Hackers Stole Over $15,000 With a MyEtherWallet Phishing Scam

Hackers Stole Over $15,000 With a MyEtherWallet Phishing Scam

Last week, criminals launched a phishing scam against MyEtherWallet owners, reportedly earning over $15,000 over the course of a few hours. On the 24th, security researcher, Wesley Neelen revealed that he was one of the recipients of the phishing email…

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Circle Acquires Trigger Finance To Help Deliver Investment Products For Crypto Assets

Circle Acquires Trigger Finance To Help Deliver Investment Products For Crypto Assets

Circle, a peer-to-peer payments technology startup, has acquired mobile investing platform Trigger Finance. The Trigger Finance team anchors Circle’s new office in New York City, and will help deliver new investment products for crypto assets, th…

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Saxo Bank and Nasdaq Stockholm Adds Ethereum ETNs

Saxo Bank and Nasdaq Stockholm Adds Ethereum ETNs

On October 11th, XBT Provider, the organization who issued the first Bitcoin ETNs in September 2015, announced that two of their Ethereum Exchanged Traded Notes are to be launched on Nasdaq Stockholm’s platform. Both ETNs, Ether Tracker One (COINETH:SS…

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Singapore Moves Forward With Blockchain-Powered Interbank Payments Project

Singapore Moves Forward With Blockchain-Powered Interbank Payments Project

The software prototypes of three different models for decentralized interbank payment and settlements have been successfully developed by the blockchain consortium led by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the city-state’s central bank an…

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Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin on Lack of Incentives for Public Projects, Possible Solutions

Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin on Lack of Incentives for Public Projects, Possible Solutions

Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum, has been vocal about the lack of incentives for public open-source projects and developers contributing to the open-source codebase of Ethereum and its scaling solutions. Core developers for public blockchai…

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Celsius Targets Millennials With New Ethereum Powered P2P Lending Platform

Celsius Targets Millennials With New Ethereum Powered P2P Lending Platform

A new peer-to-peer lending platform is set to hit the market in the coming months with a product specifically targeted at millennials. The Celsius Foundation is building a platform on top of the Ethereum blockchain that aims to swap out the big banks a…

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ICOs seek refuge in renowned tax havens: From Gibraltar to Isle of Man

ICOs seek refuge in renowned tax havens: From Gibraltar to Isle of Man

As fire and fury reign down on ICOs from media, government officials, and naysayers, these renowned tax havens offer a bit of refuge

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Leverj Announces Ethereum-Based Decentralized Trading Platform for Crypto Derivatives

Leverj Announces Ethereum-Based Decentralized Trading Platform for Crypto Derivatives

Leverj, a project developed by the team behind Coinpit, has unveiled plans to launch a fully functional decentralized trading platform for cryptocurrency derivatives. The platform promises to make significant strides towards improving security and usability in cryptocurrency trading. Built on Ethereum, the Leverj platform will allow users to manage crypto derivatives trades, while mitigating the […]

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Blockchain Proptech Startup Propy Raises US$15M; Strikes New Partnership

Blockchain Proptech Startup Propy Raises US$15M; Strikes New Partnership

Propy, a startup that’s building a global property store and a decentralized title registry powered by blockchain technology, has raised US$15 million through an initial coin offering (ICO) from more than 6,500 participants. Prior to the token sale, Propy had already secured US$2 million in pre-sale commitments. Investors in the startup include RenGen, an investment […]

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The SEC is in Support of ICOs That Do Not Fall Under the Definition of Securities

The SEC is in Support of ICOs That Do Not Fall Under the Definition of Securities

According to Gil Penchina a partner at IDG Ventures and Flight.vc, the US Securities and Exchange Commission is in support of initial coin offerings (ICOs) that do not fall under the definition of securities. In a column, Penchina provided insights into the current state of the ICO market and the legality of specific projects such […]

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