The National Bank of Egypt which is the oldest and largest banking institution in the country, joins RippleNet. The price of XRP increases by 15% and surpasses a psychological level of $0.30.
Lisk's current price fluctuates around $2. Over the past few days, the LSK rate has increased by almost 25%. Are there specific reasons for such a big price change?
The Indian Central Bank has confirmed that there is no ban on cryptocurrencies in India. The central bank explained that all it does is separating the entities (like banks) it regulates from the risks associated with trading cryptocurrencies.
A popular singer, Akon, is still working on the "city of cryptocurrencies". The support of the development of young African entrepreneurs is the aim of the project. Here are the effects!
Gerald Cotten, QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency exchange's owner took to the grave 190 million dollars belonging to the platform's clients. Some people, however, believe that Cotten faked the death and is still alive. They also demand the exhumation and autopsy of his body.
The price of Tezos (XTZ) has increased by over 30% over the last week, which is more than any other coin among the leading altcoins. As a result, XTZ is currently in the top ten cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization.
Stephen Moore, a former Trump advisor and his candidate for the Fed, revealed his plans to introduce a new stablecoin, Frax, which is supposed to be the world's first fully decentralized global currency.
Investing in anonymous coins has become extremely problematic. More and more exchanges are getting rid of such coins despite their initially promising parameters.
The first time Justin Sun had planned a meeting with Warren Buffett for the first time, he failed. During the second attempt of the meeting, he also invited, among others, Donald Trump.
Growing cryptographic crime has led organizations to join forces in order to counter fraudsters together. Do they have a chance to win against hackers?
The Dutch central bank has announced that institutions that provide any cryptocurrency services must prepare for new legal regulations from January 2020.Date of changesJanuary 10, 2020 - it is then that the new regulations prepared by De Nederlandsche Bank are to go into effect. Institutions conducting operations related to cryptocurrencies will have to register relevant documents in the bank in order to continue operating them.In the official statement of the central bank we can read:“In concrete terms, firms offering services for the exchange between cryptos and regular money, and crypto wallet providers, must register with De Nederlandsche Bank.”In July ministers of the Netherlands have attached a condition that cryptocurrencies have to be regulated; the reason is that not so long ago people have been concerned about increasing threat of money laundering, as cryptocurrencies are used for scams pretty frequently.Finance Minister Wopke Hoekstra received a note in January from the Dutch tax office and the central bank. It suggested the implementation of appropriate licenses that should be required from companies providing cryptocurrency services. The Netherlands is a country that does not officially recognize cryptocurrencies as a means of payment, but in 2018 one court ruled that Bitcoin is a "transferable value". In 2018, a survey was conducted on the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges used by the Dutch. Coinbase is the leader here, indicated by 23% of respondents. 12% of respondents said that they do not use any exchanges.
Anti-government protests have been ongoing in Hong Kong for many weeks. As it turns out, one of their elements is to be Bitcoin, and more precisely - its wider introduction.
On Friday, a 25-year-old man was accused of operating a cryptocurrency exchange without the required license in Los Angeles. The Westwood resident pleaded guilty.
Employees of the Ukrainian atomic power plant were detained by security service agents. By using the plant's resources to mine cryptocurrencies they disclosed top-secret state data.
There are more and more doubts regarding Libra cryptocurrency, and now the European Union also became interested in the project. What's the reason?
Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss have always been supportive of the cryptocurrencies. Now they want to forget old animosities for the sake of this industry.
The topic of the cryptocurrency in the United States is still relevant. A delegation from the US House Financial Services Committee will raise the issue of Libra in Switzerland.
Head of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, claims that the cryptocurrency exchange will re-enter the cryptocurrency market in the United States. No specific date has been given yet, but the declaration was quite firm.
While Goldman Sachs is looking for a link between a trade war and an increase in the Bitcoin's price, sceptics say that this theory is wrong. In their opinion media manipulate exchange rates!
New Zealand officially declared income in cryptocurrencies as legal. The country introduced a formula on how to tax this income as well.