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June 26, 2019

Ripple Deal Could Make XRP Cryptocurrency Compliant With FATF Anti-Money-Laundering Rules

Brad Garlinghouse, chief executive officer Ripple. © 2017 Bloomberg Finance LP Ripple, the largest single owner of the XRP cryptocurrency (currently valued at $20 billion), has signed a deal with regulation technology startup Coinfirm, to shine new light on how the third-largest cryptocurrency is being used. Among the new anti-money-laundering (AML) information Coinfirm will provide […]

June 26, 2019

LedgerX beats NASDAQ and ICE to the retail cryptocurrency futures market

Once upon a time, this is how they would trade futures (via Wikicommons) Updated at 3:43 p.m. on June 25 to add comments from LedgerX CEO Paul Chou. The first American cryptocurrency futures exchange open to individual traders has finally been given the O.K. from regulators. The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced on […]

June 26, 2019

What Everyone Should Know About Facebook’s Foray Into Cryptocurrency

photo credit: Getty Getty Even though the company continues to perform well financially, the past few years have undoubtedly been the roughest in Facebook’s history. From its manipulation by Russia during the 2016 U.S. election to multiple breaches of consumer privacy and trust, the company is struggling to demonstrate that it deserves the trust placed […]

June 26, 2019

SEC sues messaging app Kik for its $100 million cryptocurrency offering

Scott Mlyn | CNBC The Securities and Exchange Commission has filed a $100 million lawsuit against Canadian social-media startup Kik Interactive for selling unregistered tokens in one of the most high-profile cryptocurrency crackdowns yet. The top financial watchdog in the U.S. accused Kik, which launched a digital currency to be traded within its messaging app, […]

June 26, 2019

Globalcoin: Everything We Know About Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

The world’s biggest social media company appears dead-set on launching its own cryptocurrency. Facebook has yet to announce much on its plans publicly, but media reports on its crypto ambitions have emerged over the past six months, painting a partial picture of how the social network wants to capitalize on blockchain technology. In short, a […]

June 26, 2019

Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Investment A ‘Once-In-A-Generation Opportunity’

Bitcoin, which has exploded back into the public consciousness over the last few weeks following a huge surge in the bitcoin price , has again captured the attention of some of the world’s biggest investors and traders . The bitcoin price, which began the year at under $4,000 per bitcoin, has soared to highs of […]

June 26, 2019

How To Tell If Your Cryptocurrency Will Go Bust

© 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP Cryptocurrencies, though a reasonably recent phenomena, are starting to attract the attention to academics. A recent paper from researchers at the University of Vaasa in Finland looks at the chances of a cryptocurrency defaulting. This is important because over 2,000 cryptocurrencies have launched. However, only a small portion of those […]

June 26, 2019

Coin Source Will Bring Dai to Its ATM Users

Stable currencies are all the rage as of late, primarily because they aren’t prone to the price swings and volatility one often witnesses with mainstream digital assets such as Ethereum and Litecoin. If you want to invest in crypto but are nervous about the prospects, stable currencies could be the answer. Now, they’re earning an […]

June 26, 2019

How cryptocurrency space is evolving

The fourth industrial revolution, which leverages on these emerging technologies, is here with us and we cannot stop it. FILE PHOTO | NMG WhatsApp, one of Facebook’s products, is perhaps the greatest social media gift to Kenyans. Often used in combination with M-Pesa, it has become a crowd-funding platform for many social problems ranging from […]

June 26, 2019

Bitcoin on 18-month high as Facebook’s Libra sparks fresh interest in cryptocurrency

Bitcoin reached to an 18-month high on Wednesday, as a result of restless investors looking for safety in alternative investments and expectations from Facebook’s Libra which could turn cryptocurrencies mainstream, a surge analyst said. After a distressing 2018, it seems investors are back into market for digital currencies. The world’s biggest cryptocurrency is now up […]