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Jul 31, 2020 2:00:21 PM
1 The Bond Market Is the Truth Teller No One Heeds, Feat. George Goncalves

A veteran bond strategist gives his take on why the bond market has a better read than equities on short-term and long-term macro trends.
Jul 30, 2020 7:00:00 PM

2 Russian Interest in Paxful’s P2P Platform Surges 350%

Paxful has released data showing growing usage of its peer-to-peer trading platform in Russia.

Jul 31, 2020 12:35:00 AM

3 Kraken Daily Market Report for July 30 2020


  • Total trading volume at $243.1 million, which is down $62 million from the weekly average, but up $67 million over the monthly average.
  • Large returns for Algorand (+8.9% over USD) and Ethereum (+5.4%). All other cryptos were within +/- 3%.
  • Since mid-May, ETH/XBT has been as low as 0.021 and as high as 0.033.

July 30, 2020 
 $243.1M traded across all markets today

The post Kraken Daily Market Report for July 30 2020 appeared first on Kraken Blog.

Jul 31, 2020 3:17:57 AM

4 Bitcoin Price Climbs to $11,200, But Three Factors Hint at a Pullback

The price of Bitcoin spikes to $11,200 but three key factors suggest that a short-term pullback is likely as the BTC rally becomes overheated.

Jul 31, 2020 1:05:00 PM

5 NEAR Integrates Chainlink Data Oracles

NEAR blockchain protocol integrates Chainlink’s data oracles and considers using its verifiable randomness function for better gaming and DeFi applications.

Jul 30, 2020 2:42:00 PM

6 5 Years In, Ethereum Network Growth Echoes Nvidia’s Pre-2016 Bull Run

The Ethereum network appears to be following the likes of Nvidia and other tech sector giants whose use case and growth strategy model evolved over time.

Jul 30, 2020 5:21:00 PM

7 First Mover: Chainlink’s Soaring Token Shows Lucrative ‘Oracle’ Role in Fast-Growing DeFi

Chainlink's LINK token soared almost 60% in July as cryptocurrency traders fawned over DeFi projects and their rapid growth.
Jul 31, 2020 12:43:12 PM

8 Twitter Releases Details of Attack Vector Used by Crypto Hacker

Twitter has published an update on its investigation into the causes of the recent hack, during which 12 Bitcoin was conned out of the platform’s users.

Jul 31, 2020 11:40:00 AM

9 William Shatner’s NFT Collectibles Sell Out at Warp Speed

Fans bought 125,000 non-fungible token trading cards featuring Star Trek’s William Shatner on the WAX Blockchain.

Jul 30, 2020 11:31:00 PM

10 Bitcoin News Roundup for July 30, 2020

With the price of bitcoin hovering near recent highs and some wondering whether we're poised for a pullback, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back for your latest news roundup.
Jul 30, 2020 4:00:00 PM

11 Social Media Companies Are ‘Too Big to Fail’

Social media firms are quickly becoming as important to the economy, finance and real life as Wall Street titans. TBTF companies demand special attention.
Jul 30, 2020 7:54:47 PM

12 FinCEN Releases Cybercrime Statement In Lieu of COVID-19

FinCEN issued a statement on cybercrime in light of COVID-19.

Jul 30, 2020 4:51:00 PM

13 Ethereum 2.0: Closer Than Ever, Still Plenty of Work to Do

Five years later, Ethereum is still chugging along as a decentralized platform for self-executing code. Eth 2.0 is quite close, but for real this time.
Jul 31, 2020 12:50:03 PM

14 Cointelegraph Live on YouTube: Learn Trading Crypto From the Best

Join the world’s largest live crypto trading event on July 30 on Cointelegraph’s YouTube channel!

Jul 30, 2020 2:32:00 PM

15 Lawsuit: Investors Can't Prove Ripple Knew XRP Had ‘No Utility’

Lawyers for Brad Garlinghouse haven’t argued the Ripple CEO’s statements in extolling XRP were true, simply that they can’t be proven false.

Jul 31, 2020 5:17:00 AM

16 This Coin’s Supply Goes Up as Its Price Rises

This crypto exhibits no correlation with Bitcoin; it was designed to behave differently from every other currency — crypto or fiat, with a money supply that expands or contracts depending on demand.

Jul 30, 2020 9:01:00 PM

17 Cash App for Comment: Joe Rogan Tells 200M Listeners to Buy Bitcoin

Cash App is paying Joe Rogan big bucks to talk up Bitcoin according to his scripted spiel on his most recent podcast.

Jul 31, 2020 12:55:00 AM

18 Is the Growing Correlation Between Bitcoin and Gold a Bullish Sign?

The correlation between Bitcoin and gold daily returns is increasing, leading investors to expect further upside from BTC price.

Jul 30, 2020 11:26:00 PM

19 Fan Token Platform Socios Secures Key Regulatory License

Sports token-focused platform Socios prepares to issue a payments and loyalty card with a new license from Estonian Financial Intelligence Unit.

Jul 30, 2020 5:58:00 PM

20 Market Wrap: Bitcoin Clings to $11,000 as Ether Futures Top $1B

Bitcoin is holding onto price gains this week as the number of ether derivatives increases.
Jul 30, 2020 8:31:38 PM

21 Audius Rallies EDM Artists, Crypto VCs to Back Vision for Music Payments on Ethereum

Audius, a streaming service built on Ethereum, has raised $3.1 million from Multicoin Capital, Blockchange Ventures, Pantera Capital and Coinbase Ventures.
Jul 30, 2020 5:20:22 PM

22 Blockchain Is Part of Australia’s Cyber Security Solution, Say Experts

Australian experts suggest blockchain is an integral part to protecting Australia’s business and government from cyber attacks.

Jul 31, 2020 8:07:00 AM

23 Overstock's Blockchain Ventures Booming in Q2

Recent second quarter financial reports show big growth for Overstock — the same quarter the company gave its security token to investors as a dividend.

Jul 30, 2020 9:46:00 PM

24 Dollar Falls to Lowest Level in Over 2 Years While Gold, Silver, Bitcoin Continue to Shine

The dollar index dropped to its lowest level since May 2018.
Jul 30, 2020 6:30:44 PM

25 Despite Its Success, Ethereum Doesn’t Get Media Attention It Deserves

Ethereum celebrates its fifth anniversary but can’t seem to step out of Bitcoin’s shadow in the mainstream press.

Jul 30, 2020 3:00:00 PM

26 Suspects Detained in Ukraine for Bomb Threats Demanding Bitcoin

Ukraine's security service detained two suspected terrorists who threatened to blow up buildings if they didn't receive bitcoin.
Jul 30, 2020 4:25:32 PM

27 Ether Rockets 50% in 5-Year Anniversary Month: What’s Behind the Rally?

As Ethereum turns five years old, Ether is up 50% over the past month with two main catalysts driving the uptrend, namely DeFi and ETH 2.0.

Jul 31, 2020 10:00:00 AM

28 3 Reasons Not to Panic as Bitcoin Miners to Exchange Flow Spikes 46%

On-chain data shows miners have sold more than they mined in the past week, but this might not necessarily impact BTC price for three reasons.

Jul 30, 2020 2:57:00 PM

29 Blockchain Bites: Plus Token Ponzi Popped, Cardano Forked and tZERO Cut

Cardano is now running as a proof-of-stake network, the Marines banned crypto mining and crypto reacts to the congressional inquiry into Big Tech's market dominance.
Jul 30, 2020 4:44:10 PM

30 Ethereum History in 5 Charts

Five years ago this week, the first general-purpose blockchain went live on mainnet. Here are five charts for understanding Ethereum's evolution.
Jul 31, 2020 3:00:05 AM

31 Bitcoin on Track for Highest July Price Gain in 8 Years

Bitcoin appears on track to register its best July price performance for eight years and confirm a major bullish breakout in the process.
Jul 31, 2020 11:43:16 AM

32 Tech's Antitrust Issues Flare Up on Both Sides of the New ‘Cold War,’ Report

At the request of the People’s Bank of China, Beijing could soon probe its digital payments monopolies, sources claim.

Jul 31, 2020 11:48:00 AM

33 Elrond Launches Onto Mainnet, Reduces Token Supply by 99%

Elrond’s move onto its mainnet will replace 19.98 billion testnet tokens with 20 million mainnet tokens at a rate of 1000:1.
Jul 31, 2020 10:14:00 AM

34 Bank of Japan Puts Top Economist in Charge of Digital Yen Initiative

The central bank's most senior economist now runs the department responsible for the digital currency task force and working group with other central banks.
Jul 31, 2020 11:56:53 AM

35 Ripple Says XRP Lawsuit Based on ‘Unsupported Leaps of Logic’

Ripple has hit back at the lead plaintiff in an ongoing class-action lawsuit accusing the firm and its CEO of securities fraud.
Jul 31, 2020 8:43:32 AM

36 Longfin Ordered to Repay $223M to Investors

Longfin, a blockchain-related firm that conducted a $27 million IPO in 2017, has been ordered to repay $223 million to investors.

Jul 31, 2020 3:04:00 AM

37 Bank of Japan Appoints Top Economist to Head Up CBDC Research Team

The Bank of Japan insists it has no immediate plans to issue a digital yen, but research into the potential of CBDCs continues apace.

Jul 31, 2020 9:21:00 AM

38 Twitter Says ‘Phone Spear Phishing’ Let Hackers Gain Employee Credentials

Twitter has provided an update on what happened the day the social media giant lost control over its platform.
Jul 31, 2020 4:00:00 AM

39 MEW Founder: ‘The Full Reality of ETH 2.0 Is Still Years Away’

MyEtherWallet’s founder believes ETH 2.0’s beacon chain will launch this year but says the ‘full reality’ is still some way off.

Jul 31, 2020 5:37:00 AM

40 As Private Seed Funds Dry Up, European Blockchain Firms Seek Public Backing

Publicly-backed VC firms are stepping in where private investors retreat, according to a new report on Central and Eastern European tech investments.

Jul 31, 2020 9:07:00 AM

41 KeeperDAO Raises Seven-Figure Seed Investment From Polychain, Three Arrows

The funding comes at a time when DeFi has seen an explosion in growth.
Jul 31, 2020 9:24:17 AM

42 Aave’s LEND Token Jumps 23% on Plan for Liquidity Mining

Aave’s LEND token is the day's top performer among cryptocurrencies with at least $100 million market capitalization.
Jul 30, 2020 5:59:03 PM

43 CoinDesk Live Recap: Co-Founders Revisit Ethereum’s Launch Drama

Ethereum was always a wild experiment. Now, five years later, a few early believers explain why they are more bullish than ever.
Jul 31, 2020 12:46:07 PM

44 Australian Watchdog Issues Warning on Fake Celebrity-Endorsed Crypto Ads

The ASIC has received numerous reports on fake crypto trading robots and other schemes used to scam Australians.

Jul 30, 2020 3:47:00 PM

45 US Banks Get Crypto Custody Nod, but Instant Demand Surge Is Unlikely

Announcement by U.S. OCC to fuel business opportunities for crypto exchanges, custodians and traditionals banks.

Jul 30, 2020 5:04:00 PM

46 The Future of Crypto Mining is All About Computing Power, Says RRMine Global CEO

Crypto mining’s future will become more tech oriented, says CEO of RRMine global.

Jul 30, 2020 9:30:00 PM

47 Aggregators Now Drive 20% of Ethereum DEX Volume

Messari estimates that 20% of Ethereum-based DEX volume is driven by DeFi aggregators.

Jul 31, 2020 7:49:00 AM

48 CoinList Launches ‘Pro’ Exchange for Token Sale Buyers

The new CoinList Pro exchange aims to help institutional traders participate in the platform's dozen or so token sales in 2020.
Jul 30, 2020 4:00:03 PM

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