Author: MattMcall

Bitfinex Introduces New Fees, Bitmex Rejects Claims It Trades Against Its Customers

Bitfinex Introduces New Fees, Bitmex Rejects Claims It Trades Against Its Customers In recent cryptocurrency exchange news, Bitfinex has introduced new withdrawal fees, the CEO of Bitmex has refuted accusations that the exchange’s in-house trading desk trades against its customers, and Malta-based Bistraq Exchange has commenced operations. Also Read: Stablecoins Fetch […]

Isle of Man Updates Registration Rules for Cryptocurrency Businesses

Isle of Man Updates Registration Rules for Cryptocurrency Businesses The financial regulator of the Isle of Man recently introduced changes to its policy governing the registration of companies in the cryptocurrency industry. The British Crown dependency in the Irish Sea is also tightening rules applicable to projects that conduct initial […]

IMF: Central Banks Could Issue Digital Currency

IMF: Central Banks Could Issue Digital Currency Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has said central banks throughout the world should consider issuing digital currency to make transactions more secure. At a recent conference in Singapore, Lagarde argued that state-backed cryptocurrencies could satisfy public policy […]

Mint Exchange Opens Trading for FX Brokers and Institutions

Mint Exchange Opens Trading for FX Brokers and Institutions As cryptocurrency is steadily taking over the online forex trading industry, more and more specifically tailored solutions are being developed. The latest example is an institutional-grade venue built on the widely used Integral FX platform, Mint Exchange. Also Read: GMO Internet […]

How Brian Armstrong, CEO of Coinbase, Became a Crypto Billionaire

How Brian Armstrong, CEO of Coinbase, Became a Crypto Billionaire San Francisco-based cryptocurrency startup Coinbase has had a spectacular couple of years. A recent funding round valued the firm at $ 8 billion, making its CEO, Brian Armstrong, worth $ 1.3 billion. Coinbase Expanding into All Areas of Cryptocurrency For […]