Blockchain Archives - Page 3 of 26 - The Industry Spread

tZERO Granted Patent Over Disruptive New Blockchain Innovation

August 8, 2019

The technology allows tZERO to verify the existence of previous trades and simultaneously produces an auditable and immutable record of those transactions. It can also link the settlement of tokenized blockchain-based securities on a public blockchain with legacy trading systems.

Polychain Invests In Crypto Market Maker, Altonomy

July 18, 2019

Altonomy serves investors, exchanges and token projects across a variety of trading venues worldwide while being a block liquidity provider for bitcoin futures products provided by CME Group, a top-tier market-maker for Huobi and other spot and derivatives exchanges, as well as a market maker for stablecoins.

Findora Announced As New Blockchain for Financial Services Industry

July 18, 2019

Findora, a cryptographically transparent public blockchain for building financial applications, was announced to the world this week and is promised to boast the highest standards of confidentiality, auditability, and interoperability required in open banking, asset securitization, trading systems, and peer to peer (P2P) lending solutions.

Xena Selects Sumsub’s KYC Tech for Its Crypto Exchange

June 28, 2019

Sumsub provides services to big names such as Uber, Gett and Blablacar in a total of more than 10 million verified users and counts, providing global coverage with over 6,500 document types from over 200 countries and territories.

CMC Markets Creates And Launches Three Crypto Indices

June 27, 2019

CMC Markets has introduced three new crypto indices to its trading offering, each made up of a different group of cryptocurrencies, as diversification provides broad exposure and mitigates risk of volatility in specific coins. ‘All Crypto Index’, ‘Major Crypto Index’ and ‘Emerging Crypto Index’ are now available for trading.

JST Capital Launches Digital Asset Offering

June 26, 2019

Firms within the digital assets ecosystem can now gain access to JST Capital offering, including over-the-counter (OTC) trading via a sophisticated GUI and FIX connection, risk management modelling, crypto optimization strategies and consulting services.

CFTC Charges Company and its Principal in $147 Million Fraudulent Bitcoin Trading Scheme

June 25, 2019

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced the filing of a civil enforcement action (Complaint) in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York against defendants Control-Finance Limited (Control-Finance), a purported Bitcoin trading and investment company, and its principal, Benjamin Reynolds (together, defendants), both of the United Kingdom.  The Complaint charges the defendants with exploiting public enthusiasm for Bitcoin by fraudulently obtaining and misappropriating at least 22,858.822 Bitcoin—worth at least $147 million at the time—from more than 1,000 customers.

LINE’s Crypto Exchange Deploys Chainalysis Compliance Solution

June 23, 2019

Chainalysis KYT is currently live on 110 cryptocurrency businesses and financial institutions in 35 countries.  Leading blockchain analysis company, Chainalysis, has rolled out its cryptocurrency compliance solution for  LINE’s digital asset exchange, Bitbox.