Binance Exchange Sponsors Malta’s First Decentralized BankOne …

Binance Sponsors Malta’s First Decentralized Bank One of largest exchanges cryptocurrencies Binance entered in number investors, providing funding for decentralized bank, which the will be launched in Malta. Binance confirmed it invested 5%, Bloomberg reports share at Founders Bank at pre-investment appraisal of € 133 million. Founders Bank will be use technology-based systems blockchain and […]

Binance announced the completion of the second phase of its program to combat …

Binance Announces Completion Of Phase 2 Of Coronavirus Program Charitable division of the exchange cryptocurrencies Binance in Monday reported on the completion of the second phase of the “Binance for Wuhan” program, which aims to support the region of China affected by the coronavirus epidemic. In the second phase It was six more batches of […]

French finance minister linked cryptocurrencies to drug trafficking …

French finance minister linked cryptocurrencies to drug trafficking and money laundering French Minister of Economy and Finance Bruno Le Maire returned to criticism of the cryptocurrency space. Previously he stated that the Libra stablecoin will be threaten the “monetary sovereignty of states”. In a tweet published today by Le Maire writes, what cryptocurrencies are associated […]

8,000 South Korean stores will accept cryptocurrenciesLarge …

8,000 South Korean stores will accept cryptocurrencies Major South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb and mobile payment service Pay concluded agreement aimed at then, to make cryptocurrencies available in thousands of outlets on the whole country. how writes edition Korea Times, during the first half of the current of the year partners plan to expand their […]

Telegram raised another $ 850 million during the second round of ICO …

Telegram raised another $ 850 million during the second round of ICO Pavel and Nikolai Durov reported to the Securities Commission and exchanges USA about the successful completion of the second round his ICO, during whom It was attracted yet $ 850 million for the development of the Telegram messenger and him blockchain-Telegram Open Network […]

Warren Buffett: Buying Bitcoin Is Not Investing 87-year-old …

Warren Buffett: Buying Bitcoin Is Not Investing 87 year old American investor and CEO Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett once again questioned the advisability of investing funds in cryptocurrencies, stating that “buying bitcoin is not investing,” in an interview with Yahoo Finance. “There are two types of things, which people buy, thinking they are investing, ”he […]

IDEX Non-Custodial Exchange Raises $ 2.5 Million to Launch Renewed …

IDEX Non-Custodial Exchange Raises $ 2.5 Million to Launch Updated Platform Non-custodial cryptocurrency exchange IDEX raised $ 2.5 million during the initial fundraising round to restart the trading platform. Him participants were G1 Ventures, Borderless Capital, Collider Ventures and Gnosis. Funding received will be be used for further product development, marketing and customer base expansion. […]

SpaceChain Conducted a Multisig Bitcoin Transaction via …

SpaceChain conducts multi-signature bitcoin transaction through space station SpaceChain today announced a successful transaction bitcoin with multisignature of space. So way researchers sent 0.01 BTC worth $ 90 on the moment of the transaction on June 27, which were split into two addresses. To achieve this goal, startup employees took advantage of specialized equipment located […]

Binance has increased the leverage limit for Ethereum contracts …

Binance Increases Ethereum Leverage Limit To 75x Cryptocurrency stock exchange Binance in this Thursday announced about increasing the limiting shoulder size for their Ethereum futures up to 75x. The ETH / USDT derivative was originally launched by Binance Futures at the end November and allowed users to trade the second largest cryptocurrency paired with the […]

Trump ordered to impose sanctions on the “oil” cryptocurrency …

Trump ordered to impose sanctions on Venezuela’s “oil” cryptocurrency US President Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Imposing New Sanctions on Venezuela due to its controversial petro cryptocurrency. how reports edition McClatchy DC, formerly US president warned he was preparing subscribe order, imposing to a South American country new sanctions for its attempts to circumvent already […]

The US Treasury Secretary announced there is a consensus on cryptocurrency …

US Treasury Secretary Announces Consensus on Facebook Cryptocurrency in G7 Minister of Finance USA Stephen Mnuchin reported, what him the agency shares the attitude of the G7 participants regarding the Facebook cryptocurrency initiative. “Everything finance ministers and central bank governors in composition The G7 have come to a clear agreement that Libra, in particular, raises […]

The community of the blockchain project Telegram is considering launching …

The community of the blockchain project Telegram is considering launching a network without the participation of the company The TON Community Foundation, which includes your composition of several dozen developers and investors, is considering possibility launch blockchain Telegram Open Network (TON) without Telegram itself. About it writes CoinDesk. “We seriously think about it “, – […]

Sparkpool returned 1,050 ETH to the sender of the transaction with an unusually …

Sparkpool refunded 1,050 ETH to the sender of the transaction with an unusually high fee Mining pool Sparkpool managed discover unlucky sender Ethereum–transactions with extremely high commission, writes CoinDesk. On February 25, Sparkpool received an email from an anonymous user, in which it was said that on February 19 is he sent a transaction by […]

Bitfinex adds sidechain support for bitcoin …

Bitfinex adds Bitcoin support based on Liquid Network sidechain Blockstream’s Liquid Network sidechain, developed by Blockstream, has accepted 14 new members, along with their the total reached 35. According to a post on the company’s blog, Liquid is now available on exchange Bitfinex and RenrenBit crypto-financial app, thanks to what their users will have access […]

Trading volumes of cryptocurrency exchanges are growing along with volatility …

Trading volumes of cryptocurrency exchanges are growing along with market volatility In just 12 short hours the price bitcoin fell by 13%, together with than capitalization of the largest cryptocurrency decreased by more than $ 12 billion. Before of this the market showed a minimum level of 30 days volatility, not observed since December 2016 […]

Travis Kling: Selling bitcoins by scammers is the main constraint …

Travis Kling: Selling bitcoins by scammers is the main deterrent in the market Founder company on digital assets Ikigai Asset Management Travis Kling believes that continuing to thrive on cryptocurrency market all kinds fraudulent schemes are the main driver of price stagnation. PlusToken. CloudToken. OneCoin. We will probably look back at this period in the […]

US Treasury Secretary: I don’t mind the Libra launch when …

Treasury Secretary: I Have No Objection To Launching Libra Subject To Compliance US Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin ultimately can not be an inveterate opponent of private initiatives by creation of digital currencies, unlike some of their colleagues. Answering a question from lawmakers regarding Facebook’s Libra stablecoin and its own digital currency People’s Bank of China, […]

The community has adopted a new Dutch crypto wallet …

The community mistook the dutch bank’s new cryptocurrency wallet for a scam Cryptocurrency enthusiasts share on Twitter a link to a service called Rabobit, promising combine banking and cryptocurrency industries. From competing decisions Rabobit is different themes, that a large Dutch bank Rabobank is behind its creation. It should be noted right away that Rabobit […]

Telecom giant Verizon will use Ethereum-based solution …

Telecom giant Verizon to leverage Ethereum solution for transparency American telecommunications company Verizon Reveals Information On Creating A Proof Of Concept Tool By securing transparency using blockchain. Product wears the name “Full Transparency” and includes “records of changes in news publications verified on the blockchain”. “The initiative seeks to transform the way corporate department Verizon […]

Nokia has entered into an agreement with a blockchain platform to monetize …

Nokia signed an agreement with blockchain platform to monetize data Streamr Blockchain platform Streamr has entered into an agreement with the Finnish company Nokia and the Californian software maker OSIsoft to provide mobile operators with possibility monetize their personal data and shopping, writes CoinDesk. Streamr CEO Henri Pikala announced deals on Wednesday on conferences Consensus […]

Media: Bitmain Co-Founder Blocks Mining Equipment Supply …

Media: Bitmain Co-Founder Blocks Supply Of Mining Equipment To Buyers Bitmain co-founder Micri Jean, suspended from director last October and recently had an unfriendly office visit company, allegedly blocks the supply of equipment from a factory in Shenzhen. According to the local edition of BlockBeats, Jean has banned the unit’s employees from sending equipment the […]

Tron Launches Algorithmic Stablecoin USDJ Based on Similar …

Tron launches algorithmic stablecoin USDJ based on model similar to MakerDAO Tron Foundation Unveils Its Own Stablecoin Issuance System under the name “Djed”. It uses a model similar to MakerDAO, a decentralized organization, which stands behind the stablecoin Dai. About creating Djed CEO Tron Justin Sun announced on Saturday. The idea of ​​a decentralized stablecoin […]

Ethereum 2.0 testnet attracted over 63,000 validators …

Ethereum 2.0 testnet attracted over 63,000 validators and 2 million ETH Over 63 000 active validators take part in the test networks Ethereum 2.0 called Medalla. Total they are provided almost 2 million test ETH for obtaining the appropriate powers, according to the data of the blockchain observer beaconcha.in. Everything this indicates a significant interest […]

Airbnb admits the possibility of supporting cryptocurrencies and blockchainService …

Airbnb admits support for cryptocurrencies and blockchain Short-term rental service Airbnb has filed a prospectus with the SEC and exchanges USA (SEC) for its planned initial public offering (IPO). In him company allowed possibility adding cryptocurrency payments in the future. “Future success will be depend from our ability to adapt to evolving technologies such as […]

Spotify May Consider Adding Cryptocurrency SupportLargest …

Spotify May Consider Adding Cryptocurrency Support Largest Spotify Audio Streaming Service can to consider for yourself an opportunity adding support for cryptocurrency payments. About this evidenced by a job posted by Spotify on Lever.co. Spotify is looking for a deputy director by payment strategy and innovation, which will “drive further consideration of new opportunities and […]

Bitfinex has implemented support for larger transfers …

Bitfinex has implemented support for larger bitcoin transfers via the Lightning Network Stock exchange cryptocurrencies Bitfinex today announced adding Wider payment channels in networks Lightning network for making deposits in bitcoin. Initially Bitfinex launched three Wumbo channels to avoid limits on the amount of deposits set in the Lightning Network. Limit bandwidth of each channel […]

Media: Starbucks and Bakkt Implement Support for Bitcoin Payments …

Media: Starbucks and Bakkt Implement Support for Bitcoin Payments in 2019 Starbucks coffee chain intends to give his clients possibility pay with bitcoins until the end of the year. Implementation of this concept will be made possible through cooperation with the operator of the New York Stock Exchange exchanges crypto platform Bakkt, writes The Block, […]

Over 1.4M XRP Stolen Using Ledger Fake Extension …

Over 1.4M XRP Stolen Using Ledger Live Fake Chrome Extension Fraudulent Ledger Live Chrome Extension Allows Attackers take over more than 1.4 million XRP ($ 230 000). Such data is provided by Twitter account xrplorer forensics. The extension steals passphrases for recovery users’ wallets and is distributed through advertising ads in search engine Google system. […]

Binance Trust Wallet has implemented support for multiple decentralized …

Binance’s Trust Wallet Implements Support for Multiple Decentralized Exchanges Developers owned Binance cryptocurrency exchange Trust Wallet implemented support for “several” decentralized trading platforms through the integration of the Kyber Network protocol, writes Cointelegraph. Binance Acquires Wallet-Developing Startup Last Summer. Initially Trust Wallet exclusively supported Ethereum and tokens on him blockchain, but with time appeared in […]

The national digital currency of China must contain the elements …

National digital currency of China must contain elements of cryptocurrencies – PBoC Representative Central Bank Issued Digital Currency (CBDC), which may be issued by the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), must contain the elements cryptocurrencies. About this stated Yao Qian – Director of the PBoC Digital Currency Research Laboratory. In his opinion, the Central Bank […]

Ethereum 2.0 testnet collapses again amid declining …

Ethereum 2.0 testnet collapses again amid falling validator participation to 1.5% Medalla’s Testnet for the Upcoming Ethereum 2.0 Update Has Been Dropped for Thousand Epochs, and Validator Participation Dropped before 1.5%. For normal network performance, participation in 66% and higher is required. According to Trustnodes, Medalla could also fork. Prysm developer Preston Van Loon suggests […]

Bitcoin Core activates an optimization method tested …

Bitcoin Core activates an optimization method tested by Hal Finney 9 years ago On Friday, a patent covering a technology for accelerating cryptographic operations in elliptic curves, known as GLV endomorphism, expired. This will allow it to be activated in Bitcoin Core in order to increase the speed and efficiency of verification. signatures bitcoin, writes […]

New vulnerability of Ledger hardware wallets threatens safety …

New vulnerability of Ledger hardware wallets threatens the safety of users’ cryptocurrency assets Vulnerability found in Ledger hardware wallets, which can used to hack all issued company devices. According to the Docdroid portal [PDF], a man-in-the-middle attack can be carried out when the user tries to to create new address for receiving bitcoins in the […]

The United States accused two Russians of stealing $ 16.8 million from users …

The US accused two Russians of stealing $ 16.8 million from users of cryptocurrency exchanges Office for the Control of Foreign assets (OFAC) Ministry of Finance USA on Wednesday filed charges against two Russians. According to OFAC, they are embezzled over $ 16.8 million in cryptocurrency assets, defrauding clients of three exchanges. According to the […]

Tokyo Financial Exchange Launches Bitcoin FuturesNext …

Tokyo Financial Exchange to Launch Bitcoin Futures Following the American platforms CBOE and CME Group about their plans to launch bitcoin futures reported Tokyo financial exchange. About this writes Bloomberg. Launching new financial products in Japan will be slightly more difficult, than in USA, where the exchanges do not even need a regulatory permit for […]

CoinMarketCap will add a liquidity metric for a more accurate assessment …

CoinMarketCap will add a liquidity metric to more accurately assess the performance of cryptocurrency exchanges Crypto Tracking Portal CoinMarketCap Launches new metric, which, according to the intention of the developers, it will better reflect the real activity on market, writes Bloomberg. This Tuesday CoinMarketCap will add a liquidity metric to your website. Now by default […]

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has begun reviewing …

US Securities and Exchange Commission Starts Review of Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Securities Commission and exchanges USA (SEC) began reviewing the practices followed by hedge funds investing in cryptocurrencies and ICO. About this writes Bloomberg with citing 3 sources familiar with the situation. Since such funds manage funds of third-party investors, SEC wants to make sure […]