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Malaysian MP Urges Gov't to Create Regulations Before Approving Political Funding Coin
A Malaysian Member of Parliament has urged the government to implement proper cryptocurrency regulations before undertaking the Harapan Coin cryptocurrency project, local English-language news daily the Star reported Nov. 14.Launched by "a group of patriotic and concerned Malaysian citizens, within and outside of Malaysia," Harapan Coin claims to be the world's first political fundraising platform deploying cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
New York Digital Investment Group Subsidiary Acquires New York BitLicense
The New York State Department of Financial Services has granted a BitLicense to NYDIG Execution, according to an official DFS announcement published Nov. 14.NYDIG Execution, a subsidiary of the New York Digital Investment Group LLC, is now legally authorized to operate cryptocurrency-related business and to conduct money transmissions.
Spanish Telecoms Operator Partners With IBM to Manage International Calls With Blockchain
IBM and major Spanish telecommunications firm Telefónica have partnered to apply blockchain technology to managing international mobile phone call traffic, per a press release shred with Cointelegraph Nov. 14.Telefónica is the seventh largest telecom company in the world by market capitalization, valued at $51 billion according to Forbes.
The Crypto Market Just Fell to a New 2018 Low
Bitcoin sank to its lowest price in over a year on Wednesday, with the prices of other major cryptocurrencies falling alongside it.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, Nov. 14
ETH/USDThough Ethereum broke below the immediate support at $188.35, it did not slide through the Sept. 12 intraday lows of $167.32.
Bitcoin Plunges to $5400: 12 Month Low, Market Sheds $25 Billion
The enormous drop in price appears to be driven by major Bitcoin and derivatives exchange BitMEX, representing 34 percent of 24-hour market volume.
Markets See Massive Sell-Off, Bitcoin Dips Below $5,600 for the First Time in 2018
Nov. 14: Crypto markets have suffered sharp losses over the past several hours.
Volatility Should Not Hold Investors Back from Accepting Cryptocurrency as an Asset Class in Asia
Asia's traditional financial market has begun to recognize the investment merits of cryptocurrencies and its potential to be accepted as a formal asset class.
How to Watch the Bitcoin Cash Fork As It Happens
The most contentious hard fork in bitcoin cash's one-year history is happening Thursday.
'Instant Money Transfers With Low Fees': New Platform is Challenging Better-Known Rivals
A digital money platform is challenging rivals by offering instant transfers from a greater number of cryptocurrencies, fiat currencies, and commodities - all with the ambition of reducing the seemingly endless costs and fees customers face.
China: Insurance Giant Ping An, Sanya City Gov't to Build 'Smart City' with Blockchain
China's Ping An Insurance Group, one of the world's largest insurance corporations, and the Sanya municipal government signed a strategic cooperation agreement for "Smart City" construction.
US Fast-Casual Salad Chain Sweetgreen to Use Blockchain in Food Supply Tracking
U.S. fast-casual salad chain Sweetgreen has announced a second funding round to raise $200 million, mentioning blockchain among its key development areas, according to a press release published Tuesday, Nov. 13.
OKEx Notes Early Delivery of BCH Futures After Trading Stop to Avoid Market Manipulation
The world's current biggest crypto exchange OKEx has announced early delivery of Bitcoin Cash futures contracts immediately after trading stop time today, Nov. 14, according a press release shared with Cointelegraph.
October ICO Market Overview: Trends, Capitalization, Localization, Success Rate
The ICOmeter aims to provide the accurate and concise information about the development of the ICO market in the previous month, and its relation to the all-time statistics.
Report: France Accounts for Minor Part of Global ICO Market, While US Leads the Industry
The Initial Coin Offering industry in France represents a minor part of the global ICO market, according to a report on ICOs released by French financial markets regulator AMF today, Nov. 14.
$5 Trln FX Settlement Giant CLS to Launch Blockchain-Based Netting Service 'Within Days'
Forex exchange settlement giant CLS will launch its IBM blockchain-powered netting service within "a matter of days," according to Chief Strategy Officer Alan Manquard.
New York Regulators Have Granted Their 14th Crypto License
The New York State Department of Financial Services has just issued a new BitLicense to the New York Digital Investment Group, allowing it to offer crypto-related services in the Empire State.
Swiss Stock Exchange: Blockchain-Based Exchanges Will Replace Traditional Ones in 10 Years
Digital exchanges based on blockchain technology will completely replace traditional ones in ten years, Thomas Zeeb of Swiss leading stock exchange SIX told Reuters Wednesday, Nov. 14."The existing system could be completely replaced by the digital exchange in about 10 years," said Zeeb, who is leading the securities and exchanges department at SIX. "The moment that brokers, banks, insurance companies and big asset managers really see the cost advantages , they'll move relatively quickly," he further added.
Thailand's Democrat Party Holds First Ever Election Vote with Blockchain Technology
Thailand's main opposition Democrat Party has become the first in the world to use blockchain technology in a live electronic voting system involving more than 120,000 voters for its primary election, Zcoin announced in a press release on Nov. 13.Thailand Becomes a Leader in Blockchain Adoption.
Below $5,700: Bitcoin Plunges to Lowest Price in Over 12 Months
Bitcoin fell to its lowest price in over 12 months on Wednesday amid a broader cryptocurrency market sell-off.
CoinDesk Launches the Crypto-Economics Explorer, A New Way to Visualize Crypto Assets
The BPI has established itself as a gold standard for journalists, researchers and investors, while bitcoin, the world's oldest and most valuable crypto asset, has birthed a new economy.
Crypto Traders Now See No Winner in Bitcoin Cash Fork
Early trading indicates crypto investors may no longer believe Bitcoin ABC, today the dominant software used to run the bitcoin cash blockchain, will hold on to its leading position following an expected fork tomorrow.
Kik Selects Stellar Over Ethereum for Token Launch
Messenger app maker Kik is quitting ethereum for good as it continues to develop its cryptocurrency, dubbed kin.
IBM Exec: CBDCs Can Alleviate Risks That Contributed to 2008 Financial Crash
Stanley Yong, global lead for central bank digital currency solutions at IBM, has said that CBDCs can help to mitigate the risks that contributed to the 2008 financial crash.
Bitcoin Veteran Jameson Lopp Named CTO of Crypto Startup Casa
Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Casa has elevated Jameson Lopp to CTO eight months after he joined the crypto custody solutions startup as an infrastructure engineer.
South Korea: Messaging Giant Kakao, Stablecoin Terra Partner for Blockchain Payment System
Kakao Corp, a major Internet conglomerate and service provider for popular South Korean messaging app KakaoTalk, and a new stablecoin project, dubbed Terra, have signed a partnership agreement to develop the latter's blockchain-based payment system, English-language news outlet The Korea Times reported Nov. 14.
Japan: Tokyo Police Arrest 8 Men Allegedly Involved in $68 Million Crypto Pyramid Scheme
Tokyo police have arrested eight men that are suspected of collecting a total amount of $68.4 million in cash and cryptocurrency using a pyramid scheme, Japanese daily newspaper Asahi Shimbun reports Wednesday, Nov. 14.
Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises $20 Million From IDG, Matrix, Neo Global
Singapore-based crypto exchange KuCoin has raised $20 million in Series A funding backed by IDG Capital, Matrix Partners and Neo Global Capital.
The $799 Coinmine One Will Look Like an Xbox and Mint Crypto Money
Try as startups might, crypto mining hasn't yet had an everyman device.
Binance Volumes Down 90% from January, CZ Still Bullish
Despite having watched Binance trade volumes shrink a cool 90 percent since January, CEO Changpeng 'CZ' Zhao says his market-leading exchange is firing on all cylinders.