The UK-based Forex Trading platform has surprisingly announced to users the addition of a cryptocurrency exchange unit as it bids to increase revenues over the coming years. LMAX Digital will for a start allow users to trade the five top cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin with...
Ripple Labs is giving nothing away in a lawsuit accusing the firm of selling “unregistered securities” and so far has brought in high profiled Mary Jo White and her enforcement chief, Andrew Ceresney, to represent the company in court. Mary Jo White previously held the Chair position at the Security...
17 million bitcoins have been mined, with a block height exceeding 520000, as per analytic dashboards that monitor the growth and supply of bitcoin, April 26th, 2018. 17 million coins is a significant landmark for Bitcoin, as it nears its hard cap of 21 million coins, which is due to be...
After the ups and downs of the past few weeks, the market is stabilizing. Bitcoin’s price continues to climb as the support at $10K remains stable. Anyone remember that around exactly one year ago, Bitcoin’s price was traded around $1000? The dominance of Bitcoin is now at 40% of...
Opinion – Whether blockchain technology, the bitcoin‘s backbone, has the power to revolutionize many industries is an argument with a foregone conclusion. So far, the story has always been the same across public and private sectors with a new application being discovered almost every day. From assets exchange to smart contracts...
This week seemingly started off bad for Ian Balina, a fairly prominent cryptocurrency vlogger.  Balina was in the middle of a live stream on his official YouTube channel with 116,000 subscribers on Sunday Night when he received a shocking question from one of his viewers, “Ian, did you know...
How long the cryptocurrency industry will live has been a debate topic since Bitcoin took the world by storm in 2009. Despite the perceived uncertainty, investors have continued to pump in billions of dollars into the fast-growing industry through ICO’s. Whether this would turn out to be a good decision is...
Bitcoin and Ethereum The first half of 2018 has come to an end and Bitcoin and Ethereum are now finally gaining stability following the slump in recent weeks, with BTC trading at a mild $6,372 and ETH at $455 within the last 24hrs. https://www.tradingview.com/x/taLljC0w/ The combined market cap for the top two...
Stable coins are becoming more popular in the crypto space, promising both a reliable means of transacting and a storehouse for value during market volatility. A new crypto token tagged ‘USDCoin’ will soon make its debut in the crypto market after Circle, a global crypto finance company, revealed that the...
UK Launches Cryptocurrency Task Force On the 22nd of March, Phillip Hammond, UK’s Finance Minister announced the start of a cryptocurrency asset task force, and other fintech initiatives from the government. The cryptocurrency task force includes cooperation from Britain’s central bank, the Bank of England, and the Financial Conduct Authority. The...