Coinbase Accepting Whale Deposits
The largest American cryptocurrency platform Coinbase starts accepting deposits from whale investors. The Coinbase Custody service will be targeting clients willing to deposit at least $10 million. So far the service will only be available in EU and U.S. but the platform is hoping to enter the Asia market soon.
Banks Complete First Blockchain-Based Trades
A group of European banks reported on the successful execution of the first cross-border financial trades managed on we.trade blockchain platform. 7 real-life trade transactions were completed by 10 banks in 5 different countries. We.trade platform is designed to improve the effectiveness of cross-border financial transactions.
Kraken Strikes Back
Kraken cryptocurrency exchange has reacted to the article recently published by Bloomberg, which claims that trading platform manipulated tether - a tokenized doppelganger of the U.S. dollar (USDT). Bloomberg journalists in their article have voiced a suspicion that Kraken manipulated the market by conducting a large number of micro deals with tether tokens. Kraken has hit out at journalists claiming they are trying to speculate on the price of bitcoin.
BTCC Exchange is Back on Track
BTCC, the oldest crypto exchange in China has announced the renewal of its trading platform. Exchange promises no commission fees will be charged for the first three months of operating. It has also added BTC, ETH, BCH and LTC to its trading options. The cryptocurrencies are available for trading against BTC or USD. The platform also promises to regularly launch additional trading pairs to meet the needs of its users.
Trezor Wallet Confirms Being Attacked
Developers of cryptocurrency wallet Trezor have confirmed that some users have suffered from a phishing attack. The culprits have seized users private keys but that the issue was only revealed after complaints were filed in. According to Satoshi Labs, hackers managed to intercept traffic of the official server. Therefore, some users that tried to access the website, were redirected to a fake one. The phishing portal asked users to undergo a seed check to ‘restore’ access.
At 14.49 (GMT+1) total cryptocurrency market capitalization stands at $269,8 billion
Bitcoin (Bitcoin) $6 591 (+1,08%)
Ethereum (ETH/USD) $469 (+1,07%)
XRP (XRP/USD) $0,49 (+4,95%)
Bitcoin Cash (Bitcoin.Cash) $772 (+1,11%)
EOS (EOS/USD) $8,92 (+5,53%)
Cardano (+8,99%) showed the best growth in the top-10
WAX (+39,76%) showed the best growth in the top-100
The trading volume of cryptocurrencies for 24 hours reached $16,43 (+1,9 billion per day)
BTC $2,6 for 10 TH/s
ETH $0,41 for 10 MH/s
BCH $0,30 for 1 TH/s
LTC $4,4 for 1 GH/s
DASH $0,62 for 1 GH/s
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By Nadya Astam