Day: September 14, 2018

Tron [TRX] gains support from Exodus; ERC20 token swap continues on the platform

On 14th September, a cryptocurrency trading platform called Exodus announced the integration of Tron [TRX] on its latest version ‘1.60.0’. Justin Sun, the CEO and Founder of Tron tweeted: “#TRX has been integrated in @exodus_io, a desktop wallet featuring a built in exchange feature with over 1000 trading pairs. Download the latest release, version 1.60.0 […]

 

Ripple official: China to overtake USA in Fintech investments, become a global leader in finance

On 12th September, a video of the CATO Summit called Fintech Unbound 2018 emerged online wherein many experts from the fintech industry and regulatory bodies sat together to discuss issues related to the remittance sector. Here, Gerry Tsai, the Fintech Director at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Ryan Zagone of Ripple gave their […]

 

Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptos need to have regulations that do not harm them says US regulator

On 14th September, in an interview with CNBC, J. Christopher Giancarlo, the Chairman of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission [CFTC] spoke about regulations and how they need to be conducted in such a way that the commodities are not harmed. The Chairman stated that the world, financial bodies, in particular, was at a […]

 

Bitcoin [BTC] owners at risk; Google’s email security lead says, our data is all over the place

Google’s email security lead Mark Risher, who oversees email fraud, abuse and identity issues, spoke about how people had to readdress the issue regarding threats to their email accounts, in a recent interview with CNBC. He spoke about individuals bragging about holding a lot of Bitcoin [BTC]s on various public message boards and how that could make […]

 

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin gives his outlook on EOS’s on-chain governance and its drawbacks

On 13th September, Vitalik Buterin, the Co-Founder of Ethereum [ETH] appeared in an interview with Zcash. The interview was focused on the cons of pursuing an on-chain governance system wherein changes to a blockchain are proposed through code updates and solely occurs online. Vitalik Buterin stated: “A couple of years ago, I would have been firmly […]

 

Ripple claims a big hand in providing economic growth to SMEs via its services

On 12th September, the CATO Summit on Financial Regulation called Fintech Unbound 2018 was streamed online, wherein several panels discussed issues on the lines of regulatory growth in the fintech sector. Ryan Zagone, the Director of Regulatory Relations at Ripple spoke about cross-border payments, fintech in the cryptocurrency space, and traditional payment systems. The moderator began […]

 

SBI Ripple Asia all set to launch xCurrent-powered MoneyTap mobile app

SBI Ripple Asia, a financial services company operating in Japan, recently announced that they will be launching their MoneyTap mobile application soon. The app is powered by Ripple’s technology and is said to let users make payments instantly at any hour of the week. Reportedly, three members of the Japan banking consortium will be the […]

Michael Novogratz predicts the cryptocurrency bottom, says the bearish tunnel is almost over

On 13th September, Michael Novogratz, a former hedge fund manager and the Founder and CEO of Galaxy Digital Capital Management, stated that the price of cryptocurrencies has hit a bottom. He conveyed his revelation via a tweet that encompassed the Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index [BGCI]. Michael Novogratz’s tweet | Source: Twitter BGCI is an assessment […]

 

Ethereum Classic [ETC] Summit: Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrencies will be driven by millennials says Tom Lee

The Ethereum Classic [ETC] summit held on 12th and 13th September saw Tom Lee of Fundstrat talk about how we are almost at the end of the bearish market and also about the impact of millennials in the propagation of cryptocurrencies. The financial analyst talked about the analysis that he had conducted on the 2008 market […]

Tron’s Justin Sun announces 5th batch of TRX ERC20 Coin Burn; community hit with the blues

On 13th September, Justin Sun, the CEO and Founder of Tron Foundation posted a tweet regarding the 5th batch of TRX ERC20 token burn. According to Justin’s post, approximately 4.9 billion tokens were burnt this time. Justin Sun’s tweet stated: “4,917,487,036.059613 #TRX ERC20 token were burnt by #TRON Foundation. $TRX” TRX ERC20 token burn | […]