Libra Backlash

In its short life, Facebook’s Libra has endured perhaps the most fervent backlash against…


Copper's take on a dark pool

Dark Pools: Hidden Exchanges Where Whales Play With Big Bitcoin

Despite the mysterious name, dark pools are simply private, non-public exchanges. When…


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Layer 2 Solutions

The most frequent criticism levelled at cryptoassets is that the blockchains that…


Bonds on blockchain

Bitcoin Bonds: a safe-haven of save-havens?

Bonds are traditionally a low-risk play for investors. Historically during times of…


FCA Round 2: Clarifying Crypto

Yesterday the FCA released PS19/22, their first policy statement on cryptoasset guidance.…


CEO Hot Take: Crypto on-boarding is a nightmare

As part of Copper’s Walled Garden offering, we try to minimise and manage as much of the…


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The role of over-the-Counter (OTC) trading in crypto-asset markets

Although crypto asset exchanges continue to dominate headlines, over-the-counter (OTC)…


Podcast: Dmitry and Pomp talk buy-side infrastructure

In true Pomp style, the interview covers a huge amount of information with something to…


Meet IEO, the new ICO

Why? Well, despite the huge boom in interest in Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) in 2017 and…


Is Bitcoin inflation proof?

Around 17.6 million of Bitcoin’s total 21 million BTC have been mined to date. When that…