ShapeShift announces that it’s laying off a third of its staff, as the crypto bear market continues to bite. The ramifications of a difficult end to the year continue to be felt by the cryptocurrency industry. And in the case of cryptocurrency exchange Shapeshift, it wasn’t particularly a year to remember anyway. ShapeShift originally launched […]CryptoNewsReview.
01/09/2019 / 05:25:45
The ongoing cryptocurrency bear market appears to have claimed yet another victim. The latest digital currency-related firm to announce a restructure is exchange platform Shapeshift. According to a Medium post by the company’s CEO, 37 of Shapeshift’s employees have been laid off. This represents around one third of the staff at the cryptocurrency startup. More...NewsBTC.
01/09/2019 / 00:00:45
ShapeShift exchange has become the latest in a string of cryptocurrency and blockchain companies to announce major layoffs due to the ongoing cryptocurrency bear market. In a Medium post entitled ''Overcoming ShapeShift’s Crypto Winter and the Path Ahead,” Erik Voorhees detailed several different factors behind the change of course and stated that one-third of theCCN
01/08/2019 / 23:24:58
Leading Bitcoin Startup Cuts 37 Staffers Weeks ago, Dovey Wan, a partner at Primitive Capital, leading crypto industry insider, and whistleblower (of sorts), took to her well-followed Twitter soapbox to remark that she expects more layoffs heading into 2019. Referencing the fact that purging staff in the holiday season is taboo, and shouldn’t be done […]The post Bitcoin Exchange ShapeShift Cuts Third Of Staff In Extended ''Crypto Winter” appeared first on Ethereum World News.
01/08/2019 / 23:00:26
Swift and Ripple will be continuing to go head to head this year, as rumours of a partnership come to nothing… by Manoj Sharma for CNR Over the last couple of years, many cryptocurrency proponents, especially those who side with XRP, have debated about a possible partnership between SWIFT and Ripple. Since Ripple has continuously […]CryptoNewsReview.
01/07/2019 / 06:29:33
CoinSpeakerPwC: 2018 ''Cleared the Noise”, 2019 Will Be the Time for the Big Players in Crypto WorldIt is Christmas already and the 2018 is coming to an end. Some investor in the crypto world would add – finally. This is the time of the year that traders take inventory of their investments so as to prepare for the future. PwC: 2018 ''Cleared the Noise”, 2019 Will Be the Time for the Big Players in Crypto World
12/26/2018 / 08:17:41
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Republicans in Congress are working on a new bill that will introduce new sanctions against the nation of Iran. The bill is designed to put “maximum financial pressure” on Iran and put an end to its plans for a national crypto asset. Known as the “Blocking Iranian Illicit Finance Act,” the document was introduced by...Live Bitcoin News.
12/23/2018 / 05:22:24
Unless you’re Spencer Bogart, most people would agree that 2018 has been a dismal year for crypto–even if they don’t say it on their Twitter feeds. If you want to sum up the year in four words, you could try using these: ICOs and Ethereum are dead. Forums, Telegram groups, Slack chats, there’s no shortage ofCCN
12/19/2018 / 23:21:14
CoinSpeakerOn the 6th Day of Christmas Coinbase Gave Bitcoin to Syrian RefugeesCoinbase decided to use 12 Days of Christmas promotion as their opportunity to help those in need and support GiveCrypto.org’s pioneering work. The exchange launched its new 12 Days of Coinbase initiative and is publishing new features and services every day.On the 6th Day of Christmas Coinbase Gave Bitcoin to Syrian Refugees
12/16/2018 / 11:07:56
According to Barry Silbert, the founder and CEO of Digital Currency Group (DCG), many venture capital funding deals in the crypto sector have fallen apart in the past few months as a result of the 12-month bear market. Silbert, who oversees the operations of one of the largest venture capital firms in crypto with investmentsCCN
12/15/2018 / 02:23:38
Swift it facing fresh challenges from the likes of Ripple – but its boss won’t be there to face them… The international payments network Swift, that facilitates cross border fiat transactions, has found itself in the crosshairs of the likes of Ripple, amongst others. Swift has enjoyed a dominant position for many years, but competition […]CryptoNewsReview.
12/13/2018 / 06:11:10
There has been no shortage of timeline speculation regarding the current cryptocurrency bear market. VC Albert Wegner wrote interesting thoughts on the situation.The post When will the crypto bear market end? appeared first on Crypto Insider.
12/11/2018 / 14:50:14
In Tuesday’s edition of The Daily we cover stories about an electronic gift card program that Coinbase is extending to the U.S. market, new job offerings from Facebook that hint at the company’s blockchain plans, and an investment in the field from Unicef. Also Read: US Law Professor: Confusing Cryptocurrency Regulations Will Hamper Innovation Coinbase […]Bitcoin News.
12/11/2018 / 12:55:54
CoinSpeakerCoinSwitch: Best Market Rates in a Single PlaceWith a view to make the crypto space more user-friendly, CoinSwitch helps to convert 400+ currencies across 45,000 pairings within one service.CoinSwitch: Best Market Rates in a Single Place
12/11/2018 / 08:06:05
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CoinSpeakerSWIFT Pilots New Payment System to Beat Back Competing Blockchain and FinTech SolutionsThe service is expected to enable speedy and seamless transactions, reduce delays and costs, and increase efficiencies in the payments process.SWIFT Pilots New Payment System to Beat Back Competing Blockchain and FinTech Solutions
12/10/2018 / 08:59:28
The cross-border payments incumbent is piloting a new system to fight off those that seek to take the crown. In an attempt to stave of challenges from blockchain-based enterprises such as the Ripplenet system and JP Morgan’s Interbank Information Network, as well as a host of other fintech newcomers looking to steal its customers, the […]CryptoNewsReview.
12/05/2018 / 12:05:23
CoinSpeakerExploring the New Way of Disrupting the World of Blockchain at Shift MoneyShift Money, a conference floor jampacked with content and amazing after-parties, has become famous for its atmosphere. Holding purpose to explore new ways to disrupt the world of Payments, Insurance, Lending, and Blockchain, it gathers industry's representatives to find new partners and new opportunities.Exploring the New Way of Disrupting the World of Blockchain at Shift Money
11/28/2018 / 07:52:51
CoinSpeakerSWIFT India Shakes Hands with FinTech Provider MonetaGo for a Blockchain Banking SolutionThe partnership is aimed at developing a pilot program that will benefit all Indian banks, allowing them to improve the efficiency and security of their products and procedures.SWIFT India Shakes Hands with FinTech Provider MonetaGo for a Blockchain Banking Solution
11/23/2018 / 08:52:20
Both the firms will work together to pilot a program that is intended to prevent fraud and help Indian banks. DLT-based Solution SWIFT India, a firm that provides secure & standard messaging system for financial companies in India and MonetaGo, a fintech firm, have announced a partnership and pilot program that aims to benefit all...Live Bitcoin News.
11/22/2018 / 20:00:05
SWIFT India has announced a collaboration with financial technology provider MonetaGo to launch a distributed ledger pilot program that will aid the operation of Indian banks. Using infrastructure provided by MonetaGo and SWIFT’s standardised financial messages, the proposed blockchain platform will enable banks in the country to improve the security and efficiency of their financial productsCCN
11/22/2018 / 12:45:10
Published on CoinnounceSWIFT announced its collaboration with MoneraGo for bringing blockchain technology to the financial sector. SWIFT India will implement blockchain technology with local banks in the country to improve the security and efficiency of their products to meet the data privacy requirements. India Adopting Blockchain despite Cryptocurrency Ban The Indian Financial System seems to be […]Coinnounce.
11/22/2018 / 09:24:11
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SWIFT has announced a pilot program in partnership with MonetaGo to explore distributed ledger technology in its financial messaging service. The company’s Indian subsidiary will experiment the technology with local customers banks which will use a shared distributed ledger network designed to improve the efficiency and security of their products and procedures as well as to meet...NewsBTC.
11/22/2018 / 09:00:42
Major money transfer service TransferWise has indicated that in spite of excitement over the growth of Ripple’s global payment solution, it has not seen a compelling case for using blockchain technology to carry out its business — yet. Speaking to Fortune recently, TransferWise chairman and co-founder Taavet Hinrikus stated that while there exists a lot of excitement overCCN
11/21/2018 / 17:59:10
CoinSpeakerTransferWise Undermines the Potential Advantage of Blockchain TechnologyHere's a look into the myth of TransferWise regarding blockchain and why it is wrong into its belief. TransferWise Undermines the Potential Advantage of Blockchain Technology
11/20/2018 / 19:10:23
CoinSpeakerRipple Allegedly Negotiating with Bank of America over Possible CollaborationWhile the entire crypto market is in a downturn following the hard fork, Ripple and their XRP are faring the best, pulling ahead of ETH by market cap, becoming the number two cryptocurrency. Ripple Allegedly Negotiating with Bank of America over Possible Collaboration
11/20/2018 / 12:25:32
SALT Lending, a cryptocurrency loan provider who raised tens of millions of dollars during through an initial coin offering (ICO) with support from crypto pioneer Erik Voorhees, has become the latest blockchain firm to attract the attention of US securities regulators. Crypto Loan Provider SALT under SEC Investigation The Wall Street Journal reports that theThe post $50 Million ICO Lands Crypto Lender SALT in Hot Water with SEC: WSJ appeared first on CCN
11/17/2018 / 19:35:25
It’s been a crazy week in cryptocurrency land as a large portion of the community watched the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network split into two chains on Nov. 15. Following the 24 hours of the BCH hash war, an interesting message was found stemming from block height 9 that claims there is an “issue with Segwit.” […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 17:20:25
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Today was an eventful day in crypto. Bitcoin Cash hard forked, Dogecoin sees more transactions than BCH, Iranian crypto interest, and further scam reports. All while Bitcoin seems to have found a bit of price support.Crypto Insider.
11/15/2018 / 21:22:49
On November 5th, the United States put into effect the harshest round of sanctions on Iran to date, scaling back Tehran’s ability to do business with foreign entities significantly. As a result of these sanctions, and mounting pressure from the U.S., Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT), the international payments facilitator, has cut off […]Crypto Insider.
11/15/2018 / 16:50:23
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has warned taxpayers to be “on high alert” for phone scammers demanding payment through bitcoin ATMs. It said payments via BTC cash machines have now overtaken iTunes vouchers as the most common method of scam payment reported to the tax authority. Also Read: IMF: Central Banks Could Issue Digital Currency Tax […]Bitcoin News.
11/15/2018 / 04:35:00
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Experts from Russia will provide support for the development of Iran’s crypto-economy. The cooperation is part of an agreement reached by representatives of leading industry organizations from the two countries, both subjected to western sanctions. Also read: Vietnam at Crossroads on Cryptocurrency Regulations Crypto Associations Sign Cooperation Agreement The document has been signed by […]Bitcoin News.
11/15/2018 / 00:55:42
Crypto money is where the world will be headed longer term, argues ShapeShift’s boss… The boss of cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift looks like he’s coming through what’s been a tricky time for his company. The exchange launched off the back of promises of no registration for users, but at the start of September, it had to […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/12/2018 / 05:55:14
Published on CoinnounceErik Voorhees, The Chief Executive Office of Shapeshift Wallet and Exchange says that the increasing debt of the US Government which is currently around $21.7 Trillion will certainly cause cryptocurrency to rise sharply. Erik said: “When the next global financial crisis occurs, and the world realizes organizations with $20 trillion in debt can’t possibly ever […]Coinnounce.
11/11/2018 / 10:46:21
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At press time, Ether is trading at a stable price point of $214.06, thereby showcasing a minor value gain of around 1.45% since yesterday afternoon. As is clear from the chart below, ETH has finally found some stability after having dipped below the $200 threshold around a week back. However, as an overall bearish sentiment […]The post Ethereum Price Watch: Currency Stays Put Near $215 Region in Wake of Fresh New Exit Scam appeared first on NullTX.
11/10/2018 / 14:05:04
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The Central Bank of Iran has been cut off from the global monetary system, after the Swift banking network bowed to U.S. pressure. The move leaves Iran’s 81 million citizens financially excluded and facing serious economic consequences, amidst renewed U.S. sanctions. America’s coercion of Swift attests to the stranglehold the nation exerts on the world […]Bitcoin News.
11/09/2018 / 16:10:58
In this edition of The Daily, we cover the launch of Binance Research, a new analysis division that will produce in-depth reports for customers of the leading cryptocurrency trading platform. We also look at Cobinhood’s decision to add several stablecoins to its platform and the reasoning behind the move. In addition, we focus on SWIFT’s […]Bitcoin News.
11/09/2018 / 12:10:24
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CoinSpeakerFake News: SWIFT Is Not Joining RippleNetPotential integration between SWIFT and Ripple, which would make Ripple’s products available to 4,000 new banks, is a faked rumour. Fake News: SWIFT Is Not Joining RippleNet
11/09/2018 / 08:22:12
Published on CoinnounceThe Speculation that went through in the previous days that RippleNet and SWIFT were joining hands to integrate Ripple’s products such as XRapid which was the prime reason for Ripple XRP to cross Ethereum in terms of market capitalization was actually fake news and just rumors. SWIFT denies its partnership with RippleNet According to […]Coinnounce.
11/09/2018 / 04:35:25
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Speculation that RippleNet and the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) were planning to integrate may have caused the market cap of ripple (XRP) to briefly overtake that of ethereum to take the second position in the overall crypto market. SWIFT Says it isn’t Joining RippleNet This was based on the belief that withCCN
11/08/2018 / 22:09:52
SWIFT, the interbank financial messaging system, quashed the rumors of its integrating with Ripple. Speculation Led to XRP Price Jump The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) network has distanced itself from rumors of it helping Ripple’s price to surge. Recently, reports were circulating on the internet that SWIFT, in its upcoming upgrade, would...Live Bitcoin News.
11/08/2018 / 19:00:15
On Nov. 5, the software developer Brenton Gunning announced to the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community that he’d developed a BCH library written in the programming language Rust. The new library allows developers the ability to work on BCH applications and platforms written in the Rust coding environment. Also read: Discussions Intensify as BCH Fork Approaches Rust-BCH […]Bitcoin News.
11/07/2018 / 19:10:45
With shifting sentiment and new-found bull momentum, XRP/USD is rising. It’s up 20 percent in the last week and trading above 55 cents meaning following yesterday’s spike in market participation. Because our trade conditions are now live, we suggest traders to buy at spot in line with week ending Sep 23 bull trend. Latest Ripple...The post Ripple Price Analysis: After 55 cents, XRP/USD Bulls Now Aim $1.65 appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/07/2018 / 08:07:44
USD Coin has been in the spotlight of late and the reasons should not be far-fetched for anyone who has been following proceedings in the crypto ecosystem of late. In less than a month, the company rose in value and notched the 58th position of top cryptocurrencies, according to data on CoinMarketCap. More overwhelming isCCN
11/05/2018 / 10:25:38
Since our last markets update five days ago, cryptocurrency traders saw a lower range of volumes after cryptocurrency prices dropped in value. Now, this Saturday during the weekend trading sessions, most of the top digital asset prices have seen some slight gains between 1-5% over the last 24 hours. But one digital currency, bitcoin cash, […]Bitcoin News.
11/03/2018 / 17:00:55
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