Tag Archives: exchanges

Market Enabler? Exchanges See Blockchain as New Revenue Play
  While distributed ledgers were once considered a way for financial firms to upgrade back-office processes, some appear to be changing their tune on [...]
PBOC Proposes In Person Verification for Account Opening at Exchanges, Withdrawals Still On Hold
  The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has reportedly sent a draft proposal to Chinese bitcoin exchanges detailing anti-money laundering (AML) [...]
Coinbase Comes Out Against Bitcoin Exchanges’ Hard Fork Statement
  Brian Armstrong, Coinbase’s CEO, publicly said he does not support the statement of around 20 bitcoin exchanges which says that in the event of a [...]
Chinese Bitcoin Exchanges Suspected of Violating Laws: China’s Largest Newspaper
  The People’s Daily, an official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party and the biggest newspaper group in China, has warned of bitcoin’s risks, [...]
Major Exchanges Will Consider Bitcoin Unlimited a “New Asset”
  If a Bitcoin Unlimited hard fork leads to a coin-split, major bitcoin exchanges will list coins on that branch as a new asset: BTU. Earlier this [...]
Antpool Points 75% Hashpower at BU, While Exchanges Confirm Listing a Split
  According to reports, the large mining pool Antpool which commands 16.6 percent of the global hashrate is currently switching it’s mining [...]
Bitcoin Exchanges Unveil Hard Fork Contingency Plan
  A group of nearly 20 exchanges has released contingency plans in the event that the bitcoin network splits in two, creating two competing [...]
Several Exchanges Face Connectivity Issues During Bitcoin and Altcoin Trading Craze
  For people looking to buy and sell altcoins, centralized exchanges are the only option right now.   Cryptocurrency exchanges are vital to the [...]
Alaskan Lawmakers Seek to License Bitcoin Businesses
  Lawmakers in Alaska are seeking regulatory changes that would require certain digital currency services that work in to state to obtain money [...]
Using an Altcoin to Save a Few Cents May Not Be Worth It
  As the Bitcoin network experiences transaction congestion and higher fees many people have considered alternatives to avoid these issues. During [...]