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Signature Bank pulls back from crypto transactions below $100,000: Binance

The shift comes after the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation warned of crypto-asset risks

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Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, said Signature Bank will only handle user transactions of more than $100,000 as the bank decreases its exposure to digital-asset markets. 

“One of our fiat banking partners, Signature Bank, has advised that it will no longer support any of its crypto exchange customers with buying and selling amounts of less than 100,000 USD as of February 1, 2023. This is the case for all of their crypto exchange clients. As a result, some individual users may not be able to use SWIFT bank transfers to buy or sell crypto with/for USD for amounts

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First Published: Jan 22 2023 | 6:38 AM IST

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