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Crypto Trading Models: CFDs, Exchanges and Decentralized Exchanges

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

Cryptocurrency exchanges do not fall under the same regulations that other kinds of asset exchanges do.

Categories: Trading
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Match-Trade Launches Cryptocurrency Payments Solution

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

Match2pay should allow brokers to start accepting cryptocurrency payments

Categories: Other
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Gibraltar MoC: Regulation Will Ensure Blockchain Firms’ Sustainability

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

We spoke to Alberto Isola about Brexit, cryptocurrencies and his efforts at turning Gibraltar into a blockchain hub

Categories: Blockchain|Regulation
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Epoch Partners Limited Launches First Crypto IPO

financemagnates | 10-15-2018

Subscriptions for the fund will be capped at 100 billion Yen, which translates to around $900 million.

Categories: Asia|Fiat
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Finance Magnates to Take Part in the Tel Aviv dAppathon 2018

financemagnates | 10-14-2018

Finance Magnates teams up with Dapp Works for a blockchain hackathon in Tel Aviv.

Categories: Blockchain
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Researchers Find 100+ Pieces of Cryptojacking Malware Disguised as Flash Player

financemagnates | 10-12-2018

Flash player has long been the favorite 'sleeper cell' of many malware developers.

Categories: Other
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ZRX Becomes 1st New Asset on Coinbase Pro After Change in Listing Criteria

financemagnates | 10-12-2018

Last month, Coinbase announced a new listing process that would open the door to "100s" of new coins.

Categories: Blockchain
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Analysis: ErisX & Bakkt Are All in on the Battle for Institutional Cash

financemagnates | 10-12-2018

ErisX is slated as the next big player in the race for institutional investors in crypto.

Categories: Market|Blockchain|Business
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Nouriel Roubini, Nostradamus of Crises, to Denounce Bitcoin in Washington

financemagnates | 10-11-2018

The famous economist predicted the 2008 financial crisis, and thinks that decentralisation is "bullshit".

Categories: BTC|Blockchain
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Circle, B2C2, and IQ Option Seniors to Speak at London Summit 2018

financemagnates | 10-11-2018

London Summit 2018 continues to draw the industry's biggest speakers and players

Categories: ICO|Blockchain
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Coinfirm of London Launches Anti-Fraud Blockchain in Nigeria

financemagnates | 10-11-2018

The initiative, launched in partnership with the KAD ICT Hub will run education courses for 12 months.

Categories: Blockchain
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Unchained: Why Tokenizing Assets May Not Be All It’s Cracked Up to Be

financemagnates | 10-11-2018

For many, tokenization is the way of the future. But is tokenizing always the best option?

Categories: BTC|ICO|Blockchain
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Bitcoin Crashes Down with Stocks: Still a Safe Haven?

financemagnates | 10-11-2018

The cryptocurrency market has lost $13 billion in a few hours, amid global stock panic.

Categories: BTC|ETH|XRP|Market|Business
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A Look at What Citi’s Cooking at Its Fintech Innovation Lab

financemagnates | 10-11-2018

Finance Magnates visited the fintech accelerator in Tel Aviv to check out new developments.

Categories: Blockchain
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XTX Invests in London-Based Blockchain R&D Company

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

The funding round is led by Route 66 Ventures and TNF Capital

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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FSB Concludes that Cryptocurrency is a Developing Threat

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

Five takeways from the Financial Stability Board's report on cryptocurrency.

Categories: Other
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CQG Partners with ErisX to Provide Trading Platform for Crypto Exchange

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

The exchange will facilitate the trading of digital asset futures and spot contracts on a single trading platform.

Categories: Trading|Exchange
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Singapore Watchdog Wants Resolution Between Banks and Blockchain

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

However, the Monetary Authority of Singapore does not intend to offer licences to blockchain businesses.

Categories: Asia|Blockchain|Exchange
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Bye-Bye ICOs, Hello STOs: How the Token Market Has Changed from 2017 to 2018

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

The ICO market has shifted from a wild, unregulated space to a much tamer environment.

Categories: ICO|Market|Blockchain
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TradAir Partners with Tilde to Provide Institutional Crypto Trading in Asia

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

Clients of Tilde will be able to trade a variety of cryptocurrencies through TradAir’s trading platform.

Categories: Trading|Asia
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JustForex Embraces Cryptocurrencies, Adds 7 Pairs for Online Trading

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

Both new and current clients can trade forex pairs, metals and the seven crypto instruments on one account.

Categories: Trading
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Mastercard Wins Blockchain Patent, Hiring Blockchain Specialists

financemagnates | 10-10-2018

The patent is for a blockchain that can process multiple types of transaction.

Categories: Blockchain|BTC
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NULS Secures Investment from US Hedge Fund Ulysses Capital

financemagnates | 10-09-2018

This is one of the first investments from the US-based company's crypto fund.

Categories: Blockchain
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Dash Core CEO on ‘Evolution’, Venezuelan Adoption, Plans for Q4 & Beyond

financemagnates | 10-08-2018

Ryan Taylor speaks about the future of Dash as well as its growing presence in Venezuela.

Categories: DASH|BTC|Blockchain|Altcoin
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Analysis: Malta’s Blockchain Island Plans Overshadowed by EU Investigation

financemagnates | 10-08-2018

On the 1st of November, Malta's blockchain laws come into effect - should Brussels be worried?

Categories: Blockchain|Exchange|Market|Regulation
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Israeli Crypto Exchange Bit2C Expands to EU Market, to Receive DLT License

financemagnates | 10-08-2018

The Israeli firm has purchased a Gibraltan company, plans to receive a distributed ledger technology licence.

Categories: Exchange|Market|Technology|Wallet
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Bitcoin Fraudsters Steal $35,000 Using ATM

financemagnates | 10-05-2018

Scammers told their victims they needed to pay taxes via a bitcoin atm in order to avoid arrest and jail time

Categories: BTC|Regulation
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Accusations of Vote-Buying Erupt on EOS Network; Block.One Responds

financemagnates | 10-05-2018

Huobi was accused of accepting money in exchange for its voting power as an EOS block producer.

Categories: Exchange|Blockchain
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Coinbase’ Institutional Head Departs Amid Bid to Become Institutional Go-To

financemagnates | 10-05-2018

Adam White did not comment on his departure from Coinbase. The company is confidently moving ahead.

Categories: Blockchain
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The Partial End of Google’s Crypto Ad Ban Signals Industry Maturity

financemagnates | 10-05-2018

Why did Google lift its ban on crypto ads, and what does it mean for the future of the industry?

Categories: Blockchain
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Seven Takeaways from Ibinex Global Cryptocurrency Report

financemagnates | 10-04-2018

With uncertain regulations and two thousand coins to choose from, it is helpful to get a picture of what's going on.

Categories: BTC|Asia|Regulation|Blockchain
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Spy Mining: Pools Making Millions of Dollars by Mining Empty Blocks

financemagnates | 10-04-2018

If there are no transactions, there are no invalid transactions to nullify the block.

Categories: Mining|BTC
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Order in the Court: How The Crypto Industry Seeks Justice Through Lawsuits

financemagnates | 10-04-2018

In the face of the US' lack of regulatory clarity, lawsuits are shaping the future of crypto legislation.

Categories: Regulation|ICO|Blockchain
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Coinsilium Announces Strategic Partnership with Lition Technology

financemagnates | 10-04-2018

Coinsilium will assist Lition in its token sale which aims to raise $25 million.

Categories: ICO|Blockchain|Technology
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Wall Street Journal Launches and Shuts Down WSJCoin

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

After playing with the idea, the reputable financial newspaper decided to stay out of the space for now

Categories: Other
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TD Ameritrade Invests in Derivatives Exchange ErisX

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

As part of the investment, ErisX will add digital asset futures and spot contracts onto a single trading platform.

Categories: Trading|Exchange
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Israel Securities Authority Now Using Blockchain Technology

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

The regulator says that the upgrade will improve security and reliability of communication.

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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Decline in Bitcoin Searches is a Positive Sign For Cryptocurrency Industry

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

Removing the get-rick-quick enthusiasts could help establish a more viable, long-term future for cryptocurrencies

Categories: BTC
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Binance to Invest $2.5 Million in Aussie Startup TravelbyBit

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

The two will work towards introducing a POS payment system using blockchain technology for large international airports.

Categories: Exchange|Blockchain|Technology
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John McAfee Among Defendants Named in Pump and Dump Lawsuit

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

John McAfee and a firm where he once worked are being sued by investors over an SEC investigation into that firm's ex-CEO.

Categories: Regulation|Business
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Are Bitcoin Bots Turning Wild West into Westworld?

financemagnates | 10-03-2018

If automatic trading programmes are manipulating the price of Bitcoin, the integrity of the market could suffer.

Categories: BTC|Trading|Market|Regulation
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Joseph Lubin of Ethereum/ConsenSys Invests Millions in Bermuda-Based DrumG

financemagnates | 10-02-2018

Lubin will sit on the board of DrumG, which is blockchain-agnostic and run by former employees of Ethereum-competitor R3.

Categories: ETH|Blockchain
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Trade.io Clarifies De-Listing from Exchanges: “We Want Control of Our Token”

financemagnates | 10-02-2018

Jim Preissler speaks about why some ICOs fail and others are successful.

Categories: ICO|Blockchain
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Puerto Rico’s Noble Bank for Sale – Victim of Cryptocurrency Market Drop?

financemagnates | 10-02-2018

The bank is no longer profitable and could sell for as little as $5 million.

Categories: Fiat|USDT|Exchange|Market
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Binance Invests “Millions of Dollars” in Contentos

financemagnates | 10-02-2018

The digital media company will work with incubator, Binance Labs

Categories: Exchange|Blockchain
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South Korea’s Biggest Venture Capital Firm Chooses EOS-Based Project

financemagnates | 10-02-2018

Korea Investment Partners of Seoul invested an undisclosed amount in TEMCO, a business supply-chain project.

Categories: Asia|Blockchain|Business
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Abi Lab Blockchain Project Moves to Phase Two After Initial Success

financemagnates | 10-01-2018

The Spunta Project hopes to improve interbank reconciliation services

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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What’s Going on with IOTA? A Brief Technological and Financial Overview

financemagnates | 10-01-2018

There are several features of IOTA that have been implemented to make it highly suitable for integration

Categories: Regulation