Most Respondents File Negative Comments for SEC's Review of VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF
Multiple respondents have filed comments with the U.S. SEC on the latest proposed rule change for the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF.
- Mar 20th 9:51 am
Winklevoss Capital Partner Sterling Witzke: Dollar Is Not Designed for the Internet, but Stablecoins Are
Winklevoss Capital partner Sterling Witzke spoke to Cointelegraph about the future of stablecoins, regulatory clarity in U.S. and a fair price for Bitcoin ...
- Mar 20th 2:30 am
Silvergate Bank Onboarded 59 New Crypto Customers in Q4 2018
Major U.S.-based bank Silvergate added 59 new crypto customers in the fourth quarter of 2018.
- Mar 20th 12:47 am
Cryptopia Crypto Exchange Resumes Trading on 40 Crypto Pairs
New Zealand-based crypto exchange Cryptopia has reopened trading on 40 trade pairs following a mid-January hack.
- Mar 19th 11:46 pm
Kakao Affiliate Dunamu Launches Blockchain Service Platform
Kakao’s fintech arm Dunamu is reportedly launching a blockchain service platform designed to help companies start businesses.
- Mar 19th 11:02 pm
Major Cryptocurrencies See Slight Gains, Palladium Hits $1,600 for The First Time
Crypto markets are seeing a tint of green, with just a few top coins in the red. Bitcoin is hovering over the $4,000 mark.
- Mar 19th 9:58 pm
Report From Former CFTC Chairman Calls for Advanced Crypto Regulations
A recently published report from former CFTC chairman Timothy Massad has called for better regulations on crypto assets.
- Mar 19th 9:13 pm
TNW: Binance Lite to Allow Australians to Purchase Bitcoin at Newsagents
Binance Lite will enable the exchange’s Australian customers to buy Bitcoin with fiat money from supported newsagent stores.
- Mar 19th 7:17 pm
Binance Launchpad Hosts Its Third ICO With Celer Network Raising $4 Million
Binance’s exclusive token launch platform Binance Launchpad completed a $4 million sale of Celer Network (CELR) tokens.
- Mar 19th 6:56 pm
Report: Malware Targets Israeli Fintech Firms Working in Crypto, Forex Trading
According to a cybersecurity company, Israeli fintech companies are being targeted by malware.
- Mar 19th 6:00 pm
Japanese Company Launches New Stablecoin Pegged to the US Dollar
A Japanese company has launched a ERC-20-compliant stablecoin that is pegged to the U.S. dollar and supported by major Ethereum crypto wallets.
- Mar 19th 5:12 pm
Fortune 500 Company Avnet Works With BitBay to Add Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Payment Option
One of the global leaders of electronic components distributions is working with BitPay to facilitate a cryptocurrency payment option.
- Mar 19th 4:52 pm
QuadrigaCX Co-Founder Michael Patryn Is Actually Convicted Criminal Omar Dhanani: Report
QuadrigaCX’s co-founder Michael Patryn is allegedly formerly known as Omar Dhanani, who operated a credit card fraud scheme in 2002.
- Mar 19th 4:41 pm
Australia: Clients Take Crypto Fund Manager to Court, Cite $14.2 Million in Losses
Cryptocurrency fund manager Stefanos Papanastasiou is about to be brought to court by his clients over alleged losses.
- Mar 19th 3:44 pm
BitGo Launches Custody for Blockchain Capital’s Security Token BCAP
BitGo clients will be able to hold their BCAP assets using qualified and regulated custody service BitGo Trust Company.
- Mar 19th 2:35 pm
China: Shenzhen Issues Country’s First Subway Electronic Invoices Backed With Blockchain
Tencent and the Shenzhen Municipal Taxation Bureau have issued electronic invoices based on blockchain via a mobile payment platform.
- Mar 19th 2:17 pm
New Report Warns 87 Percent of Cryptocurrency Exchange Volume Is Potentially Suspicious
A reports from trading analytics platform The Tie shows that the majority of exchanges may be faking their exchange volume.
- Mar 19th 1:37 pm
Blockchain Startup Bison Trails Receives $5.25 Mln Investment Backed by Galaxy Digital
Following a series seed round backed by Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital, Bison Trail will soon launch its blockchain infrastructure.
- Mar 19th 1:23 pm
Blockchain and AI: Leading the Way to the Fourth Industrial Revolution Against the Odds
As the Fourth Industrial Revolution approaches, blockchain and AI are starting to be used by companies together, rather than separately.
- Mar 19th 1:06 pm
Seoul Medical Center to Launch Blockchain Tech Project With Korean Science, IT Ministry
A South Korean hospital plans to improve the accuracy of its healthcare data by using a blockchain-based platform.
- Mar 19th 11:35 am
Largest Swiss Online Retailer Digitec Galaxus Now Accepts Cryptocurrencies
Leading Swiss online retailer Digitec Galaxus has announced that it now accepts cryptocurrencies.
- Mar 19th 11:11 am
Québécois Regulator Calls for Investors in Non-Compliant Blockchain Firm to Come Forward
Québec’s financial markets regulator has asked investors in Blockchain Lab to come forward.
- Mar 19th 10:11 am
Major Crypto Exchange and Wallet Coinbase Adds Support for Stellar Lumens
Coinbase announced that support for Stellar Lumens (XLM) has been added to its services, including iOS and Android apps.
- Mar 19th 9:56 am
US SEC Solicits Feedback on Crypto Assets and Custody Rules
The US SEC is soliciting industry input as it potentially reconsiders existing custody rules for investment advisers regarding crypto.
- Mar 19th 9:27 am
MakerDAO Polls Users on Fresh Fee Increase to 7.4 Percent as Stablecoin Wobbles
The move follows several fee hikes aiming to improve the dollar peg of Maker’s Dai stablecoin.
- Mar 19th 8:38 am
Report: Major South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb to Lay Off Up to 50% of Staff
Major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb is reportedly slashing up to 50 percent of its workforce.
- Mar 19th 8:23 am
New Bitmain Z11 Antminer Comes With Pledge to Preserve Values of Zcash
The new product comes as Bitmain continues to fight a market slowdown which has resulted in cost-cutting moves.
- Mar 19th 8:18 am
Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire: Stablecoins That Use Open Standards Will Prevail
Jeremy Allaire has said that stablecoins using open standards will prevail as the sector continues to see new market entrants.
- Mar 19th 7:49 am
TNW: Craig Wright Filed 114 Blockchain-Related Patents Since 2017
Craig Wright has reportedly filed over 100 blockchain-related patents since 2017, in addition to some pertaining to smart contracts and digital assets.
- Mar 19th 2:50 am
BitGuards: Why the Crypto Elite Are Increasingly Relying on Personal Security
The crypto elite are hiring bodyguards, but that may change once the industry becomes more legitimate.
- Mar 19th 1:20 am