Tag Archives: Binance

Binance CEO Says Bitcoin’s Recent Dip is a Blip on the Radar

Binance CEO Says Bitcoin’s Recent Dip is a Blip on the Radar

Podcasts play an integral role in the world of cryptocurrency. During a recent Crypto 101 podcast, an interview was conducted with Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao. Given the exchange’s popularity, this demand for Zhao’s opinion has soared. During this particular podcast, we learn a bit more about how he got into cryptocurrency and why the Binance exchange […]

OKEx: Ethereum Smart Contract Bug Causes Temporary Suspension of ERC-20 Deposits

OKEx: Ethereum Smart Contract Bug Causes Temporary Suspension of ERC-20 Deposits

Today, April 25th, the third largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, OKEx, announcedthat all ERC-20 token deposits have been suspended. The move comes after developers discovered an Ethereum Smart Contract bug called BatchOverflow which permits those who exploit the bug to issue an almost unlimited number of new tokens. In turn, the newly minted tokens can then be […]

Binance Founder Sued Over Venture Capital Funding Deals

Binance Founder Sued Over Venture Capital Funding Deals

The founder of the planet’s largest digital assets exchange platform has been sued over two potential funding deals from different venture capital firms. Sequoia Capital allege that talks with IDG Capital in late 2017 violated exclusivity agreements between Binance and Sequoia. Binance in Violation of Exclusivity Agreement According to Hong Kong court documents dated March […]

Binance Fights Increasing Regulation

Binance Fights Increasing Regulation

Zhao Changpeng, founder of Binance, was able to grow his company into the world’s largest digital-asset exchange by traded value in less than eight months. The exchange, however, may face challenging times as regulators worldwide start clamping down on the cryptocurrency market. Zhao has described regulation as a risk for Binance. Binance Under Pressure as Regulators Clamp Down […]

Yahoo! Japan to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange in 2019

Yahoo! Japan to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange in 2019

Yahoo! Japan Corporation, a subsidiary of Yahoo! and SoftBank Group, is entering the cryptocurrency industry by launching an exchange in April 2019, according to Nikkei Asian Review. Yahoo! Japan Acquires 40% of BitARG to Launch Exchange in 2019 In order to open a cryptocurrency exchange, Yahoo! Japan will start off by acquiring 40 percent of BitARG Exchange […]

Binance CEO Refutes Financial Watchdog Warning Reports

Binance CEO Refutes Financial Watchdog Warning Reports

The CEO of Binance, currently the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, has hit back at reports that the exchange is to receive a warning from Japan’s financial regulator over its operations in the country. According to a report from Nikkei on Thursday that is being widely cited, the country’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) may be […]

Nikkei Report: Japan To Issue Warning Against Crypto Exchange Binance, Twitter Cries FUD

Nikkei Report: Japan To Issue Warning Against Crypto Exchange Binance, Twitter Cries FUD

According to a tweet today by @BTCVIC (BTC Trader Telegram Group) that links to a screenshot from Japanese financial newspaper Nikkei’s terminal, Japan is set to issue a warning against crypto exchange Binance, according to a report from the news outlet Nikkei, March 22. Binance, the number one exchange by 24 hour volume according to CoinMarketCap, was affected by a hack on March 7, […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, March 8

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, March 8

News continues to pound the cryptocurrency markets stifling attempts to a recovery. The news of the Binance exchange being hacked and the SEC has requested trading platforms dealing with digital assets to register as exchanges. Later, Binance reported that the irregular trades were reversed. They also had an interesting observation stating that the hackers had lost a few coins during their […]