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Riot Blockchain Plans to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange

Riot Blockchain Plans to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange

Riot Blockchain, a former biotech firm that redirected to Bitcoin mining, is planning to launch a cryptocurrency exchange in the US by the end of the second quarter of this year, as shown in a company filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on March 14, 2019.... Read more.

Citi Gives up Plan to Launch Own Cryptocurrency

Citi Gives up Plan to Launch Own Cryptocurrency

US-based bank Citigroup was expected to follow in the footsteps of JPMorgan and issue a bank-backed digital coin to facilitate payments and other proc... Read more.

Facebook Might Add $19B if Crypto Project Succeeds

Facebook Might Add $19B if Crypto Project Succeeds

Banking giant Barclays estimated that Facebook could add up to $19 billion in revenue by 2021 if its cryptocurrency project work, CNBC reports, citing... Read more.

SIX Exchange to Use R3’s Blockchain Platform

SIX Exchange to Use R3’s Blockchain Platform

Zurich-based SIX Swiss Exchange – the main stock exchange operator in Switzerland – will use the blockchain technology provided by New York-based ... Read more.

Facebook Might Launch Its Stablecoin Within 3 Months

Facebook Might Launch Its Stablecoin Within 3 Months

The day when we’ll see a cryptocurrency made by Facebook is getting closer. The New York Times found out that the social media giant was preparing t... Read more.

Dukascopy Launches Own Crypto Earlier Than Planned

Dukascopy Launches Own Crypto Earlier Than Planned

Swiss-based Dukascopy Bank decided to jump on the cryptocurrency bandwagon even though the market seems to stagnate in the last few months. The online... Read more.

Russia to Adopt Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Russia to Adopt Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Igor Yusufov, former Russian Energy Minister, proposes the creation of an oil-backed cryptocurrency, according to local media. He revealed that the ro... Read more.

JPMorgan Launches Own Digital Coin

JPMorgan Launches Own Digital Coin

Less than a month ago, US banking giant JPMorgan published a report on cryptocurrencies and blockchain. The analysts concluded that the value of Bitco... Read more.

Will Bitcoin Stay on a Downward Spiral

Will Bitcoin Stay on a Downward Spiral

Reports have confirmed that Bitcoin has lost value for the sixth month in succession. This means that the future of this and the other major cryptocur... Read more.

Binary Trading Apps Banned From Apple’s App Store

Binary Trading Apps Banned From Apple’s App Store

Apple has made a change to their guidelines that categorically bans mobile trading apps used for binary options trading from its App Store. The ban is... Read more.

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