Anchorage Hires Celsius’ Asaf Iram as Head of Risk

Digital asset custodian Anchorage has nabbed a trade operations veteran from Celsius Network to manage the risks facing its $4 billion crypto vault. The new hire, Asaf Iram, said he will “connect the dots” between Anchorage’s financing, lending, custody and staking businesses as the leadership team’s first “Head of Risk.” He told CoinDesk his focus […]

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Crypto Custodian Anchorage Gets SOC 1 Security Certification With Big 4 Auditor EY

Crypto services provider Anchorage said it received third-party certification that the controls supporting its financial reporting and operations are adequately secure. The SOC 1 Type 1 report is granted after an independent third-party audit of a company’s internal systems and controls supporting client financial reporting, in addition to exclusive control of private keys. Achieving SOC […]

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Crypto Custodian Anchorage Adds Litecoin Support

U.S.-based crypto custodian Anchorage has added support for litecoin (LTC), the eighth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Disclosure The leader in blockchain news, CoinDesk is a media outlet that strives for the highest journalistic standards and abides by a strict set of editorial policies. CoinDesk is an independent operating subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, which […]

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