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Nigerian Bank Might Restrict Crypto-Related Accounts
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Nigerian Bank Might Restrict Crypto-Related Accounts
The Union Bank of Nigeria PLC is the sixth largest bank by asset in Nigeria. They have issued a general notice about monitoring the client’s cryptocurrency trading activities closely. In the worst case, the accounts might even become a subject to restrictions moving forward. Is cryptocurrencies a part of banks and the future of Nigeria? Cryptocurrency is a hot topic in Nigeria. A few days ago, Presidential candidate of the…
NYSE Chairman Answers With ”Unequivocal Yes” To Whether Crypto Will Survive
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NYSE Chairman Answers With ”Unequivocal Yes” To Whether Crypto Will Survive
The chairman of the New York Stock Exchange, Jeff Sprecher, has recently weighed in on cryptocurrencies. More specifically, Sprecher said that both cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin are here to stay – notwithstanding the current bearish market sentiment. Sprecher: Digital assets have a bright future These comments came during the ongoing CoinDesk ”Consensus: Invest” conference. Toshi Times have previously covered the recent speech by SEC chairman Jay Clayton, also held during the…
Coinbase Launches OTC Crypto Trading Desk for Institutional Investors
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Coinbase Launches OTC Crypto Trading Desk
The popular American crypto exchange Coinbase has launched an over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk, dedicated for institutional clients. Speaking to New York-based media outlet Cheddar, Christine Sandler, head of sales at Coinbase, revealed that the new service will be available for Coinbase Prime customers. Coinbase has been luring institutional investors for a while An OTC trade happens when two parties deal directly, instead of relying on the supervision of an exchange.…
What Did The SEC Chairman’s Recent CoinDesk ”Consensus Invest” Speech Mean
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What Did The SEC Chairman’s Recent CoinDesk ”Consensus: Invest” Speech Mean?
CoinDesk recently held its ”Consensus: Invest” event in New York. However, perhaps somewhat surprisingly, Jay Clayton – chairman of the US Securities and Exchange Commission – were among those speaking. SEC chairman Jay Clayton gave some new hints Although Clayton reiterated a lot of what he had previously expressed in other interviews, he also gave some new hints. Subsequently, a set of cryptocurrency law experts from CoinDesk Live went on…