UK-based bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has passed an audit run by BitcoinJ developer and former Google engineer Mike Hearn.

Bitstamp Joins Forces with BitGo for Custodial Services for Customer Assets
October 10th, 2019

Bitstamp and BitGo announced their partnership aiming to offer clients secure storage for cryptocurrency assets using safer tactics such as private account keys and on-chain asset segregation.

Santander Joins Barclays in a Bank Blockade against Coinbase in the UK?
August 15th, 2019

One unverified Redditor alleged that Santander Bank is preventing UK customers from depositing their fiat funds to Coinbase but the bank denies the allegations saying that it is ‘not the case’.

KuCoin Derivatives Platform KuMex Kicks Off with a 20x Leverage on Bitcoin Perpetual Contract
July 8th, 2019

The IDG-backed cryptocurrency trading platform KuCoin recently launched its affiliate derivatives platform – KuMex initiating a ceaseless Bitcoin contract leveraging to the tune of 20x.

CME Group Altering Its Reference Rate for Ether Meaning They Might Be Getting Ready for Futures
July 6th, 2019

CME Group allegedly decided to make changes to its reference rate and index tied to Ethereum. Their sources say it could mean a future tied to the crypto is coming to its marketplace.

Bitcoin Price Hits 5-Month High, Next Target at $6,000?
April 23rd, 2019

Bitcoin price has spiked and pulled the entire crypto market up with it prompting analysts and proponents to suggest that it will test the $6,000 level in the next few weeks.

Disney is Reportedly Set to Put Out $13,2B for South Korea’s Largest Game Developer Nexon
April 23rd, 2019

Global entertainment leader Disney is apparently in talks with NXC, which owns the largest video game publisher in South Korea, as well as two major cryptocurrency exchanges: Bitstamp and Korbit.

Bitcoin Exchange Bitstamp Receives NY’s BitLicense After 3-Year Wait
April 10th, 2019

To receive BitLicense, Bitstamp has undergone a robust examination into the company’s Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) compliance as well as the anti-fraud, capitalization and cybersecurity policies. 

Bitcoin Price Jumps 20% Amid Mysterious 20,000 BTC Order
April 3rd, 2019

Bitcoin price is still on the rise. Yesterday we wrote about possible reasons of its surge. What is true is that certain algorithmic trades had kicked in after it reached this higher level. It comes after a massive slump for the cryptocurrency market last year.

Bitmain Crypto Index Launches For Crypto Investors
December 1st, 2018

Mining giant Bitmain has just launched a new cryptocurrency index. The index is for investors who are interested in having a benchmark for their investments.

Bitstamp Goes Through Tech Upgrade to Detect Suspicious Activity and Market Manipulation
November 28th, 2018

Number one crypto-exchange in Europe, Bitstamp takes security issues by heart deploying an advanced protection system against market tampering.