sandbox (SAND) on our exchange. Deposits, withdrawals, and post only orders will be enabled on Sunday the 1st of May, with trading going live at 11am on Tuesday the 3rd of May.