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Fortune Releases First-Ever Crypto-Focused ’40 Under 40′ Annual Rankings

For the first time, Fortune has created a crypto-focused version of its prestigious “40 under 40” honor roll for the most impressive young disruptors in the finance and technology industry, published July 23. Dubbed “The Ledger 40 under 40,” the list is dedicated to innovators at the helm of the “financial revolution”... Read More

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What are Crypto Trading Tools? [Quick Guide]

A lot of people understand the idea of investing in cryptocurrency, but what about trading? The two require different ways of thinking. For investing, it boils down to how well the technology will hold in the future. So if you’re looking to save up for your retirement fund, or want... Read More

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81% of ICOs Are Scams, U.S. Losing Token Sale Market Share: Report

Initial coin offering (ICO) promoters have been widely successful with regards to the quantity of projects they have been able to at least partially fund. On matters of quality, perhaps not so much. According to a report prepared by Satis Group Crypto Research, around 81% of the total number of initial... Read More

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The Common Tactics Used to Hack a Cryptocurrency Exchange

A lot of amateur cryptocurrency traders and retail investors are starting to lose interest in this booming industry because of the lengthy and painful decline on the market of digital currencies. Few of those who purchased Bitcoin for $20,000 believe they can sell their funds at the same rate, not to mention... Read More

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Hong Kong Continues Taking Regulatory Action, Hopes to Become International Blockchain Hub

On June 27, Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) declared in their annual report that they will “keep a close watch” on crypto and Initial Coin Offerings (ICO). According to the watchdog, the new technology “comes with risks,” which is why they plan to “intervene when appropriate.” Indeed, the SFC has... Read More

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Liechtenstein’s Blockchain Law, Crypto Banking and ICOs, Interview With Prime Minister

Adrian Hasler, the Prime Minister of Liechtenstein, is certain that blockchain technology will have an impact on a variety of areas and is preparing a new blockchain law to provide essential requirements in order to establish a regulatory base for blockchain businesses. The blockchain law — so called Blockchain Act — was announced by Adrian Hasler at this... Read More

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Goldman Sachs Is Considering Crypto Trades Beyond Futures, Solomon Says

Goldman Sachs Group Inc., one of the biggest U.S. investment banks, is exploring cryptocurrency trades beyond the publicly-traded derivatives that it already handles, according to Chief Operating Officer David Solomon. “We are clearing some futures around Bitcoin, talking about doing some other activities there, but it’s going very cautiously,” said... Read More

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Bithumb $31 Million Crypto Exchange Hack: What We Know (And Don’t)

On Wednesday, roughly 35 billion Korean won (around $31 million) in cryptocurrency was stolen by hackers from the South Korea-based exchange Bithumb. Although the breach may not be as severe as the $530 million hack of the Coincheck exchange earlier this year, the fact that Bithumb now ranks as the sixth biggest... Read More

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Bancor Launches Community Token Network to Combat Poverty in Kenya

Bancor is launching a network of blockchain-based community currencies in Kenya aimed at combating poverty, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph June 18. Bancor, self-described as a “decentralized liquidity network,” secured a then-unprecedented $153 million in under three hours in an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) June 2017. As of... Read More