Tag Archives: XRP

Covered: Llyod’s of London is Insuring a Crypto Custody Services Firm

Covered: Llyod’s of London is Insuring a Crypto Custody Services Firm

HODLers who use the services of Kingdom Trust are now bound to sleep a little more soundly. This is after the Murray, Kentucky-based cryptocurrency custody firm announced that it had obtained insurance coverage for the digital assets it holds via the marketplace of Lloyd’s of London. Currently, Kingdom Trust boasts of US$12 billion of assets in […]

The World’s First Perpetual BCH/USD, XRP/USD, LTC/USD, and XRP/XBT Futures Contracts

The World’s First Perpetual BCH/USD, XRP/USD, LTC/USD, and XRP/XBT Futures Contracts

On Friday (31 August 2018), London-based cryptocurrency derivatives firm ‘Crypto Facilities’ (a competitor to BitMEX and Deribit) announced that it had launched perpetual futures contract on XBT/USD, and the world’s first perpetual ETH/USD, BCH/USD, XRP/USD, LTC/USD, and XRP/XBT futures contracts. This is how the news was announced on Twitter: View image on Twitter Crypto [email protected] We have just launched […]

Investment Firm Morgan Creek Launches Digital Asset Index Fund Excluding Pre-Mined Cryptos

Investment Firm Morgan Creek Launches Digital Asset Index Fund Excluding Pre-Mined Cryptos

Morgan Creek Digital, backed by the institutional investment house Morgan Creek Capital with $1.5 billion in assets under management , has launched a new Digital Asset Index Fund in partnership with Bitwise, Forbes reports August 28. The new fund will give accredited investors, endowments, pensions and other approved institutional investors the possibility to gain indirect exposure to […]

How Exactly Should You Choose A Cryptocurrency Exchange?

How Exactly Should You Choose A Cryptocurrency Exchange?

Choosing a cryptocurrency exchange can be a difficult task. It’s not a fast process, it’s hard work. Even signing up to a cryptocurrency exchange can be time consuming, and requires you to rifle through a number of intrusive questions before uploading pictures of your personal documents, overall, it’s not a nice experience and therefore you don’t want […]

Bitcoin Falls Below $6,600 As Investors Ponder Significance of SEC’s Postponement of VanEck Bitcoin ETF Decision

Bitcoin Falls Below $6,600 As Investors Ponder Significance of SEC’s Postponement of VanEck Bitcoin ETF Decision

The U.S. SEC’s postponement of its decision on the VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF to 30 September 2018, as covered here yesterday, has left the crypto markets bruised but not battered, with Bitcoin suffering a drop to below $6,600, with almost all other top 50 cryptocurrencies currently in the red. Although the SEC’s decision to take more time by extending the deadline […]

Google and Facebook go back on their position towards cryptocurrencies; Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple and Bitcoin Cash reacts with further gains

Google and Facebook go back on their position towards cryptocurrencies; Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple and Bitcoin Cash reacts with further gains

Facebook allows Coinbase to advertize in the social network. Google includes major coins in the exchange rate converter. The largest global social network white listed Coinbase from its advertizing ban for cryptocurrency and ICO related companies. The news popped up on Saturday when CEO of the US-based crypto exchange Brian Armstrong posted a tweet with attached […]

Bitcoin Enjoying Greens for 5 Days in a Row, BTC Dominance Rises 13% from all-time Lowest

Bitcoin Enjoying Greens for 5 Days in a Row, BTC Dominance Rises 13% from all-time Lowest

Bitcoin price is maintaining the greens for 5 days in a row and managing to trade above $7,400 level. In the meantime, the majority of the crypto market is experiencing substantial losses. However, the continuous upward momentum has Bitcoin Dominance rising to 45.1 percent level, registering the increase of 13 percent from its all-time lowest […]