Crypto Exchange

BitMEX announces to close registration for Japanese users

According to an official announcement by BitMEX , existing Japanese users on the exchange will not be able to place orders that would open a new position or increase an existing open position. The restrictions put on by the...

[Updated after Binance’s Clarification] Rumor – Binance Exchange is Under Attack

Clarified by Binance Coinnounce received Clarification regarding the Rumor, via email, from a Binance spokesperson: Binance's Chinese domain (binancezh.com) was experiencing DDoS issues earlier today, which have since been resolved. The "recent mailer" sent in an incorrect language to some users...

Binance launches mining pool as community fears the centralization of hash power

Changpeng Zhao owned cryptocurrency exchange Binance launched its mining pool "Binance Pool" on Monday. The crypto community is concerned over the increasing centralization of the hashing power. Binance pool will operate with zero fees until the end of the...

Crypto exchange Bitfinex launches social networking platform

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex owned and operated by iFinex Inc, headquartered in Hong Kong and registered in the British Virgin Islands, has rolled out a social networking platform for its users to share information and interact with each other. Bitfinex...

The Dutch crypto market faces challenges to comply with new anti-money laundering regulations

In an official blog, Bittr founder Ruben Waterman announced that his bitcoin exchange would be shutting down before the end of this month as the one-man operation does not have the capital to comply with the new regulations. Bittr...

Bakkt appoints a new interim CEO, as Mike Blandina exits after serving four months

Bakkt's parent company, ICE, informed that Mike Blandina would be replaced by the current M&A VP, David Clifton, as the interim CEO, while Adam White will continue to serve as the firm's president. Blandina had previously worked at companies...

First decentralized bitcoin exchange launched in Cuba

The Italian-Cuban entrepreneur Mazzola developed Cuba's first decentralized Bitcoin exchange QBita earlier this month. Currently, cryptocurrencies are not illegal in Cuba, and most businesses are kept out of the country due to regulatory uncertainties and decades-long sanctions put on...

BitMEX announces new futures contract with a 50X leverage

Crypto exchange derivatives giant BitMEX announced the launch of a new product this week. ETHUSD Quanto Futures will go live with 50x leverage starting May 5. The futures contract is defined as a cross-currency, cash-settled futures contract which has...

US law firm files against major crypto companies for allegedly selling unlawful securities to investors

According to MaltaToday report, a coordinated strike by a US law firm against some of the best-known companies in the cryptocurrency industry has also targeted Binance, the word's leading crypto exchange. The 11 lawsuits have named 42 defendants in...

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Switzerland’s government rejects COVID-19 relief request for crypto valley’s blockchain startups.

Heinz Tännler, Zug's finance director, requested for a CHF100 million ($103 million) relief package for the blockchain industry last...