Christine Lagarde: Need to spread awareness about how blockchain can revolutionize privacy, freedom

Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund [IMF], spoke at the Kissinger Lecture in Foreign Policy and International Relations about the changing scenarios in the economic and the financial industries and also addressed the growing need for cryptocurrency adoption. Lagarde, who is currently ranking number 3 on the Forbes’ Power Women 2018, said that cryptocurrency…

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XRP is now available for Spread betting and CFDs on CMC Markets UK

On 6th November, CMC Markets, one of the global providers for CFDs and spreading announced the support for XRP. Tweet by CMC Markets UK: “Ripple is now available to trade with CMC Markets. It is both a platform used for the peer-to-peer transfer of currencies (RippleNet) and a digital currency (ripple XRP).” Contracts for Difference…

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Spread Betting: Crypto Speculation Without Crypto?

Online sports betting company Bovada has issued a series of odds where you can bet for (or against) Bitcoin (BTC) coming back from its recent slump. Spread betting has become an integral part of Wall Street, but can it get the same kind of foothold in crypto? Yes, is almost certainly the simple answer. CMC…

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Singapore-based Cryptocurrency Exchange Huobi Spread Tentacles to Brazil

At a time when various governments and regulatory authorities are formulating somewhat harsh laws for their crypto space, virtual currency related businesses are not ready to watch their trade get stifled by unfavorable laws, as such there have been quite many migration plans by cryptocurrency exchanges this year. According to reports, the third largest cryptocurrency…

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TRON [TRX] Price Continues to Amaze as Rumors Spread Even More

Out of all the leading coins, despite the recent value recovery that was going on in general, only TRON (TRX) was able to continue the uptrend into the new week with a double digit gain of 12.21% in the last 24-hours. The rocketing move catapulted TRON back to the top-ten leading coins, on the 9th…

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