Cryptocurrency Dash to Begin Trading on Coinbase Pro

Deposits will be accepted today followed by trading on Tuesday at 16:00 UTC. Source link

Tagomi Rollout Paves Way for Institutional Crypto Shorting

Crypto brokerage Tagomi released its borrowing and lending platform to the wider public, enabling investors to short cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum. Tagomi’s COO Kevin Johnson told CoinDesk that its new platform addresses issues that stymie institutional crypto shorts. Many large-scale investors could not short cryptocurrencies as rapidly as they might short an equity position […]

Rebranded TrueDigital Partners for ‘Imminent’ Launch of Bitcoin Derivatives

Tassat, formerly trueDigital, has teamed up with AlgoTrader to provide institutional traders access to its soon-to-launch bitcoin swaps contracts. Source link

Huobi Plans Backdoor IPO Attempt in Hong Kong, Document Suggests

A filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange backs up earlier suggestions that Huobi seeks to go public through a firm acquired in 2018. Source link

Santander Settles Both Sides of a $20 Million Bond Trade on Ethereum

Santander has issued a $20 million bond on ethereum, and paid fiat cash for it on the public blockchain as well. Source link

Seed CX Subsidiary Adds Crypto Derivatives Settlement for Institutions

Zero Hash is launching support settlement services for bilateral derivative transactions. Source link

First Tokenized IPO Launches on National Stock Exchange

The national stock exchange of the Seychelles is today launching the wrold’s first IPO of tokenized shares, utilizing the ethereum blockchain. Source link

Van Eck, SolidX to Offer Bitcoin ETF to Institutions via SEC Exemption: Report

VanEck and SolidX aim to launch a limited bitcoin ETF in the U.S. later this week, according to a report. Source link

HSBC Targets China Trade With Yuan-Demoninated Blockchain Letter of Credit

HSBC has carried out the first blockchain-based letter of credit transaction denominated in Chinese yuan. Source link

The Crypto Custody Conundrum: What Are We Even Talking About?

New tech usually struggles with vocabulary, says Noelle Acheson. With bitcoin, the confusion rubs off integral concepts in securities legislation. Source link