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Sep 15, 2020 2:00:21 PM
1 Price analysis 9/14: BTC, ETH, XRP, BNB, DOT, LINK, BCH, CRO, LTC, BSV
https://cointelegraph.com/news/price-analysis-9-14-btc-eth-xrp-bnb-dot-link-bch-cro-ltc-bsv

Bitcoin and several altcoins are trying to break out of their respective overhead resistance levels in order to restore bullish momentum.


Sep 14, 2020 7:51:00 PM
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2 MicroStrategy Buys $175M More in Bitcoin, Upping BTC Holdings to $425M
https://www.coindesk.com/microstrategy-buys-more-bitcoin

Michael Saylor, the founder of MicroStrategy, said Tuesday his company has acquired an additional $175 million in bitcoin (BTC) in a single purchase.
Sep 15, 2020 1:30:32 PM
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3 New York Attorney General to Bitfinex and Tether: ‘Delays Must Stop’
https://www.coindesk.com/nyag-bfx-letter-hearing

Bitfinex and Tether shouldn’t need more than two months to produce documents about USDT issuances and past operations in New York first ordered 17 months ago, an NYAG lawyer argued in a letter Monday.
Sep 15, 2020 1:15:37 AM
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4 Thai Central Bank’s New Blockchain-Enabled Bond Infrastructure Passes Test With $1.6B Bond Sale
https://www.coindesk.com/thai-central-bank-blockchain-bond-infrastructure-1-6b-sale

The central bank of Thailand announced on Friday it has launched the “DLT Scripless Bond Project” aimed at building a secure and efficient government bond infrastructure.
Sep 14, 2020 9:10:30 PM
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5 FATF hints at Binance as example of an exchange avoiding regulation
https://cointelegraph.com/news/fatf-hints-at-binance-as-example-of-an-exchange-avoiding-regulation

The FATF doesn’t seem to like frequent jurisdiction hoppers, notably Binance.


Sep 14, 2020 4:40:00 PM
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6 Whales can now use Bitcoin to purchase private jets
https://cointelegraph.com/news/whales-can-now-use-bitcoin-to-purchase-private-jets

One aircraft comes at a cost of roughly 3,750 Bitcoin.


Sep 14, 2020 10:30:00 PM
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7 State-by-state licensing for crypto and payments firms in the US just got much easier
https://cointelegraph.com/news/state-by-state-licensing-for-crypto-and-payments-firms-in-the-us-just-got-much-easier

New money transmitter licensing promises to roll 40 states into a single exam and license.


Sep 15, 2020 1:54:00 PM
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8 Bitcoin market cap will match JPMorgan’s if the $16.5K CME gap closes
https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-market-cap-will-match-jpmorgans-if-the-165k-cme-gap-closes

At $16,500, Bitcoin’s market cap would match that of JPMorgan, illustrating just how early the crypto sector is in its growth phase.


Sep 14, 2020 6:03:00 PM
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9 Futures traders are short Bitcoin — 3 reasons it won't stop the rally
https://cointelegraph.com/news/futures-traders-are-short-bitcoin-3-reasons-it-wont-stop-the-rally

Bitcoin futures market funding rates show traders are heavily shorting BTC, causing a short squeeze.


Sep 15, 2020 12:45:00 PM
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10 Japanese Crypto Exchange Accuses Binance of Helping Launder $9M From 2018 Hack
https://www.coindesk.com/japan-cryptocurrency-exchange-zaif-fisco-binance-laundering-hack

Fisco, formerly Zaif, is suing Binance for "aiding and abetting" the laundering of some of the $60 million stolen in 2018.
Sep 15, 2020 7:55:05 AM
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11 RGB Continues Its Work to Bring Better Smart Contracts to Bitcoin
https://www.coindesk.com/rgb-smart-contracts-bitcoin

The RGB protocol, now in beta, is working to outfit Bitcoin with the capabilities that have made Ethereum the go-to blockchain for issuing tokenized assets.
Sep 14, 2020 7:25:54 PM
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12 Iran’s crypto mines could be used to help fund car imports
https://cointelegraph.com/news/irans-crypto-mines-could-be-used-to-help-fund-car-imports

It seems that the private sector is not satisfied with the country’s local fiat money.


Sep 14, 2020 6:15:00 PM
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13 DeFi app overview: How to navigate crypto’s new finance wave
https://cointelegraph.com/news/defi-app-overview-how-to-navigate-cryptos-new-finance-wave

With DeFi platforms bringing in profits for users, jumping onto this wagon seems to be highly attractive. But how easy is it to do?


Sep 14, 2020 6:19:00 PM
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14 Binance’s US branch lands in Alabama
https://cointelegraph.com/news/binance-s-us-branch-lands-in-alabama

Alabama crypto enthusiasts now have another trading venue.


Sep 14, 2020 9:14:32 PM
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15 Analyst ‘Cautiously Bullish’ on Bitcoin but Says Equity Sell-Off Still a Threat
https://www.coindesk.com/analyst-bullish-bitcoin-equities-threat

Bitcoin (BTC) has crossed into the bullish territory, but may remain vulnerable to another sell-off in stocks.
Sep 15, 2020 11:24:26 AM
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16 India Said to Be Preparing to Ban Cryptocurrency Trading: Bloomberg
https://www.coindesk.com/india-said-to-be-preparing-to-ban-cryptocurrency-trading-bloomberg

The federal cabinet is expected to shortly discuss a new bill before passing it to the parliament, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Sep 15, 2020 1:03:30 PM
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17 Market Wrap: Bitcoin Passes $10.7K; Ethereum Gas Usage Hits Record September Highs
https://www.coindesk.com/market-wrap-bitcoin-ethereum-gas-highs

Bitcoin's price hit its highest level in over 10 days while gas on Ethereum is in record use.
Sep 14, 2020 8:23:34 PM
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18 More than $1B in Bitcoin has been tokenized for DeFi
https://cointelegraph.com/news/more-than-1b-in-bitcoin-has-been-tokenized-for-defi

Almost 100,000 Bitcoin are now tokenized on Ethereum, more than half of which have migrated over the past 30 days


Sep 15, 2020 2:12:59 AM
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19 Russia’s largest bank joins blockchain trade finance platform
https://cointelegraph.com/news/russia-s-largest-bank-joins-blockchain-trade-finance-platform

The Swiss arm of Russia’s largest bank is exploring blockchain-based trade finance.


Sep 15, 2020 11:17:50 AM
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20 MicroStrategy Tells SEC It ‘May Increase’ $250M Bitcoin Reserves
https://www.coindesk.com/microstrategy-more-bitcoin-sec

MicroStrategy told the SEC it "may increase" its bitcoin (BTC) holdings beyond the $250 million haul purchased in August.
Sep 14, 2020 6:35:20 PM
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21 Mad Money host Jim Cramer forecasts a generational wealth storage shift
https://cointelegraph.com/news/mad-money-host-jim-cramer-forecasts-a-generational-wealth-storage-shift

The times they are a-changin'.


Sep 14, 2020 9:53:17 PM
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22 World's largest banks lost 3x Bitcoin's market cap during the pandemic
https://cointelegraph.com/news/world-s-largest-banks-lost-3x-bitcoin-s-market-cap-during-the-pandemic

Prior to COVID-19, six leading banks had a market cap above Bitcoin's. How many still do?


Sep 14, 2020 8:30:41 PM
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23 Filecoin: Understanding the Complex Crypto System Meant to Rival AWS
https://www.coindesk.com/filecoin-fil-crypto-data-storage-explained

Filecoin and its FIL token might be the most complex thing the blockchain industry has ever brought to market. Here's what you need to know.
Sep 15, 2020 9:00:30 AM
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24 MicroStrategy makes good on promise to buy another 17K Bitcoin
https://cointelegraph.com/news/microstrategy-makes-good-on-promise-to-buy-another-17k-bitcoin

MicroStrategy is competing with Grayscale in Bitcoin acquisition race according to Barry Silbert.


Sep 15, 2020 1:42:56 PM
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25 BNP Paribas connects to major stock exchanges with DAML smart contracts
https://cointelegraph.com/news/bnp-paribas-connects-to-major-stock-exchanges-with-daml-smart-contracts

The DAML smart contract language is getting more popular.


Sep 15, 2020 8:00:04 AM
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26 DApps can now send push notifications to Ethereum wallet users
https://cointelegraph.com/news/dapps-can-now-send-push-notifications-to-ethereum-wallet-users

An Indian startup plans to take DApps and decentralized services out of the “stone age era of communication.”


Sep 15, 2020 8:23:00 AM
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27 Alleged crypto Ponzi scheme targeting Spanish speakers freezes user funds
https://cointelegraph.com/news/alleged-crypto-ponzi-scheme-targeting-spanish-speakers-freezes-user-funds

Researchers are warning that the supposed scheme could have swindled billions.


Sep 15, 2020 1:19:00 PM
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28 Max boredom: potential Bitcoin scenario with low volatility until 2021
https://cointelegraph.com/news/max-boredom-potential-bitcoin-scenario-with-low-volatility-until-2021

The price of Bitcoin broke out of the $10,570 resistance level, possibly marking the start of a new range but some traders remain neutral in the medium term.


Sep 14, 2020 4:01:00 PM
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29 Brock Pierce Served Court Papers for Fraud Lawsuit at His Own Presidential Campaign Rally
https://www.coindesk.com/brock-pierce-blockone-lawsuit-presidential-campaign-rally

U.S. presidential candidate and crypto entrepreneur Brock Pierce was legally served during his campaign rally in New York on Monday.
Sep 15, 2020 10:00:14 AM
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30 Nigeria’s SEC Says All Crypto Assets Are Securities by Default
https://www.coindesk.com/nigerias-sec-crypto-assets-securities

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Africa's most populous country said all crypto assets will fall under the regulation that covers securities exchanges and transactions.
Sep 15, 2020 10:49:22 AM
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31 The Business of Geopolitical Competition
https://www.coindesk.com/tiktok-china-mulan-geopolitical-competition

As Oracle wins a bid for TikTok US, a look at how tech competition, culture competition and currency competition shape the business of geopolitics.
Sep 14, 2020 7:00:00 PM
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32 First Mover: Bitcoin Investors the Sane Ones as Federal Reserve Cheers Inflation, Price Nears $11K
https://www.coindesk.com/first-mover-bitcoin-sane-federal-reserve-inflation

Cryptocurrencies' 2020 gains are the truth gauge as markets react to the Federal Reserve's inflation goal, where Zimbabwe is the model of success.
Sep 15, 2020 12:56:20 PM
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33 Nigeria regulators recognize digital assets in stunning new statement
https://cointelegraph.com/news/nigeria-regulators-recognize-digital-assets-in-stunning-new-statement

‘Virtual crypto assets are securities, unless proven otherwise,’ the Nigerian SEC said.


Sep 14, 2020 11:02:00 PM
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34 MicroStrategy Board makes Bitcoin its primary reserve currency, may increase its holdings beyond $250M
https://cointelegraph.com/news/microstrategy-board-makes-bitcoin-its-primary-reserve-currency-may-increase-its-holdings-beyond-250m

MicroStrategy has outperformed the Nasdaq since buying BTC. Now, it's doubling down.


Sep 14, 2020 5:07:13 PM
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35 Binance sued for allegedly facilitating money laundering with 'lax KYC'
https://cointelegraph.com/news/binance-sued-for-allegedly-facilitating-money-laundering-with-lax-kyc

Binance’s lax KYC requirements are creating more legal problems for the exchange.


Sep 15, 2020 11:14:00 AM
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36 Jihan Wu Regains Upper Hand in Bitmain Co-Founder Fight
https://www.coindesk.com/jihan-wu-upper-hand-in-bitmain-fight

A new twist in the power struggle at Bitmain: Co-founder Jihan Wu has regained the legal representative status of the bitcoin mining giant.
Sep 15, 2020 3:20:00 AM
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37 Paxful, Citing Regulations and Its Own ‘Risk Tolerance,’ Exits Venezuela’s P2P Bitcoin Market
https://www.coindesk.com/paxful-exits-venezuela

The exit deprives Venezuela's crypto scene of its second-largest P2P exchange.
Sep 14, 2020 9:42:02 PM
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38 How banks are integrating crypto AML software for compliance
https://cointelegraph.com/news/how-banks-are-integrating-crypto-aml-software-for-compliance

Virtual asset service providers (VASPs) are looking for effective cryptocurrency compliance solutions as new regulations are introduced globally to combat illicit activity on the blockchain. What solutions are available to them?


Sep 14, 2020 7:36:00 PM
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39 Investment Platform BnkToTheFuture to Integrate KYC Identity Solution from Blockpass
https://www.coindesk.com/investment-platform-bnktothefuture-to-integrate-kyc-identity-solution-from-blockpass

The investment deal will also see Blockpass' anti-money laundering product integrated into BnkToTheFuture's ecosystem.
Sep 15, 2020 12:39:50 PM
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40 Don’t expect another Bitcoin price ‘catastrophic dump’ — Analyst
https://cointelegraph.com/news/dont-expect-another-bitcoin-price-catastrophic-dump-analyst

Bitcoin’s macro landscape is making current price levels look like a good buy-in, Willy Woo suggests as support stacks up at $9,600.


Sep 15, 2020 9:54:00 AM
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41 US State Bank Regulators Agree to Single Set of Rules for Fintech, Crypto Firm Licensing
https://www.coindesk.com/48-state-regulators-combined-crypto-regulation

Agencies from 48 states are expected to unveil a new framework today that will simplify and consolidate regulation for crypto companies.
Sep 15, 2020 1:20:29 PM
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42 Kraken Daily Market Report for September 14 2020
https://blog.kraken.com/post/6239/kraken-daily-market-report-for-september-14-2020/

Overview


  • Total trading at $232.6 million, Bitcoin and Ethereum trended favorably, closing the day +3%.
  • The only pairs that have more trading volume this week compared to last week's surge are REPV2/ETH, XMR/XBT, USDT/AUD, and ETC/ETH.
  • The hottest coin of the day was a classic, ETC, up 16% over USD. Good returns were also with ICX (+7.2%), XMR (+6.6%) and SC (+5.2%). The coldest coin was WAVES (-6.3%). All other coins within +/-5%.

September 14, 2020 
 $232.6M traded across all markets today
 Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD 
XBT 
$10667. 
↑3.2% 
$119.6M
ETH 
$376.80 
↑2.9% 
$49.9M
USDT 
$1.0003 
↑0.03% 
$25.7M
DOT 
$5.3489 
↑0.9% 
$9.77M
LINK 
$12.129 
↑0.6% 
$7.82M
XRP 
$0.2458 
↑1.6% 
$3.48M
XTZ 
$2.6207 
↓0.02% 
$2.37M
USDC 
$1.0002 
↑0.01% 
$2.3M
LTC 
$49.090 
↑1.9% 
$2.26M
XMR 
$91.674 
↑6.6% 
$2.23M
BCH 
$226.0 
↑1.7% 
$2.23M
ADA 
$0.0967 
↑1.7% 
$1.82M
WAVES 
$2.8853 
↓6.3% 
$1.3M
TRX 
$0.0304 
↓0.5% 
$1.08M
ETC 
$5.9525 
↑16% 
$1.01M
DAI 
$1.0366 
↑1.3% 
$1.01M
ALGO 
$0.3816 
↑1.2% 
$606K
ATOM 
$5.3800 
↑1.4% 
$563K
EOS 
$2.7305 
↑0.05% 
$556K
KAVA 
$2.6338 
↓3.3% 
$523K
XLM 
$0.0801 
↑0.3% 
$513K
ICX 
$0.5135 
↑7.2% 
$512K
OXT 
$0.3413 
↑0.22% 
$483K
OMG 
$3.8337 
↓0.05% 
$370K
ZEC 
$63.245 
↑1.3% 
$354K
REP 
$17.295 
↓1.1% 
$344K
PAXG 
$1957.2 
↑0.5% 
$315K
DASH 
$75.109 
↓0.4% 
$284K
QTUM 
$2.6354 
↓0.4% 
$270K
KNC 
$1.2224 
↓0.3% 
$255K
STORJ 
$0.4792 
↓2.4% 
$236K
MLN 
$44.612 
↑4.2% 
$222K
COMP 
$165.98 
↑0.8% 
$207K
BAT 
$0.2564 
↓0.6% 
$205K
NANO 
$0.8881 
↑1.4% 
$185K
GNO 
$60.239 
↑4.4% 
$168K
SC 
$0.0034 
↑5.2% 
$119K
XDG 
$0.0027 
↑0.12% 
$74.5K
LSK 
$1.4618 
↑4.3% 
$64.3K
REPV2 
$16.494 
↓0.9% 
$25.7K

The post Kraken Daily Market Report for September 14 2020 appeared first on Kraken Blog.


Sep 15, 2020 2:52:05 AM
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43 New Index From DeFi Pulse and Set Protocol Offers Easy Access to 10 DeFi Tokens in 1
https://www.coindesk.com/defipulse-index-set-protocol-10-defi-tokens

Data company DeFi Pulse and investment-minded Set Protocol have created a permissionless index of the very best DeFi tokens, called the DeFiPulse Index.
Sep 14, 2020 7:00:36 PM
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44 You can now only buy LAND for $SAND
https://cointelegraph.com/news/buy-land-for-sand-latest-presale-only-accepts-sandbox-utility-token

With $1.5 million of LAND already sold, The Sandbox launches its final presale before its first public round at the end of the year.


Sep 14, 2020 9:31:00 PM
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45 Two Charged With Duping Investors Out of $5M With Bogus Bitcoin-Buying Brokerage
https://www.coindesk.com/two-charged-with-duping-investors-out-of-5m-with-bogus-bitcoin-buying-brokerage

The pair allegedly left victim's funds in an escrow service that was actually their money-laundering front.
Sep 14, 2020 8:26:14 PM
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