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Binance news 10.11.2020

Binance Blocking U.S. Users from Accessing its Platform

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Crypto exchange Binance has begun blocking U.S. users from accessing its exchange platform. The action comes more than a year after Binance first talked about in July 2019 that it would stop serving U.S. residents from September of that year. Until now, the exchange was still allowing U.S. users to...

Stanley Druckenmiller Holds Bitcoin

Stanley Druckenmiller Now Holds Bitcoin

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Successful American Investor, hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller announced on November 9 about having bought the world's largest cryptocurrency. The billionaire says that BTC is a supply of value that becomes stronger and stronger during the time. He compared gold to bitcoin, saying the...

Ripple's Office in Dubai

Ripple Opens Local Office in Dubai

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On November 7 Ripple disclosed that it has established a department in the Dubai International Financial Centre or DIFC. The crypto exchange firm apparently picked the place for its creative ways of control. Operating in the United Arab Emirates, the DIFC suggests blockchain organizations like...

Aave Scores 25% In a Day

Aave Scores 25% In a Day

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DeFi bulls seem to return. One of the leading protocols AAVE has scored 25% in the past 24 hours alone reaching $159.1k. Thanks to this, the coin becomes the best-performing crypto asset in the top 100 by market capitalization. LEND is currently the #65 cryptocurrency by market cap at $5.2M. Note...

Figure Inquires State Bank Charter

Blockchain Startup Figure Inquires State Bank Charter

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Bloomberg announced that Figure Technologies, the blockchain lending company founded by former SoFi CEO Mark Cagney, pursues a national bank license. The firm is investigating a national bank charter admitted by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. The assignment would lessen the...

Sygnum Initiates Staking and Rewards for Tezos

Sygnum Initiates Staking and Rewards for Tezos

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The world's first regulated digital asset bank Sygnum informed about launching control, exchanging, lending, and staking options for Tezos blockchain’s XTZ cryptocurrency. The new staking utility suggests up to 5% yearly compensation for XTZ. Sygnum told it's the first time XTZ can be stored and...

BTC new record 06.11.2020

Number of BTC Addresses Reaches 824,193

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As reported by Glassnode blockchain analytics firm, the number of Bitcoin wallets carrying at minimum one BTC has beaten a new high score. Now 824,193 BTC addresses hold at least one Bitcoin which rate currently is at $15.585. Today’s value exceeds the previous all-time peak of 824,160 marked on...

Coinbase lists new coins 06.11.2020

Coinbase Lists Three New Ethereum Tokens

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Coinbase informed about listing 3 new crypto assets. Besides, the network allowed exchanging for 3 other crypto assets to New York lenders. Now the users can exchange Civic (CVC), Decentraland (MANA), and District0x (DNT) on the protocol. The first one is a decentralized ID protocol token. Mana is...

Lightning launches liquidity marketplace

Lightning Labs Introduces a Liquidity Marketplace

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Lightning App, an establishment aiming to expand the Lightning Network, a Layer 2 payment protocol operating on BTC, has issued a retail store for liquidity. The protocol informed about the launch of Pool, “a non-custodial, P2P market” which will convert Lightning liquidity into a commercial...

Using Blockchain to Reduce Nuclear War Risks

Blockchain as a Means to Reduce Nuclear War Risks

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Researchers at the Centre for Science and Security Studies at King’s College London have issued a report, where they analyzed "non-political" solutions for the problem of nuclear disarmament. From the moment nuclear armaments were created, they have been a major peril to humanity. ...

Digital Yuan Reaches $300 M

Use of China’s Digital Yuan Reaches $300 M

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Yi Gang, the director of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) told that more than 2 billion digital yuan has been spent in approximately 4 million separate activities. This is equivalent to just under $300 M. China’s digital yuan is one of the world’s most popular digital assets. As early as...

Australia a wholesale CBDC

Australia is Looking for Ways to Practice a Wholesale CBDC

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The Reserve Bank of Australia builds a partnership to find out the opportunities of practicing a blockchain-based central bank digital currency in a wholesale form. Today the officials informed the bank will be cooperating with the National Bank, an Australian multinational bank CommBank, the fund...

Bitcoin Turns 12 Years Old

Bitcoin Turns 12 Years Old with the Price Hitting $14.000

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12 years ago, on October 31, Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin’s pseudonymous creator, published the whitepaper that became the start of the financial revolution. In the whitepaper Nakamoto described a peer-to-peer payments system that expanded across a distributed ledger, powered by a network of...

Kylin introduses oracles

KYLIN Introduces Oracles to Protect DeFi Industry

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Kylin, a protocol developing a cross-chain data framework powered by PolkaDot, informed about the launch of distributed oracles as a step to the first implementations of its network to offer DeFi environment precise, secure, and economical reference of outer information. The oracles created by the...

SIMBA Chain

Blockchain Could be Used in the US DoD

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Many people associate blockchain with safety and distribution systems. The winner of a contention held by the United States Department of Defense represented these features from a new perspective. As innovations have their impact on modern warfare, the DoD keeps exploring methods to practice them...

market cap of WBTC has reached $1.5 B

Wrapped Bitcoin the 6th Largest Token on Ethereum

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The market cap of Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) has reached $1.5 B which is 80% of the total BTC held on Ethereum. WBTC is the most common kind of Bitcoin used on the Ethereum system. The official website informed that at the moment there are 116,885 WBTC overall, supported by the same number of BTC held...

Keep3r  soared 2200%

The New KP3R Token by Andre Cronje Hits Records

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The most recent token offering by Yearn Finance architect Cronje has soared within hours of launch. The Keep3r Network was introduced on October 28, was created to solve the actual issues with intricate systems of smart contracts. Just within a few hours of the launch, the KP3R token is rising high...

Now Aave Governance Belongs to Token Holders

Now Aave Governance Belongs to Token Holders

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Aave’s core developers have passed governance rights over to AAVE token owners, giving its community power over the future of the network. It recently informed that the admin keys of the protocol are now transferred to the governance communities. Besides, this migration is done under the command...

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