Digital Currency

BitConnect Price Maintains the $116 Level With Relative Ease

by JP Buntinxon August 21, 2017
All is well in the world of BitConnect, as the BCC price successfully maintains the $115 mark. It is good to see this alternative currency remain stable. Other markets have been hurt by volatility over the past few days, but BitConnect is an exception. The market cap is still well below the $1bn mark, indicating […]
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Coinhako may Soon Introduce Litecoin Trading in Singapore and Malaysia

by JP Buntinxon July 27, 2017
Litecoin has proven to be one of the more interesting cryptocurrencies recently. Despite a recent price increase, LTC is holding its value quite well. It is even more stable than both Bitcoin and Ethereum as of late. It now appears another exchange may finally enable LTC trading. This would introduce the cryptocurrency to traders in […]

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CFTC Grants LedgerX Approval to run an Exchange for Digital Currency Derivatives

by JP Buntinxon July 25, 2017
Bitcoin users will be excited about the LedgerX news. The company is the first US federally regulated exchange and clearinghouse for digital currency derivatives. That is quite a significant milestone for the Bitcoin ecosystem as a whole. Gaining regulatory approval for such services has proven to be very difficult.This also makes LedgerX the first regulated […]
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Customizable Private Blockchain Platform Stratis Has Launched

by JP Buntinxon August 10, 2016
The Stratis blockchain project has been getting a lot of attention as of late. After successfully completing a 915 Bitcoin ICO, the company started issuing shares to investors. The team can now start building the future of their blockchain development platform. Establishing a presence in the corporate sector will be of the utmost importance. Customizable […]

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Watch Out For The OneCoin Multi-Level Marketing Program

by JP Buntinxon July 30, 2016
People who are looking to get involved in the world of cryptocurrency should very careful. Multiple projects are claiming to offer Bitcoin investment opportunities, but they are almost always Ponzi schemes. One of the biggest Ponzi Schemes of its kind is OneCoin, which collected millions of US Dollars from members so far. Moreover, their following […]
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UK Gov’t Uses Distributed Ledger To Track Welfare Claimant Spending

by JP Buntinxon July 8, 2016
Revamping the financial ecosystem as we know it will require a strong focus on technology. It is not the first time the UK government is eyeing distributed ledger technology to do so. In combination with a mobile application, welfare recipients will be able to track how they spend their money. An interesting concept as far […]