Jun 10, 2024

Robinhood acquires UK crypto exchangeOnline trading APP Robinhood has agreed to a US$200 million cash deal to buy Bitstamp, the UK-based crypto exchange.

May 24, 2024

US passes digital assets bill amid political divisionOn one side stood US president Joe Biden and chair of the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) Gary Gensler and on the other was former president Donald Trump and a host of crypto firms including Gemini, Kraken and Coinbase. In the middle is the Financial Innovation and Technology for the 21st Century Act (FIT21).

May 10, 2024

Revolut launches crypto exchange in UKDigital bank Revolut has renewed its efforts to bring crypto trading to the UK after it unveiled a crypto exchange aimed at UK retail investors.

May 03, 2024

AI used to detect money laundering on bitcoin blockchainBlockchain analytics firm Elliptic has heralded its latest research project as a critical advance in limiting money laundering in the crypto world.

Apr 30, 2024

EU passes new AML laws with focus on cryptoThe European Parliament has passed the long awaited and oft delayed anti-money laundering and counter terrorist financing  (AML/CFT) legislation designed to tighten up the rules for cryptocurrencies and crypto assets.

Apr 23, 2024

NYSE floats the idea of 24 hour tradingThe famous bell that signifies the opening and closing of trading at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) could be a thing of the past judging by a poll put to market participants.

Mar 14, 2024

UK-based clearing house ClearToken, which is aiming to provide central clearing for digital assets, has completed a US$10 million funding round.

Mar 11, 2024

LSE to accept crypto ETN applicationsCrypto derivatives could become a feature of the UK’s trading landscape after the London Stock Exchange (LSE) announced that it would accept applications for crypto exchange-traded notes (cETNs).

Mar 05, 2024

Deutsche BoerseGerman exchange Deutsche Börse has gone live with a regulated platform for the spot trading of crypto assets.

Feb 08, 2024

crypto firm B2C2 registers in LuxembourgUK-based crypto liquidity provider B2C2 has been registered as a virtual asset service provider (VASP) in Luxembourg.