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Recent London Blockchain Stories

Coinbase Acquires Blockchain Analytics and Intelligence Startup Neutrino

Coinbase, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges and wallet providers in the US, has acquired Neutrino, a blockchain intelligence startup based out of Italy. The move is a potential acquihire to augment Coinbase’s analytics talent. In a bid to...

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Facebook Acqui-Hires Team from Blockchain Platform Startup Chainspace

Facebook acquired its first company in the blockchain space, smart contract protocol development and research firm Chainspace. The move was likely made to acquire the company’s team of experienced crypto developers. Chainspace is an 11-person company that was started...

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Kraken Acquired Derivatives Trading Platform and Index Provider ‘Crypto Facilities’

Kraken announced that it had purchased Crypto Facilities, a regulated cryptocurrencies trading platform and index provider based out of London, in a “nine-figure” acquisition. Within the last eight hours, Kraken announced its purchase of Crypto Facilities with the intent...

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UK Crypto Exchange Coinfloor First to Receive Gibraltar Blockchain License

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinfloor has received a blockchain license from the strictly regulated Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC), and is the first crypto exchange to do so since the Gibraltar government instituted its blockchain regulatory laws, according to Finance Magnates....

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