70% of Crypto Exchanges Have Complied With CoinMarketCap’s Transparency Initiative

Crypto data provider CoinMarketCap says most listed exchanges have complied with its transparency-boosting mandatory data requests. The news marks the end of the first phase of the site’s Data Accountability & Transparency Alliance (DATA) initiative, which pushes for stricter disclosures, which include live trading and order book data. More accurate, timely and unbiased Read more…

Kik vs SEC: The Lawyers Speak

The SEC has filed a complaint against Kik, claiming the company’s initial coin offering was a breach of federal securities law. We brought in three outspoken lawyers to discuss the case, its merits and its potential impacts for the broader crypto community. Subscribe to CoinDesk on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c… Site: https://www.coindesk.comFacebook: Read more…

Nasdaq’s Quandl Institutional Data Platform to Add Crypto Reference Prices

A Nasdaq-owned financial data platform for institutional investors is adding cryptocurrency reference prices. Nasdaq’s Quandl platform will source its price information from cryptocurrency price and indices provider CryptoCompare. Based on CryptoCompare’s aggregate index datasets, the product will provide up-to-date pricing data for the “most liquid” cryptocurrency markets, according to a press release Read more…