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Report States Digital Currencies Volatile in 2019

December 9, 2019

The market capitalization of digital assets, such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, and Litecoin, has increased in recent years and has been highly volatile.” The report stated. “Digital assets trading data is sparse and may be unreliable. CoinMarketCap estimated that after reaching $800 billion in early 2018, the market capitalization of digital assets declined to $209 billion by the end of September 2019.

CMC Markets Creates And Launches Three Crypto Indices

June 27, 2019

CMC Markets has introduced three new crypto indices to its trading offering, each made up of a different group of cryptocurrencies, as diversification provides broad exposure and mitigates risk of volatility in specific coins. ‘All Crypto Index’, ‘Major Crypto Index’ and ‘Emerging Crypto Index’ are now available for trading.

LiquidShare to Use ConsenSys’ Blockchain on Post-Trade Settlement

May 17, 2019

Over the past year, LiquidShare has worked to produce a private and permissioned platform built on Ethereum with the business logic coded in smart contracts to model their cash, security, and delivery versus payment mechanisms. The usage of the blockchain allows a peer-to-peer to settlement between custodian nodes for listed and non-listed shares, removing friction costs and providing transparency to SMEs.

UK Based Investment Firm Admiral Markets Has Updated Minimum Fund Deposit Requirements

May 2, 2019

According to latest headlines, UK based Admiral Markets – a renowned international trading service provider and investment firm has announced changes to minimum deposit amount for two of their trading accounts earlier today. To those not familiar with the name, Admiral Markets is a MT4 platform based trading service provider that has been active for nearly two decades now covering a wide array of financial instruments ranging from Forex, ETF’s, CFD’s, Indices, Stocks and Cryptocurrencies. The reason for the broker’s popularity stems from their trading account features such as option to trade with 0 spread and option to trade multiple assets under single trading account. Admiral Market provides trading services in both MT4 and MT5 platform.

Crypto Debated on Podcast

May 1, 2019

Crypto-currency does not have the same structure is traditional currency, but are some people missing its genius, Crypto Debated on Podcast. In the latest podcast of Pocket Dilemmas sponsored by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the group took on the topic of crypto-currency.

eToro Launches Regulated Crypto Exchange With 8 Fiat-Stablecoins

April 17, 2019

eToro cryptocurrency exchange was finally launched. eToroX, Regulated Crypto Exchange, the blockchain division of the global investment company, will offer a secure and regulated trading venue where users can trade a range of cryptoassets and stablecoins.

Coinbase Launches Visa Debit Card in UK, European Card Coming Soon

April 12, 2019

This is the first debit card to allow people to spend their crypto balances direct from their cryptocurrency exchange account instead of pre-loading a specified amount of crypto onto their card. Currently only available in the UK, Coinbase plans to expand the debit card into other European countries in the next few months.