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Ripple to Take Lead in New Coalition Lobbying for Pro-Crypto Government Oversight – Advocates to be Paid in Crypto
A new coalition of tech start-ups is launching a lobbying campaign to try and convince lawmakers to regulate in a pro-crypto manner, and wants to pay these advocates cryptocurrency for doing it. A group of tech firms from Silicon Valley have banded together to form a business coalition with the purpose of lobbying for a favourable stance on crypto, as institutions like the Securities and Exchange Commission are in the…
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Cobinhood Founders Raise $20 Million for Blockchain That Processes 1 Million Transactions Per Second
The cryptocurrency exchange Cobinhood’s founders raise $20 million for the development of a new blockchain that is expected to perform 1 million transactions per second. That would be huge given that Bitcoin only can perform ten transactions per second, Ethereum 15 and even VISA can “only” perform 23,000 per second. They are all outperformed in comparison.  Cobinhood launched at the end of 2017 and is a platform with zero-transaction fees.…
Crypto Exchange Leaks Customer Private Information Putting $620K at Risk
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Decentralized Crypto Exchange AirSwap Launches OTC Market to ‘Unlock New World of Liquidity’
AirSwap, the decentralised exchange, is launching the framework for OTC (Over The Counter) trading products for their mainnet rollout. The new feature is only going to be available to a private beta group on August 15, according to the company.  AirSwap token (AST) was founded in 2017 by Micheal Oved and Don Mosites. The AirSwap token is the membership token of the exchange. Their vision is that you should be…
Bitcoin Cash Fork Renamed ”Bitcoin Core” Seemingly To Cause Maximum Confusion
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UK Exchange Launches First FCA-Regulated Bitcoin Cash Futures Contracts
The cryptocurrency exchange, Crypto Facilities that is based in the UK, has announced the launch of the first Bitcoin Cash/US Dollar (BCH/USD) futures. FCA – Federal Conduct Authority (FCA) regulates Crypto Facilities, and Bitcoin Cash became a new crypto-based product at 4 pm, UK time, yesterday.   It is not surprising that the United Kingdom is the first country to introduce Bitcoin Cash futures. A report, covered by Toshi Times…