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300cubits, a Blockchain Shipping Pioneer, Gives up on Its TEU Token

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 14:00
The Hong Kong-based company calls it quits as clients raise concerns about the value of the coin.

DTCC Pushes Back Blockchain Project to Avoid Brexit Complications

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 12:20
The DTCC has pushed back the release of its blockchain-based post-trade system for derivatives by several months, in part because of Brexit. 

Galaxy Digital, XBTO Just Made the First Block Trade of Bakkt Bitcoin Futures

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 11:50
Crypto fund Galaxy Digital and OTC trader XBTO have conducted the first-ever block trade of Bakkt's bitcoin futures contract.

New York’s Financial Watchdog Is Hiring Another Crypto Superintendent

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 09:00
The specialized crypto unit of the New York Department of Financial Services is beefing up its staff with another hire.

‘Gold-Backed’ Crypto Token’s Promoter Investigated by Florida Regulators

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 08:00
Karatbars, issuer of a purportedly gold-backed crypto token, is under investigation by Florida regulators over links to a Miami “crypto bank.”

Bitcoin May Be Headed for a Stronger Price Bounce

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 07:15
A bullish breakout may be on the way, price indicators suggest, potentially fueling a rally to $8,800.

Coinbase Reinstates UK Bank Deposits and Withdrawals

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 07:02
Coinbase UK is once more allowing GBP deposits and withdrawals after it partnered with ClearBank in August.

Coinbase Pro Is Increasing Its Fees – And Users Aren’t Happy

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 06:00
Coinbase's pro trader platform is set to hike some maker/taker fees from early next week, and smaller traders will be hit hardest.

US House Committee Pressuring Zuckerberg to Testify on Libra: Report

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 05:03
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is facing pressure to testify before U.S. lawmakers on the firm's cryptocurrency project Libra.

Thai Bank Backs Series A Funding for Tokenized Securities Startup iSTOX

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 04:15
The Singapore Exchange-backed security token platform has raised an undisclosed investment from an investment bank based in Thailand.

Issuing Money Is for Governments, Not Private Firms: Apple CEO

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 03:28
Apple CEO Tim Cook has spoken out about whether his company would launch a cryptocurrency, and the answer is a firm no.

PayPal Might Withdraw From Libra Association: Report

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 18:00
PayPal might pull out of the Facebook-led Libra project, according to a Financial Times report.

Hackers Launch Widespread Botnet Attack on Crypto Wallets Using Cheap Russian Malware

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 16:30
With millions of dollars cryptocurrency stolen from crypto wallets every year, security researchers were found one active botnet being run for about $160.

Fed Official Says Digital Central Bank Currency Is ‘Inevitable’

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 16:00
Philadelphia Federal Reserve bank president Patrick Harker said it is “inevitable” for the central banks to start issuing digital currency.

Ohio Treasurer Suspends Predecessor’s Bitcoin Tax Payment Service

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 15:30
A website launched last year by the U.S. state of Ohio allowing businesses to pay a range of taxes with bitcoin has been taken offline.

MakerDAO Bounty Program Catches ‘Critical’ Bug Before Launch

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 15:00
MakerDAO patched a "critical" bug in its upcoming Multi-Collateral Dai upgrade that could have put 10% of the system's total collateral at risk.

Japan’s Financial Regulator Issues Draft Guidelines for Funds Investing in Crypto

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 14:30
The instructions from the FSA are vague and obvious, but they indicate some movement on the regulatory front.

Algorand Integrates Tech to Bring Users Detailed Analysis of Largest Blockchains

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 12:00
Algorand is gaining the ability to analyze the largest blockchains by adding the PARSIQ monitoring system to its platform.

Crypto Custodian Bitgo Launches Staking for Dash, Algorand

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 11:15
Custodian service BitGo announced BitGo Staking, beginning with cryptocurrencies dash and algorand.

Coinbase-Led Crypto Ratings Council Draws Skepticism From Legal Experts

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 10:40
The Crypto Rating Council is dividing legal experts, with some praising the concept and others skeptical whether it will sway the minds of regulators.