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India’s Central Bank Removes Lingering Confusion Over Banking for Crypto Firms - CoinDesk
India’s commercial banks can indeed provide banking services to traders and firms dealing in cryptocurrencies, the Reserve Bank of India has clarified.
Russia’s Biggest Bank Is Buying 5,000 Blockchain ATMs That Can Mine Crypto
Russia’s biggest bank is spending more than $100 million on 5,000 blockchain enabled ATMs ... that are capable of mining cryptocurrency
Indian Crypto Exchange CoinDCX Secures Additional $2.5M Investment
The $2.5 million investment in India’s largest crypto exchange comes from Polychain Capital and Coinbase Ventures
Swiss Regulators Green Light Crypto Transactions for Local Bank
InCore bank becomes the first Swiss business-to-business bank approved by the financial watchdog to operate with digital assets
The Big Four Are Gearing Up to Become Crypto and Blockchain Auditors
Professional service giants like the Big Four are innovating in the blockchain and crypto space. Is it enough to make an impact?
Crypto Funds in Demand, Institutions See Bitcoin as Alternative Hedge
Grayscale Investments has been gobbling up Bitcoin in recent months, and most of its investors are institutions — but other funds are doing it, too
J.P. Morgan—Bitcoin’s ‘Biggest Enemy’—Suddenly Appears To Be Going All In On Crypto
J.P. Morgan’s turbulent relationship with bitcoin appears to be rapidly softening...
Goldman Sachs Slams Bitcoin; Coinbase Welcomes High Rollers
Goldman Sachs castigated bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, saying they’re “not an asset class” and “not a suitable investment for our clients.”
Coinbase Buys Tagomi as ‘Foundation’ of Institutional Trading Arm - CoinDesk
Crypto exchange Coinbase is finally acquiring Tagomi, a prime brokerage platform specializing in digital asset trading for institutional clients.