Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay Professor Declares Bitcoin Safe From 51% Attack

Cryptocurrency service provider Zebpay and Professor Saravanan Vijayakumaran, an Associate professor at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, recently conducted a survey on Bitcoin’s security, concluding that the world’s premier cryptocurrency is safe from a 51% attack.

Justin Sun Wants dApp Developers to Drop Ethereum in Favor of Tron

Every bearish period also creates new opportunities, at least in the mind of Justin Sun. He actively advocates for Ethereum-based projects to move over to Tron.

Binance Announces Plans to Merge Stablecoin Market and Take Focus from Tether

Binance has announced plans to change its Tether-specific USDT market to a more general stablecoins collective called USDS – offering a wider range of pairs within it. The move, announced in a blog post on the Binance site and via Twitter, will allow traders to make be exposed to a wider range of stablecoin options when searching ...

Bitcoin Briefly Breaks Over $4,000, Bitcoin Cash Sees Gains Near 20 Percent on the Day

Monday, Nov. 26: crypto markets have seen a strong flush of green amidst the recent news that the U.S. state of Ohio is poised to become the first state to accept Bitcoin (BTC) for tax payments.

Malaysia’s Finance Minister Says Crypto Issuance Must Defer to Central Bank

Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has stated that any entity wishing to issue cryptocurrency must defer to the country’s central bank, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM). The minister’s comments were reported by local English-language daily broadsheet the New Straits Times (NST) Nov. 26. The finance minister outlined his stance in response to a question from parliamentary member Dr ...

Former Huobi and NYSE Executive is Launching a New Crypto Exchange

The former CTO of Singapore based Huobi is about to launch his own crypto trading platform before the end of the year. BHEX to Offer Crypto, Fiat and OTC Trading According to Businesswire BHEX raised $15 million in its equity from top-tier institutions including Huobi and OKEx. It is scheduled to launch at the end of this ...

Huobi Receives Gibraltar DLT License

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has received a Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) license from Gibraltarian authorities according to a statement released by the British territory’s financial regulator this Monday.

Bitmain Faces $5 Million Lawsuit Over Alleged Unauthorized Crypto Mining

Cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain is facing a class action lawsuit for over $5 million that alleges unauthorized crypto mining by the firm.

State In India Is Helping Facilitate The Growth Of Cryptocurrency-Related Businesses

A minister serving in India recently stated that a local state was working on plans that would help make it possible for local firms to operate without having to rely on the policy frameworks put in place by the National government.

Japan: Coincheck Completes Token Additions With Ripple, Factom Relaunch

Hacked Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has begun trading a wider range of assets Nov. 26, a press release confirmed, ten months after funds worth over $530 million were stolen.

Hong Kong Regulation Set to Benefit Custody Company Invault

Cryptocurrency custody services company InVault, from Shanghai, has launched in Hong Kong just in time to take advantage of the special administrative region’s new rules for cryptocurrency exchanges and asset managers. 

Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto Hearing, Community Calls for Positive Regulations

India’s supreme court has set a new date to hear the petitions against the cryptocurrency banking ban by the country’s central bank.

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