Cofound.it Voluntarily Winds Up, Prompting Suspension of Token Trading

In a surprise move, tokenized project Cofound.it has elected to cease operations. The project, whose CFI token traded on Bitfinex, has decided to call it a day after reflecting on the changing market and the downturn that has turned once vibrant projects into barely going concerns. Onlookers will be watching to see whether Cofound.it’s decision… Continue reading Cofound.it Voluntarily Winds Up, Prompting Suspension of Token Trading

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RBI Ban Hearing Delayed – Indian Supreme Court Too Busy for Crypto This Week

All petitions against the crypto banking ban by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) are supposed to have been heard by the country’s supreme court on September 11. However, the court has been busy every day this week and has postponed the RBI ban hearing. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator… Continue reading RBI Ban Hearing Delayed – Indian Supreme Court Too Busy for Crypto This Week

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Basic Attention Token (BAT) Parent Company Files Privacy Complaint Against Google

Earlier this week, privacy browser Brave took a rather bold step by filing a privacy complaint against Google in the U.K. and Eire. While Brave’s intentions remain unknown, one must ask: Were the complaints lodged for the greater good or does it represent a publicity stunt? Brave’s Push for the Greater Good Related: A Brave… Continue reading Basic Attention Token (BAT) Parent Company Files Privacy Complaint Against Google

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Bitpay CCO Holds Pessimistic Outlook for Altcoins

In a recent interview, Sonny Singh, the chief commercial officer (CCO) of Bitpay, Inc, shared his outlook for the cryptocurrencies, emphasizing his optimism for the bitcoin markets, whilst also espousing a grim outlook for altcoins. Also Read: Bittrex to Launch Crypto Exchange in Malta Next Month “Big Entrants” Coming to Crypto Next Year – Sonny Singh… Continue reading Bitpay CCO Holds Pessimistic Outlook for Altcoins

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Bitfinex Reveals Details on EOSfinex, Beta Launch in September

Months after heralding plans to build a “high-performance” decentralized exchange (DEX) on the then-dormant EOS, Bitfinex has plated up some fresh morsels of information on the project ahead of its beta release later this month. EOSfinex will facilitate a highly scalable network of peer-to-peer value exchange, unconstrained by borders and built around a foundation of… Continue reading Bitfinex Reveals Details on EOSfinex, Beta Launch in September

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Bitgo Attains Regulatory Approval in United States

Bitgo, a cryptocurrency security and custody company, has been granted regulatory approval to provide its storage services to the United States. Specifically, Bitgo will target U.S.-based institutional investors with its “Bitgo Trust Company.” Also Read: Corporate Creditors Can Now File Claims for Mt Gox Restitution Bitgo Approved by South Dakota Regulators The South Dakota Division of… Continue reading Bitgo Attains Regulatory Approval in United States

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Bittrex to Launch Crypto Exchange in Malta Next Month

US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex is reportedly launching a crypto exchange in Malta at the beginning of next month. Bittrex says the new platform will allow them to list coins “a lot faster.” It will operate within the regulatory framework established by the European Union and the Maltese government. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter… Continue reading Bittrex to Launch Crypto Exchange in Malta Next Month

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US Regulatory Authority and Singapore to Collaborate on FinTech Innovation Initiative

Making its way into the mainstream, blockchain continues to garner attention from governments around the world. On Sept. 13, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) partnered with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in an effort to promote fintech innovation. ‘Joint Commitment to Grow the FinTech Landscape’ The signed agreement aims to support new… Continue reading US Regulatory Authority and Singapore to Collaborate on FinTech Innovation Initiative

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Josh Garza Sentenced to Prison and Fined $9M over GAW & Paycoin Scam

U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Connecticut has announced Homero Joshua Garza (Josh Garza) has been sentenced to “21 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, the first six months of which [Mr. Garza] must spend in home confinement, for his role in his companies’ purported generation and sale of virtual currency.” The… Continue reading Josh Garza Sentenced to Prison and Fined $9M over GAW & Paycoin Scam

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Seattle’s Block 3: The Blockchain Community for Pioneers [INTERVIEW]

As the ideological fuel of blockchain, decentralization may have become the be-all-end-all for many members of the industry’s blossoming workforce. For all of the paradigm’s disruptive wonder, one startup is doing everything it can to bring the people of blockchain together—Seattle’s new blockchain co-working community, Block 3 at Galvanize. Home to such monoliths as Microsoft… Continue reading Seattle’s Block 3: The Blockchain Community for Pioneers [INTERVIEW]

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