California-based and crypto-friendly financial firm Social Finance — SoFi — is acquiring the digital payment platform Galileo. In an April 7 press release, SoFi announced…View More SoFi Acquires Payment Processor Galileo in $1.2 Billion Deal
Major South Korean exchange Bithumb has launched leverage trading for Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) on its global platform. While the exchange states that the…View More Weeks After Bitcoin’s Record Deleveraging, Bithumb Launches 5x Margin Trading
Peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency marketplace Paxful announced the introduction of support for trade between gold and Bitcoin (BTC) on the platform on April 7. With the…View More Paxful Launches Peer-to-Peer Trading Between Gold and Bitcoin
Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced a new feature that allows its users to convert small balances to the firm’s proprietary token OKB. OKEx announced on April…View More Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx Tackles Small Balances With New Offering
This week’s headlines from Japan included the country’s Financial Services Agency revealing feedback from the public on recent regulation, the Cabinet Office Ordinance announcing regulatory…View More Cryptocurrency News From Japan: March 29 – April 4 in Review
Bithumb Global, the international platform of South Korea’s top crypto exchange, has rolled out margin trading with 5x leverage for Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH)…View More Bithumb Global Launches Margin Trading for Bitcoin and Ether Pairs with Tether
Bitcoin (BTC) balances of the major exchanges are at their lowest point since 2019. Calm waters ahead? From a high in mid-January, the number of…View More Lowest Exchange BTC Balances Since 2019 — Calm Waters Ahead?
Leading United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has published a report providing detailed insights into how its users responded to the violent crypto market crash suffered…View More Coinbase Reports Record Bitcoin Buying Amid March 12 Crash
Last year, Bitwise Asset Management reported to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission that 95% of trading volume in Bitcoin (BTC) was fake. Bitwise…View More Fake Trading Volumes and the Price of Bitcoin: Are They Connected?
This week’s headlines from Japan included Bitbank adding smartphone compatibility for identity verification, Fobi Japan announcing leverage trading, Coincheck announcing order limits, Rakuten Wallet announcing…View More Cryptocurrency News From Japan: March 22-28 in Review