Would You Trade on a Cryptocurrency Exchange Run by Riot Blockchain?

As cryptocurrency trading goes, U.S. residents have access to an enviable array of exchanges and investing platforms. Though barred from some offshore giants like BitMEX and Huobi, it’s tough to complain when platforms such as Gemini, Coinbase, Binance, Bittrex, and Robinhood leave investors with options designed for customers of virtually every skill level and trading …

90% of Employees at Crypto Exchange Binance Receive Salary in BNB

At the Liechtenstein Cryptoassets Exchange (LCX), Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao told TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington that 90 percent of the exchange’s employees receive their salaries in BNB. “Just one of the interesting things @cz_binance told me this week at LCX event: 90% of binance employees choose to receive their salary in BNB tokens. Smart people,” …

Decentralised Capital Launches Australia’s First Cryptocurrency Vault

Blockchain and investment company Decentralised Capital has announced the launch of Australia’s first ever cold storage vault for digital assets. The vault was created in partnership with Custodian Vaults, a subsidiary of precious metals firm Pallion Group. According to Stephen Moss, founder and director of Decentralised Capital, the new crypto vault is expected to take …

Crypto Exchange Coinbase May Apply for a Banking License: Report

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Cryptocurrency brokerage firm Coinbase has met with US regulators to discuss applying for a banking license, according to an anonymous source familiar with the matter. The Wall Street Journal reports that the firm, one of the largest in the cryptocurrency industry, …

Nvidia Made $289 Million from Cryptocurrency Mining in Q1

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Nvidia, the world’s largest GPU Manufacturer, posted their earnings call for the first quarter and reported revenue of $3.21 Billion, which was more than the estimates of $2.89 Billion.  According to the report, the company made $289 Million — 9% of …

Japanese Banking Giant SBI Invests in Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet Maker

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. In its ever-expanding foray into the cryptocurrency sector, Japanese financial group SBI has now invested in a Taiwan-based cryptocurrency hardware wallet developer. SBI Holdings, the financial services division of Japan’s SBI Group, has announced its 40% ownership stake in Taiwanese crypto hardware …

Crypto Exchange Poloniex Acquisition Rumored to Have Cost Circle $400 Million

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Fintech startup Circle reportedly paid $400 million to acquire cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex, positioning the institutionally-backed company as a direct rival to Coinbase in the US market. Poloniex Acquisition Rumored to Have Cost Circle $400 Million On Monday, CCN reported on Circle’s acquisition …