BlockFi Decreases Minimum Deposits for Interest Bearing Accounts

BlockFi has lowered minimum deposits for its BlockFi Interest Account (BIA). 

Aventus Reveals Ethereum-Based Protocol to Create Enhanced Ticketing Industry

The cryptocurrency-focused blockchain-based protocol, Aventus, announced its code release Aventus Classic intended to develop a more efficient and transparent ticketing industry. 

Tagomi Releases Platform that Allows Investors to Short Crypto

Crypto brokerage Tagomi rolled out its borrowing and lending platform to the broader public, empowering investors to short digital currencies like bitcoin and ethereum.

Digital Assets Platform Tassat Partners with AlgoTrader for Bitcoin Derivatives Launch

Institutional digital assets platform Tassat has collaborated with trading software provider AlgoTrader for the introduction of its cryptocurrency derivatives.

Kaleido Blockchain Now Offers Advanced Privacy Protection Service

Enterprise blockchain startup Kaleido turned to be the first to implement crypto privacy company QEDIT's zero-knowledge proof solution.

Blockstream’s Liquid Exchange Network Onboards Canada’s Bull Bitcoin

Fluid, a second layer tech for bitcoin made by Blockstream, just onboarded a new crypto partner.

French Authorities Won’t Tax Crypto-to-Crypto Trades, Will Tax Crypto-to-Fiat Sales

French economy minister Bruno Le Maire said that French officials won't charge tax on crypto-to-crypto exchanges, but will tax when digital currencies are sold for fiat cash.

Binance’s Dollar-Backed BUSD Will Be Available Next Week for Trading

Binance's new dollar-backed stablecoin, BUSD, developed in collaboration with the Paxos Trust Company, will be made accessible for trading on the crypto exchange the week of September 16. 

Tether Mints 300 Million USDT in Swap from Omni to Ethereum

Tether minted 300 million USDT in a swap from the Bitcoin-based (BTC) tokenization protocol Omni to Ethereum, but the corresponding burn has not yet occurred.

Huobi Purportedly Seeks Reverse IPO in Hong Kong

Crypto exchange Huobi seems to be planning a reverse initial public offering (IPO), as per a document posted with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX).

Report: France Says It Cannot Authorize Facebook Libra in Europe

France intends to obstruct the advancement of Libra — Facebook's proposed stablecoin payments system — in Europe.

SatoshiLabs Releases Beta Version of Bitcoin-Only Firmware

SatoshiLabs, the Prague-based producer of hardware crypto wallets Trezor, rolled out a beta version of its new firmware that supports Bitcoin (BTC) solely. 

Ethereum Co-Founder Joe Lubin Joins Governing Board of Hyperledger

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin is to join the board of the Linux Foundation-led blockchain consortium Hyperledger.

Chinese Police Purportedly Shut Down ICO Startup’s Office

The local police have purportedly shut the workplaces of Chinese initial coin offering (ICO) startup GXChain.

Binance US Seeks to Start Onboarding Clients Next Week

The biggest cryptocurrency exchange by volume is making its U.S. debut one week from now.