OKEx Lists Four Stablecoins
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OKEx Lists Four Stablecoins

OKEx, the world’s third-biggest exchange by market cap has made an interesting announcement. The exchange has unveiled four stablecoins on its platform. This news was revealed through an official blog post that was published on October 15, 2018. OKEx adds support for TruseUSD (TUSD), USD Coin (USDC), Gemini Dollar (GUSD) …

Coinbase Opens Office in Dublin
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Coinbase Opens Office in Dublin

Coinbase, the digital currency exchange has opened its new office in Dublin, Ireland. The exchange is backed by BBVA, the Spanish bank, and the New York Stock Exchange. It has over 20 million users that utilize this platform to trade their digital assets. The new office comes 18 months after …

Bithumb Sell Stake in Exchange for $350 Million
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Bithumb Sell Stake in Exchange for $350 Million

South Korea’s premier exchange Bithumb has sold up to 40 percent of their shares to a blockchain association. This move seems to be an attempt to regain the company’s strength in the Asian market. The deal closed at 400 Billion Won (about $350 million USD). Interestingly, this represents 38 percent of …

Over $1 Billion Stolen From Crypto Exchanges So Far
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Over $1 Billion Stolen From Crypto Exchanges So Far

A recent report has revealed some shocking statistics. It shows that hackers have managed to steal up to $1 billion from cryptocurrency exchanges. The report was published by CipherTrace in 2017. It showed that hackers have been successful in stealing $266 million worth of digital currencies. In the nine months …

Bitcoin Jesus Plans Crypto Exchange
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Bitcoin Jesus Plans Crypto Exchange

Roger Ver, often referred to as “Bitcoin Jesus” is looking to open his own cryptocurrency exchange. This nickname was given to him due to the fact that he was one of the first individuals to invest in Bitcoin. Ver currently serves as a CEO at Bitcoin.com. Ver came under a …

Bitfinex Partners with HSBC
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Bitfinex Partners with HSBC

Larry Cermak is an ex-editor at Diar and head analyst at The Block. He reported on 6th October that Bitfinex, one of the leading exchanges in the world has partnered with HSBC. HSBC is a London-based bank with a valuation of $133 billion. Cermak said “Bitfinex is not banking with …

Japanese Crypto Exchange Loses $60 Million in Hack
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Japanese Crypto Exchange Loses $60 Million in Hack

A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has been hacked which has resulted in a total loss of $60 million. Security problems have been an ongoing issue for cryptocurrency exchanges. Zaif exchange’s operator, Tech Bureau spoke about the incident saying that the exchange was a victim of cryptocurrency hack. The hack took place …

Robinhood Plans to Launch IPO
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Robinhood Plans to Launch IPO

As public interest in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies continues to grow, cryptocurrency exchanges are also seeing an exponential growth in the market. Robinhood is one such exchange that has made headlines on numerous occasions. Whether it’s the zero-fee stock trading or selling tokens for ICOs, Robinhood seems to be doing …

Uzbekistan Government Welcomes Crypto Exchange with New Tax Benefits
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Uzbekistan Government Welcomes Crypto Exchange with New Tax Benefits

Uzbekistan Government to attract digital currency exchanges to set up exchanges within the nation. On September 2, an order issued by President Mr. Shavkat Mirziyoev gives foreign exchanges various benefits to start operating in the nation. The document says digital currency-related income will not be taxed, licensed exchanges running operations …

Belgium Blacklists 28 Websites to Reduce Crypto Scams
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Belgium Blacklists 28 Websites to Reduce Crypto Scams

Although cryptocurrency has been a lucrative prospect for several few years now, numerous countries who have shown a positive stance towards the blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies. This also created a major problem in the market, crypto scams and hacks. Millions of dollars are lost each month as a result of crypto …