Category: Cryptocurrency Exchange

Japan Finance Giant SBI Holdings To Launch Crypto Exchange In Summer 2018

The launch of SBI Virtual Currencies is expected this summer, SBI Holdings president Yoshitaka Kitao says it will use Bitcoin Cash as a settlement currency. Japan`s financial services giant SBI Holdings plans to launch its crypto exchange this summer, local media outlet Business Insider Japan reported April 27. According to a recent announcement by company

India To Get 30% Discount On Venezuelan Crude Oil If Paid For In Petro, Says Local Source

Local sources report that Venezuela has offered to give India a 30% discount on the sale of crude oil if they pay with Venezuela’s Petro coin. Venezuela will give India a 30 percent discount on crude oil, but only if India uses the state-issued Petro coin, according to an article published yesterday, April 29, from

Morgan Stanley Research: Defined Regulations Main Factor For Crypto Exchanges When Choosing Country

Well-defined, not necessarily lenient regulations are the main factor for crypto exchanges in deciding which country to settle in, say Morgan Stanley researchers. Thanks to its well-defined regulatory framework, Malta now accounts for the largest share of cryptocurrency trading volume in the world. This conclusion comes from a Business Insider report Sunday, Apr 29, that

US Crypto Lawyer David Silver On Why He’s To Thank For Industry’s Increased Gov’t Scrutiny

The lawyer responsible for at least eight major crypto-related lawsuits speaks to Cointelegraph about what sparked him on his crypto class action craze Silver Miller law firm seems to be involved in almost every crypto-related lawsuit out there today, representing aggrieved users who have allegedly lost money to crypto industry giants Coinbase, Cryptsy, Nano, Kraken,

Indian Exchange Takes Central Bank to Court Over Bank Ban

The Indian bitcoin community keeps fighting for their rights to operate freely in the country like any other industry. The latest show of defiance is a petition to the court against the actions of the Reserve Bank of India by the operators of a local exchange. Also Read: SPI Solar to Host 5,000 Bitcoin Miners

Brazil’s Biggest Investment Firm To Launch OTC Crypto Exchange, Local Sources Say

A new over-the-counter Bitcoin exchange could hit the Brazilian market after sources suggested traditional firm XP investimentos had launch plans. Brazil’s largest investment company XP Investimentos is allegedly seeking to launch an over-the-counter (OTC) Bitcoin exchange, local news outlet Portal do Bitcoin revealed Tuesday, April 17. Appearing to confirm documents filed with Brazil’s Department of

New York Attorney General’s Office Launches Inquiry Into Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms

The New York Attorney General has required thirteen major cryptocurrency exchanges to provide information on their operations and internal controls. New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman has launched the “Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative”, an “inquiry into the policies and practices” of digital currency trading platforms, according to a press release April 17. As part