Gemini Adds Former Morgan Stanley Executive as Chief Compliance Officer

Cryptocurrency exchange and custodian Gemini has announced that Noah Perlman, former global head of financial crimes and chairman of the political action committee at Morgan Stanley, will be its new chief compliance officer. Tyler Winklevoss, one of Gemini’s founders, announced this development on September 4, 2019. The announcement states that Perlman’s appointment goes hand-in-hand with…

PwC Luxembourg to Start Accepting Bitcoin Payments

PwC Luxembourg, a European branch of the major institutional auditing firm, will start accepting payments in bitcoin from its clients on October 1, 2019. PricewaterhouseCoopers (doing business as PwC) is the second-largest professional services firm in the world and one of the world’s Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, EY and KPMG. The decision to…