Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Is Moving Away From Its No-Account Model Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift has launched a new membership program that will eventually become mandatory for its users. Positioned as a loyalty…

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Report: Huobi Acquires Controlling Share in Investment Company via Backdoor Listing Chinese cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has reportedly acquired the controlling stock interest in Hong Kong-based Pantronics Holdings Ltd. through a backdoor listing deal, local…

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S. Korea’s Top Crypto Exchange Upbit Defies Bear Market, Posts $100 Million Profits in Q3 2018 South Korea’s largest crypto exchange, Upbit —  a crypto-only platform run by a subsidiary…

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Coinsquare, a little-known Canadian crypto exchange, is entering the European market to help businesses in the flowering industry with fiat pairs, including Ripple-to-fiat. Europe Meets Coinsquare To be frank, the…

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BitMEX Rents World’s Most Expensive Skyscraper, Rising Status of Crypto Exchanges Popular crypto exchange BitMEX, widely recognized for its Bitcoin and Ethereum margin trading system, has rented out the world’s…

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Huobi Launches New Service to Streamline Token Listing Application Process Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange Huobi Group has launched a new product designed to streamline the token listing application process. According to a statement…

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Coinbase to Pursue Decentralized Form of Identification Following Acquisition Cryptocurrency exchange and wallet service Coinbase has acquired San Francisco-based startup Distributed Systems Inc., which works on decentralized identity solutions, according to an August 15 announcement.…

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Bitmain, the biggest crypto conglomerate in the global market, is expected to conduct one of the largest initial public offerings (IPOs) in history, alongside Visa and Facebook. $18 Billion IPO…

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Binance Offers First Look At Planned Decentralized Crypto Exchange Cryptocurrency exchange Binance unveiled the platform’s first look at its upcoming decentralized exchange (DEX) on Thursday. Binance, one of the world’s…

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South Korea’s two largest crypto exchanges UPbit and Gopax are backed by the country’s biggest bank and internet company Shinhan Bank and Kakao. Importance of Shinhan Bank’s Involvement The vast…

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Former Pershing Exec Jeff Horowitz Joins Coinbase as Chief Compliance Officer Major U.S. cryptocurrency wallet and exchange Coinbase announced in a July 31 blog post that ex-Pershing exec Jeff Horowitz will join the company as…

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Following the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) decision to deny the Winklevoss’s Bitcoin ETF application, investors in the cryptocurrency market panicked, taking the bitcoin price below the $8,000 threshold. The…

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Australia: Crypto Exchange Bitcoin.Com.Au Appoints Ex-Exec of Accounting Giant PwC as CEO Australian cryptocurrency exchange bitcoin.com.au has appointed former consulting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) executive Ben Ingram as its new CEO, Business Insider…

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Malta: Crypto Exchange Binance Backs Plans to Create First Decentralized, Tokenized Bank The world’s second largest crypto exchange, Binance, is backing plans to create a blockchain-based bank with tokenized ownership, Bloomberg reports today, July 12. The…

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Decentralized Crypto Exchange Bancor Reports ‘Security Breach,’ Remains Down for ‘Maintenance’ Decentralized cryptocurrency platform Bancor halted operations Monday, July 9, as it investigates what it calls a “security breach,” reportedly involving over $12 mln.…

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Social trading network eToro will release their crypto wallet by next month ahead of their exchange launch set for Q4 2018. In an interview with NewsBTC, the Managing Director said…

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