カテゴリー: cryptos

Six Fake Crypto Exchange Sites Busted by Ukraine’s Cyberpolice

Six Fake Crypto Exchange Sites Busted by Ukraine’s CyberpoliceThe cybercrime combating unit of the Ukrainian police has uncovered a network of fraudulent crypto trading websites. Four people are suspected of offering the fake online exchange services. They have maintained at least six platforms luring cryptocurrency traders with deceptive messages. Also read: Survey: 13% of Net-Savvy Ukrainians Own Cryptocurrencies Police on the Lookout for More […]

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BIS GM Argues New Cryptos Are “the Alchemy of the Age of Innovation”

BIS GM Argues New Cryptos are "the Alchemy of the Age of Innovation"The Bank of International Settlements (BIS), a transnational institution owned by and comprised of central banks that seeks to “fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks,” recently published its quarterly review of “International banking and financial market developments” for June 2018. The report includes an op-ed written by […]

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Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Coins for Drivers, Prisoners, and Conservationists

Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Coins for Drivers, Prisoners, and ConservationistsToday’s Bitcoin in Brief features several examples of digital coins entering all spheres of life. A leading German auto manufacturer has revealed its cars may soon be fitted with onboard cryptocurrency wallets. A company now offers crypto payments for inmates in prisons across America. And in South Africa, a new token will support rhino conservationists, […]

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Survey: 13% of Net-Savvy Ukrainians Own Cryptocurrencies

Survey: 13% of Net-Savvy Ukrainians Own CryptocurrenciesUkrainians are increasingly aware of cryptocurrencies, and 13 percent of those using the Internet own digital coins, according to a new survey. The total of the daily turnover on the three leading cryptocurrency exchanges in the country currently reaches $2 million USD.   Also read: Ukrainian Companies Mint 25 Coins, Raise $132 Million Majority of […]

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Survey: 13% of Net-Savvy Ukrainians Own Cryptocurrencies

Survey: 13% of Net-Savvy Ukrainians Own CryptocurrenciesUkrainians are increasingly aware of cryptocurrencies, and 13 percent of those using the Internet own digital coins, according to a new survey. The total of the daily turnover on the three leading cryptocurrency exchanges in the country currently reaches $2 million USD.   Also read: Ukrainian Companies Mint 25 Coins, Raise $132 Million Majority of […]

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Estonia Grants License to Crypto Trading Software Provider Ibinex

Estonia Grants License to Crypto Trading Software Provider IbinexIbinex, a company that specializes in white-label solutions for cryptocurrency exchanges, has obtained a license to operate in Estonia. Besides exchange services, it also plans to offer both hot and cold wallets within the regulatory framework of the tech-savvy, crypto-friendly Baltic nation. Also read: Estonia Grants Licenses for Wallet and Exchange Services to Coinmetro EU […]

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Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Thomson Reuters to Track Top 100 Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Thomson Reuters to Track Top 100 CryptocurrenciesThomson Reuters has expanded its sentiment data tracking service to cover the top 100 cryptocurrencies. You can find details about the TRMI 3.1 crypto sentiment package in our daily rubric, Bitcoin in Brief. Today’s edition also features other announcements crypto investors may find interesting. Some useful tools can help them develop dynamic strategies on the […]

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Reserve Bank of India Admits Issuing Crypto Ban Without Research

Reserve Bank of India Admits Issuing Crypto Ban Without ResearchRBI, the central bank of India, has not made a proper effort to thoroughly research the nature and usage of cryptocurrencies before issuing its crypto ban. This is according to a reply sent by the bank to a Right to Information query filed by a lawyer. Copies of the communication have been distributed on social […]

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The Daily: Swiss Vote on “Sovereign Money”, Russian Banker Against Crypto Ban

Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Switzerland Votes on “Sovereign Money” Referendum, Russian Banker Warns Against Crypto BanSwiss voters will decide this Sunday whether to turn back on fractional-reserve banking and support a “sovereign money” concept for the nation’s finances. Proponents of the initiative prescribe deeper centralization to remedy the shortcomings of the traditional financial system – a vision quite different from the decentralization that came with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, following the […]

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Putin: Cryptocurrency Has Its Place, No State Can Have Own Crypto

Putin: Cryptocurrency Has Its Place, No State Can Have Own CryptoCryptocurrency has its place in the world and Russia should carefully consider when and how to take part in the process of its development, Vladimir Putin said in his annual Q&A session with Russian citizens. The president noted that “by definition” neither Russia, nor any other country could have a national cryptocurrency. Putin also mentioned the […]

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