Analysis: Crypto companies bet new mayor will make New York digital asset hub

Analysis: Crypto companies bet new mayor will make New York digital asset hub

Jan 12 (Reuters) – With U.S. cities such as Miami and Austin trying to court digital asset companies, John Wu was unsure whether to make New York City the permanent home of his cryptocurrency and blockchain start-up Ava Labs – until Eric Adams was elected mayor in November.Wu said the election of Adams, a bitcoin-enthusiast … Read more

GameStop jumps after report on NFT trading hub, crypto pact

GameStop jumps after report on NFT trading hub, crypto pact

A GameStop Inc. store is shown in Encinitas, California, U.S., May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mike BlakeRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterJan 7 (Reuters) – GameStop Corp’s (GME.N)stock rallied on Friday after a report that the videogame retailer plans to expand its non-fungible tokens (NFTs) marketplace and partner with crypto firms.The company’s shares soaredlast year … Read more

Ripple Launches Crypto Liquidity Hub to Help Customers Buy, Sell, Hold Assets

Ripple Launches Crypto Liquidity Hub to Help Customers Buy, Sell, Hold Assets

Ripple, the popular enterprise blockchain and cryptocurrency solutions provider as well as the creators of the XRP token, have announced a new service that is aimed at finance companies, which will give them the ability to offer cryptocurrency trading to their customers. Ripple Liquidity Hub, as it is dubbed, will allow customers to seamlessly access … Read more

Hong Kong’s zero-COVID policy undermining financial hub status – industry group

Hong Kong's zero-COVID policy undermining financial hub status - industry group

A general view showing the Central Business District, in Hong Kong, China, September 15, 2021. REUTERS/Tyrone SiuHONG KONG, Oct 25 (Reuters) – A financial industry group warned on Monday that Hong Kong’s zero-COVID policy and strict quarantine requirements for international travellers threatens to undermine the city’s status as a financial hub.The Asia Securities Industry and … Read more