U.S. Bank Wells Fargo Files Data Tokenization Patent
Institutional bank Wells Fargo applied for a token-based patent on July 17, 2018, detailing a tokenization system method that protects customer data.
Coinbase: Never Needed SEC Approval to List Security Tokens
San Francisco-based Coinbase backpedaled on its Security and Exchange Commision (SEC) approval announcement after previously exciting a furor in cryptocurrency circles for claiming the contrary.
Coinbase Launches GBP Support
Leading cryptocurrency brokerage Coinbase announced the launch of GBP trading for UK-based customers, leveraging the platform’s freshly-minted e-money license issued by the UK Financial Conduct Authority.
South Korean Shipwreck Probed for Potential ICO Scam
A possible ICO scam is under investigation in South Korea after a much-publicized shipwreck attracted the suspicions of local authorities.
SEC Commissioner: ‘No Reason’ Not to Allow Bitcoin ETF
US SEC Commissioner Heston Peirce -one of the four SEC commissioners currently considering the future of a potential Bitcoin ETF- publicly announced that there is “no reason”.