Monero is in the news again, but this time, it's not something that will make the XMR enthusiasts happy. Crypto exchange OKEx, the unit from Korea, decided to delist all privacy coins including the following: Monero (XMR), Dash (DASH), Zcash (ZEC), Horizen (ZEN) and Super Bitcoin (SBTC). Theblockcrypto.com reported that the transaction support for these … Continue reading "OKEx Korea Delists All Privacy Coins Including Monero (XMR) – Will Other Exchanges Follow Suit? "
Bitcoin-related predictions are getting more and more optimistic despite the fact that the coin hasn’t been surging for a while. The crypto market has instead been extremely volatile during the past few weeks. At the moment of writing this article, Bitcoin is trading in the green on CMC and the most important coin in the … Continue reading "Bitcoin All-Time High And Altcoin Season Are On The Way – Wall Street Analyst Reveals The Trigger"
Ripple and the digital asset XRP have been in the spotlight a lot. Ripple has been promoting all of its products, and the San Francisco-based company has also been boosting the whole XRP ecosystem. Ripple-backed firm XRPL Labs also made a lot of moves to support the mainstream adoption of XRP and Wietse Wind managed … Continue reading "XRP Breaking News: XRP Surpassed Bitcoin In Volume On Bitso Exchange"
Facebook has been making headlines in the crypto space since they revealed the new project called Libra. Libra has been threatened by the lack of regulation Libra has been surrounded by various opinions. In the beginning, there was a lot of excitement around the project and then more, and more crypto voices have started to … Continue reading "Facebook’s Libra Will Launch In 2020 Despite The Controversy Surrounding The Project"
The crypto space has been filled with various moves this year so far. One of the main goals has been the mainstream adoption of cryptos, and there have been made a lot of useful efforts in this direction, in order to reach this highly important goal. It’s been just reported that a decentralized crypto exchange … Continue reading "New Decentralized Fiat-To-Crypto Gateway Launched On Ethereum For Visa And Mastercard Users"
The bullish Bitcoin predictions continue despite the volatile market. Today, the crypto market looks good, and the most important digital asset is trading in the green at the moment of writing this article. BTC is priced at $10,347.16. Now, the billionaire investor and Bitcoin bull Tim Draper called his 2022 BTC prediction that the price … Continue reading "Bitcoin Hitting $250k Is A “Conservative” Prediction, Says Tim Draper"
The crypto market has shown a lot of volatility lately, but this did not stop investors from being interested in entering the crypto space. Also, there have been a lot of positive forecasts that have been made regarding the prices of digital assets. The optimistic predictions on crypto continue and this time Bitcoin is in … Continue reading "Bitcoin Price Prediction: BTC To Hit An All-Time High Before The Next Halving"
NASDAQ is making some new waves in the crypto space after showing increased support for the digital assets for a long time. A while ago it was reported that the stock exchange operator decided to add Brave Coin’s XRP Liquid Index (XRPLX) to its platform. Starting May 1st, NASDAQ has been sending real-time data on … Continue reading "NASDAQ Listed A New Index Featuring Six Altcoins; XAI Fund Offers Exposure To Monero (XMR)"
Ripple and the digital asset XRP have been surrounded by a lot of controversies. A while ago, we reported that a crypto influencer created a petition asking Ripple to stop selling XRP. Now the same person has just taken the very first step towards forking XRP. Ripple has been put on notice Back in August, … Continue reading "Crypto Influencer Started “Ripple One” Channel On Discord – Plans To Fork XRP"
Tron was recently in the news when its founder, Justin Sun, said that he’s expecting to launch the next phase of the company’s $20 million buyback plan soon. He is also reportedly planning to reschedule his lunch with Warren Buffet which was canceled a while ago. Tron enthusiasts already know that the project has the … Continue reading "Tron News: Tron DApp Users Increased By 300k In Q2 2019"
Monero has been making headlines a lot this year, and it’s obviously, mostly due to its extremely strong privacy features. Despite the high volatility of the crypto market, interest in the digital assets has been growing and more crypto enthusiasts have been choosing XMR these days, understanding the huge importance of privacy in the crypto … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Is Reportedly Ready To Use Zcoin’s Privacy Protocol"
The crypto market has been extremely volatile these days, and this includes the price of XRP as well. The crypto seemed to recover a few days ago, but then the bears took a bite out of the coin's price. Crypto indicators show XRP's fate AMBCrypto analyzed a few indicators that are important for the coin's … Continue reading "XRP Price Analysis: The Coin’s Momentum Slows Down"
The crypto market has been extremely volatile lately, but this did not stop the positive predictions from pouring like there’s no tomorrow. At the moment of writing this article, Bitcoin is trading in the red on CMC, and the most important coin in the market is priced at $10,326.10. Now, crypto analysts are carefully looking … Continue reading "Crypto Predictions: Bitcoin Forecast – Will The Crypto Be Able To Remain Above The Key Psychological Level Of $10k?"
MoneyGram is in the news again these days. A while ago, we were reporting that according to Ripple’s global institutional markets team’s leader, Breanne M. Madigan, the partnership between Ripple and MoneyGram considerably boosted the XRP trading volume. XRP trading volume, boosted by MoneyGram Back in August, it was reported that citing the statistics on … Continue reading "Ripple-backed MoneyGram Seals A Deal With Visa"
Ripple and XRPL Labs, which is a Ripple-backed company led by Wietse Wind, have been making a lot of efforts to boost the whole XRP ecosystem and trigger mainstream adoption of crypto. XRP heads to thousands of ATMs Ripple’s fundraising and development arm, Xpring has invested $1.5 million in the ATM company called Coinme in … Continue reading "XRP Mass Adoption: The Digital Asset Heads To Thousands Of Crypto ATMs"
Monero is trading higher today, after yesterday it rejected the lower levels. At the moment of writing this article, Monero is trading in the green on CMC, and the privacy-oriented coin is priced at $73.50. According to FXStreet, the resistance level above the price at the moment is 76.716 and the online publication notes that … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Trades Higher After Rejecting Lower Levels In Yesterday’s Session"
Gemini crypto exchange had a great year, and back in February, their efforts have been recognized. Back then, a Forbes report revealed that six blockchain companies —Axoni, Bitfury, Circle, Coinbase, Gemini, and Ripple—would “undoubtedly form some unusual alliances as they evolve past competing against other blockchain startups, to competing in mainstream finance against long-established players.” This … Continue reading "Gemini Crypto Exchange Reveals Bitcoin “Vault” To Custody Assets "
Binance has been recently in the news after it's been revealed that Binance US is launching soon. It's been reported that this new exchange will have strict KYC requirements for users. “KYC will be required for trading on Binance.US. Setting up a new account will require a valid government ID (driver’s license or passport) and social security … Continue reading "Binance.US Adds Support For BTC, XRP, ETH, And More Coins"
If so far, we’ve been flooded by all kinds of optimistic crypto predictions, it seems that now things are slightly changing. It’s been just reported that one of YouTube’s most popular crypto analyst said that he expects BTC to drop even lower in the short term. We’re referring at DataDash – Nicholas Merten who said … Continue reading "Bitcoin (BTC) May Fall To $8,000, Warn Crypto Analysts"
Both Ripple and XRP have been making headlines a lot this year, and the San Francisco-based company made sure to boost the complete XRP ecosystem. XRP has been in the spotlight a lot this year even if the price of the coin did not make any significant movements to the moon, how investors were expecting. … Continue reading "Secret XRP Project Is In The Works, Reveals Crypto Exchange CoinField"
The U.S.-China trade and technology war dominates today’s headlines. The struggle for economic supremacy has resulted in high tariffs and broken technology supply chains, impacting both global businesses and consumers. What can we expect as tensions increase? How will these changing geopolitics continue to impact global business, technology innovation and more? At Swell 2019 Ambassador … Continued
Monero is one of the few coins that are trading in the green today. The crypto market is filled with red prices again, and the privacy-oriented coin is priced at $72.38 at the moment of writing this article. People’s interest in this coin has not disappeared, although the crypto market showed massive signs of volatility … Continue reading "Monero Is Still Struggling Below $75, But Interest In The Privacy Coin Remains High"
Litecoin has a great year so far, with various achievements. Litecoin's halving did not bring a boost for the coin's price On the other hand, a while ago, LTC witnessed the halving process, and it was not quite what everyone expected. The Litecoin network experienced its second halving back on August 6. The event saw … Continue reading "Litecoin ATM Network Follows Bitcoin And Surpasses 3,700 Kiosks Globally"
Amazon makes headlines again in relation to the blockchain tech. A while ago, Amazon was surrounded by rumors that involved launching its very own digital asset. Amazon has been rumored to create its very own crypto for a really long time, and when everyone thought that the rumors were long gone, here they are surfacing again. … Continue reading "Amazon Reveals New Quantum Database; Analyzes Its Advantages"
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Cryptocurrencies have been stirring the interest of the general public for the last several years, mostly because of the wild price swings that yielded massive profits for the dextrous speculators. The unprecedented level of security, almost complete non-traceability, superior speed of transactions, and substantially lowers fees are among the factors that facilitated the embracement of … Continue reading "The Stability is Here: USD Tether Comes to 1xBit"
Bitcoin managed to gather the interest of more people this year, and this happened especially after the bulls returned to the crypto market back in April. The market has been extremely volatile during the past few weeks and this was still not enough to stop the optimistic predictions regarding the price of Bitcoin from popping … Continue reading "Bitcoin (BTC) Funds Might Have Vanished When The LN Flaw Was Reportedly “Exploited In The Wild”"
Ripple was pretty successful this year, and the San Francisco-based company was able to seal a lot of partnerships. They also made sure to promote their products, and most of all, Ripple made considerable efforts to boost the whole XRP ecosystem. It's also worth noting that Ripple-backed XRPL Labs and Wietse Wind did the very … Continue reading "Ripple Expansion: The Firm Considers Entering Into The Global Micropayments Industry"
Clint Walker is joining the Supervisory Board of the IOTA Foundation. In this role, along with Richard Soley, Clint will be responsible for the general oversight and guidance of the IOTA Foundation.
Clint lives in Wilmington, Delaware in the United States. He is an attorney and banker by trade. Clint recently retired from Barclays Bank Delaware, a bank that he helped form in 2000, which grew to be the seventh-largest issuer of Visa and Mastercard in the US, with 6,000 employees. Prior to that, Clint was General Counsel of First USA Bank, which at that time was the largest Visa issuer in the world. Prior to that, he also served as regulatory counsel in Washington DC for Citibank. Clint started his career as a litigator for Cravath Swaine and Moore in NYC. In addition, Clint serves on numerous government commissions and charitable boards.
His expertise lies in governance, consumer banking, regulatory affairs, compliance, and controls.
On joining IOTA:
“I believe that IOTA has the very real potential for radically transforming how machines and people interact with each other in a way that will create a new paradigm for conducting business. Whether it is the enablement of novel business models through microtransactions, the cooperation between new and traditional legal frameworks, or the creation of solutions to some of society’s thorniest issues,(e.g., environmental, medical) and everything in between, such as smart contracts and smart cities, IOTA can make this interconnected world a better place. I am excited to join the team and play my role in helping make this happen.”
We are proud to announce Clint Walker as our newest Supervisory Board member of the IOTA Foundation. His combined legal, financial and regulatory experience will be a valuable asset to the foundation as we accelerate our North American expansion efforts. Please give him a warm welcome!
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