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Santander Exec Claims Blockchain Success as Bank Redeems Ethereum-Issued Bond
Spanish banking multinational Santander has redeemed a bond worth $20 million that it issued on the public ethereum blockchain in September.
Danish Tax Agency Sends Warning Letters to Suspected Crypto Tax Evaders
Denmark's tax authority, the Skattestyrelsen, has been sending letters to cryptocurrency users it suspects of tax avoidance, demanding a range of information about their trading activities.
Nic Carter on Quadriga, Libra and Other Suspect Projects
Carter does believe crypto - especially bitcoin - will change the world for the better.
Ugandan Police Hold Director of Alleged $2.7M Crypto Ponzi Scheme
Ugandan police have seized Samson Lwanga, one of the directors of the alleged cryptocurrency pyramid scheme Dunamiscoins Resources Limited.
Accounting Advisor and Crypto Startup to Jointly Launch Crypto Tax Tool
Accounting advisor CPA.com and cryptocurrency accounting automation startup Lukka partnered to jointly launch a crypto asset tax preparation tool.
Ledger Live Adds Support For XTZ And Tezos Staking, Incorporating Software Features Into Hardware Wallets
Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has announced the latest version of its Ledger Live application, adding support for Tezos and Tezos staking.
ICC and Blockchain Firms Agree on $40B Funding for Climate Projects
The International Chamber of Commerce has partnered with a Singapore government-backed blockchain startup to reduce carbon emissions in commercial aviation.
Report: Denmark's Tax Agency Is Sending Tax Compliance Letters to Crypto Users
Denmark-based cryptocurrency users have begun receiving letters from the Danish tax agency, Skattestyrelsen, requesting that traders provide a full background of all their cryptocurrency transactions, sources informed Cointelegraph on Dec. 10.In its letters, Skat specifically asked crypto users to provide information about profits and losses for fiscal years 2016 to 2018, according to FIFO principles.
Bitcoin Halving Could Leave Price at $20K-$50K, Hedge Fund Manager Says
Bitcoin's scheduled mining-reward halving in May 2020 could leave prices for the cryptocurrency in a range between $20,000 and $50,000, according to a new estimate.
Saga Stablecoin Goes Live Backed By Basket of Fiat Currencies
Saga Monetary Technologies has finally launched its SGA stablecoin, and it's already planning to break away from its pegged basket of currencies.
Bitcoin Looks South After Strong Rejection Above $7,600
Bitcoin risks falling to key support near $7,087 with charts indicating bearish sentiment is still quite strong.
Crypto Gains New EU Stronghold as Sweden Approves Swiss ETP Startup
Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG has gained permission to offer its products to retail clients in the European Union.
Crypto Exchange BTSE Eyes $50M for Exchange Token Sale on Liquid Network
Multi-currency and spot/futures exchange BTSE plans to host the first-ever native exchange token sale based on a Bitcoin sidechain.
Ticketmaster Wants to Use Smart Contracts to Support Millions of Ticket Sales
Speaking at Elev8CON in Las Vegas on Dec. 9, Ticketmaster's vice president of blockchain products Sandy Khaund discussed the value smart contracts can bring to the ticketing industry, a market expected to reach over $6.23 billion by 2025.Khaund emphasized the notion that ticket providers should consider treating tickets like smart contracts in order to create scalability, seamless integration with other service providers and extensibility for new revenue opportunities.
Binance Defends Matic After Altcoin Dives 60% Due to 'Panic' by Whales
Ethereum based cryptocurrency payment network Matic has described as "Baseless" claims it manipulated the price of its token after it crashed 60% in minutes.
IDEG, Coinbase Custody Launch Bitcoin Trusts in Apparent First for Asia
Digital asset manager IDEG is launching what it claims are Asia's first Bitcoin trusts.
JPMorgan's Blockchain Network to Launch in Japan in Early 2020: Report
JPMorgan's blockchain-based payment network will launch in Japan in early 2020, Cointelegraph Japan reports on Dec. 10.
After Hard Fork, Ethereum Takes Second in China's Blockchain Rankings
China's state-backed tech workgroup has released its fifteenth blockchain technology assessment, in which it promoted Ethereum to second place after its recent hard fork.
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.