“All Funds Are Safe”, BitMex Responds To CFTCs Recent Charges

In response to recent charges by CFTC Bitmex has released a blog assuring traders that the funds are safe and Bitmex will continue operating as usual. Bitmex team also responded through their official twitter handle and cleared doubts regarding the withdrawals and continuity of operations. United States CFTC & DOJ Filing Withdrawals Will Be Released […]

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Binance lists DeFi Platform Orion Protocol’s native token ORN

With the debut of Binance Smart Chain, the cryptocurrency exchange, Binance has come a long way chasing the DeFi wave. The exchange giant recently revealed the listing of yet another DeFi platform, Orion Protocol’s native token [ORN] in a recent announcement. According to the official blog post, Binance also announced the initiation of trading for ORN/BTC […]

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CFTC Sues BitMEX For Violating Bank Secrecy Act ; Bitcoin Bears The Brunt 

Arthur Hayes, Ben Delo, and Samuel Reed, owners of BitMEX, have been charged by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) with “operating an unregistered trading platform and violating multiple CFTC regulations, including failing to implement required anti-money laundering procedures.” According to a press release from the CFTC, five entities associated with the owners of the […]

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eToro to provide staking rewards for Cardano [ADA] and TRON [TRX]

eToro, the multi-asset platform with over 14 million registered users globally,  announced that it is launching its new staking service today. eToro’s staking service is initially for Cardano (ADA) and TRON (TRX). Cardano staking is a new addition to the crypto space, and eToro is delighted to be one of the first to support this.  […]

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BitGo Uses Chainlink (LINK) Oracle Network for On-Chain Auditing of WBTC

BitGo, the institutional digital asset and custodial platform, has adopted oracle network Chainlink (LINK) for cross-chain auditing of wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC). Over the last year, BitGo has bridged over $1 billion on Ethereum in form of WBTC indicating a clear surge in demand for cross-chain crypto assets within the DeFi space. For enhanced auditability and […]

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CFTC Charges BitMEX in Negligence over Money Laundering Prevention Failure

CFTC Charges BitMEX in Negligence over Money Laundering Prevention Failure

Seychelles-registered crypto exchange BitMEX is currently in hot waters with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). According to Bloomberg, federal prosecutors are accusing BitMEX and its founders Arthur Hayes, Benjamin Delo and Samuel Reed for enabling money laundering and also illegally serving US customers. Prosecutors state that being registered in Seychelles for the cost of […]

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Operator Diginex Begins Trading on Nasdaq

Cryptocurrency Exchange Operator Diginex Begins Trading on Nasdaq

Cryptocurrency exchange operator Diginex has announced the start of its listing and trading on Nasdaq.Digital assets financial services company Diginex Limited announced on Thursday that it has completed a business transaction with 8i Enterprises Acquisition Corp., a Nasdaq-listed special purpose acquisition company, which allows it to list and trade on Nasdaq. The company details: Diginex […]

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