16 April, 2019 13:10
Political instability probably promote bitcoin rise, analysts say
Cryptocurrency continues to penetrate into all spheres of human activity and establishes a relationship with many events occurring in society. Data monitoring resources, which track trading volumes on peer exchange platforms indicate that the price of Bitcoin, exceeding $5,000, led to new trading highs for several countries around the world.
16 April, 2019 11:06
LedgerX can leave Bakkt behind in race for physical bitcoin futures
The crypto derivative platform – LedgerX – expressed intentions to carry the garland and become the first company in the USA that launches physically delivered bitcoin futures. As the company stated on Monday, it has filed the application for Designed Contract Markets license to the CFTC striving to get the green light for offering physically delivered futures.
16 April, 2019 10:53
TRON brings new opportunities to crypto area
The tourist blockchain platform Travala(dot)com has announced that its customers can now make bookings with Tron token (TRX) in more than 550,000 hotels worldwide. The world is becoming more connected and decentralized, thanks to technologies such as blockchain and IoT (Internet of Things), so it is clear now that the implementation of Tron in everyday life is expanding now.
15 April, 2019 17:32
Binance publishes research of crypto market cycles
One of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges Binance has revealed fresh analytical report covering cryptocurrencies price trends via its research department Binance Research. The company's analytical team believes that the so-called price bottom can be actually passed along with the sharp downward trend of bitcoin and other cryptos.
15 April, 2019 16:45
Japan-based Resona bank leaves Money Tap
Japanese bank Resona, one of three consortium member banks, announced it decided to leave joint project with SBI and Ripple Money Tap App on Thursday. The banking giant saying that it would cancel the remittance service provided through the app on May 13. It did not provide any reason for the decision, however.
15 April, 2019 14:31
Harvard University invests in Blockstack cryptocurrency
The Harvard Capital Fund invests in cryptocurrencies, publicly traded tokens regulated by the SEC. Blockstack appealed to the SEC to allow them to start selling tokens on an exclusive basis and raise capital of 50 million dollars.
15 April, 2019 13:06
Chainalysis letter: FATF strict regulation can affect cryptocurrency platforms
Chainalysis company dealing blockchain analytics has sent an open letter to the Financial Action Task Force commenting on the cryptocurrency market regulation. In the letter, Chainalysis team said that FATF should not take too tough regulatory measures for the cryptocurrency segment. The company was negative towards the organization citing its intentions to take strict measures against the cryptocurrency industry in terms of identification and transaction records keeping.
15 April, 2019 12:43
IMF and World Bank announce Learning Coin
The technology of blockchains is becoming more and more popular, and cryptocurrencies are gradually breaking into the mainstream. Many institutions study and analyze the use of blockchain and digital currencies. Central banks are considering the possibility of issuing CBDC (digital currency of the central bank), a financial holding company JP Morgan Chase & Co. creates a JPM coin. Now the International Monetary Fund (IMF), in cooperation with the World Bank, is broadcasting “Learning Coin” - a virtual useless currency that is designed to bring the blockchain scheme closer.
15 April, 2019 11:30
Oil prices start week at lower positions
On Monday the oil market has posted slackening, though the price decline was restrained by concerns about global supply outlook.According to the market data, the quotes of the main benchmarks decreased to $71.48/bbl for Brent and $63.63/bbl for WTI oil. Year-to-date, the benchmarks gained 32% and 41% respectively driven by the measures taken by the OPEC members.
15 April, 2019 10:42
Samsung expands geography of Nexledger blockchain platform
Samsung, a Korean electronics company, is expanding its global blockchain technology business. According to the company, Samsung SDS is working with the Indian IT giant Tech Mahindra, trying to enter the foreign blockchain market using its Nexledger platform. The Indian company will use the Nexledger platform to support its operating processes and work on further commercial solutions in collaboration with Samsung.
12 April, 2019 15:54
Goldman Sachs never considered own crypto platform, David Solomon said
CEO of Goldman Sachs David Solomon has reportedly made comments on the news reports about the company's plans to launch its own cryptocurrency platform. David Solomon denied the rumours in the media and said that the company had never considered possible creation of a trading platform that would deal with cryptocurrencies.
12 April, 2019 15:08
Coindeal: NEO wins place in listing after community vote
CoinDeal is a cryptocurrency exchange market also a vision of a perfect exchange platform, announced next list of cryptocurrencies vote has finished. NEO is on the 16th place on CoinMarketCap and this coin will join the community after the final verification. Within 4 weeks developers will add it to the platform.