Eleven Credit Suisse Staff Take Crypto Positions

Eleven Credit Suisse Staff Take Crypto Positions

Zurich’s branch of Credit Suisse has seen an exodus of staff, as they switch from banking to cryptocurrency over the past year. The last to leave, Andrew Reel, has left the Swiss bank to become head of digital asset markets at Morgan Stanley also based in Zurich. But he’s just the tip of the iceberg when […]

UTRUST Just Made Charitable Donations a Whole Lot Easier as Crypto Flows to Charity

UTRUST Just Made Charitable Donations a Whole Lot Easier as Crypto Flows to Charity

Blockchain-based payment platform, UTRUST and AidCoin will combine forces to enable charitable donations across the world in 23 different cryptocurrencies. The project is being launched to simplify donations in multiple countries via the UTRUST interface. The new system is set to replace methods whereby a donor transferred and then converted funds into AidCoin tokens or […]

Germany’s Second Largest Stock Exchange Takes yet Another Step down the Crypto Road

Germany’s Second Largest Stock Exchange Takes yet Another Step down the Crypto Road

Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, Boerse Stuttgart has taken the step to host Crypto Trading and Coin Offerings. This follows an earlier announcement that’s its new app, Bison, would be released by Fintech company Sowa Labs, a subsidiary of Boerse Stuggart Digital Ventures, later this year. Boerse Stuggart is Germany’s second-largest stock exchange after Boerse Frankfurt. […]

First Crypto Company Listed on the London Stock Exchange is Now Active

First Crypto Company Listed on the London Stock Exchange is Now Active

Crypto mining firm, UK-based Argo Mining — first cryptocurrency company to be listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) is now active. Argo, which provides “accessible” crypto mining via a subscription service has raised £25 million (about $32.5 million) through an Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the LSE, exceeding its fundraising target by £5 million (about […]

Half a Million Dutch Households Own Crypto but Central Bank Still Wary

Half a Million Dutch Households Own Crypto but Central Bank Still Wary

A Dutch Central Bank spokesperson still maintains that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are too volatile for savings and their value can only be expressed in fiat terms. In a recent CB publication on fintech, bank divisional director Petra Hielkema expressed these sentiments, also adding that there are still risks associated with buying cryptocurrencies in her […]