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CFTC Publishes Advisory On Listing Cryptocurrency Derivatives

CFTC Publishes Advisory On Listing Cryptocurrency Derivatives

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/cftc-publishes-advisory-listing-cryptocurrency-derivatives/
on 2018-05-23 00:40:07
The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued an advisory for exchanges and clearinghouses providing guidance pertaining to the assessment and listing of cryptocurrency derivatives. Also Read: Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Crypto Revolution Starts Reshaping Global Politics CFTC Issues Advisory Regarding Cryptocurrency Derivatives The CFTC’s Division of Market Oversight (DMO) and Division of Clearing […]
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Argentinian Bank to Use Bitcoin for Cross-Border Transactions

Argentinian Bank to Use Bitcoin for Cross-Border Transactions

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/argentinian-bank-to-use-bitcoin-for-cross-border-transactions/
on 2018-05-23 00:00:42
BMV bank has revealed a partnership with Bitex to allow customers to make cross-border payments in Bitcoin. They aim to utilise Bitcoin as a low-fee cryptocurrency which can be transferred across borders and easily exchanged for fiat currencies. Bank Moves from SWIFT to Bitcoin BMV said in a statement: “The service allows you to reduce…
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CNBC Shows Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Love, Predicts Mooning

CNBC Shows Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Love, Predicts Mooning

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/cnbc-shows-bitcoin-cash-bch-love-predicts-mooning/
on 2018-05-22 23:40:50
CNBC’s Fast Money hosts and panel were on the defensive during a recent broadcast, as some viewers accused the network of shilling for bitcoin cash (BCH). And, truth be told, CNBC has been showing the decentralized cryptocurrency an inordinate amount of love lately. A segment by a popular analyst, where he forecasts even bigger things […]
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Ethereum?s Vitalik Buterin Receives Proposition from Google

Ethereum?s Vitalik Buterin Receives Proposition from Google

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/ethereums-vitalik-buterin-receives-proposition-from-google/
on 2018-05-22 23:00:08
According to a tweet from the Vitalik Buterin, founder of the world’s second largest cryptocurrency Ethereum, Google has approached him to see if he wants to help with a cryptocurrency/blockchain project. Buterin Considering Move to Google? In a now deleted tweet, Vitalik Buterin, the Russian-born programmer and a sort of cryptocurrency tastemaker, shared a screenshot…
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You Can Now Buy Performance Enhancers with Verge After Partnership with Health Firm

You Can Now Buy Performance Enhancers with Verge After Partnership with Health Firm

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/performance-enhancers-can-now-be-bought-with-verge-after-partnership-with-health-company/
on 2018-05-22 22:00:42
Verge has announced that online supplement suppliers DIOXYME now accept payment in Verge (XVG) through the CoinPayments plugin. DIOXYME, which sells protein powder, nootropics and performance enhancers are offering a 10% discount using the code Verge10. Verge Focuses on Real-World Adoption Verge is currently accepted by 94 vendors and can be used to pay for…
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70+ Investigations: 40 Regulators Crack Down on Suspicious Crypto Schemes

70+ Investigations: 40 Regulators Crack Down on Suspicious Crypto Schemes

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https://news.bitcoin.com/70-investigations-40-regulators-crack-down-on-suspicious-crypto-investment-schemes/
on 2018-05-22 21:40:48
Forty regulators in the US and Canada are reportedly collaborating in the largest coordinated crackdown on cryptocurrency scams to date by state and provincial officials. The operation has triggered over 70 investigations so far, with 35 cases completed or pending. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Mass Crackdown The North American Securities […]
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BitMart Exchange: Claim Millions of Free Tokens Today!

BitMart Exchange: Claim Millions of Free Tokens Today!

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/bitmart-exchange-claim-millions-free-tokens-today/
on 2018-05-22 21:13:45
BitMart Announces Millions of Cryptocandy Airdrop for All Qualified Users  If you ask me “What is a potential token to invest in recently?”, I would definitely tell you to invest in the digital tokens issued by cryptocurrency exchanges. As Huobi Token (HT) has increased 60% and OKex Token (OKB) by 187% since May 8th this…
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US Regulator Issues Guidance for Cryptocurrency Derivatives Contracts

US Regulator Issues Guidance for Cryptocurrency Derivatives Contracts

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/us-regulator-issues-guidance-for-cryptocurrency-derivatives-contracts/
on 2018-05-22 21:00:29
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has published new guidance to exchanges and clearing houses for cryptocurrency derivatives listings. The move was long awaited by the trading industry amid concerns over the vetting process for new contracts. CFTC Publishes Rules for Cryptocurrency Derivatives Contracts The advisory from the CFTC, headed by Amir Zaidi, director of…
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OPEN Announces Partnership with Kucoin

OPEN Announces Partnership with Kucoin

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/open-announces-partnership-with-kucoin/
on 2018-05-22 20:48:27
OPEN is so grateful for its amazing community and their incredible support over the past few months! The team understands that a significant number of supporters were not able to participate in the sale (around $250 million worth) and has been working hard to provide the community with another opportunity as soon as possible. Along…
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Crypto Scams Comprise 0.6% of Fraud ? Australian Consumer Watchdog

Crypto Scams Comprise 0.6% of Fraud ? Australian Consumer Watchdog

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/crypto-scams-comprise-0-6-fraud-australian-consumer-watchdog/
on 2018-05-22 20:40:42
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released a report on trends within the scam economy during 2017. The report identifies cryptocurrency related fraud to comprise less than 1% of the scam activity recorded in Australia last year. Also Read: Ross Ulbricht Continues to Fight for Freedom With Supreme Court Petition Cryptocurrency Scams Responsible for […]
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It?s Bitcoin Pizza Day! The Most Delicious Holiday of the Year

It?s Bitcoin Pizza Day! The Most Delicious Holiday of the Year

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/its-bitcoin-pizza-day-the-most-delicious-holiday-of-the-year/
on 2018-05-22 20:00:45
If you had 10,000 BTC what would you spend it on? A mansion? The oh-so-typical ‘Lambo’? Two Papa John’s pizzas? Well eight years ago an early Bitcoiner opted for the latter and on the anniversary of the now-legendary deal, he’s absolutely no regrets! An Expensive Slice of History? Eight years ago, on this very day,…
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Moon Missions and Custom Wallets: Bitcoin Community Celebrates Pizza Day

Moon Missions and Custom Wallets: Bitcoin Community Celebrates Pizza Day

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https://news.bitcoin.com/moon-missions-and-custom-wallets-bitcoin-community-celebrates-pizza-day/
on 2018-05-22 18:40:42
On May 22, the bitcoin community celebrated the second most important date in its calendar. No other date, save for January 3, 2009 when Satoshi mined the genesis block, is more symbolic. It was on May 22, 2010 that Laszlo Hanyecz purchased two pizzas for 10,000 BTC. Eight years on, the occasion has become part […]
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Was ist eigentlich aus Slock.it geworden?

Was ist eigentlich aus Slock.it geworden?

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/was-ist-eigentlich-aus-slock-it-geworden/
on 2018-05-22 18:00:22

Die Kryptoszene ist auch für ihre Schnelllebigkeit bekannt – neue Blockchain-Projekte sprießen wie Pilze aus dem Boden, andere Sterne am Kryptohimmel verglühen genauso schnell, wie sie aufgegangen sind. In unserer Reihe „Was ist eigentlich aus … geworden?“ wollen wir uns in regelmäßigen Abständen mit Projekten befassen, um die es in der letzten Zeit etwas ruhiger […]
 
Source: BTC-ECHO
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Ex-Visa-CEO schließt sich Krypto-Start-up Crypterium an

Ex-Visa-CEO schließt sich Krypto-Start-up Crypterium an

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/ex-visa-ceo-schliesst-sich-krypto-start-up-crypterium-an/
on 2018-05-22 17:10:05

Das Start-up Crypterium, das 2017 in Estland gegründet wurde, hat es sich zum Ziel gesetzt, das Bezahlen mit Kryptowährungen zu vereinfachen. Nun hat es einen großen Fisch an Land gezogen: Der ehemalige CEO von Visa in Großbritannien und Irland, Marc O’Brien, hat sich dem Start-up als CEO angeschlossen. Crypterium will das Bezahlen mit Bitcoin und […]
 
Source: BTC-ECHO
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How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 4 of 4

How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 4 of 4

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https://news.bitcoin.com/how-bitcoin-cash-can-avoid-the-same-mistakes-as-bitcoin-core-part-4-of-4/
on 2018-05-22 16:40:37
The following opinion piece on Bitcoin Cash was written by Jonald Fyookball We’ve already discussed 3 reasons why the bitcoin project was subverted: lack of education, lack of clarity, and centralized development. Today I will proffer two more: censorship and propaganda were allowed to run rampant; miners didn’t understand their power and responsibility. Last Friday, Coingeek.com held a […]
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Argentinien: Banco Masventas und Bitex bieten Zahlungen in Bitcoin an

Argentinien: Banco Masventas und Bitex bieten Zahlungen in Bitcoin an

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/argentinien-banco-masventas-und-bitex-bieten-zahlungen-in-bitcoin-an/
on 2018-05-22 15:45:52

Die argentinische Banco Masventas bietet in Kooperation mit Bitex grenzüberschreitende Zahlungen mit Bitcoin an. Damit ist die argentinische Bank eine der ersten Zahlungsdienstleister überhaupt, die Bitcoin verwenden, um den internationalen Zahlungsverkehr zu optimieren. Das Credo, um nicht nur den Bitcoin-Kurs zu stabilisieren, sondern diesen bestenfalls auch hochzutreiben, ist und bleibt: Verwendet Bitcoin! Denn erst mit […]
 
Source: BTC-ECHO
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Japan?s Largest Bank to Run Blockchain Payments Network by Early 2020

Japan?s Largest Bank to Run Blockchain Payments Network by Early 2020

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/mufg-will-roll-out-a-blockchain-payments-network-by-early-2020/
on 2018-05-22 15:00:05
Blockchain technology is making inroads in the financial sector. Banks are experimenting with this technology for various purposes. Japan’s biggest bank is ready to take things to the next level. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group – or MUFG – is partnering with Akamai to handle up to 1 million transactions per second. MUFG has a Bold…
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Bitcoin.de und Fidor feiern ihr Fünfjähriges: Kunden können einen Bitcoin gewinnen

Bitcoin.de und Fidor feiern ihr Fünfjähriges: Kunden können einen Bitcoin gewinnen

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https://bitcoinblog.de/2018/05/22/bitcoin-de-und-fidor-feiern-ihr-fuenfjaehriges-kunden-koennen-einen-bitcoin-gewinnen/
on 2018-05-22 14:30:51
Manche Partnerschaften sind dazu bestimmt, eine Erfolgsgeschichte zu werden. Seit Juni 2013 kooperieren der Marktplatz Bitcoin.de und die Onlinebank Fidor. Diese einmalige Verbindung wird im Juni fünf Jahre alt. Die beiden Firmen feiern das Jubiläum mit einem Gewinnspiel, bei dem es einen ganzen Bitcoin zu gewinnen gibt.
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Johannesburg Gets a New Crypto ATM, Ban Threatened Harare May Lose One

Johannesburg Gets a New Crypto ATM, Ban Threatened Harare May Lose One

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/johannesburg-gets-a-new-crypto-atm-ban-threatened-harare-may-lose-one/
on 2018-05-22 14:35:29
A new crypto teller machine is now operational in South Africa’s largest city, Johannesburg. The ATM, which supports several digital coins, has been installed at a supermarket in the north-western part of the city’s metro area. It is the latest addition to a growing number of terminals offering automated crypto-fiat exchange services in the country […]
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Nach Protesten in Polen: Keine Steuern mehr auf Kryptowährungen

Nach Protesten in Polen: Keine Steuern mehr auf Kryptowährungen

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/nach-protesten-in-polen-keine-steuern-mehr-auf-kryptowaehrunge/
on 2018-05-22 14:20:17

Krypto-Nutzer in Polen müssen künftig keine Steuern mehr auf das Handeln mit Kryptowährungen zahlen. Damit reagiert das polnische Finanzministerium auf eine massive Gegenfront aus der polnischen Krypto-Community. Das Aufheben der Steuerpflicht ist jedoch zunächst temporär – es gilt also abzuwarten, wie sich die Lage für die polnischen Krypto-Fans in der nächsten Zeit entwickelt. Zu Jahresbeginn […]
 
Source: BTC-ECHO
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Asian Crypto Exchange Rivalry Heats Up as OKEx Chief Moves to Huobi

Asian Crypto Exchange Rivalry Heats Up as OKEx Chief Moves to Huobi

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/asian-crypto-exchange-rivalry-heats-okex-chief-moves-huobi/
on 2018-05-22 14:00:16
According to reports Chris Lee, the former CEO of the world’s largest crypto currency exchange, OKEx, has joined arch rivals Huobi. He takes the position of vice president of global development, responsible for heading the group’s global mergers and acquisitions strategy in addition to supervising international development. High Turnover, Internal Differences Lee will be taking…
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Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Crypto Revolution Starts Reshaping Global Politics

Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Crypto Revolution Starts Reshaping Global Politics

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https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-in-brief-tuesday-crypto-revolution-starts-reshaping-global-politics/
on 2018-05-22 13:40:48
Before all the Lambo memes, shady no-product ICOs, and get-rich-quick schemes invaded the scene, Bitcoin was meant to disrupt the current economic system. Today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief showcases how that promise is starting to materialize in different fields, including the future of elections and geopolitics. Also Read: Bitcoin in Brief Monday: New EU […]
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Satoshi Nakamoto is a Female: Women in the Cryptocurrency Industry

Satoshi Nakamoto is a Female: Women in the Cryptocurrency Industry

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/satoshi-nakamoto-female-women-cryptocurrency-industry/
on 2018-05-22 13:31:06
Is “Satoshi Nakamoto”, the mysterious, anonymous creator of Bitcoin the original cryptocurrency, actually a woman? In 2008 Nakamoto authored a white paper describing the most famous crypto, from which all other cryptos have spawned. In a community and industry dominated by men, the statement “Satoshi is a female” – a theory promoted by Carolyn Maloney,…
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Monacoin Network Still Suffering From Selfless Mining Attack

Monacoin Network Still Suffering From Selfless Mining Attack

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/japans-monacoin-network-still-suffering-selfless-mining-attack/
on 2018-05-22 13:00:23
Cryptocurrency networks are under multiple threats on a near-constant basis One of the biggest concerns is the so-called 51% attack. During such an attack, a nefarious individual – or group of users – can control the network. It appears the Monacoin network has recently gone through such an attack. There is still no solution to…
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Virtuse Exchange to Disrupt Investment Management

Virtuse Exchange to Disrupt Investment Management

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/virtuse-exchange-to-disrupt-investment-management/
on 2018-05-22 12:29:41
Financial assets are growing at an incredible rate. According to a report by McKinsey, total global financial assets were valued at $198 trillion in 2010 and by 2020, they are projected to surpass $371 trillion. Even though exchanges have largely gone digital with most trades conducted electronically, millions of trades are still conducted on paper….
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