Circle Invest app rolls out “Collections” for easier crypto investment

Circle Invest, the crypto investing app officially announced yesterday, Oct. 4, they rolled out three more collections of cryptocurrency assets. The app's successful 'Buy the market' feature had all listed assets grouped in a single place so people can purchase them with a single tap. The update brings three more...

Abra Crypto Wallet now supports cryptocurrency trading across Europe

Abra, a US-based cryptocurrency wallet, and exchange is adding European bank accounts to their supported deposit channels. European users located in the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) and other nations in the European Union are now able to initiate transfers of euros and other national currencies to Abra in order to...

IBM Thailand advertises blockchain and AI, plans to create local sales hub

According to a report from The Bangkok Post, IBM's Thai branch will promote blockchain and artificial intelligence with the goal of making Thailand a regional sales hub. The tech giant will collaborate with Bank of Thailand to promote the blockchain. According to a recent survey conducted by IDC-IBM, it seems...

Circle’s USDC becomes the first stablecoin listed on Coinbase

Coinbase recently listed Circle's USD Coin as the exchange's first stablecoin and the second ERC-20 token available for trading after the 0x token which was added earlier this month. In their official blog post, Coinbase explains customers can buy, sell, send, and receive USDC on Coinbase.com, but also on their...

EtherDelta founder charged by SEC for running unregistered securities exchange

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Zachary Coburn, founder of Ethereum-based decentralized crypto exchange (DEX) EtherDelta for running an unregistered cryptocurrency exchange. The regulator points out this is the agency's first enforcement action on a platform running "as an unregistered national securities exchange". The SEC details the...

Apple’s Steve Wozniak co-founds crypto startup Equi

Investment-focused crypto startup Equi Capital has Apple's Steve Wozniak on board as a co-founder. In an interview for Null Transaction, Wozniak said it's his first time collaborating with a blockchain company and that he is "amazed at the technology behind ". Wozniak also added that Equi will work as an...

SEC Halts Trading of “Swedish ETF” in the U.S.

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced this Sunday the suspension of two cryptocurrency investment products, Bitcoin Tracker One ("CXBTF") and Ether Tracker One ("CETHF"). These ETNs (exchange-traded notes) are issued by Swedish company XBT Provider AB, a subsidiary of Coinshares Holdings. https://twitter.com/SEC_News/status/1038909954265165824 The products are listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange...

Telegram raises over $850 million in its token pre-sale

Telegram, the popular messaging app, said in a recent statement that their ICO token pre-sale raised over $850 million, making it the biggest funded ICO in the history of cryptocurrency. By comparison, Tezos raised $230 million in 2016, followed by Filecoin which raised around $200 million. Telegram announced their ICO...

Norway eliminates tax breaks for Bitcoin mining

Despite Norway's well-known green crypto mining capabilities the country has chosen to eliminate a tax structure that was allowing cryptocurrency miners to be taxed on energy consumption at the same rate of other industries which are using a lot of energy. In an interview with local news outlet Aftenposten.no, Lars...

NiceHash, the Bitcoin mining service has returned 60% of stolen BTC since December hack

NiceHash, the popular Bitcoin cloud mining service based in Slovenia has managed to pay off more than 60% of the total amount of BTC stolen during the hack that happened in December last year. The restitution is being made on a monthly basis, mostly because the investigation is "demanding and...

Ethereum co-creator, Vitalik Buterin, says he’s not a billionaire

New York University professor Nouriel Roubini accused Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin of leading an Ethereum scam in a tweet. The scam he was referring to supposedly allowed Buterin and Joe Lubin to steal 75% of the ETH supply using pre-mining. https://twitter.com/Nouriel/status/1050112391160188929 Buterin replied on the same day claiming he is not...

DEx.top goes mobile with TrustWallet and imToken integration

The decentralized exchange DEx.top has officially announced integration with TrustWallet and imToken's dApp browsers as their first step into the mobile market. Numerous users are relying on imToken and TrustWallet thanks to their secure options for storing digital assets. Binance has recently acquired TrustWallet and imToken has more than 6 million...

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