19/08/19 10:22 UTC-4Exchanges
About 97% of South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges are on the verge of bankruptcy
Today, on August 19, it became known that over 97% of all South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges are on the verge of bankruptcy. According to CoinSpot, Coinnest became the first bankrupted exchange in South Korea. Other "low liquidity" exchanges will follow.
19/08/19 10:00 UTC-4Other
In his Twitter, Mike Tyson denied any involvement in the creation of the blockchain platform Fight to Fame. The media "attributed" him to the post of head of the committee of sports and competitions in the project.
19/08/19 08:00 UTC-4Other
Today, on August 19, TronWallet announced the soon-to-be service for Bitcoin in the mobile wallet version. According to a Twitter post, customers will soon be able to store the first cryptocurrency in Tron's wallets.
19/08/19 06:41 UTC-4Cryptocurrency
This weekend, the US House of Representatives stated that its delegation was going to visit Switzerland to discuss cryptocurrencies, the experience of implementing cryptocurrency payments, and Facebook’s Libra project.
19/08/19 05:50 UTC-4Cryptocurrency
Bakkt, a subsidiary of The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has announced the release of BTC physical delivery futures. The new financial instrument is due to appear on September 23 this year.
18/08/19 05:00 UTC-4Exchanges
The Ernst & Young audit company (E&Y) lost 103 BTC clients of the failed Quadriga crypto-exchange. At current prices, this is more than $1 million. Now users are thinking about how to return this money.
17/08/19 21:00 UTC-4Other
Moscow authorities ordered the development of a blockchain system for $860000. It should help automate the city's electronic services and optimize the trade in vegetables.
16/08/19 21:00 UTC-4Other
Ripple Xpring, an investment subsidiary, has provided 1 billion XRP Coil, a micropayment platform for content creators.
16/08/19 09:00 UTC-4Exchanges
Coinbase cryptocurrency exchange bought the institutional business of Xapo custodian. The amount of the transaction was not disclosed, but Coinbase promises to develop new types of "monetization of crypto-assets".
16/08/19 07:00 UTC-4Cryptocurrency
Yesterday, August 15, a prominent Wall Street analyst and co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors financial agency, Tom Lee, said he was confident in the imminent increase in the value of digital gold. According to an interview at Fox Business, by the end of 2019, cryptocurrency could hit a new historic high.
16/08/19 06:00 UTC-4Cryptocurrency
On August 15, the price of Bitcoin fell below the psychological mark of $10000. And the fear index reached the level of December 2018, when a protracted collapse in the cryptocurrency market began. But this did not stop the whales, who bought the asset for cheap.
16/08/19 05:00 UTC-4Mining
Cybersecurity-based Varonis announced the launch of the new Norman virus miner, which hides its presence on the task list. The report says that Norman was accidentally discovered during an audit of the attacked company.
16/08/19 05:00 UTC-4Exchanges
The Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange delisted 23 cryptocurrency pairs. According to the company’s official Twitter account, the pairs were removed due to low liquidity.
15/08/19 13:00 UTC-4Cryptocurrency
On the night of August 14 to August 15, the price of Bitcoin for the first time in a month fell below $10,000. Experts call several theories about the sharp movement of the course. Among them: the decision of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the exit of traders from the market and global uncertainty.
15/08/19 12:00 UTC-4Cryptocurrency
Attackers stole $4.26 billion from crypto-investors and crypto-business for the two quarters of 2019. Most of this amount – $ 3.1billion – fell on exit scams. This is stated in the report of the CipherTrace analytical company.