Binance Jersey List Their Own GBP-Backed Stablecoin

Coinspeaker Binance Jersey List Their Own GBP-Backed StablecoinBinance’s Jersey branch decided to list cryptocurrency exchange’s own British pound-backed stablecoin. This isn’t surprising at all if we consider the fact that last month Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao announced they were in the testing phase and that only £200 worth of tokens have been issued.Binance’s CFO Wei […]

We Will Always Expect Crypto Exchanges to Act Like Our Banks

Coinspeaker We Will Always Expect Crypto Exchanges to Act Like Our BanksOne of the most common advice that experienced (and friendly) crypto enthusiasts share with newcomers is that they should never, ever store their funds at a crypto exchange. And with storing we mean viewing the exchange as their private bank, where they store a […]

​DataLight​ has Launched Real Usage Index That Allows to Track and Compare the Activities of Different Blockchains

Coinspeaker ​DataLight​ has Launched Real Usage Index That Allows to Track and Compare the Activities of Different BlockchainsBlockchain is an accounting book available for everybody, and there are plenty of metrics that allow tracking data in it. Metrics like the quantity of transactions, quantity of receiving and sending addresses, available and maximum supply, average and […]

Brad Sherman: Libra Is Comparable to 9/11 Attacks

Democratic Rep. of California Brad Sherman isn’t a fan of Libra. Libra – Could It Lead to Unspeakable Evil? During the recent hearing which saw David Marcus, head developer of the cryptocurrency, grilled by Congress over Libra’s goals and properties, Sherman compared the asset to the September 11 attacks on America’s World Trade Center 18 […]

Nouriel Roubini Accuses Bit MEX of “Systematic Illegality”

Nouriel Roubini, otherwise known as Dr. Doom for his pessimistic attitude towards bitcoin and crypto, is a professor of economics at the New York University Stern School of Business. At press time, Roubini is fighting with cryptocurrency exchange Bit MEX, which is registered in Seychelles, and says that it, along with several other exchanges, are […]

CFTC Investigates Crypto Exchange BitMEX Over Client Trades

Coinspeaker CFTC Investigates Crypto Exchange BitMEX Over Client TradesThe U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission is allegedly investigating crypto exchange BitMEX, a platform that had gained huge popularity in Asia for letting people make big bets with little money down.This CFTC probe is focusing on questions considering BitMEX breaking rules by allowing U.S. citizens to trade […]

Japan Seeks to Replace SWIFT with Global Crypto Platform

Japan is planning a new global cryptocurrency system designed to replace SWIFT, the platform designed to send remittance payments anywhere in the world using fiat currencies. Will SWIFT be a Thing of the Past? Allegedly, the platform is already underway and could be ready within the next few years. To an extent, this isn’t particularly […]

Financial Risk Seen by G7 From Libra and Other Projects Like it

After the shockwaves from Libra’s announcements began to fade, analysts and politicians have begun to see the potential risks. Libra itself may not pose a great financial risk, but the big tech companies are beginning to do so. Bruno Le Maire, the French Minister of Finance, stated that it’s completely unacceptable for private companies to […]

Fidelity-Backed Blockchain Accelerator Attracts Over 50 Mentors

Coinspeaker Fidelity-Backed Blockchain Accelerator Attracts Over 50 MentorsJust recently IDEO CoLab announced the launch of its new blockchain accelerator program called Startup Studio. It is backed by Fidelity Investments and 20 other organizations and protocols in the space such as Ethereum Foundation, Blockchain Capital, Messari, and others.Startup Studio is meant to help blockchain startups and […]