Tag: Finds

PWC Report Finds STOs ‘Are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’

PWC Report Finds STOs ‘Are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’ Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) has published a report in collaboration with Crypto Valley seeking to provide “a strategic perspective” on the initial coin offering (ICO) and security token offering (STO) sectors. The report finds that security tokens “are not fundamentally different […]

Over 50 Bitcoin ATMs Operate Legally in Russia, Study Finds

Over 50 Bitcoin ATMs Operate Legally in Russia, Study Finds At least 51 cryptocurrency ATMs operate in compliance with the current regulations in Russia, estimates a new report. According to the study produced by the country’s crypto industry association, the average monthly turnover of each of these teller machines is […]

Study Finds Certain Proof of Stake Networks Vulnerable to Low Cost Attacks

Study Finds Certain Proof of Stake Networks Vulnerable to Low Cost Attacks On Jan. 22, a team of students from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC) released a unique study concerning the longevity of certain proof of stake (PoS) networks. According to the research, more than 26 PoS […]

Private Blockchains Have Few Applications, Study Finds

Private Blockchains Have Few Applications, Study Finds Despite all efforts, so far businesses haven’t been able to come up with significant applications for private, centralized blockchains as opposed to public distributed ledgers, a new study shows. According to the authors, in most cases corporate blockchain networks are used mainly for […]

Report: Troubled Crypto Exchange Wex Finds New Owner

Report: Troubled Crypto Exchange Wex Finds New Owner Cryptocurrency exchange Wex, successor of the infamous BTC-e, has a new owner. Dmitry Havchenko, a former Ukrainian entrepreneur turned separatist fighter, has reportedly bought the coin trading platform through a family member. He now wants to restore it and also to track […]

Survey Finds John McAfee Is the Most Influential Crypto Trading Figure

Survey Finds John McAfee Is the Most Influential Crypto Trading Figure Often controversial but always entertaining, John McAfee is without a doubt one of the loudest voices in crypto on social media. And a recent study has found that the old master shill is in fact the most influential figure […]

Majority of Crypto Assets Are Highly Centralized, Research Finds

Majority of Crypto Assets Are Highly Centralized, Research Finds One of the central pillars of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general is that the system is decentralized, ensuring no single point of failure for adversaries to attack. However, new research has found the majority of assets in the ecosystem today to […]

Despite Setbacks Crypto Wages Still an Option for Russians, Poll Finds

Despite Setbacks Crypto Wages Still an Option for Russians, Poll Finds Crypto markets have passed through hard times this year but cryptocurrency remains a viable remuneration option for businesses in the industry and their employees in Russia, new numbers and estimates suggest. The observation is valid for many companies and […]

European Banks Facilitated Large Crypto-Fiat Deals, Probe Finds

European Banks Facilitated Large Crypto-Fiat Deals, Probe Finds Several financial institutions in Europe, like Danske Bank and Swedbank, have been mentioned in a Lithuanian report investigating large-scale crypto-fiat transactions that took place in the past two years. Some of the banks’ clients traded digital coins worth millions of euros and […]