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Binance Crypto Exchange Issues Risk Warning, Keeps Trading, Withdrawals Suspended

Binance Crypto Exchange Issues Risk Warning, Keeps Trading, Withdrawals Suspended

Crypto exchange Binance is keeping trading and withdrawals suspended due to a risk warning, even after completion of their extended four hour scheduled upgrade today, June 26, according to a support notice from Binance. Binance had posted earlier about the added time of the upgrade, then added an update that the upgrade was complete and trading would begin at 9:30 am (UTC). However, another updatefollowed, noting […]

Binance Backs Malta Stock Exchange’s Startup Accelerator

Binance Backs Malta Stock Exchange’s Startup Accelerator

The Malta Stock Exchange announced today that Binance, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges, is backing its newly launched program to support fintech startups and entrepreneurs. Known as a tiny archipelago between Sicily and the North African coast, Malta, along with several other microstates including Bermuda, Liechtenstein, Gibraltar and San Marino, have joined the race in the […]

Hodler’s Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market

Hodler’s Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market

Top Stories This Week Fundstrat’s Tom Lee Points To Bitcoin Futures As Reason For Price Declines Tom Lee released a report this week that posited that the reason for the falling price of Bitcoin can be linked to the expiration of Bitcoin futures contracts. According to Lee, Bitcoin’s price usually drops around 10 days before the expiration of the […]

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 […]