Crypto treasury management service Coinshift closes Series A

Coinshift, a treasury management and infrastructure platform for crypto businesses, has scored $15m in its Series A.

South Korea to introduce digital currency regulatory framework by 2024

South Korea’s government has revealed it is planning to enforce all-inclusive regulations for the digital currency industry in 2024.

Crypto trading platform Voyager Digital raises $60m in private placement

Crypto trading platform Voyager Digital has raised $60m through a private placement of common shares.

FCA hosts crypto event to explore cryptoasset regulation routes

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) recently hosted a two-day crypto event to explore how the evolving world of cryptoassets could be regulated in the UK.

What are Meta’s payment plans?

Meta is to rebrand Facebook Pay as Meta Pay in a bid to bring it closer to the Meta brand alongside enhancing the payment experience.

Liberty City Ventures backs Solidus Labs in $45m round

Solidus Labs, a provider of crypto-native risk monitoring and market surveillance, has raised $45m in Series B funding led by Liberty City Ventures.

Neptune Mutual pulls in $5.3m for parametric digital asset protection

Neptune Mutual, a marketplace for parametric coverage protection of digital assets, has closed a private funding round of $5.3m.

Crypto banking firm BVNK snares $40m

BVNK, a banking and payments platform targeting firms that are seeking crypto integration, has raised $40m in a Series A funding round.

BIS survey finds 9 out of 10 central banks are exploring CBDCs

A study by the Bank of International Settlements has found nine out of ten central banks are exploring the use of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs).

Crypto exchange KuCoin reaches decacorn milestone

Global crypto exchange KuCoin has closed its pre-Series B round on $150m, which brings its valuation to $10bn.

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Zurich to sell Russian business following calls to cut ties

Global insurer Zurich Insurance Group has agreed to sell its business in Russia to 11 members of the unit’s team following mounting pressure on financial institutions and insurers to cut ties with the region.

How can merchant payments firms navigate the European regulatory landscape?

With a central bank digital currency (CBDC) anticipated to be launched in Europe soon, it is becoming increasingly important that merchants can prepare to accept such a currency.

41% of first-time investors in UK see crypto as most important asset

Two-fifths (41%) of first-time investors in the UK see cryptocurrencies as the most important asset to have, according to new research from BrokerChooser.

How to maintain effective supervision in a remote world

With a huge chunk of the global workforce now working through a remote or hybrid working model, new challenges are arising for firms to maintain effective supervision.

Payment platform Amaryllis lands Series B

Amaryllis Payment Solutions, which provides a payment facilitation platform, has raised $10m in Series B funding.

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