— UK regulators approve first crypto hedge fund — Bitfinex repays Tether $100M — Huobi to target decentralized finance with new blockchain project — Kopitiam now accepts crypto payments — Binance to launch crypto futures trading — Bitcoin gains 3% to the current $10,700
— Iran shuts down two crypto mining farms — Binance in talks with Facebook on listing Libra — Ethereum transaction volumes at 17-month high — TrendMicro detects crypto mining malware affecting Android devices — Ethereum devs approve code changes for “Istanbul” hard fork — PwC issues a new tool for auditing crypto transactions — Bitcoin dominance reaches 61%
CoinPM News returns after a week-long break with the some of the top crypto and blockchain headlines you may have missed.
— Cardano sign MOU with Georgia’s government — Crypto exchanges in Korea update T&C to accept liability for hacks — DAI stablecoin to be tested for disaster relief efforts — Blockchain start-ups partner to bring Amazon purchases with Ethereum — Facebook’s crypto receive backing from Uber, PayPal and Visa — Binance.com to block US customers — Ethereum 2.0 planned to launch early 2020 — Parity introduces new Zcash client, Zebra — Bitcoin reaches $9300
— Microsoft announces Ethereum smart contract verification system — Malaysia begins approving crypto exchange registrations — Jihan Wu to launch crypto OTC platform — OKCoin offers Euro pairs to non-US customers — Mark Karpeles to take CTO role in new blockchain venture — Bitcoin remains below $8000
— Blockport hints of relaunch after shut down due to failed STO — Carrefour sees positive results following blockchain tracking implementation — 14 banks join forces to launch cross-border settlements coin — LocalBitcoins confirms removal of cash trades — Bitcoin dips below $8000
A talk with Andreas Antonopolous, one of the most vocal Bitcoin advocates and host of the Let’s Talk Bitcoin podcast.
Tune in to find out more about Andreas’ take on some of the recent crypto stories, Ethereum 2.0, margin trading and his European tour.
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— Binance DEX to geo-block 29 countries including US — OKLink to release USD-pegged stablecoin — Block.one launches blockchain-based social media platform — LTO Network integrates to Binance Chain — Walmart joins blockchain consortium MediLedger — Bitcoin slides to $8500