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Alipay Says It’s Not Servicing Crypto Trades, But is It?

Following a confirmation from CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) on Twitter yesterday that the Binance cryptocurrency exchange will soon allow customers to their trading accounts using Alipay and WeChat, Alipay has tweeted to deny Zhao’s announcement, stating: “NO, you cannot…There’re several reports about @Alipay being used for… Read More

ISO’s Information Security Accreditation Awarded to World’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange Binance

Binance, reportedly the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by adjusted trading volume, revealed that it has been granted an information security accreditation after adhering to standards outlined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). In order to satisfy the internationally recognized ISO/IEC 27001 standard, Binance’s management… Read More

World’s Largest Crypto Exchange Binance Invests in Chinese Media Firm Mars Finance

Malta-based Binance, the world’s largest crypto asset exchange by adjusted trading volume, has invested in Mars Finance, a Chinese media and data source company. Although the exact amount invested has not been shared publicly, the company is valued at $200 million, according to a press… Read More

Binance, World’s Largest Crypto Trading Platform, Acquires JEX Derivatives Exchange

Binance, a platform reportedly handling 55% of the world’s crypto trading traffic, has acquired a crypto derivatives platform called JEX, Binance has announced: “JEX will join the Binance ecosystem as Binance JEX and focus on further building the cryptoasset derivatives market, providing Binance users with professional… Read More

Are You Still HODLing? “CZ Binance” Says Bitcoin Volatility Likely to Increase as More Exchanges Add Margin Trading

Bitcoin’s recent rollercoaster ride, involving multiple thousand-dollar fluctuations between $9000 and $14 000 USD within very short time frames (sometimes less than 2 hours) is being brought about by an increase in leverage available at exchanges, “CZ Binance” told Bloomberg recently. Changpeng Zhao or “CZ”… Read More

Binance Blocks US Customers, Opens Dedicated US Trading Platform

One day after announcing the creation of a dedicated cryptocurrency trading platform for US customers, Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, has modified its terms of service to exclude “any U.S. person.” The change comes under the subheading “Prohibition of Use” in the… Read More

Binance CEO Apologizes for Suggesting “Re-Org” of Bitcoin in Wake of $44 Million Hack

Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency trading platforms, has issued a blog post stating the business is working hard to tighten security after hackers stole 7070 Bitcoins (worth ~$44 million USD) from an exchange hot wallet earlier this week. Zhao… Read More

Digital Challenger Bank Founders Bank Hires Former Senior Deutsche Bank Exec as CEO

The Founders Bank has appointed Kenan Altunis as Chief Executive Officer. Altunis was most recently Global Co-Head of the Institutional Client Group within Deutsche Bank’s Corporate and Investment Bank where he was responsible for a multibillion-dollar revenue operation and a team of over 1000 people…. Read More

Sacrilege: Binance CEO Suggests Miners Could Roll Back Bitcoin Chain to Recover Hacked $41 Million and Keep Proceeds as Bounty

Changpeng Zhao, CEO and founder of Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, stirred controversy this week when he suggested that colluding Bitcoin miners could “roll-back” Bitcoin’s data records and recover $41 million USD in bitcoins hacked from Binance this week. Zhao made the comments in… Read More

As Promised: Binance Opens Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange Platform in Uganda

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, announced this morning that it has begun accepting registrations at its Binance Uganda exchange. “Users are now able to complete full account verification in the User Center after logging in,” says a company announcement regarding the launch…. Read More

CEO of Crypto Exchange Binance Denies He Asked $2.5 Million to List Coin; Accuser Calls Him “Liar”

The CEO of one of the world’s fastest-growing cryptocurrency exchanges, Binance, has shot back against an accuser on Twitter who claimed last week that Binance asked for 400 bitcoins (worth about $2.5 million USD) to list a small coin on the exchange. The accusations were… Read More

Binance Seeks to Boost Blockchain Education with New Academy

Binance, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in operation, has launched the Binance Academy to further education about crypto and blockchain. The service is said to provide “free resources to the next generation of blockchain enthusiasts.” The academy is an open-access platform that “will tackle… Read More

Neufund Said to Become First End to End Primary Issuance Platform for Security Tokens in Partnership with Binance & Malta Stock Exchange

Germany base Neufund has announced an extended partnership with Binance and the Malta Stock Exchange that is predicted to become the first “end to end primary issuance platform” for security tokens. The partnership will enable the issuance and secondary trading of blockchain based securities while… Read More

Binance Invests in Malta based Founders Bank, Plans Equity Token Offering on Neufund Under German Law. Will Partner with “Major Stock Exchange”

Binance, one of largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, has announced an investment in Founders Bank based in Malta. Several months back, Binance famously migrated operations from Asia to Malta – an important coup for the “blockchain island.” Malta has enacted legislation designed to encourage blockchain… Read More

Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange in the World: Binance Claims Top Spot as $2.8 Billion Traded in Just days

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has claimed the top spot in regards to trading volume in digital currencies. According to Binance, the crypto exchange is now the largest in world having fulfilled trading volume of $2.8 billion since Tuesday. The milestone  takes place just 5 months after… Read More

Hong Kong’s Monaco Expands Strategic Cooperation Agreement With Binance

Hong Kong’s payments and cryptocurrency platform Monaco announced on Tuesday an expansion of its strategic cooperation with Binance, where Monaco’s MCO token was listed this past summer. The company revealed that under this partnership expansion it will include support for Binance’s BNB token to its platform which… Read More

QUOINE Forms New Strategic Partnerships With Binance, ZB.com, & BW.com

Global fintech firm QUOINE announced on Friday it has formed strategic partnerships with Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Binance, cryptocurrency wallet ZB.com, and mining platform BW.com. The collaboration announcements come just after QUOINE formed a partnership with Blockwave to expand cryptocurrency exchange services in Canada.  QUOINE revealed that Binance will… Read More

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