Sunday, April 21, 2019

Bitcoin Cash Removal Amid Bitcoin SV Delistings Was Coincidence

Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings says the removal of bitcoin cash (BCH) from its exchange this week was not a result of the other deslistings involving bitcoin SV (BSV), Cointelegraph Japan reported...

US Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Calls for Clear Crypto Regulations

Andrew Yang, a United States Democratic presidential candidate for the 2020 elections, is advocating for clear regulations on digital assets. Yang put the key operative points in a policy published on his campaign...

US SEC and FINRA to Discuss Digital Assets at Joint Broker-Dealer Meeting in June

Two United States regulators, namely the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), will discuss cryptocurrency at a broker-dealer meeting on June 27. The SEC announced the opening...

Japanese Regulators to Introduce New Rules Regarding Exchanges’ Cold Wallets

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) will reportedly introduce new rules regarding cold wallets for storing cryptocurrencies at crypto exchanges, Reuters reported on April 17.Citing a source familiar with the matter, Reuters reports that...

Winklevoss Twins and Charlie Shrem Settle Long-Running Legal Fight Over 2012 Bitcoin Deal

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have reached an agreement with bitcoin (BTC) entrepreneur Charlie Shrem to end a lawsuit the twins filed against Shrem last year. The news was revealed in court documents filed...

Romanian Central Bank Official Says Crypto Will Not Fulfil Basic Roles of Currency

An official from the Romanian central bank has stated that cryptocurrency will not replace currency issued by central banks as it is not necessarily a currency. The news was published by local media...

Following Community Poll, Kraken Delists Bitcoin SV

Major United States cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has decided to delist bitcoin (BTC) offshoot bitcoin SV (BSV), the firm announced on April 16.In an official press release, Kraken said that BSV had “engaged in...

SBI Delists BCH Amid Major Crypto Exchanges Delisting BSV

This article has been updated to specify that SBI Holdings has made an announcement about the delisting of BCH, and not mentioned listing BSV.Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings will delist bitcoin cash...

LedgerX Makes Bid to Launch Physically-Settled BTC Futures Product for Retail Investors

United States-regulated crypto derivatives and clearing platform LedgerX is eyeing the launch of a physically-settled bitcoin (BTC) futures contract, crypto news outlet The Block reported on April 15.LedgerX, which is overseen by the...

ShapeShift to Delist Bitcoin SV, Kraken Considers Following Suit

After crypto exchange Binance’s decision to delist Bitcoin SV (BSV), anonymous exchange ShapeShift has also decided to drop the cryptocurrency, with Kraken considering to follow suit.In a tweet posted on April 15, ShapeShift...