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Bifinex and Tether are facing a major class-action lawsuit
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Bifinex and Tether accused of market manipulation

Bifinex and Tether accused of market manipulation. The exchange and its sister company are facing a major class-action lawsuit, with liabilities surpassing 1.4 trillion USD Plaintiffs David Leibowitz, Benjamin Leibowitz, Jason Leibowitz, Aaron Leibowitz, and Pinchas Goldshtein has brought this action “individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated.” They’re being represented by law…

Paypal is no longer part of the Libra association
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Paypal is no longer part of the Libra association

As announced on Friday, Paypal is no longer part of the Libra association, Facebook led project. A PayPal spokesperson told CoinDesk in a statement that the payments firm “made the decision to forgo further participation” in the Facebook-initiated crypto project, to instead “continue to focus on advancing our existing mission and business priorities as we…

Hyundai to invest deeply in the crypto industry
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Hyundai to invest deeply in the crypto industry

Hyundai to invest deeply in the crypto industry through its blockchain and cryptocurrency branch, Hdac. They plan to invest $10 million in the industry, using the money to finance mainnet, Dapps, startups and a “cryptocurrency compensation system” Hdac says it wants to launch its mainnet during the first quarter of next year and has revealed…

Bitcoin is not the biggest asset anymore
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Bitcoin is not the biggest asset anymore

If you think Bitcoin is the most traded asset, then you are wrong! Even if it is accounting for 70% of all crypto assets market value. Bitcoin is not the biggest asset anymore, in trading volume. While concrete figures on trading volumes are hard to come by in this often murky corner of finance, data…

Mark Zuckerberg to testify on Libra
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Mark Zuckerberg to testify on Libra

Facebook’s COO Sheryl Sandberg agreed to testify before a U.S. House committee on October 29 about the company’s plan for a digital currency, but the panel refuses to schedule any hearing until Mark Zuckerberg commits to testifying on Libra, by January. The House of Representatives Financial Services Committee, which is seeking the testimony from Facebook…

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Apple won’t follow Facebook on digital currency creation

According to Tim Cook, Apple has no intention of creating any form of digital currency, and won’t follow Facebook in this path. Speaking in an interview with French media magazine Les Echos on Oct. 4, Tim Cook poured cold water on the idea that Apple could release its own currency tokens. “No,” he said when…

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Coinbase responds to conflict of interest concerns

Coinbase chief legal counsel responds to conflict of interest concerns that could be compromising Crypto Rating Council. In an interview with crypto media outlet The Block on Oct. 3, Brian Brooks addressed critics who claim the council’s compliance guidance might be affected by the private stakes of those involved. “Not legal advice” Coinbase has previously…

IKEA is integrating blockchain
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IKEA is integrating blockchain transactions

The Icelandic branch of the Swedish giant IKEA is integrating blockchain Smart contract and a licenced e-money to go thru an order with the local Nordic Store. The transaction was carried out on a platform provided by supply chain management firm Tradeshift and used “programmable digital cash” from ConsenSys-backed Monerium, according to an announcement from…

Mark Zuckerberg not committing to the launch date
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Mark Zuckerberg not committing to the launch date

Interviewed on Thursday, Facebook’s CEO answered that he prefered to focus on everything being done the right way instead of committing for a launch date. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has refused to commit to the planned 2020 launch for the Libra cryptocurrency project. Talking in an interview with Nikkei on Thursday, Zuckerberg was asked about the expected date of…

10 Trading lessons by Mark Douglas (a review of Trading in the Zone) 800 450 Crypto Rand Group

10 Trading lessons by Mark Douglas (a review of Trading in the Zone)

In this interesting and thoroughly recommended book, Mark Douglas analyses from a psychological perspective the most common issues related to trading, offering the recipes to face them in the best way possible. We’ll cover 10 Trading lessons by Mark Douglas, from Trading in the zone. The firsts problems are related to pointing out the addiction…

Interview with Polymath team ($POLY) 700 400 Crypto Rand Group

Interview with Polymath team ($POLY)

How would you describe the main pillars of the Polymath project? We’re providing a much needed upgrade to capital markets through the use of security tokens and blockchain technology. With security tokens: secondary markets can develop around private securities to provide investors with increased liquidity; middlemen and inefficiencies are eliminated through automation and a fully…

Interview with Theta team ($THETA) 968 584 Crypto Rand Group

Interview with Theta team ($THETA)

How would you describe the main pillars of the Theta project? Theta Network is a decentralized video delivery network, focused on users sharing bandwidth and other computing resources with their community and being rewarded for doing so. Users earn tokens as a reward for contributing to the mesh content delivery network. Video platforms benefit by…

Interview with Zac Cheah, CEO and Co Founder of Pundi X ($NPXS) 1600 752 Crypto Rand Group

Interview with Zac Cheah, CEO and Co Founder of Pundi X ($NPXS)

How would you describe the main pillars of the Pundi X project? The Pundi X project began, of course, with our XPOS, an intelligent, blockchain-based point-of-sales (“POS”) device that makes it easy to buy, sell and transact in cryptocurrencies in physical retail stores. We saw this as the ‘last mile’ challenge for future adoption of…

Interview with Komodo team ($KMD) 1025 515 Crypto Rand Group

Interview with Komodo team ($KMD)

Komodo is built on a federated multi-chain architecture which offers much more flexibility over the single shared blockchain model that most first generation “blockchain platforms” employ. One of the core tenants of Komodo’s philosophy is the belief that every project should have their own independent and dedicated blockchain, with the freedom to grow and adapt…

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Top 10 Trading Mistakes

In the last two years, due to the crypto boom, trading has become more popular than ever, attracting the interest of the masses, and therefore, we were capable of isolating the Top 10 Trading Mistakes. Social media’s feed started to become flooded with technical analysis pics, dolled up by fancy indicators of any kind, advertising the most…