Gemini obtains VASP approval in France, prepares retail and institutional services launch

The crypto exchange Gemini, founded by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, is preparing to launch a platform serving French users.

Gemini obtained approval as a virtual asset services provider from the French markets regulator Autorite des marches financiers. It will launch services for retail and institutional customers in France within weeks, giving users access to 70 cryptocurrencies and Gemini’s website, mobile app, Gemini eOTC and the ActiveTrader platform, according to a company release.