The UK Financial Conduct Authority has ordered the London-based Binance affiliate Binance Markets Ltd. to stop all regulated activities in Britain in what Bloomberg called "one of the most significant regulatory moves to date against a cryptocurrency exchange."
The software company Digital Asset has partnered with Nasdaq to enable Daml-driven applications on the Nasdaq Marketplace Services Platform, creating new opportunities for clients looking to launch digital marketplaces.
The Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) announced Wednesday that Thalia Chryssikou, head of Global Sales Strats & Structuring at Goldman Sachs, was appointed as its first female chair of the board.
Dr. Richard Sandor, chairman and CEO of the American Financial Exchange, received an honorary professorship at Fudan University In Shanghai in recognition of his contributions in the field of emissions trading.
Cboe Global Markets announced plans to combine MATCHNow and BIDS Trading, both of which it recently acquired, and launch a block trading platform in Canada called Cboe LIS. The launch is planned for February 1, 2022.