Coinbase Expands Its Footprint in Europe, Gains Regulatory Approval in the Netherlands

Coinbase, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, has received regulatory clearance to operate as a crypto service provider in the Netherlands. In a company blog post on Thursday, Coinbase noted it has successfully registered with the Dutch Central Bank — De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) — as a crypto service provider. The approval will “allow Coinbase to offer … Read more

Binance Forms 12-Member Global Advisory Board Led by Former US Senator Max Baucus

Binance is setting up a new global advisory board to help the crypto exchange’s financial regulation. The global advisory board that Binance is creating consists of ex-top government officials and financial experts. The board of 10 is led by former US Senator Max Baucus, who joined Binance last year as its policy and government relations … Read more

Crypto Price Charts: Most Coins See Profits as Global Crypto Market Cap Rises by Nearly 5 Percent

After days of seeing losses, most cryptocurrencies entered Friday in the green. Bitcoin values spiked by 4.34 percent and is trading at $19.312 (roughly Rs. 15.6 lakh), as per the crypto price tracker by Gadgets 360. The oldest cryptocurrency also grew in price by up to 4.60 percent on international exchanges. As per Binance, Coinbase, … Read more

Cardano’s Vasil Hard Fork Upgrade Goes Through Successfully: Here’s What You Need to Know

Cardano has successfully carried out its much-anticipated Vasil hard fork — a backwards-incompatible upgrade taking place on the main network that is intended to improve smart contract capabilities, increase the chain’s throughput and reduce costs. The Vasil hard fork upgrade was initially due for late June 2022 but was delayed because of Terra’s collapse and … Read more

Iran’s CBDC Digital Rial Steps Into Pilot Trial Phase Amid Lack of Infrastructure

Iran is tapping into the blockchain potential and is putting its CBDC Digital Rial into a pilot test phase starting Thursday, September 22. The Iranian Chamber of Commerce has released an official statement, announcing the development. The CBDC had been in the development phase for a while now, was originally slated to launch around November, … Read more