Blockchain

Stellar to donate 2.5 million Lumens to help fight the coronavirus pandemic.

The Stellar Development Foundation announced to donate 2.5 million Lumens to six charities to help fight the coronavirus pandemic. The foundation has also called on the community to help in the time of crisis. Several other crypto companies have...

Binance officially acquires CoinMarketCap for an undisclosed sum

Binance announced that it has completed the acquisition of CoinMarketCap, the world's most-referenced cryptocurrency data tracking site. Over the last couple of years, Binance has made several acquisitions all over the world to make cryptocurrency accessible to people. Earlier,...

Binance is reportedly eyeing to acquire CoinMarketCap in a multi-million dollar deal.

According to a report by The Block, Binance is looking to pay as much as $400 million to acquire the crypto data analysis firm CoinMarketCap. The deal is reportedly in the final stages, and an official announcement is expected...

South Korea’s biggest bank plans to offer crypto custody services.

The largest bank of South Korea, KB Kookmin, is all set to start crypto custody services for leading cryptocurrencies including bitcoin and ether in the future. According to local news reports, the bank has filed a trademark application for...

Workplace harassment lawsuit against Justin Sun and Tron to be settled outside the court

The two former employees of the TRON Foundations had filed a lawsuit against the CEO Justin Sun and the company of providing a hostile work environment and an inherent nonchalance over following U.S. regulations. The allegations also included physical...

Australian Securities Exchange delays the launch of its blockchain settlement platform due to coronavirus outbreak.

The Australian Securities Exchange has decided to postpone the launch of its blockchain settlement platform indefinitely due to the unprecedented global crisis. The new blockchain settlement platform is supposed to replace the Clearing House Electronic Subregister System (CHESS) system.¬†   The...

Liberal Democratic Party of Japan urges government to consider issuing CBDC.

According to local news reports, policymakers for Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party put forward a proposal asking the government to prepare to issue a centralized digital currency. According to the report, lawmakers will be handing the proposal over to...

Blockchain summit in Japan postponed due to coronavirus

The Teams Blockchain Summit that was scheduled to take place from April 22-23, 2020, has now been postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak. The blockchain summit will now take place on September 28. TEAMZ Blockchain Summit is one of the...

Binance and WazirX set up a $50 million fund for blockchain startups in India.

World's leading crypto exchange, Binance acquired Indian crypto exchange WazirX later last year. Earlier this month, the Supreme Court of India in a historic ruling overturned the banking ban on crypto declared by the Reserve Bank of India in...

CBDC could raise challenges for maintaining financial stability, says BoE governor Mark Carney

Mark Carney, whose tenure as the governor of the Bank of England ends next week, said that the bank must tread carefully to avoid stability dangers if it creates a digital equivalent to its existing banknotes. Andrew Bailey will...

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Investor flee stocks amidst Coronavirus fears | Bitcoin’s time to shine?

The whole world is grappling with the exponentially rising number of Coronavirus cases. As of the publication of this...