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Bittrex set to launch international trading platform in Malta.

By: on October 31st, 2018

Bittrex has announced the launch of a new international trading platform. It is secure, reliable and advanced digital asset platform. It will help in increasing the adoption of innovative technology around the world. It gives a token approval process that will be completed within a week rather than a month.

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Cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp is acquired by NXMH

By: on October 30th, 2018

South Korean Group NXMH acquires Bitstamp, the largest Cryptocurrency exchange in EU. It is an all-cash deal of around $400 million apparently. It will give Customers a great trading experience, Customer service, trading functions, and other operations. It also provides a secure trading environment and strengthens the Bitstamp growth opportunities.

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Cashport: A new Software Developer Kit for Bitcoin cash

By: on October 29th, 2018

Cashport is an offline payment gateway infrastructure. It is simple, safe and secure.  It is developed by the creators of Handcash Wallet. It is basically the new Software Developer Kit (SDK) for Bitcoin cash. Organisations tie up with Cashport for all the services. At present SDK is available for Android and web Typescript system

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WORLD CRYPTO CON LAUNCHES BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT, ARIA HOTEL, LAS VEGAS, 31st OCTOBER 2018

By: on October 27th, 2018

The World Crypto Con Blockchain Experience Kicks off with Bitcoin’s 10th Birthday. Activities include Bloqchain Hackathon, Poker Tournament, eRacing, Token Tank and a Giant Halloween Crypto Party at Omnia Nightclub hosted by Steve Aoki.

LAS VEGAS, OCTOBER 31, 2018 World Crypto Con (WCC), launches the world’s most immersive and interactive blockchain and crypto experience, with an exciting schedule of activities designed for seasoned crypto enthusiasts and for newcomers to join the community and learn more.

The schedule includes over 120 speakers from the growing crypto industry including; BITSHARES, the BITCOIN FOUNDATION, LITECOIN and CEO of WAX together with the launch of the latest decentralized currency exchange, SUPERSONICEX providing the opportunity to learn more about the future of the blockchain technology as well as regulatory developments in crypto affecting the industry as a whole.

The three-day event will take place at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas with registration opening at 11am on October 31, marking the 10th anniversary of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Bitcoin white-paper and serving as a reminder that One Single Bitcoin on 31st October 2016 was worth only $530 and today, only 24 months later, is worth over $6,300 per coin!

World Crypto Con delivers a global stage hosted by Stewart Rogers, VentureBeat’s Director of Marketing Technology, along with Joel Comm and Travis Wright of The Bad Crypto Podcast, and will offer the chance to meet and greet some of the industry’s biggest names.

“World Crypto Con is a huge event covering over 200,000 square feet and over 120 guest speakers. It’s different to other blockchain and crypto events, as it’s not just about networking with industry peers or listening the latest regulatory trends, World Crypto Con goes far beyond that. This event offers an engaging and interactive experience joining together a community and place to immerse the way technology is actually changing the world” said Adam Williams, Co-founder of World Crypto Con.

William’s added; “We are committed to delivering the most engaging set of experiences that go beyond an average crypto conference and embrace community activities such as the Hodl Rally and Tour de Crypto (#cryptokindness) where early crypto adopters meet entrepreneurs, investors, traders, legal professionals and people just curious to lean more, something like this you would not be able to encounter at any other event.”

World Crypto Con features over 150 exhibitors across the 200,000 square feet exhibition floor, including launch of Global Fintech Platform, SuperSonicEx as well as the Token Tank Live Experience and other highlights:

Bloqchain Smart Vegas Hackathon

World-class judges and mentors from top crypto and blockchain companies will be on-site offering advice, mentorship and giving presentations. For the first tiem ever, a new ground breaking crypto-currency will be offered as a prize

Decent.bet Poker Tournament

Decent.bet has teamed with WCC to host an interactive Blockchain Poker Tournament. Crypto and poker enthusiasts will have an opportunity to play with some of the biggest stars in poker.

University Row

Provides future blockchain entrepreneurs with a global stage for their research. Six university teams will present their cutting-edge blockchain research and projects to conference attendees.

World of Mining

World Crypto Con is the first Conference to bring experienced professionals from the world’s most innovative mining-related companies to create a one-of-a-kind mining experience that will drive mining innovation.

Live Art with VESA

Crypto artist and filmmaker VESA will be showcasing his innovative mixed media platform Art For Crypto, which is rapidly establishing new creative standards in the blockchain art space.

Giant “CryptOween” Halloween Party with Steve Aoki

WCC is throwing a massive Halloween celebration with the first annual CryptOween costume party at OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace. The event will be DJ’d by Grammy nominee Steve Aoki and there will be a costume contest with a $1,000 cash or crypto prize for the lucky winner.

Other exclusive conference experiences on the agenda include Blockchain eRacing, YouTube Influencer Meet & Greet, and Monster Security Token (STO) Event.

“World Crypto Con is designed around the core pillars of education, entertainment, and excitement,” added Christopher Herghelegiu, Co-founder of World Crypto Con. “This space doesn’t need more echo chambers, it needs a conference like ours that brings to life the future of this tremendous industry and opportunity.”

Headline speakers include the biggest names in crypto-currency, including Brock Pierce, Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation, Charlie Lee, Founder of Litecoin, Charlie Shrem, Crypto Pioneer and Founder of the Bitcoin Foundation. These together with Bobby Lee, Founder of BTCC, Vinny Lingham, the CEO of Civic, Ronnie Moas, Founder of Standpoint Research and over 100 more industry titans and over 150 exhibitors make this an event not be missed!

There will be major industry announcements on the WCC stage, giving attendees the opportunity to hear first hand, latest new and trading tips in blockchain technology.

Finally, World Crypto Con has teamed up with SuperSonicEx and is offering a whopping 50% off ticket prices, to register visit www.worldcryptocon.com and use the promo code SUPERSONIC50.

 

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Cryptocurrency: What is the future?

By: on October 26th, 2018

Even if it, not cryptocurrency, there is a whole generation of people are going to build better financial services. Crypto has the potential to enter into our everyday lives. In the knee-jerk reaction to the launch, crypto markets were initially propelled to new heights in a sudden spike in the digital asset’s value. But this momentum slowed down and prices started to fall, stabilizing cryptos across the board. As stablecoins provide an exceedingly viable product for crypto-based transactions, questions remain around the level of decentralization.

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Coinbase to list stable coin- USD Coin backed by Circle

By: on October 25th, 2018

This is the first time when Coinbase is going to list Stable coin known as USD Coin, which is backed by Circle. This has been made possible by the partnership of Coinbase and Circle which are top US Cryptocurrency trading platform.  This joint venture between the duos is known as “CENTRE Consortium”.

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Elon Musk tweets !!

By: on October 24th, 2018

In August, Elon Musk had tweeted plans to take Tesla private which caused the firm’s stock price to briefly spike. This led to fraud charges being brought against him by the US Securities and Exchange Commission, which were settled in September. Part of the settlement involves Tesla’s board putting additional controls and procedures to oversee Musk’s communication. But this was in effect only after 90 days after signing it, giving Mr. Musk free reign o Twitter for at least another couple of months.

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Caroline Wozniacki releases personalized Crypto token

By: on October 23rd, 2018

Caroline Wozniacki is the first female athlete to sign a deal with Cryptocurrency exchange GCOX. The launch is scheduled for the first quarter of 2019. To purchase the celebrity tokens, the buyer must first acquire GCOX’s own token called ACM (The ACCLAIM token).

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Bitcoin most popular!

By: on October 22nd, 2018

BItcoin: In the knee-jerk reaction to the launch, crypto markets were initially propelled to new heights in a sudden spike in the digital asset’s value. But this momentum slowed down and prices started to fall, stabilizing cryptos across the board. As stablecoins provide an exceedingly viable product for crypto-based transactions, questions remain around the level of decentralization.

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Sir Richard Branson to Speak at Money20/20 USA Feedzai Frontier Speaker Series

By: on October 20th, 2018

In the latest iteration of the Feedzai Frontier speaker series, Sir Richard Branson, legendary entrepreneur and Founder of the Virgin Group will speak at Money20/20 USA in a headlining keynote session.

NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2018 – Money20/20 and Feedzai have partnered to bring Sir Richard Branson, the legendary entrepreneur, philanthropist and Founder of the Virgin Group to Money20/20 USA for a headlining keynote session. Sir Richard will be interviewed on stage by Feedzai CEO, Nuno Sebastiao, as part of the Feedzai Frontiers Speaker Series and will highlight topics ranging from new technology to entrepreneurism to the future of money.

In Sir Richard’s debut Money20/20 keynote session, Nuno & Sir Richard: New Tech, New Banks, New Frontiers, he will spotlight thoughtful insights and takeaways from his success in business, his philanthropic work with Virgin Unite and his take on the latest technology. Sir Richard has built a globally recognized brand spanning numerous consumer sectors, including financial services where he has recently launched Virgin Money – the UK’s first true national competitor to the status quo. Drawing on his wide range of experiences, Sir Richard will share his experiences and what he has learned through brilliant stories, anecdotes and life lessons.

“I’ve always said ‘screw business as usual.’ All of our Virgin businesses have been built out of frustration – we’ve challenged the status quo and pushed the boundaries. Whether it’s a new bank to challenge the incumbents or launching airlines, hotels and cruise ships which tear up the rule book – there will always be ways to positively disrupt the market for customers and exceed expectations.”

“Money20/20 is excited to partner with Feedzai to welcome Sir Richard to our keynote stage,” said Money20/20 President, Tracey Davies. “Each year, we connect our audiences with the industry’s leading innovators, disruptors and visionaries. As someone who fits into all of the aforementioned categories and so much more, I’m both honored and eager to hear his insights firsthand.”

Feedzai Frontiers is a global speaker series that brings thought leaders, decision makers, and industry titans together at leading conferences to address the most important technological issues and opportunities facing humankind. These voices take a focus on the most pertinent disruptions impacting our society, such as AI and ethics, the reinvention of retail and managing risk in a digital world.

“We’ve had some great speakers join Feedzai Frontiers over the last few years, but it’s not every day that we get time with an iconic figure like Sir Richard,” said Nuno Sebastiao, Feedzai CEO and co-founder. “From overhauling the financial world to our shared experiences supporting space exploration, this is going to be one to remember.”

Sir Richard Branson’s session will take place on Monday, October 22, 2018, beginning at 5:00 pm. To learn more, inquire about attending the CEO Dinner or to register for Money20/20 USA, please visit us.money2020.com.

About Feedzai

Feedzai is the market leader in fighting fraud with AI. We’re coding the future of commerce with today’s most advanced risk management platform powered by big data and machine learning. Founded and developed by data scientists and aerospace engineers, Feedzai has one mission: to make banking and commerce safe. The world’s largest banks, processors, and retailers use Feedzai’s fraud prevention and anti-money laundering products to manage risk, while improving customer experience.

About Money20/20

Founded in 2011, Money20/20 creates destination events where the most innovative people in payments, FinTech and the broader financial services industry connect. Famed for their high-impact networking, the USA edition, held in Las Vegas (October), and Europe edition, held in Amsterdam (June), are widely considered unmissable by the industry they serve. Money20/20 debuted its APAC edition in Singapore in March 2018 and is expanding to Hangzhou, China in November 2018. Money20/20 is the space where the industry’s smartest visionaries and innovators come together to create the future of money. Money20/20 is an Ascential event.

About Sir Richard Branson, Founder Virgin Group

Conceived in 1970 by Sir Richard Branson, the Virgin Group has gone on to grow successful businesses in sectors including mobile telephony, travel and transportation, financial services, leisure and entertainment and health and wellness. Virgin is a leading international investment group and one of the world’s most recognised and respected brands. Since starting youth culture magazine “Student” at aged 16, Richard has found entrepreneurial ways to drive positive change in the world. In 2004 Richard established Virgin Unite, the non-profit foundation of the Virgin Group, which unites people and entrepreneurial ideas to create opportunities for a better world. Most of his time is now spent building businesses that will make a positive difference in the world and working with Virgin Unite and organisations it has incubated, such as The Elders, The Carbon War Room, The B Team and Ocean Unite. He also serves on the Global Commission on Drug Policy and supports ocean conservation with the Ocean Elders.

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