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Crypto Exchange ErisX Appoints Digital Markets and Exchange Veteran Matt Trudeau as CSO
New crypto exchange ErisX has announced the appointment of veteran exchange founder Matt Trudeau as its chief strategy officer, according to a press release published Dec. 10.As reported this October, ErisX is a reboot of traditional futures market Eris Exchange, and is expected to offer spot trading in Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin, alongside futures contracts in 2019 Q2, pending United States regulators' approval.
Ex-SEC Commissioner and Investment Banking Veteran Join Bitfury Team
Blockchain technology firm Bitfury has added an investment banker to its board of directors, and a former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission member to its advisory board, according to an official company blog post Nov 21.
Bitcoin Veteran Jameson Lopp Named CTO of Crypto Startup Casa
Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Casa has elevated Jameson Lopp to CTO eight months after he joined the crypto custody solutions startup as an infrastructure engineer.
Law Firm Perkins Coie Taps CFTC Veteran for Blockchain Practice
Kari Larsen, a former executive at bitcoin derivatives startup LedgerX who previously served a stint as counsel for the Commodity Future Trading Commission, has joined Perkins Coie LLP. Larsen was named partner for the firm's Blockchain Technology and Digital Currency industry group, Perkins Coie said Tuesday.
VeChain Signs MoU for Blockchain Development with Cyprus
Singapore-based blockchain platform VeChain Foundation, U.S. blockchain startup CREAM, and the national investment partner of the Republic of Cyprus, Invest Cyprus, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, per a press release published Oct. 26.
UK Government Vetoes Royal Mint's Launch of Digital Gold After CME Exit
Her Majesty's Royal Mint, the institution responsible for producing physical coins for circulation in Britain, has been unable to launch its gold-backed cryptocurrency after the government vetoed the project, Reuters reports Oct. 25.
Confirmed: Coinbase Veteran Adam White Joins ICE's Crypto Platform Bakkt
The former head of institutional products at major U.S. crypto exchange Coinbase Adam White will be joining Intercontinental Exchange's forthcoming platform Bakkt.
Crypto Reckoning? Industry Vets Strike Humble Tone in San Francisco
Veteran investor and AngelList co-founder Naval Ravikant told conference goers on Monday the last "Hype cycle" was a "Coming of age" for many cryptocurrencies such as ethereum, the second largest crypto by market cap.
Crypto Trading Platform BitMEX Appoints Veteran Hong Kong Regulator as COO
Major crypto trading platform BitMEX has appointed a veteran Hong Kong regulator as its chief operating officer, Hong Kong English-language newspaper the South China Morning Post reports October 2.
VeChain Teams Up with Chinese Electric Car Brand BYD for Blockchain Carbon Credit App
VeChain, the world's 18th largest cryptocurrency by total market cap, has partnered with one of China's largest electric car manufacturers, BYD, according to a Medium blog post.