Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Yahoo! Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Taotao Confirms May 30 Launch

News Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Taotao will launch its trading service on May 30, Cointelegraph Japan reported Monday, quoting a social media update.Taotao, which is 40% owned by internet...

Unconfirmed: Telegram’s TON Testnet Blockchain Light Client Uploaded to GitHub

News A GitHub user seeming uploaded the first version of the Telegram Open Network (TON) blockchain light client on May 25.Per the readme information file on GitHub, the...

UK Watchdog Reports $34 Million Lost in Crypto and Forex Scams Last Year

News The primary financial regulator of the United Kingdom, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), reports that crypto investors in the country lost over $34 million due to cryptocurrency...

NYSE Arca Files Proposed Rule Change with SEC for Bitcoin-, T-Bills-Backed Investment Trust

News NYSE Arca has filed a proposed rule change with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an application to list shares in a bitcoin (BTC)...

Kraken $10 Million Equity Sale With BnkToTheFuture Seeks to Democratize Access

News United States cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is offering equity to users in a fundraiser that raised over $6 million in its first day, statistics confirmed on May 21.Kraken,...

Chinese Central Bank-Led Fintech Research Institute Seeks New Blockchain Talent

News A fintech research institute established by China's central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), has posted several new job openings for blockchain talent. The three listings...

Big Four Firm KPMG Identifies Top Four Skills Required for Blockchain Career

News Big Four auditing firm KPMG has identified the top four skills needed for a blockchain-related career, in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on May 16.KPMG suggests...

Blockchain Sister Startups Allegedly Pull $8 Million Exit Scam

News Blockchain startups RepuX and JoyToken have reportedly pulled a joint initial coin offering (ICO) exit scam, according to an exposé by Hard Fork of The Next Web...

Brian Armstrong: Coinbase Custody Has $1 Billion of Crypto Under Management

News During an on-stage discussion at Consensus, Brian Armstrong, CEO of major United States cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, said that its custody service has already received $1 billion in...

Fidelity Investments Seeks Talent for Its Digital Assets Division

News American investment management company Fidelity Investments is seeking talent for its digital asset wing, Fidelity Digital Assets, according to the company’s job offer listing.Fidelity is looking for...