With crypto exchanges being a favorite target for hackers, placing your cryptos at the safest hands should be a priority for any crypto investor. And according to a report by cyber security firm Group IB, the safest exchange is the long-serving U.S-based exchange, Kraken. The report considered a variety of factors that included the level […]NullTX.
11/08/2018 / 20:48:58
Cinnober, a fintech company founded a full decade before the bitcoin white paper came out, wants to help today's crypto trading platforms mature.
11/08/2018 / 14:00:00
The New Zealand dollar token (NZDT) is set to be re-released early next year after it was suspended by the New-Zealand based Cryptopia exchange in late 2017. Local media in New Zealand recently reported the New Zealand dollar token (NZDT) will be re-released in early 2019. The NZDT is the first virtual currency token to be tethered to the New Zealand dollar. It was originally launched in May 2017 after investors expressed a desire to haveRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/08/2018 / 13:00:57
In this edition of Exchanges Roundup, we look at a Luno executive’s belief that the South African government will introduce ''open” crypto regulations. We also focus on Bitstamp, which expects a 1250x increase in matching speed after it integrates a customized version of Cinnober’s trading engine software into its platform, as well as the motivation behind a […]Bitcoin News.
11/06/2018 / 20:00:39
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Exchanges can currently be divided into two distinct categories, centralized such as Coinbase or decentralized such as IDEX. A hybrid may be on the horizon, however, from the founder of Substratum. A Distributed and DEX Combo According to PR Newswire Substratum has announced the development of Amplify Exchange, its new-fangled combination of distributed and decentralized...NewsBTC.
11/06/2018 / 13:00:24
CoinSpeakerBitstamp Enlists a New Engine Developed by Cinnober to Become 1,250x FasterCryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp will replace its technology with Cinnober’s TRADExpress Trading System, which will make matching speed 1250x faster.Bitstamp Enlists a New Engine Developed by Cinnober to Become 1,250x Faster
11/06/2018 / 08:30:52
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Cinnober, which was acquired by Nasdaq in September, has signed on to help Luxembourg-based Bitstamp, a crypto exchange with many millions of trades and years to its record. Bitstamp’s matching system will reportedly increase 1,250x, and its overall throughput will increase by 400x, according to the exchange’s estimates. Bitstamp will be replacing its own technologyCCN
11/06/2018 / 00:55:20
On Oct. 29, a Bitcoin Cash proponent used the Cointext wallet to purchase a croissant by text message at La Maison Navarre, a bakery in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The shop uses the free Anypay point-of-sale application, which connects to the Cointext system to allow people to make purchases by SMS. Also read: Ukraine Plans to Fully […]Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 16:45:36
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Cryptocurrency robo-advisors like New Wave Capital continue to grow despite bear markets in 2018. Some think their popularity could rope in more outsiders to invest in digital currencies for the long-term. 2018 has been a rough year for crypto prices. The ripple effects have been felt across exchanges and other major institutions within the industry. However, cryptocurrency robo-advisors like New Wave Capital seem to be weathering the storm. The investment firm recently noted howRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/01/2018 / 07:00:14
New Hampshire in the U.S. is once again showing how crypto-friendly it is with the opening of a Bitcoin Embassy, making it the second in the country. Teaching the Basics of Bitcoin Located on Route 101 in Keene, New Hampshire, is the Bitcoin Embassy. The aim of it is to provide a place where people...Live Bitcoin News.
10/31/2018 / 23:30:23
A Clovr survey of 1,023 registered voters in the United States found that 60% of respondents thought it should be legal to donate crypto in federal elections. Clovr, a ''company focused on promoting the mainstream adoption of blockchain technology,” has carried out a few surveys to gauge people’s attitudes about cryptocurrency. In early October, the company found that 75% of respondents surveyed via Amazon’s Mechanical Turk platform had an understanding of what cryptocurrency is. 60%Read MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/31/2018 / 07:00:24
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A poll conducted by IT firm Clovr has found that 60 percent of participants who are eligible voters are in favor of legalizing cryptocurrency donations in federal elections in the U.S. A number of states have already restricted or ruled against such donations and the Federal Elections Commission (FEC) accepts cryptocurrency as in-kind contributions limited...NewsBTC.
10/30/2018 / 22:00:25
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CoinSpeakerBitstamp Acquired by South Korean NXC, BTC Exchange Will Continue to Operate IndependentlyThe cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp has been aquired by Belgium-based investment firm NXMH. The deal will help both the companies "bridge the gap between traditional finance and crypto." Bitstamp Acquired by South Korean NXC, BTC Exchange Will Continue to Operate Independently
10/30/2018 / 07:45:03
Monday morning, popular cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp announced that it had been bought by NXMH Holdings, the European subsidiary of South Korea’s NXC – the parent company of Korbit exchange. Bitstamp Changes Hands Luxembourg-based Bitstamp, one of the oldest Bitcoin exchanges in the world, has been acquired by NXMH Holdings, a Belgium-based investment firm and subsidiary of South...Live Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 07:30:46
Bitstamp has confirmed that it has been acquired by a European subsidiary of a South Korean corporation. Nejc Kodrič will remain the CEO of the exchange. The Korean group also owns gaming giant Nexon and Korbit, the country’s fourth largest crypto exchange. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Bitstamp Acquired The oldest […]Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 02:55:38
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Bitcoin finally shows some movement, at a current Blockmodo real-time price of about $6,270 (at the time of writing). Today also saw a talk of institutional crypto interest, stablecoin talk, and the sale of the Bitstamp exchange. Let's take a further look!Crypto Insider.
10/29/2018 / 20:51:36
Popular cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp has been acquired by South Korean NXC Corporation for an undisclosed sum in what the company is calling a ''strategic, long-term investment” into the cryptocurrency space. Bitstamp Acquired by Nexon Parent Company Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp confirmed today that it has been acquired by Belgium-based investment firm NXMH in a deal...NewsBTC.
10/29/2018 / 18:00:11
Bitstamp, one of the oldest and largest bitcoin exchanges, has been acquired by Belgian investment firm NXMH. Fortune reports that the Brussels-based NXMH purchased an 80 percent ownership stake in the Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange, which launched in 2011, shortly after the first “bitcoin bubble” drove the bitcoin price up as high as $31 and thenCCN
10/29/2018 / 12:11:46
In recent regulatory news, a report by the Center for Public Integrity has explored the potential for cryptocurrency donations to obfuscate politicians’ sources of funding, a U.S. judge has urged the Malaysian public to exercise due diligence when considering seeking exposure to cryptocurrencies, and a report conducted by IBM Blockchain and the Official Monetary and […]Bitcoin News.
10/28/2018 / 19:00:59
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The Champion Coin is coming, from a company backed by Usain Bolt, Ronaldinho Gaucho and Dominique Wilkins… Back in 2016, a trio of sports stars – Usain Bolt, Ronaldinho Gaucho (better known simply as Ronaldinho) and Dominique Wilkins – joined forces to launch a company called Champion Shave. The company consequently claims to have sold around […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/22/2018 / 04:44:53
Emma, a London-based startup firm specializing in money management services, has launched cryptocurrency exchange integration for its new app. The platform, which the company describes as a kind of ''financial advocate” service, is designed to help millennials gain a better understanding of their finances. Also Read: Security Giant G4S Offers Protected Offline Cryptocurrency Storage New […]Bitcoin News.
10/18/2018 / 18:30:52
Altcoins bulls are back and as Stellar Lumens—up 7.5 percent and IOTA—up three percent in the last day lead the rest of the market, it’s likely that our bull traders will go live today. As such, we recommend traders to search for under-valuations in lower time frames. Let’s have a look at these charts: EOS...The post Altcoins Price Analysis: Bulls are back as Stellar Lumens add $300 million appeared first on NewsBTC.
10/18/2018 / 02:00:44
The Bank of Zambia has started to clamp down on cryptocurrency-related businesses, mere days after declaring that it does not view digital coins such as BTC as legal tender. The crackdown began on Oct. 14, when the central bank announced an investigation into Heritagecoin Resources Ltd. for allegedly laundering money, according to local media reports. […]Bitcoin News.
10/15/2018 / 20:30:22
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Published on CoinnounceCryptocurrencies are the rave of the moment, and you need to know how to beat hackers on the prowl. Over the last year, cryptocurrencies have taken the front when it comes to talking about the future of the economy. These currencies have grown into the mainstream, led partly by reports about them being the safest […]The post Cryptocurrency Thieves: How Do They Act, and How Can I Protect Myself? appeared first on Coinnounce.
10/09/2018 / 12:25:28
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A bot on cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp created panic, leading to trading being halted temporarily. Bot Goes Wild It is well known that cryptocurrency charts show some abnormal patterns during weekends. Technical analysts attribute these outliers to the trading activity being performed by bots. In one such incident earlier on Sunday, a bot is reported to...The post Bitstamp: Bot Goes Wild, Sends Bitcoin to Nearly $8,000, ETH to $300, LTC Down to $1 appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
10/08/2018 / 18:00:26
Published on CoinnounceCryptokitties: Each kitty is unique or non-fungible Non-fungible tokens are different from fungible tokens or coins such as Bitcoin, Ethereum or other cryptocurrencies. To understand this in a better way, each Bitcoin is created equal and each non-fungible token is not created equal. Fungible tokens have a characteristic of having similar qualities, for example, an […]Coinnounce.
10/08/2018 / 11:08:49
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Candidates for the 2020 presidential election may be able to accept cryptocurrency mining profits as campaign donations. Could Mining Reform Political Campaigning? Osia Network, LLC, recently made a request to embed cryptocurrency mining tools on the FEC website and the U.S Federal Election Committee (FEC) is considering whether or not mining profits could be used to support political campaigns. The rather obscure company is offering its service to volunteers willing to allocate a portion ofRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/04/2018 / 19:00:32
Cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex has announced the delisting of several assets and removal of their margin and lending products for US-based customers. Changes to Services Announced Poloniex, the Delaware-based cryptocurrency exchange, announced earlier on Wednesday its intention to delist several assets from their platform. The firm also plans to discontinue the margin and lending products for customers...Live Bitcoin News.
10/04/2018 / 15:30:31
A number of humanitarian groups and affiliated NGOs are beginning to rely on blockchain to help empower and aid refugees. Summer estimates from the United Nations put the number of displaced persons across the world at more than 68 million. More than 25 million in this figure are classified as refugees. A number of international bodies and humanitarian groups have long made it a priority to render aid to those fleeing violence, war, or otherRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/26/2018 / 20:00:15
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On September 24th, Lamassu announced the introduction of their new line of cryptocurrency ATMs to the public. Lamassu calls its new line of ATMs, “Sintra.” The ATMs herald a new line of ATMs as another crucial step in crypto’s march towards widespread consumer use and accessibility. Growing Industry According to CoinATMrader.com, there are currently roughly 3,750 crypto ATMs installed worldwide. Lamassu has been producing cryptocurrency ATMs since 2013 when they produced their first, which was calledRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/26/2018 / 12:00:24
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California’s political campaign monitoring agency has outlawed the use of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies for political donations. This move comes after a report submitted to the body highlighting the legality of cryptocurrency donations in several states across the U.S. No Bitcoin Donations for Political Campaigns According to AP, the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC), California’s...Live Bitcoin News.
09/21/2018 / 15:30:53
In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Australia’s financial regulators have expressed skepticism regarding Coinjar’s purported trade volume, Paysend has partnered with Bitstamp to facilitate cryptocurrency purchases through its Global Account, and Seed Cx has announced a $15 million USD Series B funding round. Also Read: A Decade After Lehman Brothers Died: Mises, Satoshi, Bitcoin, and […]Bitcoin News.
09/16/2018 / 09:25:15
Cryptocurrency prices are back on the mend after a great majority of digital assets plunged last week losing 10-20 percent or more in value. Since then, the digital currency economy has regained some strength bouncing back from a low of US$186 billion to $205 billion on Saturday, September 15. Also read: Test Driving the Money Button […]The post Markets Update: Short Term Recovery – Is a Bullish Reversal in Sight? appeared first on Bitcoin News.
09/15/2018 / 16:30:22
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Newsblocks is trying to end the ''fake news” plague and use blockchain technology in a meaningful manner. Whether the project will succeed, is a different matter altogether. Building a decentralized platform for trusted news applications will be quite challenging. The NewsBlocks Concept It has become apparent accessing reliable andaccurate news is a lot more as […]The post What is NewsBlocks? appeared first on NullTX.
09/14/2018 / 22:46:49
A Tokyo Stock Exchange-listed company has built a cryptocurrency settlement platform for real estate transactions. The firm has tested the platform using BTC and smart contracts for property sales and has released its findings; many benefits were observed over the traditional method. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals BTC and […]Bitcoin News.
09/04/2018 / 04:10:48
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Only since the beginning of the year, over $742,68 million have been stolen from crypto exchanges, and a series of attacks goes on. Why does this happen and how can exchanges defend themselves?
08/31/2018 / 14:50:00
New Hampshire is well known for its large amounts of libertarian residents and many people consider it the ‘free state’ among all the other states in the US due to its freedom promoting activism. Moreover, cryptocurrencies are extremely popular in the area as there are many digital-currency-accepting establishments and BTMs in the region. This week the […]Bitcoin News.
08/29/2018 / 19:55:58
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Four of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges have joined forces to become a self-regulatory organization that aims to stamp out the bad guys in the space. The Virtual Commodity Association Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, co-founders of the Gemini exchange, created the Virtual Commodity Association (VCA). The aim of the VCA is to develop industry standards and...Live Bitcoin News.
08/21/2018 / 20:00:55
In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover a couple of stories that show how the cryptocurrency industry is trying to police itself. One group of companies has begun working on the formation of a self-regulatory organization and another has created a 100 BTC whistleblower reward pool. Also Read: 44% of American Executives Think […]Bitcoin News.
08/21/2018 / 13:05:13
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Bitstamp, bitFlyer, Bittrex and Gemini launched a self-regulatory organization (SRO) for crypto exchanges on Monday.
08/20/2018 / 20:30:32
Crypto exchanges Gemini, Bitstamp, Bittrex, and bitFlyer establish a self-regulatory association for the industry of digital commodities, such as Bitcoin and Ethereum
08/20/2018 / 19:40:00
Four cryptocurrency exchanges, including Gemini – the one founded by the Winklevoss brothers, is purportedly setting up a working group to bring new industry standards. Virtual Commodity Association Working Group (VCAWG) The Winklevoss twins’ cryptocurrency exchange Gemini is teaming up with three other exchanges to form a new self-regulatory organization (SRO) dubbed the Virtual Commodity Association Working Group. The exchanges in the newly formed organization, besides Gemini, are Bittrex, bitFlyer USA, and Bitstamp. Bittrex isRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
08/20/2018 / 16:00:01
A Mexico-based “prolific bitcoin dealer” has been indicted and held without bond in the US on a number of international money laundering charges. He used Bitfinex for his exchange needs after Coinbase closed his account. His “activities ‘blew a giant hole’ through the legal framework of U.S. anti-money laundering laws,” the Department of Justice wrote. […]Bitcoin News.
08/19/2018 / 12:40:46
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Cryptocurrency prices have seen some recovery after our last markets update four days ago when a large majority of digital assets lost quite a bit of value. Since then, and more so over the last 48 hours, the entire crypto-economy capitalization ($216B) has gained roughly $20B. The action yesterday was more bullish as most of […]Bitcoin News.
08/19/2018 / 00:25:24
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In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency mining, Nvidia has witnessed a drop in its share price after announcing an unexpectedly modest earnings outlook – partly driven by reduced demand for mining hardware. Also, the World Digital Mining Summit has been scheduled for late September in Tbilisi, Georgia, and reports continue to surface detailing opportunistic students […]Bitcoin News.
08/17/2018 / 17:30:02
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