Upbit CEO: Crypto Exchanges Should Screen Coins Before Listing

Not a day passes in crypto land without an announcement from an exchange about a new listing. The decision to list an asset will...

Shapeshift Continues Product Overhaul, Drops Crypto Portfolio Feature

ShapeShift, a leading startup in the crypto and blockchain industry, has continued its drastic product overhaul, recently revealing that it was dropping a lesser-known feature...

Despite Market Slump, Major US Crypto Exchange Bittrex Aggressively Expands Globally

Even in this most recent market rut, Bittrex, a well-established Seattle-based cryptocurrency exchange, is dead set on bolstering its sphere of influence over the cryptocurrency...

US Court Ruling: Initial Coin Offerings Covered by Securities Law

A new ruling by a federal judge in New York has put Initial Coin Offerings under the umbrella of securities law, in a first-of-its-kind...

Chinese Crypto Startup to Offer Custody Service Amid Regulatory Turmoil

Long story short, China’s leading regulatory bodies have recently begun their second crusade against the propagation of crypto assets, imposing a series of harsh...

SEC Halts Trading of XBTProvider’s Bitcoin and Ether ETFs

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has suspended trading in two Bitcoin and Ethereum investment products until September amid confusion over their nature. Bitcoin Tracker...

Chinese Government Accepts Blockchain Records as Evidence in Court

A new ruling from China’s Supreme People’s Court clarified how blockchain records pertain to court processes, ruling that blockchain records are considered as admissible...

Chinese Traders are Still Investing in Bitcoin by Exploiting Crypto Ban

Although the Chinese government has hailed their crypto ban as successful, it appears that traders have found multiple ways to circumvent the ban despite...

Australia’s ASIC Reaffirms Crypto Protection Stance Without Stifling Innovation

The main Australian financial regulator has just published its 2018 to 2022 corporate plan. In the document, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)...

Lawyer: ShapeShift’s Membership Move Follows “Threats” From Regulators

News came yesterday that the Bitcoin exchange ShapeShift are introducing a new membership initiative — implying that users will have to provide more personal...