Bitcoin

Jul
19

Reference Costs

“A court in the state of Washington has given final approval for a $9 million settlement involving crypto and stock brokerage platform Robinhood over its role in sending unsolicited text messages to thousands of residents.”
2 min read
Jul
18

CFTC Isn’t Taking Anything For Itself

The CFTC isn’t taking anything for itself, preferring to push the liquidation payout to the region of 118% for creditors.
2 min read
Jul
17

All about CryptoKiddies

...the crypto kiddies are going ballistic to see the US Presidential race through a somewhat myopic lens.
2 min read
Jun
25

The Lawyers Win Again

FTX has, let's face it, been a long running pantomime. In the latest episode - appropriately as we must be well past the interval so things are always more boisterous… it’s time for the classic “oh Yes, we did!” “Oh no we didn’t” shenanigans.
2 min read
Jun
18

Rest Easy, EU Has Our Backs

2 min read
Jun
17

End The Fed!

Binance has appointed a local rep to satisfy Nigerian authorities which has led to charges being dropped by Nigeria's Federal Inland Revenue Service,  against Tigran Gambaryan and Nadeem Anjarwalla. 
3 min read
Jun
13

All about Donald

Maybe it’s the start of a beautiful relationship, or did Trump just wrap Bitcoin in a curious protectionist MAGA hold?
2 min read
Apr
05

An Absence of Trust

Markets depend on trust and credibility notes the SEC head of enforcement in a must read speech. Not sure all in crypto agree but his argument is fair and rational going through the history of efforts to believe crypto was above regulation to seeking to avoid regulatory fiat…
3 min read
Apr
03

Zero Guilt Protocol

Let’s start with a positive, the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Plans To Let Customers Of Its Non-Bank Members Trade Crypto (Binance).
3 min read
Mar
24

Exchange Invest 2618: COIN Problems

Coinbase is in the eyes of a storm - one part is easy to work out, the other part awaits clarification from the SEC.
9 min read
Mar
22

Exchange Invest 2616: Swiss Imbalance

If you don’t know UBS acquired Credit Suisse last weekend (faster than the CS PR dept could say “merger of equals, oh wait a moment…”) then I envy your clearly commodious sub rock abode.
9 min read
Mar
21

Exchange Invest 2615: Happy 160 Stockholm

Nowhere is this clearly than in this gem of drivel from the Brussels Bugle: Humbled 'Crypto Bros' Don Blazers For Boca Raton (FT) which almost but not quite, completely fails to encapsulate last week’s Boca FIA meeting.
8 min read
Mar
20

Exchange Invest 2614: B3 All In On Vermiculus

Lots happening today with the 10% Vermiculus stake sale to B3’s venture arm alongside EEX adding another modest asset to its expanding portfolio. Lots happening in China as LME get hit with a minor warrant issue in Nickel and much more...
13 min read
Mar
18

Exchange Invest Weekend Edition 2613: Leaks From Labs to Pipelines

Crypto security issuers should file registration statements and make the required disclosures. These are the same rules that everyone else in the securities markets has played by for decades.
6 min read
Mar
17

Exchange Invest 2612: FTX GUBU Loans

“SBF is arguing that he is entitled to $5 million Directors and Officers Insurance from FTX.”
6 min read