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Coinbase Release Q2 Accomplishments to Help Provide Transparency into Operations

Brian Armstrong, CEO and co-founder of popular U.S.-based digital currency exchange Coinbase took to Twitter yesterday to announce the publication of what he calls a “quarterly perspective,” which had apparently previously only seen internal distribution. Armstrong additionally claims that the sharing of this information is an act of community trust-building by way of “transparency.” Only […]

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Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchanges Plan Limits on Borrowed Margin Trading

Advertisement Japan’s primary self-regulatory body for cryptocurrency exchanges is finalizing a proposal to enforce a limit on the amount of funds investors can borrow for margin trading of cryptocurrencies. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) is proposing a 4-to-1 limit on margin trading wherein investors will only be allowed to borrow up to four […]

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SEC Commissioner Disagrees with Agency’s Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Rejection

Advertisement The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday shot down the Winklevoss brothers’ bid to bring the first bitcoin ETF to a regulated U.S. exchange, dashing the hopes of many investors that the agency was warming to this nascent asset class. Notably, though, that ruling was not only controversial among cryptocurrency enthusiasts but also […]

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Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF was Rejected, But VanEck ETF has a Chance to be Approved

Following the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) decision to deny the Winklevoss’s Bitcoin ETF application, investors in the cryptocurrency market panicked, taking the bitcoin price below the $ 8,000 threshold. The decision, which was first reported by CNBC, stems from a publicly released document that explains their decision to deny the application. The SEC’s Reasoning on […]

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Japan’s Cryptocurrency Self-Regulator Proposes Margin Capped Trading Rules

The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA), is set to propose margin capped trading rules, attempting to reduce the risks of the fluctuating market.  Earlier in April, the 16 registered cryptocurrency exchange services in the country came together to form the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) – a self-regulatory body designated to sanitize the […]