Author: Blockchain Stats

Vontobel, Major Private Swiss Bank, Offers Institutional Clients Regulated Crypto Custody

One of Switzerland’s major private banking firms, Vontobel, is offering regulated cryptocurrency custody services to institutional clients such as banks, fund managers, and crypto asset managers. The newly launched crypto custody solution is named “Digital Asset Vault” and…

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Bitmain Abandons Amsterdam Operation to Pursue Long-Term Road Map

Bitmain Technologies, the cryptocurrency mining giant headquartered in Beijing who are responsible for the vast majority of ASIC mining devices, has undergone a series of mass layoffs due to the dramatic cryptocurrency bear market which has resulted in a…

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China Introduces New Anti-Anonymity Regulations to Enable “Orderly Development” in Their Blockchain Industry

The Chinese blockchain industry is about to come under heavy scrutiny as the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) has introduced new regulations for blockchain firms operating in the country. The regulatory body published this announcement on their website, stating that the new…

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Over 4,000 Crypto ATMs Worldwide, With Nearly 5 New Ones Installed Everyday

Despite bearish conditions in the overall crypto market, the installation of new cryptocurrency ATMs is steadily growing. According to data and statistics gathered by Coin ATM Radar, the installation of new ATMs worldwide has surpassed the 4,000 mark and…

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The North American Bitcoin Conference Will Feature Industry and Thought Leaders in the Space

Welcome To Miami! The North American Bitcoin Conference is back in sunny South Florida. From January 16 to 18,, cryptocurrency enthusiasts from all over the world will gather to hear keynote speeches from some of the top thought…

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18 Technology Deployments, VeChain Thor Mainnet, and More

Although 2018 saw dramatic sell-offs in the cryptocurrency markets, the amount of development across the entire blockchain industry was phenomenal. Serious and genuine projects flourished despite harsh market conditions, while other projects failed and died. One cryptocurrency project that came…

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Regulatory Authorities in Thailand Grant 4 Crypto Businesses Licenses

The crypto industry is booming in Thailand and Southeast Asia as regulatory authorities validate the industry with proper regulation. The SEC in Thailand has been very proactive about regulating crypto businesses in the region, and has just recently…

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Colorado Senators Introduce “Digital Token Act” to Exempt Digital Assets From Securities Laws

Colorado senators Stephen Fenberg and Jack Tate have filed a bipartisan bill, titled the “Colorado Digital Token Act,” that would attempt to exempt digital tokens from securities laws. The bill reads, The bill provides limited exemptions from the…

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Russia May Put $10 Billion into Bitcoin in Q1 2019

Russian Economist Vladislav Ginko has said that he expects the Russian government to invest at least $10 billion from its national reserves into Bitcoin in the first quarter of 2019. The investment, he believes, will help alleviate some…

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UNICEF France Now Accepts Donations in the DAI Token

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) France has announced that it now accepts donations in the DAI cryptocurrency, which adds to a growing list of accepted cryptocurrencies, of which there are now 10. The announcement reads,…

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