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Bitcoin finally breaks above the $9,000 mark.

The first month of 2020 has been quite good for bitcoin bulls as they managed to push through the price of the leading cryptocurrency above the $9,000 mark. The price reached a daily high of $9,150 before retracing to...

Bitfinex ordered to freeze $860,000 in bitcoin linked to a ransomware payment.

The crypto exchange Bitfinex and blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis traced back nearly a million-dollar funds in bitcoins back to a ransomware payout. England and Wales High Court has ordered Bitfinex to freeze the address and share its KYC (Know...

Blair Halliday appointed as the new chief compliance officer of Gemini for Europe

Gemini exchange owned by Winklevoss twins has been expanding its operations in European countries. The company hired a new chief compliance and money laundering reporting officer. Blair Halliday will oversee Gemini Europe's compliance program in the region. Internshala offers...

A new law in Singapore requires all crypto companies to obtain a license.

Singapore's Payment Services Act came into effect on 28th January 2020, which makes it compulsory for cryptocurrency businesses to obtain a license and get registered. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced today that the Payment Service act was...

Telegram clears rumors about TON blockchain and Grams.

The encrypted messaging giant, Telegram, published a blog post saying that they hope Gram will become a true compliment to traditional currencies, improving the speed, efficiency, and security of everyday commercial transactions globally. Telegram also warned that nobody can...

Deutsche Bank says crypto poses a threat to political and financial stability.

The Frankfurt-based investment bank published a report saying that non-sovereign cryptocurrencies pose a threat to political and financial stability as a real digital payment revolution has been underway for the last ten years. The report claims that even though...

Crypto company DeFiner cancels a 10-city tour due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

The CEO and founder of non-custodial crypto lender DeFiner, Jason Wu, told Coindesk that they had planned a 10-city tour to talk with potential clients in China. He said that nobody wants to attend any crypto-related conferences or any...

India prepares for its first blockchain-backed VOD platform.

The Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap, who is known for films like Gangs of Wasseypur and Black Friday, is backing a blockchain startup. The platform aims to bring international independent movies to Indian customers that do not get a wide...

TRON foundation will dedicate the next annual summit to Kobe Bryant.

The whole world is in shock after the tragic news of Kobe Bryant, and her daughter passing away in a helicopter crash. The retired N.B.A. legend and future Hall of Famer died at the age of 41 just four...

Former Deputy Governor of PBoC tells China to slow on CBDC.

People's Bank of China (PBoC) has been working on its national digital currency from the last 5 to 6 years and is now almost ready to issue it to all major banks in the country. China fast-tracked the process...

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Bitcoin finally breaks above the $9,000 mark.

The first month of 2020 has been quite good for bitcoin bulls as they managed to push through the...