Tag: exchange

March 02, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

Polybird CEO: The next big trend in the private markets is going to be direct listings

LeapRate interview... Harish D. Gupta is CEO and Co-Founder of Polybird, a global exchange for tokenized securities. On the exchange, global issuers such as financial institutions, governments, and companies can raise capital (equity or debt) via issuing digital tokens or can list tokenized assets (currencies, commodities, commercial real estate). Prior to Polybird, Gupta was on…

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January 09, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

Euronext's spot foreign exchange market volume up 6% MoM in December

The pan-European exchange Euronext has just announced its trading volumes for December 2019. LeapRate reminds that Euronext acquired Oslo Børs VPS last year, therefore the below information includes all Oslo activity from July 2019. Cash trading The average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book was €8,351 million during the last month of…

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January 08, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

Eurex announces 2019 as a strong year

European derivatives exchange Eurex has released its volumes report for the month of December earlier this week. Clearing volumes continued their upward trend in the last month of 2019, recording triple digit growth in average daily cleared volumes. Significant increases in volumes were also seen at Eurex Repo and EEX. Despite YoY volumes of traded…

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Stax Inc. teams up with Coleman Research
December 31, 2019 BY Mariela Naydenova

A $69 million tax bill for Bithumb - litigation ahead

Taxes in the cryptocurrency world are not an uncommon issue. In fact, the idea of taxing cryptocurrencies and crypto exchanges has been a long standing issue for many countries around the world. However, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world and the largest one in South Korea, Bithumb, got hit with a massive…

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moex volumes report
October 14, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Interactive Brokers clients can now trade on Moscow Exchange

Moscow Exchange (MOEX) has today announced that it has teamed up with global electronic broker Interactive Brokers Group (Nasdaq: IBKR). The broker has begun providing access to the Russian market for all its clients in the US and worldwide. Interactive Brokers' clients can now fund their account in 24 currencies and trade assets from a…

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xCrypt launches Digital Asset Exchange
October 11, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

xCrypt ecosystem launches Digital Asset Exchange

xCrypt ecosystem has just announced that it has launched the final version of the xCrypt - Digital Asset Exchange for the trading of virtual assets.  Digital assets will be stored in cold wallets embedded with extra security measures such as multi-signature systems and two-step authentication. The xCrypt exchange is a fully regulated exchange platform that…

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Binance seeks to curb SEC’s hunt for “fraud”
September 09, 2019 BY Mariela Naydenova

Binance US is going live

Binance, despite some bad luck in the past, continues to disrupt new crypto markets, as the latest move of the exchange is to launch a trading desk operation for the US market in the upcoming several weeks. This comes off as great news for US-based clients, as some were worried about Binance's strategy in the…

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