Binance to Launch New Security Trading Platform with Malta Stock Exchange

MSX PLC, the Malta Stock Exchange’s fintech and digital asset subsidiary, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with crypto exchange Binance to mutually launch a new security token digital exchange.

Coinbase Gears Up to Provide Support for “Millions” of Tokens in the Future

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong thinks that today’s estimated 40 million crypto consumers can balloon to one billion in five years.

Coinbase to Launch Crypto ETF with BlackRock

Coinbase, a US-based crypto wallet and exchange service, is planning to build a cryptocurrency-based exchange-traded fund (ETF) with the Wall Street investment management mogul, BlackRock.

Topex Launches Crypto Exchange with Loss Compensation

Topex introduces a crypto exchange with daily loss compensation and profit distribution between TPX token holders.

Circle Names Ex-Homeland Security Official as New Legal Chief

According to Circle’s blog, the crypto startup welcomes former DHS acting general counsel Gus Coldebella to its legal and senior leadership team.

Brazil Distributes Questionnaires to Crypto Exchanges

The government has been sending out questionnaires to exchanges, instead of conducting an investigation on companies. Brazilian officials want to have an idea how crypto exchanges operate.

Huobi Crypto Exchange Appoints Zuckerberg’s Sister As Newest Advisory Board Member

Mark Zuckerberg’s elder sister Randi Zuckerberg has been appointed as the newest member of the advisory board of crypto exchange Huobi to lead the development of the platform's new public blockchain.

OKEx Implements New KYC and BTC Withdrawal Requirements

In a statement posted on the OKEx’s official website, users must first adhere with the new KYC rules or else they will be incapable of withdrawing their funds.

Binance Enters European Fiat Trading via Joint Initiative

The new trading platform, which is based in Liechtenstein, will allow the exchange of Swiss Francs and Euros against a number of the most popular digital currencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin.

China Blocks Online Access to 124 Overseas Crypto Exchanges

China — More than 100 offshore cryptocurrency exchanges are now being blocked by Chinese regulators from offering domestic trading in the country.

American Investors Can Now Purchase a Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Note

U.S. investors can now invest in Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETF) via an exchange-traded note (ETN) known as Bitcoin Tracker One.

Crypto Exchanges Unite with Winklevoss Twins’ Self-Regulatory Group

The Virtual Commodity Association, which was initially proposed last March, intends to “foster financially sound, responsible and innovative virtual commodity markets.”

Authorities Arrest Serbian Fraudster Over Alleged $2 Million Bitcoin Scam

A South Korean businessman has recently been defrauded in a €2 million Bitcoin deal in France.

SBI Holdings Increases Stake in LastRoots

Japanese investment company SBI Holdings has announced a new round of investment in LastRoots.

UAE-based Adab Solutions Introduces First Islamic Crypto Exchange

FICE, the first Islamic crypto exchange in the world, is devoted to “adhering to the high moral requirements set forth by the Shariah community.”