cryptocurrencies

Mena fintech group adds Qatar chapter

The Mena Fintech Association, a not-for-profit organisation advocating for the region’s startups, has launched a Qatar committee. The association has described the step as a...

Turkish investment app Midas raises $45m

An investment app focused on retail investors in Turkey has pulled in US$45 million after completing its latest funding round. Istanbul-based startup Midas stated that...

Digital assets hedge fund launches in Abu Dhabi

Triton Liquid, a hedge fund specialising in digital assets, has secured in-principle approval from the Abu Dhabi’s Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA). The firm was...

DIFC unveils digital assets law

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has enacted what it claims is the world’s first digital assets law. The legislation is designed to ensure the...

Digital assets firm gets initial approval in Dubai

DKK Partners, a fintech based in Dubai, has secured initial approval from the Virtual Assets Regulatory Authority (Vara) in Dubai. The approval allows DKK to...

DFSA licences another digital wealth firm

Indian fintech Nuqi Digital Wealth has been awarded a licence by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA). The firm has also secured a licence from...

DIFC to address digital assets inheritance

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) is looking to address a growing concern within the investment world, the inheritance of digital assets. The DIFC Innovation Hub...

UAE’s crypto craze sparks call for diversification

UAE residents are just as likely to turn to cryptocurrencies as a source of investment than they are to invest in a mutual fund. This...

Dubai approves another crypto exchange

OKX, ranked as the second largest crypto exchange by volume, has been provisionally approved to launch a cryptocurrency exchange in Dubai. The Dubai Virtual Assets...