UK Online Payment Platform Payza Adds Support For Cryptocurrency Dash

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Online payment platform Payza has added support for Dash, enabling 13 million users to spend the cryptocurrency at 100,000 e-commerce retailers, and exchange it for 25 different national currencies. Dash is the second cryptocurrency to be added to the Payza online payment platform following Bitcoin. Payza is an e-commerce payment platform that aims to provide Read More

Crypto Market Prices Continue to Fall Amid Increasing Regulatory Pressure

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Crypto market prices saw a sharp downward trend during trading Thursday following the news that Google is to ban advertising related to the sector and amid increasing regulatory pressure to monitor the market. The total market capitalisation for the cryptocurrency industry fell to $309 billion early on Thursday, dropping from just under $400 billion on Read More

South Korea: Crypto Exchanges Probed Over Alleged Embezzlement

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Image: Physical version of Bitcoin (new virtual money) and South Korea Flag, by Lukasz Stefanski, Seoul prosecutors carried out a three-day raid to the offices of three cryptocurrency exchanges on suspicious that their personnel had embezzled customer funds. According to a report by Digital Chosun, the prosecutors suspect that executives and staff withdrew money Read More

Digital Wallet Abra Adds Support For 20 Cryptocurrencies

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Cryptocurrency and digital wallet Abra has announced that it is expanding its support to 20 cryptocurrencies in a single app, providing users with greater access to the market. The new Abra app is available globally with bitcoin, ethereum, ripple, bch, litecoin, dash, ethereum classic, omisego, qtum, zcash, dogecoin, golem, and vertcoin available straight away. Over Read More

Coinfloor to Launch Physically-settled Bitcoin Futures

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UK Bitcoin exchange Coinfloor has announced the launch of CoinfloorEX – a physically-settled Bitcoin futures exchange. Founder Mark Lamb broke the news on Twitter following an interview with Reuters at the Futures Industry Association conference in Florida. CoinfloorEX joins a growing number of Bitcoin futures exchanges in the nascent market; The final months of 2017 Read More

The U.S. House of Representatives Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments Subcommittee Holds First Cryptocurrency Hearing

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The Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments Subcommittee of the United States House of Representatives Financial Services Committee held their first hearing on cryptocurrency in the House on Wednesday, March 14th.  The hearing was entitled “Examining Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets.”  The hearing’s memorandum stated, “The Subcommittee will conduct an overview of the cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Read More

Crypto Startup Giza Pulls Exit Scam After Raising More Than US$2M In ICO

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Cryptocurrency startup Giza Device has gone dark after raising US$2 million in cryptocurrencies in a fake initial coin offering (ICO). The funds were supposed to be used to fund the development of a “super secure storage device” for cryptocurrencies. The individual or group of individuals used a fake LinkedIn profile and copied pictures from another Read More

NEM Rises 19 Percent as Coincheck Reimburses Customers and Resumes Limited Trading

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The price of altcoin NEM (XEM) increased by nearly 19 percent today following the news that Japanese cryptocurrency Coincheck has completed a promised refund to customers and resumed some trading services. In a report from the Japan Times, the Tokyo-based exchange distributed ¥46.6 billion ($440 million) to all 260,000 customers who lost their holdings of Read More

Blockchain Startup Sweetbridge Partners With Natural Partners to Deliver Nutritional Supplement Transparency

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Sweetbridge, a non-profit aiming to transform supply chain and logistics management with blockchain technology is teaming up with Natural Partners, a distributor and technology company that supplies healthcare providers with nutritional supplements for their patients. The partnership with Natural Partners adds to the number of companies that have joined the Sweetbridge Blockchain Alliance. According to Read More