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Scammers Hijack Verified Twitter Account To Steal Crypto By Posing As Telegram CEO

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Scammers Hijack Verified Twitter Account To Steal Crypto By Posing As Telegram CEO
The founder and CEO of Telegram and its TON Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Pavel Durov tweeted a warning on Saturday, Apr 28, telling his followers that the messaging app is experiencing downtime due to its server clusters overheating. Durov’s tweet drew the attention of fake crypto giveaway scammers who have claimed, posing as Telegram’s CEO, Read More

Crypto Markets Edge Back Into The Green After Mid-Week Correction

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Crypto Markets Edge Back Into The Green After Mid-Week Correction
The top ten coins by market cap are mostly in the green today, as markets make a tentative recovery following their significant dip earlier this week, Coin360 data shows. Bitcoin (BTC) hit $9,500 at one point in early trading hours this morning. The coin is currently holding ground, hovering around the $9,250 mark, with a value Read More

Consulting Firm Predicts Ethereum Could Reach $2,500 By The End Of 2018

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Consulting Firm Predicts Ethereum Could Reach $2,500 By The End Of 2018
Independent financial consulting company deVere Group, which provides investment and wealth management services, has predicted that the price of Ethereum (ETH) could hit $2,500 by the end of the year, MarketWatch reported April 27. The financial consultancy firm said that the second largest cryptocurrency could see a significant rise, predicting its fourfold increase thanks to Read More

Binance Signs Agreement With Bermuda Gov’t On $15 Mln Investment, Jobs

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Binance Signs Agreement With Bermuda Gov’t On $15 Mln Investment, Jobs
Premier and Minister of Finance of Bermuda David Burt signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Binance Group on Friday, Bernews reports April 27. The MOU establishes funding for educational programs related to fintech and blockchain startups. Burt signed the MOU with Changpeng Zhao, founder and CEO of the world’s world’s world’s second largest cryptocurrency Read More

AMD CEO: Blockchain Is Important But “A Bit Of Distraction”

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on AMD CEO: Blockchain Is Important But “A Bit Of Distraction”
CEO Lisa Su of AMD, an American multinational semiconductor company, said that Blockchain is “a bit of a distraction in the short term” in an interview with CNBC April 26. Su admitted the importance of blockchain, stating, “It’s a very important technology The idea you can do all these peer-to-peer transactions, a decentralized network, Read More

Japanese Crypto Exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin Receives Citation From Financial Regulators

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Japanese Crypto Exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin Receives Citation From Financial Regulators
Tokyo-based virtual currency exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin Co. Ltd. has been issued an official warning by the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA), according to a press release April 25. Citing articles of the Supplementary Provisions Act on Financial Settlement, the FSA issued the company an improvement notice, which obliges them to rectify any inconsistencies or shortcomings Read More

Spanish BBVA Becomes First Global Bank To Issue Loan Using Blockchain

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Spanish BBVA Becomes First Global Bank To Issue Loan Using Blockchain
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) became the first global bank to issue a loan using Blockchain technology, FT reports April 25. The Spanish multinational bank said it conducted the entire loan process, from the negotiation of terms to the signing, on a mutually distributed ledger that informed both the bank and the borrower of the Read More

Chilean Anti-Monopoly Court Orders Banks To Re-Open Crypto Exchange’s Accounts

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Chilean Anti-Monopoly Court Orders Banks To Re-Open Crypto Exchange’s Accounts
Major Chilean cryptocurrency exchange Buda has persuaded a court to order the re-opening of its accounts at two major Chilean banks, Bloomberg reports April 25. Chile’s anti-monopoly court published the ruling on its website, ordering state bank Banco del Estado de Chile and Itau Corpbanca to re-open Buda’s accounts while the exchange’s lawsuit continues against Read More

Weekly Price Overview: Cardano, April 24

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Weekly Price Overview: Cardano, April 24
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Cardano is the seventh largest cryptocurrency in terms Read More

Binance Labs Leads $30 Mln Fundraising Round For New Privacy-Centered Cryptocurrency

3 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Binance Labs Leads $30 Mln Fundraising Round For New Privacy-Centered Cryptocurrency
MobileCoin, a new privacy-centered cryptocurrency, announced that Binance Labs will lead a $30 mln round of fundraising for the project, according to a Medium post April 24. The blog post stated that the Blockchain technology incubator associated with the Binance cryptocurrency exchange is leading a $30 mln round of investment denominated in Bitcoin (BTC) and Read More