Category: B2C2

Behind ‘Prime Broker’ Buzzword Lies a Complex Strategy Game for Crypto Firms

It’s probably no coincidence that three major crypto firms – Coinbase, Genesis Trading and BitGo – have almost simultaneously announced plans to become prime brokers, a kind of fixer when it comes to financing and facilitating trades for institutional...

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‘Long Bitcoin’ It Ain’t: Crypto Traders Make Sense of Renaissance Filing

Bitcoin, the asset class, received some heavyweight hedge fund validation last week when a regulatory filing revealed New York-based Renaissance Technologies is considering including cash-settled bitcoin futures among the instruments it trades. Renaissance, arguably the world’s most secretive and...

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Singapore’s Court of Appeals Rules Against Quoine Exchange in Landmark Crypto Case

Singapore’s Court of Appeals has ruled against digital currency exchange Quoine in a landmark case relating to a breach of contract when the platform unlawfully reversed seven trades. The Straits Times reported the case marks the first of its...

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