TD Ameritrade is a financial services company and provides a trading platform through which users can trade stocks, mutual funds, investments, and much more. TD Ameritrade has reportedly around 11 million users.
According to a document published on the Russian President’s official website, Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian Government to adopt cryptocurrency regulations by July 1st this year. The move will help Russia crypto adoption.
Canada’s largest crypto exchange Coinsquare has acquired the StellarX DEX according to a press release published yesterday.
As of yesterday, users using a Coinbase Wallet can now back up an encrypted version of their private keys to their personal cloud storage account. These accounts include either iCloud or Google Drive. Coinbase released this announcement via its personal blog yesterday.
Hong Kong blockchain week is right around the corner! Hybrid Summit has decided to host its annual event in China this year. Last year, the blockchain-centered educational event was held in Bangkok Thailand and in 2017, it was held in Studio City, Macau. Hybrid Summit 2019 will be held on March 7th at the AsiaWorld Expo.
According to Bloomberg, renowned digital asset firm Morgan Creek Digital has successfully closed a new $40 million blockchain-specific venture capital fund. It has done this because of major contributions from two US public pensions.
One of the Philippines largest banks, Union Bank, is set to launch the first two-way crypto ATMs in the country.
A new Bitcoin (BTC) scam website has emerged. Back in 2017, when the cryptocurrency market hit mainstream news, scam sites began blowing up. Since everyone was so desperate to get their hands on digital currency or invest in a project that could give them 10X the return, the scammers often won. Now, cryptocurrency investors are much more cautious, and this new fake Bakkt website was easily identified.
Web browser Opera announced earlier today that Android users can now buy Ethereum (ETH) directly from its browser wallet.
According to financial news outlet Cheddar, Facebook has acquired a blockchain startup called Chainspace.
The BitTorrent Token (BTT) sale on Binance took place yesterday. In under 15 minutes, $7.1 million was raised, selling 50 billion BTT token. Binance announced the conclusion of the sale via an official blog post on their website.
An alleged global scamming scheme called ‘Bitcoin Revolution’ is doing the rounds and traders are being warned not to fall for it.
US entrepreneur and crypto enthusiast John McAfee has fled the United States to conduct his 2020 presidential campaign.
Japan’s GMO Internet Group has published a report on its in-house crypto mining operations. The IT giant confirmed that it took a steep hit in its overall GMO mining revenue. However, it steadily increased its monthly BTC mining rewards.
Ten financial and tech companies have come together to establish an Association for Digital Asset Markets or ‘ADAM.’ The groups aim is to create a “code of conduct” for the cryptocurrency sector.
In today’s edition of Crypto News, we’ll cover why Bitcoin mining is expected to get a lot more expensive in Norway in 2019 and the details of the crypto market hitting its 10-day low.
As Bitcoin continues to slide past the $4,500 mark, bullish investors need something to hold onto. Bakkt is trying to give it to them.
SC Johnson has just announced that it has teamed up with Plastic Bank to reduce the global ocean plastic crisis happening around the world. The companies are currently trying to increase recycling rates in impoverished …
Two of the largest companies in the cryptocurrency space, Circle and Coinbase, have joined forces to establish their own stablecoin, the USDC, or USD Coin. The tech startup companies are calling their joint venture the …
Nicolas Maduro, Venezuela’s president, called on workers in his country to save money in gold and his cryptocurrency ‘The Petro’ during a salary shake-up Thursday. According to the local news source Noticiero Digital, in the …
According to coinmarketcap.com, there are two top coins today. In the top 100, leading the pack and standing out for their double-digit gains are Tezos and DigixDAO. In 24 hours, both …
A Swedish company wants to make crypto online transactions as simple and as safe as using PayPal. But can such a feat be accomplished in such a volatile marketplace? Crypto Online Transactions The …
Circle launches Collections, a new addition to Circle’s crypto investment app. Circle Launches Collections A few months ago, Circle debuted ‘Buy the Market.’ It was a way for its customers to buy the …
It’s the first of its kind. According to Forbes, a luxury condo development in Manhattan, which is valued at more than $30 million, will be tokenized on the worldwide Ethereum blockchain, making the luxury condo …
The blockchain payment company Veem just announced it has closed a $25 million funding round. The company closed its Series B funding round back in 2017. Veem states that Goldman Sachs and Google Ventures led …
Big news has just been announced regarding the Google cryptocurrency ad ban. CNBC reported this morning that Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is lifting its ban on some cryptocurrency-related advertising and plans to allow regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to …
Juventus soccer club is giving fans something different to shout about. The Italian soccer club announced today that it will launch its own fan token. Rival Paris Saint-Germain made a similar announcement two …
Venezuela’s president, Nicolas Maduro, just made a bold statement regarding his oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro Coin. The Petro Coin Maduro appeared on the national VTV channel today and delivered a speech about his …
Plans for LINE’s token-powered ecosystem have been unveiled. The messaging app giant from Japan announced its new venture at CoinDesk’s Consensus: Singapore event this morning. LINE’s plans are ambitious; it wants to launch …
Japan just received some crypto-positive news, as a Chinese blockchain company just unveiled it’s working on a yen-backed cryptocurrency. Crypto in Japan has always been widely accepted, but it is quite the opposite in China—the …
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover the details of the SpaceX engineer’s new crypto exchange and what Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister said about crypto lately.
The cryptomarket is fumbling at the moment. The reason could be the SEC’s decision to cease trading on two exchange-traded notes or ETN’s.
In today’s edition of crypto daily news, we’ll look at a new survey that shows that 80% of Americans have heard of Bitcoin, as well as at the details of Twitter looking in blockchain technology.
In today’s edition of crypto daily news, we’ll look at a new survey that shows that 80% of Americans have heard of Bitcoin, as well as at the details of Twitter looking in blockchain technology. …
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover the details of the Chinese Central Bank launching its blockchain platform and Robinhood launching candlestick charts on its app.
China may be doing all it can to suppress cryptocurrencies, but South Korea is going the opposite way. Specifically, in its Gyeongsangbuk-do Province. But what’s going on? Well, according to sources, officials are partnering with …
Two days ago, Venezuela’s President, Nicolás Maduro, ordered the nation’s banks to adopt the Petro digital currency, so now Venezuelan banks must accept Petro. In a bid to reform the nation and alleviate …
Digital asset minding company Kingdom Trust announced today that it has secured insurance coverage through Lloyd’s of London. The insurance is to protect investor assets against theft, destruction, and loss.
The Kik mobile messaging service announced back in May 2017, that it would be launching a new cryptocurrency named Kin as the first step to developing its Kin ecosystem; a decentralized ecosystem of digital services. …
Bitcoin has recruited another influential bull in the form of Robert Kiyosaki—author of the famous financial self-help book Rich Dad, Poor Dad. Kiyosaki has declared Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general, as the “currencies of the …
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover the World Bank preparing to launch the world’s first blockchain bond and why Facebook executive David Marcus is stepping down from Coinbase.
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover Microsoft’s latest tech that runs on the Ethereum network and OKEx’s troubles launching its Bitcoin (BTC) futures.
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover Barclays’ denial of any form of cryptocurrency projects, the number of Bitcoin (BTC) ATMs currently distributed around the world, and Ethereum Classic’s status on Coinbase Pro. …
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover why Bithumb has dropped nearly 40% in its trade volume and why Bitcoin (BTC) was unaffected by the NYSE news.
TravelbyBit: In a move to try and boost tourism in Australia’s second-largest state, Queensland, the residing government has proposed it will back a local crypto payments startup using its new ‘Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas’ grant. …
There are numerous people and groups in the crypto industry that want a crypto ETF. The Gemini exchange is one, and BitWise is another. Over the weekend, the CEO of Fatfish Internet Group joined the conversation. But is there a crypto ETF coming soon, or is this false hope? After all, the SEC has a different opinion.
In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover the crypto market taking a hit after an SEC ruling, and the CEM announcing that altcoin futures aren’t going to be released anytime soon.
Formerly known as Moneybookers, the popular online payment operator Skrill has just announced big news in the crypto space. Skrill adds coins, including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Litecoin (LTC).
Yesterday, bulls charged the crypto market, which caused Bitcoin to add $9B to its market capitalization in less than thirty minutes. But the Fed chairman on crypto is swinging the opposite way.
The King has left the hedge fund building. Now, Steven Cohen, otherwise known as the ‘Hedge Fund King’, has entered the world of cryptocurrency. Yes, the headlines are true: Steven Cohen invests in a crypto hedge fund.
It’s only been four months since the last MyEtherWallet hack, but the crypto wallet platform is at the center of yet another security breach. This time, however, the breach involves the Hola VPN.
A crucial month for cryptocurrency: John McAfee has predicted a 100% Bitcoin price (BTC) growth. Is it turning into reality? John McAfee, the founder of McAfee Software, has recently made a bold claim that Bitcoin price could trade at around the $15,000 mark in June.
Bitcoin Cash price (BCH) rebounded from a one-month-low of $890 amid a broader market rally. The fourth largest coin rose at a double-digit rate in Tuesday’s trade and is increasing at a mid-single digital rate today. The BCH coin trades above $1K today – with the market cap of $17.4 billion. The coin gets the majority of volume from the Asian markets.
The Cryptocurrency markets have been struggling to create a solid bull-run. There’s been a lack of support from market fundamentals and the total market capitalization fell to $300 billion earlier today for the first time in the last six weeks.
The week is over, as is Consensus 2018 and NYC Blockchain Week, so there is a lot to reflect on. Without further adieu, here is this week’s trending crypto news!
Crypto Adoption in Australia: The Australian government’s work to prevent tax evasion is growing. Efforts seem to be moving towards a gradual decline in cash availability, which represents an essential opportunity of growth for cryptos and alternative means of payment.
Crypto scams are not new. In fact, we have seen many this year. It’s a recognized problem within the crypto space, and now it appears one British finance behemoth has had enough. Now, Martin Lewis is suing Facebook. Lewis has had enough of Facebook acting as the platform in which crypto scams are performed. Especially scams that use his name and his face.
Litecoin’s speed and cost-effectiveness were displayed only a few hours ago and has given weight once again to the idea that “Cryptocurrencies will replace traditional money transactions in the future”. This statement is often repeated by enthusiasts every day but is ridiculed by supporters of conventional monetary systems.
The cryptomarket has entered most sectors – from charity to gaming to banking, the use of blockchain and cryptocurrencies have been incorporated in many areas. However, there has been one sector left out (perhaps because of legal fears); the market for children. Children and cryptocurrency is a taboo that many have refrained from discussing, but nevertheless, a team of developers and designers have created Pigzbe: “A piggy-wallet powered by Wollo, a family-friendly cryptocurrency.”
What hasn’t cryptocurrency taken over yet? For one thing, vehicles, but this may not be the case for long. Vehicle manufacturer Ford Motor Company wants to use cryptocurrency technology to infiltrate cars so that they can communicate with each other while driving.
Although Ripple (XRP) has lost more than half of its value in the last couple of weeks, the digital currency continues impressing investors and companies with its unique features and the potential to make cross-border payments in a faster way than any other digital currency. Currently trading around a price of $1.35, Ripple is down significantly from its all-time high of $3.80.
KYC – Know Your Customer: for the security of the business and the customer – but how safe is it really?
The cryptocurrency market has lost over $100 billion dollars overnight and Bitcoin (BTC) and many altcoins have lost close to 40% in value. Many new cryptocurrency investors have begun to panic and are frantically searching for an explanation. The chart below depicts a trending sell off the past four years around the ramp up to the Chinese New Year.
Bitcoin dropped and people panicked. Now, several crypto exchanges, specifically those in South Korea, are in danger of being shut down and people are panicking again. Either way you cut it, people are concerned they’re about to lose all the money they’ve invested in cryptocurrencies – and that’s a lot of money.
Coinbase has become the go-to cryptocurrency exchange and is said to have been the center of driving up the value of Bitcoin lately. While there are many other cryptocurrency exchanges around the world, Coinbase has become the center for the average-joe American digital currency trade. No company on the market has made the buying/selling process more simple, let alone the signing up and linking your bank account process. Back in January of this year, there were 5.5 million accounts opening on the website and as of today, there are over 13.3 million.
The U.S’s second-largest bank, Bank of America, has now entered in the cryptocurrency space by being awarded a digital currency exchange system patent.
Yesterday, CoinBase lost a year-long battle with the IRS and is now having to turn over the records of its users.