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South African Reserve Bank Proposed Tougher Crypto Regulations, Not Ban

January 15th, 2019

Amid increasing crypto scams and fake ICO offerings across Africa, the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) presented a descriptive report concerning various cryptocurrency aspects within the country. Accordingly, they demand public to ‘review the policy paper’ and comment on the same. Regulation to Combat Financial Risk The new consultation paper by SARB highlights key approaches…

Here’s Why Bitcoin Price Swings to $3,700 & Crypto Market Turns Green

January 15th, 2019

Bitcoin and altcoins are seeing the greens between 2 to 5 percent range with Ethereum surging over 8 percent. The market turned green as Bakkt announced its first acquisition declaring they are not sitting idle while awaiting regulatory approval from CFTC. Meanwhile, Vontobel, a Swiss multi-billion dollar bank announced its entry into the crypto industry…

TRON Partnered with ABCC Exchange, TRX 10 Tokens to be First Listed on ABCC

January 15th, 2019

TRON (TRX) is becoming the hot topic every new day. On January 15, 2019, Justin Sun, the co-founder of world’s 9th largest cryptocurrency, TRX has appreciated ‘ABCC Exchange’ as the exchange announced a partnership with Tron platform. ABCC Exchange is truly an awesome platform that has witnessed great development. We are glad to partner with…

Large Bitcoin Miners Losing their Dominance, Unknown Miners Join the Race: Diar Research

January 15th, 2019

2018 was not an exceptional year for bitcoin and crypto- industry at large but it has changed the complete dynamics of the crypto mining industry. While the industry has seen a few calamities because of the dropping prices, it has also reduced the dominance of popular mining pools and has led to emergence of newer…

Cryptopia Hacked: Falls Victim to Security Breach, Police Investigating

January 15th, 2019

Exchange level security breaches and hacks were the biggest pain point for crypto exchanges in 2018 and the start of 2019 seems to be not very different. While we are still in the second week of New Year, we already have a reported ‘security breach’. This time the victim is Cryptopia, a popular New Zealand…

Breaking News: BitMEX Fears Regulator’s Crack Down, Ditches North American Markets

January 15th, 2019

One of the active crypto exchange and the Bitcoin futures trading platform, BitMEX is shutting client’s trading accounts in US and Quebec. Per SCMP, this move is a result of the Quebec regulator’s action on curbing unauthorized exchanges. Image Source: Bitmex BitMEX Under Regulatory Pressure Back in early 2018, Autorite des marches financiers (AMF), Quebec’s…

Ethereum Constantinople: A Classic Case of “Buy the Rumor, Sell the News” says Weiss Ratings

January 15th, 2019

Ethereum Constantinople hard fork is just about here and ETH has risen 9% as the market sees green. However, this system upgrade that is focused on speed, low cost, and efficiency, according to Weiss Ratings is a classic case of “buy the rumor, sell the news.” Ethereum Jumps 9% Amidst Green Market Ethereum’s hard fork,…

Expert Opinion: Blockchain Jobs Now Command Higher Salaries, Bitcoin Transaction Rates Hit The Highest In Almost A Year

January 15th, 2019

“This analysis is an adaptation from the work of Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro Salaries for Blockchain Jobs get an upward push Jobs in Blockchain development are in high demand Bitcoin still sits close to USD 3500 while the network gets stronger Blockchain jobs and salaries inching higher as crypto craze continues Rising jobs…

Crypto Crime: Man Sentenced 5 Years in Prison For Buying a Gun with Cryptocurrency

January 14th, 2019

Recently, US Border agents have identified ’48 years-old man, David Mitchell who bought a gun online in the US using cryptocurrency worth more than £2,000. Mitchell had ordered a package of a Glock 9mm gun with magazine, silencer and 150 rounds of 9mm ammunition. Court convicts actions as unlawful He was first arrested on September…

Price Update: Bitcoin Facing Serious Risk of Crashing to $3K while Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash & Litecoin Down Over 6%

January 14th, 2019

Bitcoin is down to $3,520 facing the real risk of crashing to $3k with bears being in full control. The entire crypto market is seeing red with market cap hitting $118 and the top cryptos losing between 5 to 8 percent except for Tron (TRX) which is still in the green. Bitcoin Drops to $3,520…