COSS progress towards fiat integration and KYC checks in move towards becoming Coinbase competitor

COSS, a new cryptocurrency exchange, has announced it is making progress towards Know-Your-Customer (KYC) checks and fiat integration in a move towards competing with popular cryptocurrency exchanges. In an email, COSS said: "The successful completion of the KYC testing will bring us closer to fiat implementation." Fiat implementation is scheduled for April 2018 with support … Continue reading COSS progress towards fiat integration and KYC checks in move towards becoming Coinbase competitor

Verge raises 75 million XVG for major partnership to be revealed on April 16

Sunerok: "Verge dev here, I just packed all my bags and I'm gonna be buying a little island with all the verge you guys donated. So, thank you so much. Just kidding." The possibility of "the largest partnership in crypto to date" was announced by Verge on March 22, requiring 75 million XVG ($3 million) … Continue reading Verge raises 75 million XVG for major partnership to be revealed on April 16

Bitcoin miners to be hit with huge fines?

  Blockchains record pseudonymous transactions that cannot be altered. This sounds like it complies with data protection and the GDPR soon to be enforced but it's not that simple. 1) Transactions can be linked to real world people. There are several ways in which transactions can be connected to a person. For a start, many … Continue reading Bitcoin miners to be hit with huge fines?

Ripple Q4 report – Summary / Analysis

The main highlight is the price increase of 887% (quarter-over-quarter). In comparison, ETH gained 147%¹ and LTC, 311%¹. Big developments: American Express / Santander partnership Connection of Korean banks to the Japan Bank Consortium Activation of escrow The report acknowledges that neither of the first two developments above are using XRP. This is a major … Continue reading Ripple Q4 report – Summary / Analysis