Posted Date: March 12, 2019
In this edition of The Daily we cover a funding round by a Swiss startup that lists crypto instruments on the SIX exchange, an expansion of the Coinsource ATM network using a new business practice, and a new feature added to the Etoro wallet. Also Read: Online Bank Swissquote to Add Crypto Custodial Services Amun […] The post In the Daily: Amun Funding Round, Coinsource Two-Way ATM, Etoro Wallet appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 12, 2019
Viacoin. Groestlcoin. Steem. Enjin. Civic. Long forgotten altcoins and dormant shitcoins have been having a fun week. Left, right, and center altcoins have been popping off, producing 100%+ gains for those fortunate to have been holding a bag. The question on many traders minds is whether these movements are isolated events or evidence of something […] The post Old School Altcoins Can’t Stop Popping appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 12, 2019
An EY executive who recently visited India and met with a number of government agencies has voiced his opinion about the future of cryptocurrencies in the country. He believes that bitcoin has no practical use, is just another “foreign” currency, and its widespread adoption could be “very damaging to the global economy.” Also read: SEC […] The post EY Executive Says Bitcoin Has No Practical Use in India appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 12, 2019
The battle of the hardware wallets is heating up. At this weekend’s MIT Bitcoin Expo in Boston, Charles Guillmet, Chief Security Officer of Ledger, presented a number of physical attacks that could be executed against Trezor hardware wallets. He also outlined an attack on their rival’s device that Ledger has refrained from making public because […] The post Ledger Reveals Physical Exploits Against Trezor Hardware Wallets appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 12, 2019
The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has appointed U.S. cybersecurity company Ciphertrace to help with compliance monitoring of crypto assets. Ciphertrace will be expected to keep track of transactions that pass through local crypto exchanges and digital wallets including ICOs, screening for potential money laundering and terrorism financing violations. Also read: Fidelity’s Cryptocurrency Arm Starts […] The post Malta Appoints Cybersecurity Firm Ciphertrace to Monitor Crypto Transactions appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 12, 2019
Some of the most well known banks in the world are also the biggest money launderers. The recent Troika Laundromat affair added another $8 billion to the trillions financial institutions wash every year. Over $2 trillion is laundered annually by criminals who utilize various ways to hide money in banks, which are often complicit or […] The post How the World’s Leading Banks Help Launder $2 Trillion a Year appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 12, 2019
Cointext, the cryptocurrency wallet that allows users to send bitcoin cash (BCH) by SMS, has been steadily adding regional support and so far has captured 42 countries. Now Cointext has added the ability to utilize the BIP70 protocol so users can pay Bitpay invoices using the wallet’s text messaging capabilities. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Fans […] The post Cointext Adds the Ability to Pay Bitpay Invoices Using SMS appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2019
In this edition of The Daily we cover the latest protocol upgrade to privacy coin monero (XMR), a new feature for traders using Revolut, and the blockchain-based corporate settlements platform SETL appointing administrators for the business. Also Read: Online Bank Swissquote to Add Crypto Custodial Services Monero Undergoes Protocol Upgrade The Monero development team has […] The post In the Daily: Monero Upgrade, Revolut Auto Exchange, SETL Administration appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2019
Cryptocurrency exchange Wazirx is expanding globally. “While India has a banking ban,” the CEO of the exchange told news.Bitcoin.com, “we realized there’s banking trouble in a lot more countries.” Over 40 cryptocurrencies will be available to all major countries, with the exchange’s auto-matching P2P services to launch one country at a time based on user […] The post Indian Crypto Exchange Wazirx Taking Auto-Matching P2P Services Global appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2019
The international conference RISK 2019 to give host to Blockchain enthusiasts and experts on the second day of the conference in Laško, SloveniaREAL security d.o.o. the organizer of annual RISK conference 2019, the largest IT security event in Adriatics is proud to present their first blockchain technology event – Blockchain Day, which will be held on the second day of the conference on 21st of March 2019, at the congress center of Thermana Park Lasko in Slovenia. The post PR: Blockchain Day at RISK 2019 appeared first on Bitcoin News.