The crypto industry has its first federally chartered bank: Anchorage.
The SEC's broker-dealer guidance was generally welcomed as a step in the right
direction by industry players.
Banks joined the crypto conversation as bitcoin marched to $20,000. Here's a
list of recent crypto developments in the banking sector.
Banca Generali, a subsidiary of Italy’s largest insurer, will also help its
customers hold bitcoin following the $14 million Series B.
Speaking at the Singapore Fintech Festival, ING's blockchain lead spoke
publicly for the first time about the bank's trials with digital assets.
BitGo has added cap intro services, a kind of marketing activity carried out
among hedge fund investors, to its crypto brokerage offering.
Fireblocks plans to maintain its standing as “the biggest player in crypto-
native markets” but also wants to go after institutional players.
Shard X is claiming to be the first company to successfully run multi-party
computation (MPC) on hardware security modules (HSMs).
Congressional Democrats blasted the OCC and Acting Comptroller Brooks for
spending time on crypto during a pandemic.
Crypto services provider Anchorage said it received a third-party SOC 1 Type 1
certification from auditor EY.