Tag: cryptocurrency

Former Huobi Executive Floats New Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

It would seem that tech entrepreneurs like James Ju aren’t put off by the current state of the cryptocurrency market, so much so that he has rounded up a group of investors to fund his latest venture of opening a crypto exchange.

KuCoin Partners with Simplex, Enables Credit Card Payments

KuCoin, a Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange, has signed a partnership which will allow users to buy cryptocurrency with credit and debit cards.

China Revises Crypto Ranking — BTC Upgraded

China’s Center for Information and Industry Development has updated its crypto project ranking for this month, moving BTC up several places while still favoring EOS and Ethereum.

Malaysia Plans to Enact Crypto Regulation in Q1 2019, Finance Minister Reports

Malaysia will enact regulations for cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in Q1 2019, local English-language news media outlet The Star reported Nov. 28.

Hydrax Partners with Singapore Fiat-Cryptocurrency Exchange Coinhako

Singapore-headquartered financial technology company HydraX today announced two key partnerships as part of its strategy to expand its user base and capabilities.

Meet Fantom, the Unique Cryptocurrency Partnered with University of Sydney

The University of Sydney has commenced a new research partnership with Fantom. The partnership includes a donation from Fantom – whose June 2018 ICO raised AUD$55 million from prominent cryptocurrency funds – to the university's Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies.

South Korea Awards Information Security License To Upbit Exchange For Strong Data Security

South Korea has issued an information security management license to Upbit for its strong infrastructure.

Crypto Investor Alludes To China’s “Love-Hate” Relationship With Bitcoin And Blockchain

China has a convoluted history with bitcoin, crypto, and blockchain technology. During a recent interview with CNBC, one investor described how China has a “love-hate” relationship with crypto.

Japanese Platform Pays to Watch Ads

A Japanese video platform service called c0ban.tv has started its expansion into English-speaking markets.

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.

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.