Bakkt to Launch Institutional Bitcoin Custody Services

Bakkt to Launch Institutional Bitcoin Custody Services

Bakkt, the crypt subsidiary of the Intercontinental Exchange, has announced that it will begin holding the Bitcoin assets of its institutional investors, which was one of the most sought-after services of the platform prior to its launch in September. Launch of Bakkt...
Crypto News From Japan: Nov. 2–9

Crypto News From Japan: Nov. 2–9

From Cointelegraph Japan: This week’s selected cryptocurrency and blockchain news from Japan. In this week’s selected cryptocurrency- and blockchain-related news from Cointelegraph Japan, the Japanese financial regulator solidifies its policy of banning trusts that...
10% of MoneyGram’s US-Mexico Business is Crypto-Enabled

10% of MoneyGram’s US-Mexico Business is Crypto-Enabled

We asked for more context on the soundbyte statistic. An estimate by the World Bank pegged 2016’s global remittance market at $573 billion, and a whopping $422 billion of that went to developing countries.The simple act of transferring money from one country to...