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Russia becomes more crypto friendly country

2018-12-08T22:09:50+03:008 December 2018|Tags: |

Nevertheless the absence of appropriate crypto legislation Russia shows signs that it becomes more crypto friendly country. One of the largest banks of Russian financial system, Gazprombank is going to start offering its cryptocurrencies trading services at its Swiss affiliate. The scheduled time for this start is undisclosed but it's going to occur in the [...]

Weiss ratings expects huge cryptocurrencies rally in January of 2019 year

2018-12-07T21:00:38+03:007 December 2018|Tags: , , |

Weiss ratings, the famous predictions analytical agency, predicts that when 24th of January next year when Bakkt platform is going to launch Bictcoin futures this day may become the same day of last year, 17th of December, the day before Chicago based classical stock exchange has started trading Bitcoin futures. Now there is Intercontinental Exchange [...]

Bitcoins: it began buying like hotcakes

2018-12-07T20:29:03+03:007 December 2018|Tags: |

As Cryptofonia.pro has recently written the current cryptocurrencies downfall was used by big investors to buy up Bitcoin as well as other cryptocurrencies. The Bitcoin is still the flagman cryptoasset so the huge demand for his coin may unleash new upward wave. A.T. Kearney, a multinational management consulting firm, predicts that Bitcoin will widen its [...]

Christine Lagarde spoke about the role of the state in blockchain and cryptocurrencies

2018-12-06T23:08:27+03:006 December 2018|Tags: |

Christine Lagarde, the first female managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), who is currently ranking number 3 on the Forbes’ Power Women 2018, delivered the Kissinger Lecture at the Library of Congress this week. During her one hour and 24 minutes speech she addressed various issue of actual politics, economics and social moments [...]

Billionaire Bill Gates turned to be cryptocurrencies fan

2018-12-06T22:33:17+03:006 December 2018|Tags: |

Bill Gates appeared in the video that apparently showed the softened tone of the billionaire regarding cryptocurrencies. Previously he praised “digital currencies” four years ago but he was vigorously against Bitcoin and other “anonymous” crypto. He stated that his charity foundation he drives with his spouse Melinda is “involved in digital money but unlike Bitcoin [...]

Finder’s experts: Bitcoin hits $6,700 by 1st January of 2019 year

2018-12-06T00:35:11+03:005 December 2018|Tags: |

The ten global cryptoassets pundits gathered by Finder to share their views regarding near coming future market performance concluded that Bitcoin hits $6,700 at 1st January of 2019 year staging almost double growth from current level. This forecast sounds shy compared with prediction made by Tom Lee of Fundstrat Global Advisors who argues that Bitcoin [...]

Big “whales” buys enormous volume of crypto from disappointed retail investors

2018-12-05T22:55:00+03:005 December 2018|Tags: , , |

New market statistics leaves no doubt that Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao when he warned cryptocurrencies holders be cautious in their instincts to follow the overall mood at the market and sell their coins with high discounts trying to figure out “less loss.” New data from Diar company proves the idea that now we see a [...]

G20 started leaning in crypto issues to OFAC of US Treasury

2018-12-03T18:09:03+03:004 December 2018|Tags: , , , |

G20 summit ended in consensus that crypto regulation in the world must be unified and related entrepreneurial activities face taxes. But what's not the least important the overall “spirit” of crypto regulation. This “spirit” was derived from Financial Action Task Force (FATF). When one speaks about standards of FATF there is no hesitation that they [...]

Clovr: negative crypto media coverage influence prices

2018-12-03T17:38:17+03:004 December 2018|Tags: , |

The startup Clovr aimed to bolster distributed ledger technology adoption published a research into the bias the mainstream mass-media have when they write about cryptocurrencies. The paper covered 7,500 crypto-related pieces appeared in 48 US and global media outlets. The paper has found that mainstream media neglected crypto issues until 2017 year when Bitcoin manifested [...]

Joseph Lubin: blockchain is a movement

2018-12-02T22:02:02+03:003 December 2018|Tags: , , |

One of the founders of Ethereum, Joseph Lubin, who currently run ConsenSys as CEO, believes that blockchain is “more than a market. It’s a movement.” He argues that there is no need to be focused on market parameters of cryptocurrencies, new kind of money based on the distributed ledger technology (DLT). He rules out the [...]