News

Crypto Adoption in Australia Grows Along With Concern Over Volatility

Around one in six Australians owns crypto, a report by Finder showed.

News  ·  17 June 2021

MSCI Is Considering Launching Crypto Indexes: Report

The index publisher’s CEO said he has spoken to experts and didn’t give a timeframe for a decision.

News  ·  17 June 2021
CoinFlash

Crypto.com Expands Institutional Reach With Fireblocks Integration

Fireblocks’ network includes liquidity providers, OTCs, hedge funds and digital asset managers.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Tezos

McLaren to Build NFT Platform on Tezos

Tezos' branding will be displayed on the race suits of McLaren's Formula 1 and IndyCar drivers.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Hires

BitMEX Hires Former JPMorgan Executive Director as Head of Custody

BitMEX said the appointment forms part of the firm's "beyond derivatives" strategy.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Hyperledger

Nornickel Launches Hyperledger-Based Tokens Backed by Nickel and Copper

Metal-backed tokens can teach institutional investors about digital assets, Nornickel believes.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Hong Kong

Regulated HK Crypto Exchange OSL Hires 6 Senior Staff

Two of the hires, Joe Zhou and Arion Ho, join OSL from the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

News  ·  17 June 2021
DeFi

Iron Finance’s Titan Token Falls to Near Zero in DeFi Panic Selling

"What happened is just the worst thing that could possibly happen considering their tokenomics," said Iron Finance investor Fred Schebesta.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs Starts Coverage of Silvergate Capital With Neutral Rating

The investment bank is encouraged by Silvergate's growth potential and network of customers but concerned about competition and regulatory uncertainty.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Politics

Republican House Campaign Arm to Accept Donations in Crypto

The crypto will be converted into U.S. dollars first, before being deposited into the National Republican Congressional Committee's account.

News  ·  17 June 2021
Bitcoin

World Bank Denies El Salvador’s Request for Technical Assistance on Bitcoin

The financial institution cited environmental concerns.

News  ·  17 June 2021
DeFi

Polychain, Pantera Back $14M Funding Round for DeFi Derivatives Platform SynFutures

Bybit, Wintermute, CMS, Kronos and IOSG Ventures also kicked in.

News  ·  17 June 2021
CoinFlash

BIS Launches Innovation Hub With Nordic Central Banks Focusing on CBDCs

The launch of the Nordic hub marks the fifth BIS Innovation Hub Centre to be opened in the past two years.

News  ·  16 June 2021
U.K.

Most UK Financial Advisers Would Steer Clear of Crypto and Meme Stocks: Poll

More than 90% of IFAs surveyed say they would never recommend investing in crypto.

News  ·  16 June 2021
Panama

Panama to Present Crypto-Related Bill in July

Following El Salvador, opposition politician Gabriel Silva says he is seeking consensus to make cryptocurrency legal tender in Panama.

News  ·  16 June 2021