Cryptocurrencies

Robinhood Adds Support for Dogecoin on Its Crypto Platform

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U.S.-based trading company Robinhood has added support for Dogecoin (DOGE) on its Robinhood Crypto platform, according to a blog post published July 16. DOGE is a peer-to-peer digital currency started as a parody on a dog meme based on a real Japanese Shiba Inu named Kabosu. DOGE was introduced in December 2013, and currently has Read More

Crypto Markets Keep Building Momentum, Bitcoin Inches Towards $6,400

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Sunday, July 15: crypto markets continue building momentum, with nine out of the top ten cryptocurrencies by market cap firmly in the green, according to Coinmarketcap. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) has gone above the $6,300 mark, up about 1.5 percent over the past 24 hours, trading at $6,354 at press time. The top Read More

India May Treat Cryptocurrencies as Commodities Rather Than Ban Them

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India is reportedly not going to issue a blanket ban on cryptocurrencies, but may label them as commodities, according to a source familiar with the situation. In a report from Quartz, a senior government official, who requested anonymity, stated that they don’t think the panel set up to look into digital currencies ‘is really thinking Read More

Universities Racing to Provide Lectures on Crypto: Opportunities and Pitfalls

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Knowledge is power, particularly in the Information Age, where an understanding of ‘the new’ can provide an edge over the competition. This is why, barely a year since crypto exploded into mainstream awareness — and long before it’s likely to enjoy blanket adoption — it’s already been the object of a growing number of university Read More

Australia: Crypto Exchange Bitcoin.Com.Au Appoints Ex-Exec of Accounting Giant PwC as CEO

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Australian cryptocurrency exchange bitcoin.com.au has appointed former consulting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) executive Ben Ingram as its new CEO, Business Insider Australia reports today, July 12. Ingram held the role of director in charge of digital strategy at Big Four auditor PwC, leaving the company in March of this year. Business Insider Australia writes that Ingram’s Read More

New EU Directive Sets Stricter Transparency Rules for Digital Currencies

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The EU Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive came into force yesterday, July 9, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports July 10. Measures within the directive will set a new legal framework for European financial watchdogs to regulate digital currencies in order to protect against money laundering and terrorist financing. As the EU Commission wrote in an accompanying press Read More

Crypto Markets Seeing Red, Total Market Cap Down Almost $15 Bln

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Monday, July 9: crypto markets are mainly seeing red today, with total market capitalization down almost $15 billion from yesterday’s high, according to data from Coinmarketcap. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is down 1.49 percent over the 24 hour period, trading at $6,672 at press time, according to the Cointelegraph price index. Bitcoin price Read More

Regtech Firm IdentityMind Shares Insights and Predictions on Cryptocurrency Market, ICOs

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Image: Cryptocurrency regulation, by designer491, via Shutterstock.com IdentityMind, a Californian regtech company that serves cryptocurrency exchanges among other clients, believes that these platforms will witness explosive growth in the coming months, the company said on Tuesday. According to Neal Reiter, director of the ICO and virtual currency business unit of IdentityMind, there’s tremendous growth in Read More

Blockgeek’s Ameer Rosic: ‘Everyone Is Smart Enough to Lose or Make Money’ in Crypto

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This interview has been edited and condensed. Ameer Rosic, serial entrepreneur and founder of online blockchain hub Blockgeeks, goes into why he thinks investing in crypto should be open to the masses and what it will take to induce widespread blockchain adoption during an interview at this year’s BlockShow Europe 2018. Molly Jane: First off, Read More

Crypto Markets Hold Weekly Gains Amidst Little Action

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Saturday, July 7: there is little action on the crypto markets today, with most coins either up or down by small percentages over the last 24 hours, according to Coinmarketcap. The total market capitalization is up by a little under $1 billion since the same time yesterday. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is hovering Read More