South Korean blockchain security firm Uppsala expands into NFT custody space

Uppsala Security, a provider of security tools and services for crypto AML/CTF, transaction risk management, regulatory compliance, transaction tracking, and cyber security, recently announced the expansion of their business in the NFT (non-fungible token) custody area. In the recent months since the NFT space expanded exponentially, a number of cases related to damaged assets emerged […]

BitMEX welcomes Rupertus Rothenhaeuser as CCO to lead its ‘Beyond Derivatives’ initiative

BitMEX, the popular crypto derivatives & DeFi platform, today welcomed Rupertus Rothenhaeuser to the BitMEX team as their new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). As CCO, Rupertus will spearhead BitMEX’s ‘Beyond Derivatives’ plan to expand into spot, brokerage, custody, information products, and establish the BitMEX Academy. Rupertus will be based in Asia. Specifically, Rupertus will be […]

UAE meets new law against cryptocurrency scammers

On January 2, a new cryptocurrency law entered into force in the UAE providing for a fine of up to AED 1 million and five years in prison for cryptocurrency fraud. The promoters of blockchain projects that were not licensed in the UAE are now also under threat. Via: