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Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap

13 HOURS AGO | by Helen Partz

Crypto markets hold their recent gains, ETH takes back the second position on the market over XRP by market cap.

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Coinsquare’s Investment Subsidiary Launches Two Tech-Based ETFs on TSX Exchange

15 HOURS AGO | by Helen Partz

Coinsquare’s subsidiary Coin Capital has become the 30th ETF provider in Canada with the launch of two ETFs focused on tech and blockchain.

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Celsius Network to Manage Funds for United Nations Initiative

SEP 22, 2018 | by Ana Alexandre

The Celsius Network has become a founding member of the SDG Impact Fund within the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals initiative.

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South Korean Gov’t Pledges Support for Blockchain Startups to Facilitate Industry Growth

SEP 22, 2018 | by Ana Alexandre

The South Korean government has pledged support for blockchain companies to speed up the growth of the industry in the country.

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Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum

SEP 22, 2018 | by Ana Alexandre

The biggest brokerage firm in Brazil, Grupo XP, is planning to launch a crypto exchange in the coming months.

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US Congressman to Introduce Bills Supporting Blockchain Technology, Cryptocurrencies

SEP 22, 2018 | by Ana Alexandre

U.S. Congressman Tom Emmer will introduce three bills to support blockchain and digital assets in the country.

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Report: Hong Kong Stock Exchange Eyeing Blockchain Firm Acquisitions

SEP 22, 2018 | by Marie Huillet

Insider sources have suggested that Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is eyeing takeovers in the blockchain and other tech sectors in a bid to boost it’s revenue ...

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Point72 Exec Leaves the Firm to Launch Crypto Hedge Fund in October

SEP 21, 2018 | by Ana Alexandre

Travis Kling has left Point72 Asset Management to start his own digital assets fund in the beginning of October.

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Japanese Financial Watchdog Launches Investigation Following $60 Million Exchange Hack

SEP 21, 2018 | by Ana Berman

The Japanese FSA has launched an investigation following a $60 million hack of crypto exchange Zaif.

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Bitmain Unveils Next-Generation ASIC Chip to Be Integrated into New Antminer Machines

SEP 21, 2018 | by Marie Huillet

Bitcoin mining behemoth Bitmain has unveiled its next-generation ASIC chip soon to be used in the firm’s new “Antminer” crypto mining machines.

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Swiss Bankers Ease Access for Crypto Startups to Prevent Mass Exodus

SEP 21, 2018 | by Ana Berman

The Swiss Bankers Association has divided blockchain startups in two categories, providing guidelines to prevent a crypto exodus.

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Dutch Supermarket Giant Adopts Blockchain to Make Orange Juice Production Transparent

SEP 21, 2018 | by Marie Huillet

Albert Heijn, Holland’s largest supermarket chain, has revealed it is using blockchain for its own-brand “sustainable” orange juice’s supply chain.

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Petro to Be Used for International Exchange Starting in October, Maduro Claims

SEP 21, 2018 | by Ana Berman

Nicolas Maduro has stated the Petro will “com[e] into play” as a currency for global exchange in October.

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Ripple Passes Ethereum to Claim Number Two Ranking on CoinMarketCap

SEP 21, 2018 | by Molly Jane Zuckerman

Altcoin Ripple has seen daily growth of around 140 percent to overtake Ethereum in market cap rankings on CoinMarketCap.

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IBM Files Blockchain Patent to Tackle Privacy and Security Concerns for Drones

SEP 21, 2018 | by Marie Huillet

IBM has applied to patent a system that would use blockchain tech to tackle privacy and security concerns for drones.

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