Beyond KYC: Regulators Set to Adopt Tough New Rules for Crypto Exchanges
Exchanges will likely have to collect information about their clients' crypto transactions under new global standards expected in June.
Bahamas Securities Regulator Proposes Rules for Token Sales
The Securities Commission of the Bahamas is pushing for a new token framework to draw blockchain businesses to the island nation.
Ripio Is Launching a Crypto Exchange for 3 Latin American Nations
Ripio, a startup working to boost crypto adoption in Argentina, is widening its scope with a new exchange serving Argentina, Mexico and Brazil.
SEC’s Crypto Czar Says Exchanges That List IEOs May Face Legal Risks
Certain initial exchange offerings (IEOs) may be breaking U.S. securities laws, an SEC official said.
Securitize Open-Sources Its Protocol, Partners With tZERO Token Exchange
Securitize has partnered with Overstock subsidiary tZERO as it open-sources the code behind its in-house protocol.
CoinGecko Unveils Exchange ‘Trust Score’ to Fight Fake Volume Data
Crypto market data aggregator CoinGecko has a unveiled a new "trust score" for its system of ranking exchanges.
Boston Fed Announces Plans To Design a Blockchain ‘Supervisory Node’
The Boston Federal Reserve is close to launching their own private supervisory node.
Hong Kong Fund’s Projected $400 Million Overstock Investment Ends With $5 Million Close
GSR Capital has closed on its investment in Overstock.com's tZERO, security token platform, after months of delays.
BitGo Hires Former Wall Street Forex Trading Exec
Crypto custody provider BitGo has hired Nick Carmi, former head of forex trading at a number of Wall Street banks.
Bitstamp Hires Ex-Coinbase Trading Head to Court Wall Street Money
Europe-based crypto exchange Bitstamp has hired former Coinbase trading head and Wall Street veteran Hunter Merghart to lead its U.S. operations.