Altcoin Arbitrage Today: LTC, TUSD, USDT, EOS, ADA, XMR

In the world of cryptocurrency, digital assets, and tokens, making money is the primary objective for a lot of people. As such, exploring all different options is the main priority for anyone who takes this concept rather seriously. There are quite a few currencies subject to price gaps which are waiting to be explored by…

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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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The Daily: Bitfinex Launches Tether Margin Trading, Zebpay Resumes BCH Transactions

In today’s edition of The Daily, we feature a number of recent developments from influential cryptocurrency exchanges including Bitfinex, Coinbase and Zebpay. We also cover the latest investment in the field by Paypal co-founder, Peter Thiel. Also Read: Poll Shows 13% of Russians Use Cryptocurrency for Online Purchases Bitfinex Launches Tether Margin Trading Bitfinex, the…

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Crypto Arbitrage Today: TUSD, USDT, XMR, BTG, EOS, TRX

One would somewhat expect there to be fewer arbitrage opportunities when all cryptocurrency markets are as bullish as they are right now. That is anything but the case, as the gaps are still there waiting to be exploited. The following six opportunities can yield traders some good profits. It is a good time to be…

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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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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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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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Asian Exchange CoinCola Expands Into The South American Market As It Partners With Dash

One of the biggest advantages of working in a digital environment is the lack of physical borders. No better example can be given than cryptocurrency trading. Today, a person from one part of the world can log on to an exchange from another part of the globe and trade with someone who is thousands of…

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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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Dumped! HSBC Cuts Ties With Bitfinex

HSBC has dumped Bitfinex unceremoniously after learning the company it thought it had established a banking relationship with, Global Trading Solutions, was affiliated with Bitfinex and doing its banking on the controversial exchange’s behalf. Explaining the Fiat Deposit Problems In anticipation of the potential collapse of Puerto Rico-based Noble Bank International, Bitfinex took its banking…

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Bitfinex Moves to Quash Insolvency Rumors

  Hitting back at recent media reports, cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has ensured users of its good financial standing.   Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has addressed recent media reports to deny circulating insolvency claims and Noble Bank-related issues while also ensuring investors that its trading operations continue as normal. Rumors of the potential collapse of…

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Tether (USDT) Is Off The Hook: There Is Zero Evidence To Prove That It Was Used To Manipulate Bitcoin’s Price, Study Says

Latest research that has been conducted by Ph.D. Wang Chun Wei concluded that there is no evidence that the USDT was used as a tool to manipulate Bitcoin (BTC)’s price back in 2017. The study is called The Impact Of Tether Grants On Bitcoin, and it has been written in May 2018 and used as…

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Gemini Dollar Code Review Reveals the Stablecoin's Accounts Can Be Frozen

This week a blockchain researcher named Alex Lebed published a code review on the new stablecoin, the gemini dollar, created by the Gemini Trust cryptocurrency firm. According to Lebed’s study, gemini dollar accounts can be frozen by the exchange, and the tokens can be turned into non-transferable assets. Also read: Markets Update: Short Term Recovery – Is…

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BCH Roundup: Markets Spike While the Community Debates Token Protocols

There’s been a lot happening this week within the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) ecosystem, and much of the community’s discussion revolves around tokenization concepts on the BCH chain. Meanwhile, the network has been running smoothly, and BCH markets seem to be reversing their trend after cryptocurrencies values were experiencing bearish sentiment for the past six months….

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WazirX adds INR/Tether [USDT] pair, P2P exchange to offset RBI ban

WazirX, an Indian cryptocurrency exchange, has launched an INR – USD Tether [USDT] pairing available for trading. This comes in the light of the ban on cryptocurrencies in India by the Reserve Bank of India. The exchange also added a peer-to-peer [P2P] transfer feature for its users in order to circumvent the ban, as only…

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Tether Double-Spend Scare Shows That Exchanges Could Be At Risk

On Thursday, June 28, SlowMist — a private Chinese cybersecurity firm — divulged a potential double-spend in the use of Tether (USDT).  The company’s initial tweet, published in Mandarin Chinese, presented a USDT transaction that had been sent to an unnamed exchange with incorrect field values. This, in effect, allows people to be credited for…

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OKEx Confirms Platform Is Safe from Alleged USDT Deposit Issue

AdChoices The cryptocurrency industry has grown tremendously over the past few years. An influx of new users has occurred, although it seems there has also been a lot more attention from criminals. As such, exchanges need to be wary of any developments which could pose a threat to their businesses. The recent USDT fake deposit…

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