Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Economy & Regulation

‘Amazon of Japan’ Rakuten Launches Crypto Exchange Service

Rakuten, the “Amazon of Japan,” announced the launch of its new crypto exchange platform Monday, August 19, offering spot trading of crypto assets...

Central Banks, Stablecoins and the Looming War of Currencies

A flood of competing stablecoins is coming to the global economy, setting the stage for what could be a climactic battle with the...

Bitcoin Bulls Bask in Latest Legal Defeat for Bitfinex & Tether

By CCN Markets: The bitcoin price moved higher on new legal developments in the ongoing wranglings involving Bitfinex and Tether. On Monday, the...

Judge Rejects Multimillion Dollar Asset Plea in Crypto Fraud Case

A Supreme Court judge in Canada has upheld the seizure of assets in a crypto fraud case Source link

New York Supreme Court Denies Bitfinex’s Lack Of Jurisdiction Claim

iFinex claimed the NY AG lacked sufficient jurisdiction for an investigation into the company's activities. Source link

New York Court Rules That State Attorney Has Jurisdiction Over Bitfinex

The New York State Supreme Court has ruled that Bitfinex is in the jurisdiction of the state’s Attorney General Source link

This S&P 500 Stock Rocketed 13% Higher Because of Strong Consumer

By CCN Markets: The S&P 500 is comprised of nearly a dozen sectors, all of which traded in the green today. Leading the...

Spanish Police Hits Hard on Bitcoin ATMs After Being Used to...

In the mid of July 2019, Bloomberg published a stunning report which indicated that Spanish LEAs are quite concerned regarding the fraudulent use...

How the PlusToken Scam Absconded With Over 1 Percent of the...

On June 27, 2019, a handful of leaders for a wildly popular ponzi scheme that spread across Asia were arrested by Chinese authorities...

Did President Trump Just Paint Economy into Corner with This Tweet?

By CCN Markets: In case there was any doubt, President Trump has made it clear what he believes it will take to jumpstart...