The world’s second-largest stock exchange, Nasdaq, has listed a new cryptocurrency index that’s designed to eliminate fake trading volumes. Created by Cryptoindex in May of 2017, the CIX100 index tracks the 100 best-performing cryptocurrencies by pulling data from nine top exchanges. The index is up 1096.73% since its launch date.
US Regulator Calls Out Leading Cryptocurrency Exchanges On Tuesday, as relayed by Bloomberg, Barbara Underwood, New York State’s Attorney General, unexpectedly released a report that highlighted her office’s thoughts on cryptocurrency exchanges. According to the well-established regulator, a minimum of three cryptocurrency exchanges can be facilitating operations that would be classified as illegal
Kraken is a US-based cryptocurrency exchange founded in 2011. Last week, Bloomberg accused Kraken of price fixing in connection to USDT. Kraken was quick to respond to the Bloomberg Tether allegation. Tether (USDT) is a stablecoin where one USDT is backed with one dollar. The stablecoin has been incredibly controversial in recent months. Bloomberg Tether Allegation In the initial article on
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has indicated that it is ‘probably’ going to register with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as regulators continue cracking down on the market. Speaking at the Consensus conference in New York, Jesse Powell, CEO of Kraken, said: We would probably get registered as a broker dealer and