Coinfloor Rebrands to Shake Up the Industry with Its Stablecoin and Physical Bitcoin Futures

Photo: Coinfloor / Facebook A new year has begun and for many of us it means a new beginning. The same feeling seems to be common for some companies as well. CoinfloorEX is starting the year with its reorganization. Company’s Rebranding CoinfloorEX, that is a unit of the UK-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinfloor, has experienced rebranding and now it will…

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Top Available Stablecoins in The Crypto Market

A stablecoins is a type of cryptocurrency that has its value backed by the value of other assets, such as gold or fiat currency. This new genre of cryptos has seen more and more coins appearing on the market, all of which are trying to dethrone the most known stablecoin of them all, Tether. Below, we…

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Crypto Market Recovers with Tether and EOS Leading the Way

Stablecoins have been gaining dominance in the crypto market due to the continuous slide-down of other altcoins. In the last few months, a number of stablecoin projects have made an entry in the crypto space. Some of the recently announced stablecoin projects include Gemini Dollar (GUSD), Paxos Standard Token (PAX), and TrueUSD (TUSD). However, on…

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7th Day of Christmas at Coinbase: Everything One Needs to Know about USDC

Photo: Coinbase Coinbase decided to use 12 Days of Christmas promotion as their opportunity to promote their offerings and possibilities for their clients. The exchange launched its new 12 Days of Coinbase initiative and is publishing new features and services every day. USDC was introduced to the crypto and trading community by the CENTRE Consortium:…

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Tether is Back: The Platform Reopens Fiat Deposits and Tether (USDT) Redemption

Photo: Coinspeaker Though a lot of members of the cryptocurrency community have already decided that Tether is not going to come back to business, it is absolutely not true. The company is reopening its stablecoin platform for fiat deposits and USDT redemption. Nevertheless, this move is not a sign of a new vision, it is…

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US Officials Closely Investigate Tether Role in Bitcoin Price Manipulation

Photo: U.S. Department of Justice / Instagram In May 2018, the US Department of Justice was carrying out a criminal investigation into a possible involvement of traders in manipulating the prices of Bitcoin last December when it reached the all-time highs. Recently, the attorneys have come up with a new suspicion: crypto exchange Bitfinex and Tether, which…

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Stablecoins Demand More Trust than Fiat Currency

This article about the problem with stablecoins was written by Kevin Murcko, the CEO at cryptocurrency exchange, CoinMetro, and forex broker, FXPIG. Stablecoins — digital coins which peg their value rigidly to the dollar, the euro, or a collage of national currencies — are all the rage right now. Tether, in particular, is on everyone’s…

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Bitcoin Averts Slaughter, Let the Clubbered Tether Burn. Burn Clubbered Tether… Burn!

A 500 million token Tether burn has been undertaken over the past week by Tether Ltd, as investors flee the besieged stablecoin in the face of mounting concerns over USDT and the emergence of more transparent alternatives. The Stable, the Stable, the Stable’s on Fire… In the past week, Tether Ltd has burned 500 million…

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Bitfinex Is Publishing Data for a Tether Market That Doesn't Exist

Pop over to CoinMarketCap and check Bitfinex’s page. You’ll see that the trading pair with the second-highest volume on the exchange over the past 24 hours – nearly $48 million at the time of writing – is USDT/USD: the tether stablecoin, which aims for parity with the U.S. dollar, and the U.S. dollar itself. From…

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The Rise and Fall of Tether – What Do the Experts in China Say?

Tether (USDT) has been prominent in media headlines lately. At issue is how stable and secure the token, a USD-pegged crypto-asset supposedly backed by dollar reserves, really is. BitKan’s K Site (accessible via the mobile app) offers a number of opinions from key opinion leaders (KOLs), influencers and other experts from the Chinese market. Read…

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Paxos Standard Approaches Tether in the Stablecoin Race with the Market Cap Making over $41M

Photo: PaxosGlobal / Twitter With the development of digital technologies, investors have more and more opportunities to pump money into various projects. Currently, the crypto market sees the growing interest in stablecoins — cryptocurrencies pegged to a stable asset, such as gold or fiat currencies. While not any exchange is ready to trade this kind of currency, some…

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Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: Stellar, Ripple, NEO, Cardano, EOS

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. On Oct. 15, some market participants dumped stablecoin…

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FX Traders Flee Offshore, Tether Still Unstable: Best of the Week

UK derivatives broker to open office in Chicago IG Group, a British financial derivatives broker, has received regulatory approval from the National Futures Association, the self-regulatory organisation of the US derivatives market. It made its application in October 2017. Join the Leading Industry Event! The firm intends to open an office in Chicago in the…

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Reklamy na FB i eholiday oraz korelacja Bitcoin do Tether oraz ICO Eterbase

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Binance, Poloniex, Huobi All Own More Tether Than Bitfinex

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex now controls a “very small amount” of stablecoin Tether (USDT), new data shows following a shake-up of ownership. Bitfinex Sixth-Largest USDT Holder Produced by Element Group and uploaded to Twitter by CNBC commentator Ran Neuner October 18, statistics depicting the biggest USDT 00 holders reveal Bitfinex, which shares a CEO with Tether’s…

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Tether Floods Into Kraken Exchange, Where Crypto Traders Can Get Dollars

Tether (USDT) tokens are flooding into a wallet address controlled by the Kraken exchange, one of the few places where the troubled stablecoin can be converted into U.S. dollars. The exchange’s wallet balance stands at nearly 47.8 million USDT at the time of writing, making it the eighth-most valuable wallet holding this asset, according to the…

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A Tether Copycat Appears in Romania

Bitcoin Romania, the company providing the most comprehensive exchange services for BTC and ETH in the country, just released a Tether copycat for the nation’s fiat currency. While most of the world endeavors to use Tether (USDT) as the stablecoin du jour, a company in Romania decided to present a different approach for people inside…

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Huobi Unveils New 'All-in-One' Stablecoin for Stablecoins (Except Tether)

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi announced today that it has launched its very own interchangeable stablecoin dubbed HUSD. “All-In-One Stablecoin” Huobi, which is currently the third largest cryptocurrency exchange by means of traded volume according to data from CoinMarketCap, announced the launch of its own stablecoin HUSD. Notes Livio Weng Vice President at Huobi: It’s our great…

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The Daily: Peak Blockchain and Stablecoin Drama

Differentiating truth from fiction isn’t always easy, especially in the realm of blockchain. We’ve got distributed ledger stories both real and fanciful in this edition of The Daily, as well as hardware wallet news, an update on bitcoin futures, and the obligatory smattering of stablecoin drama. Also read: Blockchain Surveillance Firm Partners With Cryptocurrency Exchange Binance…

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Gemini Stablecoin Volume Doubles on Top 10 Exchange Amid Tether Turmoil

When the Tether (USDT) stablecoin’s $1 peg broke down on Monday, traders looking for another dollar equivalent they could easily move between cryptocurrency exchanges had few other places to turn. One of those places was Bibox, the ninth-largest exchange by 24-hour adjusted volume, according to CoinMarketCap, which accounts for basically all trading – 96 percent…

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