European regulators are looking into whether Binance has complied with securities rules over its launch of trading in stock tokens, which allow users outside the US, China and Turkey to trade equity shares through crypto coins, FT reports.
Massachusetts securities regulators on Thursday asked that Robinhood Financial's registration as a broker-dealer in the state be revoked, saying Robinhood has “continued a pattern of aggressively inducing and enticing trading among its customers."
The Bank of Japan on Monday started studying the feasibility of issuing its own digital currency, joining other central banks in the effort to equal the innovation in the field achieved by the private sector, Reuters reported.
Goldman Sachs said Wednesday it would invest $10 billion over the next 10 years in businesses and organizations that benefit Black women, with the goal of narrowing the wealth gap between Black women and others.
The London Metal Exchange's plans to permanently close its open outcry Ring, announced in January, have met vigorous opposition from brokers and industrial traders, the Financial Times reports. The Ring has been closed for a year because of the pandemic.