ErisX exchange has recently concluded a funding round raising more than $27 million from major financial institutions like Bitmain, ConsenSys, Fidelity Investments, and Nasdaq Ventures while also hiring some big names from a more traditional financial sector. It also plans to launch spot contracts modelled after futures in 2019. About this and more Alexander Geralis, the Chief Product Officer of cXchange, has spoken to BloxLive TV. In his interview he covered:
What makes ErisX different from other exchanges?
Will ErisX become a gateway for institutional investors into crypto space?
What is the difference between ErisX spot product and a futures contract?
What is the difference in ErisX price origin?
Are the offerings from the new exchange positive for the future of the cryptocurrency industry?
Does this change any expectations for a Bitcoin ETF?
What are the market expectations for the year 2019?
Alexander Geralis, the Chief Product Officer of cXchange, has participated in the United Conference of Internet Money (UCIM) held on 26-27th of November in Singapore. At the event, Alexander discussed the Regulatory Clarity for Faster Adoption covering the below:
How exchanges can offer trusted trading environments.
What feature crypto exchanges should have in the regulated space.
What security measures should be implemented by exchanges
Changes coming to exchanges moving forward.
Among other notable speakers and panelists, there were Tim Draper, Tone Vays and Karthik Iyer.
The conference was taking place during the Singapore Blockchain Week and hosted more than 800 delegates, including innovative crypto startups and international corporations interested in blockchain adoption.
Alexander Geralis, the Chief Product Officer of cXchange, has spoken to Bestctraderbrokers.com, a popular online resource that is dedicated to cTrader platform, to provide his vision for cXchange and its adoption by different exchanges. In his interview, Alexander covered a number of topics including the below:
Common features and differences between cXchange and cTrader,
Benefits for exchanges to be based on the cXchange solution,
Ways cXchange increases its awareness and adoption,
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has recently announced filing charges against several crypto-collateralized CFD trading platforms which were offering services to US-based traders, thus violating the federal SEC law. This came as a warning for international companies that have knowingly or unknowingly overstepped this law and allowed US-based traders to access and use the platforms.
Alexander Geralis, the Chief Product Officer of cXchange, has discussed with BloxLive TV how SEC is clamping down on such exchanges and on digital asset margin trading, how this can impact traders who use leverage and affect the global market overall. In his interview, Alexander covered the following areas:
Was this move from SEC unexpected or something that was a matter of time?
Is SEC expanding its reach globally?
What will happen with the companies that are offering services to US investors?
What does it mean for US investors?
Is SEC overreacting or providing a much needed regulatory framework?
Will crypto businesses start being more compliant with SEC or will they find a way around it?
Do we expect to see a more compliant framework from SEC in 2019?
On the 7th of November, Alexander Geralis, the Chief Product Officer of cXchange, our digital assets exchange solution, has attended the Blockchain Innovation & Investment Summit that was held at Atlantis The Palm hotel in Dubai.
In his speech, Alexander covered the exchanges’ development throughout the last two years and challenges they are facing now, as well as answered the question where money currently is. He also presented cXchange to the international audience, showed how it is different than other exchanges in the market and how it is leveraging the know-how and technology from Spotware’s extensive experience in the capital markets space.
Among other notable speakers, there were also Issam Kassabieh, the Senior Financial Analyst & Strategist and Wesam Lootah, CEO at Smart Dubai Gov, as well as a number of ICO and startups’ top management involved in blockchain related businesses.
The Blockchain Innovation and Investment Summit (BII SUMMIT) is one of the top blockchain events in the Middle East attracting thousands of delegates and investors from around the world.
Alexander Geralis, the Chief Product Officer of cXchange, has spoken to Techbullion, a popular financial technology news website, about the future of cryptocurrency exchanges and how cXchange is in line with it. In his interview, he covered such topics as:
why crypto exchanges have rapidly changed
the move from more traditional trading (fx/stocks) to crypto
why traders and investors are maturing and demanding better tools