US Court Dismisses Claims Against XRP: Report Shows Ripple Paid Moneygram $15.1M in Q2

US Court Dismisses Claims Against XRP: Report Shows Ripple Paid Moneygram $15.1M in Q2The Northern California District Court finds that claims against Ripple Labs and its token made by two investors cannot be proven. The legal dispute, which began in May 2018, pitted Ripple Labs including CEO Brad Garlinghouse and disgruntled investors. According to a report, the discontented investors wanted the court to determine whether the “native token […]

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Accused of Spreading a FUD Zeus Capital Doubles Down on Chainlink Pump and Dump Claims

Zeus Capital LLP has released a new report reiterating its earlier stance that Chainlink is a giant pump and dump scheme. This new report comes after the little known asset management and research firm took a flak for attacking Chainlink’s token in an earlier report. In what it now terms part 1 of its exposé, […]

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Single Miner Reorgs Ethereum Classic – Devs Report a Chain Split

Single Miner Reorgs Ethereum Classic - Devs Report a Chain SplitMembers of the Ethereum Classic team reported that the network suffered a reorganization (reorg) today. The blockchain network is asking service providers to halt deposits while it carries out maintenance of the chain. The latest event follows a similar attack in January 2019, which led to some exchanges taking pre-emptive action. Both Ethereum Classic (ETC) […]

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US Regulator Zeroes in on Binance Chain as SEC Awards Monitoring Contract to Ciphertrace

US Regulator Zeroes in on Binance Chain as SEC Awards Monitoring Contract to CiphertraceThe U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) intends to award a fixed-price contract on a single source basis to Ciphertrace. The SEC is awarding the contract to the blockchain monitoring company as it plans focus on BNB coin, as well as other tokens on the Binance’s DEX. The BNB token has multiple forms of utility […]

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Fidelity Digital Assets Quotes Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto in Latest Investment Thesis

Fidelity Digital Assets Quotes Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto in Latest Investment ThesisFidelity Digital Assets (FDA) quotes Satoshi Nakamoto in its latest investment thesis report. The thesis is part of a series of reports examining the perspectives driving interest and investment in bitcoin. FDA is affiliated with Fidelity through parent company Fidelity Management & Research (FMR). One of the largest financial services corporations in the world, Fidelity […]

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Tether Prints $300 Million, While XRP Reclaims Third Spot

Tether Prints $300 Million, While XRP Reclaims Third SpotTether Ltd printed a total of USDT 300 million Wednesday and this brought the total coins created to 540 million in the last three days alone. The latest USDT printing will see the top stablecoin’s market capitalization significantly passing the $10 billion mark. Responding to a whale alert twitter post, however, Paolo Ardoino the CTO […]

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Bitcoin Tops $11,000 Reigniting Interest in India

Bitcoin Tops $11,000 Reigniting Interest in IndiaA resurgent bitcoin is rekindling Indian interest in cryptocurrencies with reports suggesting many dormant holders are back to trading. A report in Livemint is also attributing the piqued interest to a recent Indian supreme court decision to overturn a prohibition that barred banks from dealing with cryptocurrency exchanges. The ban was imposed by the Reserve […]

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Coinbase Sees More Institutional Investors Buying Bitcoin in H1

Coinbase Sees More Institutional Investors Buying Bitcoin in H1Coinbase says more institutional investors are now using its platform to build direct positions in the cryptocurrency market. Crypto fund managers are now getting more backing from institutional investors that see the crypto market as an alternative investment strategy. In a report, the exchange says it observed a “noticeable uptick in institutional business’s growth” in […]

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Ignorance and Greed Sustain Cryptocurrency Scams in Nigeria

Ignorance and Greed Sustain Cryptocurrency Scams in NigeriaNigeria is not only Africa’s biggest cryptocurrency market but is also a leading adopter of digital currencies globally. Official figures show the country is well ahead of fellow African countries. Citizens of the West African state use cryptocurrencies for cross border payments as well as for international remittances among many growing use cases. However, this […]

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Visa Moving to Integrate With Digital Currency Platforms

Visa says it is working to integrate digital currencies with its existing global network of 61 million merchants. The global payments technology giant is working with two licensed and regulated digital currency platforms, Coinbase and Fold. In a blog post, Visa says the emergence of fiat-backed digital currencies or stablecoins promises a new payment innovation […]

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