EToro to Issue Debit Cards Starting Q2 2020
Multi-asset investment platform and social network eToro is allegedly planning to launch a debit card in the second quarter of 2020.
Binance List XRP-Pegged Token
The decentralised counterpart to the Binance Exchange platform, Binance DEX, yesterday revealed they will be listing XRP-BF2, a token backed by real XRP assets and pegged to XRP’s value.
Swiss Stock Exchange SIX Lines up Buyers for ‘Initial Digital Offering’
Swiss Digital Exchange (SDX), the blockchain-based utility owned by Swiss stock exchange company SIX Group, has organized a global consortium of financial institutions to back its “initial digital offering” (IDO).
The largest mining pools in the world
The crypto market is going through hard times, however, large mining pools continue to mine cryptocurrencies. Moreover, they are actively growing, adding new equipment. As a result, the hashrate of the Bitcoin network set new records for several times.
Kim Dotcom to Sell His ‘Built on Bitcoin’ Token Next Month on Bitfinex
Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has announced the relaunch of its Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) platform Tokinex as Bitfinex Token Sales and will offer the token of P2P digital content and monetization blockchain K.IM on October 22.
Binance to Add Fiat-to-Crypto OTC Trading in a Month, Co-Founder Says
Crypto exchange Binance is planning to add over-the-counter (OTC) trading to its platform in a month to provide users with fiat currency gateways.
Report: Blockchain Devices Market to Grow to $1.285 Billion by 2024
The blockchain devices market is expected to grow by 42.5% at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) by 2024, according to a recent research by intelligence and market research platform MarketsandMarkets.
Binance U.S. to start accepting account registrations; will initially support 6 assets
Binance U.S. will begin accepting account registrations and cryptocurrency deposits starting Sept. 18, the firm announced in a blog post on Wednesday. According to the firm, the "first phase" will support six assets: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, and USDT.
American Boxing Legend Mike Tyson Chooses Blockchain for New Venture
Iconic American boxer Mike Tyson is spearheading a new blockchain-powered cross-entertainment platform for a new generation of fighters.
Ondiflo Completes Blockchain-Based Pilot Project with BPX Energy
Ondiflo, a blockchain platform for the oil and gas industry, today announced the successful completion of its Proof of Value (PoV) project of fluid hauling in East Texas in collaboration with BPX Energy, the U.S. onshore oil and gas unit for global energy company BP, and a selection of the operator's suppliers.
Huobi Burns 14 Million Huobi Tokens Amid Revenue Gains
Houbi, one of the world’s oldest cryptocurrency exchanges, has taken steps to reduce the supply of the token that powers its decentralized platform, Huobi Token (HT), in a quarterly burning event.
Brazilian State Launches Blockchain Platform for Government Contract Bids
In Brazil, the state of Bahia has launched a blockchain application to track the process of public bidding on government contracts, according to a report by Cointelegraph Brazil on July 12.
LG CNS to apply blockchain to school lunches
LG CNS has announced plans to develop a blockchain-based food distribution platform that would open up value chain information to consumers.
Elrond token went up 1000% after IEO on Binance
Binance listed the Elrond project token, whose IEO ended up on the Launchpad platform two days ago. At the moment, the price of the token is about $ 0.0073, although at the time of the initial exchange placement it was at around $ 0.00065. The growth rate of the asset exceeded 1000%.
SEC-Registered Clearing House Brings Crypto Trading to 5 Million Clients
American financial clearing and execution company Apex Clearing and its crypto investment subsidiary Apex Crypto have launched a new trading platform for broker-dealers and financial advisors to help their clients trade crypto more effectively.
Block.one paid $30 million to purchase a domain name for its social media platform
The news was announced Tuesday by enterprise analytics and mobility software provider MicroStrategy, saying that it sold the domain name voice.com in a transaction facilitated by Internet domain registrar GoDaddy and that it has subsequently been used by Block.one.
Expert explained why LocalBitcoins abandoned cash
Peer-to-peer crypto exchange platform LocalBitcoins has switched off the possibility to buy/sell cryptocurrency for cash during a face-to-face meeting due to regulatory pressure. That’s what GR & PR director of MISSION Alexey Pospehov told LetKnow.News.
EY and Blockchain Wine to put wine on a blockchain
Professional services firm EY is helping Blockchain Wine Pte. to develop a blockchain solution to track supply chain in the wine industry, the company announced in a press release. The TATTOO Wine Platform will be built on EY’s OpsChain, and it will utilise smart contracts to introduce transparency in wine distribution.
South Korean Internet Giant Kakao’s Blockchain Platform to Launch in June
Ground X, the blockchain arm of South Korean internet giant Kakao Corp, has announced the launch date of its own blockchain platform, a Cointelegraph correspondent learned at Consensus 2019 on May 13.
Hong Kong Fund’s Projected $400 Million Overstock Investment Ends With $5 Million Close
GSR Capital has finally closed on its investment in tZERO, Overstock.com’s security token trading platform, after months of delays and revisions to the deal.