Bittrex Exchange is in Trouble, In-Depth Analysis Reveals

The crypto exchange ecosystem is becoming increasingly cutthroat as major players fight to win the largest share of the market. Bittrex is one exchange right now that appears to be losing the fight.  US crypto exchange, Bittrex, has been losing significant ground to rivals over the past couple of years. So much so that even a series of recent airdrops, promotions, and fee discounts have had little effect on its diminishing market share. In partnershipRead More The post appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

BTSE Crypto Exchange Moves HQ to Offshore Tax Paradise

The BTSE crypto exchange sought a new headquarters after tightening regulations in most regions sparked the search for a more lenient legal climate. BTSE Considers its Dubai Licensing as Insufficient The BTSE exchange, aiming at financial innovation, has been on the lookout for the most suitable residence. Initially, the exchange aimed at moving its registration in Dubai, awaiting clarity on crypto legislation. But despite promises and sandboxing, Dubai has not moved in with clear rules.Read More The post appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

Single Bitcoin Block Moves Funds the Size of Satoshi’s Stash

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The past day saw heightened Bitcoin whale activity, with surprisingly large transactions carried by the blockchain. But one particular block stood out. One Block Contained Nearly 5% of All Bitcoin At block height 606,641, the transactions contained within the 10-minute window totaled 903592.118 bitcoin. This amount is comparable to nearly 5% of the entire bitcoin supply, and is comparable to Satoshi’s stash. Based on estimations, the blocks mined by Satoshi Nakamoto contain between 900,000 BTC

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Binance Set The Stage With Launchpad, Other Major Exchanges Quickly Follow

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Binance Launchpad has proven to be an effective platform for pitching new blockchain-related projects. Now, other well-known cryptocurrency exchanges are also jumping on the same bandwagon with propositions of their own.  The New ICO Hypetrain Earlier in 2019, Binance — which is currently the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by traded volumes — announced that it will feature one token sale every month. This takes place on its exclusive platform, conveniently dubbed Binance Launchpad. So far

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Top 5 Richest Bitcoin Addresses Belong to Exchanges

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The richest Bitcoin addresses are owned by cryptocurrency exchanges. Collectively, these addresses hold less than 3.5 percent of all bitcoins. Richest Bitcoin Addresses Hold $3.1 Billion Not surprisingly, the top 5 wealthiest Bitcoin addresses belong to cryptocurrency exchanges. All of them hold a total of 592,943 BTC, which is currently worth around $3,150 billion. This accounts for roughly around 3.5 percent of the entire amount of BTC. Binance Binance is the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange

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Bittrex Segregates US Traders With Launch Of International Exchange

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US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex confirmed it was relaunching its Bittrex Malta platform as a new exchange for non-US traders. US Traders To Stay On Bittrex.com In a press release and blog post, executives confirmed its new Bittrex International would host all its non-US users when it launched following a “brief evaluation process.” US residents will use a segregated Bittrex.com platform, which will not feature some new tokens available to International account holders. “All customers will

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Ripple’s xRapid Technology Goes Live

On Monday, October 1st Ripple announced that three financial institutions are scheduled to begin using Ripple’s xRapid product to handle international transactions. The announcement was made Monday at Ripple’s annual two-day conference, called Swell. The announcement was made by Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse. Major Breakthrough for Ripple XRapid will be deployed by Catalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union, Cuallix, and Mercury FX. Mercury FX and Cuallix are both payment providers, while Catalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union

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Bittrex Partnering to Launch Cryptocurrency Trading Platform for Latin America and the Caribbean

Bittrex in Partnership to Launch Cryptocurrency Trading Platform for Latin America and the Caribbean

One of the leading US-based cryptocurrency exchanges is partnering up with a fintech company to launch a digital asset trading platform in Latin America and the Caribbean. Focus on User Experience The new digital asset trading platform in Latin America and the Caribbean will supposedly see an enhanced focus on user experience. Bittrex is partnering up with Cryptofacil – a fintech digital asset trading platform which will be responsible for customer operations, support, compliance, marketing,

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Bittrex Delists Bitcoin Gold After Failure to Repay $252,000 in Losses

Cryptocurrency trading platform Bittrex delists Bitcoin Gold trading options after failing to negotiate reparations stemming from a 51 percent attack in May. The Four Day Attack Bitcoin Gold (BCG), a Bitcoin hard-fork released in November of 2017, is continuing to feel the negative effects from a 51 percent attack on its network in May. In this type of attack, the thieves gained the majority control of BCG’s network hashrate, allowing them to modify transactions on the blockchain.

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform Bittrex Invests in Palladium

Bittrex, a US-based cryptocurrency exchange platform, has announced its investment in Palladium, a blockchain firm based in Malta. This investment is the latest in a series of partnerships and collaborations between the two companies.  Details of the Investment Deal According to the Times of Malta, the investment deal sees Bittrex buying up a ten percent stake in Palladium. Bittrex now joins Unikrn and Investar Holdings as the other shareholders in the company. The former owns

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Winklevoss’ Gemini Teams Up with 3 Big Exchanges to Form Self-Regulatory Group

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Four cryptocurrency exchanges, including Gemini – the one founded by the Winklevoss brothers, is purportedly setting up a working group to bring new industry standards. Virtual Commodity Association Working Group (VCAWG) The Winklevoss twins’ cryptocurrency exchange Gemini is teaming up with three other exchanges to form a new self-regulatory organization (SRO) dubbed the Virtual Commodity Association Working Group. The exchanges in the newly formed organization, besides Gemini, are Bittrex, bitFlyer USA, and Bitstamp. Bittrex is

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3 Altcoin Winners and a Loser for the Week (THC, XMR, ZEN and VTR)

With terms like Bull and Bear being thrown around on a daily basis, it is becoming increasingly obvious. No one truly knows when the trends will switch. However, when they do those that remained loyal to crypto will reap tremendous rewards. There are multiple coins this week that should have significant fluctuations in value: THC, XMR, ZEN, and VTR. The Market The crypto market seems to be a tumultuous one with BTC having been as

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Bittrex and Invest.com to Launch New Cryptocurrency Trading Platform

London-based Invest.com and US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex announced their plan to partner up and launch a digital trading platform focused on customers in the European Union.  ‘The Ultimate Platform’ The collaboration between the US-based Bittrex and London-based Invest.com was announced on Thursday, July 5. The new digital trading platform will seek to leverage Invest.com’s portfolio management expertise alongside Bittrex’s existing exchange technology. According to the official press release, the collaboration seeks to provide traders with

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Tether Double-Spend Scare Shows That Exchanges Could Be At Risk

On Thursday, June 28, SlowMist — a private Chinese cybersecurity firm — divulged a potential double-spend in the use of Tether (USDT).  The company’s initial tweet, published in Mandarin Chinese, presented a USDT transaction that had been sent to an unnamed exchange with incorrect field values. This, in effect, allows people to be credited for tokens on the exchange that they haven’t actually sent — otherwise known as a double-spend. 交易所在进行USDT充值交易确认是否成功时存在逻辑缺陷,未校验区块链上交易详情中valid字段值是否为true,导致“假充值”,用户未损失任何USDT却成功向交易所充值了USDT,而且这些 USDT 可以正常进行交易。我们已经确认真实攻击发生!相关交易所应尽快暂停USDT充值功能,并自查代码是否存在该逻辑缺陷。 pic.twitter.com/EPzZIsZFzH —

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Sorry Bittrex, But I’m Leaving You for Binance

It breaks my heart to leave my favorite exchange, but all good things must come to an end as Bittrex is wading right into regulated waters.  [Note: This is an op-ed] Will Bittrex Users Get ‘Poloniex’d’? Bittrex, you’re such a great exchange as you’ve never given me any real problems. Sure, your withdrawal limits (without ID verification) are small. Yeah, your fees were a bit high. But you’ve always been there for me when I

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Bitcoin Traders Rejoice! Bittrex Launches USD Trading Pairs

Seattle-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has confirmed that it has reached an agreement allowing customers to buy Bitcoin with US dollars. ‘It’s Been A Long Path’ Earlier today, Bittrex CEO Bill Shihara announced that the exchange had reached an agreement with New York-based Signature Bank, which – along with other financial institutions –  will hold customers’ USD funds. Initially available only to corporate clients in Washington, California, New York, and Montana, the first USD trading pairs will

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NAGA Coin (NGC) Now Listed on Bittrex

Earlier this week, NAGA Coin gained a prominent listing on the popular US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex. ‘Another Day, Another Exchange’ NAGA Coin (NGC) achieved new listings on the popular cryptocurrency exchanges Bittrex and UpBit. Following NGC’s listing on the US-based exchange, the token’s price spiked from roughly $0.60 to as high as $1.05 — before natural profit-taking and a continued market-wide downtrend pushed the coin back down to what some may consider a very buyable

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NAGA Coin (NGC) Now Listed on Bittrex

Earlier this week, NAGA Coin gained a prominent listing on the popular US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex. ‘Another Day, Another Exchange’ NAGA Coin (NGC) achieved new listings on the popular cryptocurrency exchanges Bittrex and UpBit. Following NGC’s listing on the US-based exchange, the token’s price spiked from roughly $0.60 to as high as $1.05 — before natural profit-taking and a continued market-wide downtrend pushed the coin back down to what some may consider a very buyable

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Tron (TRX) Awakes on Bittrex Listing Boost

Nothing will boost the price of an altcoin better than a listing on a major exchange. They don’t come much bigger than Bittrex which announced the listing of Tron (TRX) a few hours ago. Tron has been lagging since its almighty pump back at the beginning of January. When crypto mania was at its peak, fear of missing out gripped a lot of newbie traders who jumped in on what they thought would be the

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