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An old debate is resurfacing in the bitcoin developer community, underscoring one of the critical challenges confronting decentralized systems.
If Visa’s payment volumes stagnate, Bitcoin is on track to beat them within around five years
Announcing ELEV8: Digital Assets, April 14-15 in New York City, led by Anchorage, Morgan Creek Digital, Pantera Capital, NASDAQ, Gemini, Dominion Capital, Kelman PLLC and more
New York, NY, – ELEV8 announces the first of four events to take place in 2020, ELEV8: Digital Assets. The two day conference will take place at Apella in New York City, April 14th & 15th. ELEV8: Digital Assets addresses the latest trends and investment opportunities for digital assets, delivering discussions and debates around the largest […]
CoinField has launched Sologenic initial exchange offering (IEO) today for a week, which has already begun at 19:00 CET (10 am PST). The sale will end on Feb. 25, 2020, at 19:00 CET. It will be the last chance to buy SOLO at a fixed price of 0.25 USDT before public trading commences. Sologenic is […]
Post source: Sologenic IEO Goes Live on CoinField
Introducing DueDEX’s Risk Manager: The Unique Trading Tool Designed to Give a Statistical Market Edge
Bitcoin Press Release: Established Crypto derivatives exchange DueDEX announces details of their industry-first trading tool: The DueDEX Risk Manager. 19th February 2020, Belize City, Belize: In a world dominated by high leverage products, traders are often exposed to irresponsible exchange platforms promoting high risk products, and too often, new traders enter the market with excessive […]
EXUP’s ETF system solution will open up new investing and trading channels for exchange customers. 19th February, 2020, Singapore – Following last week’s announcement of the new financial derivatives platform EXUP by leading global blockchain technology service provider ChainUP, EXUP has launched an ETF (exchange traded fund) system solution to provide customized and SaaS services […]
Ethereum has been leading crypto markets in recent weeks and its return to bullish territory yesterday has reversed any pullback momentum. These three reasons are why ETH is performing well. Total crypto market capitalization has jumped by around $15 billion over the past 24 hours as it barrels towards $300 billion once again. Bitcoin is […]
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Bitcoin has broken back above five figures again as the short lived correction appears to have abated. Analysts have weighed in on the next move for BTC, which way will it go? Crypto markets in general have pumped over the past 24 hours adding $15 billion from intraday lows to top out at $295 billion […]
The cross-carrier blockchain payment network allows transactions to be paid directly in the user’s currency through their mobile carrier
Crypto advocates are praising SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce’s token “safe harbor” proposal, though not without questioning the details.
Cryptocurrency companies and advocates will meet in DC to discuss how the IRS can “balance taxpayer service with regulatory enforcement”
The crypto exchange is planning to work on a joint project with the Japanese telecom giant to test digital currency in cafes
Binance has grown out to be so much more than a crypto trading platform. The company now focuses its attention on cloud services to compete with existing giants. This news is rather remarkable in many different ways. Another Interesting Move by Binance Known as Binance Cloud, the new platform will serve as an infrastructure solution. It will allow partners to launch digital asset exchanges which leverage Binance’s native technology, liquidity, and security. This provides numerous advantages and will usher in a more competitive crypto trading ecosystem. It is evident that this is an exchange-specific concept first and foremost. For interested
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As the tools used by crypto criminals are getting more sophisticated, government bodies are finding new ways to respond. Here are some of those responses
Users will still be able to hold cryptocurrencies on Samsung’s newly launched Galaxy S20 range.
One of the many advantages digital assets have is the ability to do fast, low cost, cross-border monetary remittance. For emerging economies like Myanmar, this is crucial. SKYBIT is the first blockchain digital asset platform in Myanmar, offering global financial inclusion for all of its people. Blockchain digital assets can play a vital role in achieving the development goals of the UN and government Digital assets at their core create the potential to be a key medium in promoting sustainable growth and development. A fine example of this in action is in the implementation of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals
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Are cryptocurrency trading platforms really meeting up with their Forex counterparts?
Jed McCaleb says XRP’s price not impacted by his sale of XRP, Ripple weighs in
Bitcoin’s recent golden cross on the daily chart may have driven bullish enthusiasm for the leading crypto to reach a tipping point. With the upcoming halving, many investors are buying up sub 10K BTC in preparation of the supply-side shock. Golden cross has traders seeing visions of green candles After May, when Bitcoin’s upcoming halving […]
Post source: Bitcoin Price Returns Above $10K, Here’s Why
U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is proposing rules that will clarify the status of crypto assets within the financial system. Bloomberg intends for these to offer greater government oversight as well as consumer protection. BLOOMBERG WILL LEGITIMIZE CRYPTO Bloomberg has made these statements in his just-published Financial Reform Policy. Although not the first candidate to […]
Post source: Michael Bloomberg Pushes For Crypto Regulation
The 2020 U.S. Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg addressed the subject of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICO) in his recently published Financial Reform Policy. Bloomberg wants more “regulatory oversight” when it comes to this promising technology, claiming he sees “plenty of hype, fraud and criminal activity.” Also read: Bitcoin, Tesla Stock, Tron: How Warren Buffett […]
Defi exchange bZx has been hit by a second flash loan exploit within a week, this time losing over $600,000 usd in ETH. This second attack in a matter of days, comes after bZx had just implemented a fix to prevent flash loan exploits. Are Flashloans the real DeFi Killer? 1/ WHAT WE KNOW SO […]
BitGo enters the world of digital securities through Harbor platform acquisition
$229 billion cloud market is adopting blockchain, as Microsoft Azure officially integrates Lition blockchain
Crypto hedge funds see best January returns on record and first positive January since 2017
Major global space exploration organization, the European Space Agency, continues to explore the benefits of blockchain use for space
What can we make of President Trump’s move to deploy the Secret Service in the fight against financial crimes?
The IRS will hold a summit to better inform its thinking around taxing cryptocurrencies next month.
For a while now, central banks like the Federal Reserve have been participating in quantitative easing (QE) practices, despite the fact they don’t like to call it QE. Following the massive dollar injections, a recent report from the wealth insights provider Wealth-x details the number of wealthy people in the world spiked in 2019. The […]
Crypto exchange company Bittrex Global, today announced additions to its leadership team to better position the platform for a year of growth and new product development. Tom Albright, previously General Counsel of Bittrex Inc. in the U.S. now becomes …
Blockrocket (European Blockchain Labs), an accelerator for startups utilizing blockchain and DLT technologies, announced that Spherity, a blockchain agnostic identity management solution ― has joined the accelerator. Blockrocket’s cohort is open to blo…
The DeFi industry is getting a lot of attention lately. Whereas most people look at Ethereum, it appears that Bancor is growing quickly as well. Bancor is one of the many protocols catering to users seeking financial products and services. DeFi on Bancor Gains Traction It is only normal that this protocol would make inroads in the DeFi industry as well. Its numbers pale compared to Ethereum, but the progress is still visible for everyone to see. Today, it seems as if over $13.34 million is locked in Bancor DeFi solutions. That is a more than respectable amount, especially for
Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg proposes a cryptocurrency regulatory framework that promises to clarify many of the points of contention
Are two recent attacks taking advantage of “flashloans,” low liquidity and price oracle issues the first of more to come?
Announcing CoinDesk’s new opinion section, a place for discussion on the future of money and all the interesting questions that surround crypto and blockchain as ideas.
Chainlink and Tezos rally higher, continuing to reinforce the crypto market’s bullish trend
Hester Peirce’s safe harbor proposal would benefit from greater protections for token holders, say two law professors.
Malta’s Tokenomica announces OTC trading for all its available cryptocurrencies
BitGo, a provider of blockchain financial services, announced today that it is acquiring Harbor, a platform for digital securities, and its broker-dealer and transfer agent subsidiaries. The acquisition extends BitGo’s capabilities to address a wider c…
HASHWallet Deploys a New Smart Card That Enables Users to Perform Transaction Securely, Anytime, Anywhere
The term, “Not Your Keys, Not Your Coins,” has been promoted time and again in the cryptocurrency community. However, several assets have either been lost or stolen despite the user’s safe keep of their private key. These keys are either lost, phished, hacked, etc. irrespective of whether a hot or cold wallet was used. To eliminate these risks, HASHWallet has launched a new smart card (hardware wallet) that offers you a convenient way of transacting securely, anytime, and anywhere. You can authenticate transactions in a convenient manner right from HASHWallet. And while doing so, you don’t have to memorize a
Bulls pushed Bitcoin price back to $10K but will the $10.1K to $10.3K zone present strong resistance?
There has to be an order book right? There’s an order book somewhere with the bids and asks and so we can go after the guy that manages this order…
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Lition, a blockchain for enterprises and regulated markets, announced today that Microsoft has officially integrated Lition as a blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) provider on Azure. This makes Lition one of the few public/private blockchains currently sup…
Digital asset custodian BitGo is building a “full stack” security token services provider by acquiring tokenization platform Harbor, including its broker-dealer and transfer agent.
SIMBA Chain, a cloud-based smart contract-as-a-service (SCaaS) platform, announced today it has integrated Unity 3D to combine gaming and blockchain. Using the Unity real-time 3D development platform; owning, storing, and managing all personal gaming a…
On February 15, a user on the read.cash blog site announced the development of a new Bitcoin Cash fundraising project called Flipstarter.cash. The developers behind the platform highlighted the recent questions people have been asking about voluntary funding of the Bitcoin Cash commons. The Flipstarter team plans to release an application that allows people to […]
While their traditional trading exchange counterparts may get more attention, instant crypto exchanges offer a number of key beneficial features like price aggregation, simple onboarding and improved user experiences. #Sponsored
Chinese province tracks victims of coronavirus with WeChat and Alipay, does crypto solve this?
Incredibly, the OneCoin Ponzi investment scheme is still going strong in Asia. The widely renowned scam is hosting an event in Japan in 4 days, and advertising it on Facebook. OneCoin scam brazenly still operating out in the open OneCoin is one of the biggest Ponzi schemes in history, with estimates of illicit gains from […]
Japan-based bitcoin exchange company BTCBOX, announced today that its new deposit service that allows users to deposit instantly into their accounts is scheduled to start on February 20 (Thursday). Note, the deposit service for users of Aeon Bank Insta…
William Shatner figurine live for trading on Ethereum with Mattereum
Ethereum’s value against bitcoin has reached its highest level since July, up to now ₿0.0285 with a potential eye for ₿0.032, $324, where it may face resistance. Much of the…
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Blocknox’s crypto custody offer will also be available to fintech companies, banks and asset managers
Payment system ePayments has been halted by the FCA for about a week now, and people are still locked out of their accounts. While the company is affiliated with crypto, the explanation for the increased scrutiny seems to lie elsewhere…
CoinFlip, a cryptocurrency ATM network with over 500 machines in operation, announced today that Binance Coin (BNB) is now available on all of its ATMs. Users will be able to buy BNB with cash in 35 different states. Earlier this month, CoinFlip added …
Mining Pool operator, Taal, has confirmed rumours that Calvin Ayre holds a substantial shareholding in the company. Taal recently switched from mining Bitcoin Cash to Bitcoin SV, over the proposed BCH miner’s tax. Pssst… Wanna Buy 50,000 Non-Operational Cloud Assets? In a press release dated Feb 17, Taal announced an asset purchase agreement between itself […]
With the price of bitcoin breaking below last week’s critical resistance, Markets Daily is back with another time-saving news roundup.
Unstoppable Domains, a company building blockchain domain names, today launched its Unstoppable Blockchain Browser to enable easy access to the decentralized web. Typing in a .crypto domain and viewing a decentralized website works just like typing in …
SFOX, a prime cryptocurrency exchange, announced today users can now trade Ravencoin (RVN). SFOX allows traders to access all major venues for trading RVN from a single account and route buy and sell orders intelligently to the venues with the best av…
South Korea’s central bank is working on a project to distribute bond records on the blockchain, a report says
Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today introduced a new “Xstream” architecture for Sophos XG Firewall with high-performance Transport Layer Security (TLS) traffic decryption capabilities that eliminate significant security risk…
Tokenomica, a Malta-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, today has announced the launch of a new OTC trading desk which includes a BTC-to-Euro trading market. The new OTC desk provides an opportunity to trade larger amounts directly with Tokenomi…
Hester Peirce’s idea may not be formally considered by the SEC, but it could help refine and define future crypto regulation, say two advisers.
One of the latest invention in finance, the so called money formula, has arrived to both bitcoin and ethereum with options rising as an exciting new trading instrument. Deribit dominates…
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It is considered that the best place to buy cryptocurrencies exchanges. But this is a mistake. Let’s think about why we don’t buy fiat currencies on stock and currency exchanges or on the interbank market. Because it takes a lot of time, you need to have quite large amounts, and trading licenses are also a […]
Know Your Customer (KYC) and Know Your Transaction (KYT) are ostensibly deployed by exchanges to combat money laundering. In practice, these provisions are used as an excuse to surveil, cajole, and threaten customers, who risk losing funds if they are unable to meet the impossibly high burden of proof. An investigation by news.Bitcoin.com suggests that […]
US presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said he would clarify tax and securities laws around crypto in a new financial reform plan.
Binance Futures has doubled its weekly trading volumes since the start of the year, according to a recent report published on Binance blog. Binance Futures Weekly Volume Exceeds $16 Billion The platform was launched six months ago and has managed to increase its weekly volumes from under $50 million to over $16 billion as of […]
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QANplatform, a quantum-resistant blockchain platform, today announced the planned integration of Chainlink, a decentralized oracle network that enables smart contracts to securely access off-chain data feeds, web APIs, and traditional bank payments. By…
In his first column for CoinDesk, Preston Byrne responds to Hester Peirce’s proposal for a token sale safe harbor.
How do you invest in a space where startups rarely have revenue?
How do you invest in a space where startups rarely have revenue?
Unbiased, a Sweden-based blockchain startup, has set March 6th as the launch date for its new Data Marketplace that uses a combination of crowdsourcing, blockchain, and artificial intelligence (AI) to enable the transparent collection of trustworthy da…
United Kingdom-based crypto lending startup Celsius Network enables in-app crypto purchases via a new partnership with Simplex
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce has proposed a new way to regulate token sales. If there are better alternatives, she wants to hear about them.
Bitcoin (BTC) just added another huge factor to the bullish case, as a golden cross of the 50-day and 200-day moving average appears on the daily chart. Bitcoin 50-Day MA Crossed Over, Sparking Expectations of Big Rally Bitcoin prices managed to bounce quickly from a dip close to the $9,500 level. A recovery to $9,800 […]
18th February, 2020, Singapore – Global crypto exchange BiKi.com is proud to announce that Electroneum (ETN), one of the most innovative and trailblazing projects in the cryptocurrency space, will be listed on its platform. Speaking of the ETN listing on BiKi.com, Ethan Ng, CEO of BiKi Southeast Asia, declares, “ETN is a very internationally established […]
Validity Labs, a provider of blockchain-powered decentralized applications based in Switzerland, announced they have joined The International Token Standardization Association (ITSA) e.V. ITSA is a not for profit association of German law that aims at …
After the first edition at Radboud University Faculty of Law, Nijmegen, and immediately following the beginning of the Lab for New Justice at Hull University, Jur, a legal smart contract platform is launching the ‘Smart Contract Competition’ with IE Un…
The attacker manipulated price feeds in order to create and profit from an under collateralized loan.
If you’re like most people in this space, you check the price of bitcoin before getting out of bed. And, let’s face it, probably a few times in the night as well–especially if your crypto nightmares are keeping you awake. Because, deep down, every HODLer knows there’s a lot more to worry about than daily […]
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Frankfurt’s Agora Innovation, announced today a seven-digit pre-series A investment from FinLab EOS VC, a venture capital fund backed by Block.one, the publisher of the blockchain protocol EOSIO, and FinLab AG, one of the first and largest investors fo…
The team of Enjin, an all-in-one blockchain game development platform, announced that a key element of its ecosystem — the Enjin Platform is now live on the Ethereum mainnet. The Platform democratizes the ability to create, mint and manage blockchain a…
Canadian firm Blockstation, today has announced that qualified issuers may now utilize its digital asset platform to conduct capital raises via tokenized IPO on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE). This news is the latest milestone in Blockstation’s…
In this roundup, we cover numerous cryptocurrency regulatory developments in the U.S., including President Trump’s crypto proposals, testimonies by the Federal Reserve chairman and the Treasury secretary, a crypto-friendly SEC proposal, and the IRS changing a crypto tax rule. We also cover China quarantining yuan bills, its central bank filing 84 digital currency patents, 40 […]
Blocknox, a subsidiary of the second largest German stock exchange, is expanding its crypto custody service to institutional players.
Decentralized lending protocol bZx was hacked two times just days apart, with a total loss of about $954,000
A new game development platform, Enjin, has gone live on the Ethereum mainnet
Reddit forums are probably the most used resources for traders and crypto enthusiasts. The site is full of countless posts on trading advice, market sentiment opinions, blockchain functionality, wallet use, and of course, which exchange has done investors wrong. Today, we will be scouring the forums of r/CryptoCurrency and feature some of the most notable […]
Post source: Top Reddit Opinions About Cryptocurrency Exchanges
Ethereum and Bitcoin are both about to complete golden cross formations on their daily charts. However, while BTC tracks sideways right now, ETH is making a strong recovery towards $270. Ethereum has traders extremely bullish In a recent Bitcoinist article, we looked at a popular Youtube and Twitter crypto analyst’s perspective on whether or not […]
Post source: Ethereum Decouples From Bitcoin, Bulls Eye $270 Next
Luis Onofre, a luxury footwear brand, has announced the integration of Utrust’s cryptocurrency payment solution on its online shop. With a 20 year history behind it; Luís Onofre is one of the best-known names in high-end fashion footwear and acce…
While a long-term price indicator has flipped bullish, the cryptocurrency is struggling to gather upside traction and looks vulnerable near the seven-week rising trendline support.
Crypto exchange giant Binance is rapidly turning into the Google of the digital asset world. Its latest venture will even compete with the search giant, along with Amazon and Microsoft as it eyes the cloud. Crypto Giant Into The Clouds Binance has eaten away at its competitors over the past year securing itself over 50% […]
Bitcoin can net you “a lot of money” but isn’t actually money itself, says Bitcoin holder Peter Schiff
Coinbase’s new campaign reaches out to ethnic minorities with the claim that crypto can help tackle systemic discrimination in the financial sector
By Dmitriy Gurkovskiy, Chief Analyst at RoboForex By Tuesday, February 18th, the XRP rate has stabilized after a series of declining. The cryptocurrency is generally trading at $0.2915. On H4, the quotations remain in the ascending channel. They have tested the support level of the channel, hinting on an attempt to form another impulse of growth to the mid-term target level 61.8% ($0.3795) Fibo. However, it should be noted that earlier, the quotations reached the correctional level of 50.0%, pushed off it, and started quite a confident decline. So, it is highly probable that the test of the support level
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The Enjin Platform allows devs to integrate crypto tokens into apps and games.
Cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin, today announced that in order to help market makers on the troubled crypto exchange FCoin overcome their difficult situation (7000 – 13000 BTC insolvent), KuCoin is launching the FCoin market maker support program …
Within Boerse Stuttgart Group, blocknox GmbH takes care of the custody of cryptocurrencies on an escrow basis. The service was established at the end of January 2019 for users of the BISON app and extended at the end of September 2019 for users of Boer…
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