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Breaking: FCA bans the sale of crypto-derivatives to retail consumers

06/10/2020(0)
The FCA has published final rules banning the sale of derivatives and exchange traded notes (ETNs) that reference certain types of cryptoassets to retail consumers. The FCA considers these ... Read More
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Bitcoin posts a 66-day consecutive streak above the $10K price range

02/10/2020(0)
The Bitcoin network has achieved a few new milestones during the last week, as the price has remained above the $10k range for a record 66 consecutive days. Meanwhile, ... Read More
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Over $150M drained in KuCoin crypto exchange hack

29/09/2020(0)
The Singapore-headquartered digital asset exchange KuCoin said in a statement that it detected large withdrawals of bitcoin (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) tokens to an unknown wallet beginning at 19:05 ... Read More
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World’s first crypto bank gets green light

24/09/2020(0)
The mainstream adoption of crypto may soon be accelerated by the establishment of a pioneering bank dedicated to providing comprehensive deposit-taking, custody and fiduciary services for digital assets. The ... Read More
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Singapore to become Asia’s benchmark for bitcoin pricing

14/09/2020(0)
Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) is creating two new cryptocurrency indexes with the goal of setting the pricing standard for bitcoin and ethereum in Asia. SGX’s iEdge Bitcoin Index and ... Read More
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Another Cryptocurrency Exchange gets hacked for millions

09/09/2020(0)
Hackers have compromised yet another cryptocurrency exchange. This time, it’s the small-time Slovakian exchange Eterbase—though the amount hackers made off with is nothing to sneeze at nearly $2 million. ... Read More
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Venezuela’s Bitcoin use soars amid hyperinflation: 3rd on Global Crypto Adoption Index

01/09/2020(0)
Venezuelans have become increasingly interested in cryptocurrency as their country faces dire economic crisis and hyperinflation, a new study by blockchain data analytics firm Chainalysis shows. The firm’s Global ... Read More
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Doubling down on failed policies with central bank digital currencies

27/08/2020(0)
Many central banks are researching retail digital currencies, which if implemented, would allow them to issue a new currency directly to the public, managed on a centralised ledger bypassing ... Read More
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Cryptocurrency to get pan-European legal framework

24/08/2020(0)
In the fall, the EU Commission is set to complete its work on digital finance, and the result will be a clear definition for cryptocurrency in European law. “Lack ... Read More
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Bitcoin hash rate hits record average high with $12K price in sight

17/08/2020(0)
Bitcoin’s seven-day average hash rate passes 129 TH/s for the first time as the price continues to meet resistance at the $12K level. As the price of Bitcoin continues ... Read More
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