Colombia, moving along the path of Malta, has high hopes for the technology of the distributed registry and crypto currency, since the newly elected head of state Ivan Duque is interested in blockchain technologies and intends to turn the state into one of the leading in the region.
Trading platform Bittrex invested in the start-up Palladium, becoming the holder of 10% of the company.
The Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA) has increased the level of risk control when registering new trading crypto sites.
In the first quarter of this year, Binance's trading crypto platform earned $ 200 million in profit, which almost coincides with the similar indicator of the second and largest trading exchange of the world Nasdaq ($ 209 million). However, the number of personnel on the trading floor is only 4% of the number of employees of the traditional exchange.
The Chicago Option Exchange (CBOE) is set to begin trading ETH futures this year.