Cryptocurrency

October 04, 2019

Number of Cryptocurrency Wallets Experiences a Massive Boost

There has been a massive boost in the number of cryptocurrency wallets during the last three years, from 2016 to 2019. The number of cryptocurrency wallet […]

Facebook’s Libra Could Help the UN Achieve Its Sustainable Development Goals: Bertrand Perez

The Managing Director of Libra Association has argued that the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra could be a boon to the United Nations (UN).  Participating at a blockchain […]

Coincover Launches Crypto Insurance to Cover the Theft and Loss of Cryptocurrency

In its attempt to make cryptocurrencies less risky, the Cardiff-based cryptocurrency insurance startup Coincover has launched cryptocurrency insurance and a 24/7 Bitcoin-monitoring service, which is an […]
October 02, 2019

Facebook to Address All Concerns of Regulators Before Rolling Out Libra: Mark Zuckerberg

Even as Facebook is drawing widespread criticism from financial policymakers and regulators across the world, especially from Europe and America, for Facebook’s plan to launch its […]
September 30, 2019

Mastercard Partners Up With R3 to Develop Cross-border Payment System

Global payments firm Mastercard has entered into a business partnership with blockchain company R3 with the goal of developing a brand new, cross-border payment system. Mastercard, […]
September 27, 2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Reiterates Commitment to Launch Libra

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has reiterated his commitment to launch the cryptocurrency Libra. However, he refused to commit to the planned 2020 launch for the Libra […]
September 26, 2019

California-Based Financial Firm SoFi to Launch Zero-Fee Crypto Trading for Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin

California-based financial firm SoFi has added zero-fee cryptocurrency trading to its platform SoFi Invest. The trading platform will go live next Tuesday. Crypto trading on SoFi […]

North Korea Plans Bitcoin-like Cryptocurrency to Sidestep Sanctions

To get around tough international sanctions, North Korea is working on building its own cryptocurrency which is yet to be named. The as-yet-unnamed token is expected […]
September 24, 2019

Swiss Branch of Arab Bank Soon to Launch Cryptocurrency Services

The Swiss branch of Arab Bank, one of the top financial institutions in the Middle East, will soon launch a suite of cryptocurrency-based services.  A number […]