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Swiss Startup Amun Wins Regulatory Approval to Sell Crypto-ETPs to EU Retailers
Swiss financial startup Amun has won an approval from the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority to widen its offering of crypto-based financial products to retail investors in the European Union.
Nayuta Claims Its Android Lightning Wallet Is the First to Build in a Bitcoin Full Node
Japan-based startup Nayuta has released what it says is the first lightning network wallet with a built-in bitcoin "Full node."
Bitmain Shifts Miner Sales Tactics, Betting Big on Bitcoin Halving Pump
Bitcoin mining colossus Bitmain has rejiggered its sales strategy to reverse a decline in market share following the return of co-founder Jihan Wu to the company's helm.
The Marshall Islands' National Crypto Was Inspired by Work of Block.One
It has been almost a year since the Republic of the Marshall Islands unveiled the development of its national digital currency dubbed Sovereign.
LedgerX Places Founders On Leave Following Public CFTC Woes
The board of directors of Ledger Holdings, Inc., parent company to LedgerX, announced that co-founders Paul and Juthica Chou have been placed on administrative leave, effective immediately.
Bakkt's cash-settled BTC futures launch with promising volume
The much-awaited Bitcoin cash-settled monthly futures from Bakkt launched on Dec. 9, recording a volume of 1250 BTC at press time.
LedgerX Places Founders on Administrative Leave After Tussle With CFTC
LedgerX CEO and COO Paul and Juthica Chou are no longer running the company they founded.
New Mac Malware Hides in Memory and Masquerades as a Crypto App
So-called "Fileless" malware is infecting Mac OS machines by hiding in memory and never touching files or drives.
BTSE Exchange Plans $50M Token Raise on Blockstream's Ethereum Rival Liquid
BTSE, a Dubai-based cryptocurrency exchange, is looking to raise $50 million in one of the first token offerings on the Liquid Network, the parallel system to bitcoin created by startup Blockstream.
Telegram Investor Documents Say BNY Mellon, Credit Suisse Helped Process $1.7B ICO
Telegram told investors it was using Wall Street megabanks BNY Mellon and Credit Suisse to move and store fiat currency raised in last year's blockchain token sale, court filings show.
10 Key Things to Consider When Choosing a Crypto Exchange
Choosing the right cryptocurrency exchange may be one of the most important initial tasks an interested trader or investor must complete.
Binance's Partner Allows Users to Buy Crypto with Credit Card in JPY and CAD
Israeli-based fintech and cryptocurrency firm Simplex now supports two new fiat currencies - the Japanese yen and the Canadian dollar.
It's All About $7,400 for Bitcoin Price as a Big Move Is Now Imminent
Bitcoin closed the week slightly above $7,500 up 1.56%, which marks the first positive week since the close of the first week of August.
EToro to Issue Debit Cards Starting Q2 2020
Multi-asset investment platform and social network eToro is allegedly planning to launch a debit card in the second quarter of 2020.On Dec. 9, Business Insider reported that the United Kingdom-based digital asset trading platform's 12 million users will be able to spend their earnings via a debit card, planned for launch in Q2 of next year.
China's Central Bank Uses Blockchain to Issue $2.8B Worth of Financial Bonds
The adoption rate of blockchain technology in China continues to impress as the People's Bank of China has reportedly issued 20 billion yuan in blockchain-based special financial bonds for small and micro enterprises.
Coinmine CEO talks crypto mining and why good user experience is so important for adoption
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LocalBitcoins volumes hit all-time-high in Argentina after Trump tariff announcement
Trade volumes on LocalBitcoins have hit a new all-time-high in Argentina, having spiked days after President Trump's announcement that the U.S. intends to place tariffs on Argentinian metal imports.
Richard Heart's HEX token raises concerns in the crypto community
HEX, a new cryptocurrency that claims to be the first high-interest blockchain certificate of deposit, is facing significant backlash after different analysts argue that the project was launched mainly to enrich its founder.
Nvidia Battles Shareholders in Lawsuit Over Crypto Miner Claims
Chip making giant Nvidia has been making its case for why a court should throw out a lawsuit alleging it misled investors over cryptocurrency mining demand for its graphics cards.
2020 Could See First Central Bank Digital Currencies
With today's markets mostly down, we're talking bitcoin's first golden cross in more than three years, "Central Bank Digital Currencies" and a behind-the-scenes look at internal Telegram communications exposed by the SEC.Tune in as CoinDesk podcasts editor Adam B. Levine and senior markets reporter Brad Keoun run down recent action in the markets, interesting longer-term trends and some of the most important crypto industry developments of the day.
Cryptojacking Malware Devs Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison
Two members of the prolific Romanian hacker gang Bayrob Group were sentenced to two decades in U.S. prison apiece after their malware mined crypto on 400,000 infected computers.
US SEC Seeks to Reopen Case Against Bitcoin Fraudster, Seeks Penalties
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has filed to reopen a case against Bitcoin fraudster Renwick Haddow as he has not resolved the regulator's claims for monetary relief against him.
A Reality Check: Blockchain and DLT in International Trade
To help shed light on the intricate workings of the technology and the role that it is playing in the international trade industry, Trade Finance Global partnered up with the World Trade Organization earlier this month to produce a 56-page report titled "Blockchain & DLT in Trade: A Reality Check," endorsed by the International Chamber of Commerce.
Huobi's US-Based Crypto Trading Platform HBUS Ceases Operations
The move comes right after Huobi Global announced that it would freeze all U.S. customers' accounts by mid-November.
Price Analysis 09/12: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, EOS, BNB, BSV, XLM, XTZ
We expect another attempt by the buyers to push the price above the 20-day EMA and the overhead resistance of $7,856.
Binance Futures Hits $2.7B All-Time High as Firm Adds Futures on iOS
Binance, the second-biggest cryptocurrency exchange by daily trading volume at press time, now supports Bitcoin futures trading on its new iOS app.
Ethereum could soon enable thousands of transactions per second
Over the weekend, Ethereum went through a significant software upgrade, dubbed Istanbul.
The Safello Story: Smaller Crypto Exchanges Must Partner to Survive
In the dog-eat-dog world of cryptocurrency exchanges, smaller startups that don't attract the volume of megaliths like Binance, Coinbase and Kraken must band together to survive turbulent market cycles.
Brazilian Police Bust Alleged Crypto Fraud That Cost Investors $360M
Brazilian police have shut down a purported bitcoin investment scheme they allege stole 1.5 billion Brazilian reals.
Bakkt Goes Live With Options, Cash-Settled Futures Products
Bakkt COO Adam White at CoinDesk's Invest NYC 2019.Barely three months after launching its long-anticipated physically settled bitcoin futures product, the Intercontinental Exchange's Bakkt has gone live with its bitcoin options and cash-settled futures contracts.