• Nine million users have flocked to global trading and investment platform eToro. What exactly is so appealing? The great sense of community and user-friendly interface are big pluses, according to a number of customer testimonials. Housewife-turned-trader Lena Birse (‘Onegirl’ on the platform) admits to having “no financial background” yet enjoyed a 36 percent gain on her eToro investments in 2017, and is now a Popular Investor (PI) on the site. “What I love about eToro

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    | 2018/03/14 6:00 pm
  • Thomson Reuters is set to track and analyze mentions of Bitcoin – the dominant cryptocurrency by market capitalization – across hundreds of social media and news websites. Mainstream Analysis Canadian multinational mass media and information firm Thomson Reuters is to track and analyze conversations about Bitcoin across hundreds of news and social media websites, in an effort to help keep investors interested in the dominant cryptocurrency ahead of the curve. As reported by Reuters, this

    Thomson Reuters Now Tracking Bitcoin Sentiment

    | 2018/03/12 9:30 pm
  • Since the first diamond was excavated from the ground, the diamond industry has been shrouded in mystery. Only professionals know the actual value of a given stone, and it’s extremely difficult to successfully purchase or sell diamonds at their legitimate market value. CEDEX adds much-needed transparency to the traditional diamond industry. Turning an Opaque Industry Transparent CEDEX is engineering a revolution in the diamond industry by allowing the precious stones to be traded just like

    CEDEX is Transforming Diamonds into a New Asset Class

    | 2018/03/12 1:00 am
  • As it stands right now, every cryptocurrency trading platform on the market is made for programmers, not for traders — until now. The First All-In-One Cryptocurrency Trading Platform Trading cryptocurrencies can be overwhelmingly daunting, even for experienced traders. With so many different exchanges out there — many of which are unreliable at best — keeping one’s portfolio up to date while managing various accounts and their accompanying passwords with two-factor authentication can feel like an

    Tradershub is The Cryptocurrency Platform Every Trader Needs

    | 2018/03/10 1:00 am
  • Visakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, may be a picturesque little coastal city but if all goes according to plan, it could become India’s FinTech hub. Chief Minister of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, is no stranger to transforming cities into veritable tech hubs. First Hyderabad, which houses the country’s Google and Facebook headquarters, and now Vizag. According to Forbes, Naidu, as the chief architect of the FinTech Valley Vizag initiative, hopes to

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    | 2018/03/06 12:30 am
  • Already today, on March 5, 2018, at 12:12 UTC, the main ITO round of the Datarius project – the first social p2p cryptobank – starts. Users, natural and legal persons from all over the world, will be able to interact directly with each other, thereby avoiding the middlemen and paying only a minimal fee to the platform, at their discretion, based on the additional services selected. The final public round will also determine the total

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    | 2018/03/05 3:00 pm
  • Liechtenstein-based Bank Frick is now giving its clients the ability to buy Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ripple, and Ethereum, while also promising to secure their cryptocurrency purchases from cyber attacks with backed-up cold-storage wallets. You Don’t Have to ‘Be Your Own Bank’ While many of Europe’s larger banks have taken a negative stance towards digital currencies, Bank Frick – a small independent family-run bank in Liechtenstein – is opening its doors to clients looking to invest

    Liechtenstein’s Bank Frick is Offering Cryptocurrency Investments and Cold Storage

    | 2018/03/03 2:00 am
  • While individuals like Mark Carney – a Canadian economist who serves as Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the G20’s Financial Stability Board – claim that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have “failed” and thus pose no threat to traditional financial institutions, others less invested in the status quo aren’t so sure. If you ask some futurists, cryptocurrencies are set to replace traditional currencies in only a matter of decades. ‘They’re Just More Efficient’ Are

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    | 2018/03/02 8:00 pm
  • Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN.S) and ING Groep NV (INGA.AS) have officially completed a blockchain-powered securities lending transaction of $30.48 million — illustrating the obvious utility Bitcoin’s underlying technology has in the world of traditional banking. Banking on the Blockchain According to Reuters, the transaction between Credit Suisse Group AG and ING Groep NV involved “swapping baskets of securities through an application from financial technology company HQLAx built with a type of blockchain created by

    Banks Successfully Transact $30.48 Million in Securities Using Blockchain Technology

    | 2018/03/02 4:00 pm
  • As it stands, the best cryptocurrencies are all segregated on their own blockchains. Creditcoin, however, is set to change all that, by connecting blockchain assets with a straightforward protocol – effectively creating an inter-blockchain lending market while allowing you to fulfill your financial dreams. Connecting Financial Ecosystems Before the blockchain, it was almost impossible to gauge the objectivity of shared information without a central authority. Now, we can now safely and securely conduct financial transactions

    Creditcoin is Unleashing the Full Potential of the Crypto Ecosystem

    | 2018/03/01 1:15 am
  • Despite calls for action from would-be regulators in Germany and France and Europol’s recent claim that $5.5 billion is being laundered in Europe via cryptocurrency, the European Commission still isn’t ready to force regulations on the emerging market. Haste Makes Waste Instead of rushing into regulatory measures, Pete Kerstens — leader of the European Commission’s fintech task force — has called for a more measured approach, telling a recent EURACTIV-organized and American Express-sponsored forum: We should

    Europe Still Isn’t Ready to Regulate Cryptocurrencies

    | 2018/02/26 9:30 am
  • The popular stock market trading app announced cryptocurrency trading would be here in the coming weeks, and that day is finally here for the 1 million people who’ve signed up for the beta. Streamlining the Process of Buying In Robinhood is extremely popular with teenagers and young adults because it offers a completely fee-free way to invest in the stock market.  This can be very attractive to younger people as they don’t have to deal

    Robinhood App Goes Live with Cryptocurrency Trading

    | 2018/02/22 10:30 pm
  • Over the past few years, we have witnessed an increasing adoption of data science to improve the accuracy of our predictions. The result has been astounding and has completely revolutionized organizations across a huge range of industries. In particular, it has had a great impact on the investment industry. We’ve now reached the point where has become so fierce that simply doing some research and ‘trusting your gut’ simply won’t cut it anymore. If you

    How Machine Learning Could Reinvent the Way We Invest in Cryptocurrencies

    | 2018/02/20 11:30 pm
  • The Telegram ICO is well on its way to its $2 billion goal as it raises a whopping $850 million during its pre-sale. When rumors leaked about a Telegram ICO, people took notice. The messaging app has become indispensable for many segments of society, especially for the crypto world. The overall goal of the app’s ICO is an eye-opening $2 billion, which would make it the largest ICO in history. While some scoffed at such

    Telegram ICO Details $850M Pre-Sale to the SEC

    | 2018/02/19 7:45 am
  • A storm of dramatic change is yet to sweep the banking industry. In the most unprecedented revolution in centuries, blockchain will exert significant impacts on reforming the obsolete institutional system. Therefore, distributed banking public chain, just like DCC, will ultimately dominate the future financial industry model. In the digital-oriented 21st century, the contemporary banking industry is already behind the times, with its foundation constantly battered by waves of new technologies and models. Distributed Banking, the

    DCC: Distributed Banking, Future of the Financial Industry

    | 2018/02/17 1:00 pm
  • If last year was the big bang for cryptocurrencies, 2018 will be the same for ICOs, exchanges, and trading platforms. Finding the right one with a solid reputation, good customer support, and fair fees will be a challenge in this ever expanding market. The Blue Trading platform seems to have hit the sweet spot with a diverse team with over 40 years of experience at the helm. A crypto trading platform that accepts fiat forex

    Blue Trading Platform: Managed Trading Without the Worry

    | 2018/02/15 3:00 am
  • Looking for a job? Better yet, looking for a job that could actually make you rich in the future? Well, Bitcoin just became the fastest growing skill for freelancers in the world.   Bitcoin Skills? Did everybody else arrive at the bitcoin party that much earlier than you? Does your trading strategy feel like a scientific proof of Murphy’s law? Perhaps you still haven’t bought your first Lambo? Well don’t worry, I have a tip for

    The Other Way to Get Rich with Bitcoin

    | 2018/02/14 2:00 pm
  • Unlike larger banks who are criticizing crypto, some smaller institutions in Switzerland, Germany and Liechtenstein are bucking the trend. They are are instead offering their clients opportunities to be a part of the digital currency revolution. Big banks are losing out Whether it be as a method to control the financial freedom that cryptocurrencies offer, or as a genuine way to introduce virtual currencies to the masses, regulation is on the increase. While some major

    Europe’s Small Banks See Crypto as Opportunity to Take on Big Banks

    | 2018/02/13 7:30 pm
  • All crypto traders will agree that one major drawback to the entire ecosystem at the moment is centralized exchanges. Companies such as Coinbase rake in billions of dollars through inflated fees and commissions on what should theoretically be a decentralized peer-to-peer network. Crypto exchange Bitfinex is planning to alleviate this problem with a decentralized exchange of its own. According to Coinmarketcap, Bitfinex is the world’s fifth largest exchange with just under a billion dollars traded

    Bitfinex to Build EOSfinex, the First Decentralized Exchange on the EOS.IO Platform

    | 2018/02/13 3:00 am
  • Despite the recent skepticism, Ripple has received a big-time boost by signing a massive deal with major foreign exchange UAE Exchange. The Proof Is in the Partnership Ripple has come under criticism as of late, with a massive sell-off of XRP followed by skepticism as to the number of financial institutions even interested in using the third-ranked cryptocurrency in the first place. However, Ripple has fired back at the haters by garnering another significant partner.

    Ripple Signs Massive Deal with UAE Exchange

    | 2018/02/11 1:45 pm
  • London based FinTech company BlockEx are bringing several innovations to the world of the digital exchange. They aim to disrupt the way the world trades by combining the best features of both traditional and digital trading. In addition, they provide tools for managing the entire lifecycle of blockchain based digital assets. Trading Platform The core of the service is their Digital Asset Exchange Platform (DAxP). This is a fully featured online exchange, offering real-time trading

    Blockex Bridges the Gap Between Traditional and Digital Finance

    | 2018/02/10 2:30 am
  • CG Blockchain, developers of blockchain-based tech for the investment industry, has announced their partnership with global financial data and analytical tools provider FactSet. The new partnership will enable CG Blockchain’s clients to use FactSet’s order and execution management system for order generation, analysis, and compliance. In return, FactSet will gain access to blockchain tools developed by CG Blockchain. FactSet (FDS) is a publicly traded company that provides analytical and data-driven solutions, technology, content, and services to professional investors.

    CG Blockchain and FactSet Team Up to Enhance Investors’ Interaction with Crypto Assets

    | 2018/02/09 10:00 pm
  • Getting new users into the digital currency space is one of the biggest problems faced by the community at large today. Most new investors don’t know what they’re getting into, but Saifu is looking to streamline this process. On-Ramping New Users Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are becoming more popular by the day, as is made evident by the increasing number of users across networks and mainstreaming in the form of futures trading and hedge funds. While

    Saifu: Enabling the Transition to a Digital Economy

    | 2018/02/08 7:00 pm