Binance Delisting Bytecoin, ChatCoin, Iconomi, & Triggers in 3 Days, Price in Deep Red

Binance has announced the delisting of Bytecoin (BCN), ChatCoin (CHAT), Iconomi (ICN), and Triggers (TRIG) citing a number of reasons for the same and claiming to continue performing periodic reviews, that has these coins and tokens go red to as much as 40%. BCN, CHAT, ICN, & TRIG getting delisted from Binance Today, Binance, one of the biggest… Read More »

Dubai Government-Backed Digital Currency Will Get Its Own Payment System

Consumers in Dubai will soon be able to use digital currency to pay for goods, services, and utilities following a new government partnership, a press release confirms Tuesday, Oct. 9. The deal between emcredit, a subsidiary of the Dubai Department of Economic Development, blockchain payment provider Pundi X, and its partner Ebooc Fintech & Loyalty Labs LLC will… Read More »

Thailand Studies Blockchain for Applications in Intellectual Property, Trade Finance

Advertisement Two feasibility studies on blockchain technology have been launched by Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce. The studies, which will focus on exploring the use of blockchain technology in trade finance and the registration of intellectual property, are expected to be completed in February 2019, per the Bangkok Post. According to Pimchanok Vonkorpon, the director of Thailand’s Trade Policy… Read More »

PwC Partners with Decentralized Lending Platform to Provide Expertise in Stablecoin Launch

“Big four” audit giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has partnered with decentralized lending platform Cred to provide tech expertise in the launch of their USD-backed stablecoin, the company announced on Monday, October 8. In the announcement, the professional services firm claimed that the new partnership is designed in order to boost the current market of U.S. dollar-pegged cryptocurrencies by bringing… Read More »

Dubai Set to Introduce Cryptocurrency Payments

Dubai will enable its citizens and residents to make digital payments for retail purchases, bills, and even school fees with a state-backed cryptocurrency thanks to a partnership between Emcredit – Dubai’s Credi Bureau and two blockchain-related firms. Using Cryptocurrency to Pay the Bills Consumers in Dubai, UAE will soon be able to pay for their bills, retail purchases,… Read More »

Crypto Breakthrough: Swiss Regulator Issues First Crypto Asset Mgmt. License for Institutional Clients

Switzerland finance authority FINMA has granted the first of country’s crypto asset management license that will allow the firm, Crypto Finance to operate like the traditional asset managers as the country consistently takes positive steps toward the rapidly evolving crypto world.   Crypto fund can now operate same as traditional asset managers In first of its move, the… Read More »

I Can’t Believe This Blockchain Is Free

Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively to our subscribers. As anger has grown over the power wielded by internet gatekeepers such as Facebook and Twitter, many blockchain… Read More »

ORET Throws Open the Gold. Mining Industry to Crypto Investors

Advertisement This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Could Grind Towards $6,800

Key Points Bitcoin price traded higher recently and broke the $6,600 and $6,620 resistance levels against the US Dollar. There is a major bullish trend line in place with support at $6,550 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is likely to climb higher towards the $6,650, $6,700 and $6,800 levels… Read More »

Bitcoin Volumes Surge Nearly 30% as it Price Breaks Out of $6,550

Advertisement Bitcoin, the most dominant cryptocurrency in the global market, has seen an abrupt increase in its volume from $2 billion to $2.53 billion on CoinCap.io. On Coinmarketcap, the volume of Bitcoin has risen from $3.2 billion to $3.8. The discrepancy between the volume of BTC listed on CoinCap.io and Coinmarketcap comes from CoinCap.io’s system that does not… Read More »