‘Final Testing’ Phase: Fidelity Nears Launch of Cryptocurrency Trading & Custody Platform

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Much excitement has been building since the large American financial services firm Fidelity Investments first announced back in October that they were building a cryptocurrency trading and custody platform. They are now almost ready to launch their Fidelity Digital Assets Exchange. Fidelity Investments is an investment management company that was established back in 1945 as a … Read more

‘Be Sustainable’: Hong Kong Stock Exchange CEO Scoffs at Crypto Giant Bitmain’s IPO Attempt

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By CCN.com: Talking at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday, the chief executive of the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX), Charles Li Xiaojia, talked about how important it is for cryptocurrency related firms to be more “consistent” with their business models when looking to go public. Although Li didn’t specifically mention any … Read more

Leading Ethereum Researcher Vlad Zamfir to Collaborate with Casper Labs to Speed Up CBC Upgrade

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If you are an Ethereum aficionado, you know that one of their lead researchers, Vlad Zamfir, has been an integral part of the blockchain team since 2014. He is now primed to collaborate with the VC-based startup Casper Labs to speed up the Casper upgrade, although Ethereum will be partially funding his research. Casper Labs has … Read more

Malaysian Government Still Deciding Whether or Not to Legalize Cryptocurrency

Malaysian government officials have come out to say they are still undecided on whether or not they will legalize cryptocurrency. The matter is still under consideration, which is frustrating those looking to seize the moment to help the Malaysian cryptocurrency industry grow. As neighboring South East Asian nations such as Thailand, Singapore, and Hong Kong … Read more

DX.Exchange Claims Security Vulnerability Has Been Patched

After a tumultuous few days since initially launching their trading platform, the DX.Exchange has made a statement to address the security issues that created vulnerabilities in their system. The DX.Exchange have come out to inform their users that the potentially serious security issues have now been patched and all bugs fixed. DX.Exchange “User Funds are … Read more

Dx.Exchange Has Serious Security Weaknesses that Could be Easily Criminalized

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When the Dx.Exchange platform launched earlier this week, it was met with much fanfare and exposure across the financial news arena. However, major problems are already afoot. An online trader checking out the platform’s security hygiene came across a number of security issues and said that the exchange could be “criminalized super-easy.” The exchange had … Read more

Can Dubai Become the First Blockchain Powered City by 2020?

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When we think of Dubai, we think of Arab billionaire lifestyles, 6-star hotels, and awe-inspiring skyscrapers. But did you know that plans are in place to turn Dubai into the first blockchain-powered city by 2020? The Director-General of Smart Dubai, Dr. Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, believes that city is in prime position to establish … Read more

Singapore Crypto Exchange Switcheo Announce SDUSD Stablecoin Support

The Singapore crypto exchange Switcheo has announced over the holiday period that it now supports the Alchemist launched SDUSD stablecoin. The Dollar-pegged coin was created to hold the value of $1 and is locked to NEO. Switcheo Exchange made the announcement that the NEO/SDUSD pairing will be available on the platform from December 27 onwards … Read more