SETL, a London based blockchain company, has published a whitepaper on how to “Realise the Regulated Internet of Value” based on a multi-asset approach to tokenisation.
Symbridge, a digital asset exchange purpose-built to meet the needs of institutional and accredited investors, has appointed risk and compliance veteran Joshua Oliver as Chief Compliance Officer.
Cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp is to launch trading of tether tokens pegged to the euro (EURt), the first euro-pegged stablecoin, providing a liquid and stable means of obtaining exposure to the single European currency.
Quality of custodial services is seen as the most ‘significant’ hurdle to institutional investors investing in cryptocurrencies
A new survey of institutional investors and wealth managers from the US, UK, France, Germany, and the UAE who collectively have USD275 billion in assets under management, reveals that 76 per cent describe the concerns about security of digital assets and custodial services as a ‘significant’ hurdle preventing many from investing in cryptoassets for the first time.
Bison Trails, a blockchain infrastructure platform-as-a-service company, has launched Query & Transact read/write infrastructure for the Solana blockchain.
Grayscale Investments, the world’s largest digital currency asset manager, and CoinDesk Indexes, a subsidiary of CoinDesk Inc, have launched the Grayscale Decentralized Finance (DeFi) Fund, a new diversified investment product, and the CoinDesk DeFi Index.
Professional investors believe the boom in cryptocurrency trading has further to run with nearly one in three expecting the level of trading to increase dramatically over the next 12 months, new global research from blockchain-based derivatives trading platform CloseCross shows.
Bybit, hitherto the world's largest derivatives-only cryptocurrency exchange, has expanded into the crypto spot trading market.
Ledgermatic, a treasury, finance and custody solution, is now live and compatible for the Algorand ecosystem. Businesses that use the Algorand network, hold algo’s and use native ASA tokens can leverage Ledgermatic as their custodian and back office finance solution with a first set of clients currently active on the system.
For more than a decade now, cryptocurrencies, utility tokens, security tokens have played a significant role and grabbed many financial companies' attention. In 2019, many large institutions started protecting investors from cryptocurrencies; in contrast, some significant exchanges have started providing bitcoin’s derivatives.