Cryptopia Exchange Kept Users’ Cryptos in Pooled Wallet: Liquidator

The liquidator for the collapsed Cryptopia exchange says the way the platform was managed is slowing up the task of determining user holdings. Source link

Bitcoin Miners Halt Operations as Rainstorm Triggers Mudslides in China

A severe rainstorm in China’s southwest has led to fatal mudslides, causing some local hydropower plants and bitcoin miners to halt operations. Source link

It Took 18 Months, But This Blockchain Securities Firm Got the Nod From FINRA

FINRA has approved iownit as a broker-dealer, clearing the firm to offer digital securities on a private Hyperledger blockchain. Source link

Deloitte Launches ‘Blockchain In a Box’ to Help Enterprises Showcase Tech

The “Big Four” auditing firm has launched a mobile plug-and-play product aimed to help enterprises demo blockchain solutions. Source link

Rakuten’s Crypto Exchange Has Launched for Trading in 3 Cryptos

The Japanese e-commerce giant’s Rakuten Wallet exchange has gone live for spot trading of bitcoin, ether and bitcoin cash against the yen. Source link

Silvergate Bank Eyes Crypto-Collateralized Loans for Institutions

Silvergate Bank, one of the cryptocurrency industry’s few go-to financial service providers, is planning to become a crypto lender. Source link

Alive, Thriving and Totally Unauthorized: Inside the Underground Market for Telegram’s Cryptocurrency

Telegram forbade investors from selling their gram tokens before launch. Yet the secondary market for grams is lively – and rife with risk. Source link

ASX’s In-the-Works DLT Settlement System ‘on Track,’ Says Yearly Report

The Australian Securities Exchange has released its 2019 financial report, offering insight into its upcoming distributed ledger settlement system. Source link

Head of SIX’s Digital Asset Exchange Quits Over Strategy Disagreement

Switzerland’s SIX stock exchange has just lost a key executive in charge of its in-development digital assets exchange, SDX. Source link

R3’s Marco Polo Trade Blockchain Takes Another Step Toward Production

The trade finance blockchain platform has passed another milestone in its development with a successful pilot of real-time payment triggers. Source link