• Bit5ive and Fastblock are now the Official Bitmain Distributors for South America
    BTCMANAGER - 1 hour ago
    Bitmain Technologies, the world’s leading manufacturer of Bitcoin mining equipment, has strengthened its international presence by appointing Fastblock and Bit5ive as official distributors of Antminers in South America. The news was released by Newswire, December 12. Bitmain Aiming for South American Market Share Latin America is becoming what California was…
  • SEC Sues Shopin and its Founders for Fraudulent ICO Project
    BTCMANAGER - 3 hours ago
    The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has dragged the founders of Shopin (SHOPIN) to court for organizing a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO) that enabled them to sell unregistered securities to investors from August 2017 to April 2018, according to a press release on December 12, 2019. SEC…
  • Stellar 2019 Tezos (XTZ) Performance Could Shoot Token into Top-10 Ranking
    BTCMANAGER - 5 hours ago
    After a stellar 2019 performance, Tezos (XTZ) appears set to upstage Stellar (XLM) and break into the top-10 crypto rankings based on market capitalization. Meanwhile, Kraken has joined other crypto exchanges in launching XTZ staking promising returns of up to six percent. XTZ Looking to Upstage XLM According to data…
  • Joe Lubin’s ConsenSys Reportedly Shutters Operations in India and Philippines
    BTCMANAGER - 6 hours ago
    Ethereum blockchain development firm ConsenSys has reportedly shuttered its operations in India and Philippines “due to a realignment of the sales and services team” in the two countries. This, according to a report by Coindesk, December 11, 2019. Company Realignment to Blame Joe Lubin, one of the co-founders of Ethereum…
  • Enjin (ENJ), ICON (ICX) Lands Price-Boosting Listing on Binance.US
    BTCMANAGER - 7 hours ago
    In a blog post published on December 12, 2019, Binance cryptocurrency exchange’s U.S. arm – Binance.US – announced that it will be listing Enjin (ENJ) and ICON (ICX) digital tokens. Binance.US Adds ENJ and ICX Support Binance.US, the U.S.-centric arm of Maltese crypto exchange Binance now allows its users to…
  • Changelly Unchains its Capabilities with a new Fixed-rate Mechanism
    BTCMANAGER - 8 hours ago
    Instant cryptocurrency exchange service, Changelly.com is now empowered with a new fixed rate mechanism, allowing users to lock the current exchange rates for 15 minutes.   Changelly, a non-custodial, secure cryptocurrency exchange, has just launched a new feature, allowing desktop users to benefit from the fixed rate mechanism when swapping crypto.…
  • ING Bank to Offer Cryptoassets Custodial Services by 2020
    BTCMANAGER - 9 hours ago
    ING Bank, a Dutch multinational financial services corporation with total assets of $1.1 trillion, has announced that it’s actively working on its blockchain-based virtual currency custodial platform, to enable its clients to store their bitcoin (BTC) and altcoins securely. Though the custodial solution is still in its early stages, the…
  • Bitcoin and Ether Market Update: December 12, 2019
    BTCMANAGER - 10 hours ago
    The total crypto market cap lost $8 billion of its value since the morning of Monday, December 9, and now stands at $195.5 billion. The top ten coins are all in red for the last 24 hours with Binance Coin (BNB) and Ethereum (ETH) being the worst performers with 2…
  • Bitcoin-Friendly Bank SEBA Expands to Nine More Countries
    BTCMANAGER - 14 hours ago
    SEBA Bank AG, a Swiss-based, lender licensed by the nation’s Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) to offer a range of traditional banking services as well as cryptoassets products to its clients, has now expanded its operations to nine new jurisdictions including Italy, Germany, and Singapore, among others, according to reports…
  • France: Napoleon Bitcoin Fund Launches as First of it’s Kind
    BTCMANAGER - 17 hours ago
    Napoleon Asset Management launched the first Bitcoin Fund in France regulated by Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), an independent public body that is responsible for safeguarding investments in financial instruments. As reported by LesEchos on 11 December, the fund will be accessible only to institutional investors. The First French Crypto…