• Revolut, the London-based fintech firm, has added Bitcoin Cash and Ripple to its catalog of supported cryptocurrencies. Thus, customers will be able to buy the two added cryptos from the Revolut mobile app. This move signals the company’s desire to establish itself in the emerging cryptocurrency fintech market. Bitcoin Cash Added to the Mix Revolut was founded in London in 2015 as a fintech firm with a core focus on providing alternative digital banking solutions.

    Revolut Adds Support for Bitcoin Cash and Ripple

    | 2018/05/26 7:00 am
  • Earlier this week, NAGA Coin gained a prominent listing on the popular US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex. ‘Another Day, Another Exchange’ NAGA Coin (NGC) achieved new listings on the popular cryptocurrency exchanges Bittrex and UpBit. Following NGC’s listing on the US-based exchange, the token’s price spiked from roughly $0.60 to as high as $1.05 — before natural profit-taking and a continued market-wide downtrend pushed the coin back down to what some may consider a very buyable

    NAGA Coin (NGC) Now Listed on Bittrex

    | 2018/05/25 6:00 pm
  • Cryptocurrency startup company, Circle, has unveiled a new investment product. The launch was announced via a post on the company’s blog. The Goldman Sachs-backed firm recently completed a lucrative investment round while announcing plans for a stablecoin tied to the USD. Buy the Market According to a blog post by Senior Product Manager, Rachel Mayer, the latest addition to the catalog of crypto investment offerings at the firm is called “Buy the Market.” This new

    Circle Unveils New Product for Retail Cryptocurrency Investors

    | 2018/05/24 3:00 pm
  • TradingView still has flaws when it comes to the crypto market and will have to break away from its traditional finance background to put the funds it received to good use and make crypto inroads. TradingView, a developer of social networking and data analysis tools for financial markets, got in early as a crypto trading and investment tool finding an amazing opportunity, which has resulted in the company receiving a whopping $37 million in new funds by

    TradingView is Booming But Crypto Offering is Still Lacking

    | 2018/05/24 7:00 am
  • Ivy recently announced a partnership with the Talenta Group which could see significant upside for its token holders. Who is Ivy? Ivy is a block-chain based technology for FIAT & Cryptocurrency business transactions which require verification in the international monetary system. The Ivy Network utilizes IVY tokens which will carry Know Your Customer (KYC) & Know Your Transaction (KYT) to meet the verification requirements for transactions. Ivy bridges the gap between the centralized traditional banking

    3 Reasons Ivy Partnering with Talenta Is a Good Thing

    | 2018/05/23 10:00 pm
  • Litecoin, which began trading as a cryptocurrency in April 2013, has long been in the top-10 cryptos in terms of market capitalization – mostly because it is one of the earliest and most successful Bitcoin derivatives. The Litecoin project, launched in October 2011, was created by Charlie Lee, who back then was a Google software engineer. He would spend his spare time tweaking the original crypto Bitcoin’s open-source code. His grand plan was to develop

    Why Invest in Litecoin?

    | 2018/05/22 6:00 pm
  • 2017 was a stellar year for crypto prices and ICO earnings. The astronomic climb in bitcoin prices and the millions of dollars raised by numerous ICO projects stole most of the headlines. In 2018, crypto prices have taken a hammering but blockchain, the underlying technology appears to be flourishing. Major Corporations Embrace Blockchain Only a few notable figures in the finance world dismiss both bitcoin and blockchain. Many identify with blockchain technology even if they

    Blockchain on the Rise in 2018 Despite Crypto Price Decline

    | 2018/05/22 3:00 am
  • Parity, the wallet and blockchain provider, is shutting down its PICOPS platform effective May 24, 2018, due to complications stemming from the new EU GDPR guidelines. The company announced the decision in a blog post on its website on May 18. PICOPS: The Latest Casualty of the New EU GDPR The General Data Protection Law (GDPR) of the EU is causing problems for blockchain and cryptocurrency. Part of the fundamental principle of the blockchain is

    Parity Forced to Shut Down ICO Passport Service (PICOPS) Due to GDPR

    | 2018/05/21 3:00 am
  • The Smart Justice service is an innovative and community-driven way to resolve disputes in the crypto industry. Top-50 FinTech company, BANKEX, launched the beta version of its service on the 14th of May as a way to introduce complete partiality during these disputes. There is no doubt that blockchain technology has the potential to drastically change our lives.  It offers security, immutability and a high level of transparency.  It also an essential part of creating a

    BANKEX Smart Justice is Bringing Arbitration to Blockchain

    | 2018/05/21 1:00 am
  • If crypto startups want to distinguish themselves amidst the crowd of similar companies, they will need to re-think their partnerships. Although Wall Street is the source of critique from crypto-evangelists fighting the centralized system, it is also home to the power and capital that they need. Every revolution starts off as a rebuttal to a previously existing system that needs – in the eyes of the revolutionaries – renovation. But once they implement their ideas,

    The Crypto Compromise: Learning to Love the Corporate Culture

    | 2018/05/20 10:00 am
  • Morgan Creek Blockchain Capital is taking tokenization to the next level. The VC firm is set to convert paper shares of a company into digital token assets. These assets will then be issued to raise capital for the business. Somewhere Between an IPO and an ICO ICOs emerged as a fundraising revelation for startups in 2017. Many campaigns raised millions of dollars showing that perhaps VCs were a dying breed. However, government regulations seem to

    Tokenization of Shares – VC Firm Converts Company Stock to Cryptocurrency Token

    | 2018/05/20 6:00 am
  • More and more top brass from traditional financial companies is joining cryptocurrency startups. The latest is an ex-CEO of Visa UK and Ireland. ‘SEAMLESS’ PAYMENTS The former CEO of Visa UK and Ireland has joined a cryptocurrency startup looking to make cards for everyday shopping. Marc O’Brien, CEO of Visa UK and Ireland from 2008 to 2014, was announced as CEO of cryptocurrency payments startup Crypterium on Thursday. Crypterium calls itself a “cryptobank” that lets you pay

    Former Visa CEO Joins Cryptocurrency Startup Making Payment Cards

    | 2018/05/19 10:00 pm
  • Coinbase, the largest U.S. Bitcoin exchange, has initiated exploratory conversations with financial regulators regarding banking licenses. Coinbase and Ivy Koin Meet with U.S. Regulators About Banking Licenses Coinbase is now intent on learning how to obtain banking licenses. The Wall Street Journal reports that, according to undisclosed sources, the exchange held conversations with officials from the U.S Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in early 2018. According to the report: Coinbase Inc. and another cryptocurrency

    Coinbase Aims to Obtain Banking Licenses

    | 2018/05/18 7:00 pm
  • Russia’s State Duma Committee on State Construction is to support the first reading of a regulatory proposition which is to incorporate the fundamental rules for the digital economy in the country’s Civil Code. At the same time, a leading Russian bank issues the first commercial bonds carried out via Blockchain-based technology. Russia is making serious efforts towards dominating the booming industry of blockchain technology, claiming that it will eventually belong to them. In April of

    Russia Moves to Regulate Crypto, Issues First Commercial Bonds via Blockchain

    | 2018/05/18 8:00 am
  • It is perhaps easy to get lost in the constant flurry of activities within the burgeoning cryptocurrency market. From government crackdowns to new crypto launches, the arena can seem like a swirling vortex of entropy. Bitcoin, the number one digital currency remains the focal point of the industry. Here are four reasons why Nakamoto’s creation is destined for even greater heights in the future. The Simplicity of the Bitcoin Blockchain Bitcoin was the first successful

    4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Will Become More Valuable

    | 2018/05/18 4:00 am
  • EXPREAD (expread.io) and payment solutions provider FuzeX (fuzex.co) announced their partnership May 11, 2018. According to the announcement, the projects aim to leverage experience and technology behind both teams in order to offer their communities the best-suited trading and payment solutions. Speaking about the partnership, EXPREAD CEO Leo Liu stated: We are very excited about our partnership with FuzeX, a project that we see to have great potential to develop new payment solution that successfully combines

    White Label Crypto Exchange Platform EXPREAD Announces Partnership with FuzeX

    | 2018/05/17 7:00 pm
  • As the Befund Service Platform gets set to launch their crowdsale later this week (on May 16, 2018), the Singapore-based company has just announced that Daos Capital will become the eighth investment fund to back the project so far. Khalil Lin, Director of Overseas Operations for Befund says that the support from Daos is encouraging, as Befund aims to become the platform of choice for crypto traders globally. “Our intention is to create an ecosystem

    Befund Service Platform Announces Support from Daos Capital as They Prepare to Launch Their Crowdsale

    | 2018/05/16 12:00 pm
  • Looking for the best place to store your cryptocurrencies? Look no further. Here are our reviews of four of the top cryptocurrency wallets. NAGA WALLET When it comes to cryptocurrency wallets, the NAGA WALLET is undoubtedly the best — thanks to its ability to drastically simplify all that which makes cryptocurrency storage and trading complicated. The NAGA WALLET supports over 1,200 different cryptocurrencies, and crucially supports crypto-to-email transactions — effectively eliminating the need for complicated

    Top 4 Cryptocurrency Wallets

    | 2018/05/15 10:30 pm
  • Earlier today, San Francisco-based digital currency exchange Coinbase announced four major products geared entirely towards facilitating and encouraging institutional investment — signaling that the herd is indeed on its way. Coinbase Custody First and foremost, Coinbase has partnered with an SEC-regulated broker-dealer to created Coinbase Custody, which the company claims is the most secure cryptocurrency storage solution on the market today. Explains the company in an official blog post: Coinbase Custody is proud to offer a service

    Coinbase Announces 4 New Products for Institutional Investors

    | 2018/05/15 12:00 pm
  • Arthur Hayes, the CEO of BitMEX, predicts that bitcoin will reach the $50,000 mark by the end of this year. Appearing on CNBC’s Fast Money, the former Citigroup and Deutsche Bank executive also spoke on volatility and the dominance of Asian retail traders in the crypto market. Bitcoin at $50,000 When asked to give a bitcoin price prediction, Hayes said it could reach $50,000 before the end of 2018. Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market has

    Bitcoin Price Will See $50,000 By End of 2018, Says BitMEX CEO

    | 2018/05/15 10:30 am
  • DX.Exchange, a NASDAQ-powered cryptocurrency exchange platform is set to launch in June 2018. DX becomes the latest in a slew of crypto exchange services as the digital currency market continues to mature. The platform hopes to offer a robust ecosystem for OTC derivatives and crypto tokens. DX.Exchange Will Utilize NASDAQ’s Matching Engine DX is partnering with NASDAQ to use the latter’s matching engine to deliver a seamless P2P crypto exchange platform. According to Daniel Skowronski,

    NASDAQ-Powered Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform to Launch in June

    | 2018/05/15 5:00 am
  • The 2018 Consensus Conference is underway in New York. Already, this year’s event seems to be even more colorful than previous with protesters staging a march outside the summit venue. The turnout so far is impressive with the usual logistical issues that are common in large gatherings such these. Parody Protests Outside While experts and crypto enthusiasts are engaging in the conference outside, some bizarre scenes are taking place outside. Scores of protesters bearing placards

    Consensus 2018: Mammoth Turnout on Opening Day as Parody Protesters March Outside the Cryptocurrency Conference

    | 2018/05/14 9:00 pm
  • Steve Chiavarone is a blockchain believer. The portfolio manager at Federated Investors believes the technology behind bitcoin will help usher in the fourth industrial age. Many commentators have previously identified blockchain as having the potential to disrupt the global business process. Blockchain: An Exciting Emerging Technology Chiavarone is certain that the distributed ledger technology (DLT) framework is an essential cog in the wheel of emerging technologies that will transform the world. The Wall Street bull

    Blockchain Technology Will Usher in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

    | 2018/05/14 7:00 pm