Day: October 1, 2018

The Daily: Fake Volume, Tether Troubles, Bitcoin’s “Inevitable” Mass Adoption

The Daily: Fake Volume, Tether Troubles, Bitcoin’s “Inevitable” Mass Adoption Rumors, allegations, and assertions can all be found in today’s news roundup. Specifically, we have rumors of impending trouble with Tether, allegations of another Chinese exchange conjuring up fake volume, and assertions that Bitcoin and blockchain’s mass adoption is “inevitable”. […]

Regulations Roundup: Industry Leaders Want Clarity, Alliance Capitals Earns FINMA Warning

Regulations Roundup: Industry Leaders Want Clarity, Alliance Capitals Earns FINMA Warning In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency regulations, industry leaders have urged U.S. lawmakers to provide regulatory clarity or risk a crypto firm exodus, a Greek representative to the European Parliament has advocated for a lightweight cryptocurrency apparatus to avoid […]

Portal Network Developers Announce Bitcoin Cash Name Service

Portal Network Developers Announce Bitcoin Cash Name Service A development team called the Portal Network has announced the creation of a new platform called the Bitcoin Cash Name Service (BCNS). Essentially BCNS turns a long alphanumeric bitcoin cash address into a human-readable name like ‘yourname.bch.’ Also read: Colombia Crypto Exchange […]

North Dakota Issues Orders Against Bitconnect, Magma, Pension Rewards

North Dakota Issues Orders Against Bitconnect, Magma, Pension Rewards The securities department of the US state of North Dakota has issued orders against three companies promoting initial coin offerings in the state. They are Bitconnect, Magma Foundation, and Pension Rewards. The investigations are part of Operation Cryptosweep which involves over […]

Japan’s SBI Holdings to Use its Own “S coin” Cryptocurrency for Retail Purchases

Japan’s SBI Holdings to Use its Own “S coin” Cryptocurrency for Retail Purchases Japan’s SBI Holdings just announced that it is testing a cryptocurrency to be used for retail purchases. SBI published the news via a press release on its website this morning. SBI Holdings’ “S Coin” The news showcases […]