CoinDeal, a Cyprus-based cryptocurrency exchange, will become a sponsor of the UK Wolverhampton Wanderers soccer club, which will feature its logo on all training kits. According to the deal, the Wolves, as the team is known, will have CoinDeal’s logo on the sleeves of their shirts. The crypto exchange’s...
A Hong Kong-based investment holding company engaged in e-commerce businesses, China Parenting Network Holdings Ltd., said it would take an 18% share in blockchain startup firm Ccloud Tech Ltd. In a statement, China Parenting said it would invest $6.3 million (HK$50 million) through a subsidiary into Ccloud Tech by...
The US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex will launch a new virtual currency trading platform for EU citizens in co-operation with the UK-based fintech firm invest.com, the two companies announced on Thursday. The partnership mirrors a decision by invest.com, which has been active until now in derivative trading, algo-trading, portfolio management and...
AnalysisOn June 12, the state of Michigan introduced a bill imposing criminal penalties for manipulating data on blockchains in order to commit fraud. This is the first attempt in the world to legally protect data stored on distributed ledger technology (DLT) — for entering false information into the blocks...
NewsIBM has signed a five-year AU$1 billion ($740 million) deal with the Australian government to use blockchain and other new technologies to improve data security, Bloomberg reports Thursday, July 5. The major contract will see IBM provide technology such as blockchain, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to Australian federal departments,...
NewsThe Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) deadline to implement ban to stop dealing with all crypto-related accounts expires Thursday, July 5, local news outlet The Times of India reports. The Supreme Court had also ruled earlier this week not to grant interim relief to those affected by the upcoming...
AnalysisOn June 30, almost a year after the widely successful ICO — a project that raised $232 million worth of BTC and ETH back in July 2017, setting a record at the time  — which was followed by an internal dispute and several class-action lawsuits, the Tezos Foundation has...
Advertisement Flow Traders NV, the largest European exchange-traded fund (ETF) trader has entered the crypto market, despite public warnings from the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) urging consumers to stay away from cryptocurrency trading. Based in Amsterdam, the Dutch speed trader has its eyes on the first...
Advertisement The NEO price climbed by approximately eight percent on Thursday after the project entered what developers are calling the “Era of Decentralization.” NEO Price Climbs Despite Sluggish Crypto Market The eight percent increase wasn’t the most impressive performance the asset has seen, but it was made more so due...
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