Binance exchange is teaming up with Cred to offer cryptocurrency lending and borrowing services across its ecosystem.
ASIC, the Australian securities regulator, has updated its guidance for businesses involved with initial coin offerings and crypto assets.
Bank of Ireland, AIB and Ulster Bank, are using a Deloitte blockchain system to verify and track employees’ credentials.
Ben Delo, billionaire co-founder of crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX, has pledged to donate much of his wealth to global challenges.
Shinhan, one of the oldest and largest banks in South Korea, is using blockchain technology to speed up the approval process for loan products.
A European Central Bank council member has come out generally in favor of wholesale central bank digital currencies.
Binance has told TechCrunch it’s launching margin trading “soon,” after the crypto exchange accidentally revealed the service in a tweeted image.
Proxima Media, a firm founded by film producer Ryan Kavanaugh, has raised $100 million for a token that allows investment in film, TV and music.
iSTOX, a Singapore Exchange-backed security token platform, has joined a regulatory sandbox set up by Singapore’s central bank.
Japan’s financial watchdog is said to be inspecting crypto exchanges over anti-money laundering measures ahead of June’s G20 meeting.
A man has been arrested in the Netherlands for allegedly scamming investors out of over $2.2 million in a fake bitcoin mining scheme.
Blockchain-based live streaming service DLive has seen a 67 percent increase in users since popular YouTuber PewDiePie joined the platform in April.
A 33-year-old Australian IT contractor has been charged after he allegedly mined cryptocurrency on government computer systems.
Reports of cryptocurrency and foreign exchange scams surged in the U.K. last year, while total reported losses dropped, says the FCA.
Tech giant Amazon has been granted a patent for a proof-of-work (PoW) cryptographic system similar to those used by many blockchains.
Around a dozen banks are said to be spending $50 million to build a blockchain-based digital cash settlement system, according to Reuters.
Opera is working to integrate support for Tron’s TRX and TRC-standard tokens in its browser-based crypto wallet.
South Korean firm Dunamu, operator of cryptocurrency exchange Upbit, says it invested $46 million in 26 blockchain startups over the last year.
The U.S. securities regulator has settled with blockchain author Alex Tapscott and his investment firm NextBlock Global over securities violations.
Cryptopia, the crypto exchange hit by a major hack in mid-January, has appointed professional services firm Grant Thornton as liquidator.
The average assets under management (AUM) of global cryptocurrency hedge funds increased three-fold in the first quarter of 2019, new research from PwC and Elwood indicates.
South Korean electronics giant Samsung is planning to bring crypto and blockchain features to more phones across its Galaxy range.
New York-based users of Coinbase can now trade or store XRP on Coinbase.com or the crypto exchange’s iOS and Android mobile apps.
HTC has added Kyber Network’s liquidity protocol to its blockchain phone, enabling direct swaps between ERC-20 cryptocurrencies.
Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, Boerse Stuttgart, now offers trading in XRP and litecoin-based ETNs issued by XBT Provider.
Star Trek acting legend and producer William Shatner has joined an initiative to tackle fake memorabilia and collectibles using blockchain tech.
Figure Technologies, founded by former SoFi CEO Mike Cagney, has closed a $1 billion “uncommitted” line of credit on a blockchain.
Crypto wallet Abra now let users connect to “thousands” of U.S. banks. It’s also added withdrawals for all 30 supported cryptos.
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance said it is revamping security measures after losing some 7,000 bitcoin in a hack earlier this week.
Cryptocurrency trading firms held a Chicago meeting to discuss ways to prevent the rising numbers of hacks and scams in the industry.