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Crypto Hack Takes Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Offline
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:02:43 +0000

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Another crypto hack has plagued the cryptocurrency space. This time, the New Zealand-based Cryptopia found itself at the center of it. The cryptocurrency exchange announced the news via the company’s Twitter this morning, stating it “suffered a security breach which resulted in significant losses.”

Cryptopia Crypto Hack

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— Cryptopia Exchange (@Cryptopia_NZ) January 15, 2019

The exchange’s website is now completely offline, and the company states that it is undergoing maintenance. However, it is more likely that the team at Cryptopia is trying to track down the hacker and figure ...

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Malaysia Regulates Cryptocurrencies: Traders Must Comply With New Rule
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 18:40:11 +0000

Malaysia regulates cryptocurrencies

Malaysia regulates cryptocurrencies as of today. The new rules affect both digital coins and ICOs (initial coin offerings). Though welcomed by many, the repercussions for those who don’t comply are deemed particularly harsh.

What will this mean for trading?

Malaysia Regulates Cryptocurrencies

The country’s Minister for Finance, Lim Guan Eng, announced that the order to regulate cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings as securities has come into force—effective today, January 15th.

Launching an unauthorized ICO or exchanging in cryptocurrencies without approval could result in a 10-year jail term and a $2.4 million USD ...

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Russia to Avoid US Sanctions with $10 Billion Bitcoin Investment
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 23:25:32 +0000

Russia Bitcoin Investment

According to a Russian economist with ties to the Kremlin, the superpower is preparing a massive $10 billion USD investment in Bitcoin to replace its US dollar reserves. Russia’s Bitcoin investment is a step to minimize US sanctions on the country.

Russia’s Bitcoin Investment

Vladislav Ginko, an economist at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, said the Bitcoin investment was a step taken to avoid US sanctions on Russia.

Ginko believes that Russia’s decision to hold Bitcoin as a reserve currency instead of the US dollar is a move being ...

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Are Stablecoins the Future? The Winklevoss Twins Seem to Think So!
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 21:55:05 +0000

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Are stablecoins the future of crypto? Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Bitcoin bulls and Gemini Exchange founders, seem to think so. This morning, an interview was published by Fortune where the twins discussed their first marketing campaign for Gemini.

Stablecoins and Gemini

The famous twins feel digital currency has a bright future, but there need to be banking-style regulations in order for investors to trust it.

“The idea is that companies that build on top of things like Bitcoin should have regulation that’s thoughtful and that doesn’t stifle innovation,” said Tyler on Fortune’s
‘Balancing ...

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Ethereum-Based “Stock” Exchange DX Plagued with Security Issues
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 21:20:12 +0000

Ethereum

The highly anticipated Ethereum-based “stock” exchange, DX, launched this week! Despite the vast enthusiasm for the project, problems were immediately discovered regarding the company’s security. The launch on January 7th was only a soft launch, but traders aren’t pleased with the lack of security the platform has initially provided.

Ethereum-Based DX.Exchange Flaws

And we are finally live! Welcome to https://t.co/gavrexaT1d! Register now to start trading! #exchangeyourway pic.twitter.com/QN1joUR6SE

— DX.Exchange (@DXdotExchange) January 7, 2019

At launch, the exchange reported a few outages as the site couldn’t handle the traffic that was ...

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