Ethereum-Based Bug Provides Hackers a Chance to Abuse Crypto Exchanges

The researchers have also discovered that many exchanges have not implemented the proper limits on GasToken usage and that it is possible to send numerous tokens to random addresses.

Crypto Exchange Huobi Launches Derivative Market Platform

The Huobi team states that the new platform will enable users to purchase or sell digital currencies “at predetermined prices at specified times in the future.”

SEC Chair: Crypto ETF Must Be Free from Manipulation

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton has stated on Tuesday that he does not see the possibility of a crypto ETF approval until fears regarding market manipulation are dealt with.

Bitstamp Implements Irisium Surveillance Platform

Bitstamp revealed on Tuesday that it is rolling out the Irisium Surveillance platform to monitor for market manipulation and suspicious activity.

Former Huobi Executive Unveils New Crypto Trading Platform

Huobi exchange’s former CTO James Ju has recently disclosed plans of launching his own crypto exchange BHEX.COM by the end of 2018.

VNX Exchange Teams Up with Luxembourg University for Crypto Security

VNX founder and CEO Alexander Tkachenko states that the partnership’s objective is to ensure the security of the platform.

Indonesia to Adopt Blockchain-based Futures Exchange

The Jakarta Futures Exchange has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Australian outfits Money and Allocated Bullion Exchange and Kinesis Money to introduce a blockchain-based exchange in Indonesia.

Singapore Exchange Outlines Rules for Listed Companies Launching ICOs

According to the issued guidelines, all listed firms aiming to launch an ICO are required to coordinate with SGX RegCo and provide a legal opinion from “reputable” firms explaining the tokens’ nature.

Indian Crypto Exchange CEO Requests Government Ministry to Provide Regulatory Clarity

Nischal Shetty, the CEO of Indian crypto trading platform WazirX, has appealed to the country’s finance minister Arun Jaitley, urging the government ministry to look into current regulations governing Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.   

Huobi’s Plans for Russia Cover More than Crypto Trading

Huobi also plans to delve into lending and renting space for Russian crypto miners, shaping the country’s regulations, and training homegrown Blockchain talents.

Gibraltar Stock Exchange Partners with Chong Sing Fintech, Prime Fintech for Blockchain Initiative

Hashstacs Inc. is slated to develop the Securities Trading Asset Classification Settlement (STACS) Protocol.

Canadian Court Takes Over Funds Due to Crypto Exchange’s Ownership Dispute

A Canadian court has taken control of $26 million CAD claimed by cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX because of a disagreement regarding the fund’s derivation.

New Crypto Exchange Security Scoring Model Provides Insurance Rates for Coin Owners

Group-IB has developed the scoring model in collaboration with Swiss insurance broker APIS AS’s CryptoIns.

Report Finds Many New York Crypto Exchanges Unsafe

A report by the New York State Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has discovered that numerous crypto asset exchanges lack the necessary consumer protections and safeguards, and are vulnerable to exploitation and manipulation.

SEC Brings KYC/AML Enforcement Threat to Decentralized Exchanges

Ethereum decentralized exchange IDEX’s decision to impose know-your-customer and anti-money laundering (KYC/AML) measures will most likely set a precedent to other decentralized exchanges, as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) intensifies its enforcement proceedings against exchanges.