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Upbit Exchange Resumes Ether Services Months After $49M Hack

South Korea-based Upbit has restarted ether wallet services nearly two months after hackers made off with $49 million-worth of the cryptocurrency. The exchange recently announced that following an upgrade to its wallet security system, the platform is once more able to support ETH deposits and withdrawals. A tweet indicated that the services had become available …

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$100M of Ethereum Tied to Plustoken Scam Sparks Wild Theories

</header> <strong>During the last two weeks as cryptocurrency prices slid below long term foundational support, speculators assumed Plustoken scammers may be behind the dump. Blockchain intelligence firm Chainalysis published a report which claimed Plustoken coin sales might be dragging <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> prices down. Moreover, on December 19, Plustoken scammers moved 789,525 …

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Chainalysis Report on PlusToken ‘Scammers’ Blamed for Monday’s Crypto Selloff

The slide began at 18:28 UTC on Monday. In just seven minutes, bitcoin slipped 4 percent, to $6,800 from $7,085 according to data from Coinbase. In that time, ether took a bigger hit, dropping 7 percent from $140 to $130. Neither had seen such lows since Nov. 25, when the crypto markets suffered a temporary …

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NY Regulator Proposes Relaxing New Coin Listing Requirements

</header> <strong>The New York State Department of Financial Services, the Bitlicense regulator, has published a proposed framework for licensed companies seeking to list new coins. This is the first time the regulator has proposed changes to its crypto regulation in five years. Among the changes, licensees will be able to self-certify the compliance of their …

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UNICEF now takes bitcoin and ether donations

Sponsored Links Niyazz via Getty Images UNICEF, the United Nations’ charity that helps underserved children around the world, now accepts donations in bitcoin and ether. As the first UN organization to embrace cryptocurrencies, UNICEF and the recipients of its funding will benefit from the lack of fees that that result from money being transferred overseas. …

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United Nations Agency Unicef Launches Cryptocurrency Fund

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Unicef announced Wednesday that it has launched a cryptocurrency fund and become the first United Nations organization to hold onto its crypto donations. Without converting them into fiat, the fund will hold two cryptocurrencies and disburse them to support projects benefiting children worldwide. </strong> Also read: RBI Ban Stops Indian Police From …

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7 Crypto Exchange-Traded Products Now Live on Swiss Bourse

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Switzerland’s principal stock exchange now has seven cryptocurrency exchange-traded products (ETPs) listed. They allow investors to either gain exposure to individual cryptocurrencies or invest in portfolios of top cryptocurrencies. Four ETPs track the prices of single cryptocurrencies.</strong> Also read: New Evidence Escalates Panic as RBI Still Limits Bank Withdrawals Crypto Index in …

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Ether Outshines Bitcoin in a Gloomy Month for Crypto Prices

September has been a rough month for bitcoin and the wider cryptocurrency market, but ether has weathered the storm better than most. Bitcoin, (BTC), the leading cryptocurrency by market value, is on track to post a monthly loss of more than 16 percent – the biggest since November 2018, according to CoinMarketCap. As of writing, …

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Above $300: Ether Price Clocks 10-Month High

The price of ethereum’s native cryptocurrency ether (ETH) surpassed $300 today to hit ten-month highs. The world’s second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization climbed above the psychological hurdle at 01:10 UTC and extended gains further to $306 – a level last seen on August 19, 2018. As of writing, ETH is changing hands at $304, …

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