Earlier this week, Bloomberg reported Barclays, the $51 billion banking giant, is planning to launch a cryptocurrency trading desk to allow its clients to invest in the cryptocurrency market. Barclays spokesman Andrew Smith said that the bank is monitoring developments...
Christopher Franko claimed to have received an email from Binance stating that a listing costs 400 BTC. The exchange's CEO quickly refuted this claim with sharp words about "shitcoins". Christopher Franko Claims to Receive Quote from Binance Recently, Expanse co-founder Christopher...
On Wednesday morning, the Hong Kong Economic News (HKEN) speculated that Arthur Hayes’ trading platform BitMEX sealed a deal that would see the cryptocurrency exchange paying the world’s most expensive rental rates per square foot. BitMEX Makes It Big With...
In an official blog post, Coinbase announced the launch of Ethereum Classic (ETC) on it’s platform Coinbase Pro (formerly GDAX). Users can now deposit ETC and trade the asset for USD, EUR and Bitcoin. The company stated: “We are...
Bitfinex has reportedly opened an account with HSBC using a likely shell company called "Global Trading Solutions." As of the time of writing, it is unclear whether HSBC is aware that Global Trading Solutions has any connection to the...
Following the last week's decision of South Korea Blockchain Association to approve 12 crypto exchanges, a lot of crypto investors seemed shocked that Bithumb received a pass. According to the review, all of the exchanges that were approved are...
Popular "membership-free" exchange ShapeShift has unexpectedly added member accounts. For now, the accounts are optional, but they will eventually become obligatory for all users of the exchange. ShapeShift promises better rates and FOX token rewards to users who create...
An anonymous source close to LedgerX has revealed that the crypto startup is nearly ready to launch new trading options tied to Ethereum, the second most valuable crypto asset in terms of market capitalization. LedgerX has made no official...
A Wall Street Journal piece recently revealed that journalists at the publication suspected that 'instant' exchanges, such as ShapeShift, were being used to launder over $90 million in "dirty money." So here we are again — cryptocurrencies, especially the...

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