Other Cryptocurrencies

Sumsub enhances Wirex’s virtual asset transfer and compliance with new partnership

Digital payment pioneer, Wirex, has forged a partnership with Sumsub, a leading global full-cycle verification platform. This collaboration aims to fortify Wirex's stance in the domain of virtual asset compliance and transaction monitoring.
Xverse

Hong Kong’s Bitcoin Web3 wallet Xverse pulls in $5m raise

Xverse, a Bitcoin Web3 wallet, including NFTs through a method called Ordinals, has secured significant backing in its latest seed round.

Ledgible and DigiShares unite to transform tax and accounting for digital assets

Ledgible, a leader in digital asset tax, accounting, and data platform for enterprises, has joined hands with DigiShares, a pioneering white-label platform for tokenized digital assets.

Canada’s OSFI eyes risk management with proposed Crypto-asset guidelines

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) is taking strides to adapt to the rapidly changing digital asset landscape. Reflecting the shifting risk environment and emerging global patterns, OSFI is introducing modifications to its capital and liquidity guidelines for crypto-assets.
Evertas

Evertas bolsters crypto insurance coverage with Bitsure acquisition

Evertas, a digital asset insurance provider, has announced the acquisition of Bitsure, a pioneering insurer for crypto mining operations.
CoinFund

Cryptonative investment firm CoinFund rakes in $158m funding

CoinFund, a cryptonative investment firm, has triumphantly closed a $158m funding round for its CoinFund Seed IV Fund LP.
Ethena

DeFi startup Ethena emerges from stealth with $6m funding

DeFi startup Ethena has successfully raised $6 million in a seed funding round, as it aims to revolutionize bond trading on the blockchain.

ABO Digital pledges $10m to Blocktrade’s innovative gamified asset platform

Blocktrade, a trailblazing platform that blends blockchain technology with gamification principles to deliver an enthralling digital asset trading experience, has announced securing a financial commitment of $10m.
ESMA initiates first crypto regulation consultation:

ESMA initiates first crypto regulation consultation

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the top regulator and supervisor of the European Union’s (EU) financial markets, has issued its inaugural consultation package under the framework of the Markets in Crypto-Assets Regulation. Stakeholders are invited to share their views until 20 September 2023.
Amsterdam's NFT ticketing disruptor GET Protocol lands $4.5m investment

Amsterdam’s NFT ticketing disruptor GET Protocol lands $4.5m investment

GET Protocol, an Amsterdam-based NFT ticketing company, has successfully raised $4.5m in a seed funding round. The firm presents a novel approach to the ticketing industry by leveraging blockchain technology and introducing a platform that rewards concert-goers with NFT collectibles.

News Stories

wefox strengthens executive team with Dominik Ulrich as CRO

wefox strengthens executive team with Dominik Ulrich as CRO

wefox, a leading player in the InsurTech sector, has announced the appointment of Dominik Ulrich as its Chief Risk Officer (CRO), effective immediately.
fraud

How can RegTechs help to combat document fraud?

One of the most pressing issues with the financial industry right now is document fraud. How can RegTech's tackle this challenge and provide more...

FinCEN’s latest proposal to tighten AML regulations for SEC-registered advisers

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) took a step towards strengthening the financial regulatory framework in the US.
ECB

ECB sets new standards for bank board expertise on digital security risks

In a move aimed at bolstering the banking sector's resilience to ICT and security challenges, the ECB has introduced a new policy.
security

Over 69% of firms boost security spending amid rising online threats

Infosecurity Europe 2024 has unveiled critical findings from its recent research into cybersecurity budget trends across organisations.

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