The company is quite successful in Europe, however, the team have set their eyes on the Asian market. This is why Cointed are moving their headquarters to Hong Kong. This will provide them with an upper hand when acquiring local licenses and attracting customers.
BitGrail, an Italian exchange that focuses on Nano (former RailBlocks) (XRB) has been hacked for about $195 million dollars. The company announced that they have lost 17 million XRB on February the 9th, 2018. Nano price has fallen from $11.5 dollars to $9.12 after the announcement.
The core values of blockchain tech and cryptocurrencies are their decentralization, trustlessness, and immutability. Users within a decentralized blockchain-based system are algorithmically protected by the protocol itself and there’s no third-party one needs to trust. Yet, said benefits end as soon as a user tries to make operations with off-chain services, embracing the perils of a traditional market.
We already told you the story of how Cointed became Europe’s leading provider of Bitcoin ATMs. Yet, getting to the top and staying there are two separate battles. The CEO Wolfgang Thaler and assistant manager Jimi Aho shared with us how they plan to maintain the company’s competitive advantage and stay at the top. […]
Coinbase is one of the most important and famous cryptocurrency platforms in the market. As of November it had more than 13 million users. According to a blog post written by Dan Romero, Vice President and GM of Coinbase, the platform will be adding Segregated Witness (SegWit). The intention is to help Bitcoin scale and give the community an upgrade that was asking for since long time.
Asia provides the cryptocurrency world, important daily news. If South Korea it is not in the centre of the attention, it is China, Japan or Singapore. The Japanese messaging app, LINE, has released a statement in which they announce the creation of a cryptocurrency exchange.