After raising over $150 mln in its token generation event the Bancor ICO has issued its first major update regarding its platform. The announcement includes information regarding adoption of the Bancor Blockchain protocol, along with statistics for how many tokens are now tradable through the Bancor system.According to Forbes, nine different tokens...
Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange is partnering with Bahrain-based crypto exchange and custodian provider Rain Management WLL to launch a digital asset trading platform for customers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).The new platform will purportedly combine Rain’s staff and expertise in the MENA region with Bittrex’s...
Newcomers are strengthening their positions in the financial markets: the cryptocurrencies are taking their places among the products of broker companies and in portfolios of investors and speculators. What is going on in the market of Bitcoin and Ethereum, can a classic trader profit on that and how to...
Unfixable ethereum smart contract errors might soon be a thing of the past. While such bugs can cause any number of issues for blockchain operators today, a startup called Smart Contract Solutions is launching ZeppelinOS, a release that marks the fruition of a vision its team of veteran smart...
Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general of the U.S., sparked a social firestorm when he revealed that the dozen Russian military intelligence officers indicted on Friday used bitcoin to fund hacking efforts during the 2016 presidential election. As CoinDesk reported earlier today, the defendants named in the indictment are...
The number of hedge funds with investments in cryptocurrencies has jumped massively in recent months. Reports of as many as 70 new hedge funds with cryptocurrency positions has led to an investor rush. This number has continued to grow, increasing the availability for institutional-level investment in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies....
Veteran fund manager Bill Gross has summed up the world of trading in 2015, saying investors “are buying high and crossing their fingers.” Speaking during an interview at the Bloomberg Invest New York summit, Gross said that current times represented the “second-most risk-averse” period he had experienced. “It’s not an...
Privacy on Blockchain is one of the major features that attracts users towards the technology. Despite its decentralized nature and the ability for anyone to view every transaction or data transfer on Blockchain, encrypted communication prevents third party interference with messages sent across the technology. Privacy has become expensive Privacy has...
Signature Bank of New York will soon offer full banking services to financial technology firms in Bermuda, including crypto startups that have struggled to secure accounts. In a press release Thursday night, the government of Bermuda announced...
Traders and investors are coming back to Bitcoin due to the lock-in of BIP 91 and the high probability of Segregated WItness being activated in the near future. Bitcoin’s dominance over the cryptocurrency market is closing on 50 percent, with the Bitcoin dominance index currently at 48 percent. A month...