Levy Hudes

Former Kraken Employee Sues Exchange

A former employee of United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken initiated legal proceedings against the company in connection with breach of contract and sanctions violation, among other issues. Per a court document filed on Nov. 26, Nathan...

Tether Sponsors The Newest Version of Bitcoin

Ether, the stablecoin operator behind USDT, has funded the development of the new version of Bitcoin (BTC) tokenization layer Omni. In a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Dec. 15, the companies announce the...

European Regulation Forces Bitcoin Service Bottle pay to Shutdown Operations

The Bottle Pay service, which allowed users to send Bitcoin (BTC) via social media accounts, announced on Dec. 13 that it would be shutting down due to Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations.  Funds will remain available for...

Health Insurance Giant Piloting With Blockchain to Secure Medical Data

Anthem, the second-largest health insurance company in the United States plans to use blockchain technology to secure medical data of all 40 million members over the next three years. On Dec. 12, Forbes reported that Anthem...

Bitmex Faces $300 Million Investor Lawsuit

A former JPMorgan derivatives trader is suing one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges Bitmex for $300 million after it allegedly failed to deliver his equity. According to filing with the Superior Court of the State of California in San...

German SolarisBank Provides Custody Services for Digital Assets

Berlin-based fintech company solarisBank has established a subsidiary to provide a custody solution for digital assets. Per a Dec. 11 announcement, solarisBank’s newly established subsidiary, solaris Digital Assets GmbH, will provide clients with an application...

Kraken The Crypto Exchange Adds Support for Tezor Staking

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is launching support for Tezos (XTZ) staking, according to an announcement published on Dec. 11. Starting on Dec 13., Kraken will enable its users to trade with XTZ and obtain instant financial rewards....

Santander Redeems $20 Million Bond Using Ethereum Blockchai

Spain’s multinational banking giant Banco Santander has just redeemed a $20 million bond using the Ethereum blockchain. The firm has performed an early repayment of the blockchain-based bond that was issued on Sept.10, 2019, which purportedly...

Ethereum Istanbul Hard Fork Got Support From Major Exchanges

Following the successful Ethereum Istanbul hard fork update, several popular exchanges have announced their official support for the network upgrade. Yesterday, on Dec. 7, the Ethereum’s network saw ample collaboration between node operators and miners to...

Microsoft Azure Annonces Blockchain Token and Data Management Services

Microsoft’s blockchain-enabled cloud service Microsoft Azure announced new tokenization and blockchain data management services. In a post published on the official Microsoft Azure blog on Dec. 6, the IT service giant announced the Azure Blockchain Tokens...

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Levy Hudes, has been covering a few digital news papers, as well as running hes blog on Steemit. Hes loves writing about the digital world, and especially Bitcoin.
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Seba Digital Asset Bank Plans $95 Million Capital Raise

Seba, a young Swiss-based digital asset bank holding regulatory licensing, looks to attempt a secondary capital raise...

Canadian Regulator Issues Guidance for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Canadian authorities have issued new guidance to determine which cryptocurrency trading platforms fall under derivatives law. The Canadian Securities Administration...

Binance Restrict Japanese residents from its exchange

In a Jan. 15 announcement on Binance’s Japanese support website, the exchange revealed it would restrict access to residents of Japan at an unspecified...

Coinsbit start selling products with AliExpress and Amazon for cryptocurrency

Coinsbit Exchange has announced the Coinsbit Store cryptocurrency marketplace launching in April 2020. The service will feature products from AliExpress, Amazon, eBay,...

Akon Says a Crypto City Is Set For Senegal 2025

Singer Akon tweeted yesterday, “Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future.”