How did Binance Grow So Fast? A Walk Down the Exchange’s Rocky Road

Even though it was founded in 2017, a time when there were already established companies in the cryptocurrency exchange space, Binance quickly became the leading cryptocurrency exchange and surpassed its competition. There are many factors that influence traders when choosing an exchange: liquidity, volatility, availability of certain trading pairs, etc., and it is also imperative […]

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Notes From the WEF: The Coming Battle Between Surveilled and Private Money – CoinDesk

DAVOS, Switzerland — When the world’s leading bankers and policymakers gathered this week at the 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, their interest in blockchain technology was resoundingly clear. “The number one use case of blockchain technology promoted by the government is data sharing,” Zhang Jiachen, CEO of the startup Guangzhishu Technology, […]

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Why the SEC Asked Blockforce Capital to Pull a Bitcoin ETF Proposal as Soon as It Was Filed – CoinDesk

When Reality Shares ETF Trust, a branch of Blockforce Capital, pulled its filing of a proposed exchange-traded fund made up of 15 percent bitcoin and 85 percent global currencies, many observers assumed the company made a mistake. It turns out the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission previously told the asset management firm that it could […]

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