Belarus is actively involved in the development of legislative framework for cryptocurrency and blockchain development.

Alibaba Decided to Delay Its Hong Kong Share Listing
August 21st, 2019

Alibaba has delayed plans to list its stock in Hong Kong. The Chinese tech company already trades publicly in New York, but was reported to have been considering a second listing that could raise as much as $15 billion. The plan was to list in August.

Bakkt Is to Keep Pushing Bitcoin Even Further
August 20th, 2019

Crypto sector has been waiting for the launch of Bitcoin futures trading platform Bakkt for a long time now. This should happen finally at September 23. Within 48 hours after the big reveal, Bitcoin surged by 10 percent.

Revolut Launches New Stock Trading Service with No Commission Fees
August 1st, 2019

Revolut, the financial services firm, has just launched a new digital service that will allow its customers trade U.S. stock from the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. The service will be free and available to all customers. 

Bitcoin’s Biggest Wallet Provider, Blockchain, Launches Own Exchange Platform
July 30th, 2019

Major Bitcoin wallet provider, Blockchain, has just announced the launch of its own exchange platform, The Pit. The new platform seeks to promote adoption by simplifying the trading process for all its users.

Bakkt to Launch Its Bitcoin Futures Exchange in Q3 2019
July 29th, 2019

Bitcoin futures contracts platform Bakkt is determined to launch its services in the third quarter of this year and gaining approval from the NYDFS would allow it to operate as a limited-purpose firm.

Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Finally Put to the Test
July 22nd, 2019

After many delays and uncertainty, finally, Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures launched the user acceptance tests. The mission is to support the development of trusted infrastructure for securely transacting in the new market for digital assets.

Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Test Starts Today, Launch Imminent This Quarter
July 22nd, 2019

Bakkt Digital Asset Summit highlighted important developments in the launch of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures, which beta release is expected today. CFTC commissioner Dawn Stamp acknowledged the high demand for the derivative product.

Belated ICE-backed Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Beta-Testing Launches in Less than a Month
June 24th, 2019

As ICE Futures Exchange opens its Bitcoin Futures interest, CME concurrently soars in what appears to be a four day all-time high in a row.

Slack (WORK) Is Going Public Pricing Its IPO at $26 Per Share
June 20th, 2019

Slack became only the second big company, after Spotify, to invite a free-for-all in its shares on Wall Street. Rather than an IPO, it chose a direct listing, releasing its stock to trade freely and stating just a “reference” figure of $26 a share.

ICE’s Bakkt Seeking for NYDFS License in a Bid to Finally Get Regulatory Approval
April 19th, 2019

Bakkt’s application with the NYDFS is seen as a possible gateway to get regulatory approval from the CFTC.