Diogo Mónica and Nathan McCauley

Today, after more than a year-long process, we are proud to announce that Anchorage Digital has been selected as the provider of digital asset custody and financial services for the United States Marshals Service (USMS), one of the primary law enforcement agencies of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ). This award speaks to both the quality of the platform we have developed and the stringent processes and procedures we have put in place around its use.


Oasis Pro Markets will use Anchorage for custody and settlement of its digital securities and digital cash

Diogo Mónica and Nathan McCauley

Today, Oasis Pro Markets (“Oasis Pro”), the first U.S. regulated multi-asset ATS, and Anchorage, the first nationally chartered digital asset bank, announce a strategic partnership, launching the Oasis Pro Markets Alternative Trading System (“OATSPRO”). Oasis Pro will use Anchorage for on-chain custody and settlement for its ATS, a FINRA and SEC-regulated trading system expected to go live in the fourth quarter of 2021.

OATSPRO enables institutions and other subscribers to transact with digital cash such as stablecoins or…


To meet financial services sector demand, Anchorage has hired Ex-Wells Fargo Crypto Lead, Ken Chapman

Diogo Mónica

As the first federally chartered digital asset bank in history, Anchorage Digital Bank unequivocally meets the definition of Qualified Custodian and serves as a model of compliant, responsible crypto banking, regulated at the same level as the nation’s most established banks. Anchorage sits at the intersection of financial services and the emerging digital asset market, melding these two worlds.

With steady demand from a broad range of financial institutions, we are pleased to announce our hire of Ken Chapman, Managing Director of Banking…


Leslie Ankney, Communications Lead

Welcome to Eight Questions, where we profile individual members of the Anchorage Digital team, diving into their career paths, what brought them to crypto, and what makes them tick. Why eight? Because it’s the number of decimal places a bitcoin can be divided into. It’s also the last single digit number in a Fibonacci Sequence, and we like that.

Next in our series, meet Kennedy Thibou Jr., who leads our client operations, keeping business running smoothly and safely for the many institutions we serve. Kennedy’s been with Anchorage for over two years and has set the…


Diogo Mónica, Co-founder and President

Institutions can now simply and securely participate in Aave (AAVE) governance through on-chain voting provided by Anchorage Digital Bank. Aave is one of DeFi’s fastest growing protocols, with its governance token AAVE currently ranked in the top 30 of all cryptocurrencies by market cap. Aave is a decentralized, open-source liquidity protocol where suppliers earn yield by providing liquidity to liquidity pools, while borrowers can obtain liquidity by tapping into these pools with variable and stable interest rate options. …


Diogo Mónica, Co-founder and President

Institutions can now hold governance token, dYdX (DYDX) today at launch in Anchorage custody. dYdX is a decentralized margin trading platform where traders can truly own their trades. With the launch of its governance token, they, along with Anchorage clients, can now participate in important decisions in the project’s direction.

Anchorage Digital has always been committed to bringing our clients access early on to new assets that meet our standards for security and quality. We’re proud to continue offering our clients exposure to new assets thanks to the dedicated work of our engineering team.


Part of ensuring that the digital asset space grows in a way that both fosters innovation and takes seriously consumer protection is having the right regulatory framework in place. Toward the end of supporting both innovation and consumer protections, the SEC published a request for comment regarding the custody of digital asset securities by broker-dealers, and the custody of digital asset securities more generally. Anchorage Digital provided in-depth comment on a number of pertinent issues in this letter, the main points which are summarized below.

Perhaps the most important context for secure custody of digital asset securities is, as the…


Leslie Ankney, Communications Lead

Welcome to Eight Questions, where we profile individual members of the Anchorage Digital team, diving into their career paths, what brought them to crypto, and what makes them tick. Why eight? Because it’s the number of decimal places a bitcoin can be divided into. It’s also the last single digit number in a Fibonacci Sequence, and we like that.

Next in our series, meet João Peixoto, better known as JP, who is an Engineering Manager and Lead at Anchorage Digital and has been with us for over three years. He’s played an important role building Anchorage…


Diogo Mónica, Co-Founder and President

Anchorage Digital clients can now custody Celo Euro (cEUR), a stable digital asset that algorithmically tracks the Euro. Just as Anchorage supported custody, staking, and governance for Celo governance token, CELO (formerly cGLD) at launch over a year ago, Anchorage now offers clients access to cEUR at launch, alongside the Celo Dollar (cUSD). Our clients demand early exposure to new and innovative assets. Supporting another milestone for the Celo network is only fitting.

Anchorage has always been committed to propelling innovation within the industry forward, and we’re proud of our early support for new assets…


Diogo Mónica, Co-founder and President

Anchorage Digital is pleased to announce custody and staking support for Flow (FLOW). For as long as Anchorage has existed, it has been our goal to enable institutional participation in any network that meets our standards for quality, security, and compliance. We’re proud to add FLOW to our list of assets and to help better facilitate institutional adoption of emerging protocols.

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