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Crypto exchange Binance says Ireland is part of its HQ plans

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance sees Ireland as part of its plans to establish a number of headquarters across the world, its Chief Executive Officer has told journalists.

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Binance trading volumes soar despite regulatory crackdown

Trading volumes at major cryptocurrency exchange Binance soared between July and September, suggesting a recent crackdown by regulators across the globe has had little impact on th...

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UK watchdog demands more power over crypto promotions

Britain’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) called on Monday for powers to govern the online promotion of cryptoassets to combat a flood of “problematic content” ...

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Binance removes Singapore products on main platform after regulator’s warning

Embattled Binance, which remains one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, said it will restrict its services in Singapore days after the city state’s centra...

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Crypto exchange Binance tightens money-laundering checks as regulatory pressure mounts

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has said it would demand stricter background checks on customers to bolster efforts against money laundering, with immediate effect, a move that com...

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Binance founder willing to go, as pressure mounts

Binance founder Changpeng Zhao said he was willing to step down whenever he finds a successor who can do a “better job”, as one of the world’s biggest cryptocurre...

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Crackdown: Crypto exchange Binance unauthorised, says Italian regulator

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance is not authorised to carry out activities in Italy, the country’s market watchdog has said, joining a string of global regulatory moves ...

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Binance temporarily suspends payments from EU’s SEPA network

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance will temporarily suspend euro bank deposits from one of Europe’s key payments networks, it said in an email sent to users.

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Crypto exchange Binance says sterling withdrawals reactivated after outage

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance said on Wednesday that sterling withdrawals from its platform had been reactivated, with users also able to buy digital coins with debit and c...

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Britain bans Binance’s UK ops in latest cryptocurrency crackdown

The UK’s financial regulator has said Binance, one of the world’s most prominent cryptocurrency exchanges, cannot conduct any regulated activity and issued a warning to...

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India investigates Binance unit’s crypto transactions

India’s financial crime-fighting agency said on Friday that WazirX, one of the country’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges and its directors, were under investigation for susp...

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Leading crypto exchanges scout entry into India despite potential ban

Digital currency exchanges are exploring ways to set up in India, following in the footsteps of market leader Binance, while the Indian government dithers over introducing a law th...

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Bitcoin, ethereum see strong inflows in latest week

Bitcoin and ethereum, the two largest cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization, posted strong inflows last week that saw investments in the sector hit $489 million, the l...

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German regulator warns Binance over stock tokens

Germany’s financial regulator, BaFin, warned that Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, risked being fined for offering security-tracking tokens...