Ripio Launching Crypto Exchange for Argentina, Brazil, Mexico

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

Cryptopia Ceases Operations, Goes Into Liquidation

Cryptopia has announced that it is completely putting a stop to all operations and is currently in liquidation.

Boerse Stuttgart Launches Exchange-Traded Notes for XRP, Litecoin

Boerse Stuttgart has introduced trading for exchange-traded notes (ETNs) based on two cryptocurrencies—XRP and litecoin (LTC).

Securitize Partners with tZero, Open-Sources Its In-House Protocol

Securitize is collaborating with one of the blockchain industry’s biggest security token exchange firms as it open-sources the code behind its in-house protocol.

U.S. SEC Has Another Crypto-Backed Exchange-Traded Fund to Review

The SEC has revealed a new proposal for a cryptocurrency-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF) from Crescent Crypto Index Services.

Zebpay Launches Crypto Exchange in Land Down Under

Zebpay has enabled buying and selling of cryptocurrencies in AUD.

Fusang Exchange Appoints New Chairman of Board of Directors

Fusang Exchange has appointed General Tan Sri (Dr.) Dato’ Paduka Mohamed Hashim Bin Mohd. Ali (Rtd) as the new Chairman of its Board of Directors.

SIX Stock Exchange May Issue Its Own Token to Digitize Traditional Assets

Switzerland’s top stock exchange SIX said may issue a token in order to attain its goal of digitizing traditional assets.

NAGA Releases Its Crypto/Fiat Exchange

NAGA has revealed the launch of its cryptocurrency exchange

Bitfinex Shareholder Kicks Off Pre-Orders for Exchange’s Token Sale

One of the shareholders of iFinex, the parent company of Bitfinex, has already started pre-orders for the token sale.

CEO: London Stock Exchange Waiting for “Interesting” Blockchain Application

The CEO of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) said that the exchange is going for the wait-and-see approach in dealing with blockchain.

US DOJ Hits Two Individuals with Bank Fraud Charges

Two individuals have been charged with running “shadow banking” service for cryptocurrency exchanges.

Huobi Group Wants to Gain 80 More Exchange Partners in Emerging Markets

The Huobi Group plans to split profits 50/50 with exchange partners.

SEC Temporarily Suspends Trading of Shares in Bitcoin Generation

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is provisionally putting on hold the trading of shares in cryptocurrency exchange and mining company Bitcoin Generation (BTGN).

Digitex Futures Reschedules Zero-Fee Futures Exchange Launch

Zero-fee futures exchange Digitex Futures was forced to delay its launch schedule due to development hiccups.