Day: October 30, 2018

Russia’s Financial Watchdog to Oversee the Cryptocurrency Industry

Russia’s Financial Watchdog to Oversee the Cryptocurrency Industry Russia’s Federal Financial Monitoring Service has revealed that it will regulate cryptocurrency-related transactions in the country, with a senior official saying that the agency will also oversee the broader cryptocurrency industry, in accordance with recommendations issued by the Financial Action Task Force […]

Coinbase Raises $300 Million, Reaching $8 Billion Valuation

Coinbase Raises 0 Million, Reaching Billion Valuation The San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange and brokerage service Coinbase announced on Tuesday that it had raised $ 300 million in series E equity funding. This latest round confirms Coinbase’s status as the largest cryptocurrency organization of its kind, bringing its market valuation up […]

SC Johnson will Offer Crypto for Recycling in Indonesia Soon

SC Johnson will Offer Crypto for Recycling in Indonesia Soon SC Johnson has just announced that it has teamed up with Plastic Bank to reduce the global ocean plastic crisis happening around the world. The companies are currently trying to increase recycling rates in impoverished communities within Indonesia, while also […]

The Daily: Security Startup Raises $30M, Crypto Used to Fight Plastic Pollution

The Daily: Security Startup Raises M, Crypto Used to Fight Plastic Pollution In today’s edition of The Daily, we focus on an Israeli crypto security startup that has raised $ 30 million in funding from a number of notable companies. We also look at how tokens are being used to […]

Markets Update: Traders Play a Lower Range After Cryptocurrency Prices Dip

Markets Update: Traders Play a Lower Range After Cryptocurrency Prices Dip Digital asset prices dropped in value on Monday after the last few weeks of cryptocurrency market consolidation and stability. Around 8:10 a.m. EDT on Oct. 29, the top 10 digital currency markets saw percentage losses of between 2-5%. Since […]

Exchanges Roundup: Ironx Raises $22.3M in Private Sale, IDCM to Target STOs

Exchanges Roundup: Ironx Raises .3M in Private Sale, IDCM to Target STOs In this edition of Exchanges Roundup, we focus on Ironx, which has just wrapped up a $ 22.3 million private sale. We also look at International Digital Currency Markets’ plans to provide solutions for security token offerings, as […]

Survey: 60% of US Voters Want Cryptocurrency Political Donations to Be Legal

Survey: 60% of US Voters Want Cryptocurrency Political Donations to Be Legal Clovr recently surveyed 1,023 registered U.S. voters to learn how the American public views the possibility of political candidates accepting cryptocurrency donations for campaign financing. A majority of 60 percent said cryptocurrency donations should be treated the same […]

Coincheck Reports Deepening Losses of $5.3 Million in Third Quarter

Coincheck Reports Deepening Losses of .3 Million in Third Quarter Coincheck reported a pre-tax loss of 588 million yen (US $ 5.3 million) for the third quarter of 2018, the Japanese exchange’s second consecutive quarterly loss since hackers pilfered $ 530 million in January. That’s an increased deficit of 130 […]