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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 Play2Live cybersport platform, which attracted $30 million during ICO, has been declared bankrupt by a court.
The custodial division of the Coinbase cryptocurrency company has confirmed the acquisition of the Xapo service for $55 million.
After Barclays had refused service to Coinbase, there were allegations on another refusal, by Santander this time.
At the time of the Bitcoins’ decline to the level of $9700, and XRP – to the $0,264 level, Whales have been buying the cryptocurrencies intensely.
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.
The Ernst & Young audition company has refused to elaborate on the loss of 103 BTC in possession of ex-customers of QuadrigaCX.
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 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.
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.
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.
Maza-in, a hacker, who was written about by Forbes, will be tried in a military court in Stavropol, Russia.
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.
Samsung has added the support of BTC to Blockchain Keystore SDK, which is a hardware purse in-built in the company’s VIP smartphones.
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.