Two Charged With Running ‘Shadow Banking’ Service for Crypto Exchanges

The U.S. Department of Justice announced Tuesday that it has hit two individuals with bank fraud charges in connection to a system for depositing funds to cryptocurrency exchanges. In a statement, U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York alleged that Reginald Fowler of Arizona and Ravid Yosef, said to live in Tel Aviv, […]

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Mastercard has approved the first crypto debit card in Europe

Tap n Go (TAP) has partnered with Transact Payments Limited (TPL) to provide the Tap Prepaid Mastercard® that will allow customers to convert Crypto Assets held with TAP for spending wherever Mastercard is accepted. The TAP accounts with multiple crypto and fiat wallets and will have access to real time crypto trading with numerous exchanges, […]

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English Soccer Club Launches Blockchain Fan Token

English Premier League soccer team West Ham United turns to blockchain to launch its own token. The “fan token,” powered by Socios.com will allow West Ham’s 40 million supporters to vote on club decisions and gain access to exclusive rewards. The fan token initiative has already been adopted by Juventus and Paris St. Germaine and […]

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Crypto Exchange Liquid Unveils US Expansion Plans

Liquid Group and Virtual Currency Partners form joint venture to expand Liquid.com into the US market Liquid, the cryptocurrency exchange platform operated by Japanese startup Quoine, has partnered with Virtual Currency Partners (VCP), a venture capital group composed of fintech and crypto investors and entrepreneurs, to establish a jointly-owned entity called Liquid Financial USA Inc. […]

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Former Coinbase Head of Sales Christine Sandler officially joins Fidelity Digital Assets

While being a relatively new player in the crypto ecosystem, Fidelity is going full steam ahead with overtaking this emerging market. Industry sources leaked this on March 29th, but now it’s official, according to a press release issued by Fidelity Digital Assets on the 10th of April. Sandler is named Head of Sales and Marketing […]

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