Mark Kelly, former head of compliance at Coinbase UK a leading cryptocurrency exchange firm has resigned from the firm to move on with new business ventures. As per various reports online and information in his LinkedIn profile, Mr. Kelly has stepped down from his role at the digital currency exchange to start his own business – a consulting business focused on regulatory services.
Cappitech, a leading regtech and fintech service provider recently revealed in a statement that it has appointed industry veteran Mark Kelly to its board of advisors. Mark is a veteran with more than three decades of experience in financial and regulatory sectors and is currently serving as head of compliance at Coinbase’s UK office.
Edinburgh based fintech firm Money Dashboard recently made an announcement revealing its plans to triple its staff to support marketing the app to a wider customer base and also to help develop and support their app. To this extent, the firm recently initiated a crowdfunding campaign via which it has managed to raise a capital of 4.6 Million GBP. As per reports from the firm, this is so far the biggest fintech related funding campaign launched by Crowdcube platform this year.
Huobi has joined Global Digital Finance (GDF) as a Patron Member and will join the Advisory Council, alongside global crypto-assets leaders Circle, Coinbase, ConsenSys, and R3 and founding members 11:FS, Archax, CryptoCompare, and Metaco.
Coinbase, the leading US-based digital currency exchange, has launched a trading signals service backed by verified transactional data in order to help customers who independently create and manage their own crypto strategy.
US-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase last Friday announced that it now has a new Chief Operating Officer. As per the statement released by Coinbase, Michael Li – current Vice President of data at the exchange who has been part of the firm for more than a year now will take up the role of new COO replacing Asiff Hirji.
This is the first debit card to allow people to spend their crypto balances direct from their cryptocurrency exchange account instead of pre-loading a specified amount of crypto onto their card. Currently only available in the UK, Coinbase plans to expand the debit card into other European countries in the next few months.
Bitstamp USA Inc., a subsidiary of Bitstamp Ltd., was granted a virtual currency license from the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS).
eToro, the leading multi-asset investment platform, has acquired blockchain-powered startup Firmo to act as an internal innovation unit tasked with bringing to life the goal of tokenizing all assets on eToro.