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Crypto Unicorn Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Identity Experiment

| Leigh Cuen

The crypto unicorn is currently exploring decentralized-identity solutions, an effort that's playing out against a broader push to give users moreā€¦

Coinbase Adds Zcash to Retail Crypto Trading Service

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase is adding support for privacy-focused zcash, a week after its professional trading platform first added the coin.

Binance Releases Demo of Planned Decentralized Crypto Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

Binance has released a second video demo of its advancing decentralized crypto exchange, Binance DEX.

Crypto Exchange Poloniex Launches Institutional Trading Services

| Nikhilesh De

Poloniex announced it was opening institutional trading accounts as of Tuesday.

Fidelity, Bitmain and More Invest $27 Million in Crypto Trading Platform ErisX

| Nikhilesh De

ErisX has closed a $27.5 million Series B funding round to build a regulated crypto spot and futures market.

Coinbase Adds Privacy-Centric Crypto Zcash to Pro Trading Exchange

| Nikhilesh De

The announcement briefly caused the price of ZEC to spike.

Coinbase Quietly Opened Its OTC Crypto Trading Desk This Month

| Yogita Khatri

U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase opened its over-the-counter (OTC) crypto trading desk this month, Cheddar reports.

Tether Says Customers Can Once Again Deposit and Redeem Fiat

| David Floyd

Tether is again offering fiat redemption of its stablecoin USDT. Meanwhile, Bitfinex is now offering tether trading pairs with USD and EUR.

Gibraltar Stock Exchange Wins License for Blockchain Subsidiary

| Yogita Khatri

The blockchain subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange now has official approval from the island's financial regulator.

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The Crypto Insurance Market May Total $6 Billion. That’s Nowhere Near Enough

| Ian Allison

There is less than $5 billion of global capacity to insure crypto wallets held in custody. Coinbase has secured a significant chunk of that.