Coinbase launches margin trading for some users
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is launching margin trading today. Margin trading lets you trade on leverage. But it works both ways — margin trading lets you multiply your gains and your losses.
Prime Trust to Arrange Banking for Customers of BlockQuake Crypto Exchange
BlockQuake, a New York digital asset exchange launched in beta, has partnered with Nevada-based trust company Prime Trust, the firm announced Wednesday.
NK breached Singapore cryptocurrency exchange: Report
A cybercriminal syndicate strongly believed to be associated with the North Korean government breached the Singapore-based DragonEx exchange in March 2019, taking about $7 million worth of various cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ripple and Litecoin, Radio Free Asia reported Wednesday, citing the latest findings released by US-based blockchain firm Chainalysis.
Upbit exchange execs cleared of fraud charges in South Korea
The Seoul Southern District Court has acquitted senior executives at Upbit crypto exchange of fraud charges.
Coinbase Hires Google VP as Chief Product Officer
Coinbase has hired a former vice president of product at Google to be its chief product officer.
British Court Freezes $860,000 in Bitcoin Linked to Ransomware Payout
A U.K. court has ordered Bitfinex to freeze bitcoin worth $860,000 after the crypto exchange and blockchain sleuthing firm Chainalysis traced the funds to a ransomware payment.
Amun rolls out new inverse bitcoin ETP that allows traders to ‘capitalize on negative price movements’
Fintech firm Amun AG has listed a new inverse bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) on Switzerland’s primary stock exchange SIX.
Poloniex endangers users’ privacy after partial revelation of email IDs
Poloniex, a noted crypto-exchange, has been at the receiving end of a lot of flak ever since it split from Circle, its parent company, in an attempt to rebrand itself as Polo Digital Assets.
Swedish Crypto Exchange BTCX Plans IPO in 2020
One of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges in Scandinavia wants to go public later this year, hoping it will enable traditional investors to participate in "new finance."
Plaintiffs Move to Combine Their Market-Manipulation Lawsuits Against Bitfinex and Tether
Plaintiffs in three separate putative class action lawsuits against Bitfinex and Tether have moved to consolidate their cases, according to a Thursday court filing.
Blockchain Dispute Resolution Firm to List On London Stock Exchange
A company that uses smart contracts to manage arbitration and dispute resolution around blockchain transactions announced on Jan. 17 its intention to list on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.
Bithumb dispute taken to Tax Tribunal
Korea's leading cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb filed a complaint with the Tax Tribunal against the National Tax Service (NTS) over what it considers a "groundless" tax the agency imposed on its customers, the company said Friday.
Coinbase Hands Nearly $1M to Cryptsy Victims After Settling Class Action Lawsuit
Coinbase has settled a class action lawsuit brought by users of the former Cryptsy cryptocurrency exchange.
A Lawsuit Alleging Tether and Bitfinex Manipulated the Bitcoin Market Has Been Dropped
A class-action lawsuit alleging Tether and Bitfinex manipulated the bitcoin market has been withdrawn by the plaintiffs.
Major South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Launches R&D Center
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has established its own research and development (R&D) center.
Kraken received 50% more regulatory inquiries last year; says compliance costs are increasing
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken received almost 50% more law enforcement inquiries from global regulators in the last year as compared to 2018.
Binance Supports Thai Baht in Collaboration with Regulated Thailand Crypto Exchange Satang
Binance is adding yet another fiat option, Thai Baht by collaborating with the regulated digital asset exchange in Thailand, Satang Corporation.
Crypto-Exchange Trends for 2020 and the Next Decade
Exchanges are the portals through which members of the general public can get their hands on Bitcoin, Ethereum and other coins. They are the vehicles of wider crypto adoption.
Bad news for Bithumb: Government slams Korean exchange with massive surprise tax
South Korea’s biggest crypto exchange is slammed with new $67M tax bill. A bad year for Korean crypto just got worse.
Coinbase Wallet to remove DApp browser to comply with Apple's policy
Coinbase Wallet, Coinbase's mobile cryptocurrency wallet, may soon remove its DApp browsing feature according to a message appearing in the app. According to Coinbase, it is removing the DApp browser functionality "in order to comply with App Store policy."
Wells Fargo Invests $5M in Startup Connecting Crypto Exchanges and Banks
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China files 84 patents for central bank digital currency
North Korea Is Expanding Its Monero Mining Operations, Says Report
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