Cryptocurrency Exchange News

Cryptocurrency exchanges are an integral part of how people and institutions access Bitcoin (BTC) and other digital assets, yet these services didn’t arrive until over a year after Bitcoin’s launch. 

In the early days, the predominant means of acquiring Bitcoin was by either mining or direct, peer-to-peer exchange. When the first crypto exchange,, launched in spring 2010, people could finally access the burgeoning cryptocurrency industry without technically demanding mining, risky P2P deals or the critical responsibility of key management. 

Cryptocurrency exchanges can be incredibly lucrative, daunting, risky enterprises, as they navigate a rapidly maturing industry, shifting regulatory frameworks and adversaries looking for any vulnerability

Nevertheless, exchange platforms will continue to be critical to the industry, as they provide the primary bridges between the world of fiat and the world of crypto. 

Mt. Gox creditors will vote on a proposed draft compensation plan in October.
Creditors of Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange to vote on draft refund plan
Helen Partz
The American exchange is offering services and advice to other private and publicly traded firms who want to hold digital assets in their treasuries.
Coinbase has held Bitcoin on its balance sheets since 2012
Marie Huillet
Thai investors who do not qualify for crypto trading under proposed SEC rules would still be able to invest through licensed fund managers.
Thai SEC consults public on crypto investor income rules
Helen Partz
Altcoin Watch
Cross-chain interoperability and lucrative DeFi yield opportunities appear to be supporting the price recovery in Cardano, Matic and Stacks.
Cross-chain bridges and DeFi integration are pushing these 3 altcoins higher
Jordan Finneseth
Markets News
The total value locked in decentralized finance platforms dropped 16% to $54.4 billion this week, but the quick rebound in DeFi token prices shows traders are n...
Traders remain bullish even as DeFi’s TVL falls to $54.4 billion
Jordan Finneseth
Price Analysis
Bitcoin price is attempting to flip the $50,000 level back to support, while many altcoins are capitalizing on BTC's consolidation by moving higher.
Price analysis 2/24: BTC, ETH, BNB, DOT, ADA, XRP, LTC, LINK, BCH, XLM
Rakesh Upadhyay
Polychain Capital has bet on a new decentralized finance exchange protocol looking to boost the adoption of stablecoins in DeFi.
DeFi exchange protocol DFX raises $5M in seed funding led by Polychain Capital
Helen Partz
An apparent “glitch” on PDAX temporarily dropped BTC prices by 88% and saw trading suspended. The exchange held a press conference yesterday to explain what hap...
Exchange demands users return Bitcoin bought for $6K during tech glitch
Cyrus McNally

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