Monthly Archives: August 2019

Exchange OKEx Launches Data Analytics Platform for Derivatives Trading

Digital asset and cryptocurrency exchange OKEx now provides real-time data and six market indicators useful in derivatives trading. Malta-based digital asset exchange OKEx has launched a new comprehensive data insights platform that covers trading trends for derivatives. According to a press release shared with Cointelegraph, this platform will reportedly allow OKEx users to see real-time data on the exchange’s futures and perpetual swap markets for nine major tokens, including the top cryptocurrencies BTC, ETH, and XRP.  The platform provides six indicators of market trends as follows: long/short […]

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Brazilian Non-profit Tags Clothes for Workplace Abuse Using Blockchain

The Brazilian non-profit Alinha Institute launches the blockchain-based Alinha Tag to track clothing through the supply chain for ethical workplace practices. The Brazilian non-profit Alinha Institute has launched their Alinha Tag, aiming to inform customers of the labor conditions of the workshops that produced their clothes. As per a Cointelegraph Brasil report from July 3, the new Alinha Tag is especially concerned with forced labor in Brazil’s fashion industry. According to Brazilian business newspaper Valor Económico, over 81,000 workers in Brazil were rescued from forced labor in […]

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Research Reports Show Positive Crypto Industry Growth in H1 2019

More than half the year is behind us and the cryptocurrency ecosystem continues to move forward, showing relentless growth over the last six months. 2019 has also seen a new theme arise as speculators believe the cryptocurrency ecosystem is experiencing an influx of institutional interest and regulatory crackdowns. A variety of cryptocurrency research reports analyzing the first two quarters of the year show the space has seen a lot of growth, despite regulatory headwinds. Also Read: Banks Stopped Walmart Bank – Now the Retail Giant Hits Back […]

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Bitcoin Price Holds $10,000 as Top Cryptos See Mixed Movements

The top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting mixed movements on the day by press time as Bitcoin broke the $10,750 mark again. Saturday, Aug. 3 — the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting mixed movements on the day by press time, as Bitcoin (BTC) broke the $10,750 mark again. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin price is currently up by 3.15% on the day, trading at around $10,778 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up by about 9.56%. Bitcoin 7-day price […]

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South Korea’s Shinhan Bank Developing a Blockchain Stock Lending System

South Korea’s oldest bank, Shinhan Bank, is developing a distributed ledger technology-enabled stock lending platform. South Korea’s oldest bank, Shinhan Bank, is developing a Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT)-enabled stock lending platform, local media Econonews reports on Aug. 1. Blockchain-based stock lending Per the report, Shinhan Financial Investment signed an agreement with financial services company Directional to develop a blockchain-based stock lending service on May 28. Personal stock lending is part of a broader development of innovative financial services that are currently being pursued by the company. Not […]

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P2P Crypto Lending Is on the Rise

As peer-to-peer cash, it only seems logical that cryptocurrency should be deployed for P2P lending. While that application has taken time to materialize, bitcoin and other crypto assets are now increasingly fulfilling that purpose. Across the BTC, BCH and ETH networks, credit is being supplied to ordinary citizens while bypassing its traditional gatekeepers, usurping the authority of banks and credit agencies in the process. Also read: Banks Stopped Walmart Bank – Now the Retail Giant Hits Back With Crypto The Evolution of Crypto Lending P2P lending enables […]

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Mining ASIC Giant Bitmain Lost $625 Million, Expects Profits in April

Chinese mining and mining Application Specific Integrated Circuit manufacturer Bitmain lost $625 million in the first two months of this year. Chinese mining and mining Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) manufacturer Bitmain lost $625 million in the first two months of this year, local media QQ reports on Aug. 2. Hundreds of millions lost Per the report, the firm sustained losses of $625 million by March, $345 during January, and $280 million during February. Those results were reportedly driven by the sales of outdated 16 nanometer ASICs […]

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The Biggest Crypto Transfer Ever: ZenCash Looks Good | Walmart Coin Patent | Snowden’s Book | More!

► Pre-Order Edward Snowden’s Book – https://amzn.to/2Yi2Ffw 😀 𝙏𝙝𝙖𝙣𝙠 𝙔𝙤𝙪 𝙁𝙤𝙧 𝙒𝙖𝙩𝙘𝙝𝙞𝙣𝙜! HELPFUL LINKS / SOURCES ► Audio Version Of This Video – https://soundcloud.com/omar-bham/the-biggest-crypto-transfer-ever-zencash-looks-good-walmart-coin-patent-snowden39s-book-more ► Mining BItcoin By Hand – https://twitter.com/cryptochrisw/status/1157300516847849474 ► Snowden Article On The New York Times – https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/01/books/edward-snowden-book.html ► Edward Snowden Speaks At Bitcoin 2019 – snowden – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVN13ad3UUk ► M.I.T. Analyzes BTC, w/ Elliptic, and notes that only 2% of Bitcoin Transactions Are Illicity – https://www.coindesk.com/mits-ai-lab-crunched-200000-bitcoin-transactions-only-2-were-illicit ► Walmart Patents Crypto Token – https://news.bitcoin.com/banks-stopped-walmart-bank-now-the-retail-giant-hits-back-with-crypto/ ► Walmart Patent – http://appft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO2&Sect2=HITOFF&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsearch-bool.html&r=1&f=G&l=50&co1=AND&d=PG01&s1=20190236564&OS=20190236564&RS=20190236564#Cite_@inthepixels ► Sales of Bitcoin on […]

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More Signs the Next Big Financial Crisis May Begin in Germany

Germany, the locomotive of Europe’s huge economy, is entering a difficult period, various indicators suggest. And when the Federal Republic sneezes, the Old Continent usually catches a cold. This time, Germany may infect the rest of the world as well. Regulators in the country are busy drafting prohibitions, and now also seem to target cryptocurrencies. A German economic and financial crisis would be a seismic event of global proportions, affecting all markets. The main question now seems to be when it will happen, not if. Also read: […]

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