Exchanges

Coinbase Adds Cross-Border Wire Transfers for Whales in Europe and Asia

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase has launched cross-border wire transfers and expanded custody services for institutional customers in Asia, the U.K. and Europe.

Crypto CEO Sentenced to 3-Year Jail Term for Faking Trading Volume

| Daniel Palmer

Two execs from South Korean crypto exchange Komid have been given jail time for faking trading volume and deceiving investors.

South Korean Exchange Loses $5 Million in Accidental Bitcoin Airdrop

| Nikhilesh De

South Korean exchange Coinnest reportedly lost around $5 million when it airdropped bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies instead of WGT.

Coinbase Hires New Compliance Chief for UK Operations

| Yogita Khatri

U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase has hired a new U.K. head of compliance with three decades of experience in the industry.

Who’s Left, Joined and Almost Joined Coinbase Since Its $300 Million Raise

| Anna Baydakova

A roundup of notable recent departures and hirings at Coinbase, one of the most coveted places to work in the crypto industry.

Thai Stock Exchange Plans to Launch a Token Trading Platform

| Yogita Khatri

The Stock Exchange of Thailand is looking to capitalize on investor interest in cryptos by offering a new digital assets exchange.

OKCoin Founder Star Xu Seeks to Acquire Public Firm for $60 Million

| Daniel Palmer

OKCoin founder Star Xu may be seeking a possible backdoor IPO by buying a majority stake in a Hong Kong-listed company.

QuadrigaCX Crypto Exchange Users Still Can’t Get Their Money Out

| Nikhilesh De

QuadrigaCX users' concerns were compounded by the exchange's announcement that its CEO had died more than a month earlier.

Binance Targets EU, UK Traders With New Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

Binance has launched a new fiat-to-crypto exchange on the self-governing British island of Jersey.

Game of Coins: Inside the Paxos-Gemini Stablecoin Discount War

| Leigh Cuen

Here's why several stablecoins saw sudden bursts of activity over the past three months.