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Asset-Tracing Tools for Cryptocurrency Hacks

Danny Quah

[2020] SAL Prac 22

Cryptocurrency hacks have recently become more commonplace. To be able to maximise recovery of the stolen cryptocurrency, plaintiffs must have access to tools that will help them effectively trace and preserve the stolen cryptocurrency. This article outlines the court-based tools available in Singapore to plaintiffs in gathering information and maintaining the status quo to prevent further dissipation of cryptocurrency after the initial hack.