Ethereum price is consolidating lock step with Bitcoin price but the current hourly chart suggests the top altcoin could be staging another attempt at $260. Ethereum Market Overview After rallying more than 100 percent since April, Bitcoin price has taken a slight breather and Ethereum (ETH) appears to be doing the same. Yesterday the market …
A boom of “picks and shovels” companies catering to Proof-of-Stake cryptocurrencies has emerged as a leading market narrative for 2019. At the center of this burgeoning industry lies the Staking-as-a-Service model, a product of protocols like Tezos, Decred, and Cosmos mandating a minimum threshold amount for asset staking.
Ethereum (ETH) up 28.1 percent Trading volumes surge ahead of Istanbul hard fork and Serenity Serenity is supportive of prices. So far, Ethereum (ETH) is
Circle is laying off roughly 30 people, CoinDesk has learned.
Согласно полученным изданием The Block судебным документам, компания Tether инвестировала часть средств в биткоин, а также в другие активы, включая «денежные средства и их эквиваленты». [BREAKING] Tether admits in court to investing some of its reserves in bitcoin (via @lawmaster) — The Block (@TheBlock__) 21 травня 2019 р. В конце апреля Генпрокуратура Нью-Йорка предъявила Bitfinex обвинения в том, что, понеся потери в размере $850 млн, она утаила этот факт, использовав для покрытия ущерба средства аффилированного с ней эмитента стейблкоина Tether. Незадолго до этого Tether незаметно обновила политику обеспечения токенов USDT. Согласно обновленной редакции, стейблкоины компании могут быть обеспечены «резервами, которые включают в себя традиционную валюту и эквиваленты наличных денег, а также, время от времени… другие активы и предстоящие поступления от займов, которые Tether предоставил третьим сторонам». При этом компания подчеркнула, что каждый токен по
Improved relations between the Ethereum Foundation and ConsenSys point to a governance shift that could have major implications for the network’s goals.
Ledger Vault, the custody arm of French hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, will provide its services to Canadian cryptocurrency broker Voyager Digital.
The CEO of CIrcle, Jeremy Allaire, has said that the crypto space needs regulatory certainty and the current definition of crypto is too broad.
New court filings revealed that stablecoin issuer Tether had invested some of its reserves in bitcoin.
The latest online search data shows that the residents of Japan and South Korea “lead the world” in overall interest for topics related to “blockchain” and “Ethereum.”
After finding out at the end of April that Tether’s USDT was only about 74 percent backed by its reserves, the stablecoin issuer has now admitted to investing some of its cash reserves in bitcoin.
Police Arrest Cryptocurrency Entrepreneur After Allegedly Conducting Fraudulent Activities According to a recent report released by De Gelderlander, Dutch police have arrested a former entrepreneur after allegedly conducting fraudulent activities. As per the news site, the fraudster conned investors in a fake Bitcoin (BTC) mining operations involving €23 million. Police Arrest Individual Accused Of Fraud A Dutch individual called Barry van Mourik, who was working with different cryptocurrency companies, was arrested after allegedly deceiving clients into thinking they could earn money through Bitcoin mining. Van Mourik has also been running another crypto company that was also reportedly scamming users. Although investors were providing funds to the scammer, he failed to purchase any equipment. Indeed, he apparently spent the funds in luxury items. Police raided his home back in November and seized several luxury items. Koinz Trading, the other company, was also declared bankrupt in
Felix Feng Claims ETH Would Not Exist Without Infrastructures Like Truffle, MetaMask, And Infura Felix Feng, the CEO, and co-founder of SetProtocol recently gave insight into why most crypto projects use Ethereum over other smart contract blockchains. These other blockchains include Tron Foundation and Tezos. What Feng Had To Say Feng gave his opinion via a tweet. He said that a common question he received about SetProtocol was whether it would be built on any other chain. In his tweet, he said there were various factors that influenced his decision such as standardized token standard, decentralized exchange infrastructure, oracles, and non-volatile asset. Feng stated that Ethereum would not have gotten to where it was without infrastructures like Truffle, Infura, and MetaMask. He added that the Ethereum blockchain has an ecosystem of tools, which are needed to make smart contracts and make DApp development possible. He also talked about other projects that mimic the Ethereum Virtual
Earlier last week Bitcoin reached an important resistance level of around $8,300 and with many expecting a decisive move to occur, either way