Messaging App LINE Secures Crypto Business License in Japan

LINE, supplier of Japan's most mainstream messaging application, has recently been granted a digital currency business permit in the nation.

Binance Announces Acquisition of Crypto Exchange JEX

Binance has revealed the procurement of crypto exchange JEX in a bid to boost its crypto derivatives offerings for professional traders.

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.

South Korea’s Kakao Seeks to List Its Klay Token on Chinese Exchange

South Korea’s Kakao is seeking to list its cryptocurrency on an exchange, but it may not be able to list the token locally.

Thai Crypto Exchange Bitcoin Co. Ltd. to Shut Down Operations

Thailand's top crypto exchange Bitcoin Co. Ltd. is shutting down its entire trading operations.

Santiago Stock Exchange to Form Blockchain Association

A new Hyperledger blockchain effort is seeking to stabilize the Chilean stock market and draw in overseas investors.

Crypto Exchange CGEX to Halt Operations Next Month

CGEX, the Malta-based crypto exchange established by South Korean Coinone, will halt its operations in September.

Gemini Exchange Joins USD Payment Platform Silvergate

Gemini's institutional clients are now allowed to execute in U.S. dollars "24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year" through the network.

Australian Securities Exchange Partners with Digital Asset, VMWare to Build Blockchain Platform

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) is partnering with fintech company Digital Asset and VMWare to move its present exchange platform onto distributed ledger technology.

Deribit to Provide Bulk Crypto Derivatives Trading

Deribit asserts it's going to be the first crypto futures and options exchange for offering large-volume trades of bitcoin and ether derivatives.

Gemini Opens Its Doors to Australian Customers

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini revealed that it is formally opening its doors to clients in Australia.

South Korea’s Prixbit Closes Down over Banking Woes

South Korea’s Prixbit cryptocurrency exchange has formally shut down.

Japan’s Biggest Gift Card Exchange Plans to Use Blockchain for Global Expansion

Japan’s biggest gift card exchange plans to utilize blockchain to expand internationally.

South Korea’s Coinone Announces Official Listing Criteria

South Korean crypto exchange Coinone has issued posting criteria, specifying a few details on what is required to be traded on the platform.

CEO of SIX’s Digital Asset Exchange Resigns over Strategy Disagreement

Switzerland-based SIX stock exchange has just lost a key official in charge of its digital assets exchange, SDX.