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Cryptocurrency design economics
Introduction to Cryptocurrencies: Crypto Market 1024 500 Crypto Rand Group

Introduction to Cryptocurrencies: Crypto Market

This is the first trading lesson (part 2) on cryptocurrencies which will be followed by many and gives you a basic knowledge about the cryptocurrencies and its market. Rand Training Series March 2020 Cryptocurrency Market Every market needs a product, sellers and buyers to be called a market. Like the fruit market has fruit as…

Russia legalize crypto
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Crypto Legalized in Russia in Regulatory Sandboxes

Russia could be set to legalize crypto for companies and investors operating in new, industry 4.0-friendly regulatory sandboxes. Per news outlet Izvestia, the country’s Ministry of Economic Development wants to add a range of new provisos to sandbox-related legislation submitted last week to the State Duma, the country’s parliament. The ministry wants to create a…

Cryptocurrency design economics
Introduction to Cryptocurrencies: Cryptocurrency Design and Economics 1024 500 Crypto Rand Group

Introduction to Cryptocurrencies: Cryptocurrency Design and Economics

This is the first trading lesson on cryptocurrencies which will be followed by many and gives you a basic knowledge about the cryptocurrencies and its market. Rand Training Series March 2020 Cryptocurrency industry evolution A currency is usable if it is a reliable store of value. In ancient times, commodities or precious metals were used…

Novogratz Bitcoin
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This Will Be The Year For Bitcoin, Says Novogratz

With vast swaths of the world markets in virtual lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, some predict that the shocks rippling through the global economy in early 2020 may yet come to dwarf the magnitude of the 2008 financial crash. Just as Bitcoin creation is bound up with 2008 and the Great Recession, Galaxy Digital founder…

crypto COVID-19
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Crypto Company Opening a Mask Manufacture to Fight COVID-19

A South Korean crypto outfit has come up with an entrepreneurial response to the COVID-19 pandemic – by setting up a face mask factory and offering customers discounts if they buy using the company’s native token. Per media outlet ZDNet Korea, Pandagram, which operates a crypto pay platform, has set up a mask production plant…

bank italy bitcoin
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Banks Opening to Bitcoin Trading in Italy

Growing crypto adoption and the COVID-19 outbreak has encouraged a bank in Italy Banco Sella to launch a Bitcoin trading service.The trading is conducted via the bank’s Hype platform, with the bank acting as an intermediary to mitigate against potential security risks with cryptocurrency exchanges. With the country in lockdown and everyone stuck at home,…

Exchange performance
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Major Crypto Exchanges Performance During Extreme Market Fluctuation

This study explores the performance of 3 major crypto exchanges during extreme market fluctuation on March 13 2020. RAND RESEARCH SERIES March 2020 The global economy is facing turmoil and huge pressure due to Covid-19 and fuel price war. Stock markets are crashing at a fast pace without considering any support levels. Same is the case…

Huobi liquidation
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Huobi Adding Circuit Breakers After Mass Liquidation

In the aftermath of last week’s cryptocurrency market crash, the Huobi exchange has launched a new liquidation mechanism that would pull the plug on trading should prices become too volatile. The Singapore-based firm said Wednesday that the new mechanism, integrated into its crypto derivatives marketplace, would halt all liquidations – where a trader’s position is…

Hawaii crypto
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Hawaii Seeking for Crypto Firms to Develop

The governor’s office of Hawaii revealed its new ‘Digital Currency Innovation Lab’ on March 17 — a blockchain and cryptocurrency incubator developed through collaboration between the state’s Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Division of Financial Institution (DFI), and the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC). The initiative will run for two years, and will allow…

Coinzoom Visa Exchange
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New Regulated Crypto Exchange Launched With a Visa Card

A FinCEN-registered crypto exchange has launched with its own debit card that allows holders to pay for goods and services with digital assets.Utah-based CoinZoom announced Wednesday it would begin onboarding new institutional and retail clients and will offer a Visa payment card that instantly converts cryptocurrencies into U.S. dollars. As a registered money service business…

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Opera Now Allows US Users to Easily Buy Bitcoin and Ethereum

American users of the Opera mobile and desktop web browsers will be able to make faster and easier crypto purchases – with United States-based Android users now able to buy using their debit cards, and iOS users able to buy both bitcoin and ethereum directly from the browser’s own crypto wallet using Apple Pay. In…

Europe security Tokens
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A New European Jurisdiction to Experiment on Security Tokens

France’s markets regulator, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers — or AMF — is considering a regulatory sandbox meant to study the impact of security tokens in the European Union. The AMF announced on March 6 that it proposed a European “Digital Lab” regulatory sandbox allowing local regulators to waive requirements related to security settlements. The…

Coronavirus vaccine
Biohackers Researches on Coronavirus Vaccine Financed by Bitcoiners 1024 500 Crypto Rand Group

Biohackers Researches on Coronavirus Vaccine Financed by Bitcoiners

Anonymous bitcoiners are taking the search for a coronavirus vaccine into their own hands — bypassing academia, pharmaceutical companies and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  The “biohacking” effort by a group known as CoroHope is being funded with crowdsourced bitcoin (BTC) donations. The group claims it has a biologist on board with 10…

Libra Celo
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Libra Association’s Partners Leaving For a Rival Project, Celo

Some of the biggest names in Facebook’s embattled Libra Association have joined a rival stablecoin project, which touts its mission as the promotion of financial inclusion using the blockchain. Dubbed the “Celo Alliance for Prosperity,” the project was unveiled on March 11, with key Libra backers Coinbase Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Anchorage Mercy Corps and Bison…

Bitcoin Intel
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Intel Processors Vulnerability Puts Bitcoin Wallets at risk

A vulnerability has reportedly been discovered in Intel’s Software Guard eXtensions (SGX) allowing passwords, encrypted keys, and other sensitive data to be siphoned from a computer’s memory. On March 10, computer researcher Daniel Gruss uploaded a video to YouTube describing how the proof-of-concept attack, dubbed a “Load Value Injection [LVI],” can be used to steal…