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Bancor will stop providing services for US residents

Bancor will stop providing services for US residents

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Bancor Decentralized Exchange has announced that it will soon stop providing services for US residents. In a statement, the company notes that it is forced to take this step due to the uncertainty surrounding the regulation of cryptocurrency in the country. New rules will come into force on...

LINE is near to getting Japan license for crypto exchange

LINE is near to getting Japan license for crypto exchange

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The famous messaging platform from Japan LINE will be able to open a cryptocurrency exchange in the country soon. LINE is really close to getting a license from the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA), it can even become real in this month. Owning the license will let the company run BitMax...

A new Bitcoin POS on the Colombian-Venezuelan border aims to help refugees

A new Bitcoin POS on the Colombian-Venezuelan border aims to help refugees

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There’s a new cryptocurrency exchange, which intends to help refugees. The location of the exchange is Colombia-Venezuela border, right next to the bridge over the Tachira river. Now all travellers have an opportunity of using POS service to apply crypto coins to purchase items. The location of...

The central bank of Russia is thinking about the digital currency launch

The central bank of Russia is thinking about the digital currency launch

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Russia’s central bank chief said that the bank may create its own digital currency. On an appointment with students, chairwoman Elvira Nabiulina mentioned that it is not possible to perform this project rapidly but the majority of world’s central banks, including Russia’s, are taking into...

Mark Zuckerberg announced the launch of Libra!

Mark Zuckerberg announced the launch of Libra!

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In his post, Mark said that Facebook is cooperating with 27 organizations and together they are launching a non-profit Libra Association and a currency called Libra. The main mission of the Libra is to create a worldwide financial infrastructure that will empower people all around the world said...

As the rumours about Facebook’s coin launch are thickening, MoneyGram and Ripple finally became partners

As the rumours about Facebook’s coin launch are thickening, MoneyGram and Ripple finally became p...

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Yesterday was the day when a long-awaited partnership has become real. Riplle Inc. declared that now they’re partners with MoneyGram. Is this because Facebook decided to launch the coin these days? As the blockchain firm says itself, this partnership is going to make MoneyGram become a user of...

How much is Gram: "Aton" called the price of cryptocurrency from Durov

How much is Gram: "Aton" called the price of cryptocurrency from Durov

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Forbes found out the details of Aton’s offer for investors in Gram cryptocurrency An investment company Aton estimated the cost of Gram cryptocurrency, which will become a payment instrument on the TON platform from the Pavel Durov's messenger Telegram. According to analysts, the range of...

Korean crypto exchanges are starting to accept liability for hacks

Korean crypto exchanges are starting to accept liability for hacks

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Some of the South Korean crypto exchanges have presented serious updates in their terms and conditions. Now, according to these updates, they’re going to accept liability for all the possible hacks and issues with services. Yonhap News Agency has reported that the Fair Trade Commission of South...

Iceland’s currency will be the first traded e-money in Europe

Iceland’s currency will be the first traded e-money in Europe

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Reykjavik-based Monerium was confirmed as the initial electronic money institution by The Financial Supervisory Authority of Iceland (FME). News that the Monerium was approved to provide fiat payment services on the blockchain and apply it all over the European Economic Area was announced on June...

Crypterium launches crypto card for global payments

Crypterium launches crypto card for global payments

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Crypterium produced a Crypterium card, which is the primary crypto card, that will be accessible all over the world. Crypterium is a startup corporation that is oriented on financial technologies and is Estonia-based. They decided to create this card after that they realised Coinbase Card is...

TRON's Justin Sun will meet investor Warren Buffet

TRON's Justin Sun will meet the legendary investor Warren Buffet: this cost him over 4.5 million ...

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TRON blockchain platform's founder Justin Sun is going to have a dinner with billionaire and legendary investor Warren Buffet on July 25 in San Francisco, as the Decrypt reported. Usually meetings with Buffett are held in New York, however, this time it was decided to transfer lunch to another...

Crypto exchanges are facing their biggest threat

Crypto exchanges are facing their biggest threat

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The major reason why all the cryptocurrencies have increased reputation is that they offer transactions that are not controlled by the government. But it seems it’s time to say goodbye to this uncontrolled method. Alexandra Wijmenga-Daniel, spokeswoman of Financial Action Task Force - a...

Central Bank of Philippines is concerned about the increasing usage of cryptocurrencies

Central Bank of Philippines is concerned about the increasing usage of cryptocurrencies

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The leader of the Central bank in the Philippines informed about the threats that the country can face because of growing cryptocurrency appropriation. On June 10, Benjamin Diokno, who is the head of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, was cited by The Philippine Star, as he said the organisation,...

Telegram launches a public ICO on Liquid exchange

Telegram launches a public ICO on Liquid exchange

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Telegram designed its token gram in 2018 and it was sold exclusively to certified investors in the biggest ICO in the history. Now, eventually, it is accessible to the public. A limited selling of the token is going to be held on the Liquid exchange. The starting day is July 10. The rate of the...

Iran's minister of energy wants cryptocurrency miners to pay real-cost bills

Iran's minister of energy wants cryptocurrency miners to pay real-cost bills

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Miners in Iran can face higher bills if the minister decides so. On Sunday (09.06.2019) Iran’s Minister of Energy Homayoun Haeri said to The Financial Tribune that miners of cryptocurrencies in their country should pay bills in real rates, which aren’t going to be subsidized by the government...

Bitcoin features will disappear from the CHX listing after June 19

Bitcoin features will disappear from the CHX listing after June 19

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The expiration of the latest BTC features on the Chicago Stock Exchange will take place on June 19 by 3:00 pm Chicago time, reports Bloomberg. CHX became the 1st regulated exchange to launch urgent financial instruments based on the 1st cryptocurrency in the end of 2017, when Bitcoin was steadily...

Ethereum classic hardfork Atlantis

Ethereum Classic developers will test Atlantis update's code

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This summer, the Atlantis update can be activated on the Ethereum Classic network, but its exact date remains unknown. In the meantime, cryptocurrency developers have agreed that the code will be tested in a test network, CoinDesk reports. This update should activate the changes that were formally...

tax evasion with the use of cryptocuurencies

An international group investigates 60 tax evasion schemes using cryptocurrencies

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The J5 group, established last year by the tax authorities of such countries as the US, Australia, the UK, Canada, and the Netherlands, is currently investigating 60 major international schemes for cryptocurrency tax evasion. At least 12 of them are led by the Australian Revenue Service (ATO). ...

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