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This Week in Crypto...

April 16, 2021

On Monday, Former CIA Director Michael Morell refuted the use of Bitcoin for illicit activities. His research indicates that criminal Bitcoin transactions have been on a steady decline. In an interview with Forbes, Morell stated: "just the opposite... In fact, there was probably less illicit activity in the Bitcoin ecosystem than there is in the traditional banking system."

This week in Crypto...

April 12, 2021

Bitcoin dropped to test support at the $56,000 area this week, quickly rebounding, but liquidating over $1B of leverage longs in the process. In the meantime, the adoption of crypto continued to increase, especially from institutional parties.

Your Essential Guide to Choosing a Crypto Custodian

April 5, 2021

From MicroStrategy and MassMutual to Tesla and Mastercard, institutional adoption of Bitcoin (BTC) and other digital assets is rising steeply. With more big money flowing into this alternative asset class and major global banks announcing their foray into crypto custodial services, institutional investors now have more choices available than ever–and choosing the right crypto custodian for their needs is vital.

This week in Crypto...

April 2, 2021

As Bitcoin hovers around the $59,000 level, we have seen a flurry of news around stablecoins, with Visa announcing settlement in USDC, Tether releasing a report on its reserves, and signs that the U.K. will soon regulate stablecoins.

CEO Richard Byworth on the Wolf of All Streets Podcast with Host Scott Melker

March 30, 2021

CEO Richard Byworth discusses parabolic Bitcoin growth with Scott Melker. Hear about institutional adoption, the future of money, and the only Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange with a token.

EQUOS Origin explainer: How does EQO reduce fees?

March 30, 2021

Holding EQO on EQUOS entitles clients to discounts on their trading fees. These discounts will be implemented through an uplift to the client’s fee tiers based on how many EQO are held by the client.

This week in Crypto...

March 28, 2021

Over the weekend, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria claimed his stance on digital currencies was not to discourage trading: “The CBN did not place restrictions from use of cryptocurrencies and we are not discouraging people from trading in it. What we have just done was to prohibit transactions on cryptocurrencies in the banking sector.”

This Week in Crypto

March 21, 2021

Over the weekend, Bitcoin’s market cap at its all-time highs exceeded that of JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, and the Industrial & Commercial Bank of China combined.

EQUOS Origin explainer: How to earn EQO?

March 19, 2021

Unlike most token offerings, EQUOS Origin (EQO) is not being offered for sale to raise capital. Instead, EQO can only be earned by trading on or ‘staking’ on the exchange, with a minority portion of the daily allocation sent to the EQUOS treasury.

EQUOS Origin explainer: How does Staking work?

March 19, 2021

Staking EQUOS Origin (EQO) on the platform means simply holding onto it on EQUOS. There are multiple benefits for simply holding EQO on EQUOS including earning more EQO, reduced fees and enhanced yield.

EQUOS Origin explainer: How does EQO enhance my earnings potential?

March 19, 2021

The core utility of EQUOS Origin (EQO) is around enhanced earning power on assets held in “Earn” accounts on the EQUOS platform and in Digivault wallets.

EQUOS' Coin Listing Process with Head of Blockchain Strategy Kelvin Ting

March 15, 2021

As the first institutional digital asset exchange to be listed on the Nasdaq, at EQUOS, we hold ourselves to the highest standards of quality, transparency, and compliance. Thanks to our stringent KYC/AML processes and institutional-grade architecture, we provide a trusted and safe digital trading platform for institutional clients and professional traders. And we apply the same rigorous standards to our coin listing process.