Tezos Foundation to Launch Grantmaking Process

By | July 13, 2018

Tezos Foundation to Launch Grantmaking Process The Tezos Foundation has announced that it will hold their first formal call for proposals through an open grantmaking process, according to an announcement published July 13. According to the announcement, Tezos’ public call for grants will be made in August of this year, and has determined three main areas as an… Read More »

Tezos investors bring down token price

By | July 9, 2018

Tezos investors bring down token price Almost a year after its ICO, the Tezos project, having suffered from inner conflict, finally released its beta version and gets its tokens listed on the first cryptocurrency exchange. The first week of trading of Tezos tokens led to their price falling more than two-folds. If a week ago XTZ traded at… Read More »

The History of Tezos: The Infamous ICO Trying to Rebound Amidst Lawsuits and Disputes

By | July 5, 2018

The History of Tezos: The Infamous ICO Trying to Rebound Amidst Lawsuits and Disputes On June 30, almost a year after the widely successful ICO — a project that raised $232 million worth of BTC and ETH back in July 2017, setting a record at the time  — which was followed by an internal dispute and several class-action… Read More »

Controversial Tezos Project Announces Launch of ‘Betanet’

By | July 1, 2018

Controversial Tezos Project Announces Launch of ‘Betanet’ The Tezos Foundation has launched its beta network, calling the move an “inflection point” for the project, according to an official statement June 30. According to Tezos’ statement, the team has proposed the genesis block of their so-called ‘betanet,’ and transactions can be processed on the network. The Tezos team also… Read More »

Tezos To Require KYC/AML Personal Identity Checks

By | June 13, 2018

Tezos To Require KYC/AML Personal Identity Checks In an effort to curtail potential money laundering, the embattled crypto project Tezos will require all investors to provide personal data to access their accounts. On Sunday, the Tezos Foundation announced it will be implementing know your customer and anti-money laundering (KYC/AML) checks on all its investors. The announcement comes almost… Read More »

State-Issued Digital Currencies: The Countries Which Adopted, Rejected or Researched the Concept

By | July 19, 2018

State-Issued Digital Currencies: The Countries Which Adopted, Rejected or Researched the Concept On July 5, Germany rejected the idea of issuing a central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC) — the Ministry of Finance deemed it would be “too risky” to implement one. The concept of CBDCs, or national digital currencies — the scenario in which the trend of digital… Read More »

Crypto Markets Take Deep Plunge, Market Cap Back to Monthly Lows

By | July 10, 2018

Crypto Markets Take Deep Plunge, Market Cap Back to Monthly Lows Tuesday, July 10: crypto markets have taken a deep plunge today, after a week of relatively stable growth. All but one of the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market cap are in the red, with total market capitalization going back to its monthly low levels. Market visualization from… Read More »

Crypto Markets Seeing Red, Total Market Cap Down Almost $15 Bln

By | July 9, 2018

Crypto Markets Seeing Red, Total Market Cap Down Almost $15 Bln Monday, July 9: crypto markets are mainly seeing red today, with total market capitalization down almost $15 billion from yesterday’s high, according to data from Coinmarketcap. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is down 1.49 percent over the 24 hour period, trading at $6,672 at press time,… Read More »

FINRA Requests That Firms Report Digital Asset Holdings

By | July 9, 2018

FINRA Requests That Firms Report Digital Asset Holdings The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has released a notice requesting that investment firms disclose their involvement in cryptocurrencies. On Friday, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) released a regulatory notice advising that all member firms are to report all cryptocurrency dealings. FINRA is a self-regulatory US organization that oversees securities… Read More »

Hodler’s Digest, July 1-8: Finland Calls Bitcoin a ‘Fallacy,’ While EU Warns Against BTC Pessimists Like Robert Shiller

By | July 8, 2018

Hodler’s Digest, July 1-8: Finland Calls Bitcoin a ‘Fallacy,’ While EU Warns Against BTC Pessimists Like Robert Shiller Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph… Read More »