Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Swedish Crypto Exchange BTCX Plans IPO in 2020

One of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges in Scandinavia wants to go public later this year, hoping it will enable traditional investors to participate in...

Bitcoin Falls Back After Briefly Breaking $9k Resistance

ViewBitcoin has all but erased the day's gains after pushing past the $9,000 resistance level this morning.A significant move back above $9,000 could trigger...

Binance in Talks to Launch Crypto Trading Joint Venture in Japan

Crypto exchange Binance is eyeing the launch of a new trading platform dedicated for the Japanese market.According to a blog announcement on Thursday, the...

Watch Civic’s CEO Talk About His New Cross-Border Payment System

Civic's Vinny Lingham joined us at the Digital Money Forum last week to talk about his new money transfer platform – a worldwide system...

2019’s DeFi Boom Creates New Questions for Tax Filing Season

The decentralized finance (DeFi) boom of 2019, leading to over $785 million in locked crypto assets, is already making accountants dizzy. If you lock up...

Crypto dealer SFOX Adds New Service for Fund Managers to Invest in Digital Assets

San Francisco Open Exchange unveiled Thursday its new “Separately Managed Account Solution” to help investors create their own crypto trading strategies. The service enables...

Deribit Takes On New Trading Tools to Capture ‘Exploding’ Options Market

Amid increasing activity within the crypto derivatives market, software maker Trading Technologies (TT) announced Wednesday it would provide trading tools to users of leading...

Anchorage, Bison Trails Execs to Helm Libra’s New ‘Technical Steering Committee’

The Libra Association announced Thursday it had formed a technical steering committee to coordinate the design of the Libra platform.The new committee, composed of...

CabbageTech CEO Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison After Pleading Guilty in Fraud Case

Patrick McDonnell was sentenced to 33 months in federal prison Thursday after pleading guilty to charges of defrauding investors in his crypto trading firm...

Currency ‘Cold War’ Takes Center Stage at Pre-Davos Crypto Confab

ST. MORITZ — The United States may be entering a second Cold War, according to some investors, who seem mildly curious but otherwise unconcerned...