DEXs Have Grown the Most as Competition Among Crypto Exchanges Intensifies: Chainalysis

Decentralized exchanges (DEX) have grown massively since 2019, while the number of active exchanges – whether centralized or decentralized – has dropped in the same time period, according to Chainalysis’ latest report. This finding, which the blockchain data firm published Tuesday, showed that as cryptocurrency exchange competition has intensified, the crypto market – especially large, […]

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Kraken vs Gemini Exchange Comparison

Kraken and Gemini are two cryptocurrency exchanges with ironclad reputations: here’s how Kraken vs. Gemini compare. Each platform has unique features specifically built for different types of investors. As you’ll learn below, Gemini is better for beginners whereas Kraken is more suited for advanced traders seeking a wider variety of digital assets. The following Kraken […]

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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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