Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in November

Exchanges Cryptocompare, the cryptocurrency market data aggregator, has published its monthly exchange review for November 2018, offering insights about the latest changes in the global market using transaction data from over 70 trading venues. Also Read: IRS to Face Record Number of Crypto-Related Loss Claims Key Findings in the Report The authors of the report found […]

Binance CEO: 2019 Is The Ultimate Year For Crypto Mass Adoption

ADVERTISEMENT The crypto market may be going through hell, but it’s no secret that much has been achieved this year. There have been lots of developments meant to boost crypto adoption. Companies like Ripple and Tron Foundation have been doing everything to bring their native cryptos closer to the people. Crypto exchanges, too, have done […]

BTC-e Successor Wex Loses .nz Domain

News Wex, the digital asset trading platform that inherited the now-defunct BTC-e exchange, has lost its wex.nz domain. According to New Zealand’s Domain Name Commission (DNC), the internet address was registered with fake contact details. Wex users have complained that they are unable to withdraw their funds from the platform.   Also read: Crypto Detectives […]

Australia’s Blockbid Exchange Granted Cryptocurrency License by Austrac

Regulation Blockbid is now registered with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (Austrac). This makes it only the third company granted permission to legally operate as a cryptocurrency exchange in Australia since new regulations came about last week. Also Read: Stanford, Wharton and Georgetown Expand Bitcoin Business Classes Cyber Insurance Austrac […]

Bitgrail’s $170M Hack Continues to Provide Drama

Featured Fallout from the $170 million hack earlier this year of the Bitgrail exchange continues to mount, and this time lawyers are involved. A class action lawsuit was announced against Bitgrail’s Nano core development team, seeking damages and a “rescue fork” to recover funds. In response, a group calling itself Nano Foundation […]

CEO of Korean Exchange Coinnest among Four Arrested for Fraud

News South Korean police have arrested four high-ranking representatives of two cryptocurrency exchanges, including Coinnest’s CEO. They were detained on arrest warrants issued after a fraud investigation, prosecutors said. The executives are accused of embezzling funds belonging to customers and may face additional charges. Also read: Three South Korean Crypto Exchanges Raided […]

Crypto Exchanges Charging Up To $3 Million To List Tokens

Featured Cryptocurrency trading exchanges are charging as much as ten times the amount traditional exchanges request for securities, according to a paper released by Autonomous Research, a fintech analysis firm. Also read: Taiwan Looks to Regulate Bitcoin Under Anti-Money Laundering Laws ICO Listing Exchanges Charging Huge Fees Infrastructure providers of crypto listings […]

Antigua and Barbuda to Set Up a Cryptocurrency Exchange

Featured The government of Antigua and Barbuda has decided to set up a cryptocurrency exchange. Authorities in St. John’s want to generate revenue for the nation’s treasury and place the country “on the cutting edge of the new system of creating wealth”. The local parliament is set to review and adopt the […]

FBI: Watch Out for Fake Cryptocurrency Exchange ‘Support Staff’

Nikita Blows · April 1, 2018 · 9:00 am <!– Excerpt The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center has noted a drastic increase in online crime, with crypto holders being targeted by dodgy helplines and tech support centers. Most companies want to keep the customers happy. Satisfied clients are more likely to be loyal and to […]

Tax Filing Platform Teams with Zebpay to Help Crypto Taxpayers in India

Taxes The largest tax filing platform in India, Cleartax, together with Zebpay, one of the leading Indian cryptocurrency exchanges, is uniting efforts to help Indians with their crypto taxes. The partnership aims to educate bitcoin investors and traders about the current tax laws and how they apply to reporting cryptocurrency incomes and […]