Category Archives: Exchange

OKEx Bitcoin Cash Futures Debacle Shows Danger of Unregulated Exchanges

The latest Bitcoin Cash hard fork had ramifications on the entire crypto community. Independent of whether you trade BCH, its recent split had disastrous financial consequences for many… and inspired some unorthodox moves from others. Malta-based exchange OKEx left traders furious last week after taking the decision to change the terms on $135 million Bitcoin Cash derivatives contracts. Continue reading OKEx Bitcoin Cash Futures Debacle Shows Danger of Unregulated Exchanges

Bitcoin Price Rises From $4,050 to $4,560 Amid Extreme Volatility Following Bakkt Delay

Over the past 12 hours, the price of Bitcoin, which was dangerously close to breaching the $4,000 support level, surged from $4,050 to $4,560 by more than 12 percent. On Coinbase and major fiat-to-crypto exchanges like Bitstamp and Kraken, Bitcoin dropped to as low as $4,030 for a brief period of time and recovered to $4,200 almost immediately after. Eventually, BTC rebounded to $4,500, showing some resistance in the low $4,000 region. Continue reading Bitcoin Price Rises From $4,050 to $4,560 Amid Extreme Volatility Following Bakkt Delay

Singapore Exchange Reveals Expectations For Listed Companies Conducting ICOs

The Singapore Exchange has published a list of its expectations of listed companies that intend to raise funds using digital token sales. In a post published on its official website on November 15, the exchange revealed that while it is not interested in passing judgement on the commercial benefits of investment value of ICOs and cryptocurrencies, companies are required to liaise with Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) before launching ICOs so as to enable shareholders to make informed decisions. Continue reading Singapore Exchange Reveals Expectations For Listed Companies Conducting ICOs

Top 7 Blockchain companies that are taking over the world

A blockchain is an online database that can be used by anyone with an internet connection, anywhere around the globe. The traditional databases we have seen so far, are owned by central figures like banks, firms, and governments. The blockchain, on the other hand, does not belong to anyone. With every user in the blockchain network looking after it, faking documents, transactions and tampering with all kinds of data is nearly impossible in the Blockchain technology. Continue reading Top 7 Blockchain companies that are taking over the world