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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). ...

Who are emerging crypto leaders and what to do with other coins?

Who are emerging crypto leaders and what to do with other coins?

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Present time and November 2017 have a similarity, it’s the same cryptocurrency circulation volume, which is approximately about $275 billion. But a lot of things happened with values in this period, they have been soaring from $800 billion to $100 billion. Wild things always happen on the...

Users lost 1800 BTC due to a sharp drop of the CLAM

Users lost 1800 BTC due to a sharp drop of the CLAM

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The American crypto exchange Poloniex reported that users, financing margin trading lost 1800 BTC (about 14 million at the current exchange rate) due to a sharp drop of the CLAM rate and extremely low liquidity of this coin. According to the representatives of the exchange, on May 26, the...

Benfica de Macau will start accepting cryptocurrencies for payment

Benfica de Macau will start accepting cryptocurrencies for payment

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The famous Portuguese football club Benfica de Macau will start accepting cryptocurrencies for payment: BTC, ETH and UTK (UTRUST), CoinDesk reports. Holders of digital assets will be able to buy Benfica merchandise, as well as match tickets. According to representatives of Benfica, this decision...

Hackers stole GateHub's users 23 million XRPs

GateHub users lost 23 million XRP during a hacking attack

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The creative director of 2K/DENMARK company, Thomas Silkjær, said that as a result of the hacker attack, GateHub users lost 23 million Ripple XRP tokens (approximately $9.6 million at the current rate). According to Silkjær, during the attack that began on June 1, 80-90 user wallets were hacked...

Binance is going to become a competitor for Tether

Binance is going to become a competitor for Tether

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It’s going to be a hot competition! The worlds greatest exchange of cryptocurrencies declared about its plans of designing a stablecoin. Information’s source is Wei Zhou, who is the Head Officer of Finances in Binance. We know that there’re over 60 stablecoins in the crypto industry who tried...

A $100 million crypto fund launches and aims to go long

A $100 million crypto fund launches and aims to go long

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A new investment firm known as Darma Capital is launching to those investors, who want to bet that digital assets such as Ether are poised for a 10-year long run. Of course, Ether saw one of the greatest boom-and-bust periods in crypto, rising an astounding 17,775% in 2017 only to see 94% of its...

Facebook may proclaim GlobalCoin on June 18

Facebook may proclaim GlobalCoin on June 18

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There are lots off rumours about Facebook’s currency and its launch. Let’s review and understand it together. There’s a hearsay that the popular social platform may make its projections public sooner than we expected. They say that the whitepaper will be released on June 18. As we already...

Binance will issue its own stablebcoins

Wei Zhou: Binance will issue its stablecoins

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Leading in terms of trading volumes, Binance will issue its own stablebcoins in the period of next 2 months. About this we are informed from the company's financial director Wei Zhou from his interview with Bloomberg's journalists. Thus, the release of the 1-st stablecoin, secured by the British...

The bank of Switzerland should think about national cryptocurrency's creation, Avenir Suisse noted

The bank of Switzerland should think about national cryptocurrency's creation, Avenir Suisse noted

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The analytical center Avenir Suisse released the report named “Blockchain after the hype”, in which "summoned" the National Bank of Switzerland to begin its works on creation of a national cryptocoin. In particular, analysts suggest developing a model of blockchain based economy. The...

Facebook's cryptocurrency project

Facebook is going to launch its cryptocurrency project this month

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The launch of Facebook’s crypto project can happen already this month. At the same time, employees of the company will be able to receive their salaries in the new currency, as it was noted by "The Information". According to the publication, Facebook also plans to launch “physical...

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