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‘The PIT’ Adds Crypto Trading Capabilities to Blockchain.com

‘The PIT’ Adds Crypto Trading Capabilities to Blockchain.com

  • Customers will be able to link bank accounts to a Blockchain.com account and trade crypto against USD, EUR and GBP.
  • Blockchain.com CEO shares that they wanted to build a Wall Street or a Chicago-level matching engine.
Switzerland-Based Crypto Custodian and Exchange Smart Valor Goes Live

Switzerland-Based Crypto Custodian and Exchange Smart Valor Goes Live

  • The new platform will combine exchange with brokerage and custody features and will initially offer trading of two cryptocurrencies with four fiat currencies.
  • The company was able to secure a $3.25 million investment last month, lead by Swiss VC fund Venture Incubator.
50,000 Affected Users to be Reimbursed in Crypto by BITPoint Exchange

50,000 Affected Users to be Reimbursed in Crypto by BITPoint Exchange

  • The exhcnage has prepared 2.06 billion yen ($20 million) worth of cryptocurrencies for a refund.
  • Recently published document revealed that the hacker took off with 1,225 BTC, 1,985 BCH, 11,169 ETH, 5,108 LTC, and 28,106 XRP.
Binance in Discussions with Facebook about Listing of Libra

Binance in Discussions with Facebook Concerning Libra

  • Preliminary talks show Binance will list Facebook's Libra coin on its marketplace.
  • Gin Chao, Binance's Strategy Officer, confirmed that they "would probably want to list" the coin.
Binance CEO Sues Sequoia Capital

Binance CEO Sues Sequoia Capital

  • Binance CEO sues Sequoia Capital over financial losses.
  • The court hearing will be on June 25th, where it will be decided if and what damages Zhao sustained.
Cryptopia Files for Bankruptcy Protection at U.S. Court

Cryptopia Files for Bankruptcy Protection at U.S. Court

  • Grant Thornton, Cryptopia's assigned liquidator, announced it has applied for urgent interim relief in the Bankruptcy Court in the SDNY.
  • Arizona-based company, which holds Cryptopia user data, is terminating services with the defunct exchange and is requesting $2 million in compensation.
Robinhood Crypto Accessible for New York Residents

Robinhood Crypto Accessible for New York Residents

  • The Silicon Valley-based company received their BitLicense and money transmitter license in January 2019.
  • With the addition of New York, Robinhood Crypto is now operating in a total of 39 states.
A Closed Sign

South Korean Crypto Exchange Coinnest is Closing Down

South Korean crypto exchange Coinnest, once the third largest in the country, began closing its services on...
A painting of a unicorn

Crypto Trading Platform Liquid Valued at Over $1 Billion After Funding Round

Japanese crypto trading platform Liquid reached unicorn status in Japan after the closing of its Series C funding...
Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked Once Again

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked Once Again

Cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has lost around $19 million in a hack suspected to be an insider job,...