Spencer Bogart, a partner at Blockchain Capital, said that other banks will follow Goldman Sachs’ example in opening a crypto trading desk, according to CNBC’s Fast Money today, May 4. Goldman Sachs reported yesterday that they would soon open a trading desk for Bitcoin (BTC) contracts after being “inundated” with...
Podcasts play an integral role in the world of cryptocurrency. During a recent Crypto 101 podcast, an interview was conducted with Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao. Given the exchange’s popularity, this demand for Zhao’s opinion has soared. During this particular podcast, we learn a bit more about how he got into...
FOMO MomentsAs we end the week crypto markets are still looking bullish and most coins are on the way up. Total market capitalization is now over $450 billion and Bitcoin has made more gains overnight. Currently trading at $9,600 BTC is up 3.8% on the day and is approaching...
It has been an interesting week for all ERC20 tokens. Despite their popularity, a fair few tokenswere vulnerable to a recently documented exploit. As such, the Binance exchange took matters into its own hands. By partnering with Quantstamp, a thorough audit of the platform’s listings was conducted. No issues...
Deutsche Bank has released its first-quarter net profits of €120 mln ($146 mln), down 79 percent from last year, CNBC reported today, April 26. The net profits make the  Frankfurt-based,148-year old institution less profitable than the world’ top crypto exchange, Binance. Less than a year old, and currently the world’s...
The CEO of Binance has announced that the exchange is partnering with Crypto Savanna, a Ugandan blockchain startup, to aid in the economic development of the East African country, according to a Twitter post.
The planet’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, has released a statement with regards to the legal proceedings brought against their founder Zhao Changpeng. The dispute is over an exclusivity agreement between Zhao and a venture capital group known as Sequoia Capital China.Exclusivity Agreement Was Unlawful and Thus Can’t Be EnforcedYesterday,...
Crypto exchange Binance has released a statement today, April 26, denying allegations against Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao that he broke an exclusivity contract with VC firm Sequoia last fall. Sequoia had sought a temporary injunction against Zhao, known in the crypto community as “CZ”,  to prevent him from negotiating with...
Binance chief Zhao Changpeng has formally denied allegations made by venture capital firm Sequoia Capital. The company claimed that he had violated terms of an exclusivity agreement by holding fundraising talks with other potential investors. Zhao Changpeng, founder of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume Binance, has officially denied...
Today, April 25th, the third largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, OKEx, announced that all ERC-20 token deposits have been suspended.