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SEBA Bank granted the first Swiss digital asset custody license

SEBA Bank granted the first Swiss digital asset custody license

The bank will concentrate efforts on building an institutional-grade facility to invest in crypto assets. SEBA Bank AG, a fully regulated Swiss-based institution with a focus on the offering of digital cryptocurrency assets, has today announced the approval of a CISA...

Bitcoin Lightning nodes and channels hit record highs

Bitcoin Lightning nodes and channels hit record highs

The number of Lightning Network nodes has increased 160% over the past 12 months while the number of channels is up 170% since January. The node count for Bitcoin’s leading layer-two solution, the Lightning Network (LN), has spiked to record levels following a surge...

Derivatives DEX dYdX beats out Coinbase by volume amid China FUD

Derivatives DEX dYdX beats out Coinbase by volume amid China FUD

Chinese traders appear to be flocking to derivatives DEX dYdX amid concerns over a renewed crypto crackdown in China. Decentralized derivatives exchange dYdX has seen a surge in trade activity as concerns surrounding a renewed Chinese crypto crackdown have circulated...