Bakkt —  the forthcoming regulated global ecosystem for crypto assets recently unveiled by Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) —  will not support margin trading for its Bitcoin (BTC) contract, according to an official Medium post published August 20. Earlier this month, ICE –– the operator of 23 leading global exchanges including the...
Global logistics company UPS have recently applied for a patent to use blockchain technology in their delivery processes.Amongst other benefits, the company is hoping that the technological innovation will increase efficiency when routing packages across multiple carriers.UPS Patent Could Improve Efficiency of Delivery ServicesAccording to SupplyChainDive, UPS are looking...
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Crypto exchanges Gemini, Bitstamp, Bittrex, and bitFlyer USA have announced the creation of a self-regulatory organization for digital commodities, such as cryptocurrencies, Business Insider reports August 20. The new group, dubbed “Virtual Commodity Association Working Group,” aims to help large-scale investors get more comfortable with the crypto market, work on...
In the almost decade long existence of Bitcoin, the network has repeatedly come under fire for the large amount of electricity required to secure it.However, one researcher believes that the current discussion on energy use is largely redundant since it doesn’t take into account how the electricity itself is...
According the deal signed between two fintech startups, very soon Australians will be able to pay any bills in cryptos no matter what recipients accept as a unit of account. While cryptocurrency supporters from the rest of the world struggle to achieve a mainstream adoption in the market, the population...
Four major cryptocurrency exchanges are teaming up develop a self-regulatory organization (SRO) that would work cohesively to develop rules, regulations, and to set new regulatory standards for the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry.News of the potential SRO comes several months after the idea was first proposed by Cameron Winklevoss, co-founder...
What is a cryptocurrency price index? It’s a website or platform that lists the price and capitalization info of various cryptocurrencies. Popular examples are CoinMarketCap, WorldCoinIndex and CryptoCompare. These sites are mainly used for the instant price information they provide on multiple cryptocurrencies but are also a good source of information...
Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings announced in a press release Monday, August 20, that it had made a second investment in troubled cryptocurrency exchange LastRoots. SBI, which last month opened its own cryptocurrency exchange after gaining regulatory licensing, without disclosing the amount of the investment, which follows its initial...
If you trade on the crypto exchanges, then most likely you have already suffered a lot from the lack of the ability to set a simultaneous stop loss and take profit. The market is very volatile and you definitely were in the situation when you just did not have...