tZERO, the blockchain based trading platform majority owned by Overstock.com, began allowing non-accredited investors to trade its own security token one year after they were created in compliance with SEC regulations.
The CME is adding bitcoin and Ether prices from Gemini’s cryptocurrency trading platform starting August 30. The CME’s bitcoin contract is the only futures contract available for trading by U.S. residents.
Having failed to attract sufficient retail interest, Trading Technologies informed customers yesterday that it will shutter its free TT Crypto platform on Friday. TT Crypto customers will be able to access Coinbase through other TT platforms.
Litecoin, the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, halved its mining reward as scheduled on August 5. Created in 2011, Litecoin is the second oldest major coin after bitcoin.
Grayscale Investments is moving approximately $3 billion of digital assets into Coinbase Custody in one of the largest transfers of cryptocurrencies ever.
U.K’s Financial Conduct Authority, having already warned against cryptocurrency derivatives earlier in the month, said that bitcoin, Ether and others have no intrinsic value when it released its final policy statement on cryptocurrencies on July 31.
LedgerX opened up its CFTC-regulated physically delivered bitcoin swap trading to retail customers today when it launched its designated contract market.
Blockchain.com, the London-based company with 40 million wallets issued to customers, will shortly launch trading on a high speed cryptocurrency platform called The Pit. It will list USD, euro and pound against bitcoin, Ether, and Litecoin, among others.
Bakkt plans to launch its daily and monthly physically delivered bitcoin futures contracts by the end of the quarter, according to a slide deck ICE provided to its technology and operations group. ICE Clear US, which will clear the contracts, is waiting for New York State and federal approvals.
Justin Sun, CEO of Tron, asked Warren Buffett to postpone their upcoming luncheon because he is 1) ill with kidney stones, 2) prevented from leaving China by local authorities or 3) both?