Category: ICO News

BCH-Based Openswap Client Will Feature Trustless Atomic Swaps

BCH-Based Openswap Client Will Feature Trustless Atomic Swaps On Friday, Dec. 14, Bitcoin Cash developer Mark Lundeberg announced his new project Openswap, a fork of the Electron Cash client that features atomic swap functionality. Lundeberg’s been working on the Openswap software for months and the tool can perform swaps between […]

SEC Chair ‘Optimistic’ DLT and Crypto Will Drive Investment Opportunities

SEC Chair ‘Optimistic’ DLT and Crypto Will Drive Investment Opportunities Speaking as part of a testimony to the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Development, the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Jay Clayton expressed optimism that the distributed ledger technology (DLT) sector will “facilitate […]

Shakepay App Turns Spare Change Into Fractions of BTC

Shakepay App Turns Spare Change Into Fractions of BTC Canadians can now gradually accumulate small fractions of BTC by rounding up their everyday debit card purchases with a mobile application called Shakepay. The company launched in 2015 operates multiple cryptocurrency services and its new Shakepay Change element aims to provide […]

Onegold Customers Can Now Purchase Digital Bullion With Bitcoin

Onegold Customers Can Now Purchase Digital Bullion With Bitcoin Online bullion marketplace Onegold announced on Tuesday that its customers can now purchase precious metals with bitcoin cash (BCH) and bitcoin core (BTC). Onegold’s digital silver and gold products are fully allocated physical metals stored at the Royal Canadian Mint and can […]

US Law Professor: Confusing Cryptocurrency Regulations Will Hamper Innovation

US Law Professor: Confusing Cryptocurrency Regulations Will Hamper Innovation Carol Goforth is a professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law. She recently published a paper about the consequences of having cryptocurrency regulations fall under a number of conflicting laws, defined by various U.S. authorities, all at the same […]

The Daily: Binance Offers Multiple Accounts, Huobi Plans Institutional Exchange

The Daily: Binance Offers Multiple Accounts, Huobi Plans Institutional Exchange In this edition of The Daily, cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced support for multiple accounts and we’ve got all the details. Elsewhere, digital asset exchange Huobi wants to launch a regulated platform for institutional investors under its Gibraltar license. Finally, […]

Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in November

Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in November Cryptocompare, the cryptocurrency market data aggregator, has published its monthly exchange review for November 2018, offering insights about the latest changes in the global market using transaction data from over 70 trading venues. Also Read: IRS to Face […]

Venezuelans Remain Skeptical After President Maduro Raises Petro’s Value

Venezuelans Remain Skeptical After President Maduro Raises Petro’s Value Nicolas Maduro’s move to increase the price of the petro, the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency designed to counter inflation, has sparked intense debate. Experts and tech-savvy Venezuelans alike are less than enthusiastic about the Venezuelan president’s decision. Also read: Maduro Orders Price of Venezuela’s […]