Tag: Exchange

Gibraltar Exchange Obtains Insurance for Crypto Assets as Cyber Attacks Soar

Gibraltar Exchange Obtains Insurance for Crypto Assets as Cyber Attacks Soar With cyberattacks on the rise, Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX) has announced an insurance policy to cover its digital assets in partnership with Gibraltar-based Callaghan Insurance. Cryptocurrencies held in both the hot and cold wallets of the trading platform will […]

The Daily: Binance Offers Multiple Accounts, Huobi Plans Institutional Exchange

The Daily: Binance Offers Multiple Accounts, Huobi Plans Institutional Exchange In this edition of The Daily, cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced support for multiple accounts and we’ve got all the details. Elsewhere, digital asset exchange Huobi wants to launch a regulated platform for institutional investors under its Gibraltar license. Finally, […]

Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in November

Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in November Cryptocompare, the cryptocurrency market data aggregator, has published its monthly exchange review for November 2018, offering insights about the latest changes in the global market using transaction data from over 70 trading venues. Also Read: IRS to Face […]

Report: Troubled Crypto Exchange Wex Finds New Owner

Report: Troubled Crypto Exchange Wex Finds New Owner Cryptocurrency exchange Wex, successor of the infamous BTC-e, has a new owner. Dmitry Havchenko, a former Ukrainian entrepreneur turned separatist fighter, has reportedly bought the coin trading platform through a family member. He now wants to restore it and also to track […]

Chilean Court Rules in Favor of Closing Bank Accounts of Crypto Exchange Orionx

Chilean Court Rules in Favor of Closing Bank Accounts of Crypto Exchange Orionx In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court of Chile has ruled that state-owned Bancoestado was justified in closing the accounts of cryptocurrency exchange Orionx without explanation. The judges ruled that the bank acted in compliance with laws […]

Snowden: “Large Population” Believes in Bitcoin as Means of Exchange

Snowden: “Large Population” Believes in Bitcoin as Means of Exchange In a recent interview, former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) employee and National Security Agency (NSA) subcontractor turned whistleblower, Edward Snowden, argued that the price and value of bitcoin is an expression of the “large population” that believes in its “usefulness” […]

Fisco Completes Takeover of Japanese Crypto Exchange Zaif

Fisco Completes Takeover of Japanese Crypto Exchange Zaif Regulated Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has completed its business transfer. Fisco Cryptocurrency Exchange is its new operator, taking over from Tech Bureau. This follows Zaif’s September hack, which cost the exchange approximately $ 62 million in three different cryptocurrencies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan […]

Exchange News: Mt. Gox Trustee Extends Deadline, GBX Licensed in Gibraltar

Exchange News: Mt. Gox Trustee Extends Deadline, GBX Licensed in Gibraltar In recent exchange news, the Mt. Gox trustee will seek to extend the deadline for rehabilitation claims. In other news, Gibraltar Stock exchange has become the first national stock exchange to operate a regulated virtual currency exchange, and Okex […]

Hash Wars: A Successful BCH Upgrade and a ‘High Risk’ Exchange Listing

Hash Wars: A Successful BCH Upgrade and a ‘High Risk’ Exchange Listing It’s been close to four days since the Bitcoin Cash upgrade and the blockchain split that occurred on Nov. 15. Since the acrimonious fork, a lot has happened within the BCH ecosystem including a few exchanges listing both […]