digital assets

Jul 18, 2024

Zodia Markets acquires Elwood’s OTC businessUK-based fintech Elwood Technologies has sold its OTC trading business, Elwood Capital Management (ECM), to Zodia Markets, the crypto-custodian.

Jul 17, 2024

EBA to address MiCA data gapsThe European Banking Authority (EBA) has issued a consultation to address potential gaps in the reporting obligations for the EU’s Markets in Crypto Assets (MiCA) regulation.

Jul 12, 2024

Sygnum launches instant settlement network for digital assetsSwiss digital asset bank Sygnum has launched a multi-asset, instant settlement network for digital assets which it states will rival Swift as the post-trade network of choice for the crypto market.

Jul 01, 2024

 Standard CharteredTrade finance will be a key factor in the projected growth of the asset tokenisation market, according to a research report written by Standard Chartered.

Jun 20, 2024

Global associations announce digital assets standards plansThree global associations that have worked on developing legal entity identifier standards are now turning their attention to digital assets.

Jun 14, 2024

Ripple acquires Standard Custody & TrustEnterprise blockchain company Ripple has completed its acquisition of digital asset servicing firm Standard Custody & Trust as it looks to expand its product offering.

Jun 11, 2024

AMF publishes crypto asset blacklistThe French financial services regulator has issued a blacklist of illicit crypto asset service providers (CASPs) amid a surge in crypto disputes.

Jun 10, 2024

Robinhood acquires UK crypto exchangeOnline trading APP Robinhood has agreed to a US$200 million cash deal to buy Bitstamp, the UK-based crypto exchange.

Jun 06, 2024

Four out of five firms building digital asset teamsFinancial institutions are ramping up their digital asset teams, suggests recently published research.

May 30, 2024

Clearstream, DTCC and Euroclear make bid for tokenisation roleThe three largest financial market infrastructures (FMIs) have come together to unveil what they describe as a ‘blueprint’ for the digital assets ecosystem.