Tag: bitcoin exchange

New York Stock Exchange’s Parent Company Is Building a Bitcoin Exchange

Financial entities have shown an increased interest in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency. It now appears there are multiple efforts underway which have been kept in the dark for some time. The owner of the New York Stock Exchange, for example, has been working on a Bitcoin exchange. That is a pretty interesting development which¬†could impact the cryptocurrency industry in a positive manner. ICE Wants a Bitcoin Exchange? It is always …
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Globitex Launch Token Sale for Spot and Derivatives Exchange in Bitcoin

  The project, which is co-founded by former Executive Director and Founding Board Member of the Bitcoin Foundation Jon Matonis, aims to scale Bitcoin economically in order to become a truly useful currency of global trade and settlement. 11th October, 2017, Gibraltar, Institutional Bitcoin exchange Globitex, which is currently in limited beta, is holding a token sale to scale up operations with the aim of making Bitcoin a truly global …
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FireEye Report Confirms North Korean Hackers Continue to Target Bitcoin Exchanges

There are some interesting developments taking place in North Korea right now. It appears state-sponsored hackers are actively targeting South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges these days. It may lead to additional hacks affecting such platforms moving forward. After all, there have been multiple incidents affecting South Korean exchanges throughout 2017. North Korean Hackers Target Bitcoin Exchanges According to a new report by FireEye, North Korean hackers have found a new prominent …
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Two Bitcoin Exchanges Were Hacked in South Korea in 2017, Importance of Wallet Security

Two major South Korean bitcoin and digital currency exchanges were hacked in 2017. Yet, users, traders and investors continue to store their bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum, Litecoin and Ethereum Classic on custodial exchanges and centralized platforms. There exists a fundamental difference between a custodial and a non-custodial platform. Custodial wallet platforms and exchanges include centralized platforms such as US-based Coinbase and South Korea-based Coinplug, that have absolute …
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