Daily Archives: May 10, 2019

Indian Crypto Exchange Coinome Halts Services Citing Regulatory Pressure

Indian cryptocurrency exchange Coinome has announced it will be halting operations as of May 15, ostensibly due to regulatory difficulties Cointelegraph.com News

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Deepdotweb Duo Indicted for Linking to Darknet Markets

Federal indictments unsealed on May 8 have revealed further details of the case against Deepdotweb’s operators. Tal Prihar, 37, an Israeli citizen residing in Brazil, and Michael Phan, 34, an Israeli in Tel Aviv, have technically been charged with money laundering. The feds have made it very clear, however, what they believe the real crime to be: sharing ref links ...

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Funds Are SAFU, but Reorg Is Not: What We Know About the Binance Hack So Far

Hackers stole 7,000 BTC in a highly advanced attack on Binance. All withdrawals and deposits are frozen for a week, but all funds are safe, the exchange says. Learn more about the attack in our follow-up Cointelegraph.com News

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What equals justice for opioid crisis: Help victims or punish Big Pharma?

As hundreds of lawsuits against opioid manufacturers, distributors, and retailers chug through the U.S. legal system, a trio of recent decisions gives a hint of what may be coming. On May 2, a Boston jury convicted the onetime billionaire CEO of Insys Therapeutics and four former executives on racketeering charges, in connection with bribing doctors to prescribe opioid medication to ...

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Blockchain Entrepreneur, Ontario Regulators Seek Settlement in Namedrop Scandal

The Ontario Securities Commission and the CEO of blockchain firm NextBlock are seeking a settlement over allegations of dishonest tactics for attracting investment Cointelegraph.com News

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Nordic Banking Giant Nordea Opens Blockchain Trading Platform to More Clients

Nordea is now allowing small and medium-sized enterprises to use its blockchain platform we.trade Cointelegraph.com News

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Renewed Market Growth Has Sparked Demand for Crypto-Backed Loans

With cryptocurrency markets back to life, hodling sounds like a smart strategy once again. Cryptocurrency owners are now more likely to pledge coins to borrow fiat if they need it, rather than sell their appreciating digital assets. The spread of crypto-backed loans could also be a good indicator of investor sentiment. According to a source from the industry, the customer ...

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Bitcoin Price to Hit $7,200 After Demonstrating Bullish Signs?

Yesterday crypto markets dropped following reports that leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance had been hacked. However, the impact of the developments is minimal, and Bitcoin price managed to hold steady at more than $ 5,800, continuing the upwards trend towards the $ 6,000 mark. BTC Holds Above $ 5,800 A popular analyst has projected that if BTC continues with the upward ...

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