Tag: Crypto

Crypto

In the FICC of It

This week’s podcast is all about performance – following the third of Profit & Loss’ spring Dial-in-Days, editor-in-chief Julie Ros joins Colin Lambert to discuss some of the themes coming out of the events, starting with hedge fund and CTA performance in the recent market upheaval. Ros dives into the suggestion by panellists in New […]

CrossTower Launches Crypto-to-Crypto Trading

CrossTower, a new exchange operator with a mission to mainstream digital asset investing and trading for institutional and individual investors, today announced the launch of its multi-asset trading platform founded by two capital markets veterans, CEO Kapil Rathi and president Kristin Boggiano, who recently worked together at AlphaPoint, a white label crypto exchange software firm. CrossTower’s controlled launch […]

BitGo Prime Launches with Carmi at Helm

Digital asset financial services provider, BitGo, is today launching institutional trading services through its new entity BitGo Prime, claiming a first in offering lending, trading and custody in the digital assets space. Nick Carmi, who joined BitGo last year as head of financial services, has been appointed CEO of the new entity in addition to […]

The Crypto Market Structure in 2020 and Beyond

To view the video please log in to the site At the recent Profit & Loss Dial-in Day New York, LMAX Group CEO David Mercer spoke to P&L’s managing editor Colin Lambert about the evolution of the crypto industry as LMAX Digital – the firm’s digital assets exchange – turned two years old. Mercer stressed […]

ADAM Appoints its First CEO

The Association for Digital Markets (ADAM) announces the appointment of Jeffrey Blockinger, former chief legal officer of Och-Ziff Capital Management (now Sculptor Capital), as the group’s first CEO. ADAM was initially created in late 2018 by a group of financial services and technology firms leading developments in the digital asset and blockchain space,  to develop a Code of […]

Bitfinex. Koine in Custody Collaboration

Digital asset exchange, Bitfinex, and digital asset custody provider, Koine, have launched an institutionally oriented post-trade service, enabling investors to mitigate counterparty risk and the use of private keys in the clearing and settlement of cryptocurrencies. Koine customers gain access to a post-trade solution from a business licensed by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority, a service specifically designed for institutional […]

SEBA Bank, Tokensoft Partner for Asset Tokenisation

Switzerland’s SEBA Bank AG, which provides digital and traditional asset services, and Tokensoft International AG, a technology platform, announce a strategic partnership in asset tokenisation. As part of the partnership, the firms say Tokensoft’s platform will become an integral component of SEBA’s asset tokenisation services. US-based Tokensoft Inc provides the technology to Tokensoft for the […]

TradingScreen, Seed, Partner for Crypto Access

TradingScreen (TS) has announced a partnership and product integration between its order and execution management system (OEMS) Markts and digital asset exchange Seed Digital Commodities Market. The agreement will provide traders with access to new digital asset classes and currencies through a centralised network for institutional market participants. Additionally, TS says Markts will look to further […]

FXCM Expands Crypto Offering

FXCM Group, which provides of online FX and CFD trading, as well as crypto trading for retail and institutional investors, announced updates to its crypto offering, including record low crypto spreads for the platform during January. January 2020 was a record month for FXCM’s crypto division, announced the lowest spread ever across its current crypto offering, […]