#cryptocurrencies

Crypto Trading Platform Caspian Raises $16 Million in Token Pre-Sale

Institutional-grade crypto trading platform Caspian has announced today it raised US$16million in a pre-sale of its CSP token. Accompanying this is the announcement that the platform is now live and no longer in beta testing.

Nasdaq Explores Crypto Price Prediction Tool – Report

Nasdaq, the second largest stock exchange in the world after NYSE, is reportedly preparing to add tools to predict the price movements of crypto assets to its Analytics Hub. The new tool will provide institutional investors with the ability to trade hundreds of crypto assets, Coindesk reported on Tuesday citing an unnamed source.

Litecoin Core v0.16.2 Release Announced

Litecoin Core’s latest update v.0.16.2 has officially come out today, September 8. This is a new minor version release which includes new features, various bug fixes and performance improvements, as well as updated translations.

Crypto Wallet Abra Adds Support for European Bank Accounts

Cryptocurrency wallet and exchange Abra today announced its support for Single Euro Payment Area (SEPA) bank accounts. With this announcement, users from European countries can now initiate direct transfers from their bank accounts and invest in any of the 28 cryptocurrencies supported on Abra.

Yahoo Finance Quietly Integrates Cryptocurrency Trading Service

Yahoo Finance, the most popular financial news website in the U.S., now allows visitors to purchase and trade Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum with information on other cryptocurrencies still remaining in display only mode.

India’s Central Bank to Research Cryptocurrencies Despite Banning Banks from Bitcoin Transactions

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has formed a new unit within the central bank to beef up its own intellectual capital in the face of emerging technologies like cryptocurrency, blockchain and artificial intelligence.

ZenCash Unveils New Horizen Brand to Promote Fundamental Human Right of Privacy

ZenCash, the privacy-focused blockchain platform for borderless, decentralized communications and transactions, has announced a comprehensive brand expansion to reflect the significant technical, commercial, and community developments the project has achieved since launching in May 2017.

Digital Money Platform Wirex Receives UK FCA E-Money Licence

Cryptocurrencies – those in the know are abuzz with excitement, and those who have a just a passing interest immediately paint the industry with the same brush as pyramid schemes or bubbles. So, when a digital money platform that offers both fiat and cryptocurrency services is awarded an FCA licence – people take notice.

HODL Capital: Scams Everywhere. Only Bitcoin And a Select Few Other Projects Are Currently True Value Offerings

While the crypto market keeps on moving down, it becomes even harder to convince unfortunate retail investors that there is a real value in Bitcoin and its underlying technology.

EOS Alliance Launched to “Empower EOS For All”

A global group of EOS blockchain community members and Block Producers unveiled EOS Alliance, a new coordinating group aimed at further unlocking the full potential of EOS by providing a platform for collaborative, transparent decision-making and information-sharing within the EOS community.

Crypto Market Falls Below $200 Billion to a New 2018 Low

Falling prices of the vast majority of cryptocurrencies have sent the total market capitalization back below $200 billion on Tuesday, August 14, with Bitcoin falling below $6,000.

Ether Falls Below $300 for the First Time Since November 2017 Amidst ERC-20 Projects Sell-Off

Ether (ETH), the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell below $300 for the first time in 2018 on Monday, August 13, reaching levels last seen in November 2017.