What to Make of ‘Leaked’ Telegram ICO White Paper

By | January 17, 2018

What to Make of ‘Leaked’ Telegram ICO White Paper The global cryptocurrency community has been abuzz with speculation in the wake of a leaked white paper linked to the popular, encryption-based messaging app Telegram. News of Telegram’s plans to launch a Blockchain platform originally broke in December, although it still remains unclear if the project legitimately exists.   Cointelegraph… Read More »

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Japan’s Largest Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange

By | January 17, 2018

Japan’s Largest Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange As bitcoin trading becomes the new mainstream in Japan, leading financial firms are stepping in to offer services to preserve their market share. MUFG, the largest bank in the country, is now planning to launch its own exchange, a pegged cryptocurrency and bitcoin segregated accounts for clients of other exchanges. MUFG… Read More »

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Japan’s Largest Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange

By | January 17, 2018

Japan’s Largest Bank to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange As bitcoin trading becomes the new mainstream in Japan, leading financial firms are stepping in to offer services to preserve their market share. MUFG, the largest bank in the country, is now planning to launch its own exchange, a pegged cryptocurrency and bitcoin segregated accounts for clients of other exchanges. MUFG… Read More »

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Get ‘Em While They’re Cheap? Two-Day Crypto Market Slump Offers Steep ‘Discounts’

By | January 17, 2018

Get ‘Em While They’re Cheap? Two-Day Crypto Market Slump Offers Steep ‘Discounts’ A second day of losses throughout cryptocurrency markets is giving would-be traders a chance to buy that may not be repeated. Bitcoin dropped below $10,000 on Cointelegraph’s price index Wednesday, Jan. 17. On the same day, Ethereum (ETH) went below $900, marking a price slide of… Read More »

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Bitcoin falls to $10,000 as total cryptocurrency capitalization loses over $80 billion

By | January 17, 2018

Bitcoin falls to $10,000 as total cryptocurrency capitalization loses over $80 billion The cryptocurrency market continued its decline. Bitcoin collapsed to $10,000, while the total market capitalization fell to $450 billion. The spectacular sell-off on the cryptocurrency market continues in full steam. On Wednesday, the average bitcoin rate fell to $10124, Ethereum price dropped to $904, while Ripple… Read More »

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BitConnect closes its lending and exchange platforms on regulators' cease-and-desist

By | January 17, 2018

BitConnect closes its lending and exchange platforms on regulators' cease-and-desist [unable to retrieve full-text content] BitConnect, which was repeatedly criticized by the crypto community for being a Ponzi scheme, announced the closure of its lending programme and exchange platform. Published at Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:47:36 +0000

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Community laughing out loudly: Visa looks for a blockchain specialist in Ethereum with eight years of experience

By | January 17, 2018

Community laughing out loudly: Visa looks for a blockchain specialist in Ethereum with eight years of experience The California office of Visa is searching for a blockchain specialist with eight years of experience in working with distributed applications based on Ethereum. Crypto-community calls attention to the fact that the ecosystem exists only two and a half years. The… Read More »

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BitConnect Exchange Shutters Operations

By | January 17, 2018

BitConnect Exchange Shutters Operations Following DDoS attacks and cease-and-desist orders, BitConnect announced a closure of its lending and exchange platform. Today, January 16, 2018, it has been reported that the cryptocurrency exchange BitConnect announced that it cease operations of its lending and exchange site. The announcement briefly appeared on the official BitConnect site, but has been intermittently unavailable… Read More »

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Twitter Reacts to 'Black Tuesday'

By | January 17, 2018

Twitter Reacts to 'Black Tuesday' The cryptocurrency market took an absolute hammering on Tuesday, Jan. 17 in what is being described as ‘Black Tuesday.’ Bitcoin and various altcoins suffered over 40 percent losses in market capitalization on Tuesday amid regulatory uncertainty in South Korea and China. The FUD led to a black day for cryptocurrency markets – arguably… Read More »

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World’s Fourth Largest Bank MUFG To Launch Own Cryptocurrency In 2018

By | January 17, 2018

World’s Fourth Largest Bank MUFG To Launch Own Cryptocurrency In 2018 Japan’s Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the fourth largest bank in the world, will launch its own digital currency MUFG coin, local news publication Mainichi.jp reported Sunday, Jan. 14. MUFG is the largest financial company in Japan and is set to become the first Japanese bank to… Read More »

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