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Mitsubishi UFJ will start testing its cryptocurrency


One of the most widespread Japanese financial corporations Mitsubishi UFJ, plans to launch its crypto before the end of this year. Mitsumishi Holding is part of the giant Mitsubishi. As noted by the chairman of the group, Hironori Kamezawa, initially, the developers wanted to introduce a coin in...

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Japan will include CBDC in the country's economic plan


Japanese authorities will include the problem of working with the Central Bank's digital currency (CBDC) in the official economic plan. According to the Cointelegraph, citing local media, the CBDC will enter the Honebuto economic recovery plan, which is part of Japan’s national strategy. The...


Grayscale raised share of BTC and ETH in Digital Large-Cap


Grayscale investment company has increased the share of bitcoin and ether in its Digital Large-Cap (DLC) fund due to other comprehensive altcoins. On Twitter, the company announced changes to the DLC in the 2nd quarter of 2020. During this period, the share of bitcoin in the fund increased from 81%...


Ukraine is planning the legalization of cryptocurrencies


The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine continues to develop a mechanism for legalizing cryptos. In particular, options for amending the Tax Code are being considered. That will allow the token operations to be removed from the shadows and to charge appropriate fees from them. The...

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ERC-20 token capitalization exceeded Ethereum's cap


The growing popularity of decentralized finance (DeFi) services has led to the fact that the total capitalization of tokens on the Ethereum blockchain exceeded the ETH cryptocurrency itself. The Defiant new editor-in-chief Camila Russo shared this observation. Taking the data from the Etherscan...

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South Korea can introduce a 20% tax for crypto-traders


The capital gains tax on operations with cryptocurrencies in South Korea can be up to 20%. This was the opinion of representatives of the private sector during the discussion on legislative initiatives of the country's authorities, writes Cointelegraph with reference to local media. Proposed...

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Bitcoin miners began to consume more electricity


The energy consumption of BTC miners resumed growth after falling against the backdrop of a halving. This is evidenced by the Digiconomist service. Two weeks after halving, this indicator dropped by 24%, from 77.78 TW·h/year to 57.9 TW·h/year. At the moment, it is 61.44...

Ethereum surpasses Bitcoin

Ethereum outperformed bitcoin by gain of active addresses


The second-largest crypto in terms of capitalization surpassed bitcoin in terms of the growth in the number of active addresses. Since the beginning of the year, their number has increased by 145%, while at BTC this indicator increased by 13%. According to the analytic company Messari, the number...


G20 will implement a bill to regulate crypto transactions


The authorities of the countries included in the G20 began preparations for the development and implementation of legislation governing cryptocurrency transactions. According to Kyodo News, a significant milestone in the history of the crypto sphere will be the G20 summit in Saudi Arabia in...


Growing network activity triggered a 30% surge in LINK


Altcoin Chainlink (LINK) began the new week with updating highs. Over the past 24 hours, the coin soared in price by 30% and reached $ 7.8. Cryptocurrency capitalization now exceeds $ 2.757 billion. Strengthening the LINK course is not surprising among experts, as the number of active addresses in...

Changpeng Zhao

Changpeng Zhao demonstrates first use of Binance Card


On July 7, Binance acquired Swipe, which develops its crypto wallet and issues debit cryptocurrency cards in the Visa payment system. On July 10, Binance CEO Changpen Zhao demonstrated the first use of the Binance Card debit cryptocurrency card, the announcement of which took place in April 2020....

Johann Schneider-Ammann

Former Swiss President sees the country leader in blockchain


Former President of Switzerland and member of the Board of Directors of CV VC startup Johann Schneider-Ammann spoke about a unique approach to the laws that made Switzerland become the center of cryptocurrencies. CV VC - Crypto Valley Venture Capital is a startup that invests in cryptocurrency...


The outflow of BTC from exchanges has increased to a new max


Bitcoin holders continue to withdraw their coins from cryptocurrency exchanges, the latest Glassnode platform data testifies to this. The trend for the outflow of BTC from trading floors has been dominating since March, that is, after the infamous Black Thursday, when bitcoin collapsed to an annual...


BitFlyer and Brave will jointly develop a new crypto wallet


Japan's largest crypto exchange BitFlyer has announced a partnership with the confidential Brave browser to create a cryptocurrency wallet. BitFlyer and Brave have announced that they will develop a cryptocurrency asset wallet for users of the Brave browser. Japanese users of the Brave browser...


Litecoin trading volume drops to a two-year low


Litecoin (LTC) in 2020 was unable to recover from losses incurred after the August 2019 halving. The volume of transactions with this altcoin fell to the lowest level since 2018. The number of daily transactions is approximately $80 million. That is around 50% higher than EOS, but 45% lower than...


Argentina is one of the leading countries by BTC trades


The scale of operations with bitcoin in Argentina continues to grow. That country has already managed to gain a foothold in the ranking of leaders in terms of transaction volumes on the LocalBitcoins platform. Last week, the number of transactions with BTC in Argentina exceeded 101 million pesos,...

Tim Draper

Tim Draper once again confirmed his commitment to Bitcoin


During a conversation with businessman Rob Moore, financier Tim Draper again spoke about the benefits of bitcoin. He previously repeatedly expressed his commitment to the first cryptocurrency, but this time he admitted that he owns not only BTC but also some altcoins. Draper evaluates the...

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Brock Pierce will run for 2020 US Presidential Election


Brock Pierce, an American entrepreneur, and actor is known for his childhood and teenage roles, decided to join the 2020 presidential election. The cryptocurrency venture capitalist announced this on July 5, tweeting: Now that I am running for President of the United States - I’d like to make one...

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