First Institutional Cryptocurrency Exchanged Launched by LMAX Exchange Group

LMAX Digital, the first institutional cryptocurrency exchange, was launched on May 21 in London offering support for the top five coins by marketcap. LMAX exchanges have seen over $10 trillion in fiat currency traded and have institutional clients in over 100 countries. LMAX Moves to 'Legitimise' Cryptocurrencies CEO David Mercer said: “The rise of institutional … Continue reading First Institutional Cryptocurrency Exchanged Launched by LMAX Exchange Group

Zilliqa to shard before Ethereum

While Zilliqa puts the finishing touches on its product, Ethereum is rushing through a quick fix to keep up. An extract from Ethereum's github describes their initial sharding phase as a "quick and dirty form of medium-security¹." The founder has recently said that phase one "is getting something like being already done," as reported by CoinDesk², … Continue reading Zilliqa to shard before Ethereum

Dog-coin outshines Bitcoin

A dog-based cryptocurrency is achieving Satoshi Nakamoto's vision of "electronic cash"¹ by being used online in everyday situations. This contrasts mainstream cryptocurrencies which are becoming 'stores of value' as they struggle with high transaction fees and users hoard their coins hoping for the value to increase. As Dogecoin (DOGE) is based on a meme about … Continue reading Dog-coin outshines Bitcoin