A new mutual fund will provide crypto currency access to accredited investors in Asia who are very interested but slow to buy the coins directly.
The online retail giant is to drop trading restrictions for its digital asset-based dividend instigated by former CEO Patrick Byrne.
Deposits will be accepted today followed by trading on Tuesday at 16:00 UTC.
Crypto brokerage Tagomi released its borrowing and lending platform to the wider public, enabling investors to short cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum. Tagomi’s COO Kevin Johnson told CoinDesk that its new platform addresses issues that stymie institutional crypto shorts. Many large-scale investors could not short cryptocurrencies as rapidly as they might short an equity position […]
Tassat, formerly trueDigital, has teamed up with AlgoTrader to provide institutional traders access to its soon-to-launch bitcoin swaps contracts.
A filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange backs up earlier suggestions that Huobi seeks to go public through a firm acquired in 2018.
Santander has issued a $20 million bond on ethereum, and paid fiat cash for it on the public blockchain as well.
Zero Hash is launching support settlement services for bilateral derivative transactions.
The national stock exchange of the Seychelles is today launching the wrold’s first IPO of tokenized shares, utilizing the ethereum blockchain.
VanEck and SolidX aim to launch a limited bitcoin ETF in the U.S. later this week, according to a report.
HSBC has carried out the first blockchain-based letter of credit transaction denominated in Chinese yuan.
New tech usually struggles with vocabulary, says Noelle Acheson. With bitcoin, the confusion rubs off integral concepts in securities legislation.
Deribit is teaming with institutional traders’ messaging service Paradigm to facilitate block trades of bitcoin and ether derivatives.
FINRA has approved iownit as a broker-dealer, clearing the firm to offer digital securities on a private Hyperledger blockchain.
Pete Najarian previously worked for bitcoin service provider Xapo as senior vice president of institutions.
Telegram forbade investors from selling their gram tokens before launch. Yet the secondary market for grams is lively – and rife with risk.
The Australian Securities Exchange has released its 2019 financial report, offering insight into its upcoming distributed ledger settlement system.
Overstock is opening up trading on its security token market, tZERO, to retail investors starting next week.
Seychelles’ stock exchange has just listed a tokenized security representing its own equity in an apparent world first.
Winklevoss Capital, Galaxy Digital, and ConsenSys funded the crypto lender’s latest round.