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Mark Carney thinks that Libra-like currency can replace USD

Mark Carney thinks that Libra-like currency can replace USD

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Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney proposed a modification of the global economic system. He suggested replacing USD with a Libra-like digital currency. During his speech at the Federal Reserve’s yearly symposium, the governor announced that a currency like Facebook’s Libra may replace...

Third-largest crypto coin hardly causes a Ripple amid rally

Third-largest crypto coin hardly causes a Ripple amid rally

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One cryptocurrency stands out from the exciting recovery process of the year. XRP tumbled about 20%, while 8 of the top 10 cryptos are posting gains. Even though the currency lost about $3 billion in market cap in 2019, it’s still the third-biggest crypto coin after BTC and ETH. Majority of the...

Circle investment

Circle seeks $100 million to develop crowdfunding platform

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Circle company, which owns the Poloniex exchange, has announced the search for a new general partner who can raise $100 million for its venture fund. This was reported by CoinDesk. The company expects the new partner to develop and promote an investment declaration to increase the number of large...

Ex-head of Morgan Stanley Asia joins crypto startup

Ex-head of Morgan Stanley Asia joins crypto startup

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Jeffrey Wang, who used to be head at Morgan Stanley, has joined a crypto company run by his former colleagues, part of a thriving group of ex-Wall Streeters taking a shot in the volatile world of digital assets. Wang will work out of Vancouver as leader of Americas for Shenzhen, China-based Amber...

Bitcoin seems to find support after bouncing off $10000

Bitcoin seems to find support after bouncing off $10000

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Bitcoin had hard times, it was bouncing around $10000 level for about two weeks and now it seems that the coin has finally found support. The leading cryptocurrency decreased in price and dropped below the lower limit of its GTI Vera Band indicator, which is measuring down and up trends,...

Crypto exchange introduces block trading for derivatives

Crypto exchange introduces block trading for derivatives

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Searching for a way to make the market imminent to mass appropriation, exchange and messaging service collaborate and are offering block trades to crypto derivatives. Deribit, an exchange for futures and services on BTC and ETH, is cooperating with a messaging service Paradigm for institutional...

New Satoshi Nakamoto

New Satoshi told his real name and how he lost 1 million BTC

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His full name is James Bilal Khalid Kaan. He was born in Pakistan but lives in the UK. He is a graduate of the Al-Khair University of Pakistan and has also studied remotely at Yale, Duke, and the University of California, Irvine. This is what the next contender for the place of Satoshi Nakamoto...

Blockchain.com is integrating DOTs into its wallet

Blockchain.com is integrating DOTs into its wallet

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Blockchain.com is a crypto data supplier and a wallet. On August 20 it announced about a partnership with a blockchain interoperability protocol Polkadot. Blockchain.com is going to attach its wallet with the system of Polkadot to proceed with the confirmation of its tokens (DOTs). As soon as the...

Now you can get BTCs for purchases in Postmates

Now you can get BTCs for purchases in Postmates

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There’s great news for bitcoin rewards platform Lolli users, food delivery is going to give you a lot more pleasure. Lolli proclaimed on August 21 that it started a partnership with a delivery company Postmates, and it became the newest partner od the reward application. According to Crunchbase,...

ICORating SEC

SEC fined Russian ICORating $268 thousand

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Russian-based research firm ICORating has agreed to pay fines of $268,998 to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). SEC Charges ICO Research and Rating Provider With Failing to Disclose It Was Paid to Tout Digital Assets https://t.co/G9SMJfddvk— SEC_News (@SEC_News) August 20, 2019...

US Secretary of State thinks crypto should be regulated

US Secretary of State thinks crypto should be regulated

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Michael Pompeo, US Secretary of State said that cryptocurrencies should be monitored like other economic institutions. While giving an interview to CNBC, Pompeo was asked which is the best method to regulate Libra or Bitcoin. US Secretary answered that he thinks that framework which should be...

Bitcoin twitter

@Bitcoin Twitter account again supports Bitcoin (BTC)

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The notorious Twitter account @Bitcoin, to the surprise of many members of the community, again “changed its orientation” and instead of the project supported by Roger Ver, Bitcoin Cash now again points to bitcoin.org. Earlier, the description of @Bitcoin for a long time contained a link to...

Jeff Garzik is sceptical of the latest Satoshi Nakamoto

Jeff Garzik is sceptical of the latest Satoshi Nakamoto

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Jeff Garzik, a Bitcoin pioneer, had a correspondence with a Satoshi Nakamoto, before the founder of Bitcoin disappeared years ago. Garzik doubts Satoshi has appeared again. When an internet posting Sunday claimed to come from Satoshi and promised to reveal his or her true identity on Tuesday,...

Mobius thinks the crypto rise will reinforce the gold demand

Mobius thinks the crypto rise will reinforce the gold demand

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Mark Mobius, a veteran investor, gave a blanket endorsement to purchasing gold, mentioning that accumulating bullion will collect rewards over the long term as leading central banks loosen monetary policy and the rise of cryptocurrencies serves only to reinforce the demand for genuinely hard...

Zengo Libra network

ZenGo Wallet Starts Supporting Libra Test Network

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The developers of the non-custodian crypto wallet ZenGo have implemented support for the digital currency Libra test network. At the moment users will be able to send and receive tokens of the Libra test network, however, developers warn that so far these funds have no real value. You can...

Binance stablecoin Venus

Binance announces Venus:Libra's independent regional version

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Binance, оne of the world's largest crypto exchanges, has announced a new project, which is connected with the blockchain industry. The new project Venus will produce stablecoins tied to local fiat currencies. This was reported by TechCrunch. Binance indicated that Venus's goal is to enable...

Owner of NYSE offered to pay out futures in BTC next month

Owner of NYSE offered to pay out futures in BTC next month

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The parent corporation of the NYSE, Intercontinental Exchange Inc. got permission which has opened the gate to its Bakkt system and lets its investors obtain derivatives that are being paid out with BTC. This is happening for the first time. On July 16 The New York State Department of Financial...

Bitcoin has the biggest weekly decline since November

Bitcoin has the biggest weekly decline since November

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This week was the most damaging in 2019 for Bitcoin. Actually, it’s not the best period for the rest of the coins too. The world’s leading cryptocurrency lost about 15% this week and now the price of BTC is around $10,145. This's the greatest 5-day slide of the coin since November 2018. Matt...

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