Tag: hong kong

  • Cryptocurrencies
    Crypto

    Hong Kong to Propose Regulation for Cryptocurrency Trading

    Hong Kong’s financial watchdog is looking to tighten investor protection by regulating cryptocurrency trading platforms. The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), however, is limited by its legal regulatory reach of securities only, according to Carlson Tong Ka-shing, the outgoing chairman. Outgoing SFC Chairman Says Ban on Cryptocurrency Trading “Will...

    Ricardo Esteves | October 15, 2018 | 11:30 pm
  • Block.one
    Blockchain

    Block.one Claims It’s the Most Used and Highest Performing Blockchain

    After raising $4 billion through a record-breaking token sale, the Block.one team now claims that they have solved the scalability issue, leading the EOS-based platform to be the most scalable and highest performing blockchain platform in the world. The claims regarding Block.one’s ultra-high performance come just months after...

    Cole Petersen | October 2, 2018 | 10:00 pm
  • Cryptocurrency
    Industry

    Market Downtrend? These Cryptocurrency Companies Attempting IPOs Aren’t Fazed

    As cryptocurrency market sentiment sits near its year-to-date low, multiple major companies are attempting public offerings in hopes of raising billions of dollars and securing market share in the highly competitive cryptocurrency mining industry. Bitmain, Canaan, and Ebang, the three biggest players in the crypto mining industry, are...

    Cole Petersen | September 27, 2018 | 9:00 pm
  • japan banks
    Altcoins

    Chinese Investment Group to Raise Funds for Japanese Stable Coin

    Grandshores Technology Group, a Hong Kong-based public blockchain investment company, is planning to raise $12.7 million through a digital token fund in an effort to finance a yen-backed cryptocurrency project. More Stable Coins Into The Crypto Pot Grandshores Technology was initially a contracting company that pivoted to the...

    Cole Petersen | September 19, 2018 | 8:00 am
  • Crypto
    Industry

    Crypto.com to Offer Crypto-to-Fiat Visa Prepaid Cards in Singapore and Hong Kong

    Crypto.com, formerly known as Monaco, has applied to issue cryptocurrency Visa prepaid cards in Hong Kong, the blockchain startup said yesterday. Crypto.com to Ship Over 100,000 Cryptocurrency Visa Prepaid Cards to Customers Globally The Hong Kong-based firm is scheduled to ship more than 100,000 cards to customers worldwide over...

    Ricardo Esteves | September 6, 2018 | 1:00 am
  • Noah Coin
    Crypto

    Noah Coin is Attempting to Enter the Tokyo Stock Exchange

    Noah Coin (NOAH), which ranks 143 in the cryptocurrency market with a capitalization of $33 million, is seeking to enter the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) by taking control of China-linked company Beat Holdings. Having worked to distance itself from Bitcoin et al., the Japanese exchange operator feels “troubled”...

    Ricardo Esteves | August 13, 2018 | 11:00 pm
  • bitcoin mining
    Crypto

    Crypto Mining Company Responds to Android Malware Outbreaks

    A mining equipment company CEO has responded to issues raised by mining malware hacks infiltrating Amazon Fire software and Android devices saying that it is not representative of the industry. Talking to NewsBTC, he also said that more crypto mining companies are likely to get listed on the...

    tim copeland | June 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm
  • Hong Kong
    Crypto

    Hong Kong Treasury Rejects Notion of a Central Bank Digital Currency

    The Hong Kong Treasury decided against the notion of creating a central bank digital currency (CBDC) yesterday, but said that they will monitor the situation. Hong Kong is ‘Already Efficient’ Acting Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Mr Joseph Chan, said, in a press release, that Hong...

    tim copeland | May 31, 2018 | 7:00 pm

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