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The IOTA Week: The Positive News That Can Explain IOTA’s 40% Surge Over The Past 7 Days

On a day when the rest of the cryptocurrency market is trading in red, IOTA investors are bagging profits as the 18th largest coin recorded an incredible daily 10% increase in the last 24 hours, which completes almost 40% price gain in the past seven days. And if you were wondering, IOTA had seen more...
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Single Bitcoin Block Moves Funds the Size of Satoshi’s Stash

The past day saw heightened Bitcoin whale activity, with surprisingly large transactions carried by the blockchain. But one particular block stood out. One Block Contained Nearly 5% of All Bitcoin At block height 606,641, the transactions contained within the 10-minute window totaled 903592.118 bitcoin. This amount is comparable to nearly 5% of the entire bitcoin...
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Whale Alert: Bitcoin Worth $313 Million Was Sent from Bittrex Exchange to Unknown Wallet

Early Wednesday morning, 43,564 BTC – worth more than $313 million at current prices – was withdrawn from Bittrex to an unknown wallet. To put that in perspective, it’s almost as much as the daily trading volume of Bitfinex and Coinbase combined. $313 Million Sent only for $1: Try That With Fiat What is remarkable...
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Can BLOCKTV Transform Content Monetization Models with the BLTV Token?

BLOCKTV has come up with a new monetization solution. It’s created a token, called BLTV, which will soon be listed for trading on Bittrex.  “Content is king” and has been since Bill Gates first wrote those words in 1996. Nevertheless, online media publishing is a highly competitive space. News outlets all over the world struggled...
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apM Coin to Premiere on Bittrex Global on November 14th

apM Coin, a blockchain project from Dongdaemun wholesale giant apM Group, will launch its platform token on Bittrex Global on November 14th, 2019. apM Coin is a blockchain project that focuses on optimizing customer reward and payment systems for the wholesale clothing market. The project is backed by apM Group’s knowledge and influence in the...
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Japan’s SBI Holdings Forms Alliance with Fukushima to Use Ripple’s MoneyTap

SBI Holdings and Fukushima Bank formed a partnership that will see the reduction of operational costs and contribution to “regional revitalization.” Japanese business and financial services company SBI Holdings Inc. has announced its decision to form a capital and business alliance with Fukushima Bank, to achieve several goals including increasing profitability for financial institutions in...
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Is BLOCKTV’s upcoming IEO a cash grab or the future of crypto media?

At the end of October 2019, the blockchain-focused media company BLOCKTV announced the Nov. 21, 2019, launch of its native cryptocurrency on Bittrex Global. The BLTV token will reportedly be used by creators, advertisers, and creators to improve engagement on the platform. Since the announcement, some commentators have, however, picked apart the real utility of...
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Bittrex Now Also a Target of a 100 Bitcoin (BTC) SIM Hack Lawsuit

Digital asset exchange Bittrex is reportedly being sued over a SIM swap-related incident that allowed hackers to steal 100 Bitcoin (BTC), which are valued at around $1 million at current market prices. The case appears to be quite similar to other recent incidents in which a bad actor gains control of a user’s cell phone...
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Binance Opens Russian Ruble Deposits and Withdrawals through AdvCash

Binance has announced that they have opened RUB (Russian Ruble) deposit and withdraw features. This will be powered by AdvCash. Recently, Binance which is considered as the top cryptocurrency exchange, which is constantly evolving, has announced that they have opened Russian Ruble deposits and withdrawals through AdvCash.  Users can now deposit RUB to the Binance...
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Bittrex Leaves Malta Amid New AML Regulations, Coincidence?

Leading crypto exchange, Bittrex, announced that it was leaving Malta last week and setting up new headquarters in Liechtenstein. According to a market onlooker, the relocation has taken place around the same time the Maltese government has announced plans to tighten its money laundering policy for cryptocurrency businesses. Malta to Actively Monitor Crypto Businesses Coincidence...
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Two years from now, the crypto exchange landscape may look very different

Exchanges beware: crypto evolves rapidly, and provides no shelter for complacency. That was the clear warning that could be drawn from James Todaro, Managing Partner of Blocktown Capital, who earlier this week shared a timelapse video on his Twitter feed that charts the changing fortunes and trading volumes of seven industry big-hitters over the course...
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Bittrex Pulls Out of 31 Markets Citing Regulatory Uncertainty

Cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex is discontinuing operations in 31 countries, including Venezuela and Zimbabwe. The trading platform has justified its decision on the basis of the regulatory uncertainty in these jurisdictions. Some of the nations in the list are going through political turmoil and socio-economic challenges. Also read: Russia Blocks 2 Crypto News Websites Zimbabwe and...
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FATF AML Regulation: Can the Crypto Industry Adapt to the Travel Rule?

As the deadline for the so-called travel rule looms, crypto exchanges and issuers are responding to the pressure. Regulators are clamping down on cryptocurrency, and companies around the world are feeling the strain. In late June, one of the most authoritative regulatory organizations worldwide, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), issued new guidelines on how...
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Bittrex expands to Liechtenstein as exchange embraces crypto-friendly market conditions

The crypto-industry seems to be luring several countries into its ecosystem, one of them being Liechtenstein, a European country that is dwarfed by its continental counterparts in terms of both population and market size. The country recently passed laws such as the National Blockchain Act, in order to encourage secure crypto-adoption. In fact, one of...
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Coinbase Spearheads Group to Help Crypto Companies Circumvent Security Violation

The rocky operation of crypto firms could soon end after Coinbase fronted seven firms to help other companies avoid security violation. Over the years, crypto firms have found themselves on the wrong side of the law for failing to meet securities rules. As a result, industry leaders are incorporating the initiative to help companies avoid...
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Bittrex, Coinbase and Kraken Set up Crypto Rating Council

The heavy hand of regulators has been stifling the growth of the cryptocurrency industry in the U.S. and caused innovators to flock abroad. In a bid to mitigate one aspect of this problem, major players have now created a joint system for rating what constitutes a security token. Also Read: International Crypto Exchange Luno Adds...
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Bittrex announces upgrade of security measures by using Chainalysis’s KYT tool

As cryptocurrency adoption surges, so do illegal activities on popular exchanges. For tackling these attempts effectively, many exchanges have started diving deeper into the security system space to get a better understanding of such activities. In line with this, Bittrex has announced the inclusion of Chainalysis “know your transaction (KYT)” tool for spotting high-risk transactions....
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Upbit Confirms its Partnership With Bittrex Will end Next Month

Partnerships are crucial to the survival of every service provider in the cryptocurrency space. New alliances are forged every so often in an effort to strengthen individual positions accordingly. However, not every partnership is meant to last, as this industry undergoes changes virtually every other week. The relationship between Bittrex and Upbit has now officially...
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Bittrex Pairs With Chainalysis to Track Down Suspicious Activity

The controversial crypto exchange Bittrex has implemented the real-time monitoring software for transactions of compliance firm Chainalysis in order to detect suspicious activity for its main supported cryptos. The software is known as Chainalysis KYT (Know Your Transaction) and it will be applied to some of Bittrex’s supported coins including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin,...
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Kim Dotcom Project Launching on New Bitfinex Token Sales Platform

The first project that will go live on Bitfinex Token Sales IEO platform will be K.im, a P2P digital content and monetization blockchain network overseen by Kim Dotcom. Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex announced the relaunching of its Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) platform Tokinex that will now become Bitfinex Token Sales and will offer the token of...
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Hedera Hashgraph Launches Mainnet Beta Which is Faster Than Any Other Blockchain

After months of testing, the Hedera Hashgraph has finally launched its public network which promises to have unmatched speed in the entire distributed ledger space. Hedera has also begun the distribution of its native HBAR tokens. Hedera Hashgraph has finally launched its highly anticipated public mainnet after more than a few months of testing which...
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Hedera Hashgraph trading pairs with BTC, ETH, USDT will soon be available now on Bittrex

With a significant rise in crypto adoption across the globe, major exchanges have started including latest technology to improve their offerings. Moving in this direction, Bittrex declared inclusion of Hedera Hashgraph [HBAR] for users. As Hedera is a decentralized public network, it allows users to transact, play, and socialize with other users over the platform’s...
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Ethereum Classic has Successfully Completed the Atlantis Hard Fork

Photo: Shutterstock Ethereum Classic has completed its long-awaited hard fork named Atlantis. The network hard forked at block height 8,772,000 and implemented new upgrades to the blockchain. The #EthereumClassic network successfully upgraded today on block 8,772,000. This upgrade, nicknamed “Atlantis”, includes features on #SpuriousDragon and #Byzantium EIPs from the #Ethereum blockchain.https://t.co/lKHgphlNU9 via @MyEtherplan — Ethereum...
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Coinbase May Soon Launch Its Own IEO Platform and a New Token

Coinbase may launch an IEO platform and issue a proprietary exchange token. Such information has been provided by Kayvon Pirestani, Coinbase’s head of institutional sales in Asia, during Invest: Asia conference on Wednesday. Coinbase, San-Francisco based cryptocurrency exchange, is considering the launch of an initial exchange offering (IEO) platform and issuing proprietary exchange token. Such...
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Coincheck To Launch IEO To Raise Funds Via Utility Tokens

Coincheck, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, revealed on Thursday, its intention to launch an initial exchange offering (IEO) platform. This is basically to raise funds through utility tokens. Coincheck suffered a $530 million hack in January 2018. Also, the Japanese online brokerage Monex Group acquired it for $33.5 million in April of that year.  IEO is gaining...
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Crypto Exchange Bittrex Geo-Blocks Certain Altcoins as U.S. Cracks Down

“Land of the Free” is what many called the United States. Indeed, America is one of the freest places on Earth, just not for those in the Bitcoin and broader crypto asset space. Announced late last week, the Seattle-based Bittrex will be blocking its U.S. clients from accessing an array of cryptocurrencies, accentuating that local...
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Beginner’s Guide to Bittrex: Complete Review

Based in Seattle, USA, Bittrex is one of the Internet’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges and often makes its way into the world’s top 3 exchanges based on trading volume. Bittrex has been in operation since 2014 and currently experiences 24 hour trading volumes of just under $300M. The site has a good reputation and up until...
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Bittrex Clears the Air on the Flagged North Korean Users on its Platform

In a statement posted on its Twitter account on April 22, popular cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has debunked the claims from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) that it has North Korean users trading on its platform. The NYDFS through the Executive Deputy Superintendent for Banking Shirin Emami, had published an op-ed where...
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Bittrex Denied “BitLicense” in New York But Disputes the Decision

On April 10th, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) denied the BitLicense application of the U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex, which had initially applied for the state’s crypto license back in 2015. The denial means the platform must shutter its operations in New York within 60 days for now. The NYDFS, New York’s...
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