New Settlement Layer to Offer Asian Crypto Institutions Local Alternative to Silvergate Bank – CoinDesk

Legacy Trust’s digital asset division plans to create the first settlement layer in Asia for institutional investors trading both fiat and cryptocurrencies. First Digital Trust (FDT) announced Friday its new rapid settlement and clearing network (RSCN) will provide custodian clients, including some of Asia’s most prominent over-the-counter desks and financial institutions, with the means to […]

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Blockstation Builds Disclosure Tool for Security Token Issuers on Jamaica Stock Exchange – CoinDesk

Blockstation, a Canadian digital asset trading systems firm, has built a fast-track disclosure filing process for companies hoping to list security tokens on the Jamaican Stock Exchange (JSE). Announced Tuesday alongside JSE’s launch of a tokenized Initial Public Offering (IPO) platform, Blockstation’s new tool, called the Smart Listing Accelerator Process (SLAP), is designed to streamline […]

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Prime Trust to Arrange Banking for Customers of BlockQuake Crypto Exchange – CoinDesk

BlockQuake, a New York digital asset exchange launched in beta, has partnered with Nevada-based trust company Prime Trust, the firm announced Wednesday. Prime Trust began offering custody services for the crypto industry in late 2018, serving crypto firms like Binance, OKCoin and Bittrex to name a few. Prime Trust will perform know-your-customer (KYC) and anti-money-laundering […]

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Crypto Custody Provider Ledger Extends Reach in Asia With New Institutional Client – CoinDesk

Digital asset storage provider Ledger is partnering with FLETA, a South Korea-based blockchain platform, for decentralized applications (dapps) to provide custodian services compliant with local laws. The French startup has been trying to extend the reach of its institutional-level services with Ledger Vault, building on the success of its nano wallets, which primarily targeted retail […]

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