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Bittrex created an international business unit outside of the US

A bitcoin-exchange Bittrex has announced the opening of an international unit, which will focus on the company’s activities outside the United States. The company also announced the launch of a new platform of digital assets in Malta. As stated in the statement of the Seattle-based exchange, Bittrex International should become the “leading force of the

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Bank of America patents a system for storing data on crypto transactions

An application for innovation called Block Chain Encryption Tags was sent on April 18, 2018. It elaborates on a technolodgy designed to record and securely store data on cryptocurrency transactions carried out by companies. Its text is posted on the website of the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on August, 23. The system includes

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SEC issued a lifetime ban on trading securities for ICO fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) brought to justice the head of ICO Tomahawkcoins, David T. Lawrence, for fraud. He received a lifetime ban on trading securities and was charged $ 30,000 for his delict. As reported, earlier Lawrence had already been found guilty of fraud associated with trading. Lawrence is the head of the

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Military blockchain: new defense policy of the US includes DLT application

Donald Trump signed a bill on the national defense policy, which elaborates on the blockchain implementation. In particular, in Section 1646 called “Briefing on the Use of Cybers Technology of Blockchain”, the piece of legislation describes the use of blockchain in national protection and the applicability of distributed ledger to protect confidential information. It encourages

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State of West Virginia introduces blockchain-related voting in all districts of the region

The state authorities of West Virginia made mobile voting application available on blockchain in all 55 districts of the region. This will allow absent voters who serve in the army to remotely vote in midterm elections. In this spring , as part of the elections to the West Virginia Senate, military personnel and their families

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In Coinbase starts to work a committee of political action

The American crypto-related company Coinbase has formed the Political Action Committee (PAC).     Political action committees in the US are pools of organizations with common or related political objectives that jointly finance candidates’ campaigns for public office, actions for or against certain legislation, and other election initiatives. As of June 30, Coinbase did not

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A US Congress member is against mining and purchase crypto

Brend Sherman, a Congressman, during the hearings of the Financial Services Committee has claimed that american authorities should impose a ban on the purchase of crypto and their mining. According to Sherman, crypto may become a form of money, but currently they are used by rogue states to bypass American sanctions or by individuals to

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Satoshi unveils his book which will answer the main questions

Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of the first Bitcoin cryptocurrency, may publish an autobiography that reveals not only his personality, but also a number of other issues concerning crypto community. The information was published by an unknown author on the site nakamotofamilyfoundation.org, where even an alleged preview was published – 21 pages from the future book.

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Multicoin Capital advices to invest in EOS and Ethereum

Crypto hedge fund Multicoin Capital believes in prospects of EOS and Ethereum unlike Litecoin and Ripple. “If you told me to pick one token today and come back in 10 years, I’d pick Ethereum,” co-founder of the fund Kyle Samani said. The representative of Multicoin Capital also called not significant a hitch that delayed the

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US court: crypto token is a security

A Florida court has published a detailed analysis explaining how a crypto token is a security. The court considers ICO token satisfies three aspects of what defines an “investment contract” to be recognized as security – it includes the fact that investors can have a profit from the company’s success and the success or failure

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SEC: bitcoin and ether are not securities

At Yahoo Finance’s All Market Summit: Crypto in San Francisco, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Director of Corporate Finance William Hinman said that they would not be classifying ether or bitcoin as securities. Hinman claimed that the SEC will not be altering cryptocurrency and digital asset rules, but rather would be applying them. Previously,

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