70% of Crypto Exchanges Have Complied With CoinMarketCap’s Transparency Initiative
Crypto data provider CoinMarketCap says most listed exchanges have complied with its transparency-boosting mandatory data requests.
Crypto Exchange Binance.com to Block US Customers from Trading
Binance.com, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, is revamping its internal policies and cracking down on wayward users.
Expert explained why LocalBitcoins abandoned cash
Peer-to-peer crypto exchange platform LocalBitcoins has switched off the possibility to buy/sell cryptocurrency for cash during a face-to-face meeting due to regulatory pressure. That’s what GR & PR director of MISSION Alexey Pospehov told LetKnow.News.
Biggest Crypto Exchange Takes on Tether With Own Stablecoins
Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, will begin issuing so-called stablecoins “in a matter of weeks to a month or two," Chief Financial Officer Wei Zhou said in a phone interview. Traders use these lower-volatility coins to facilitate transactions and to park funds during wild swings in prices, and until now, Tether has been the undisputed market king.
Crypto Exchange Bits Of Gold Wins Supreme Court Battle Over Bank Block
Cryptocurrency exchange Bits of Gold has won a notable legal victory over an Israeli bank in its bid to keep access to banking services.
Chainalysis: 64% of Ransomware Attackers Launder Proceeds via Crypto Exchanges
United States-based blockchain intelligence firm Chainalysis claims that 64% of ransomware attack cash-out strategies involve the laundering of funds via cryptocurrency exchanges. The data was revealed in a Chainalysis webinar attended by Cointelegraph on May 30.
3 Essentials Of The «Right» Crypto Exchange
As the Crypto market bull gathers pace, the most obvious desire for most Crypto fans and the general public is to buy Cryptocurrencies.
Japan Officially Approves Bill to Amend National Legislation Governing Crypto Regulation
The Japanese House of Representatives has officially approved a new bill to amend national laws that govern crypto regulation, Cointelegraph Japan reported on May 31.
Ethereum-Based Stock Exchange Plans First Company Listing in June
SprinkleXchange, a stock exchange built on ethereum, is reportedly listing its first company next month.
Bitfinex Will List Its New Exchange Token Starting Monday
Crypto exchange Bitfinex will list its new exchange token, LEO, on Monday after purportedly raising $1 billion from the initial offering.
$84 million BTC short position closed on the Bitfinex exchange
Hong Kong-based crypto exchange Bitfinex saw a short position worth around $84 million (10,500 BTC) closed on Thursday as the long/short dynamics on the major exchange dropped from 52% short to under 40% in a matter of minutes.
Bitfinex Token Sale Has Lined Up $1 Billion in Commitments, Shareholder Says
Bitfinex’s parent company has received $1 billion in hard and soft commitments for its exchange token sale, according to a shareholder involved in the process.
Bitfinex and Tether: what to expects on the crypto market after the trial
Litigation of the US Attorney General’s Office with Tether and Bitfinex made nervous the users of Hong Kong crypto exchange and holders of stable coin USDT. However, it is likely that instead of attacks on crypto companies, this precedent will force the authorities to change their attitude towards the crypto industry and formulate adequate regulation of the crypto market.
Binance hack puts the all-time total sum stolen from cryptocurrency exchanges over $1.35 billion
With the recent hack of Binance, the all-time total stolen from cryptocurrency exchanges has surpassed $1.35 billion, according to The Block's research.
Three reasons for the growth in trading volume on the DEX-exchanges
Since Bitcoin overcame the psychological mark of $ 5000, the market has revived and, as a result, trading volumes have grown not only on ordinary trading platforms, but also on decentralised crypto exchange. And there are three reasons for that.
Malaysia’s Stock Exchange to Develop Blockchain PoC for Security Borrowing and Lending
Kuala Lumpur-based Bursa Malaysia, the country’s stock exchange, is working on a blockchain-enabled security borrowing and lending proof-of-concept (PoC). English-language local media Bernama reported on the developments on May 6.
XRP Ledger’s ‘partial vulnerability allows user to siphon 7 million XRP’: Bitrue sheds light on ‘bug’
Bitrue exchange detailed the XRP Ledger’s “partial payment vulnerability” to its users and other exchanges that support and list XRP. The exchange also mentioned that it was successful in stopping a user abusing the bug on its platform.
Crypto Crime May Have Cost Sector $1.2 Billion in Q1, Says Report
Losses arising from cryptocurrency hacks and fraud may have reached as high as $1.2 billion in the first quarter of the year, new research from blockchain analytics firm CipherTrace suggests.
Tether Lawyer Admits Stablecoin Now 74% Backed by Cash and Equivalents
The USDT stablecoin is only about 74 percent backed by fiat equivalents as of April 30, says its issuer’s general counsel.
How the exchanges met the «thaw» on the crypto market
The first signs of “thaw” can be noticed on the crypto-market. In April, the BTC rate strengthened above $5,000, which gave the industry hope for a soon-to-come recovery. But while business is waiting for spring, crypto exchanges do not waste time and are trying to get a bigger share of the market.