Crypto

Pakistani Regulator Shows Positive Signs To Growing Local Crypto Market

Source: Adobe/natanaelginting Financial regulator Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) is seemingly leaning toward a more liberal stance on crypto regulation in the country with over 212m people, which is already one of the top emerging crypto markets, a recent position paper indicated. The SECP admitted that its position is based on the ‘do-not-harm’ approach. This approach “is based ...

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Mexican Billionaire and GOT Actress Buy Bitcoin – and Want the World to Know

Ricardo Salinas Pliego. Source: a video screenshot, Youtube/Ricardo B. Salinas Pliego 2020 looks to have been one of the best years yet for bitcoin (BTC) – with prices booming and an increasing number of high-profile investors and celebrities looking to get onboard as publically as possible – via the medium of Twitter. The latest to take to Twitter to announce ...

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KingSwap, The First Regulated DeFi Project , Raises $20 Million in Funding and Liquidity Support — Announces Public Launch on Uniswap

KingSwap, who claims to be the first regulated DeFi project to introduce a liquidity pool platform with fiat conversions has raised over $20 million in funding and liquidity support. KingSwap’s high-yield liquidity platform offers extensive staking rewards and digital collectables. “At KingSwap, we’re committed to doing DeFi the right way by putting user experience at the forefront and operating as ...

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Common Types of Cryptocurrency that You Should Know

Blockchain News, Opinion and Jobs Cryptocurrency is steadily winning grounds. You can use cryptocurrency as an investment or a means of payment. It’s a digital alternative to cash or credit cards to make everyday payments. In the past, the crypto business sounded scary. But many are now gaining trust and investing in the different types of cryptocurrencies available. What is ...

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Bayer explores agricultural blockchain network with BlockApps

Enterprise blockchain platform provider BlockApps has launched the TraceHarvest Network in collaboration with pharmaceutical giant Bayer. The initiative is claimed to be the first blockchain solution of its kind to track and trace the full lifecycle of agricultural products beginning with the seed source. Other solutions are available, about which this publication has reported, including Cargill and Agrocorp’s test to ...

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MIT paper says blockchain may ‘introduce additional problems’ for voting systems

A scathing report from researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has noted moving from internet voting to blockchain-based voting may be ‘going from bad to worse.’ The paper was authored by Neha Narula, director of MIT’s digital currency initiative (DCI), Sunoo Park, Ronald L. Rivest, one of the creators of RSA encryption, and Michael Specter. The authors argued ...

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Is It Still News? More Mainstream Investors, Strategists Enter Bitcoin House

Source: Adobe/Hoda Bogdan Another week, another batch of news is showing that more mainstream investors, strategists are embracing bitcoin (BTC). (Updated at 16:52 UTC: Citibank’s Tom Fitzpatrick confirmed to Cryptonews.com that he’s the author of the report on BTC.) This time: Eoghan McCabe, Chairman and Co-founder of US-based software company Intercom, said he has “jumped firmly onto the #Bitcoin wagon ...

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