Cowen Digital Asset Investment Company LLC, a division of Cowen, Inc and PolySign, Inc have partnered, with the goal of enabling Cowen’s institutional clients to seamlessly secure, access and leverage cryptocurrencies and digital assets in their portfolios.
Gemini now has more than USD30 billion in crypto under custody. Tracking with the impressive growth of the crypto market this year and increased participation from institutional investors, the company have more than tripled its crypto under custody since the beginning of 2021.
Digital assets firm Bequant granted VFAA licences for exchange and prime brokerage by Malta Financial Services Authority
Bequant, a specialist global digital assets services firm, has been granted Virtual Financial Assets Act, 2018 (VFAA) licences by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) to operate a regulated Virtual Financial Assets (VFA) exchange and prime brokerage.
Acuant partners with Chainalysis to strengthen anti-money laundering and cryptocurrency compliance solutions
Acuant, the global identity platform for fraud prevention and AML compliance, has partnered with Chainalysis, the blockchain analysis company, to help financial institutions and cryptocurrency businesses assess risk, automate workflows, safeguard against illicit transactions and protect their reputations with superior Anti-Money Laundering (AML) solutions.
The Brooker Group (BROOK), a financial consultancy and capital management company based in Bangkok, says it is the first publicly listed company in the world to invest in a diversified portfolio of decentralised Applications (dApps) and Decentralised finance (DeFi) tokens beginning with a USD48 million initial investment plan.
Anton Chashchin (pictured), Managing Partner at CEX.IO Prime Trading, explores how the launch of central bank-issued digital currencies (CBDCs) – including a sterling-based 'britcoin' – could impact the digital assets space, leading to wider adoption of cryptocurrencies in general among a broader range of investors, both institutional and retail…
FTX Trading Limited (FTX) saw USD400 billion in monthly trading volume on its platform during the month of April, making it the world’s fourth largest crypto exchange by volume and the world’s fastest growing exchange in terms of market share and new products added.
Ledger, a specialist in cryptocurrency and blockchain security, now fully supports Avalanche (AVAX) on its Nano S and Nano X hardware wallets.
The pilot phase of "Fideiussioni digitali" (digital sureties), the project promoted by CeTIF, SIA and Reply – which also saw the involvement of the Bank of Italy, the Institute for the Supervision of Insurance (IVASS) and the Italian Finance Police – to digitalise the surety management process on blockchain, has been successfully concluded.
Torstone Technology, a SaaS provider of post-trade securities and derivatives processing, has partnered with Digivault, a digital asset custody provider and custodial arm of Diginex, to provide Digivault’s clients with enhanced post-trade services while enabling Torstone Technology’s customers access to digital asset custody solutions.