Archive for August 19th, 2019

Israeli Financial Authority to Accelerate Blockchain, Fintech Licensure

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Israeli Financial Authority to Accelerate Blockchain, Fintech Licensure

The Capital Market, Insurance and Saving Authority, a division of Israel’s Ministry of Finance (MoF), is looking to accelerate the process of procuring licenses for blockchain and fintech companies in the country. Israeli business news outlet Calcalist reported the development on Aug. 19. According to the report, the authority has launched dedicated industry teams, some […]

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BitMEX turns rogue after refusing customer from Seychelles • Crypto News 24/7

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BitMEX turns rogue after refusing customer from Seychelles • Crypto News 24/7

The Seychelles-based exchange stated that it decided to go ahead with its decision to ensure “continued compliance.” It explained that it was restricting access to its bitcoin derivatives and exchange services in regions that hosted its headquarters and staffs. Many questions remain unanswered. Does their trading desk that provides liquidity to the market, are now […]

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Bitcoin Cash Has a Special Place with Hong Kong Protesters • Live Bitcoin News

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Bitcoin Cash Has a Special Place with Hong Kong Protesters • Live Bitcoin News

Is bitcoin cash suddenly the favorite cryptocurrency amongst Hong Kong’s protesters?  Bitcoin Cash Has Quite the Presence in Hong Kong Not quite, but it is making a solid stance within the region’s political arena. Cryptocurrencies were designed to give those who are oppressed an opportunity to stand and fight. If your government or banking institution […]

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Facebook’s Libra testnet available now on ZenGo

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Facebook’s Libra testnet available now on ZenGo

Social media giant Facebook has been under the spotlight for quite some time, following its entry into the crypto world with its coin Libra. In recent news, six lawmakers from the U.S. are said to visit Switzerland to further discuss the launch of the cryptocurrency. Despite the obstacles Libra is facing, the Libra testnet is […]

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Terrorist Group Turns To Bitcoin For Funding

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Terrorist Group Turns To Bitcoin For Funding

The Western Government has recently deemed Hamas, the militant Palestinian group as a terrorist organization. While the group has now technically been ousted from tapping any resources in the traditional financial system, its military wing is developing a campaign to raise funds using Bitcoin. Hamas, which has control over the Palestinian coastal territory of Gaza, owes […]

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Privacy Crypto Dev Attempts to Expose Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator

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Privacy Crypto Dev Attempts to Expose Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator

Anonymity and privacy are extremely important in the crypto industry. The original crypto that the entire industry is based on was created by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, and to this day no identifying details are truly known about the person who designed Bitcoin. However, recently, someone has come forth claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto, and […]

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Chinese “Silicon Valley”, Shenzhen to launch its own Cryptocurrency

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Chinese “Silicon Valley”, Shenzhen to launch its own Cryptocurrency

Just over a week after China’s announcement of a government-backed cryptocurrency being ready for deployment, we got more news from the gold-red country regarding digital currencies. This time from what is considered to be China’s Silicon Valley, also known as the extraordinary smart-city of Shenzhen, located in South-Eastern China. According to the Chinese Communist Party […]

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Ripple Price Analysis: Bulls Are Back In Town, Will XRP Reach $0.30?

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Ripple Price Analysis: Bulls Are Back In Town, Will XRP Reach $0.30?

XRP has finally shown some signs that it is ready to rebound after increasing by a total of 17% from the low seen 3 days ago. The cryptocurrency is now trading at around $0.2849 after going through a 14% price decline over the past 30 days. XRP remains the third-largest cryptocurrency with a market cap […]

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Amazon Tech Experts-Backed Blockchain CRM Network Raises $3.5M

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Amazon Tech Experts-Backed Blockchain CRM Network Raises $3.5M

Cere Network, a San Francisco-based blockchain customer relationship management (CRM) startup, has completed a $3.5 million funding round. The seed round involved major global blockchain investors, including Binance Labs, a venture arm of Binance, the second biggest crypto exchange by trading volumes to date. Other investors included Neo Global Capital, Fenbushi Capital, Arrington XRP Capital, […]

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Fiat Lite vs. Freedom Maximalist: The Two Types of Bitcoiner

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Fiat Lite vs. Freedom Maximalist: The Two Types of Bitcoiner

As regulation continues growing exponentially for cryptocurrencies worldwide, a chasm is yawning ever deeper between supporters. On the one hand, many yearn for massive adoption and clear regulations so they can get on with their trading, and get on with their lives – not to mention the lucrative value gains attendant to such ubiquity. This […]

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