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Gap in Russian crypto regulations
Gap in Russian crypto regulations

Russia's massive surveillance of crypto currency transactions seems to have one key blind spot: There seems to be no responsibility for criminals who use digital resources to carry out illegal transactions.  On Thursday, the Russian Ministry of Finance proposed new amendments to the national c...

Published at: 2020-11-13


Deposit increase before Hard Fork
Deposit increase before Hard Fork

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) growers are struggling to get their coins to the stock exchange before the hard fork expected on November 15. According to Chainalysis, nearly 140 million dollars have been placed on the stock exchange over the past week, which makes a total of 300 million dollars in November. Si...

Published at: 2020-11-12


Blockchain as a tool for achieving sustainable development
Blockchain as a tool for achieving sustainable development

The World Economic Forum, or WEF, believes that blockchain is a key element of sustainable digital finance - a new paradigm that combines emerging technologies with environmentally conscious business models. In a new report published on Wednesday, Karin Oertli, Executive Director of UBS, lists bloc...

Published at: 2020-11-12


BigMac index in relation to Bitcoin
BigMac index in relation to Bitcoin

The last time Bitcoin's purchasing power was so high during the boom in 2017, when the digital currency peaked at nearly $20,000. December 17, 2017, 1 Bitcoin was worth 6,358.5 Big Mac.  The Bitcoin PPI is based on the famous Big Mac index, which was developed by The Economist in 1986 as a mea...

Published at: 2020-11-12


Bitcoin's reaction to the news of the COVID-19 vaccine
Bitcoin's reaction to the news of the COVID-19 vaccine

Bitcoin (BTC) fell sharply in price as the pharmaceutical company Pfizer, in collaboration with biotechnology company BioNTech, announced a breakthrough in its COVID-19 vaccine. Bitcoin fell by about $1,000, more than 6%, between 12:00 and 15:00 UTC from $15,800 to a low daily level of nearly $14,8...

Published at: 2020-11-10


Bitcoin: hash increased by over 40% in 48 hours
Bitcoin: hash increased by over 40% in 48 hours

The hash power of the Bitcoin network (BTC) has jumped by about 30% in the last 24 hours, which, if sustained, suggests that there may soon be a serious difficulty to adapt. The Bitcoin hash factor is currently 157.5 exahashes per second (EX/s) after a brief push over 160 EH/s. In the last 24 hours...

Published at: 2020-11-10


Stablecoin regulation in the UK?
Stablecoin regulation in the UK?

The UK Exchequer has revealed that it is developing proposals to regulate private stable coins, while exploring central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) as an alternative to cash. In an announcement published on November 9th British Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak noted the upcoming regulato...

Published at: 2020-11-10


Norway: consideration on CBDC
Norway: consideration on CBDC

During her speech on Thursday, Ida Wolden Bache, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Norway, described the decrease in cash payments, developing the Central Bank's Digital Currency, or CBDC.  "Only 4% of payments are now made in cash," said Bache in her speech at Finance Norway's Payments c...

Published at: 2020-11-09


New voting blockchain from Japan
New voting blockchain from Japan

Japanese company Layer X announced the development of an electronic voting system based on blockchain protocol as part of a broader "smart city" initiative by Tsukuba City. The Tokyo-based company said the new system will meet the technical needs of electronic voting, including the prevention of do...

Published at: 2020-11-09


Dynamic growth of crypto ATMs
Dynamic growth of crypto ATMs

In 2013, the world's first ever Bitcoin ATM debuted when Robocoin placed the machine in Vancouver café. Allowing clients to trade Bitcoin for cash and vice versa, the ATM saw $10,000 in BTC on the first day. Now that we are one month away from the end of 2020, the estimated number of crypto...

Published at: 2020-11-09


Top German football club with crypto cooperation
Top German football club with crypto cooperation

The top German football club Borussia Dortmund, or BVB, enters into long-term cooperation with the crypto trading platform Bybit.   Many highly successful international football clubs have already entered crypto space, usually as part of a range of fan tokens or blockchain-based fantasy socce...

Published at: 2020-11-06


Ambitious intentions of Nigeria
Ambitious intentions of Nigeria

The Director General of the National Agency for IT Development in Nigeria (NITDA) said the country has the potential to expect blockchain technology revenues of 6 to 10 billion dollars over the next ten years. As announced by NITDA on November 5, CEO Kashifu Inuwa spoke at a stakeholder meeting in...

Published at: 2020-11-06


American-Brazilian cooperation in crime prevention
American-Brazilian cooperation in crime prevention

According to Wednesday's report, the US Department of Justice intercepted $24 million in virtual currency at the official request of the Brazilian government. The Department of Justice, or DoJ, said that the Brazilian government had requested help in connection with a crypto fraud program called "O...

Published at: 2020-11-06


Bitcoin leverage record
Bitcoin leverage record

On November 4, the CryptoQuant data market aggregator published a graph showing Binance's estimated leverage ratio - open interest divided by Bitcoin's (BTC) reserves - pushed itself into new, omnipresent heights. The record was set on November 3, after the increase in open interest first exceeded...

Published at: 2020-11-05


A crypto supporter in the American Senate
A crypto supporter in the American Senate

Former Republican congresswoman and current Bitcoin owner Cynthia Lummis won a seat in the United States Senate against her democratic rival Merav Ben-David. According to Fortune's November 4 report, Lummis was an early Bitcoin (BTC) winner who first bought a crypto in 2013 with a tip from her son-...

Published at: 2020-11-05


Results of the presidential election in Blockchain
Results of the presidential election in Blockchain

The Associated Press agency publishes the results of the Ethereum and EOS Blockchains presidential elections of 3 November. As noted on the developer's website, which details access to AP Elections API, the results are invariably saved by Everipedia OraQle software in blockchain. While the results...

Published at: 2020-11-05


COVID-19 and its impact on the growth of the crypto donations
COVID-19 and its impact on the growth of the crypto donations

In the last three years, more and more non-profit organizations have started accepting crypto-based donations. According to Alex Wilson, co-founder of the crypto donor gate The Giving Block, the COVID-19 pandemic has pushed this trend further than ever before. Measures to prevent the pandemic began...

Published at: 2020-11-04


USA: prosecutor's office presses for a prison sentence for the founders of the Centra Tech
USA: prosecutor's office presses for a prison sentence for the founders of the Centra Tech

American federal prosecutors are pressing for a heavy prison sentence to be imposed on one of the founders of Centra Tech, the company that in 2017 created the notorious first coin offer (ICO), promoted by professional boxer Floyd Mayweather and musician DJ Khaled. In a statement of conviction made...

Published at: 2020-11-04


South Korea: significant changes on the crypto market
South Korea: significant changes on the crypto market

According to an announcement made by the Korean Financial Services Commission (FSC) on November 3, the providers of virtual assets in this country will no longer be able to handle any digital assets that involve a high risk of money laundering. These updates have been made within the framework of th...

Published at: 2020-11-04


Increased interest in Bitcoin in Cuba
Increased interest in Bitcoin in Cuba

Cuba is apparently observing an influx of Bitcoin (BTC) activities, as interest in Bitcoin is growing in this country. According to Google Trends, Cuba is currently ranked second in terms of Bitcoin interest in the last 30 days. The island nation is following Nigeria, which has been at the forefron...

Published at: 2020-11-03


CBDC Research in Australia
CBDC Research in Australia

As announced by The Reserve Bank of Australia, the RBA on November 2, the financial institution will work with the Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, the financial services company Perpetual and the software company ConsenSys on a project to explore the use of the central bank's wholesale d...

Published at: 2020-11-02


Crypto-trading company with new CEO and significant assumptions for the nearest future
Crypto-trading company with new CEO and significant assumptions for the nearest future

  The Smart Trade Coin platform has an increasing number of users. This has been associated with the growing interest in cryptocurrencies and trading. Due to this situation, the company begins to expand its services to markets where the interest in investing, trading, and cryptocurrencies is r...

Published at: 2020-10-30


The Uniswap community votes
The Uniswap community votes

The second ever proposal for the management of decentralised exchange within UNiswap (DEX) is more than halfway to a quorum with just over 30 hours to go. If this proposal is accepted, the 12,619 portfolio addresses that have interacted with Uniswap through the power of attorney agreement will rece...

Published at: 2020-10-30


The largest bank in Mongolia with crypto services
The largest bank in Mongolia with crypto services

Mongolia's largest bank will soon start offering crypto services, including custody, money orders, deposits, loans and crypto asset management. According to DDaily, Hexland, founded by former Samsung developers, and Delio, a white label technology company, have agreed to start working with the Ulan...

Published at: 2020-10-30


One of the world's largest asset managers continues to expand its global reach in the crypto industry
One of the world's largest asset managers continues to expand its global reach in the crypto industry

Fidelity Investments - one of the world's largest asset managers - continues to expand its global reach in the crypto industry through its specialized crypto subsidiary. According to the Bloomberg report of 29 October, Fidelity Digital Asset Services, the crypto asset management division of Fidelit...

Published at: 2020-10-30