Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Former French Central Bank Chief Joins Blockchain Startup Board

French economist and former central bank head Christian Noyer is joining the board of blockchain-based financial services startup SETL. Source link

Hot Stories

Oceans Apart: Crypto Regulation in the US and EU

The differences between U.S. and EU approaches to crypto asset regulation are even more complicated than they appear, writes Noelle Acheson. Source link

Major Central Bank Institution BIS: Bitcoin Must Depart From Proof-of-Work

Bitcoin’s problems are only solvable by departing from proof-of-work, according to research conducted by the Bank for International Settlements Source link

South Korea Finds Nearly $600 Million in Crypto Crime

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

Spanish Port Authority Joins Blockchain Platform Developed by IBM and Maersk

The Port Authority of the Bay of Algeciras in Spain will collaborate with IBM on a blockchain-based shipping platform originally developed by the...

Blame Banks for Damaging the Environment – Not Bitcoin

Another mainstream media outlet has published a piece warning of the dangers Bitcoin poses to the environment. We’ve heard these overly simplistic arguments...

Hong Kong Hardware Manufacturer Releases Mining GPU for New Privacy-Oriented Coin

Hong Kong-based Sapphire has announced a new graphics card for mining a newly-launched privacy coin called GRIN Source link

Singapore Mall Sells Bitcoin Mining Hardware Station

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

Romania Imposes 10% Tax on Cryptocurrency Earnings

Romania has amended its tax laws, allowing it to start taxing gains from bitcoin investments at a rate of 10 percent. The improved...

Coinbase Under Investigation for Ethereum ‘Flash Crash’

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

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Regulation

Ripple CEO and Ethereum Co-Founder Bash ICO Industry

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

Overstock’s Patrick Byrne Says tZERO Will Launch Next Week

The tZERO security token trading platfrom will go live next week, says Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne. Source link

New Analysis Suggests $16 Million in Crypto Stolen in Cryptopia Hack

Analysts claim that as much as ~$16 million worth of Ethereum and ERC20 tokens were stolen in the recent hack of New Zealand...

Coinbase Adds Cross-Border Wire Transfers for Whales in Europe and Asia

Coinbase has launched cross-border wire transfers and expanded custody services for institutional customers in Asia, the U.K. and Europe. Source link

Bitcoin Sees Longest Stretch of Price Consolidation Since October

Bitcoin is witnessing the longest stretch of range-bound price activity in three months. Source link

Crypto Currencies Are Way More Centralized Than You Might Think

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or single administrator. The network is peer-to-peer and transactions take place between...

Mining

Lack of ETNs Keeps Wall Street Away From Bitcoin, Says CBOE Analyst Ed Tilly

A lack of Bitcoin exchange-traded notes is preventing Wall Street institutional investors from joining the crypto space, according to Cboe Global Markets CEO...

Ripple and Major Beijing University Launch Blockchain Research Scholarship

A major research university in Beijing has partnered with Ripple to launch a blockchain research scholarship Source link

ING Bank Signs 5-Year Licensing Deal With R3 for Access to Its Blockchain Platform Corda

R3’s major partner ING bank has signed a five-year deal to have unlimited licences for R3’s commercial blockchain platform, Corda Enterprise Source link

Hong Kong Hardware Manufacturer Releases Mining GPU for New Privacy-Oriented Coin

Hong Kong-based Sapphire has announced a new graphics card for mining a newly-launched privacy coin called GRIN Source link

Digital Garage to Test Yen-Pegged Stablecoin on Blockstream Network

A Digital Garage subsidiary has partnered with blockchain tech firm Blockstream to test atomic swaps of a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin. Source link


  • bitcoinBitcoin$3,570.89-0.14%
  • rippleXRP$0.316043-0.72%
  • ethereumEthereum$117.26-0.52%
  • eosEOS$2.421.32%
  • bitcoin-cashBitcoin Cash$133.084.43%
  • tetherTether$1.00-0.07%
  • stellarStellar$0.102157-0.43%
  • litecoinLitecoin$31.971.53%
  • tronTRON$0.0266901.68%
  • cardanoCardano$0.0435070.97%
  • dogecoinDogecoin$0.002041-0.79%

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Nasdaq Leads $20 Million Funding Round for Blockchain Startup Symbiont

Enterprise blockchain startup Symbiont has closed a $20 million Series-B funding round led by Nasdaq Ventures. Source link

Digital Securities Platform Joins IBM Blockchain Accelerator Program

Digital securities platform Securitize has joined the IBM Blockchain Accelerator program and aims to make the corporate debt market more efficient Source link

Romania Imposes 10% Tax on Cryptocurrency Earnings

Romania has amended its tax laws, allowing it to start taxing gains from bitcoin investments at a rate of 10 percent. The improved fiscal...

Poll: 63 Percent of Senior Execs Lack Understanding of Blockchain Tech

Senior executives are mostly unfamiliar with blockchain technology and are not committed to it, according to a recent survey by the Global Blockchain Business...

The Daily: Huobi Downsizes, New OTC Desk to Launch in US

In Wednesday’s edition of The Daily we cover a number of developments that show how cryptocurrency exchanges around the world are evolving to attract...

Bitcoin Future Predictions Are Here: The Story So Far

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or single...

The Role of Trading Bots in the Crypto Currency Market

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or single...

How to CFD Trading British Pound Amidst the Brexit News

Since the Brexit referendum in June 2016 GBPUSD, EURGBP and other pound sterling forex pairs have been attractive instruments for news traders, who base...

Hong Kong Hardware Manufacturer Releases Mining GPU for New Privacy-Oriented Coin

Hong Kong-based Sapphire has announced a new graphics card for mining a newly-launched privacy coin called GRIN Source link