Three international financial institutions are looking into the benefits of using distributed ledger technology (DLT) to improve cross-border payment processes. Traditional cross-border payments can be expensive. While financial institutions may stand to benefit by charging fees and commissions, it tends to be the consumers, who are forced to pay these fees, that suffer. In some...Live Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 01:00:46
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CoinSpeakerBitGo Banks on Stablecoins in a Bid to Win Over More InstitutionsBitGo recently added the Gemini Dollar (GUSD) to its list of stablecoin offering citing huge demand from institutional players. BitGo Banks on Stablecoins in a Bid to Win Over More Institutions
11/16/2018 / 07:41:21
Shanghai-based digital asset management company is reportedly set to launch a new cryptocurrency trading fund in partnership with an unnamed licensed asset manager in Hong Kong. Cryptocurrency Trading Fund: Arbitrage Strategy Point95 Global – a digital asset management firm based in Shanghai, is reportedly planning to set up a new cryptocurrency trading fund in partnership with an unnamed licensed asset manager in Hong Kong. Purportedly, the private fund will target professional investors and will useRead MoreThe post $30M Shanghai-Based Cryptocurrency Trading Fund to Launch in Early 2019 appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
11/14/2018 / 21:00:01
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In recent regulatory news, the chairman of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission has predicted that distributed ledger technology will soon be adopted by the CFTC to monitor the financial markets, and a supervisor of the REACT Task Force has emphasized the priority placed on policing SIM swapping in Northern California. In addition, Germany’s […]Bitcoin News.
11/11/2018 / 03:45:05
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Power Ledger, whose mission is to deliver peer-to-peer electricity to people through the blockchain, has been knocking it out of the park this year in terms of global recognition. The Australia-based company has thrust the blockchain into the spotlight, scoring a recent win in Sir Richard Branson’s Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) on Necker Island. InCCN
11/10/2018 / 22:03:15
''Fully client side authenticated”, for your peace of mind. Finland-based blockchain software company Heatledger has announced the public beta test of new e-wallet service Crypto Fiat Wallet, in partnership with Malta-based financial services provider, Paytah. The service – currently in live beta testing – will be ''fully client side authenticated”, meaning users will be able […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/10/2018 / 06:25:40
Published on CoinnounceA new research paper on “What can a blockchain do and not do” has been released by China’s central bank experts. The authors have warned of a bubble in any financing and investments associated with blockchain-connected cryptocurrencies. This included activities in respect of the initial coin offering (ICO). The research paper has called for the […]Coinnounce.
11/10/2018 / 06:16:00
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Like the rest of the market, IOT/USD aggressive traders can begin loading at spot thanks to Nov 4 close above the minor resistance trend line. But, the real impetus is the effort by the IOTA Foundation to create avenues where corporations can easily integrate and make use of Tangle. Latest IOTA News That IOTA has...The post IOT/USD Price Analysis: More than 600 Corporations Interested in IOTA appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/09/2018 / 02:15:50
The chair of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has said that he wants to adopt blockchain to ''keep pace with those who attempt to defraud, distort, or manipulate” financial markets. CFTC Chairman Giancarlo Envisions Compliance Built into Business Operations Through Smart Contracts J. Christopher Giancarlo spoke about the use of blockchain and machine...NewsBTC.
11/09/2018 / 00:00:51
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On Wednesday, Nov. 7, the developers of the Badger Wallet announced the team had released Badger version 0.0.7, the first bitcoin cash wallet that supports sending and receiving both Wormhole and Simple Ledger Protocol tokens. Additionally, the wallet’s latest release includes a decentralized application programming interface (API), alongside Cash-ID authentication abilities. Also read: Huobi Opens Office […]Bitcoin News.
11/08/2018 / 18:50:02
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There has been an explosion of hardware wallets recently, with new models shipping on a weekly basis. What’s more, many of these units are more than mere Ledger or Trezor clones, offering unique form and features compared to the market leaders. This week news.Bitcoin.com took delivery of Coldcard, a BTC wallet that promises to be […]Bitcoin News.
11/08/2018 / 11:45:11
Post-trade market infrastructure giant DTCC has initiated the testing phase to re-platform its credit derivatives on distributed ledger technology (DLT) and cloud. The trial will include the participation of 15 of the world’s largest global banks, which will conduct structured user acceptance tests to validate the interaction between systems, firms and other market infrastructure providers....NewsBTC.
11/08/2018 / 00:30:07
Spain’s second largest bank, BBVA, has carried out a blockchain-based syndicated loan of $150 million with BNP Paribas and MUFG
11/07/2018 / 12:06:00
Published on CoinnounceThere Are Deep Trust Issues in Online Gambling – Does Blockchain Promise a Solution? Gambling is possibly one of the best-regulated industries out there. There should be little cause for players to worry. There have been isolated incidents, such as Absolute Poker stealing up to $1 million from its players over ten years ago, but […]The post Does Blockchain Bring More Trust in Online Gambling? appeared first on Coinnounce.
11/06/2018 / 15:57:49
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As EOS bull momentum slow down, ADA/USD and IOT/USD are trading within a bull break out pattern and it is likely that prices will race towards immediate targets at 9.5 cents and 90 cents. Should there be higher highs today in these two pairs as EOS/USD and XLM/USD consolidate then it points to an existing...The post Altcoins Price Analysis: ADA/USD and IOT/USD Bull Breakout Pattern appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/06/2018 / 02:00:12
CoinSpeakerIOTA Now Compatible with the Ledger Hardware Wallets, MIOTA Can be Stored on Nano SIOTA announced compatibility with popular hardware wallet Ledger. That means that IOTA coin holders will now be able to store their coins (MIOTA) on the ledger Nano S device.IOTA Now Compatible with the Ledger Hardware Wallets, MIOTA Can be Stored on Nano S
11/05/2018 / 15:40:15
As all cryptocurrencies are moving up in value, this week may finally become a bit more interesting compared to the rest of 2018. Bitcoin is the latest currency to effectively note some gains, which should bode well for all altcoins and tokens on the market. IOTA is forging ahead in the price department, as its […]The post IOTA Price Hits $0.5 as Ledger Confirms Hardware Wallet Support appeared first on NullTX.
11/05/2018 / 08:00:08
Cryptocurrency IOTA announced compatibility with popular hardware wallet Ledger today. IOTA coin holders will be able to store their coins (MIOTA) on the ledger Nano S device. Details According to a release on IOTA’s blog, ''[t]he Ledger hardware wallets integrate with the IOTA Trinity and Romeo Wallets and isolate user’s seeds (the key for theirCCN
11/05/2018 / 07:09:16
One of the main selling points of decentralized exchanges (DEXs) is that tokens can be traded almost instantly. There’s no lengthy sign-up process and no interminable wait for know your customer (KYC) checks to be performed. But then IDEX, the leading Ethereum DEX, announced that it would be emulating centralized exchanges by introducing KYC. Thankfully, […]Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 12:00:34
On Nov. 2, the African Digital Asset Framework (ADAF) launched with a mandate to promote cryptocurrency commerce within the continent. Co-founder Felix Macharia said ADAF is an open-source software platform to create cross-border standards for cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. It will also complement the African Union’s Single African Digital Market initiative, which leverages technology to […]Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 02:05:11
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Devere Group has announced the launch of a digital asset fund and Binance Uganda claims to have onboarded 40,000 users during its first week of operating. In other news, Grayscale’s quarterly report has estimated that 70 percent of the investments it received during Q3 came from institutions. Also Read: Regulations Roundup: Ebang IPO Challenged by Probe, […]Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 00:05:46
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Binance, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges on the planet, has announced full support of the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork scheduled for November 15. More Companies Announce Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Policies Just days after Ledger, one of the largest hardware wallet providers globally, announced their own policy on the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard...NewsBTC.
11/03/2018 / 19:00:37
Published on CoinnounceSome interesting developments are happening with IOTA Foundation, which is a non-profit organization, aligning with Parris-based security and infrastructure solutions provider for digital coins, Ledger. The two have come together to integrate IOTA’s digital coins with security firms for cryptocurrency’s hardware wallets. This is a crucial development considering that hackers have stolen more than $1 […]The post IOTA & Ledger Collaboration: What are the gains? appeared first on Coinnounce.
11/02/2018 / 15:02:18
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Paris-based crypto security giant Ledger, has announced its expansion into Asia with the establishment of a Hong Kong office and the appointment of Benjamin Soong as Head of Asia Pacific (APAC). The launch into the new terrain will see Soong overseeing the entire Ledger’s APAC operations as the company extends into fulfilling the growing demandCCN
11/02/2018 / 09:46:04
Ledger, the popular hardware wallet manufacturer based out of France, has recently revealed the company’s contingency plans for the upcoming Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hard fork scheduled for Nov. 15. On Tuesday, Oct. 30, Ledger explained to its customer base that the organization will be pausing bitcoin cash services on Nov. 15 and the company plans […]Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 20:15:06
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In today’s edition of The Daily, we look at a company that has decided to expand from the cryptocurrency space into outer space by buying a venture focused on mining asteroids. We also cover an investment platform that has secured R&D funding from a government agency, as well as a limited-edition hardware wallet. Also Read: […]Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 12:30:05
CoinSpeakerErnst & Young Unveils Its Own Product Built on Ethereum BlockchainErnst & Young introduced its unique zero-knowledge proof privacy solution that is aimed at reducing barriers to blockchain adoption.Ernst & Young Unveils Its Own Product Built on Ethereum Blockchain
11/01/2018 / 10:22:27
The Microsoft Azure blockchain will be deployed on the Nasdaq Financial Framework (NFF) to build a ledger agnostic blockchain capability that supports a multi-ledger strategy. The stock exchange will employ Microsoft’s ledger to manage the delivery, payment, and settlement of transactions. Nasdaq Financial Framework to Build Ledger Agnostic Blockchain With Microsoft Azure Nasdaq was the...NewsBTC.
11/01/2018 / 03:30:14
CoinSpeakerCrypto Wallet Producer Ledger to Support More Stablecoins , Expands Tether UsabilityLedger is expanding its global presence to the Asia Pacific region and is going to increase stablecoins usability across its products.Crypto Wallet Producer Ledger to Support More Stablecoins , Expands Tether Usability
10/31/2018 / 09:30:24
Unlike other enterprise versions of ethereum, ConsenSys' new Pantheon has a less-restrictive software license and uses Java as a programming language.
10/30/2018 / 12:59:41
The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) has announced that it will accept public feedback through Nov. 2 on draft rules it recently published to regulate blockchain projects, but the proposed legislation has already drawn a mixed response from distributed ledger technology (DLT) analysts. Also Read: Bitstamp Confirms Acquisition by South Korean Company Strict Rules for DLT Users […]
10/30/2018 / 12:15:05
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In today’s edition of The Daily, we focus on an Israeli crypto security startup that has raised $30 million in funding from a number of notable companies. We also look at how tokens are being used to clean up the environment, as well as efforts by major auditing firms to service clients in the cryptocurrency […]The post The Daily: Security Startup Raises $30M, Crypto Used to Fight Plastic Pollution appeared first on Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 10:15:26
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Household supplies multinational SC Johnson has announced a pioneering partnership with Plastic Bank, a plastic waste recycling startup, to tackle the threat of global ocean plastics by increasing the rate of recycling across less privileged areas of Indonesia. Plastic Bank, which currently has a successful proof-of-concept program running in Haiti uses a custom cryptocurrency solutionCCN
10/30/2018 / 08:30:10
The largest blockchain consortium has released its latest round of specifications – the next steps to harmonizing the way big companies use ethereum.
10/29/2018 / 21:01:00
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CoinSpeaker“Trust Machine”: Much Anticipated Documentary Had Its First Release in New YorkAfter his documentary “Panama Papers” that exposed illegal offshore activities made by global companies, director Alex Winter presented another movie masterpiece - "Trust Machine", which was first released on October 26 in New York.“Trust Machine”: Much Anticipated Documentary Had Its First Release in New York
10/29/2018 / 15:58:38
Centralized data servers might not cope with the power AI needs. At best, they can be least slow and expensive. Could blockchain-based decentralized marketplaces for computational power be the answer? Artificial intelligence (AI) — much like the internet of things (IoT) and blockchain — is set to become a foundational technology. These technologies will not only integrate but could also rely on each other to exist. According to Forbes and Gartner, by 2020, 85% of customerRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/29/2018 / 07:00:52
A new hardware wallet is incoming, and it’s going to be called Lockbox… by Manoj Sharma for CNR The cryptocurrency and distributed ledger software provider, Blockchain, has confirmed that it’s partnering with the hardware wallet manufacturer, Ledger, to develop a new hardware wallet dubbed Lockbox. The wallet will be tethered to the software wallet of Blockchain and […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/29/2018 / 06:34:34
The New York State Department of Financial Services has licensed a subsidiary of Coinbase to operate as an independent qualified custodian. The regulator has also approved Coinbase’s custody services for six major cryptocurrencies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Coinbase Custody Licensed The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) announced […]Bitcoin News.
10/24/2018 / 21:55:47
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The Euro Banking Association (EBA) believes that distributed ledger technology could streamline processes in the industry as well as assist with regulation adherence. Visiting brick-and-mortar banks or financial institutions can be soul-crushing. You need to get there early to ensure that you’re first in line when those doors open. If you’re not, you could be in...Live Bitcoin News.
10/24/2018 / 05:00:48
Visa’s distributed ledger platform, B2B Connect is integrating open-source blockchain code from the Hyperledger Fabric to provide clients with a groundbreaking payment network.CoinSpeaker.
10/23/2018 / 12:27:39
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