Day: June 13, 2019

Coinex Exchange Lists the first SLP-Based Stablecoin Built on Bitcoin Cash

Coinex Exchange Lists the first SLP-Based Stablecoin Built on Bitcoin Cash On June 12, the cryptocurrency exchange Coinex announced the listing of a new Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) token called honestcoin (USDH). The Honestcoin.io website details that the new token is a fully regulated stablecoin issued on the Bitcoin Cash network […]

Bitcoin is Needed Now: Macroeconomic Backdrop Adds Value to Crypto

Bitcoin is Needed Now: Macroeconomic Backdrop Adds Value to Crypto Throughout its short history, Bitcoin (BTC) has been seen as anything but centralized, sovereign, and censorable. The crypto asset was created by a pseudonymous individual, is secured by a global group of miners, and is backed by no government, traditional […]

Korea: Former Financial Regulator Deputy Governor to Serve as Blockchain Association Chief

Korea: Former Financial Regulator Deputy Governor to Serve as Blockchain Association Chief The former deputy governor of South Korea’s financial regulator, the Financial Supervisory Service, has been nominated to lead the Korea Blockchain Association Cointelegraph.com News

Initial Exchange Offerings Are Showing No Sign of Slowing Down

Initial Exchange Offerings Are Showing No Sign of Slowing Down Six months in and initial exchange offerings (IEOs) are refusing to die. Following a year of ICO stagnation in 2018, it appeared that the crypto crowdfunding bubble had popped, sending tokenized projects back to the drawing board. Instead, the medium […]

The Blind Trust Described in the Kleiman vs. Wright Lawsuit Is a Real Head-Scratcher

The Blind Trust Described in the Kleiman vs. Wright Lawsuit Is a Real Head-Scratcher There’s been a number of developments in the ongoing Kleiman vs. Wright lawsuit lately. After Craig Wright’s sworn deposition, the plaintiffs contend that Wright’s categorical refusal to answer questions about his bitcoin addresses and his marriage(s) […]

John McAfee Launches ’Magic’ Crypto Trading Multi-Platform and Debit Card

John McAfee Launches ’Magic’ Crypto Trading Multi-Platform and Debit Card On June 11, following his latest tirade on social media, John McAfee announced the launch of his new cryptocurrency trading platform called McAfee Magic. The project allows for manual and automated crypto trading across a variety of digital asset exchanges […]

Indian Government-Backed Program Offers Crypto and Blockchain Course

Indian Government-Backed Program Offers Crypto and Blockchain Course An Indian government-initiated program is offering a course for undergraduates to learn about cryptocurrency, blockchains, and their use cases. This 12-week interactive course is free to enroll and learn from. Among the topics covered are Bitcoin basics and consensus. Meanwhile, India’s regulatory […]

FATF to Release New Rules for Global Crypto Sector, Impacting Exchanges, Funds, Custodians

FATF to Release New Rules for Global Crypto Sector, Impacting Exchanges, Funds, Custodians On June 21, the Financial Action Task Force will reportedly publish a note clarifying how participant nations should exercise oversight for the digital assets sector Cointelegraph.com News