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Coinmama Security Breach 450k Email and Passwords Leaked on Dark Web

It has been a troubling time for crypto exchanges over this past month. This time, Coinmama, a crypto broker based in Isreal, has announced that 450k email and passwords have been stolen and are up for sale on the dark web. They are currently working with cyber security teams to understand the scope of the […]

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Indonesian Futures Regulator BAPPEBTI Issues Rules on Crypto

BAPPEBTI has issued a ministerial regulation under No. 5/2019 for the implementation of physical markets for crypto assets in futures exchanges. Reported by the Jakarta Post, the regulation focuses governance principles for crypto asset trading, legal certainty and consumer protection. It also has a requirement to establish a physical market for crypto assets through electronic […]

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ICE Investing $20-$25 Million Back into Bakkt

The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), will be looking to invest $20 -$25 million back into the Bakkt Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform this upcoming year. The details were announced in a Q4 2018 ICE earnings call with equity analysts. In addition to this funding, last month, Bakkt, had raised $182.5 million from twelve investors. With all the funding […]

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QuadrigaCX Troubles Continue as Exchange Files for Creditor Protection

Following the sudden death of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Gerry Cotten, the founder of crypto exchange QuadricaCX, approximately $190 million CAD (Canadian Dollars) has been lost in cryptocurrency. As of the 18th of January 2019, the following balances were recorded in cold wallets: The full report details that have been released by Nova Scotia […]

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Hydro Protocol is Forking 0x

0x is a decentralised platform that is designed to allow the exchange of everything from digital assets to loans. Launched in August 2017, 0x mission is to create a tokenized world where all value can flow freely. On the 14th December 2018, CEO Tian Li, announced that due to rudimentary problems such as order collision, front-running, […]

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Gemini Exchange Lists Bitcoin Cash for Trading

Crypto currency exchange Gemini has listed Bitcoin Cash (BCH) for trading, as of 8th December 2018 9:30am ET. Following the listing Bitcoin Cash (BCH) regained its position over its fork rival Bitcoin SV (BSV). Gemini had worked closely with the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS) to gain approval for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) […]

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Switzerland Launches Worlds First Crypto Exchange Traded Product (ETP)

Next week in Switzerland, the SIX Swiss exchange will launch the worlds first cryptocurrency Exchange Traded Product (ETP). Amun, a fintech company, had developed the ETP to exhibit the following characteristics, outlined in the FT: Approximately 50% of the ETP’s assets will be invested in Bitcoin (BTC)  The remaining will be divided between Ripple (XRP) […]

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Circle, Backed by Goldman Sachs, Launches Stablecoin on 50 Crypto Platforms

Circle, founded in 2013, is a peer-to-peer payments technology company, that is backed by Goldman Sachs. Circle, also owns cryptocurrency exchange Polonix and have created USDC, a stablecoin pegged to the USD. An article published by fxstreet stated that the stablecoin is available on 50 exchanges including coinbase. Other stablecoins include Tether and TrueUSD.

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FSA in Japan Gives Crypto Self Regulated Status

According to Reuters, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in Japan has made the decision to grant the cryptocurrency industry self-regulatory status. This will allow the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association to sanction exchanges for any violations. It is claimed that the self regulatory rules are stricter than the current law. This would, therefore, allow more […]

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