Browsing the "Digital Assets" Tag

Germany’s No. 2 Exchange Launches Bitcoin Spot Trading

| William Foxley

BSDEX is trading one pair -- the bitcoin/euro -- and will gradually open up to more retail and institutional investors.

The Crypto Custody Conundrum: What Are We Even Talking About?

| Noelle Acheson

New tech usually struggles with vocabulary, says Noelle Acheson. With bitcoin, the confusion rubs off integral concepts in securities legislation.

Philippines’ UnionBank Launches Stablecoin, Conducts Country’s First Bank Blockchain Transaction

| William Foxley

The group ran its first transaction between three rural banks in an effort to improve its remittance offerings.

Monarch Unveils a Marketplace and Crypto Trading Platform

| Daniel Kuhn

Monarch aims to streamline the crypto industry by offering a suite of services while supporting 1,900 different currencies.

Thai Stock Exchange Building Digital Assets Platform for 2020 Launch

| Yogita Khatri

The Stock Exchange of Thailand has confirmed it's building a digital assets platform that it expects to launch next year.

Deutsche Börse, Swisscom Team Up to Build Digital Asset ‘Ecosystem’

| Yogita Khatri

Deutsche Börse has partnered with telecoms and IT provider Swisscom and fintech firm Sygnum to build solutions for the digital assets space.

Fidelity’s Man: Can Tom Jessop Bridge Crypto and Wall Street for Good?

| Marc Hochstein

CoinDesk profiles Fidelity's Tom Jessop, who is leading the firm's effort to link the worlds of digital assets and Wall Street.

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Asset-Backed Securities: Entering the Crypto Conversation in 2019

| Charlie Moore

There's a growing consensus that DLT supports the credit sector's digital transformation goals, says Charlie Moore of Global Debt Registry.

US Lawmakers File Bill to Exempt Cryptocurrencies from Securities Laws

| Stan Higgins

Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives are seeking to exempt cryptocurrencies and certain other digital assets from securities laws.

Fidelity Is Launching a Crypto Trading Platform

| Nikhilesh De

Fidelity Investments, one of the world's largest financial services providers, is launching a crypto trading and storage platform.