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Sompo Holdings Acquires 10 Percent Stake in Kenyan Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitpesa

Sompo Holdings Acquires 10% Stake in Kenyan Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitpesa

Japanese insurance group Sompo Holdings has acquired a 10 percent stake in Bitpesa, a Kenyan digital currency exchange and payments company, for 570 million...
GMO Internet Reports Cryptocurrency Exchange Profit Rose Over 34% in Q3 2018

GMO Internet Reports Cryptocurrency Exchange Profit Rose Over 34% in Q3 2018

GMO Internet, the Japanese technology and online finance conglomerate, presented its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2018 on Nov. 12. The presentation...
Trade.io Acquires Brokerage Primus Capital Markets, to Offer Bitcoin-Backed Forex Trading

Trade.io Acquires Primus Capital Markets to Offer BTC-Backed Forex Trading

Trade.io, a cryptocurrency exchange and investment company, has acquired British brokerage firm Primus Capital Markets Ltd for an undisclosed amount. The new subsidiary is...
ECB Shuts Down Maltese Bank Over Schemes to Launder Money and Avoid US Sanctions

ECB Shuts Down Maltese Bank Over Schemes to Launder Money and Evade US Sanctions

Malta’s Pilatus Bank has been shut down by the European Central Bank (ECB). Its banking license was revoked after its chairman was charged in...
Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange to Create Infrastructure for Cryptocurrency Assets

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange to Create Infrastructure for Cryptocurrency Assets

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange has released a paper aimed at creating the infrastructure necessary to accommodate transactions with cryptocurrency-based assets and facilitate the...

Major Car Dealerships and Airport Limos in Japan Begin Accepting Cryptocurrencies

A regulated cryptocurrency exchange in Japan has partnered with two companies to enable cryptocurrency payments for their businesses. Hinomaru Limousine has started accepting payments...
China Updates Crypto Ranking, Downgrades BTC Further

China Updates Crypto Ranking, Downgrades BTC Further

China's Center for Information and Industry Development has updated its ranking of 33 crypto projects, evaluated in three separate categories as well as overall....
CMC Markets Adds Bitcoin Cash to Cryptocurrency Offering

CMC Markets Adds Bitcoin Cash to Cryptocurrency Offering

CMC Markets, a U.K.-headquartered financial derivatives brokerage with shares listed on the London Stock Exchange, revealed on Tuesday that it has expanded its cryptocurrency...
Czech Bank Launches Crypto-Friendly Services

Czech Bank Launches Cryptocurrency-Friendly Services

A commercial bank in the Czech Republic is now offering online services that combine traditional financial features with those for cryptocurrency users. Expobank CZ...
Automatic Cryptocurrency Buying App Gets $100,000 Investment on Shark Tank

Cryptocurrency Roundup App Gets $100,000 Shark Tank Investment

Services that allow individuals to invest small amounts of money on a recurring basis have become popular in recent years, especially for young people....