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Estonia: Amendments to Anti-Money-Laundering Regulations Will Tighten Crypto Regulation
The Estonian Ministry of Finance will shortly add amendments to a recently-passed financial bill that are meant to "Tighten" crypto-related regulation, Estonian financial newspaper Äripäev reports Nov. 28.
Crypto Markets Meet December in Green, Bitcoin Trades Above $4,200
Bitcoin is down around 1.9 percent over the week, according to data from CoinMarketCap.
Amazon Presents Its Quasi-Blockchain Solution, Platform for Ethereum and Hyperledger Fabric
The company hence marked its further expansion into the field of blockchain technology, which started with blockchain-related patents and collaborations that Amazon has seemingly chose over working with cryptocurrencies, per se.
North Korean Hackers Move Onto Attacking Individuals After Exchanges Boost Security
The CEO of cybersecurity firm Cuvepia declared that his company detected over 30 attacks on crypto-bearing individuals probably carried out by North Korean hackers, English-language media site South China Morning Post reports Nov. 29.
Russia: Sberbank and Interros Group Conclude Blockchain-Based Foreign Exchange Repo Deal
Sberbank and Interros Group have carried out an over-the-counter OTC foreign exchange repurchase agreement transaction employing smart contracts on a blockchain, Reuters Russia reports Nov. 30.
How Silvergate Became the Leading Bank for Crypto Startups
It's been a long journey for Alan Lane since the Silvergate Bank CEO bought his first bitcoin in 2013.
Crypto Anarchists Are Building Tools to Resist the State in Eastern Europe
Citing new surveillance infrastructures, relentless taxation, and the adoption of blockchain by state actors, Luptak called for a return to the political vision that underpinned bitcoin at its inception - or what he calls a "Crypto renaissance."
Thai Securities Regulator Considers Various STO Classifications for Regulatory Framework
The deputy secretary of the Thai Securities and Exchanges Commission has declared that Thai-related Security Token Offerings launched in an international market break the law, English-language daily Bangkok Post reports Nov. 29.
Russian Crypto Bill Draft Pushed Back to First Reading for Significant Edits
Russia's cryptocurrency legislation, the draft bill "On Digital Financial Assets," has been sent back to the first reading stage for significant changes, Russian daily newspaper Kommersant reported Nov. 30.
TRON Ramping Up Privacy, Adopting zk-SNARKs from Zcash
In an interview, Justin Sun, the Founder and CEO of TRON, discusses how the platform will implement Zcash's zk-SNARKs cryptography in Q1 of 2019.
Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, December 1
BTC/USDContrary to our opinion, the pullback in Bitcoin did not even reach the 38.2 percent Fibonacci retracement level of $4,712.
Austrian Blockchain Center for Multidisciplinary Research Established in Vienna
The COMET Centers, which are coordinated by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency, have approved the Austrian Blockchain Center in Vienna, according to a Nov. 29 press release.
German Financial Watchdog Warns Public About Unauthorized Crypto Offering
The German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority issued a warning Nov. 29 that a firm called Platin Genesis DCC is not authorized or approved by the proper authorities.
Bitcoin Price Ends November With Worst Monthly Decline in 7 Years
Bitcoin just ended its worst-performing month in seven years.
Study: Crypto Coverage in Media Peaked Following Market Slump
A recent study by blockchain-oriented research firm Clovr found that cryptocurrency coverage in the mainstream media spikes when the market drops off.
Oldest Swiss University Awards Honorary Doctorate to Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin
The University of Basel has granted an honorary doctorate to Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, according to an official statement on the university's website today, Nov. 30.
Cyber Security Firm Check Point Research Reports of 'Evolving' Monero Cryptojacker
Cyber security firm Check Point Research has found that the KingMiner cryptojacker targeting cryptocurrency Monero is "Evolving," according to a company's blog post published Nov. 30.KingMiner was purportedly firstly detected in mid-June, subsequently evolving in two improved versions.
Satoshi Nakamoto's Account Posts on P2P Foundation Forum, Likely Hacked
In a curious incident today, Satoshi Nakamoto, the anonymous creator of Bitcoin, posted to the P2P Foundation Forums for the first time since 2011.
New ASUS Partnership Allows Users to Mine Crypto With Idle GPU Power
Taiwan-based tech giant ASUS has partnered with GPU mining platform Quantumcloud to allow users to mine crypto via their graphic cards, multinational tech media TechRadar reported Thursday, Nov. 30.According to the agreement, ASUS graphic cards owners will be able to mine crypto through Quantumcloud software and withdraw earnings using PayPal or Chinese app WeChat.
New Exchange to Offer Customizable Dashboards
ProBit says its platform is "Fast, robust and reliable" - helping to give its users an upper hand while trading.
VanEck, SolidX Make Case for Bitcoin ETF at Latest Meeting With US SEC
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has published a memorandum Nov. 28 of the latest meeting regarding a Bitcoin exchange-traded-fund proposal.
Steemit Lays Off 70% of Workforce, Hard Times Ahead
Blockchain-based social media platform Steemit is facing a crisis.
SEC Chairman: Investors Should Consider Lack of 'Safeguards' Before Investing in Crypto
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton reiterated his wary view of the crypto markets during an interview.
'Nour' and a New Friend: Satoshi Nakamoto's P2P Profile Makes New Post, Befriends User
"The most loving, affectionate and caring person you'll ever meet. Extremely smart, funny and sensitive. A bit lost, still figuring out what she wants in life and how to reach it. Stubborn and not willing to take other peoples advice. When she smiles she makes you forget all the problems you have, her hug will give you an assurance that you have never felt and will never do."
Bitcoin ETF Seekers Met With SEC Monday In Latest Pitch for Approval
Members of VanEck, SolidX and the Cboe BZX Exchange met with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission staff earlier this week to present a new argument on why the bitcoin market is ready for an exchange-traded fund.
Crypto Markets See Persistent Red, Bitcoin Briefly Dips Below $4K
Friday, Nov. 30 - After a short-lived spike earlier this week, the crypto markets are today back in the red, with virtually all of the top 20 cryptocurrencies seeing losses within a 4 and 10 percent range, as data from Coin360 shows.
New Crypto Mining Malware Seen to 'Evolve,' Say Researchers
Researchers at Israel-based cybersecurity firm Check Point Software Technologies say that a relatively new form of crypto mining malware, dubbed KingMiner, is "Evolving."
Belarus: High Tech Park Releases 'Complete Legal Regulations' for Cryptocurrencies
Belarus High-Technologies Park, a national special economic zone contributing to the IT business, has established the rules for the operation of the cryptocurrency market in the country, according to documents published by HTP Nov. 30.The regulatory documents define the requirements for various types of businesses related to cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings, as the general rules for industry regulations - Decree No. 8 "On the Development of the Digital Economy" - had already been signed last year.
Chinese Mining Giant Bitmain Releases 'Crypto Index' Tracking Bitcoin, 16 Altcoin Prices
Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain released several price indices Nov. 30, aiming to track the largest assets for both institutional and retail investors.
Vitalik Buterin Awarded Honorary Doctorate from University of Basel
The creator of ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, has just been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Basel.