Binance Adds Faster UK Pound Payments in New Fiat Funding Options

Malta-based digital currency exchange Binance has included a range of new fiat funding options since the first of the year, including quicker payments for U.K. pounds-bearing clients. 

Kraken Receives 50% More Law Enforcement Data Requests in 2019

Digital currency exchange Kraken has stated the expense of responding to law enforcement demands for user information is increasingly rising yearly. 

Report: SBI, GMO to Rent Mining Capacity at Facility in Texas

Possibly the world's largest bitcoin mine has purportedly joined two top corporate clients, SBI Holdings and GMO. 

Coinbase Pro Releases New Android App with 50 Trading Pairs Available

Coinbase Pro rolled out a new Android application on January 7, allowing professional investors utilizing the exchange to gain access to high-speed trades and other activities.

Messaging Tycoon LINE’s Crypto Exchange Bitbox to Delist XRP

Bitbox, the digital currency exchange by Japanese messaging tycoon LINE, is delisting XRP. 

SEC Examination Office Publishes Crypto Priorities in 2020

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will continue with its assessment of digital currency-based securities for U.S. retail investors. 

Report: Qatar Prohibits Cryptocurrency Trading

Qatar, the Middle East nation with a populace of more than 2.5 million, purportedly have prohibited digital currency trading. 

South Korean Presidential Committee Says Financial Institutions Should Be Allowed to Provide Crypto Products

Financial institutions should be permitted to provide digital currency products like derivatives, as indicated by a government advisory body in South Korea. 

China’s Central Bank Says Digital Currency Is ‘Progressing Smoothly’

The People's Bank of China (PBoC), the nation's central bank, has stated that its digital currency is “progressing smoothly.”

Competitors Prime Trust, Signature Bank Partner to Provide Instant Payments for Institutions

Crypto banking rivals Signature Bank and Prime Trust have collaborated in an attempt to appeal to institutional customers. 

Binance Futures Rolls Out Perpetual Contract for XRP

Binance Futures, the digital currency exchange's futures trading platform, has launched a perpetual contract for the XRP digital currency. 

Baidu Launches Blockchain-Based Service for Developers, Small Business to Build Dapps

Chinese internet tycoon Baidu released a blockchain-based service for developers and small and medium-sized businesses to develop decentralized applications or dapps.

Crypto Fund Sues Law Firm for ‘Erroneous’ Legal Services

Digital currency fund manager Digital Capital Management has sued law office Faegre Baker Daniels for giving "erroneous" legal advice.

What Crypto Lending Is, and Why You Need to Care About It

Crypto lending offers investors the chance to do something exciting, either with their own holdings, or someone else’s. While hundreds of thousands of people head...

DOJ Indicts US Citizen Selling Drugs in Exchange for Bitcoin

A U.S. person has been indicted for offering drugs on the dark web in return for bitcoin.