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(+) Binance Dominance Sends Another Veteran Bitcoin Exchange to the Scrap Heap

Binance’s overwhelming dominance of the cryptocurrency trading landscape has quietly sent another veteran Bitcoin exchange to the scrap heap. Read the full story by subscribing to CCN and receive an ad-free version including discounts on future events and services. Register here for just $ 9.99Already got an account?Log in here Let’s block ads! (Why?) News […]

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New Zealand Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Resumes Trading with 15% Bitcoin Haircut

Cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia resumed trading on 40 trade pairs three months after it endured a multi-million dollars theft. The New Zealand firm took to its Twitter profile to update that it was beginning to list pairs that it “quantified as secure.” The exchange further confirmed that it would periodically place more coins after assessing each one […]

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Intercontinental Exchange Adding Long List of Cryptocurrencies to Dedicated Data Feed

Intercontinental Exchange Data Services (ICE Data Services) recently tweeted out a lengthy list of cryptocurrencies to be included in its Cryptocurrency Data Feed. ICE Data Services provides pricing, analytics, indices, and exchange data in a custom-tailored fashion for clients seeking more insight and information on financial markets. According to its official website, the data solutions […]

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Thailand’s National Exchange Preps 2020 Launch For Digital Asset Platform

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announced Wednesday in a statement that plans are underway for the development of a digital asset platform ready to roll out in 2020. SET is working along with several third-party financial collaborators to develop the software platform that it envisions “leveling up investment experiences for more convenience and higher […]

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After QuadrigaCX Fiasco, Another Shady Bitcoin Exchange Surfaces in Canada

A Canada-based company is luring people into investing in overly attractive bitcoin investment plans. The Canadian securities regulators of the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) today issued a warning against Canada Bitcoin Exchange Inc. BCSC stated that the company was offering four suspicious BTC-based investment plans via its website. Each program required investors to invest […]

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Brazilian Exchange Mercado Bitcoin Wins $350,000 Legal Tussle Against Banco Santander

The Court of Justice in São Paulo, Brazil, has recently ruled Banco Santander has to unfreeze the account of a local cryptocurrency exchange, Mercado Bitcoin, with over 1.35 million reals ($ 350,000) in it. This, after determining a “lack of regulations doesn’t make [something] a criminal activity”. According to local news outlet Portal do Bitcoin, […]

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Australian Police Arrests Bitcoin Exchange Operator for Running a Drug Ring

The Australian Federal Police arrested a 27-year bitcoin exchange operator for running a drug distribution ring. The investigation dates back to 2017 when the AFP had arrested two Victorian men for importing drugs to Australia. The agency reportedly continued their probe, which led them to reveal an email-based drug trafficking organization operating out of Australian […]

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Binance to Give Away $100,000 in BNB to Test its Decentralized Crypto Exchange

Binance, the world’s largest crypto trading company by volume and geographical presence, is giving a rare offer to its users: get paid for testing its newly released decentralized exchange. The Malta-based startup announced Friday that it is going to distribute $ 100,000 worth of rewards in its “testnet trading competition.” The round will allow participants […]