Cryptocurrencies

Canada-Based Crypto Mining Firm Great North Data Files for Bankruptcy

Canada-based cryptocurrency mining company Great North Data has submitted a bankruptcy filing, purportedly due to insolvency. A...

Kazakhstan Won’t Tax Cryptocurrency Mining: Report

Kazakhstan’s lawmakers won’t be taxing cryptocurrency mining until the mined crypto is exchanged for fiat money. According to a...

Crypto Exchange UpBit’s Operator Launches Custody Service with Ledger

DXM, a financial services subsidiary of South Korean fintech firm Dunamu, has worked with crypto cybersecurity firm Ledger to l...

Crypto Loans See Solid Growth, Platforms Attract Community Interest

It may seem surprising, but platforms designed for loans and lending through the use of cryptocurrencies are a relatively new d...

AirSwap Offers Up to $20,000 For Its Bug Bounty

Ethereum (ETH) decentralized exchange protocol AirSwap announced that it is running a  bug bounty program with rewards up to 20...
December 4, 2019
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Bitfinex Allows Lightning Network Shopping on Bitrefill with Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex and crypto store Bitrefill partnered to allow the trading platform’s clients to shop with Bitc...

Dash Decides to Update Dash Explorer to Improved Insight API

Michael Seitz, marketing manager at decentralized payment solution Dash, announced that the Dash Explorer will be updated to In...
December 4, 2019
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Former Morgan Stanley Developers Launch Crypto Derivatives Exchange

Eight former core developers from financial services company Morgan Stanley have launched Phemex, a new cryptocurrency derivati...

Researchers Detect New North Korea-Linked MacOS Malware on Crypto Trading Site

Security researchers have discovered a new cryptocurrency-related macOS malware believed to be the product of North Korean hack...

Crypto Exchange Gemini Burnt One-Fifth of Its GUSD Stablecoin Supply

Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini burnt about one-fifth of its Gemini Dollar (GUSD) stablecoin total supply on Dec. 3. Whale Alert...