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BitFlyer Adds 5 Altcoins to Its Trading Platforms in Europe and the US

BitFlyer, a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange, is adding 5 new altcoins to its platforms in Europe and the United States.Five new altcoins added in Europe, three in USOn Sept. 23, cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer announced that it is adding five new altcoins in Europe: Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin

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Early Tester Finds Both Binance Futures Platforms ‘Currently Unusable’

Bitcoin futures offerings from cryptocurrency exchange Binance have come in for criticism as a pre-release tester identifies major flaws.Rocky start for Binance PR moveIn a series of tweets on Sept. 6, the account known as doublejump said both the options currently under consideration by Binance lacked basic features, which

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Scalability Is Key – Blockchain Platforms That Are Pushing On-Chain Scalability Forward

The blockchain industry remains confident on its way towards mass adoption: at this point, even U.S. Senators agree that the technology’s dominance is “inevitable”. However, there is an Achilles heel: Bitcoin (BTC), at least in its current stage, is bad at scaling, and so are most of the coins.Top coins

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SWIFT to Allow GPI Payments on Blockchain Platforms

The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) will allow distributed ledger technology (DLT) firms to use its global payments innovation (GPI) platform, according to a recently published report.In the report, SWIFT revealed that it will soon allow GPI payments on DLT-base platforms. The product will purportedly increase savings

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Block.One Pays $30M for New Blockchain-Powered Social Media Platform’s Domain Name

Eos (EOS) developer Block.one has paid $30 million in cash to purchase a domain name for its new blockchain-based social media, called “Voice.” The development was revealed in a filing published by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on June 18.According to the SEC filing, submitted by

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Global Securities Regulator Seeks Public Feedback on Regulating Crypto Trading Platforms

Global securities regulation standard setter, the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), has published a consultation paper on regulating crypto asset trading platforms (CTPs). IOSCO publicized the paper in an official news release on May 28.According to the news release, IOSCO’s membership regulates over 95% of the world's securities

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German Regulator Has No Info on ‘Cyber Incidents’ on German Crypto Trading Platforms

Germany’s financial regulator has no knowledge of “cyber incidents” or market manipulation occurring on crypto trading platforms in the country, according to a press release on May 28.Referencing info from the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) — the financial watchdog that oversees banks, financial services institutions and insurance services

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