Binance Now Lets Users Borrow Against Crypto Holdings to Fund Futures Trades – CoinDesk

Malta-based Binance, one of the world’s top cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, now allows users put up their crypto holdings as collateral to fund futures trading. Launched soon before press time, the new “Cross Collateral” feature means users can trade futures contracts using assets stored in their Binance exchange wallet as collateral, without the need […]

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Binance US Now Offers Staking Rewards for These Two Cryptocurrencies – CoinDesk

Binance US has joined other major exchanges in the staking game, adding staking rewards for cryptocurrencies algorand (ALGO) and cosmos (ATOM). Announced Wednesday, the exchange said returns will be given on a monthly basis. ALGO and ATOM are the only proof-of-stake (PoS) cryptocurrencies currently available on Binance US, a California-based licensee of one of the […]

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Major Australian Exchange Expands to Singapore for Crypto-Friendly Regs – CoinDesk

Independent Reserve, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in Australia, is expanding to Singapore after an “overwhelmingly positive” response from the regulator. Adrian Przelozny, CEO and founder of the Sydney-based exchange, announced Friday it had expanded its trading services to users in Singapore, saying in a statement that his team “felt the time was right […]

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The Safello Story: Smaller Crypto Exchanges Must Partner to Survive – CoinDesk

In the dog-eat-dog world of cryptocurrency exchanges, smaller startups that don’t attract the volume of megaliths like Binance, Coinbase and Kraken must band together to survive turbulent market cycles.  The Swedish cryptocurrency exchange Safello, founded in 2013, is one such startup. According to CEO Frank Schuil, the company went from processing roughly 500 orders a month […]

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Another Crypto Exchange is Dropping Privacy Coin Monero Over Compliance Risk – CoinDesk

One of the top digital asset exchanges in Eastern Europe is to delist the privacy-focused monero cryptocurrency to align with international anti-money-laundering standards. Estonia-based BitBay announced Monday that monero (XML) will no longer be tradeable from Feb. 19, 2020. However, the crypto exchange is to cease deposits of XML as of this Friday, Nov. 29, […]

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Your Crypto Exchange Can’t Send Even $1000 Without Exposing You – CCN.com

Regulator-compliant crypto exchanges are required to share your information with other financial institutions. | Source: Horth Rasur/Shutterstock Transferring more than $1,000 in bitcoin or any other crypto from one exchange to another could land your private details on the desk of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). That is possible ever since the intergovernmental agency […]

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The Benefits of A Decentralised Exchange Model

With exchanges continuing to be a hot topic in the world of blockchain and securities, TokenMarket examines the benefits of a decentralised model. Read more Technology pieces here.  Security tokens are a revolutionary new method in which company shares are represented. The traditional method of paper shares being given to recipients, lack of overall transparency […]

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