French Cybersecurity Agency Grants Security Certificate to Ledger Nano S Hardware Wallet

French Cybersecurity Agency Grants Security Certificate to Ledger Nano S Hardware Wallet              The Ledger Nano S from French crypto hardware wallet firm Ledger has received a First Level Security Certificate (CPSN) from France’s national cybersecurity agency, ANSSI. The development was shared with Cointelegraph on March 18. The National Cybersecurity Agency of France (ANSSI) reports […]

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Coinbase Pro Increases Fees Updates Market Structure to Increase Liquidity’

Coinbase Pro Increases Fees, Updates Market Structure ‘to Increase Liquidity’              Major United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced a new market structure for its professional trading platform, Coinbase Pro, in a blog post published on March 15. Per the announcement, the changes aim to increase liquidity, enhance price discovery and ensure smoother price movements. The […]

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The SEC’s Guidelines and Statements Show That It’s Slowly Learning to Accept ICOs

The SEC’s Guidelines and Statements Show That It’s Slowly Learning to Accept ICOs               Initial coin offerings (ICOs) may be less fashionable than security token offerings (STOs) right now, but that hasn't stopped the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) from keeping its beady eye trained firmly on them. Ever since it published its investigation […]

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Riot Blockchain Plans Launch of Regulated Cryptocurrency Exchange in the US

Riot Blockchain Plans Launch of Regulated Cryptocurrency Exchange in the US              Publicly traded United States-based company Riot Blockchain has filed with the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) to launch a new regulated cryptocurrency exchange called RiotX in the U.S. by the end of Q2 2019. The regulator published the documents on March 14. The […]

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The Tipping Point: Kroger Starbucks May Ignite Retail Crypto

The Tipping Point: Kroger, Starbucks May Ignite Retail Crypto              It's no secret that cryptocurrencies don't receive many plaudits in the mainstream media as reliable means of payment. Critics have even claimed that Bitcoin "sucks" as a payment mechanism. Yet, despite that blinkered skepticism, cryptocurrency payments actually grew last year. Payment processor BitPay reported a "record" […]

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SEC Chairman Highlights Investor Protection in Regard to Bitcoin ETF

SEC Chairman Highlights Investor Protection in Regard to Bitcoin ETF              United States Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton is still concerned about investor protection when it comes to the commission approving a Bitcoin (BTC) Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF). The SEC chairman spoke about crypto in an interview with FOX Business on March 14. […]

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Ledger Client Address Issue and Fake Deposits: Community Spots Two Vulnerabilities Related to Monero

Ledger Client Address Issue and Fake Deposits: Community Spots Two Vulnerabilities Related to Monero               This week, at least two seperate bugs related to Monero (XMR) were reported by crypto community members. The first one allegedly lead to a Ledger hardware wallet user losing around 1,680 XMR (nearly $80,000, as of press time) of his […]

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Coinbase Pro Adds Support for Stellar Lumens

Coinbase Pro Adds Support for Stellar Lumens             Coinbase Pro, the professional offering of United States-based crypto exchange and wallet service Coinbase, has announced support for Stellar Lumens (XLM) in a blog post on March 13. Per the post, Coinbase Pro will now accept deposits of XLM for around 12 hours before enabling full trading. […]

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Why Market Players Are Enthusiastic About Investing in New Economy’: Expert Blog

Why Market Players Are Enthusiastic About Investing in “New Economy’: Expert Blog              ICO fundraising is still strong despite increased attention on the part of regulating bodies and saturation of the market. Still, compared to an average seed round venture investment (even considering bias we get due to our dataset’s nature), amount raised stands quite […]

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