• binance

    Binance Postpones Listing of ZenCash Following Pump and Dump

    Binance, the world’s largest digital-asset exchange by traded value, has announced the listing of ZenCash (ZEN) today, only to see the currency’s network overload due to a price pump, which led the operator to postpone the listing until their blockchain is stable. ZEN is currently trading at the $40...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 23, 2018 | 8:30 am
  • Industry

    Survey: Most Cryptocurrency Traders are Young with Little Experience

    Social trading platform eToro has analyzed the profiles of its users who invested in cryptocurrencies between March 2017 and February 2018. The report reveals that Ripple (XRP) is the most traded digital currency on eToro’s marketplace. eToro Reveals Popularity of Crypto-Investment By Age, Gender, And Job Sector Global...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 23, 2018 | 4:30 am
  • Cryptocurrency Derivatives

    US Regulator Issues Guidance for Cryptocurrency Derivatives Contracts

    The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has published new guidance to exchanges and clearing houses for cryptocurrency derivatives listings. The move was long awaited by the trading industry amid concerns over the vetting process for new contracts. CFTC Publishes Rules for Cryptocurrency Derivatives Contracts The advisory from the...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm
  • Crypto

    Future of Cryptocurrency in India Uncertain, Fate to be Decided in Summer

    India, one of the largest countries in the world with a population of 1.3 billion potential future users of cryptocurrencies, remains in a legal limbo as cryptocurrency exchanges await more clarity from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the country’s supreme court. Operators have recently been barred...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 19, 2018 | 9:00 pm
  • Blockchain Welfare

    Australia is Exploring the Blockchain for Welfare Payment Distribution

    Australia’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA), which works with government agencies, users, and private sector partners to develop public services, has announced it is studying the use of blockchain for welfare payment distribution. A prototype could be in the market come mid-2019. Australia May Deliver Welfare Payments over Blockchain The...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 17, 2018 | 9:00 pm
  • snoop dogg

    Snoop Dogg Performs at Ripple’s Consensus 2018 After-party

    New York’s Blockchain Week, aka Consensus 2018, is not only serious talk among experts, entrepreneurs, and regulators. The cryptocurrency people gathering in Manhattan also want to have fun. At least, that’s what Ripple Labs thought when its representatives invited Snoop Dogg to headline their after-party at a secret location...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm
  • upbit

    Audit Results: South Korea’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange Upbit Cleared

    Upbit, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea, has conducted an internal audit amid suspicions of fraud from national authorities. The audit results allegedly disprove the claims that the exchange has falsely reported the amount of funds it holds. South Korea’s Upbit Exchange Claims Internal Audit Disproves Suspicions of...

    Ricardo Esteves | May 16, 2018 | 1:00 pm

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