Crypto exchange

bithumb

Broker Confirms that Bithumb is on sale, Big Players ‘Interested’

An accounting firm has confirmed that Bithumb, the major crypto exchange in South Korea, is up for sale. The troubled Bithumb Holdings, which owns over 70 percent of the exchange, is actively looking for a buyer, as reported. Accounting firm Samjong KPMG, a joint venture firm that includes Dutch giant KPMG, told, one of the […]

Coincheck joins Japan-based exchanges GMO Coin and BitFlyer in supporting trading for Brave’s Basic Attention Token starting on July 21.

Coincheck Crypto Exchange Will Soon Offer Support for Bat Token

Cryptocurrency exchange based in Japan Coincheck will soon be offering support to BAT token holders. The virtual currency exchange will make Brave ‘s Basic Attention Token (BAT) available for trading starting on 21 July, according to Monex Group ‘s announcement on 13 July — the owner of Coincheck since its acquisition in 2018. Following the […]

Huobi open source DeFi blockchain

Huobi Open-Source DeFi Blockchain Now Live for Public Beta Testing

Huobi, a major cryptocurrency exchange, announced the public testnet launch of its open-source decentralized finance (DeFi) blockchain, Huobi Chain, on Feb 29. Its aim is to provide a regulatory-friendly framework for financial services companies to deploy applications in a variety of finance-related sectors. Huobi Chain incorporates a flexible governance model that supports both regulators and […]

crypto exchange coinbase registers as second class member with JVCEA

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Registers as 2nd-Class Member with JVCEA

The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) – the official self-regulatory organization for the crypto industry in Japan – announced on 2nd March 2020 that three additional companies have just registered as second-class members. Coinbase, Digital Asset Markets, and the Tokyo Hash have registered as reported by the JVCEA. Second-class members with the agency can […]

Swiss Stock Exchange partners with Omniex to access crypto exchanges

Swiss Stock Exchange Partners with Omniex to Access Crypto Exchanges

Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, SIX Swiss Exchanges, has announced a partnership with Omniex – a San Francisco based firm that develops trading platforms designed for institutional investors targeting the crypto-asset markets. According to a Feb 25 press release published by SIX Group, the partnership will provide the firm and its clients with a gateway to […]

Gemini is working with regulators to list filecoin

Crypto Exchange Gemini Is Working with Regulators to List Filecoin

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini is working with its regulators to support trading of Filecoin, the firm said in a blog post on Tuesday. The New York-based exchange said its custody unit would support the asset to start. The launch of the cryptocurrency’s mainnet is tentatively slated for sometime between mid-June and mid-July, as per the report […]

fcoin shuts down

Chinese Exchange FCoin Closes Down, Still Owes Users $125 Million

Zhang Jian, the founder of Chinese crypto exchange FCoin, revealed in a post earlier today that FCoin may not be able to pay the 7,000-13,000 BTC (that’s $67 million to $125 million) that it owes users. According to Zhang, the exchange hasn’t been hacked and isn’t an exit scam. But evidence suggests it might be […]

Binance cloud

Binance Cloud to Allow Users to Launch a Crypto Exchange within 5 Days

Binance’s newly released Binance Cloud platform might be somewhat different from what the crypto industry expects the new feature to be. After Binance founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) first hinted at the introduction of Binance Cloud on Feb 8, the new service has been officially released on Feb 17. It targets users willing to […]

OKEx launched its non-custodial exchange in test mode

OKEx Rolls Out Its Non-Custodial Exchange in Test Mode

Crypto exchange OKEx launches its non-custodial or decentralized exchange (DEX) – OKEx DEX – in test mode today. The DEX runs on OKEx’s native blockchain network, OKChain, a testnet of which went live today. According to the media, the testnet has been delayed by over six months. Earlier it was scheduled to get launched last […]

zebpay

Zebpay Returning to India Ahead of SC’s Decision on RBI Ban

Zebpay, the crypto exchange platform, is returning to India more than a year after closing down local crypto exchange operations due to the banking ban imposed by RBI. Under a new leadership team, the exchange has also revealed many upcoming new services, including a crypto-to-crypto exchange. It will also support a way for users to […]