Crypto Custody Provider Legacy Trust Launches Digital Assets-Based Pension Plan

Crypto custody provider Legacy Trust is introducing one of the first digital assets-based pension plans.

Norwegian Bank Invests in Cryptocurrency Exchange Set up by Bjørn Kjos

A Norwegian savings bank has just put up an investment in a cryptocurrency exchange set up by local business tycoon Bjørn Kjos.

Huobi to Launch Low-Cost Blockchain Phone Next Week

Chinese crypto exchange Huobi plans to introduce its blockchain-powered smartphone Acute Angle in Southeast Asia next week.

PwC’s Luxembourg Branch to Accept Cryptocurrency Payments

"Big Four" auditing company PwC's Luxembourg department will acknowledge cryptocurrency payments from clients beginning next month.

BtcTurk Announces Sponsorship Deal with Football Club Yeni Malatyaspor

BtcTurk has inked a sponsorship deal with Yeni Malatyaspor, a football club competing in the nation’s football alliance, the Süper Lig.

HTC Leads $3M Series Funding for Blockchain Property Rights Firm Bitmark

Consumer electronics mammoth HTC led the $3 million Series A, which also witnessed participation from e-commerce giant Alibaba and investment companies WI Harper and Digital Currency Group.

Binance Introduces Two Platforms for Crypto Futures Products

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has introduced not one, but two test platforms for its anticipated crypto futures products. 

Coinbase Completes Acquisition of Xapo’s Custody Arm for $55M

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has acquired Xapo's custody arm in a deal purportedly worth $55 million.

Boxer Manny Pacquiao Launches Own Cryptocurrency

Philippine boxing champion and politician Manny Pacquiao has introduced his own cryptocurrency.

Firm Behind Zcash Reports Losses in First Quarter of 2019

The company behind privacy-centric cryptocurrency Zcash (ZEC), Electric Coin Company (ECC), detailed financial losses in the first quarter of 2019.

North Korea Denies Stealing $2 Billion from Banks and Crypto Exchanges

North Korea is denying allegations of getting $2 billion through hacking cryptocurrency exchanges and banks.

Seoul-Based Artbloc to Fractionally Sell High-End Art Using Blockchain

A Korean start-up will be fractionally offering two works by David Hockney in September.

UnionBank of the Philippines Launches Its Own Cryptocurrency

UnionBank has become the nation's first financial institution to roll out its native cryptocurrency.

Billionaire Investor to Launch Crypto Portfolio Platform

The crypto hedge fund is anticipated to oversee as much as $1 billion in investments.

Binance Funds Over 40 Developers to Create Open-Source Crypto Software

The exchange revealed Binance X on August 29, declaring that it was funding over 40 developers conducting a study into open-source crypto software.