Tag Archives: Cryptocurrency Exchange

New York Regulator: Binance And Kraken Are Susceptible To Manipulation

US Regulator Calls Out Leading Crypto Exchanges On Tuesday, as relayed by Bloomberg, Barbara Underwood, New York State’s Attorney General, unexpectedly released a report that highlighted her office’s thoughts on crypto exchanges. According to the well-established regulator, a minimum of three crypto exchanges can be facilitating operations that would be classified as illegal in the state of New York, which… Read More »

New York Attorney General Report Says Crypto Exchanges are at Risk of Manipulation

A new report published by the New York Attorney General’s office on September 18 says that cryptocurrency exchanges are vulnerable to manipulation, conflicts of interest, and other consumer risks. The report represents the results of the “Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative” launched in April, when New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman sent letters to thirteen crypto exchanges, requesting… Read More »

Bitfinex-Backed Ethfinex Trustless Goes Live, Sees Immediate Volume

Bitfinex Introduces Ethfinex Trustless On Monday morning, Ethfinex, a “spinoff” of the similarly named Bitfinex exchange, introduced “Ethfinex Trustless,” an Ethereum-based trading platform that puts “security, privacy and control in the hands of the user.” Introducing Ethfinex Trustless – an Ethereum based trading solution placing security, privacy and control in the hands of the user. Take control of… Read More »

Dubai Police Chief: Digital Currency Will ‘Soon Replace’ Cash Despite Hurdles

A senior Dubai law enforcement official has predicted that digital currency will “soon” usurp cash, local news outlet Khaleej Times reported Sunday, September 16. Speaking during a panel he was heading, Lt-Gen Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, deputy chairman of the Dubai Police and head of general security in Dubai, said that hurdles to digital currency becoming mainstream remained in… Read More »

Former SpaceX Engineer Targets Consumer Traders With His LXDX Crypto Exchange

A former engineer at Elon Musk’s SpaceX has announced his new firm LXDX would launch a public cryptocurrency exchange, Leaprate reports Monday, September 17. Previously engaged in automation and propulsion at SpaceX, Joshua Greenwald has since turned his attention to institutional-grade cryptocurrency trading.   While already operating for institutional investors, Greenwald now wishes to hook the mainstream consumer market.… Read More »

Mt.Gox Creditor: Payouts May “Completely Crash The Market”

Mt.Gox Opens Civil Rehabilitation Process To Corporations As reported by Ethereum World News previously, Mt.Gox, the now-infamous exchange that was hacked for over 800,000 BTC, has just commenced its civil rehabilitation claiming process. Per an official document from the exchange’s legal proceedings, victims of the hack can finally make claims over the over 170,000 BTC and BCH that… Read More »

Gemini To Introduce Litecoin Support, LTC Surges

Gemini To Introduce LTC Support On October 13th, 2018 In a recent interview with CNBC’s “Fast Money” segment, Charlie Lee, a well-known cryptocurrency personality and the founder of the Litecoin project, discussed the San Francisco Litecoin Summit, which was upcoming at the time of his appearance on-air. Litecoin creator Charlie Lee says he wouldn’t buy back his #litecoin.… Read More »

Binance to Start Closed Beta Testing of New Crypto-Fiat Exchange in Singapore

Binance, the largest global crypto exchange, will soon start private beta testing a crypto-fiat exchange in Singapore, as Binance co-founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) tweeted on September 15. As Changpeng Zhao revealed, the testing will be launched on September 18: “I just slipped that we will begin #Binance Singapore fiat exchange live money closed beta testing on… Read More »

Changelly CEO Speaks on Monero Controversy and Shapeshift Ending Anonymity [Interview]

Bitcoinist spoke with the Ilya Bere, CEO of Changelly, an instant online cryptocurrency swap service, about its main competitor Shapeshift now requiring users to prove their identity, how his company is treading the current regulatory landscape, and where he sees cryptocurrency exchanges headed as a whole.  ‘Changelly is going to do everything possible to keep its service unchanged’… Read More »

Coinbase Launches Institutional-Focused New York Office, Eyes Expansion

Coinbase Establishes New York-Based Office To Support 150 Employees As reported by Ethereum World News just recently, in February, Coinbase representatives divulged that it was likely to double its staff count from 250 to 500 by the time New Years rolls around. Just a few months after revealing this target, the firm’s spokespeople noted that their employer now has… Read More »