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Crypto Briefing：Is This A Win for KIN.mp3
Today’s subject is KIN, a new ecosystem token that’s trying to build a new blockchain for social media. Kin raised $100 million in last year’s ICO, quite a bit of which has been earmarked for developers on the platform. KIN has seen sharp gains over the past 24 hours, but does that make it a winner? [Intro] Hi, it’s Kiana Danial, CEO of Invest Diva and author of Cryptocurrency Investing For Dummies which, by the way, you can get for free on InvestDiva.com.And I’m very keen to tell you all about KIN, but before we get started, if you’re watching on YouTube, don’t forget to subscribe to the channel by clicking on the red subscribe button to get these video briefings as soon as we publish them. KIN has been on the rise, but is this a win for Kin? To find out, let’s take a look at what Kin is -- and isn’t. Unlike most Cryptocurrencies, Kin wasn’t created by a startup--instead, it was launched by Kik, a huge social network with over nine million active users. Using the Kin toke...
2gether Announces Launch Of Prepaid Crypto Debit Card ETHNews Brief.mp3
At launch, the card will be available for 19 eurozone countries and will offer seven cryptocurrency payment options. But the shuttering of another crypto debit card, Shift, suggests there might not be much of a market yet.
North Korea stockpiles Bitcoin.mp3
The Democratic Republic of North Korea currently holds just under $700 million in Bitcoin as well as other cryptocurrencies. This news comes according to a new report by the United nations.
Two Dr. Dooms weigh in on the future of Bitcoin.mp3
Next we have a tale of two men known as Dr. Doom. Marc Faber, a Swiss investor and crypto skeptic has done a u-turn on his previous stance and purchased Bitcoin.]
Fidelity national launched multi-billion dollar Merger.mp3
Fidelity national launched multi-billion dollar Merger SUBTITLE: Fidelity National Information Services recently merged with Worldpay. The company is a UK based payment processor which has been valued at around $35 billion
Coinbase rises fees on Traders.mp3
Coinbase is facing one issue after other. It began losing clients recently due to an issue with XRP sent out without destination tags. Coinbase customer service told users of the platform that if they failed to include the proper destinations tags they could considered the assets permanently lost.
The Marshall Islands launch the world's first National Crypto.mp3
The Republic of the Marshall Islands is launching the the world’s first national cryptocurrency. The virtual asset, dubbed the Sovereign will be issued in both a digital and physical banknote form.
IBM doubles down on blockchain security Patents.mp3
IBM recently received a patent for a technology which stands to help with permissioned blockchains. It reportedly is aimed at stopping replay attacks
This week in Bitcoin - Mar 18th, 2019—99Bitcoins.mp3
- Samsung S10 wallet won't initially support Bitcoin- Canaan raises hundreds of millions- Canadian police searching for Bitcoin thieves- Mark Karpeles gets suspended jail sentence- Tether's new terms spark fractional reserve concerns
Vitalik Buterin talks blockchain and Charles Hoskinson criticizes Bitcoin mining.mp3
Ethereum founders Vitalik Buterin and Charles Hoskinson spoke before an enthusiastic crowd at the 2049 Hong Kong crypto event. Buterin said non-financial blockchain use cases face more challenges than those that are. Hoskinson had a few words to say about decentralization and Bitcoin mining.
Is Tether backed by Fiat Website changes seem to say otherwise..mp3
Stablecoin giant Tether recently updated its website to state that the company’s reserves are not backed by one-to-one by the US dollar. Language explaining the product previously stated that each Tether would always be backed one-to-one by traditional fiat currency held in reserve.
Dash gets a boost with PolisPay.mp3
Cryptocurrencies have gained global recognition as a store of wealth, but it has yet to achieve its original goal of becoming a true payment solution. PolisPay has recently added the Dash cryptocurrency.
Tron makes major moves aiming to make TRX a top four crypotcurrency.mp3
Tron is another of the crypto and blockchain projects out there taking steps to ensure its place in the industry. Binance, Ripple, Cardano, and Ethereum are a few of the other startups making noise and getting noticed. Justin Sun, the CEO and founder of Tron, a leading platform for developing and deploying decentralized applications, has announced plans to give away $20 million in an airdrop to TRX holders as he continues to take steps to move up in the Top 100 Crypto list.
US lawmakers take aim at the financing of terrorism in Crypto.wav
Lawmakers in the United States have passed a bill which aims at financing terrorism through cryptocurrencies. The bill is known as the FinCen Improvement act and it was introduced in February of this year and subsequently sent to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
US SEC tours the country in search of better understanding of crypto.wav
The Securities and Exchange Commission in the United States is moving closer to gaining a greater understanding of the federal crypto community. In typical American fashion the SEC is going on a road trip. It will begin on March 26th in the tech hub of San Francisco at the Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology.
Canada seeks crypto regulation implementation after Quadriga CX debacle.wav
The Quadriga CX debacle is far from over, but it’s already sparking the development of legislation. The Canadian Securities Administration released a consultation paper in hopes to create an umbrella framework for cryptocurrencies.
US Senator recommends blockchain for greater government transparency.wav
The Republican leader in the US House of Representatives is calling for exploration of blockchain technology as a tool to foster efficiency in government. Kevin McCarthy spoke to the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress.
Thailand's SEC greenlights the countrys first ICO portal ever.wav
The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission approved the country’s first Initial Coin Offering portal. This goes a long way to creating a legislated fundraising space for crypto companies. Currently, new guidelines regarding Security Token Offerings are being prepared as well.
Coinbase lists XLM, Stellar partners with IBM for global payments.wav
Stellar Lumens is the next cryptocurrency to achieve listing on the Coinbase exchange. Coinbase Pro recently announced that it will begin accepting deposits of XLM as soon as enough liquidity is established in the ecosystem.
Could Cardano be bigger than Amazon and Google and its ADA token bullish in Q2.mp3
Charles Hoskinson’s Cardano project is making significant technological advances and could become as big as Amazon and Google. The Cardano ADA altcoin is expected to see a significant price increase in Q2 thanks to the launch of Shelley.
Whats cryptocurrency 75% of the United Kingdom residents do not know.mp3
While cryptocurrencies are rising in global adoption and use, people in the United Kingdom don’t seem to notice… According to a recent survey by the UK’s financial watchdog, the Financial Conduct authority, 73 percent of consumers don’t know what cryptocurrencies are.
Texas doesnt mess with anonymous cryptocurrency transactions.mp3
The conversation surrounding digital assets continues to develop in the United States where lawmakers in Texas have launched a draft bill against anonymous crypto. The reasoning behind this is to stop purchases using digital currencies outside of state lines
The Duma enacts new digital rights law to spur a new era of economic development.mp3
The State Duma, Russia’s parliament, has enacted a new law aimed at kicking off a new era in the development of the digital economy. The law defines how digital rights can be exercised and transferred. It also establishes the rules for digital transactions, including contracts. Vyacheslav Volodin, the chairman of the State Duma, said the new digital rights law marks a new are of rights of the people of Russia.
Germany to roll out blockchain strategy by July.mp3
Germany is poised to have in place a national blockchain strategy by July of this year. But while the government is working hard to get this done, some lawmakers believe the plan should include a regulatory framework for crypto trading and token issuance
Blockchain island Malta, teams up with CipherTrace to monitor Transactions.mp3
Malta’s financial watchdog has partnered with blockchain startup CipherTrace assigning it the task of monitoring crypto activity in the Mediterranean island nation. The firm is now responsible for overseeing all regulatory processes and auditing the risk management of cryptocurrency firms that are licensed in the so-called Blockchain Island
Fidelity Investments ventures into crypto and digital asset custody service.mp3
Invesco claims to launch world's largest blockchain ETF on London Stock Exchange.mp3
A blockchain ETF which touts itself as the world’s largest, is launching on the London Stock Exchange. Financial management company Invesco currently controls over $800 billion in assets. The open ledger focused ETF will include 48 companies with exposure to the decentralized technology.
US SEC's Crypto Mom advocates in favor of self-regulation of the crypto market.mp3
Commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission Hester Peirce is once again on the crusade for cryptocurrencies. She is advocating for the self-regulation of cryptocurrency markets instead of imposing central control onto the digital asset market. She made her statements during a public talk with previous Commodity Futures Trading Commission chairman Gary Gensler.
A fifth of the world's crypto mining is in the hands of university students.mp3
A new report by Cisco Security has found an unlikely sector for to be the second largest crypto mining community. College campuses, as it turns out are carrying out around 22 percent crypto mining. This is likely due to the fact that college students tend to be tech savvy and privy to unlimited free electricity in their dorm rooms.
Mining is still profitable with the right software or appropriate crypto company.mp3
Matt Hawkins and Duncan Cook founded Cudo in 2017 in the United Kingdom. The firm has found ways to simplify cryptocurrency mining for users both casual as well as those more sophisticated. Amid a bearish crypto market that has seen mining operations shut down, Cudo claims to make mining altcoins profitable.
Fidelity Investments rolls out crypto custody and trade execution operations.mp3
Financial giant Fidelity Investments has launched its new crypto custody and trade execution operations. The new division of the company is called Fidelity Digital Assets, which is making steady progress towards providing Bitcoin trading and custody services for large financial institutions.
14-year-old bug in WinRAR could put at risk crypto wallets of millions of users.mp3
On Reddit, crypto enthusiasts have warned about the existence of an exploit on a standard version of WinRAR that enables the potential theft of coins. The bug has allegedly been around for 14 years but has only recently come to light. The Reddit users assure that WinRAR is one of the most common pieces of software out there with an estimated 500 million users.
Germany gets ready for its first security token offering.mp3
German crypto lending platform Bitbond are launching Germany’s first security token offering. Given that Germany has one of the most robust financial frameworks in Europe this could indicate a seed change in continental policy towards security tokens.
QUADRIGA WIDOW SEEKS REIMBURSEMENT.mp3
The QuadrigaCX Saga continues with Jennifer Robertson, widow of Gerald Cotten looking for a reimbursement of 300,000 Canadian Dollars in court-approved creditor protection for Quadriga CX.
Russia to ban anonymous crypto trading in a bid to fight corruption, money laundering.mp3
The Russian parliamentary Committee on Financial Markets is mulling adoption of rules to ban anonymous cryptocurrency. More specifically, the financial watchdog wants to amend the present know your customer regulations for buying and selling Bitcoin and other virtual assets.
Blockchain could have helped dealing with the 2008 global financial crisis- CFTC.mp3
The global financial crisis of 2008 would have been managed significantly better with blockchain technology. Christopher Giancarlo, head of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (СFTC), claimed blockchain would have transformed regulators’ real-time responses to the crisis.
COLORADO OPENS ITS DOORS TO BLOCKCHAIN BUSINESS.mp3
Colorado opens its doors to blockchain businesses. This comes from crypto boosting Governor Jared Polis. The co-founder of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus spoke highly of efforts by his predecessor John Hickenlooper who was responsible for creating the Colorado Blockchain Council.
eToro launches a crypto trading platform and wallet for US users in 32 states.mp3
Israel-based trading platform eToro has launched a cryptocurrency exchange and crypto wallet service in 32 states and territories in the United States. On Thursday, the firm announced it now allows US customers to trade 13 unspecified crypto assets. eToro also announced that multi-asset trading is scheduled for launch in Q1 of 2020.
Binance halts cryptocurrency exchange operations for an 8-hour upgrade.mp3
Binance has announced it will perform a scheduled eight-hour system upgrade in the early hours of Tuesday, March 12th. One of the world’s largest crypto exchanges released a statement this Monday notifying its users that it will suspend deposits, withdrawals, and trading during the upgrade period.
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