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Mar 25, 2020 2:00:21 PM
1 8 US States Follow DHS in Naming ‘Blockchain Managers’ as Essential Employees in Coronavirus Crisis

At least eight U.S. states have directed “blockchain managers” in food and agriculture to keep working through COVID-19 shutdowns following guidance from the Department of Homeland Security, though it remains unclear who this includes.
Mar 24, 2020 9:47:51 PM

2 Everledger Looks Beyond Blood Diamonds With ESG Supply Chain Collaboration

Everledger, known for tracking diamonds on the blockchain, says the supply chain for batteries is where it will focus next.
Mar 25, 2020 4:00:00 AM

3 Bitcoin Halving, Explained

In May 2020, Bitcoin’s third “halving” will take place. Here’s what you need to know about the most hotly anticipated cryptocurrency event of the year.
Mar 24, 2020 5:05:08 PM

4 YouTube Scam Impersonates Ripple CEO Garlinghouse for Fake XRP Airdrop

Bogus YouTube account exposes a fake XRP airdrop scam to over 270,000 subscribers, impersonates Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse

Mar 24, 2020 2:02:00 PM

5 Bitcoin for Business: The Tax Guide

Check out the full tax guide for crypto payment to businesses

Mar 25, 2020 1:19:00 PM

6 Binance Holds $1B in ERC-20 Stablecoins

Binance holds $1 billion in stablecoins

Mar 24, 2020 9:41:00 PM

7 Feds Fight Motion to Dismiss Case Against One Coin Crypto Scam Lawyer

The U.S. government has urged a New York federal court to dismiss an alleged OneCoin money launderer’s request for acquittal

Mar 25, 2020 12:12:00 PM

8 Self-Proclaimed World’s Lightest Blockchain Rolls Out Phase Three of Its Testnet

A “tiny, portable” blockchain downloadable from a smartphone has rolled out phase three of its testnet, which implements zero-proof technology to lighten the chain’s data load

Mar 25, 2020 1:14:00 PM

9 IBMR to Provide $3.48 Million in Funding for ARCC Currency Reserve

The funding into the currency reserve comes together with the ARCC token listing on BiKi Exchange

Mar 25, 2020 1:00:00 PM

10 Judge Halts Telegram Token Issuance in Injunction Requested by SEC

A federal judge has granted the SEC’s preliminary injunction request, barring Telegram from issuing any gram tokens when it launches its blockchain network.
Mar 24, 2020 10:25:36 PM

11 For DeFi’s Sake, Maker Should Take Blame for Black Thursday Losses

While the system did not technically malfunction, a confluence of factors enabled a few opportunists to win the collateral auctions despite placing extremely low bids.
Mar 25, 2020 6:00:00 AM

12 As Trump Talks Trillions, Binance CEO Predicts $2T Bitcoin Market Cap

Binance CEO predicts $2 trillion Bitcoin market cap as COVID-19 stimulus package agreed

Mar 25, 2020 9:13:00 AM

13 Vitalik Proposes Solution to 'Embarrassing' Lack of Bitcoin–Ethereum Bridge

Vitalik Buterin thinks a decentralized exchange is needed to bridge the “embarrassing” gap between Bitcoin and Ethereum ecosystems

Mar 25, 2020 11:24:00 AM

14 ASX’s Long-in-the-Works DLT Plan on Ice Amid Coronavirus Concerns

With COVID-19 fast spreading in Australia, the stock exchange is pausing the project until June to reassess the situation.
Mar 25, 2020 12:24:04 PM

15 Why India Has the Potential to Lead the P2P Finance Revolution

The crypto space in India could dramatically change in the near future, placing the country among the world’s top fintech leaders

Mar 24, 2020 4:00:00 PM

16 Turning A Crisis Into An Opportunity, China Gets One Step Closer to CBDC

China is getting one step closer to a digital Yuan as the central bank has completed the CBDC basic function development

Mar 24, 2020 9:37:00 PM

17 US Senate Floats ‘Digital Dollar’ Bill After House Scrubs Term From Coronavirus Relief Plan

A draft bill posted Tuesday to the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs defines a "digital dollar" and details how it might be maintained.
Mar 24, 2020 3:59:26 PM

18 Silvergate Bank Resolves Wire Transfer Issue That Kept Transactions in Limbo

Crypto-friendly Silvergate Bank resolved the last of its wire transfer issues Tuesday morning, said CEO Alan Lane.
Mar 24, 2020 8:25:36 PM

19 Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Unveils Anti-Manipulation Tool ‘Shimmer’

Bitfinex deployed the new tool to identify and investigate possible manipulative behaviours and suspicious trading

Mar 24, 2020 8:16:00 PM

20 Stocks, Bitcoin Rally on Prospects for US Senate Stimulus Bill

Financial markets rebounded Tuesday after prospects for a stimulus package out of the U.S. Senate improved. Most cryptocurrencies are gaining, too.
Mar 24, 2020 8:38:54 PM

21 Daily Market Report for March 24 2020

March 24 2020 KRAKEN DIGITAL ASSET EXCHANGE $403M traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP  BTC $6,742 ↑6.17% $305M ETH $139.1 ↑6.44% $57.8M XRP $0.1624 ↑3.43% $11.7M BCH $226.7 ↑4.17% $8.76M LTC $40.18 ↑4.64% $5.12M USDT $1.00 →0.00% $4.71M XTZ $1.77 ↑7.93% $4.62M XMR $47.2 ↑9.40% $1.73M DASH $69.4 ↑0.62% $813,783 ADA $0.0300 ↑3.96% $775,719 EOS $2.35 ↑3.52% $537,515 ETC $5.11 ↑3.86% $319,276 REP $8.58 ↑1.30% $305,223 XLM $0.0404 ↑4.08% $283,472 ZEC $32.7 ↑3.28% $252,409 ATOM $2.15 ↓8.33% $241,183 QTUM $1.27 ↑4.96% $95,170 GNO $10.23 ↓1.45% $55,797 DOGE $0.0019 ↑2.74% $31,098 MLN $2.79 ↑2.95% $10,437 Visit the About section on our blog for more information about the Kraken Daily Market Report here.

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Mar 24, 2020 9:03:23 PM

22 ‘Digital Dollar’ Stripped From Latest US Coronavirus Relief Bill

The latest version of a U.S. House bill to stimulate the economy during the coronavirus pandemic no longer includes any language around a digital dollar, though a Financial Services Committee bill still does.
Mar 24, 2020 2:15:25 PM

23 Telegram Denied: Court Sides With SEC, Grants Injunction Against Issuing GRAMs

US court grants SEC an injunction to prevent Telegram (TON) tokens from issuance

Mar 24, 2020 10:25:00 PM

24 Coin Metrics Report Shows Stablecoin Transfer Value Hit $444 Million

Stablecoins like Circle’s USD Coin saw an all-time high market cap as the rest of the cryptocurrency market experienced a major downturn

Mar 25, 2020 5:51:00 AM

25 ‘Only Fools are Choosing Bitcoin’ Says Gold Bug Peter Schiff

Gold bug Peter Schiff said that only fools choose Bitcoin, and pointed to gold as the better investment alternative

Mar 24, 2020 4:59:00 PM

26 Global Stablecoins May Be Subject to Securities Regulation, Says IOSCO

Global stablecoins may be subject to securities laws, says IOSCO, in a new report that could complicate such projects’ embrace of decentralization.
Mar 25, 2020 1:50:07 PM

27 United States CFTC Cements Parameters for Physical Delivery of Traded Crypto

The CFTC unveils finalized clarity on physical delivery of digital assets

Mar 24, 2020 6:55:00 PM

28 Cronyism, Zombie Companies and the True Cost of the Coronavirus, Feat. Morgan Creek’s Mark Yusko

Why dependency culture, zombie corporations and debt jubilee could be the true cost of the coronavirus.
Mar 24, 2020 7:00:00 PM

29 Bitcoin Price Rejects $7K but Tone Vays Says 75% Chance BTC Bottomed

Tone Vays is increasingly confident that Bitcoin will not seek to put in new lows under $3,800

Mar 25, 2020 11:32:00 AM

30 Bitcoin Rejected Near $7K Despite US Fiscal Agreement on $2T Stimulus Package

Bitcoin has dropped back from levels near $7,000 despite the rapidly increasing scope of fiscal stimulus efforts in the US and across the globe.
Mar 25, 2020 11:42:23 AM

31 CasperLabs Pivots Away From Ethereum to Fundraise With Its Own Blockchain

CasperLabs is partnering with the Singapore-registered exchange BitMax to conduct a token sale kicking off on March 30.
Mar 25, 2020 9:00:00 AM

32 Tokyo-Based Association Announces New Guidelines for Blockchain Gaming

Having blockchain gaming companies develop products in compliance with Japanese gambling laws is part of the association’s goals

Mar 25, 2020 4:15:00 AM

33 Mt. Gox Casts a Dark Shadow of Crypto’s Collapse — A Long Fight for Justice

“There's no longer one dominant exchange handling the bulk of all trading”: Kim Nilsson hopes there won’t be another Mt. Gox shock to crypto

Mar 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM

34 Forte Taps 5 New Gaming Partners as ‘Blockchain by Itself Isn’t Enough’

Ripple’s blockchain game fund collaborator Forte Labs taps five new big game partners like Netmarble to streamline the industry

Mar 24, 2020 5:19:00 PM

35 Bitcoin Price Inches Higher to $6.7K on $2 Trillion Stimulus Agreement

Bitcoin bulls set their sights on $7,000 as equities markets rallied on hopes of a multi-billion dollar economic stimulus package being signed by President Trump

Mar 25, 2020 6:47:00 AM

36 Australian Securities Exchange Delays Switch to Blockchain Due to COVID-19

COVID-19 and market volatility are wreaking havoc with the Australian Securities Exchange’s plans to transition to blockchain infrastructure

Mar 25, 2020 9:36:00 AM

37 BitMEX Open Interest Collapses After Controversial Long Squeeze

Open interest in XBT/USD on BitMEX has crashed by over 50 percent from 115,000 BTC to 55,000 BTC over the past 12 days.
Mar 24, 2020 7:11:19 PM

38 Texas Regulator Warns of New Crypto Frauds Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Texas state watchdog issued a warning of the boost in crypto scams amid Coronavirus-related fake news

Mar 24, 2020 9:09:00 PM

39 The Pandemic Gives Digital Currencies Another Chance to Shine

Which digital currencies are most useful in a crisis, asks a Brazilian central banker. CBDCs, bitcoin or Libra?
Mar 24, 2020 5:30:24 PM

40 Russian Prime Minister Introduces Bill to Allow Fintech Sandboxes, Blockchain Included

The new bill would allow the creation of “experimental regulatory regimes” for companies working on cutting-edge technologies like AI and distributed ledgers.
Mar 24, 2020 3:20:07 PM

41 Crypto Donation App BABB Waives Fees For Coronavirus Fundraisers

Run an eligible fundraiser related to COVID-19 and you’ll pay no fees on BABB

Mar 24, 2020 9:26:00 PM

42 Both Kik and SEC Seek Summary Judgement in $100 Mln ICO Case

Both Kik and the SEC appear confident they will win a summary judgment, with each party claiming to possess “undisputed evidence” supporting their claims

Mar 24, 2020 3:45:00 PM

43 Bitcoin News Roundup for March 24, 2020

Will the US launch a digital dollar? And what happens to racers when they can't race? Find out on CoinDesk's Markets Daily podcast.
Mar 24, 2020 4:00:00 PM

44 UPDATED: In US COVID-19 Stimulus Bill, Hope not Lost for Digital Dollar

U.S. congress sees a new COVID-19 stimulus bill stripped of mention of the digital dollar, but at least one Senator is trying to bring it back

Mar 24, 2020 3:16:00 PM

45 Solana and Chainlink Team Up To Build A Crazy Fast Oracle

Blockchain platform Solana partners with Chainlink to build a price oracle that updates in under a second

Mar 24, 2020 9:14:00 PM

46 Bitcoin Price Gains 7% in 24 Hours as Wall Street Bets on $2T Bailout

Bitcoin traders are in no mood for optimism yet, despite markets moving higher on the hopes of coronavirus bailouts

Mar 24, 2020 2:38:00 PM

47 Cardano CEO Thinks Trump is Calling America’s Bluff With Easter Reopening

Ethereum co-founder Charles Hoskinson thinks Trump’s Easter pledge is a tactical move to prevent Americans from “panicking or relocating”

Mar 25, 2020 12:02:00 PM

48 Mt. Gox Trustee May Sell Off Some Crypto Assets, Says Draft Repayment Plan

The trustee of the now-defunct bitcoin exchange intends to liquidate cryptocurrencies other than bitcoin and bitcoin cash as part of a draft rehabilitation plan.
Mar 25, 2020 10:00:00 AM

49 How ‘The Great Wealth Transfer’ Could Give Bitcoin a $1 Trillion Boost

  The coming decades will see the most significant wealth transfer in history, as ‘Generation X’ and ‘Millennials’ in the U.S. alone inherit almost $70 trillion from the ‘Baby Boom’ generation. This development is expected to drive a major shift in investment trends, and Bitcoin…

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Mar 25, 2020 1:20:56 PM

50 The CFTC Just Defined What ‘Actual Delivery’ of Crypto Should Look Like

The CFTC created formal guidance for when one party has “delivered” crypto assets to another, settling a long-standing question around the issue.
Mar 24, 2020 7:41:36 PM

51 Crypto Conferences Finding Ways to Adapt Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

As countless crypto events are being delayed or canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak, many organizers have found creative ways to make the event happen

Mar 24, 2020 5:58:00 PM

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