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Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Debit Card for UK and EU Customers

Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Debit Card for UK and EU Customers

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has launched a Visa debit card allowing customers in the U.K. and EU to spend their cryptocurrencies directly from their Coinbase accounts. The San Francisco-based firm announced the news in a blog post on Wednesday, saying that with the “Coinbase Card,” customers will be able to spend their bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), litecoin (LTC) […]

Facebook seeking VC firms to invest in crypto project; funding will be used as collateral, says Nathaniel Popper

Facebook seeking VC firms to invest in crypto project; funding will be used as collateral, says Nathaniel Popper

Social media giant, Facebook, recently announced that it would launch its own cryptocurrency, Facebook Coin. The American social media company is now back in the spotlight after reports suggest that it is seeking around $1 billion in funding, for its cryptocurrency project. According to reports, Facebook’s cryptocurrency would enable WhatsApp users to make faster cross-border […]

Western Union Integrates With Crypto Wallet to Expand Philippines Remittances

Western Union Integrates With Crypto Wallet to Expand Philippines Remittances

Money transfer giant Western Union has teamed up with blockchain startup Coins.ph to enable residents of the Philippines to more easily receive cash remittances. The newly inked deal will see both international and domestic payments made via Western Union’s network arrive directly into the digital wallets held by Coins.ph’s “over 5 million” users, the startup announced late last week. The service aims to offer […]

Bullish Bitcoin Technicals Thrills Analysts to Predict Next Leap Beyond $7,000

Bullish Bitcoin Technicals Thrills Analysts to Predict Next Leap Beyond $7,000

By CCN.com: As the bitcoin price slightly retraced below $5,000, the valuation of the crypto market dropped by $9 billion in the past 24 hours. However, based on technical indicators, analysts remain convinced that the $5,000 to $6,000 range will be broken by bitcoin in the near-term and $7,000 is the next reasonable step for the […]

Algo Hedge Funds Join Cast of Suspects Seen Behind Bitcoin Surge

Algo Hedge Funds Join Cast of Suspects Seen Behind Bitcoin Surge

Add algorithmic hedge funds to the list of suspects behind Tuesday’s sudden surge in Bitcoin that had the true believers in the digital asset world heralding a renaissance in the most-popular cryptocurrency. Long the bane of traditional discretionary traders in areas such as equities for exaggerating price moves and volatility, these computer-run strategies have been […]

Bitcoin Buy Volume Reaches Record High on Binance, Intense Demand

Bitcoin Buy Volume Reaches Record High on Binance, Intense Demand

The Bitcoin trading volume on Binance established a historic high as the asset price jumped more than 15-percent within an hour. The global cryptocurrency exchange posted its best four-hour timeframe volume statistics this Tuesday, reporting as high as 49,103 buy orders alongside 5,655 sell orders. The latest upside wave broke the record of the October 15 trading session, in […]

TOP BITCOIN FAUCETS

TOP BITCOIN FAUCETS

Bitcoin users adoption is something that is continuously talked about due to the need to sustain the growing world of cryptocurrency. Developers and other users within the space are becoming increasingly creative with their crypto-centered applications, aimed at fostering bitcoin transactions adoption. However, where those outside the industry are concerned, incentives matter the most. The crypto community […]

Avalon Bitcoin Miner Maker Canaan Is Plotting Another IPO Attempt

Avalon Bitcoin Miner Maker Canaan Is Plotting Another IPO Attempt

Canaan Creative, manufacturer of the Avalon bitcoin miner, is considering another attempt to go public, people familiar with the situation said. According to one source, the company’s main shareholders are discussing a plan to list its shares on the newly created Science and Technology (Sci-Tech) Innovation Board within the Shanghai Stock Exchange. The source added […]

Binance Tightens Compliance, Turning to IdentityMind for KYC

Binance Tightens Compliance, Turning to IdentityMind for KYC

The world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance is moving to boost compliance and data security through a new deal with Medici Ventures portfolio firm IdentityMind. IdentityMind announced on Tuesday that it has partnered with Binance to “improve existing data protection and compliance measures” for the exchange’s global operations. IdentityMind provides cryptocurrency exchanges a “real-time” platform to […]