Digital Jersey, an independent organization that represents Jersey’s digital industries, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with cryptocurrency exchange Binance, according to a press release published June 11. Per the terms of the MOU, the two firms aim to develop a compliance base and
Sowa Labs, a subsidiary of Germany’s second largest stock exchange Börse Stuttgart, will release a cryptocurrency trading app later this year, according to the app’s website. The app, called Bison, will be available in September and will initially support trading of Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETC),
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Andrea Enria, the chairperson of the European Banking Authority (EBA), said that it could be more efficient to prohibit banks and other financial institutions from holding and selling cryptocurrencies, than to directly regulate crypto, the Financial Times (FT) reported Friday, March 9. Enria’s remarks follow
In another win for the adoption of Blockchain technology into the banking and finance world, top hedge fund AQR ($208 bln under management) has announced that it will begin investigating how to incorporate the nascent technology into its trading platforms. The company hopes to use the technology to
In its early days, discussions around the Blockchain industry bordered mainly around Bitcoin and financial technology (fintech). The debate on Bitcoin as a currency or commodity lingered for some period of time, as did the question of whether Blockchain can become successfully implemented within the