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Swiss Exchange SIX is Creating Its Own Stablecoin

SIX is working to develop its own “stablecoin”—a digital currency pegged to the Swiss franc.

Russia’s Central Depository to Launch Digital Asset Ledger in June

Russia’s National Settlement Depository (NSD) is planning to launch its digital asset ledger in Switzerland next month.

Dutch Man Arrested for Bitcoin Mining Fraud Worth Over $2.2M

A bitcoin mining fraud worth more than €2 million ($2.2 million) has led to the arrest of a 33-year-old man in the Netherlands.

Calastone’s Blockchain Platform DMI Goes Live

The mutual funds network also revealed that it will be ushering in a new service called the Sub-Register.

Ethereum-Based SprinkleXchange to List First Company in June

Ethereum-based stock exchange SprinkleXchange is purportedly listing its first company in June.

ABN AMRO to Launch Blockchain-Based Inventory Platform, Crypto Wallet Plans Dropped

The blockchain platform will be released as a market utility, focusing first on refined metals and gradually expanding to accommodate other “dry” bulk commodities.

South Korean Exchanges See Highest Fiat Influx

South Korean crypto exchanges have posted the highest fiat influx.

Top Banks Purportedly Investing $50M for Blockchain-Based Digital Cash Settlement System

Some of the world’s largest banks are purportedly setting aside roughly $50 million to create a blockchain-based digital cash settlement system.

Bitfinex to List New LEO Token Today

The exchange reportedly reached its $1 billion target from LEO’s token sale in 10 days.

Ripio Launching Crypto Exchange for Argentina, Brazil, Mexico

The exchange’s official launch window has been set for mid-June.

World Bank, CommBank Partner to Enable Recording of Secondary Trading on Blockchain

The World Bank and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CommBank) have collaborated to use blockchain technology in recording of secondary market bond trading.

Blockchain-Based Marketplace for Digital Collectibles Goes Live

Blockchain-based marketplace for digital collectibles, dubbed Meme Factory, has officially launched.

ObEN Debuts PAI News Featuring 3D “Satoshi” Avatar

ObEN is launching an AI newscaster with a 3D “Satoshi” avatar to deliver content through PAI News.

Opera Adds TRON Support, More Blockchains to Be Integrated

Opera has so far declined to reveal any specifics regarding when exactly TRON will be rolled out for its browser.

SEC Fines Blockchain Author & His Firm Over Securities Violations

The SEC has slapped blockchain author Alex Tapscott and investment company NextBlock Global with fines because of violations in securities.