archive-title Monthly Archives: July 2020

Monthly Archives: July 2020

Latest Fiat-Crypto Exchange Launches In India as Local Trade Volumes Soar

A new fiat-crypto exchange has launched in India, two months after lifting the country’s stringent ban on banks’ dealings with crypto businesses. The Bangalore-headquartered exchange, dubbed BitPolo, went live on May 6. It was originally founded in March; the same month the Supreme Court ruled against the central bank’s longstanding moratorium on crypto-related banking support. […]

ErisX Becomes Latest Crypto Firm to Receive New York’s BitLicense

Eris Clearing, the clearing and settlement arm of ErisX, has been awarded the hard-to-come-by Virtual Currency License from New York’s Department of Financial Services (NYDFS). “We are pleased that the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) recognized our commitment to the high standards we borrowed from existing capital markets structures and applied them to […]

TokenSoft Expands Security Token Services to Europe With New Swiss Entity

TokenSoft is bringing its security token issuance platform to Europe through a Crypto Valley, Switzerland-based counterpart, TokenSoft International AG.  The regulated STO platform announced Wednesday that it struck a licensing deal with its eponymous European partner, who now has exclusive continental distribution rights for TokenSoft’s tokenization software. Mason Borda, CEO of TokenSoft Inc., told CoinDesk […]

Mystery Of The Cocaine Mummies (Ancient Egypt) | History Documentary | Reel Truth History

Equinox brings us this investigation of a mystery that is baffling Egyptologists. The case calls into question whole areas of accepted scientific fact from botany, through chemistry to archaeology. In 1992, routine tests on a mummy in a Munich museum revealed high body levels of cocaine and nicotine. But such substances were not available in […]