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Lafayette Parish, Louisiana Considers Development Of Municipal Cryptocurrency And ICO

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Mayor-President Joel Robideaux of Lafayette parish, Louisiana proposed the parish government to create its own cryptocurrency and consider launching an Initial Coin Offering (ICO), local news The Acadiana Advocate reported April 12. In his annual speech at the Heymann Center, Robideaux presented Lafayette as a technological hub, which could benefit from the development of its Read More

Alpha Release Of A Blockchain Startup To Test New Trading Strategies

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A Blockchain based startup released the first version of its automated trading platform. According to the founders, almost 100 new members join the project’s Telegram channel every day. Kryll’s demo was launched at the beginning of March 2018. Although the company had been planning to release much later, the founders wanted to give users Read More

Blockchain Trading Network Promises Low Fees And Instant Trades On Financial Assets

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An established and regulated broker is launching a Blockchain-based trading network which allows users to trade any financial asset around the world. ThinkMarkets, the parent company behind the upcoming TradeConnect platform, plans to “democratize” the industry by enabling trades to be settled in seconds rather than days. The intellectual property, development resources and trading infrastructure Read More

Former Twitter, Facebook Comms Expert To Serve As VP Of Communications At Coinbase

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Coinbase has hired a new Vice President (VP) of Communications, Rachel Horowitz, the cryptocurrency exchange announced Monday, April 9. Horowitz joined Coinbase via Spark Capital, an investor in Coinbase, where she was a partner leading marketing and communications, in addition to acting as an advisor to portfolio founders. We’re excited to announce Rachael Horwitz joining Read More

South Korea: Bank Servicing Coinone And Bithumb Among 3 In Line For Inspection

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South Korean regulator the Financial Services Commission (FSC) said it would inspect three domestic banks servicing cryptocurrency exchanges to check compliance April 9. A statement confirms the banks will undergo inspections April 19 – 25, with regulators looking to ensure they are conforming to new anti-anonymity regulations introduced at the end of January this year. Read More

Rockefeller’s VC Arm Venrock Partners With Coinfund, Exec Highlights Focus On Long Term

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Venrock, the official venture capital arm of the Rockefeller family, has partnered with crypto investment group Coinfund to support cryptocurrency and Blockchain business innovation, Fortune reported April 6. Coinfund has recently added token-based financial services platform Coinlist, a spinoff of startup connection website AngelList, to the number of projects that it backs. Coinfund is also Read More

Overstock CFO To Leave For Same Job At Firm’s Blockchain Subsidiary DeSoto

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Robert Hughes, Senior Vice President of Finance and Risk Management at Overstock is resigning from his position to join a Blockchain venture that also involves Overstock’s CEO and founder Patrick Byrne, The Wall Street Journal reported April 6. According to a press release published on Market Exclusive, Hughes notified Overstock that he is leaving the Read More

Coinbase Exchange To Support Withdrawal Of Bitcoin Forks

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Coinbase announced that it will support the withdrawal of Bitcoin forks across Coinbase products in the coming month, a Coinbase Medium post stated April 5. Adding Support for Bitcoin Forks to Coinbase — Coinbase (@coinbase) April 5, 2018 While the exchange announced that this will make the withdrawal of assets associated with Bitcoin forks Read More