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Getting In and Out of the Cryptocurrency Economy Can Be Costly

Since bitcoin and digital currencies have become popular, fiat on and off-ramps have sprung up that allow investors to enter and exit the cryptoconomy. However, many of the entryways into cryptocurrency markets have a hefty fee between 1-4% of the overall purchase and in order to obtain fiat for crypto the fees are just as...
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Asset Management Giant State Street Teaming with Gemini on Crypto Reporting Trial

In the past, those who have straddled both the traditional finance arena and the cryptocurrency industry have been forced to track their activities in these sectors separately, as to date crypto has mostly been developed entirely on the periphery of the mainstream. Yet a new collaboration between New York-based crypto exchange and custodian Gemini and...
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Gemini Exchange Review 2020

You want yourself to be a successful cryptocurrency trader. How will you become? To help you here’s an exchange review, which will provide you with all the detailed information needed for a successful investment in one of the most trusted platforms- the Gemini Exchange. Let’s find out more in this Gemini exchange review Gemini Review...
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BlockchainWeekend NYC 2019 Happened and It Was Epic

Photo: Coinspeaker BlockchainWeekend NYC 2019 kicked off last Thursday, November 7th with an evening opening reception hosted by Gemini, a New York-based cryptocurrency exchange in partnership with Tech:NYC, taking place at their headquarters. Tech insiders, investors and blockchain enthusiasts gathered to celebrate this weekend. You could feel the palpable excitement in the air. Gemini’s reception...
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Crypto-Focused Silvergate Bank Goes Public on New York Stock Exchange

Silvergate is planning to sell more than 3.3 million shares of its Class A common stock, at $12 per share. Silvergate Bank, a crypto-forward bank, has officially gone public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The initial public offering (IPO) has been a long time coming as plans to launch officially began last year....
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US-Based Gemini Adds Automated Tax Information Reporting

The latest blockchain news bring us the topic of the accounting and business consulting firm Armanino which recently launched a new tool called TrustExplorer 2.0. As the firm said, this new blockchain tool can overturn how accounting is done within companies and offer instantaneous 30-second audits.While it is really surprising by definition, “ledger technology” should...
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Gemini Exchange Adds Automated Customer Tax Reporting

US-based crypto exchange Gemini wants to help its users comply with the tax requirements in a convenient manner. The company hired Sovos to modernize its tax information reporting. The Solution Will Automate Gemini’s Tax Filings The exchange platform managed by Taylor and Cameron Winklevoss will use Sovos’ technology to automate its 1099 forms and filings....
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3iQ to Launch Closed-End Bitcoin Fund for Retail Investors in Canada

Photo: 3iQ Corp / Twitter 3iQ Corp (3iQ), Canadian investment fund manager received approval from the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) to launch a closed-end Bitcoin fund to retail investors. OSC panel has not placed any conditions on the Bitcoin fund, such as restricting the entities with whom the fund could purchase and sell Bitcoin, and...
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The Evolving Role of Exchanges

Photo: Shutterstock The role of a digital asset trading platform has advanced well beyond a forum to arrange trades between buyers and sellers. This expanded role carries with it an evolving set of expectations from speculative traders and investors. It becomes imperative for them to understand the multi-faceted role of a trading platform, and different...
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Gemini Exchange Review | Fees, Security, Pros and Cons in 2019

Gemini is one of the most well-known and respected US crypto exchanges on the market. Today, we will be analyzing in our review the fees, security, and features of the Gemini exchange. Gemini Exchange Overview Gemini was founded by the Winkelvoss twins in 2014 and officially started its operation in 2015. The platform is based...
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Binance US Liquidity Significantly Higher Than Winklevoss’s Exchange

The cryptonews from September 30 put Binance in the focus. According to the latest updates, Binance is delisting a batch of thirty altcoins and trading pairs from its listings. Only six of those trading pairs involve tokens launched on the Binance Launchpad Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) platform, including BitTorrent (BTT), Elrond (ERD), Harmony (ONE) and WINk...
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Binance US Liquidity Surpasses Gemini Exchange After Just 9 Days

Binance US launched just over a week ago, but its liquidity is already above that of the Winklevoss Twin’s Gemini exchange. This fact was stressed by Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ). Binance US Liquidity Triples CZ cited data from cryptowat.ch to point out that Binance’s American branch saw its liquidity tripling in about a week....
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Winklevoss-Backed Flexa Will Participate in Demo Store at the U.S. Largest Mall

Flexa a payment wallet system running of Winklevoss-backed Gemini cryptocurrency exchange is participating in a demo retail store featuring the latest technological innovation. The store was created by top management firm McKinsey. Cryptocurrency startup Flexa is part of a project that will allow for technological innovations in retailing. With a pilot project at Mall of...
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Gemini Custody expands its list of custody offerings; BAT, DAI among crypto-assets now supported

Just as the buzz created by Gemini Custody’s 10 September launch had settled down, the company is in the news again after it announced the expansion of its list of digital tokens for its custodial offering. The development was made official through @Gemini’s tweet, which read, “#GeminiCustody is proud to expand its list of digital...
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Crypto Exchange Giant Binance Finally Launched US Trading

Today, on September 24, crypto exchange giant Binance has announced the launch of its arm in the U.S. market. Binance.US is finally opened. Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance has finally opened up it’s long-awaited “store” in America’s part of the crypto-space, by launching trading on its new exchange for U.S. users. Today, on September 24, Binance.US...
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Gemini Launches Crypto Custody as SEC Asserts Bitcoin Security Needed

Due to the fact that cryptocurrencies are naturally decentralized, investors in assets like Bitcoin have been struggling with the security issue for years. While a Ledger or Trezor cold storage device is often good enough for most consumer investors like you or I, institutions and larger holders aren’t exactly willing to put the safety of...
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Winklevoss’ Gemini Launches Custody Product Supporting 18 Cryptos

Gemini cryptocurrency exchange has announced the launch of its custody product dubbed Gemini Custody that will support 18 tokens letting traders transact instantly since it offers them credit. Gemini, the New York-based crypto exchange has launched an institutional-grade crypto custody solution as reported on September 10. The exchange was founded by twin brothers Cameron and...
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Gemini Reveals New and Improved Custody Service

Today, the cryptocurrency exchange Gemini revealed that it has launched an institutional-grade crypto custody service called Gemini Custody. In a Medium article posted on Sept. 10, Gemini’s new custody solution will enable customers to store crypto offline, check balances, whitelist withdrawal addresses, download account statements, and supply auditors with access balances, transactions, and activity. Assets...
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7 Fiat-to-Cryptocurrency Exchanges to Use in 2019

Fiat-to-crypto exchanges offer one of the easiest ways to enter the cryptocurrency market. They allow newcomers to bypass the whole hustle of having to exchange their fiat currencies into a crypto token that will be later used in the final transaction/exchange process. Things to Consider Before Choosing a Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange Of course, choosing the right...
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Gemini Adds Former Morgan Stanley Executive as Chief Compliance Officer

Cryptocurrency exchange and custodian Gemini has announced that Noah Perlman, former global head of financial crimes and chairman of the political action committee at Morgan Stanley, will be its new chief compliance officer. Tyler Winklevoss, one of Gemini’s founders, announced this development on September 4, 2019. The announcement states that Perlman’s appointment goes hand-in-hand with...
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Gemini Has Launched a New Service to Make OTC Trading Available for Everyone

According to Gemini, off-exchange or OTC trades on the new Gemini Clearing platform can be carried out both between two parties or through third-party brokers.  Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini has come up with a new digital clearing and settlement solution. Named Gemini Clearing, the new service allows traders to negotiate off-exchange or over-the-counter (OTC) crypto trades...
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Crypto Exchange Gemini Joins Silvergate Bank’s Cryptocurrency Payments Network

Silvergate Bank will allow Gemini’s customers deposit and withdraw U.S. Dollars from their accounts in real-time. This will help the customers to switch in and out of the crypto markets quickly. Gemini cryptocurrency exchange, founded by Bitcoin billionaires Winklevoss twins, announced its partnership with Silvergate Exchange Network (SEN), a USD payments platform. According to the...
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Gemini Expands its Global Footprint, Opens Service in Australia

Gemini, a US based cryptocurrency exchange, founded in 2014 by Winklevoss Twins of Facebook fame, has opened its services to Australia on Wednesday. Gemini Exchange already supports trading in Canada, South Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the UK. Australian Crypto users can now trade in bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, zcash, and litecoin through Gemini’s desktop...
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Gemini Heads Down Under With Crypto Exchange Launch in Australia

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini announced Wednesday that it is officially opening its doors to customers in Australia. The exchange’s fifth international move, the development means that Australian users can buy and sell five cryptocurrencies on Gemini including bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, litecoin, and zcash. The startup, founded by investors Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, is also making...
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Winklevoss Twins Are Looking to Partner with Facebook on Libra

Former rivals may unite to back Facebook’s cryptocurrency’s effort. According to the brothers, the partnership will further their vision of mainstream cryptocurrency adoption. Identical twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss – who are perhaps most famous for accusing their former Harvard classmate Mark Zuckerberg of stealing their idea for what has become the world’s largest social...
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Gemini Adds Cybersecurity Veteran to Executive Team

The Winklevoss twins are adding some muscle to Gemini’s security team. Announced this morning, David Damato will be joining Gemini as the Chief Security Officer. Damato joins Gemini from Tanium, a top cybersecurity firm, where he held the same position for four years. Damato joins Gemini with over 20 years experience in the field. Speaking...
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Binance Launching “Venus” as a Direct Competitor to Facebook’s Libra

The Venus project announced by Binance earlier on Monday plans to create stablecoins and other virtual assets backed by fiat currencies around the world. Top cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced they’re planning to initiate an open blockchain project dubbed Venus. The project is presented as an initiative made in order to develop localized stablecoins and digital...
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Silvergate Bank Plans to Offer Crypto Loans to Institutional Clients

Photo: Silvergate Bank Silvergate Capital Corporation, the corporation standing behind Silvergate Bank, recently filed an S1/A form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) where they note that they have found the niche of crypto loans attractive for them. They noted:  “We believe there may be attractive opportunities to provide digital currency borrowing...
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