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New IMF Blog Considers Pros and Cons of Adoption of Stablecoins

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has released a blog in which it outlines the potential benefits and downsides associated ...

Waves Transitions to Self-Regulating Monetary System

Open source blockchain platform Waves is transitioning to a self-regulating monetary system, allowing thus the community to det...
September 19, 2019
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Israeli Startup That Allows Offline Crypto Transactions Secures $4M

Israeli cybersecurity startup GK8 has reportedly developed the world’s first offline system for transacting cryptocurrencies. T...

Hedera Hashgraph — Deep Look Into 10,000 Transactions Per Second Claim

Hedera Hashgraph, a decentralized public network targeting enterprises and claims to be capable of processing 10,000 cryptocurr...

Wells Fargo to Pilot DLT-Based Cross-Border Settlement Platform

American financial services company Wells Fargo & Company is planning to launch a pilot of a distributed ledger technology ...

Cryptocurrency Payments Processor BitPay Adds Support for Ether

Major cryptocurrency payment services provider BitPay has added support for the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capital...

Share of SegWit-Spending Bitcoin Transactions Now Over 50%

The percentage of Segregated Witness (SegWit)-spending Bitcoin (BTC) transactions has reached 50.5%, or an all-time high, accor...

Seed CX Subsidiary Zero Hash Launches Support for Crypto Derivatives

Zero Hash, a calculation and settlement agent and subsidiary of cryptocurrency platform Seed CX, has added support for derivati...

Startup Tests New Ethereum Sidechain Following Coinbase Investment

Following investment from Coinbase Ventures, Offchain Labs has opened up the Alpha version of its Ethereum (ETH) scaling soluti...

Ripple Transfers 500 Million XRP From Its Escrow Wallet

Fintech startup Ripple has transferred 500 million XRP tokens from its escrow wallet, according to data from Whale Alert, a liv...