Tagged: gemini

Bankrupt Crypto Lender Genesis to Give Back $2B of Virtual Currency As Part of Latest Gemini Settlement

Failed cryptocurrency lending firm Genesis will reportedly be returning 97% of crypto-assets from a customer program with digital asset platform Gemini by May of this year. This update has been shared after a New York based bankruptcy Judge stated on Tuesday that they have approved… Read More

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss Reportedly Invest $4.5M of Bitcoin into Real Bedford

Real Bedford Football Club (RBFC) owner Peter McCormack announced that Winklevoss Capital, the investment firm owned by Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has made a $4.5M bitcoin investment into the football club. The investment is the largest ever made “into a football club in… Read More

NYDFS Superintendent Harris Secures Commitment from Gemini Trust Company to Return At Least $1.1B to Earn Program Clients

New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) Superintendent Adrienne A. Harris announced that Gemini Trust Company, LLC has committed to return at least $1.1 billion to Gemini Earn Program customers through the Genesis Global Capital, LLC  bankruptcy proceeding. In furtherance of that commitment, Gemini… Read More

Digital Assets Firm Gemini Announces Cross Collateral on Derivatives Platform

Gemini are pleased to announce the immediate availability of cross collateral on the Gemini derivatives platform — providing clients with more flexible funding options. With the introduction of cross collateral, clients are no longer “limited to only posting GUSD as collateral to trade derivatives on… Read More

NYAG Amends Lawsuit Against Gemini and DCG, Alleging that Investors Were Defrauded Out of Over $3 Billion

New York Attorney General Letitia James recenty filed an amended complaint, expanding the Office of the Attorney General’s (OAG) lawsuit against Digital Currency Group, Inc., DCG’s CEO, Barry Silbert, and Genesis Global Capital, LLC and its affiliates’ (Genesis) former CEO, Soichiro Moro, for allegedly “defrauding… Read More

Digital Asset Firm Gemini Appoints New Head of Asia Pacific (APAC) Region

Digital asset firm Gemini is pleased to announce the appointment of bas Head of Asia Pacific (APAC) at Gemini. Saad Ahmed will now be expected to “lead Gemini’s strategy and business development efforts in the region.” As noted in a blog post, Saad reportedly “joins… Read More

France: AMF Priorities For 2024 Include Enhancing the Attractiveness of the Paris Financial Centre

While London remains the top European financial center, Brexit has put pressure on this status. This has created opportunities for other European financial centers, but the question remains: do they have the capacity and ability to act and gain traction? Today, the Autorité des Marchés… Read More

Gemini Now Registered as Digital Asset Service Provider by AMF, the French Financial Markets Regulator

Gemini says they are pleased to announce that they’ve been registered as a Digital Asset Service Provider (DASP) by l’Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), the French financial markets regulator. Following the launch of their EU headquarters in Ireland in 2022, Gemini is now “operational in… Read More

Gemini Shares Insights After Being Named Digital Asset Custodian on VanEck’s Approved Spot Bitcoin ETF Application

VanEck, a global investment fund manager with $76.4 billion USD in assets under management, announced recently the listing of its spot bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) under the ticker HODL, with Gemini named as custodian. Both Gemini and VanEck claim that they “have been pioneers in… Read More

Gemini Named Custodian on 7RCC Global Bitcoin and Carbon Credit Futures ETF Application, Filed with SEC

Gemini are pleased to announce that the firm has been named as custodian on the 7RCC Global Bitcoin and Carbon Credit Futures ETF application, which was filed recently with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Gemini claims that it has been a key player… Read More

Gemini Crypto Trends Report: Bitcoin ETF in the US and BTC Halving May Have Significant Implications on Markets

Digital asset firm Gemini is introducing their 2024 Crypto Trend Report. Before they explore the innovation and “promise” they see on the horizon, Gemini thinks it’s important to reflect on a volatile and challenging 2023. As mentioned in a blog post by Gemini, reverberations from… Read More

Digital Assets Market Surges, MicroStrategy Acquires Another $600M in Bitcoin, American Perspective on Crypto Shifts – Report

Digital asset firm Gemini has shared their latest crypto market update. Key takeaways from Gemini‘s extensive crypto market report are as follows: Bitcoin climbs as SEC speeds up spot bitcoin ETF review process: Bitcoin (BTC) continued to grind higher this week, reaching a new yearly… Read More

Digital Asset Firm Gemini Says It’s Dedicated to UK Market and Complying with Travel Rule

At Gemini, they believe that the crypto ecosystem must include guardrails and an appropriate level of transparency to protect users from financial crime and fraud. Gemini claim they have always “been dedicated to regulatory compliance and believe that adherence to the Travel Rule is an… Read More

Digital Assets Derivatives Trading Available via Gemini Mobile App

At Gemini, they claim to be dedicated to delivering the “best possible” crypto trading experience for their users. Gemini says it is pleased to unveil “an important update to our derivatives trading ecosystem: mobile app trading.” In August, Gemini had unveiled the ability “to view… Read More

Gemini Remains Focused on Serving UK Market and Compliance with Financial Promotions Rules

On 8 October 2023, the FCA Financial Promotions Regime brought into effect new rules around qualifying cryptoassets. These rules set out new standards for financial promotions of cryptoassets and “apply to firms offering these products to UK consumers.” Since inception, Gemini claims it has “been… Read More

Digital Asset Platform Gemini Marks 8th Year of Business Operations, Comments on Key Milestones

The crypto ecosystem faced significant challenges this year, the team at Gemini noted in a recent update. Despite the various headwinds, talented individuals across all our teams “have continued to build every day during the bear market,” Gemini claims. As they mark Gemini’s 8th anniversary,… Read More

Gemini Announces Key Update for Institutional Clients, Will Focus on Building Crypto-Native Solutions

Digital asset firm Gemini is pleased to unveil the new Gemini Institutional website, showcasing the breadth of crypto-native solutions available to Gemini’s institutional customers. Gemini‘s commitment to being “a secure and regulated onramp to crypto for institutions goes beyond just providing a best-in-class crypto trading… Read More

Digital Asset Firm Gemini to Expand Business Operations in India, with Plans to Invest in Gurgaon Engineering Hub

Pravjit Tiwana, CEO APAC and Global CTO at Gemini, notes that in May, they announced the launch of Gemini’s Gurgaon technology development center in India. Now, Gemini are pleased to build on that announcement and reveal that they have opened their office “within the Cyber Hub… Read More

Digital Asset Firm Gemini Plans to Expand Passkey Support beyond 2FA to Enable Passwordless Logins

Gemini says that it continues to be focused on crypto innovation by allowing users to add passkeys “for two-factor authentication to their accounts.” As explained in a blog post by Gemini, passkeys provide two major advantages “over other account authentication methods: increased security and ease… Read More

Gemini Is Encouraging Other Creditors to Get Behind a Plan to Obtain More Money from Genesis’ Parent Firm, Digital Currency Group

Digital currency exchange Gemini is attempting to encourage various other creditors behind a plan to get more money from bankrupt cryptocurrency lending company Genesis‘ parent firm, the Digital Currency Group (DCG), This, according to an update from the Information shared this past Friday. The latest… Read More