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Will IBM’s USD Anchor Be Weighed Down By Stablecoin Limitations?
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Will IBM’s USD Anchor Be Weighed Down By Stablecoin Limitations?

IBM is using the Stellar blockchain to explore stablecoins. Banking and insurance complications remain. On Tuesday, Jesse Lund, IBM's vice president of global blockchain market development, wrote a post on the company's website about stablecoins. "As the ...
Goldman Sachs Appoints David Solomon CEO
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Goldman Sachs Appoints David Solomon CEO

As one of the largest investment banks in the world, Goldman Sachs’ stance toward cryptocurrencies is an indicator of Wall Street’s attitude. Goldman recently confirmed the appointment of David Solomon as CEO. Will he be more receptive to crypto? David So...
Robinhood Crypto Supports Commission-Free Dogecoin Investment
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Robinhood Crypto Supports Commission-Free Dogecoin Investment

Does the addition of Dogecoin to Robinhood’s crypto exchange signal a directional change for the company? As of July 16, you can now invest commission-free in Dogecoin on Robinhood Crypto. Robinhood Crypto is a cryptocurrency exchange available through ...
BlackRock, the World’s Largest Asset Manager, is Exploring Cryptocurrencies
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BlackRock, the World’s Largest Asset Manager, is Exploring Cryptocurrencies

Six months after its chief executive lambasted bitcoin as an “index of money laundering,” BlackRock — the world’s largest exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider — has set up a working group to explore how to profit from the burgeoning cryptocurrency ecosystem. ...
Dash Trading Now Supported by Evolve Markets
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Dash Trading Now Supported by Evolve Markets

Evolve Markets has announced the addition of Dash (DASH) to its platform, which allows users to trade Bitcoin, emerging altcoins, and other currencies on the Metatrader 5 platform. CONTINUED GROWTH Evolve Markets is a FOREX, commodities, indices, and...
Swiss Stock Exchange Undecided on Digital Assets That Aren’t Securities
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Swiss Stock Exchange Undecided on Digital Assets That Aren’t Securities

Both Bitcoin and Ethereum are unlikely to be classed as securities after US regulators went on recordwith their decision about the assets in June. “[SIX] is also still open whether cryptocurrencies or already existing ICO tokens can be traded. But we will tec...
Malta-based STASIS Launches New Euro-Backed Stablecoin
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Malta-based STASIS Launches New Euro-Backed Stablecoin

Malta-based tokenization platform STASIS has launched EURS, a stablecoin backed by the Euro. EURS, aiming to be the biggest "fully verified and collateralized stablecoin" in the world, launched with a $100 million pre-launch order book which is expected to hit...
Uk Poised to Lead Cryto and Blockchain Economies, New Report Claims
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Uk Poised to Lead Cryto and Blockchain Economies, New Report Claims

A new report claims that the United Kingdom is poised to become a leader in the blockchain technology and cryptocurrency economies.  ‘THE HUGE IMPACT IT UNDOUBTEDLY WILL HAVE IN BRITAIN AND GLOBALLY’ The conclusion comes from an analysis cond...
Do Your Own Research, Advises CFTC In Cryptocurrency Warning
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Do Your Own Research, Advises CFTC In Cryptocurrency Warning

On Monday, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued a customer advisory about digital tokens, commonly referred to as cryptocurrencies or crypto-assets. On July 16, 2018, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) published a customer advis...
Greek Court Agrees To Extradite Alexander Vinnik To France
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Greek Court Agrees To Extradite Alexander Vinnik To France

On July 13, a Greek court in Thessaloniki approved the extradition of Alexander Vinnik to France amid suspicion that he defrauded about 100 French citizens, according to the Associated Press. The French government specifically accuses him of cybercrime, mone...