The new lawsuit filed by investors against Ripple is based on the amended version of the SEC’s guidance on cryptocurrencies and has good chances for success. Moreover, the XRP token can be qualified as a security.
The scammers use the popular microblogging and social networking service not only to post different scam materials but also to promote their projects, according to cybersecurity expert Harry Danly.
The customers of the Caracas-based shopping mall called Millennium can pay for a parking spot in Dash.
The custodial division of the Coinbase cryptocurrency company has confirmed the acquisition of the Xapo service for $55 million.
The Poloniex trading platform has reported the delisting of 23 trading pairs with the lowest liquidity.
The development team of Dash has created an update to v0.14.0.3. as soon as a vulnerability was found.
The Huobi crypto exchange has claimed that just an insignificant part of data fell into the hands of the malefactors. It allegedly happened by breaching a third-party messaging provider, since there was no evidence of cracking on the platform.
Starting with mid-September, the trading platform Binance will halt servicing customers from the USA, and will resume on Binance US, a platform licensed within the framework of the US law.
Litecoin (LTC) has been losing the price following the other altcoins. Even the halving didn’t manage to influence the asset positively.
The Financial Conduct Authority is going to issue guidance on cryptocurrencies regarding the fifth anti-money laundering directive (5AMLD). It was stated during the business meeting of the regulator with representatives of the crypto community.
The price of Bitcoin has been decreasing since August 7. During this time, the market capitalization of the digital currencies lost almost $60 billion.
The total daily trading volume of digital assets is $53 billion, although in 2017, during the increase of the market, the indication was at the level of $5 billion.
The law enforcement agencies of the People’s Republic of China have arrested the founders of the crypto scheme PlusToken, which had stolen $3 billion, according to the manager of Primitive Ventures Dovey Wan.
The BitPay operator has reported the number of changes, which will make the interaction between the platform and customers more effective, and informed about the tightening of the identification measures.
The investors have been funding the Dapps-connected projects instead of cryptocurrencies. The interest is due to the demand growth, as per the analysts of Outlier Ventures.
Yesterday, August 16, Wirex Japan Limited officially became a type II member of the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) - a vital and hard-earned step towards being able to offer the full range of Wirex services to customers in Japan.
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has sent another round of warning letters to cryptocurrency users. This time, the letters are much more serious and represent notifications on misreported income from exchange transactions.
Samsung has added the support of BTC to Blockchain Keystore SDK, which is a hardware purse in-built in the company’s VIP smartphones.
Other researches regarding the share of addresses controlling the lion’s share of all BTC have shown that 2,03% of addresses control up to 80,46% of the BTC wealth.
Barclays, the London-based international bank, has refused service to the Coinbase trading platform.
The Bitcoins stolen from Bitfinex in 2016 have started to move around the network again. 30 BTC was already relocated (more than $314 thousand, at the time of this writing).
The U.K. Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled HDR Global Trading LTD to remove the bitcoin advertisement, which was placed at The Times on January 3, 2019. The reason is its misleading nature.
Even though the Bitcoin Fear and Greed Index is quite subjective, it indicates the pessimism among crypto investors.
Beaxy, a trading platform, which just entered the market, has temporally halted the services as a response to the mass selling of the XRP coins.
Devaluation of Argentine peso by 25% has provoked BTC growth to $12000.
The full scale Bitcoin usage in cross-border payments between 60 Latin America banks became possible thanks to the partnership of Bantotal and Bitex.
The Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering is not developing the system of monitoring in the framework of anti-money laundering actions. Although, the authority doesn’t reject the interaction with the companies developing different systems.
The Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed a lawsuit against the New York team of the Veritaseum project, accusing the developers of running an illegal ICO with several fraud indications.
Mu Changchun, deputy director of the payments unit at the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has said the institution is ready to launch its cryptocurrency after five years of development. The message has been delivered at an event held by China Finance 40 Forum over the weekend in Yichun, Heilongjiang.
An employer will be able to pay 50% of a salary to in BTC, according to a tax information bulletin by the New Zealand Inland Revenue Department published on July 4.
The United Kingdom branch of Coinbase is going to delist the privacy-focused Zcash. Users of the exchange have been informed about it via e-mail.
The richest man from India according to Forbes’ estimation, owner of Indian telecoms provider Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (known as Jio), Shri Mukesh D. Ambani has reported the launch of a cryptocurrency within a year.
Kakao, a messenger, will launch a cryptocurrency storage supporting the Klay altcoin, and other coins of the Klaytn network.
In this week, the crypto enthusiasts called Whale Alert, one of the web’s major cryptocurrency transaction trackers, shared news of the transfers up to 100,000,000 XRP between unknown wallets.
This week, bitcoin’s hash rate has set a new record, having surpassed 80 exceeded 80 quintillion SHA256 hashes per second.
The law enforcement agencies of Brazil have arrested the wealthiest citizen Eike Batista on account of suspected money laundering via crypto exchanges.
The Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering (FATF) is going to launch a personal data collection system, which will be tracking crypto users.
The new document is aiming to free cryptocurrencies from double taxation. The draft bill introduced by Representative Ted Budd (NC-R) is currently under consideration of the United States House Committee on the Budget awaiting approval.
The experts of the Chain company have reported that 7000 BTC stolen from Binance in May was seen on the crypto mixing service named Chipmixer.
The administration of Binance has declined to pay a reward to the crypto enthusiast for information on the cyberattack happened in May. Now, the data on the cracking will be publicly available.