New Huobi Russia Exchange Plans to Add Rubles

A new exchange in Moscow, known as Huobi Russia, will add Russian rubles through bank transfers. The bank will process these rubles deposits. The Justice Ministry has granted permission to Huobi Russia’s legal entity for rubles to be added through a Uzbekistan bank. The letter also states that these activities haven’t been prohibited by any…

Voyager and Avant-Garde Form New Partnership to Offer Zero-Commission Crypto Trading Services

Canada’s Voyager Digital crypto-asset broker and Avant-Garde Trading Securities partner to provide zero-commission trading on all cryptocurrencies. The Canadian cryptocurrency asset broker Voyager Digital and Avant-Garde Trading Securities have formed a new partnership and are engaged to offer their broker-dealer clients from the US the option to trade crypto assets without being charged a commission.…

Franklin Templeton and Curv Crypto Wallet Partner to Secure Tokenized Shares, Give Clients Autonomy

Curv’s cryptocurrency wallet service provider will be used by Franklin Templeton Investments to help deliver a solution for securing tokenized shares and custody. American holding company (combined with its subsidiaries), Franklin Templeton has recently entered a partnership with Curv to protect its tokenized shares, as per a press release dated, Thursday, November 21, 2019. What…

Bitstamp Announces Entrance to Asia and Hires Andrew Leelarthaepin of JPMorgan and Saxo Bank

Bitstamp crypto exchange is opening the doors in Asia-Pacific (APAC) region and onboards a new executive of Saxo Bank and JPMorgan Cash in Andrew Leelarthaepin. The cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp announced that it’s expanding to the Asia-Pacific region. More than this, it has brought Andrew Leelarthaepin on board as the VP of Business Development for the expanding region.…

New Wirex Visa Travelcard To Reward Users With 1.5% in Bitcoins on All In-Store Purchases

Wirex payments platform releases new VISA travelcard for APAC region offering with support for 150 crypto assets including Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin. Crypto and fiat multi-currency accounts provider, Wirex has officially launched its travel Visa card as of Monday, November 11, 2019. Considering the fact that the firm focuses on establishing connections around the world…

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Pressured to Collect More Private User Information by FATF

New rules require exchanges to collect even more personally identifying information. The FATF’s recent guidelines have widespread implications on what private information exchanges need to track and collect from customers. Here are some insights on the recent regulation from CipherTrace’s Nov. 5 Cryptocurrency Travel Rule Compliance Conference and Hackathon. An event oriented around the integration of cryptocurrency into…