Posted Date: November 14, 2018
On Nov. 15, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network faces a contentious fork and many BCH users have been wondering what to do with their funds before the consensus changes. In order to address some questions concerning the upcoming fork, news.Bitcoin.com has outlined some of the options available for BCH proponents. Also read: A Look at […] The post Preparing for the Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
2018 was meant to be the year of security tokens. The number of projects seeking to launch security token offerings (STOs) would mushroom, we were told, and a string of accredited trading venues would emerge where these instruments could be exchanged. The release of two new reports into the STO market provides an opportunity to […] The post The Growth of Security Tokens in 2018 appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
In this edition of The Daily, we report on Coincheck’s decision to resume nem (XEM) trading and relist two other coins — ether (ETH) and lisk (LSK). Also, Digital asset exchange Okex has added support for the Vietnamese fiat currency on its C2C platform and we cover the reasoning behind the move. Also in The […] The post The Daily: Coincheck Relists Nem, Okex Adds Dong appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
The global cryptocurrency stock exchange Bithumb is holding its third commemorative event in celebration of its fifth anniversary. The ‘Super Airdrop Festival’ event has two parts, the Login Event and Air Drop Event, and is open to participation for anyone who is a Bithumb member. Members can participate in the Login Event until December 11th by logging into Bithumb and clicking on the enter event button. In this event, 15 Bitcoins (valued at USD 97,789 as of today) are provided to one winner, who is selected by lottery after the event is concluded. The winner is scheduled to be announced on December 24th. The post PR: Bithumb Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary with BTC Air Drops appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
Japan’s GMO Internet has postponed the shipments of its two lines of 7nm bitcoin mining rigs. A representative of the company has clarified the situation to news.Bitcoin.com, noting that some refunds have already been issued. In addition, the company is planning to relocate its mining operations. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space […] The post Japanese Internet Giant GMO Postpones Shipments of 7nm Bitcoin Mining Equipment appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
Bitcoin Group SE has bought 100 percent shares of investment bank Tremmel for an undisclosed amount. This is the German digital currency exchange operator’s second acquisition in 2018. Bitcoin Group, which holds current assets of $40 million, said Tremmel allows it to issue its own cryptocurrency-related products, conduct proprietary trading and operate bitcoin ATMs. Also […] The post Bitcoin Group SE Buys Investment Bank Tremmel for Undisclosed Figure appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
In recent regulatory news, we report on an authorized mining company in China that has had its operations temporarily halted for tax inspection and implementation of real-name registration processes. We also look at the Michigan Secretary of State’s ban on crypto-based political donations, as well as the recent certification of X8’s stablecoin for Shariah compliance. In addition, […] The post Regulations Roundup: Chinese Mining Farms Undergo Tax Inspection, Michigan Bans Campaign Donations in Cryptocurrency appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
There are less than two days left until the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network faces a contentious hard fork and BCH markets are showing some unusual activity. They are being driven by heavy trading volumes that have doubled in the last two days, while BCH/USD short positions on Bitfinex have touched an all-time high. At the […] The post Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Price Rally Stalls but Trade Volume Spikes Hard appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 14, 2018
U.K. startup Revolut has announced that its customer base has surpassed three million users. The fintech platform, which has quickly become a viable online alternative to traditional banking, was established in 2015. It currently offers payment and exchange services for a growing number of fiat currencies and cryptocurrencies. Also read: Huobi Opens in Russia, Plans […] The post Digital Bank Revolut Surpasses 3 Million Customers appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 13, 2018
In today’s edition of The Daily, we feature an upcoming bitcoin cash token backed by physical diamonds and an American coffee company that has decided to add cryptocurrencies to its payment options. Additionally, we look at a public mining company that may get a dual listing in Canada, as well as the latest investment by […] The post The Daily: Coffee Company to Pay Farmers in Bitcoin, Bitfury’s Latest Investment appeared first on Bitcoin News.