Crypto exchange BitMEX has added Bermuda, Hong Kong, and the Seychelles to its list of locations with total trade access restrictions. The newcomers join a group made up of jurisdictions including the US, Quebec, and North Korea.
Binance is looking to create partnerships with governments, enterprises, and cryptocurrency and blockchain firms to participate in the exchange’s Venus initiative, which will see the exchange help with the development of new stablecoins on its own blockchain, Binance Chain.
A bug in Coinbase’s sign-up page caused registration details of 3,420 users to be stored in clear text on one of the exchange’s internal servers. Coinbase claims it was able to tie up loose ends before the information was “improperly accessed, misused, or compromised.”
US customers will finally be able to use global cryptocurrency exchange Binance, as Binance anticipates the launch of its new US division within the next few months.
After a long series of delays over regulatory compliance issues, Bakkt is finally on track for a September 23 launch of a platform for daily and monthly futures.
Coinbase Commerce, an app that allows merchants to accept payments in crypto, will now offer support for Coinbase’s USDC stablecoin thanks to the February Ethereum network update (otherwise known as Constantinople).
Samsung’s private key wallet, the Blockchain KeyStore, initially launched with support for Ether and other ERC-20 tokens. Now, the wallet will support bitcoin, though such support will be limited to Samsung‘s S10 and Note10 devices and be only available in Canada, Germany, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, the US, and the UK.
The UK Advertising Standards Authority has claimed that a BitMEX bitcoin ad placed in the Times of London misled investors by using a log chart to disproportionately highlight the crypto’s growth while hiding price drops.
London-based bank Barclays will no longer work with crypto exchange Coinbase. While the exchange has already found a replacement in ClearBank, the breakup with Barclays means UK Coinbase users will no longer have access to the Faster Payments Service for the time being, also meaning that deposits and withdrawals will take much longer on the […]
Unlike most blockchains, the XRP network displays transactions that have only been paid in part. Unfortunately for crypto exchange Beaxy, traders exploited this feature to pay a small price for large amounts of XRP, forcing the exchange to roll back a number of trades made at the time.