Digital asset custodian Hex Trust has expanded its regulated footprint in Europe, winning registration from France's Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) and Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR).
Hex Trust Managing Director Calvin Shen, spoke to Blockworks about how the US regulatory landscape is unsurprisingly encouraging companies and investors to diversify to other jurisdictions like the Middle East, Asia and Europe.
Head of Custody, Giorgia Pellizzari, breaks down how crypto regulation needs to move forward for effective investor protection, starting with establishing clear rules for custodians to operate transparently and legally.
CFO Andrew Economos sat down with CNBC News to discuss crypto’s resilient response to the on-going banking crisis, as well as the technological changes occurring in the financial services sector as it moves away from TradFi to DeFi.
CEO Alessio Quaglini sat down with CNBC to discuss the SEC's role in investor protection, as well as the difference between exchanges providing custody and a qualified custodian providing real custody with asset segregation.
Chairman of Hex Trust Advisory Board Colin Brooks shared his thoughts on the need for stronger protection of investor assets post-FTX, how professional custodians can help resolve the issue of asset safety & why exchanges must collaborate with custodians to develop new, safer models.
HT Markets, a member of the Hex Trust Group, now provides staking support for Hedera, an enterprise-grade public ledger for the decentralized economy, enabling financial institutions to participate in staking the protocol’s native token HBAR.