Abra Adds 18 New Cryptos for Mobile Investing

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Crypto wallet startup Abra is expanding the number of cryptocurrencies it supports to 20 from just two – bitcoin and ethereum – currently. Announced today, bitcoin cash, dash, dogecoin, ethereum classic, golem, litecoin, omisego, qtum, XRP, vertcoin and zcash will be immediately available on the app. Over the next few days, it will also roll Read More

South Korea Raids 3 Crypto Exchanges in Embezzlement Probe

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South Korean prosecutors raided three cryptocurrency exchanges this week over suspicions that staff embezzled funds from customers’ accounts, according to local news reports. Exchange staff, including executives, are suspected of siphoning off money from customer accounts and using it to purchase cryptocurrencies at other exchanges, reported. The Seoul Southern District Prosecutors’ Office reportedly confiscated hard Read More

Binance Unveils Blockchain for New Crypto Exchange

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Binance announced Tuesday that it is launching a public blockchain to facilitate the creation of a new decentralized exchange. The cryptocurrency exchange said the move forms part of a plan to transition from “a company to a community” by developing its new Binance Chain, which will be used to transfer or trade different blockchain assets. Read More

India Can’t Regulate Bitcoin Says Official

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Regulation Indian authorities have been struggling to grasp the crypto phenomenon for quite some time now – years, to be more precise. The inability to fully understand it and put it under control has resulted in a state of semi-denial: “it’s illegal”, officials repeat tirelessly, but also keep trying to tax it. It doesn’t help Read More

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Gets Sued for Insider Trading in Bitcoin Cash

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Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on for just $39 per month. Two class-action lawsuits have been filed against the exchange so far this month, and this one is going for the jugular. Coinbase is being accused of negligence tied to last year’s rocky rollout of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and “tipping off” its Read More

‘No Decision’ on New Assets, Coinbase Says Amid Ripple Rumors

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Coinbase said that it has “made no decision” about adding new cryptocurrency listings, including to its GDAX exchange service, amid rumors that the startup is gearing up to add Ripple’s XRP token. The speculation originated after it was revealed that Coinbase chief operating officer and president Asiff Hirji would appear alongside Ripple chief executive Brad Read More

Crypto All-Stars Turn Out for ‘Truth Machine’ Debut

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There seems to be an audible buzz. It’s been a long, hard game. Three players, all above six-feet tall, look to their coach. “Downtown” Josh Brown steps to the free-throw line. “It’s very easy to think your way out of investing in bitcoin,” he tells the packed house. For the roughly 350 fans at Fordham Read More

Interest in Cryptocurrency Jumped 15-Fold in Kazakhstan

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Featured Interest in cryptocurrency in Kazakhstan has surged fifteen-fold this year compared to 2017 according to a study by Yandex. The number of online searches began to rise significantly in June of last year for a number of cryptocurrency-related search terms. Also read: Indians Look to Buy Bitcoin Overseas as Regulations Tighten Crypto-Related Search Queries Increase Read More

Bitcoin’s ‘Kimchi Premium’ Has All But Evaporated

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Bitcoin mania is cooling off, and with it, changes are happening in its global market. Indeed, the price furor that began in early November when talk that bitcoin futures listings would go live in the U.S. triggered a wave of speculation – bitcoin, which traded at $6,500 on Nov. 1, rose as high as $20,000 by mid-December Read More

Trump Sanctions on North Korea Won’t Stop Crypto Hacks, Senator Says

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The Trump administration imposed new sanctions on North Korea last week, but one U.S. senator has said that the measures don’t go far enough in deterring the reclusive country’s efforts to steal cryptocurrencies. The sanctions were unveiled on Feb. 23, targeting North Korea’s shipping and maritime trading industries. The goal, as stated at the time, Read More