Coinbase NFT launches beta, AMC Theatres rolls out SHIB and DOGE payments, and Blockchain.com eyes IPO: Hodler’s Digest, April 17-23

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week AMC Theatres mobile app accepts Dogecoin, Shiba Inu and more […]

Blockchain.com names custody partner for its institutional offering

Blockchain.com, a cryptocurrency exchange and financial services firm, has named Standard Custody & Trust Company as the custodian for Blockchain.com and Altis Partner’s new institutional platform, Blockchain.com Asset Management (BCAM). On April 6, Blockchain.com introduced a suite of institutional investment solutions that combine the crypto trading infrastructure, research and security software services of Blockchain.com in […]

Blockchain.com co-founder thinks the EU and UK are ‘progressive’ crypto regulators

Cointelegraph reporter Joseph Hall sat down with Nicolas Cary, the co-founder and president of Blockchain.com at the Paris Blockchain Week Summit, or PBWS, last week. Cary’s other roles include founding the Blockchain Commission for Sustainable Development and co-authoring a white paper called “The Future is Decentralised” for the United Nations Development Programme.  Hall and Cary […]

Blockchain.com launches asset management for institutional investors

Blockchain.com, a cryptocurrency exchange and financial services firm, has reportedly launched an asset-management service for its wealthy customers. According to Bloomberg, the service is known as BCAM and will serve institutions, family offices and high-net-worth individuals. BCAM was founded in collaboration with Altis Partners, a futures portfolio manager that also manages investment portfolios using blockchain […]

Blockchain.com to Support Russian Ruble Despite Local Crypto Uncertainty

Blockchain.com, a major cryptocurrency wallet and blockchain data provider, plans to support Russia’s national currency, the ruble (RUB). Although some big exchanges like Binance have introduced the Russian ruble, there is still no law authorizing circulation of crypto in Russia. On May 20, Blockchain.com announced its long-term roadmap, “The next era of crypto and 1B […]

Blockchain.com Set to Roll Out Interest-bearing Accounts

Blockchain.com’s new interest-bearing accounts will support only Bitcoin at the outset, offering up to 4.5% annual interest on users’ deposits. But the team said that it is working on adding other assets like ETH and USDT in the future. Crypto wallet and services provider Blockchain.com said it is rolling out interest-bearing accounts. In that way […]