Tag: RoundUp

Regulations Roundup: Chinese Mining Farms Undergo Tax Inspection, Michigan Bans Campaign Donations in Cryptocurrency

Regulations Roundup: Chinese Mining Farms Undergo Tax Inspection, Michigan Bans Campaign Donations in Cryptocurrency In recent regulatory news, we report on an authorized mining company in China that has had its operations temporarily halted for tax inspection and implementation of real-name registration processes. We also look at the Michigan Secretary of […]

Exchanges Roundup: Revolut CEO Discusses Investment, Binance Launches Research Unit

Exchanges Roundup: Revolut CEO Discusses Investment, Binance Launches Research Unit In recent exchange news, the chief executive officer of Revolut has expressed doubt regarding the institutional appetite for cryptocurrency exposure, Binance has launched a new research division, and Etoro has begun the gradual rollout of its wallet for Android and […]

Exchanges Roundup: Binance ‘Very Healthy’ Despite Volume Drop, Gate.io Breached

Exchanges Roundup: Binance ‘Very Healthy’ Despite Volume Drop, Gate.io Breached In cryptocurrency exchange news, Binance’s CEO has described the exchange as “very healthy” despite the dramatic reduction in trade volume compared with early 2018, and Gate.io was recently breached via a malicious script added to web analytics provider Statcounter. Also, […]

Regulations Roundup: CFTC to Embrace DLT, SIM Swapping Task Force

Regulations Roundup: CFTC to Embrace DLT, SIM Swapping Task Force In recent regulatory news, the chairman of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission has predicted that distributed ledger technology will soon be adopted by the CFTC to monitor the financial markets, and a supervisor of the REACT Task Force […]

Exchanges Roundup: First UAE-Based Exchange, LXDX to Launch Security Token Offering

Exchanges Roundup: First UAE-Based Exchange, LXDX to Launch Security Token Offering A partnership between Al Zarooni Group, Crypto Bulls and Gulf Coin Gold has fostered the launch of the first cryptocurrency exchange registered in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). In other news, LXDX has announced that it plans to conduct […]

Exchanges Roundup: Luno Expects ‘Open’ South African Rules, Bitstamp Updates Engine

Exchanges Roundup: Luno Expects ‘Open’ South African Rules, Bitstamp Updates Engine In this edition of Exchanges Roundup, we look at a Luno executive’s belief that the South African government will introduce “open” crypto regulations. We also focus on Bitstamp, which expects a 1250x increase in matching speed after it integrates a […]

Exchanges Roundup: Devere Launches Crypto Fund, Binance Uganda Claims 40,000 Users

Exchanges Roundup: Devere Launches Crypto Fund, Binance Uganda Claims 40,000 Users Devere Group has announced the launch of a digital asset fund and Binance Uganda claims to have onboarded 40,000 users during its first week of operating. In other news, Grayscale’s quarterly report has estimated that 70 percent of the […]

ICO Roundup: SEC Annual Report, Israeli Offerings Raise $600 Million, Rapper Sued

ICO Roundup: SEC Annual Report, Israeli Offerings Raise 0 Million, Rapper Sued The annual report of the SEC’s Division of Enforcement has detailed the actions taken against initial coin offerings during the preceding financial year. Also, a report published by One Alpha estimates that Israeli ICOs have raised more than […]

Exchanges Roundup: Ironx Raises $22.3M in Private Sale, IDCM to Target STOs

Exchanges Roundup: Ironx Raises .3M in Private Sale, IDCM to Target STOs In this edition of Exchanges Roundup, we focus on Ironx, which has just wrapped up a $ 22.3 million private sale. We also look at International Digital Currency Markets’ plans to provide solutions for security token offerings, as […]

Markets Roundup: Spot BTC Markets Shrug CME Settlement, Pantera CEO on Cyclical Sentiment

Markets Roundup: Spot BTC Markets Shrug CME Settlement, Pantera CEO on Cyclical Sentiment In the cryptocurrency markets, the recent settlement of CME futures contracts appears to have exerted little impact on spot BTC prices, the CEO of Pantera Capital has shared his outlook on initial coin offerings, and October has […]