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Total Ban on Crypto Exchanges Unnecessary: Hong Kong Regulator

ccn | 10-15-2018

The outgoing chairman of Hong Kong’s securities regulator has – unlike China – ruled out a total ban on domestic cryptocurrency exchanges, suggesting formal regulations instead. Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) is drawing plans in reaction to the growing appetite for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin among retail investors and traders – by regulating theThe post Total Ban on Crypto Exchanges Unnecessary: Hong Kong Regulator appeared first on CCN

Categories: Asia|BTC|Regulation|Business
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Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Announces New Reporting Tools for Users

ccn | 10-15-2018

Bitfinex has announced that launch of a new suite of reporting tools intended to help users gain greater control over their trades and give them useful insights into their activities on the platform. In a blogpost on its website, Bitfinex revealed that the tools are designed to enable users gain unlimited insights by viewing asThe post Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Announces New Reporting Tools for Users appeared first on CCN

Categories: Exchange|BTC
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Bitcoin Price Explodes to $7,500 as Tether Loses USD Peg

ccn | 10-15-2018

Bitcoin price surged 9 percent within hours as Tether started losing its grip on the USD-peg. The BTC/USD pair closed yesterday on a modest 2 percent gain in pennant formation action following the recent drop. Nevertheless, the couple started picking momentum during the early Asian trading session and jumped to as high as 7800-fiat fromThe post Bitcoin Price Explodes to $7,500 as Tether Loses USD Peg appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|USDT|Trading
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Newsflash: Bitcoin Surges to $7,500 on Bitfinex Due to Tether Implosion, Real Price $6,700

ccn | 10-15-2018

The price of Bitcoin has surged from $6,300 to $7,500 on Bitfinex, a major cryptocurrency exchange that reportedly operates Tether LLC, a firm that oversees the development of stablecoin Tether (USDT). Bitcoin is being traded with a significant premium on exchanges that have integrated USDT such as OKEx and Huobi, because traders have initiated theThe post Newsflash: Bitcoin Surges to $7,500 on Bitfinex Due to Tether Implosion, Real Price $6,700 appeared first on CCN

Categories: USDT|BTC|Exchange|Trading
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North Dakota Regulator Issues Cease and Desists Against 3 ICOs

ccn | 10-15-2018

The North Dakota Securities Department last week issued cease-and-desist orders against three companies promoting initial coin offering (ICO) in the state. Karen Tyler, the Securities Commissioner, named Crystal Token, Advertiza Holdings (Pty) Ltd., and Life Cross Coin aka LifecrosscoinGmbH, as the latest offenders involved in illegal business practices related to cryptocurrencies. Investigations found that the accusedThe post North Dakota Regulator Issues Cease and Desists Against 3 ICOs appeared first on CCN

Categories: ICO|Regulation|Business
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(MM) Billionaires Lost Over $100 Billion in Global Stock Market Decline

ccn | 10-15-2018

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Categories: Market|Business
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AARP Tells Retirees that Bitcoin is Mainly Used by ‘Bunch of Criminals’

ccn | 10-15-2018

The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) has ascribed a bizarre definition to bitcoin in a caustically worded article on its website published on Wednesday, Oct. 10. In the slideshow post titled “Improve Your Financial Literacy With This Glossary,” a heavy dose of contempt is specifically reserved for the description of bitcoin and blockchain inThe post AARP Tells Retirees that Bitcoin is Mainly Used by ‘Bunch of Criminals’ appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Blockchain
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As Petro Launch Looms, Venezuela’s Bolivar Eyes 1.4 Million Percent Inflation

ccn | 10-14-2018

Based on findings from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the annual inflation rate for Venezuela could reach as high as 1.37 million percent by the end of 2018. Inflation estimates for the country have risen several times this year as Venezuela struggles with policies and production — and prepares to launch its Petro cryptocurrency NoThe post As Petro Launch Looms, Venezuela’s Bolivar Eyes 1.4 Million Percent Inflation appeared first on CCN

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UK: Cryptocurrency Regulations May Take 2 Years for Lawmakers to Draft

ccn | 10-14-2018

Cryptocurrency regulations in the UK could take up to 24 months to be introduced according to a legal expert at a UK based law firm. James Kaufmann, Legal Director at Reynolds Porter Chamberlain (RPC) UK, while commenting on the subject in a statement published by his company, said it could take two years to introduce suchThe post UK: Cryptocurrency Regulations May Take 2 Years for Lawmakers to Draft appeared first on CCN

Categories: Regulation
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Report: Crypto Funds Make up 20% of Hedge Fund Launches in 2018

ccn | 10-14-2018

The number of cryptocurrency hedge fund launches has increased dramatically in 2018 despite a bearish market, finds a new study. According to Crypto Fund Research, crypto funds now constitute 20 percent of the total hedge fund launches in 2018. The industry witnessed 90 cryptocurrency fund launches by the end of the third quarter of thisThe post Report: Crypto Funds Make up 20% of Hedge Fund Launches in 2018 appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading
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Budding NBA Star is a Bitcoiner, Says His Shoe Brand Will Accept Crypto

ccn | 10-14-2018

Spencer Dinwiddie is not “rich” by professional athlete standards. Currently, he makes around $1 million a year before taxes from his NBA contract. The 38th overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft at the age of 21, Dinwiddie has already played on three professional teams. Currently, he plays for the Brooklyn Nets and has aThe post Budding NBA Star is a Bitcoiner, Says His Shoe Brand Will Accept Crypto appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Regulation
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IMF: Rapid Growth of Bitcoin and Crypto Will Impact Global Financial System

ccn | 10-14-2018

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has stated in a recently released report that the rapid growth of Bitcoin and crypto could impact the international finance system. The report entitled “World Economic Outlook: Challenges to Steady Growth” published by the IMF read: “Cybersecurity breaches and cyberattacks on critical financial infrastructure represent an additional source of riskThe post IMF: Rapid Growth of Bitcoin and Crypto Will Impact Global Financial System appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Regulation
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China Threatens Overseas Tax Havens, Will Investors Flock to Crypto?

ccn | 10-14-2018

Since early 2018, the government of China has tightened policies targeting millionaire investors in the country holding their wealth overseas to avoid large taxes, and it may lead local investors to alternative assets like crypto. Chinese investors rely on the Swiss offshore banking industry, Hong Kong real estate market, and foreign stock markets to hoardThe post China Threatens Overseas Tax Havens, Will Investors Flock to Crypto? appeared first on CCN

Categories: Business|Asia|Regulation|Market|BTC
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Opinion: Cryptocurrency and Wealth Redistribution

ccn | 10-14-2018

2018 has been a harsh period for cryptocurrencies prices in general. Prices, in general, have been falling from late January until now, with the usual ups and downs. Nevertheless, as prices and technology rarely come hand-to-hand, during this period we’ve seen some conceptual improvements started being implemented, such as Ethereum side-chains and plasma or Bitcoin’sThe post Opinion: Cryptocurrency and Wealth Redistribution appeared first on CCN

Categories: Market|ETH|Technology
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Bear Market Sees Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again

ccn | 10-14-2018

Earlier today, on October 14, the price of Bitcoin experienced an abrupt increase from $6,300 to $6,410 within minutes. The unexpected rise in the Bitcoin price led traders to be optimistic about the short-term trend of the crypto market, as analysts previously stated that for the dominant cryptocurrency to demonstrate signs of recovery, it willThe post Bear Market Sees Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Trading|Market
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Bitcoin is Not a Legal Tender in Zambia, Says Central Bank

ccn | 10-14-2018

Zambia’s central bank has said that cryptocurrencies like bitcoin aren’t legal tender in the country. The Bank of Zambia (BoZ), responsible for creating and implementing monetary policies for the world’s 105th largest economy, explained their stance against the use of cryptocurrencies in contrast to the growing public interests in the field. The central bank admittedThe post Bitcoin is Not a Legal Tender in Zambia, Says Central Bank appeared first on CCN

Categories: Fiat|Regulation|BTC
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Exposed: Bitcoin Scam Used New Zealand’s Prime Minister as an Endorsement

ccn | 10-14-2018

New Zealand’s Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, is the latest high-profile individual to be used in perpetuating a cryptocurrency scam. According to the Prime Minister’s office, various ads bearing her image have appeared on social media network Facebook with the intention of persuading citizens of the Asia Pacific country to invest in a cryptocurrency startup. ToThe post Exposed: Bitcoin Scam Used New Zealand’s Prime Minister as an Endorsement appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Asia
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Boxing Legend Manny Pacquiao’s Cryptocurrency Could Launch This Year

ccn | 10-14-2018

Manny Pacquiao’s long-awaited cryptocurrency could launch by the end of the year. According to a StraitsTimes report, Singapore based Global Crypto Offering Exchange (GCOX) is in charge of the launch of the Pac Tokens, the cryptocurrency that leverages on the popularity of the Philippine boxing legend. The news outlet quoted GCOX chief communications officer Evan Ngow whoThe post Boxing Legend Manny Pacquiao’s Cryptocurrency Could Launch This Year appeared first on CCN

Categories: ICO|Exchange|Asia
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What’s Causing 2% Bitcoin Premium on Bitfinex? Possibility of Arbitrage

ccn | 10-14-2018

On Bitfinex, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, Bitcoin is being traded with a 2 percent premium based on the current price of $6,285. As BitMEX Research revealed, the premium of Bitcoin on Bitfinex continued to increase throughout the past week, during a period in which Tether (USDT) started to demonstrate a decline in price. Currently, onThe post What’s Causing 2% Bitcoin Premium on Bitfinex? Possibility of Arbitrage appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Exchange|USDT|Trading
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Watch out Wall Street, Blockchain is Coming: Fmr. JPMorgan Exec. Blythe Masters

ccn | 10-14-2018

Blockchain innovator and former JPMorgan head of commodities Blythe Masters spoke at the London Metal Exchange annual dinner during the LME Week to say that blockchain is coming to commodity markets to introduce heightened confidentiality, reduce paper waste, and improve provenance and productivity. Masters — who became managing director at JPMorgan at the age of 28The post Watch out Wall Street, Blockchain is Coming: Fmr. JPMorgan Exec. Blythe Masters appeared first on CCN

Categories: Blockchain|Exchange|Market|Commodity
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Why Investors are Highly Optimistic in Acquisition of Korea’s Largest Crypto Exchange

ccn | 10-13-2018

On October 12, CCN reported that BK Global Consortium, the parent company of Singapore-based BK Medical Group, has acquired a 50 percent stake in Bithumb, South Korea’s largest crypto exchange. Kim Byung-gun, a prominent plastic surgeon and blockchain investor, finalized the deal between BK Global Consortium and Bithumb, officially acquiring the leading cryptocurrency trading platformThe post Why Investors are Highly Optimistic in Acquisition of Korea’s Largest Crypto Exchange appeared first on CCN

Categories: Exchange|Business|Blockchain|Trading
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Interview: How Blockchain Can Make Passwords a Thing of the Past

ccn | 10-13-2018

REMME CEO Alex Momot spoke with CCN recently about the project’s goal to eliminate the need for passwords and related security problems using something he calls a “digital passport” that operates on a blockchain. Blockchain Tech Can Make Passwords Obsolete Instead of the password/username architecture, each user device is issued an SSL certificate. The certificateThe post Interview: How Blockchain Can Make Passwords a Thing of the Past appeared first on CCN

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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French Grocery Chain Integrates IBM’s Food Trust Blockchain

ccn | 10-13-2018

IBM has been flirting with blockchain technology for years. The former PC manufacturer has quietly built multiple blockchain technologies while more obviously innovating in spaces like artificial intelligence with its Watson technology. One area of keen interest as to what the blockchain is capable of is product information, tracking, and so forth. More specifically, foodThe post French Grocery Chain Integrates IBM’s Food Trust Blockchain appeared first on CCN

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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Interview: Trader Says Tether Will be Replaced by New Stablecoins, Better for Crypto

ccn | 10-13-2018

On October 3, the price of Tether fell by more than 1 percent, creating a premium on crypto exchanges for traders purchasing major digital assets like Bitcoin with the stablecoin. In an exclusive interview with CCN, respected cryptocurrency trader and analyst Alex Krüger stated that Tether will likely not crash in the short-term, but the … ContinuedThe post Interview: Trader Says Tether Will be Replaced by New Stablecoins, Better for Crypto appeared first on CCN

Categories: USDT|BTC|Trading
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Korean Energy Trading Giant ‘STX Corporation’ Enters the Cryptocurrency Market with ‘Hanminer’ SHA256 Miners

ccn | 10-13-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned … ContinuedThe post Korean Energy Trading Giant ‘STX Corporation’ Enters the Cryptocurrency Market with ‘Hanminer’ SHA256 Miners appeared first on CCN

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GDPR is ‘Kryptonite’ to Google and Facebook, Brave Executive Tells EU

ccn | 10-13-2018

Brave Browser has described how a core principle of GDPR called “Purpose Limitation” can be used to prevent anti-competitive behavior by Google and Facebook. In a recent letter to the EU Anti-Trust Chief Margrethe Vestager, the company offered its submission on the topic of shaping competition policy in the era of digitization. PURPOSE LIMITATION TO … ContinuedThe post GDPR is ‘Kryptonite’ to Google and Facebook, Brave Executive Tells EU appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin Opinion: This is the Quiet Before The Storm

ccn | 10-13-2018

The air feels different during the autumn, which is around the corner here in the northern hemisphere. I must admit, I really enjoy walking down the street when it’s covered in colorful leaves. Can’t really say why, but it has always been one of those guilty pleasures of mine. Now, more than ever, due toThe post Bitcoin Opinion: This is the Quiet Before The Storm appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC
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Major Auction House Christie’s to Integrate Blockchain Technology for Art Sales

ccn | 10-13-2018

Christie’s, a leading art business based in the United States is collaborating with Artory, a highly reputed independent digital registry for the art industry, to register the sales of artworks on the blockchain, according to a press release by Christie’s on October 11, 2018. As stated in its press release, the leading art auction houseThe post Major Auction House Christie’s to Integrate Blockchain Technology for Art Sales appeared first on CCN

Categories: Blockchain|Technology|Business
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Monero Developer’s New Startup is Launching a Free Blockchain University

ccn | 10-13-2018

South African blockchain startup Tari Labs has unveiled a free online university that makes training accessible to local and international blockchain developers. Tari was developed and launched earlier this year by local blockchain expert and Monero promoter Riccardo Spagni alongside American investors, Naiveen Jain and Dan Teree. Reasoning Behind New Project Tari particularly aims to readdressThe post Monero Developer’s New Startup is Launching a Free Blockchain University appeared first on CCN

Categories: Blockchain|XMR|Business
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Tron, Augur Surge 5% Ahead of Major Upgrades, is $5,800 Imminent For Bitcoin?

ccn | 10-13-2018

While Bitcoin (BTC) remains bear biased, Tron (TRX) and Augur (REP) recorded solid 5 percent gains against both BTC and the US dollar. The volume of Bitcoin has failed to recover from the low $3 billion region, down more than 30 percent since late September. Subsequent to falling by around 4 percent from $6,600 toThe post Tron, Augur Surge 5% Ahead of Major Upgrades, is $5,800 Imminent For Bitcoin? appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|TRX|Trading|Fiat
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The New Backbone of Data

ccn | 10-13-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post The New Backbone of Data appeared first on CCN

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PSA: Hackers Are Using Fake Flash Updates to Hide Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

ccn | 10-13-2018

It has been discovered that fake Adobe Flash updates are being used to surreptitiously install cryptocurrency mining malware on computers and networks, creating severe losses in time, system performance, and power consumption for affected users. Cryptojacking Breaks New Ground While fake Flash updates that push malware have traditionally been easy to spot and avoid, aThe post PSA: Hackers Are Using Fake Flash Updates to Hide Cryptocurrency Mining Malware appeared first on CCN

Categories: Mining
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Cryptocurrency Tech Will Make Web Look like ‘Cute Experiment’: Circle CEO

ccn | 10-13-2018

Blockchain unicorn Circle has made a series of strategic moves that all have one theme: to become a dominant force in the world of cryptocurrency. The startup is backed by some of the most influential companies in the sector, and the CEO believes that tokenization is truly the future. Boston-based Circle is not interested inThe post Cryptocurrency Tech Will Make Web Look like ‘Cute Experiment’: Circle CEO appeared first on CCN

Categories: Technology|Blockchain
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Chilean Bitcoin Exchange Buda Adds Lightning Network Support

ccn | 10-12-2018

Buda, one of Chile’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, has recently introduced support for Lightning Network (LN) payments on its platform, to allow its users to experiment with the second layer scaling solution. Bitcoin Exchange Now Accepts Lightning Network Payments According to a recently published blog post, users will be able to pay viaThe post Chilean Bitcoin Exchange Buda Adds Lightning Network Support appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Exchange|Blockchain|Trading
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Litecoin Price Makes Slight Gain in Wake of Gemini Listing

ccn | 10-12-2018

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini has announced that effective Saturday, Oct. 13, at 9:30am EDT, customers will be able to deposit litecoin into their Gemini accounts. The New York-based startup headed by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss made the announcement on Friday via a post on its website. Anticipated Market Impact In the announcement post, Eric Winer, Gemini’s … ContinuedThe post Litecoin Price Makes Slight Gain in Wake of Gemini Listing appeared first on CCN

Categories: LTC|Trading|Exchange|Market
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Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup

ccn | 10-12-2018

The blockchain space became a little stronger today as former Goldman Sachs president Gary Cohn announced that he had joined the advisory board of distributed ledger technology (DLT) startup Spring Labs. Former Trump Advisor Joins Blockchain Startup In addition to his former position at Goldman Sachs, Cohn also worked in the White House as President Trump‘s … ContinuedThe post Ex-Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup appeared first on CCN

Categories: Regulation|Blockchain|BTC|Technology|Wallet
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Cryptocurrency Market Sentiment is Looking up: Huobi Research

ccn | 10-12-2018

Bitcoin’s recent sell-off notwithstanding, cryptocurrency investors are beginning to grow more optimistic about the market’s short-term direction. That’s according to the latest Market Sentiment Index Report from Huobi Research, which identified a slight uptick in investor optimism over the previous month. Released on Friday, the September report is based on from survey data compiled fromThe post Cryptocurrency Market Sentiment is Looking up: Huobi Research appeared first on CCN

Categories: Market|Business|BTC
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BANKEX Wants You to Hack its Custody Service for $15K in Reward

ccn | 10-12-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post BANKEX Wants You to Hack its Custody Service for $15K in Reward appeared first on CCN

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SpankChain Hacker Returns Stolen Ethereum, Earns $9,000 Reward

ccn | 10-12-2018

The hacker who stole nearly $40,000 in ethereum from adult entertainment startup SpankChain has returned the stolen cryptocurrency, the company announced last night. According to messages posted on the company’s official Twitter account, SpankChain CEO Ameen Soleimani reached an agreement with the anonymous hacker after speaking to them on the phone. Following that conversation, theThe post SpankChain Hacker Returns Stolen Ethereum, Earns $9,000 Reward appeared first on CCN

Categories: ETH|Mining
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Alibabacoin Foundation Is Excited to Achieve Back to Back Milestones

ccn | 10-12-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post Alibabacoin Foundation Is Excited to Achieve Back to Back Milestones appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD in Weak Upside Correction

ccn | 10-12-2018

The Bitcoin-to-USD exchange rate has posted slight gains in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading above 6300-fiat, up +1.55 percent on the day. The weak upside correction comes after the mainstream stocks underperformed second-day in a row. Nevertheless, the lower market volatility suggests that the Bitcoin correction is only a minor adjustment inThe post Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD in Weak Upside Correction appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading|Exchange
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Bitcoin Futures Helped Cryptocurrency Market Achieve ‘More Sustainable Level’: CFTC Chairman

ccn | 10-12-2018

When derivatives exchanges CBOE and CME launched the first regulated U.S. bitcoin futures contracts, many cryptocurrency bulls thought that this event would lead to a wave of institutional investment and propel the market toward even greater highs. Just days later, the yearlong bitcoin price rally stalled, and the flagship cryptocurrency — followed soon after byThe post Bitcoin Futures Helped Cryptocurrency Market Achieve ‘More Sustainable Level’: CFTC Chairman appeared first on CCN

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading
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Crypto Giant Gemini Hires Former Wall Street COO to Head Operations

ccn | 10-12-2018

Crypto exchange Gemini has announced the arrival of Jeanine Hightower-Sellitto, who joins the team as the Managing Director in charge of Operations. A former Wall Street COO, Jeanine brings over a decade of experience to the company, which is owned by crypto investment duo Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss. In a Medium post published by co-founderThe post Crypto Giant Gemini Hires Former Wall Street COO to Head Operations appeared first on CCN

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Coinbase Bounce: Ethereum Token 0x Rallies 17% after Crypto Exchange Listing

ccn | 10-12-2018

Coinbase may have announced plans to list hundreds of new assets over the coming months and years, but that doesn’t mean that the San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange has lost its status as crypto-token kingmaker. Yesterday, on Oct. 11, Coinbase announced that it had begun the process of listing 0x (ZRX), an ERC-20 token that runsThe post Coinbase Bounce: Ethereum Token 0x Rallies 17% after Crypto Exchange Listing appeared first on CCN

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Crypto Market Erases $16 Billion in 24 Hours, Can Bitcoin Swiftly Rebound?

ccn | 10-12-2018

Within a period of 24 hours, from October 11 to 12, the valuation of the crypto market has declined from $217 billion to $201 billion. The 7 percent decline in the valuation of the crypto market was triggered by a sudden drop in the price of Bitcoin from $6,600 to $6,250. The 5 percent decreaseThe post Crypto Market Erases $16 Billion in 24 Hours, Can Bitcoin Swiftly Rebound? appeared first on CCN

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Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Throws Shade at Bitcoin Bashing Economist

ccn | 10-12-2018

Ethereum co-founder, Vitalik Buterin has thrown shade on prominent economist and cryptocurrency skeptic Nouriel Roubini, in response to Roubini’s earlier statements calling him a “dictator” and describing decentralization in Crypto as a “myth”. In a tweet, Buterin subtly hinted that Roubini has no idea what he is talking about and as such he should notThe post Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Throws Shade at Bitcoin Bashing Economist appeared first on CCN

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ALZA Leading Blockchain Innovation Boom

ccn | 10-12-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post ALZA Leading Blockchain Innovation Boom appeared first on CCN

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Alexander Elbanna Makes History with His Launch of Digital World Exchange

ccn | 10-12-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post Alexander Elbanna Makes History with His Launch of Digital World Exchange appeared first on CCN

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Thailand Police Arrest Prime Suspect of $24 Million Bitcoin Fraud Scheme

ccn | 10-12-2018

The alleged mastermind of the bitcoin fraud scheme which saw a Finnish investor lose 5,564 bitcoins in Thailand has been arrested. Prinya Jaravijit, who is the principal suspect in swindling Finnish national Aarni Otava Saarimma out of bitcoin worth 797 million baht (approximately US$24 million) was arrested at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport on October 11, accordingThe post Thailand Police Arrest Prime Suspect of $24 Million Bitcoin Fraud Scheme appeared first on CCN

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Ripple (XRP) Marks the Best Correction as Crypto Market Recovers

ccn | 10-12-2018

The Ripple-to-Dollar (XRP/USD) exchange rate on Friday was the earliest to recover from its latest downtrend move. It surged as much as 19 percent from yesterday’s low at 0.377-fiat, which is higher than other top coins. Ripple, the company that issues XRP tokens, is reportedly heading towards forming a partnership with SWIFT, a global bankingThe post Ripple (XRP) Marks the Best Correction as Crypto Market Recovers appeared first on CCN

Categories: XRP|Market|Exchange|ICO