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Can bank-issued prepaid cards appeal to U.S. crypto market?

10/25/18

One U.K. fintech hopes its cryptocurrency-based prepaid debit card will gain traction with bitcoin and ether enthusiasts here.

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Signature Bank enters new business lines, markets to fuel growth

10/18/18

The New York bank, which reported a 25% increase in third-quarter earnings Thursday, recently began serving digital-asset companies and private equity firms.

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Is Congress really ready to take on crypto?

10/11/18

The Senate Banking Committee's latest hearing offers some clues.

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FHFA oversight questioned; Bitcoin miner roller coaster

09/28/18

Watt hearing suggests IG lessened her oversight; those who invest in a publicly traded bitcoin mining company can expect volatility.

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Danske airs dirty laundry; Simon spinoff

09/20/18

The Danish bank updates amount laundered; Goldman near deal for its Simon app.

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Fannie executive departs to join digital currency exchange

09/19/18

Brian Brooks, the mortgage giant's general counsel, is leaving this week to head the legal team at Coinbase.

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Cryptocurrencies will survive price swings: Coinbase

09/14/18

Digital currencies can outlast bitcoin's volatility because they are more egalitarian than the traditional payment system and offer a better alternative for emerging countries, the cryptocurrency exchange says.

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N.Y. regulators have approved two cryptocurrencies. Now what?

09/11/18

At first glance, New York regulator's first license to cryptocurrencies appears to be a good sign for other digital currencies. But there's a catch.

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Citigroup is said to plan crypto trading that mimics market

09/10/18

Citigroup is developing a new mechanism for trading cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin that would put it at the forefront of Wall Street's efforts to let clients bet on the largely unregulated market, according to a person with knowledge of the plans.

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How a VC views the bank-fintech battle (hint: banks are losing)

09/04/18

Minal Hasan, a lawyer turned prominent fintech venture capitalist, has strong views on founder dramas, cryptocurrency, and why banks need to step up their technology game.

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