Zaif, a Japan-based crypto exchange established in 2014, was hacked on the 14th of September, leading to a loss of roughly 6.73 billion Japanese Yen, or approximately $60 million in USD value. The stolen cryptocurrency was reported to be...
Binance hasn't hibernated in 2018's crypto winter. To start of 2019 with a bang, the world-renowned crypto startup, lauded as one of this industry's leading participants, launched its "Launchpad" venture that could single-handily revive initial coin offerings (ICOs). What's Binance Launchpad? On...
The SFC (Securities and Futures Commission) in Hong Kong has revealed that it is considering how to best approach the regulation of the many crypto platforms currently operating within its jurisdiction. Over the last few months, the SFC has been...
Within the last three years, cryptocurrencies have gained popularity among casual investors and financial experts alike. While the demand for crypto trading has been rising, particularly in the latter stages of 2017 and early 2018, exchanges have had to...
A Wall Street Journal piece recently revealed that journalists at the publication suspected that 'instant' exchanges, such as ShapeShift, were being used to launder over $90 million in "dirty money." So here we are again — cryptocurrencies, especially the...
The largest cryptocurrency exchange in the world has just announced that it has concluded the acquisition process of a Californian crypto startup. "Diamond In The Rough" On Tuesday morning, Binance, a premier cryptocurrency platform, confirmed that it had completed the acquisition of...
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong claimed that Coinbase had an average of 50,000 new accounts per day during 2017. Last year's record-high cryptocurrency prices are likely to have been a factor, as Bitcoin's ATH of $20,089 in December would have...
Just two weeks into 2019, the crypto market underwent its first exchange hack, with New Zealand-based Cryptopia biting the proverbial dust. And while a week has passed since the "security breach," the dust hasn't settled. Questions still remain about...
In a new development, Coinbase and British pound sterling entered a new partnership, which will allow UK citizens to trade on Coinbase via their native currency. Coinbase and British Pound Partner Up Coinbase is one of the oldest crypto exchanges around,...
After months of development, the Winklevoss Twins-owned Gemini exchange has finally introduced support for Litecoin (LTC), one of the oldest projects and tokens in the entire crypto industry. Gemini Launches LTC Support On The Litecoin Project's Seventh Birthday During the annual...

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