Market review, December 10, 2018
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) - the state company of the United Arab Emirates, which is one of the world leaders in the field of energy and petrochemistry - in cooperation with IBM, successfully launched a pilot blockchain project ...
Market review, December 7, 2018
Cryptocurrency investment company Morgan Creek Digital has offered to make a bet in the amount of $1 million. The company is betting that the yield of cryptocurrency assets will exceed the yield of the S&P 500 index over ten years. Morgan ...
Market review, December 6, 2018
On Tuesday, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued three orders rejecting applications for the creation of nine exchange-traded index funds (ETFs) in bitcoins on regulated US exchanges, including the New York Stock Exchange. ...
Market review, December 5, 2018
On December 6, Huobi Russia holds a closed event dedicated to the launch of the official cryptocurrency exchange in Russia. The event will take place in Moscow, and will begin with a press conference with the participation of official representatives ...
Market review, December 3, 2018
Despite serious opposition from the banking industry, the state of Wyoming almost unanimously passed a bill on banking services to blockchain companies. This step has further strengthened the friendly approach of the state to the introduction ...
Market review, November 30, 2018
About two weeks ago, it became known that cryptocurrency exchange Binance restricted access to its platform to Iranian users and asked them to withdraw their funds from the exchange. It is worth noting that this is still a fairly loyal approach, ...
Market review, November 29, 2018
Korean lawmaker Kim Sun-dong, a member of the Political Committee of the National Assembly, introduced a bill to encourage digital asset trading. This is reported by a local source, Seoul Finance. In addition to such requirements as the provision ...
Market review, November 28, 2018
New York Stock Exchange Chairman, Jeffrey Sprecher, expressed optimism about the future of digital currencies. In his opinion, they will not only survive, but also remain a separate class of assets. During his speech at the Consensus Invest ...
Market review, November 27, 2018
The world's largest cryptocurrency exchange will appear on the border with BrazilThe government of Paraguay and the South Korean organization, Commons Foundation, have signed a bilateral agreement on the construction of the largest mining center ...
Market review, November 26, 2018
Ohio may be the first US state where tax payments can be paid using Bitcoin. According to the Wall Street Journal, at first only commercial organizations will be able to pay taxes using cryptocurrency, and individuals will have this opportunity ...
Market review, November 23, 2018
Mike Novogratz, a well-known crypto enthusiast and former Wall Street banker, made another bitcoin price forecast. In his opinion, in the second quarter of 2019, the first cryptocurrency will reach $20,000 and, perhaps, even exceed it. Novogratz ...
Market review, November 22, 2018
American retail giant Carrefour, operating in more than 30 countries, has announced the creation of a platform for tracking food deliveries using blockchain technology. It is reported that the platform will work on the Hyperledger blockchain ...
Market review, November 21, 2018
According to a study published by the consulting blockchain company Dappros, India ranks second after the United States in terms of the number of developers in the blockchain technology. There are 12,509 professionals working with Ethereum, ...
Market review, November 20, 2018
Israeli cryptocurrency investment company for institutional investors Silver Castle Ltd. announced the launch of two new cryptocurrency funds. It is expected that by the end of 2018, the funds will manage assets worth more than $50 million. ...
Market review, November 19, 2018
Switzerland's main stock exchange, the fourth largest stock exchange in Europe, agreed to launch Amun Crypto ETP, an exchange-traded product that will track the top five in terms of capitalization cryptocurrencies and invest in them. The product ...
Market review, November 7, 2018
Spanish banking giant BBVA has completed a pilot project to place a syndicated loan worth $150 million in the blockchain. According to the Financial Times report on Wednesday, the bank arranged a loan for Red Electric, the national grid operator ...
Market review, November 06, 2018
One of the global audit and consulting firms of the Big Four, Deloitte, in partnership with Chicago-based Attest Inc. developed a digital identification system based on the blockchain technology. The cooperation involves the development of ...
Market review, November 05, 2018
The SendFriend payment platform, supported by MIT Media Lab, Mastercard and Ripple, is going to integrate xRapid technology to speed up the performance and to reduce the costs of cross-border transfers. The launch of SendFriend should take ...
Market review, November 02, 2018
The world's largest supplier of Bitcoin ATMs, Coinsource, has become another cryptocurrency company licensed by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS). According to Coinsource representative, Arnold Spencer, the company ...
Market review, November 1, 2018
The verification process of educational qualifications in the Caribbean will be faster – the local agency starts issuing certificates and diplomas based on the blockchain. The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) stated that starting from October ...
Market review, October 31, 2018
MasterCard is about to get a patent for managing partial reserves of digital assets. The annex to the application describes a system that will simultaneously track cryptocurrency and fiat assets, and that is, in fact, a web wallet in combination ...