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 ...
Market review, March 7, 2019
Swiss startup Blockimmo Ltd. announced the completion of the first real estate transaction, which was fully carried out using the blockchain technology. It is reported that the value of real estate sold through the blockchain, which is a restaurant ...
Market review, March 6, 2019
New York-based startup BlockFi, which offers loans securedagainst cryptocurrency, announced the launch of a new product — cryptocurrency deposits with interest. It was named BlockFi Interest Account (BIA). The company offers customers a payment ...
Market review, March 5, 2019
Good Place to Work Research Company (GPTW) has included Ripple in the list of technology companies with the most favorable conditions for working in the San Francisco Bay area. It is reported that Ripple ranks 17th. During the survey, 91% of ...
Market review, March 4, 2019
The capitalization of Binance Coin reached $1.17 billion, which allowed the coin to take the tenth line in the CoinMarketCap rating, removing Bitcoin SV. Despite the continued fall in the cryptocurrency market and the decline in the price of ...
Market review, March 1, 2019
The New York Times, citing anonymous sources on Facebook, reports that the largest social network has already prepared the launch of its own cryptocurrency and is negotiating listing with the exchanges. It is reported that we are talking about ...
Market review, February 28, 2019
Technology company Aave announced the launch of the Aave Pay application, which will allow users to pay their bills using various cryptocurrencies. The main feature of Aave Pay is that users will be able to pay almost all of their bills - if ...
Market review, February 27, 2019
Known cryptocurrency enthusiast, Anthony Pompliano, said that the launch of the Galaxy S10 smartphone with a cryptocurrency repository was the first step towards the creation of a fully integrated wallet. Let us recall that this week a new ...
Market review, February 22, 2019
Eurex, a major German derivatives exchange, has announced plans to launch futures linked to digital assets, including Bitcoin. According to The Block, which cites sources familiar with the situation, futures for BTC, ETH and XRP will be launched. ...
Market review, February 21, 2019
The real estate company, New World Development, and the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) have announced the joint launch of a blockchain platform for real estate purchases. The new platform is supported by ...
Market review, February 20, 2019
Spanish Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) launches blockchain platform for bonds. The second largest bank in Spain, BBVA, closed a deal with the Spanish insurance house, Mapfre, which invested 35 million euros (about $40 million) in the ...
Market review, February 19, 2019
Santander, the Spanish banking giant, has announced the signing of a five-year agreement with IBM on using the blockchain platform of the American Technology Corporation. The agreement will cost the bank $700 million, but will expand its business. ...
Market review, February 18, 2019
The Postal Service of Liechtenstein, Post AG, has started selling cryptocurrency - today you can buy bitcoins at the post office in Vaduz, the country's capital, and in the future the company plans to offer other altcoins. To this end, Post ...
Market review, February 15, 2019
Luxembourg's parliamentarians approved a bill regulating the use of blockchain technology in the financial sector. The new law should make the work of market participants more transparent, as well as provide certainty in the legal sphere when ...
Market review, February 13, 2019
Molly Shea, the manager of Western Union for global money transfers in the Asia-Pacific region, said that the company was testing a Ripple payment solution for international transfers. “We are preparing several tests of Ripple settlement solutions ...