A former administrator from the now-defunct Silk Road marketplace is recounting his story in a tell-all book and movie deal. After being arrested in 2013, darknet moderator Curtis Green was involved in a bizarre conspiracy with corrupt Silk Road investigators and was later told to fake his own death. Also read: Tales From A Dead Man: […]Bitcoin News.
12/09/2018 / 21:50:26
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In recent regulatory news, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reportedly launched an investigation into Salt Lending’s 2017 initial coin offering. Separately, the SEC revealed that it has stopped accepting public comments on nine bitcoin exchange-traded funds that it rejected in August, and digital asset exchange Huobi has announced that it is providing […]Bitcoin News.
11/21/2018 / 12:30:38
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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
Cryptocurrency loans service Nexo has confirmed it is adding support for bitcoin cash (BCH). The Switzerland-based lending platform offers crypto-fiat loans from upwards of $1,000, with no credit checks required as collateral. BCH holders will be able to stake their cryptocurrency as collateral and obtain instant funding in more than 40 fiat currencies. Also read: Japanese […]Bitcoin News.
10/23/2018 / 18:15:39
It’s been a week for stablecoin stories in the crypto sphere, and while we’d like to have started the weekend on a different tack, Huobi’s effort was too intriguing not to share. We’ll also detail the latest cryptocurrency lending options in Saturday’s edition of The Daily and consider a topical Halloween costume for bitcoiners. Also […]Bitcoin News.
10/20/2018 / 21:05:26
Cryptocurrency investors have another way to access capital without having to liquidate their portfolios. SALT Lending, which has issued more than $50 million in blockchain-backed loans, is capitalizing on the liquidity in dogecoin and has begun offering loans in USD collateralized by longtime crypto darling DOGE. Dogecoin’s profile has been on the rise in recentCCN
10/19/2018 / 19:15:16
Salt, a cryptocurrency-backed loan service, has announced plans to launch operations in seven new jurisdictions throughout the world, while offering its services in 15 more U.S. states. It will also include litecoin (LTC) among its offerings, while providing more competitive interest rates and removing loan caps. Also read: Bitcoin Price: Wall Street Optimistic, Enthusiasts Pessimistic […]Bitcoin News.
10/08/2018 / 15:20:17
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Crypto-based lender SALT, now offers loans based on you bag of LTC, ETH or BTC. Crypto-backed lender SALT has updated its platform to offer its users loans based on their holdings of Litecoin, as well as offering up new interest rates and a removal of the cap on the maximum loan amount. The news provided […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/05/2018 / 13:46:36
The latest US state to see an influx of bitcoin automatic teller machines (or BTMs) is Utah. According to Salt Lake City media outlet, KSL, they ''are popping up all over Utah” All Over Utah As seen on this map, eleven of the twelve BTMs in Utah lie pretty close to state capital Salt Lake City. In fairness, this area is a contiguous chain of the six largest cities in the state, known as the WasatchRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/04/2018 / 11:00:30
The world can be a mean place, and never is this more evident than on Crypto Twitter (CT) and Telegram. In addition to enduring the anguish of seeing their portfolio shed 95%, investors are having their downfall shared with the rest of the cryptoverse for others’ entertainment. The practice, while occasionally cruel, does have its […]Bitcoin News.
08/20/2018 / 15:10:55
Cryptocurrency-collateralized loan provider SALT Lending has announced that it is now operational in 35 U.S. states after receiving regulatory approval to expand its network to 20 new localities. The Colorado-based firm is perhaps the best known of several companies that allow borrowers to stake their bitcoin and other cryptocurrency assets as collateral when applying forCCN
08/10/2018 / 23:40:28
SALT, one of the earliest cryptocurrency-backed lending providers in the space, announced this week it was expanding into 20 more states in the US, bringing its total market penetration to 35, including Washington DC, across America. And while that number is impressive on its own, SALT accomplished this during an extended bear market. Also read: […]Bitcoin News.
08/09/2018 / 17:25:14
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Various cryptocurrency firms have tried their hand at the lending business. Most of those firms have failed, for rather obvious reasons. It now seems SALT Lending is headed in the same direction, as the project has allegedly suffered some big setbacks over the past few days. SALT Lending Is Struggling It is evident there are […]
07/26/2018 / 22:00:11
Bitcoinist spoke with the team from P2P lending platform INLOCK on how its platform solves the spendability problem for users of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies while providing the option to remain ‘hodlers’. Wanted to ‘hodl’ when you should have ‘sodl’ or vice versa? Despite incredible potential, the nascent cryptocurrency industry is still behind in terms of financial services and tools that offer flexibility when compared to traditional finance. P2P lending platform InLock wants to change this by enabling cryptocurrencyRead MoreThe post Have Your Cake and ‘Hodl’ Too: Taking Out a Loan With Bitcoin (Interview) appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
06/22/2018 / 22:00:05
Blockchain technology represents an emerging sector and new paradigm of technology whose implications are massive. Speculation aside, it is becoming increasingly clear that blockchain is going to revolutionize a number of industries in national and global economies. Here are three such industries where blockchain-led disruption is imminent. 1. Insurance The insurance industry is a mess, […]
06/12/2018 / 22:00:47
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Over the past year, cryptocurrency-backed lending has grown very popular with organizations like Salt Lending, and Unchained Capital trying to capture a piece of this emerging industry. Projects like Salt Lending have issued millions worth of crypto-backed loans so far and the teams behind these digital currency operations believe crypto-to-cash lending is going to be […]Bitcoin News.
05/04/2018 / 19:34:13
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