Market review, April 16, 2019
The operator of cryptocurrency derivatives LedgerX plans to become the first American company offering bitcoin futures contracts on terms of real calculations in the blockchain. The company announced that it has applied for a Designated Contract ...
Market review, April 11, 2019
Coinbase has announced the launch of Visa debit cards with the option of paying for goods using cryptocurrencies directly from the user's account on the exchange. Coinbase Card will allow you to use bitcoin, ethereum and other cryptocurrencies ...
Market review, April 10, 2019
Opera has officially released its PC browser version with a built-in cryptocurrency wallet for Mac, Windows and Linux operating systems. A browser called Reborn 3 is now available to everyone, as the company reported in its blog. The software ...
Market review, April 9, 2019
The world's largest social network Facebook is going to attract third-party funding in the amount of $1 billion to develop its own cryptocurrency. NY Times reporter Nathaniel Popper, referring to his own sources, published a series of notes ...
Market review, April 5, 2019
Exchange traded products (ETP), tied to the price of XRP and LTC, have been launched on the platform of the Nordic Growth Market - a branch of the Stuttgart Stock Exchange. XBT Provider based in Stockholm began to launch investment products ...
Market review, April 3, 2019
PayPal, an online payment giant, made its first investment in a blockchain technology company, Cambridge Blockchain. PayPal contributed to the A series of the Cambridge Blockchain financing - a startup that helps financial institutions and ...
Market review, April 2, 2019
Kyiv authorities are reviewing the benefits of accepting payments in Bitcoin in the city’s public transport system. This step is part of efforts to modernize the public transport infrastructure in Kyiv in order to meet the standards established ...
Market review, April 1, 2019
Coinbase cryptocurrency exchange offers institutional investors the opportunity to earn interest on some cryptocurrencies they own. Through a program called Staking, investors who own certain cryptocurrency assets in Coinbase Custody can receive ...
Market review, March 29, 2019
Japan's largest railway company JR East will provide the opportunity to pay for tickets using cryptocurrency. In addition, JR East has invested in the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange DeCurret. It is reported that JR East will use the services ...
Market review, March 28, 2019
CEDEX, a blockchain-based diamond exchange, announced that it had received more than 6,000 gems worth about $50 million and was starting trading on its platform. “The extensive and affordable inventory, as well as the uniqueness of CEDEX technology, ...
Market review, March 27, 2019
Bitcoin developer Peter Todd said at the 2019 MIT Bitcoin Expo conference that Bitcoin did not compete with Visa and Mastercard payment systems, but with Western Union transfer service. “If you look at the history of Western Union, the company ...
Market review, March 26, 2019
One Alpha, engaged in research in the field of cryptocurrency, published a report according to which Israeli cryptocurrency startups raised more than $600 million in the first three quarters of this year through an ICO. One Alpha researched ...
Market review, March 25, 2019
The head of the American retail giant Overstock emphasized the blockchain's potential in the economy and said that in the future the invention of this technology would be equated with the creation of the Internet. According to Patrick Byrne, ...
Market review, March 22, 2019
Sirin Labs, which released the Finney blockchain smartphone, announced a partnership with MyEtherWallet and the integration of the wallet into the device. It is reported that thanks to the partnership, users will have easier access to their ...
Market review, March 21, 2019
Avnet, one of the world's largest distributors of electronic components and technology solutions, announced a partnership with BitPay for the implementation of payments in cryptocurrencies. Information about this appeared in a press release ...
Market review, March 20, 2019
American bank Silvergate announced that in the fourth quarter of last year, another 33 cryptocurrency companies, 2 exchanges and 24 investors entered the number of its clients. It is reported that as of December 31, 2018, Silvergate served ...
Market review, March 15, 2019
Blockchain startup Civic decided to get ahead of Starbucks and has created a crypto vending machine that sells beer. The Civic BD10 can be purchased for $15,000 and is available for pre-order. The Civic BD10 vending machine allows users to ...
Market review, March 14, 2019
The fall of the cryptocurrency market and high prices for electricity cause miners to switch to renewable energy sources, including solar panels. Reddit user under the pseudonym “cadese” said that the use of solar panels had significantly reduced ...
Market review, March 13, 2019
The representatives of Trust Wallet announced the possibility to buy cryptocurrency using credit cards. In addition, now, XRP tokens are also available on the Binance Exchange. The use of credit cards was made possible through the partnership ...
Market review, March 12, 2019
Ross Sandler, an analyst at Barclays, expressed the view that the stablecoin, developed by Facebook, can make the company billions of dollars in profits. According to him, the emergence of Facebook Coin cryptocurrency can make the company from ...
Market review, March 11, 2019
According to a study conducted by The Next Web, the United States continues to be a leader in the field of job offers related to blockchain technology. The report's authors used the information provided on the Glassdoor website and studied ...