Crypto News

Singapore’s First Legal Trial Over Bitcoin Trading Disputes Began Today

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Singapore’s first cryptocurrency trial over questionable trading practices began today as the market maker and liquidity provider B2C2 sues cryptocurrency exchange Quoine. The charge? B2C2 maintains that Quoine wrongfully reversed seven trades in April 2017 that lead to proceeds being deducted without B2C2’s authorization. In the case unraveling in the Singapore […]

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Binance Invests $3 Million in US Crypto Trading Desk

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Big news came from Binance this week, as their venture wing announced a significant investment in US over-the-counter (OTC) crypto trading desk Koi Trading. Binance and Koi Trading In a press release yesterday, Binance Labs revealed that it had made a $ 3 million investment into Koi Trading, a small sum for the world’s largest […]

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Aussie Crypto Startup Power Ledger Brings P2P Energy Trading to Largest US Market

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn News today sees notable blockchain project Power Ledger launching its peer-to-peer trading product for renewable energy. Power Ledger will launch with American PowerNet at their home base in Pennsylvania. Power Ledger Power Ledger is a blockchain-based solution for renewable and cost-effective energy. (Power Ledger also has their own cryptocurrency – POWR […]

Altcoins

Circle’s USDC Stablecoin to Be Listed on Binance, Trading Begins Tomorrow

Goldman Sachs-backed startup Circle has announced that Binance will list its USDC stablecoin. Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has opened deposits for USDC. Beginning tomorrow, at 10 p.m. EST, trading for USDC/BTC and USDC/BNB pairs will be possible. The news of the addition of Circle’s USDC stablecoin comes at a time when […]

Blockchain

New York Regulator Issues BitLicense to NYDIG For Custody and Trading

New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) has approved cryptocurrency-related company NYDIG’s application for a digital currency license and a money transmission license. Bitcoin Custody Approved in New York State The NYDFS has formally authorized cryptocurrency-related company NYDIG to offer secure custody as well as trade execution services for several virtual currencies including Bitcoin […]

Blockchain

$30M Shanghai-Based Cryptocurrency Trading Fund to Launch in Early 2019

Shanghai-based digital asset management company is reportedly set to launch a new cryptocurrency trading fund in partnership with an unnamed licensed asset manager in Hong Kong. Cryptocurrency Trading Fund: Arbitrage Strategy Point95 Global – a digital asset management firm based in Shanghai, is reportedly planning to set up a new cryptocurrency trading fund in partnership […]

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Cash Pre-Fork Trading Sees Dislike for Craig Wright’s Chain

The upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard-fork triggers some interesting opportunities. Numerous exchanges offer pre-fork trading of BCHSV and BCHABC. Both Poloniex and HitBTC are in the process of trading these “futures” at this time. Pre-fork Trading Underway Numerous cryptocurrency exchanges plan to support the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork. It is expected the network will split […]

Crypto News

‘1250x’: Bitstamp Says New Upgrade Will Make Crypto Trading Faster than Ever

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Cinnober, which was acquired by Nasdaq in September, has signed on to help Luxembourg-based Bitstamp, a crypto exchange with many millions of trades and years to its record. Bitstamp’s matching system will reportedly increase 1,250x, and its overall throughput will increase by 400x, according to the exchange’s estimates. Bitstamp will be […]