Tether, issuer of stablecoin USDT, says it has “redeemed a significant amount” of tokens from the circulating supply and will now “destroy” 500 million USDT from the Tether treasury wallet, in an official post published Oct. 24.
While delivering her keynote at the 2018 Korea Blockchain Expo, chairperson of The National Assembly Special Committee, Lee Hye-hoon, said the blanket Initial Coin Offering (ICO) ban will be lifted in the “near future”.
Pop over to CoinMarketCap and check Bitfinex's page. You'll see that the trading pair with the second-highest volume on the exchange over the past 24 hours – nearly $48 million at the time of writing – is USDT/USD: the tether stablecoin, which aims for parity with the U.S. dollar, and the U.S. dollar itself.
GoChain, a crypto that entered the market just a few months ago, is now making headlines, and for good reasons. Over the last 24 hours, GoChain has jumped into double-digit growth that has left crypto enthusiasts wondering what’s next.
Increasing tensions in China-US trade relations may portend tougher times ahead for Chinese bitcoin mining hardware maker Bitmain, with shipments to one of its major overseas markets facing new tariffs since August 23.