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Bitpanda report: Cryptoholders in Europe
01 August, 2019 16:22

Bitpanda report: Cryptoholders in Europe

Bitpanda, FINTECH startup conducted an in-depth survey of cryptocurrency holders from 17 European countries. The purpose of the report was to collect a large amount of data to obtain complete information about European cryptocurrency investors. 

Kraken becomes first full-service platform via acquisition of Interchange
01 August, 2019 15:36

Kraken becomes first full-service platform via acquisition of Interchange

US-based Kraken exchange plans to make crypto portfolio management more effective for institutional clients via the acquisition of the Interchange project. Kraken management believes that the exchange will become the first one in the world that offers all required instruments for trading and financial accounting. 

LedgerX comes top of US companies with physically-settled bitcoin futures
01 August, 2019 13:39

LedgerX comes top of US companies with physically-settled bitcoin futures

LedgerX has successfully become the first US-based company that launched physically-settled bitcoin futures. The company launched its new product on July 31. Once the platform called Omni comes on stream, US-based institutional and retail traders have become able to trade options and futures.

Bitcoin expected to post new wave of growth
01 August, 2019 13:15

Bitcoin expected to post new wave of growth

Tom Lee, a co-founder of the Wall Street Fundstrat, is confident that lowering the discount rate of the US Federal Reserve System contributes to BTC growth. 

Chinese cryptocurrency rating demonstrates better bitcoin position
01 August, 2019 12:09

Chinese cryptocurrency rating demonstrates better bitcoin position

The Chinese Center for Information and Industry Development (CCID), which works under the government of the country, has published another version of the rating of cryptocurrency projects.

UK FCA releases final edition of crypto guideline
01 August, 2019 12:03

UK FCA releases final edition of crypto guideline

The British financial regulator released the final edition of its guideline for cryptocurrency regulation. The document was given to the public on July 31. The final document has hardly changed from the previous edition unveiled this January. At the same time, the UK Financial Conduct Authority has defined the tokens that are subject to FCA's control and regulation.

Coinbase exchange adds Tezos token
31 July, 2019 16:22

Coinbase exchange adds Tezos token

Coinbase has announced the listing of the Tezos token. The deposits will be opened for professional traders at Coinbase Pro on August 5. The trade operations will be commenced in four stages.

Bitwala completes Series A funding with Sony backing
31 July, 2019 16:03

Bitwala completes Series A funding with Sony backing

Japanese technological giant Sony has provided financial backing to crypto banking project Bitwala. Sony via its subsidiary Sony Financial Ventures took part in the Series A funding worth EUR 13 million ($14.5 million). 

Rain gets status first licensed crypto exchange in the Middle East
31 July, 2019 15:11

Rain gets status first licensed crypto exchange in the Middle East

Bahrain's Rain platform reportedly won the first crypto license from the regulatory authority in the Middle Eastern region. The announcement was made in the company's blog on July 30. The exchange successfully obtained Crypto-Asset Module License from the Central Bank of Bahrain. Along with the license, it also managed to complete the funding round with $2.5 million investments.

OpenBazaar rolls out social network
31 July, 2019 12:21

OpenBazaar rolls out social network

OpenBazaar OB1 platform developers have announced a new product, that will allow users to pay cryptocurrency in a mobile application. The new instrument called Haven will be completely decentralized. With Haven, users will be able to buy and sell both goods and services without intermediaries.

Oil prices continue strengthening on possible decline in US oil reserves
31 July, 2019 11:46

Oil prices continue strengthening on possible decline in US oil reserves

On Wednesday, the benchmark brands have increased at Asian trading. The increase is reportedly driven by the signs of lower oil reserves week-on-week in the USA. Brent oil in September Futures on London ICE Futures rose in price to...

Kraken platform introduces new options
31 July, 2019 11:07

Kraken platform introduces new options

Kraken cryptocurrency platform has announced an expansion of the services. The new options have been implemented in cooperation with Etana Custody, which enables users to deal with fiat currencies. The announcement was made on Kraken's website this Monday.