Tag Archives: Capital Markets

31Aug/19

The Crypto Custody Conundrum: What Are We Even Talking About?

Noelle Acheson is a veteran of company analysis and CoinDesk’s Director of Research. The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own. The following article originally appeared in Institutional Crypto by CoinDesk, aRead More…

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10Jul/19

Singapore’s Stock Exchange Backs New Ethereum Security Token Platform

A new trading platform for security tokens has launched with backing from Singapore Exchange (SGX), the country’s public stock market, and technical support from ethereum startup ConsenSys. The 1X platform has goneRead More…

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04Jun/19

Bloomberg Terminal Lists Ethereum-Based Debt Instrument

Cadence, which puts commercial debt into ERC-20 tokens, will soon be listed on Bloomberg Terminal. In a first for a blockchain-based financial instrument, Cadence has obtained a Financial Instrument Global Identifier (FIGI). WithRead More…

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13May/19

Exchange-Traded Notes for XRP, Litecoin Launch on Boerse Stuttgart

Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, Boerse Stuttgart, has launched trading for exchange-traded notes (ETNs) based on two cryptocurrencies – XRP and litecoin (LTC). Boerse Stuttgart announced Monday that Sweden-based firm, XBT Provider, isRead More…

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26Apr/19

Circle’s SeedInvest Takes Step Toward Tokenizing Stocks With Trading License

Equity fundraising platform SeedInvest, which was recently acquired by cryptocurrency startup Circle, can now operate as an alternative trading system (ATS), the companies announced Friday. SeedInvest and Circle said in a blogRead More…

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25Apr/19

Genesis Lends $425 Million of Crypto in Q1 – and Not Just to Short Sellers

Genesis Global Trading’s cryptocurrency lending arm continues to grow – and diversify beyond short sellers. Announced Thursday, Genesis Global Capital wrote $425 million of crypto loans in the first quarter, bringing itsRead More…

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18Apr/19

Ledger and Nomura’s Crypto Custody Launch May Be Delayed to 2020

Ledger’s partnership with Japanese bank Nomura is still in full swing, but launching the institutional-grade custody solution for digital assets may take longer than expected, the crypto startup’s president said. Speaking to CoinDesk on Wednesday,Read More…

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