Market review, January 30, 2019
The German financial markets giant and the operator of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange Deutsche Börse reported on the “significant progress” of its blockchain-based platform for lending of securities. The platform is jointly developed by the German ...
Market review, January 29, 2019
Swiss company Tangem, which produces smart wallets, will issue physical banknotes for the Sovereign (SOV) cryptocurrency, the future state-owned cryptocurrency of Marshall Islands. It is reported that the physical representation of the digital ...
Market review, January 28, 2019
Iran can present its national cryptocurrency at the Electronic Banking and Payment Systems conference, which is held in Tehran this week. This was reported by the local English-language news publication, Al Jazeera. Iran, which in November ...
Market review, January 25, 2019
The Polish financial regulator (KNG) has issued licenses for the operation of cryptocurrency companies Coinquista and Biclude, registering them as providers of payment services, cryptocurrency wallets and exchanges. “The license will allow ...
Market review, January 24, 2019
Two New Hampshire lawmakers this month submitted a bill that, if approved, would allow government agencies, including the state tax office, to accept cryptocurrency as payment. Dennis Acton and Michael Yakubovich presented the bill number 470, ...
Market review, January 23, 2019
Romania has amended tax laws, approving a 10% tax on profits from investment in cryptocurrency. In accordance with the new legislation, income received from the purchase and sale of cryptocurrencies is classified as “income received from other ...
Market review, January 22, 2019
The Port Authority of the Spanish city of Algeciras has signed an agreement on the use of the TradeLens blockchain platform, developed by the technology giant IBM and the largest shipping company Maersk. Note that the port of Algeciras is among ...
Market review, January 21, 2019
Mohammed bin Mazyad Altwaijri, Minister of Economic Affairs of Saudi Arabia, and Mohammad bin Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Government Affairs and Development of the United Arab Emirates, agreed on the launch of seven initiatives, one of ...
Market review, January 18, 2019
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) plans to submit an application to the Ministry of Finance of the country to receive a license from the digital asset exchange operator. SET Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Association ...
Market review, January 17, 2019
Bitwage announced a partnership with clearing company Simply Efficient HR, under which it will expand its customer list and increase the number of US companies that can offer their employees to receive cryptocurrency as a salary. Using the ...
Market review, January 16, 2019
Spanish energy company Repsol announced the successful completion of testing the blockchain system to improve the certification of its products. It is reported that the research center, Repsol Technology Lab, together with the blockchain-startup ...
Market review, January 15, 2019
LedgerX launched its own Bitcoin volatility index. The LedgerX trading platform considers Bitcoin volatility to be a very important benchmark for traders, so the company announced the launch of a new index that will track this parameter. The ...
Market review, January 14, 2019
Singapore company VeChain has announced a partnership with three leading Italian wineries. Now, buyers can verify the authenticity of the wines of these manufacturers using the decentralized My Story app. The app was created by VeChain in collaboration ...
Market review, January 3, 2019
Chinese PANews launched the largest research in the industry and collected 4200 questionnaires from 4980 respondents. A survey conducted in China showed that 40% of respondents are willing to invest in cryptocurrency in the future. “Only 75 ...
Market review, December 28, 2018
The platform for trading in agricultural commodities based on the blockchain technology will be launched in Ukraine in spring 2019. This was announced by trader and one of the founders of the platform, Igor Tinkov. “Guided by the fact that ...
Market review, December 27, 2018
According to New Indian Express, the Indian authorities are considering the option of cryptocurrency legalization, provided that the industry will have strict restrictions. The message says that the government-formed cryptocurrency study committee ...
Market review, December 20, 2018
According to Nikkei Asian Review, the Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA) has decided to approve the operating license of the Coincheck cryptocurrency exchange. At the moment, there are no official statements from the regulator, however, ...
Market review, December 19, 2018
American company Western Union, which provides international money transfer services, is considering the possibility of introducing cryptocurrency services in the future. President at Western Union Global Money Transfer, Odilon Almeida, stresses ...
Market review, December 18, 2018
13 million devices were wronged by hidden miners in 2018The number of hacker attacks for the purpose of illegal extraction of digital money has increased almost four times in a year.In 2018, the number of hacker attacks for the purpose of hidden ...
Market review, December 17, 2018
Bitcoin fell in price by 84% in a year. Bitcoin Cash has just about reached a bottomThe first cryptocurrency set a historic maximum in the amount of $20,000 on December 17, 2017, two days ago its rate dropped below $3,200. At the same time, ...
Market review, December 11, 2018
In connection with the growing number of cyber attacks, the Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), a subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX), announced a partnership with the local insurance company, Callaghan, to insure digital assets ...