A report by Chainalysis has found illicit addresses received $14bn in deposits during 2021, which was almost twice the amount they collected in 2020.
Coinme, a US-based cryptocurrency cash exchange service, has received a strategic minority investment from MoneyGram International.
With the rise of cryptocurrencies showing no signs of slowing down, the growth of central bank digital currencies (CBDC) appears to be another trend on the ascendancy. Will 2022 prove to be a red-letter year for CBDC adoption?
Cion Digital, the first SaaS blockchain orchestration platform, has closed a $12m seed funding round led by Green Visor Capital and 645 Ventures.
Australia’s Council of Financial Regulators (CFR) has revealed its support for a government plan to create a new regulatory framework for cryptoassets.
Bitcoin company NYDIG, which describes itself as a gateway to a new era of financial products, has secured $1bn in funding that will value...
Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has revealed it is proposing new restrictions that would only enable banks and wire transfer services to issue stablecoins.
US cryptocurrency platform Okcoin has committed $1m to increasing diversity and inclusivity in the crypto space.
Taiwan-based blockchain company XY Finance has raised $12m from a funding round led by Circle Internet Financial.
Blockchain security firm Certik has bagged $80m from a Series B2 financing raise led by Sequoia Capital China.