Posted Date: August 16, 2018
On 16th August 2018, Bibox, a leading AI-enhanced digital asset trading platform, announced its acquisition of Chain Capital that owns Swiss VQF license. VQF itself is the largest cross-industry Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) with the longest history that meets the standards established by the Financial Services Standards Association (FINMA). All the members of VQF also need to meet the most serious requirements in order to get a membership. Moreover, their membership means that all their operations are carried out in strict compliance with the Anti-Money Laundering Act in Switzerland. This acquisition enables Bibox to conduct digital currency business in Europe going forward. The post PR: Bibox Gains Swiss VQF License – Accelerating Global Expansion appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
Strengthening regulations will increase crypto investors’ protection, and the amateur speculation bubble will end, says Masayuki Tashiro, representative director of Fiscalo Digital Asset Group and market analyst, who handles a crypto business in Japan. The real value of cryptocurrency will be questioned after we leave the bubble, the expert says. Also read: Japanese Association Seeks Authority […] The post Amateur Crypto Investors Caused the Burst, Japanese Expert Says appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced the names of seven cryptocurrency firms that have been authorized to legally operate in the country. Five of them are crypto exchanges; two are cryptocurrency dealers. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Seven Crypto Firms Authorized The Thai SEC has announced the names […] The post Thai SEC: Only Seven Crypto Firms Authorized to Legally Operate in Thailand appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
The cryptocurrency investor Michael Terpin is suing the large telecom firm AT&T because his mobile phone was compromised by hackers who stole $24M USD worth of digital assets. Terpin says he was hacked twice in less than a year and employees at AT&T participated in a SIM swap fraud. Also read: Fivebucks.com: Meet the Freelancer’s Marketplace […] The post Bitangels Co-Founder Sues AT&T for $224 Million Over Cryptocurrency Hack appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
We’ve been in a slump for a while now, and by the looks of it will remain in one for a good while longer. How long, how low, and how slow the recovery is anyone’s guess. If you’re reading these words, you’re still here, and thus it’s safe to assume you’re in this for the […] The post Five Benefits to a Bear Market appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
On Wednesday, August 15, blockchain firm and mining organization Coingeek, led by entrepreneur Calvin Ayre, announced that the company has signed a deal with Canada-based Squire Mining Limited. Coingeek details the company will have exclusive rights to Squire’s new ASIC chips and mining rigs that mine bitcoin cash (BCH) and a variety of other cryptocurrencies. […] The post Squire Partnership Gives Coingeek Exclusive Rights to 10nm ASIC Chip appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
Three days ago a new freelancer’s marketplace was launched called Fivebucks.com, a platform that allows people to purchase and sell services for only $5. The new website has seen an influx of listings since it launched and all the payments, both inbound and outbound, utilize the peer-to-peer cryptocurrency bitcoin cash. Also read: Report: 15,000 Twitter […] The post Fivebucks.com: Meet the Freelancer’s Marketplace Powered by Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
Тhe profitability of cryptocurrency mining is decreasing on the backdrop of this year’s persistently bearish markets but Coinhive seems to be doing pretty well. The browser-based miner has earned a quarter million dollars worth of monero in just one month, according to a new study conducted by German researchers.    Also read: New Player to […] The post Coinhive Mints Quarter Million Dollars in Monero a Month, Report Reveals appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
Ever since the Bitcoin network was launched the online world of digital bounty hunting began to prosper significantly, allowing individuals the ability to scour the web for jobs that pay in cryptocurrency. Just recently Bitcoin.com revamped its portal, Bitcoin Bounty Hunter, a service that allows anyone to anonymously crowd source bounties to complete tasks. Armchair […] The post Crowd Source or Complete Tasks With Bitcoin.com’s Bounty Hunter Portal appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 16, 2018
Why wait for an ETF? Bitwise Index Services, a subsidiary of Bitwise Asset Management, has announced the launch of three new indexes covering the mid-cap, small-cap, and total-market segments of the crypto market, as well as the renaming of its HOLD 10 Index as the 10 Large Cap Crypto Index. Also Read: The Daily: Stoners […] The post Bitwise Launches Three New Cryptocurrency Market Index Funds appeared first on Bitcoin News.