New Self-Regulatory Rules for Crypto Exchanges in South Korea Clarified

By | April 25, 2018

New Self-Regulatory Rules for Crypto Exchanges in South Korea Clarified The majority of South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges are implementing new self-regulatory rules and performing self-inspection. The industry group in charge of leading the efforts has clarified the differences between the new and old self-regulatory rules for its 23 exchange members. Promoting Safe Crypto Trading Jeon Ha-jin’s interview. The… Read More »

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Philippine Gov’t To Allow Country’s First Crypto Businesses In Special Economic Zone

By | April 25, 2018

Philippine Gov’t To Allow Country’s First Crypto Businesses In Special Economic Zone The Philippine government will allow 10 Blockchain and cryptocurrency companies to operate in the Cagayan Economic Zone, Reuters reports April 25. The companies will reportedly be the first Blockchain and crypto-related firms to legally operate in the Philippines after the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) established… Read More »

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Winklevoss Crypto Exchange Partners With NASDAQ In Industry First

By | April 25, 2018

Winklevoss Crypto Exchange Partners With NASDAQ In Industry First Gemini, the cryptocurrency exchange with Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss at its head, announced it had partnered with NASDAQ to monitor markets April 25. As a press release and multiple media outlets confirm, the move represents a first for exchange operator in the crypto sector, and will see Gemini use NASDAQ’s SMARTS Market Surveillance Technology. Going… Read More »

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German VPE Bank Expands Services To Cryptocurrency Trading

By | April 25, 2018

German VPE Bank Expands Services To Cryptocurrency Trading VPE WertpapierhandelsBank AG (VPE), a German securities trading bank, has partnered with Berlin-based technology company solarisBank to launch a cryptocurrency trading service for institutional investors, according to a VPE press release April 25. VPE is regulated by the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and is purportedly the first bank in… Read More »

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Salesforce Among 12 New Members to Join Blockchain Research Institute

By | April 25, 2018

Salesforce Among 12 New Members to Join Blockchain Research Institute Cloud computing company Salesforce is among 12 new members to the Blockchain Research Institute (BRI), the multi-million dollar global blockchain think tank announced on Tuesday. Devoted to the study of blockchain strategies, applications and obstacles to implementation, the Institute already boasts the membership of government entities, major tech… Read More »

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Afraid of crypto robbers? In Russia, private bodyguards are ready to accompany your bitcoin deals

By | April 25, 2018

Afraid of crypto robbers? In Russia, private bodyguards are ready to accompany your bitcoin deals Private security companies in Moscow started to offer a special service. They offer to hire a bodyguard when buying or selling cryptocurrencies. The cryptocurrency turnover has increasingly become the main focus of robbers and scammers who, under the guise of buyers or sellers,… Read More »

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Nasdaq Turns Toward Cryptocurrencies, Joins Forces With Gemini Exchange

By | April 25, 2018

Nasdaq Turns Toward Cryptocurrencies, Joins Forces With Gemini Exchange The CEO of Nasdaq Inc. states the company is open to listing cryptocurrencies and has tapped US-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini to use its SMARTS surveillance technology, which monitors real-time activity and raises alerts with operators when it discovers unusual trading patterns. The CEO of the second-largest stock exchange by… Read More »

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Sequoia Capital sues Binance for funding deal failure

By | April 25, 2018

Sequoia Capital sues Binance for funding deal failure [unable to retrieve full-text content] California-based venture capital company Sequoia Capital filed a lawsuit to the court of Hong Kong against the cryptocurrency exchange Binance and its CEO Zhao Changpeng, accusing him of disrupting the deal to buy a stake in Binance. Published at Wed, 25 Apr 2018 10:16:04 +0000

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#MeToo Movement Turns to Ethereum to Evade Censorship

By | April 25, 2018

#MeToo Movement Turns to Ethereum to Evade Censorship Inspired by the “#metoo” movement, students in China are coding messages onto the temper-proof ethereum blockchain to escape Chinese internet censorship. As Quartz reported on Tuesday, an anonymous address on the ethereum blockchain sent itself a transaction on April 23 holding code that contains the content of a censored open letter in order to… Read More »

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Cryptocurrency exchanges suspend deposits in ERC20 tokens due to new vulnerability

By | April 25, 2018

Cryptocurrency exchanges suspend deposits in ERC20 tokens due to new vulnerability [unable to retrieve full-text content] At least five cryptocurrency exchanges have suspended accepting deposits and withdrawal of the ERC-20 tokens due to the discovery of a critical vulnerability in the Ethereum smart contract. Published at Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:14:52 +0000

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