Fintech Arm of Chinese Insurance Giant Shoots for $500M IPO in US

OneConnect, the financial technology subsidiary of Chinese insurance giant Ping An, has updated its filing for an initial publi...
December 5, 2019
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Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler Appointed to US Senate Seat

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has appointed Kelly Loeffler, CEO of institutional Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform Bakkt, to a Unite...
December 4, 2019
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Gemini Hires Former Starling Bank Exec for Push Into Europe

Gemini, the top global cryptocurrency exchange per CryptoCompare’s latest Exchange Benchmark, hired a former senior executive f...

Saxo Bank’s Outrageous Prediction 2020: Asia Launches DLT-Based Asset

Major Danish bank Saxo Bank has predicted that Asia will launch its own blockchain-based digital asset in its new report of sma...
December 4, 2019
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SoFi Obtains BitLicense to Offer Crypto Trading Services in New York

California-based financial firm SoFi has acquired a BitLicense from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS)...

Former Charlie Shrem Attorney to Represent Arrested Ethereum Dev

Renowned trial attorney Brian Klein has revealed he will represent Virgil Griffith, the developer recently arrested for partici...
December 3, 2019
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US SEC Hires In-House Attorney As New Chief Of Cyber Unit

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has hired Kristina Littman as Chief of the Division of Enforcement’s...
December 3, 2019
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Former CFTC Chair to Remain Focused on Crypto and Blockchain at New Law Firm

Former United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) chairman Chris Giancarlo was hired as senior counsel at the Ne...

US Lawmakers Want to Brand Libra a Security, Association Disagrees

A couple of United States lawmakers are looking to classify stablecoins as securities. With Libra considering adopting fiat-peg...

Trump Isn’t Sold on Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler Becoming US Senator

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp is expected to appoint Kelly Loeffler, CEO of institutional Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform Bakkt, f...
December 1, 2019
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