Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Trezor issued a warning to users Nov. 19 after making what it called the “startling” discovery that rogue actors were creating and selling fake devices. This is reported in the Cointelegraph.
International charity Oxfam officially launched its BlocRice blockchain supply chain solution for Cambodian rice Nov. 15. Reported in the Cointelegraph.
Scotcoin will donate £5 off every £20 it earns from its token sale to homeless people, reported in CCN.
The French Financial Markets Authority (AMF) has prepared a report in which it concluded that the state is far behind the leading countries in conducting ICO, as follows from the press release of the organization. Blockspoin reprots that.
Blockchain is one of the most rapidly growing domains in the decentralized digital ecosystem. A closer analysis of the years 2016 to 2018 reveals that the cryptocurrency market has grown by over 80 percent in the last 2 years. With such substantial growth, it is quite predictable that the volume of the market, as well as the number of trades occurring daily, are also constantly increasing. So much so, that the volume of the cryptocurrency market increased to USD 269.45 billion in the year 2018, all the way from a meager start of 14.33 billion USD - a highly volatile market.
The CEO of Swiss startup SEBA Crypto AG said in an interview that five “large asset managers” from both Germany and abroad have shown interest in their cryptocurrency bank, Swiss financial media outlet Cash reports Nov. 12. Reported in the Cointelegraph.
The emergence of globalization has forced nations worldwide to invest in adequate telecommunication mediums to offer individuals with effective communication channels. However, many parts of the world still remain inaccessible to good communication services. Additionally, in developing countries, these services are provided at higher rates making adoption a challenging task.
As FinTech continues to reimagine new business models for finance, a high-profile financial regulator believes it can also be used to enforce derivative laws more effectively. CCN reports.
South Korea’s cryptocurrency exchange Zeniex will soon terminate its services due to a recent government crackdown on unauthorized platform. Reported by the Cointelegraph.