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  • Elon Musk: Bitcoin Has ‘Quite Brilliant’ Structure, Paper Money is Going Away
    Cointelegraph.com News - 8 hours ago
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that Bitcoin is “a far better way to transfer value than pieces of paper,” during an interview on the advisory services firm ARK Invest’s podcast. Technology entrepreneur and Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that Bitcoin’s (BTC) structure is “quite brilliant” and that digital currency is…
  • Canadian Judge Appoints Legal Representatives for QuadrigaCX Customers
    Cointelegraph.com News - 9 hours ago
    A Nova Scotia supreme court justice has chosen the legal representatives for clients of Canada’s major crypto exchange QuadrigaCX. The Supreme Court of Nova Scotia has ordered Canadian law firms Miller Thomson and Cox & Palmer to represent customers of cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX in upcoming proceedings. The ruling was announced…
  • New Survey Indicates Businesses Unprepared to Deploy Blockchain Technology
    Cointelegraph.com News - 9 hours ago
    A new survey reveals that organizations are not ready to implement blockchain tech, although a half of respondents are considering blockchain adoption. A new study has revealed that, while businesses are considering blockchain adoption, overall they do not feel ready to implement the technology. The survey was conducted by software…
  • Survey: Half of Millennial Investors Trust Crypto Exchanges More Than Stock Exchanges
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    A new survey from investment platform eToro has revealed that 43 percent of millennial traders trust traditional stock exchanges less than crypto exchanges. Nearly half of millennial traders have more trust in digital currency exchanges than in United States (U.S.) stock market exchanges. Data regarding millennial investment attitudes was collected…
  • Crypto Financial Services Firm to Offer Crypto Insurance Through Lloyd's of London
    Cointelegraph.com News - 12 hours ago
    Blockchain security firm and wallet service BitGo revealed plans to offer crypto insurance through Lloyd’s of London. Blockchain security firm and crypto wallet service BitGo has revealed plans to offer crypto insurance through Lloyd’s of London, according to a press release on Feb. 19.BitGo Business Wallet clients will be able…
  • Cyprus Securities Regulator Calls for Adoption of EU Anti-Money Laundering Framework
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Cyprus’ securities regulator is calling for the transposition of an extended version of the European Union’s Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive into national law. The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) is calling for the transposition of the European Union (EU)’s Fifth Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Directive (AMLD5) into national law —…
  • Crypto Winter Survivor: Inside Nvidia’s Difficult Relationship With Mining
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    U.S. hardware manufacturer Nvidia reported full-year revenue gains in 2018. On Feb. 14, California-headquartered gaming and computer hardware manufacturer Nvidia reported full-year revenue gains in 2018, despite being one of the companies worst hit by the cryptocurrency market dip and subsequent lack of demand for mining components.The firm’s main products…
  • Major Crypto Exchange OKEx Adds Four New Margin Trading Pairs
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Third-largest cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has added 4 additional crypto assets pairs to its margin trading platform. Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has added four new crypto derivative pairs to its platform, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Feb. 19.OKEx, the third-largest crypto exchange by trade volume, has announced…
  • Fintech Company TrueDigital Appoints Former Bridgewater Associates Executive as CEO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    New York-based True Digital announced the appointment of former Bridgewater Associates COO Thomas Kim as its new CEO. New York-based fintech company TrueDigital Holdings (TDH) announced the appointment of former Bridgewater Associates chief operating officer Thomas Kim as its new CEO through a post on its website on Feb. 19.Before…
  • CEO of Japanese Finance Giant SBI Vests His Crypto Industry Hopes in Ripple and R3
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Yoshitaka Kitao is vesting his future hopes for crypto in Ripple and R3 technologies. Yoshitaka Kitao, CEO and representative director of Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings, has singled out Ripple (XRP) and blockchain consortium R3 as reasons to remain optimistic about the future of the crypto industry — bear…
  • Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Discloses Non-ETH Crypto Holdings and Other Revenue Sources
    Cointelegraph.com News - 16 hours ago
    Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has disclosed that his crypto investments are virtually exclusively devoted to the Ethereum network. Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has disclosed that his crypto investments are virtually exclusively devoted to the Ethereum network, in a post published to an “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) Reddit thread on…
  • MIT Technology Review: Although Touted for Security, Blockchain Is Still Hackable
    Cointelegraph.com News - 16 hours ago
    MIT Technology Review argued that blockchain tech is hackable due to both system bugs and the human factor. MIT Technology Review magazine has published an article today, Feb. 19, arguing that security-touted blockchain tech is still vulnerable to hacks. The magazine is fully owned by the United States Massachusetts Institute…
  • Japan’s Central Bank Examines Central Bank Digital Currencies in New Report
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    Japan’s central bank examines central bank digital currencies in a new report, laying out their benefits and drawbacks. Japan’s central bank has examined the role of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) in the current monetary system in a report released on Feb. 19.In the document, the bank describes the possible…
  • Crypto Dividends: Staking Coins for Gains Potentially a Good Strategy in a Bear Market but Is Not Without Risk
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    According to Bloomberg, investors turn to staking for gains in the crypto bear market, but there are risks. Volatility coupled with one of the longest bear markets ever experienced by the cryptocurrency industry have compelled many investors to consider staking as a method of “playing it safe,” according to a…
  • South Korean Capital to Invest Over $1 Billion in Fintech and Blockchain Startups by 2022
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    The government of Seoul plans to spend $1 billion to support blockchain and fintech startups via an investment fund. The Seoul Metropolitan Government has announced plans to invest more than $1 billion in blockchain and fintech startups by 2022, according to the official announcement published on Feb. 18.According to the…
  • Bitcoin Again Tests $4K Amidst Anticipation of US and China Trade Deal Finalization
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    Crypto markets have continued gaining momentum, with all top 20 coins in green and Bitcoin testing $4,000. Tuesday, Feb. 19: crypto markets have continued gaining momentum, with all of the top 20 coins by market cap seeing green and Bitcoin (BTC) testing $4,000 again, according to CoinMarketCap.Market visualization from Coin360Following…
  • Coinbase Acquires Blockchain Analytics Startup Neutrino
    Cointelegraph.com News - 19 hours ago
    Coinbase has acquired a London-based blockchain intelligence startup to prevent theft of funds and investigate attacks. United States cryptocurrency exchange and wallet Coinbase has acquired blockchain intelligence startup Neutrino, according to a post published on the company’s blog on Tuesday, Feb. 19.Coinbase revealed that the company will continue to operate as…
  • Financial Firm Offers ‘Almost Instantaneous’ Loans Up to $30,000 With Crypto as Collateral
    Cointelegraph.com News - 19 hours ago
    sponsored A company is offering cash loans of up to $30,000 with crypto as collateral — all without borrowers needing to sell their digital assets. A financial company is giving crypto holders the opportunity to take out cash loans while using their digital assets as collateral.YouHodler — whose name is…
  • Major Spanish Bank BBVA Issues $40 Million Green Bond Based on Blockchain Platform
    Cointelegraph.com News - 19 hours ago
    Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria has announced the use of blockchain technology for the bank’s first such issuance of a green bond. Spain’s second-largest bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), has announced the launch of the first blockchain-backed platform for structured green bonds. The news was announced in a press release…
  • FBI Outline Key Features of Scam ICOs, Warns Investors to Be Vigilant
    Cointelegraph.com News - 23 hours ago
    The FBI has outlined what it believes to be the consistent threads running through fraudulent initial coin offerings. The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has outlined what it believes to be the consistent threads running through fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO) schemes. The Bureau’s perspective was shared in…
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