Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News Summary for the Week of December 2nd, 2018

Sources (linked) for this week’s headlines:

Coin Telegraph

The Daily Hodl

Enjoy, and be well, Everyone.


Cryptocurrency

See the full history of cryptocurrency implementation headlines HERE

Gazprombank Switzerland to Launch Crypto Services Next Year

G-20 Summit Results: Crypto Is Important for Global Economy, Needs to Be Regulated and Taxed

US Needs ‘More Nuanced’ Cryptocurrency Regulations: Academic Paper

Two US Bills Focus on Cryptocurrency Market Manipulation and Improving Regulations

Report: US Congressman Announces Plans for Federal Cryptocurrency and ICO Regulation

Crypto Exchange ErisX Raises $27.5 Million From Fidelity, Nasdaq Ventures and Others  [More posts on ErisX HERE]

Confirmed: Nasdaq’s Bitcoin Futures Will Launch in ‘First Half’ of 2019

Poloniex Joins Fight for Institutional Investor Market With Dedicated Accounts

US Freelancers Want Crypto As Platform

US Treasury Official Calls on Crypto Industry Players to Combat Illicit Use of Crypto


Blockchain

See the full history of blockchain implementation headlines HERE

Over One Third of German Big Business Find Blockchain Tech as Impactful as Internet

Seven EU States Sign Declaration to Promote Blockchain Use

Mastercard Files Patent for Increasing Anonymity of Blockchain Transactions

EU Report Considers Blockchain-Based Digital Identities, Tokenized National Currencies

SBI Holdings, R3 Embark on ‘Joint Venture’ to Boost Corda Blockchain Use in Asia

US Air Force Grad School Issues ‘Blockchain for Supply Chain’ Primer

Binance to Launch Its Own Blockchain ‘Binance Chain’ in ‘Coming Months’

Major Latin American Bank Conglomerate Itau to Create Blockchain Platform for Small Loans

Scalable ‘Blockchain’ Network Seals $35 Million From Sequoia Capital, Huobi and Others

Singapore: State Agency Backs Blockchain Accelerator Launched by Venture Capital Firm

Global Retail Giant Auchan Expands Blockchain Tracking Solution to Five More Countries

Overstock’s Medici Ventures Acquires Stake in Agricultural Blockchain Firm

 


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Purchasing Cryptocurrencies

Looking to start purchasing cryptos? Open an account at Coinbase, and you’ll receive $10 in free bitcoin for your first purchase of $100 or more. Link HERE

Binance is a great exchange to buy and sell cryptos. More Info Here

Kucoin is also a good option for coins not listed on Binance.  More Info Here

Changelly is a good option for exchanging coins without having to use an exchange and the fees are reasonable.  More Info Here


Mining Cryptocurrencies on your PC

Are you new to cryptos and want an easy way to mine them? The easiest way to get started is to use the Honeyminer. More Info Here

If you’re a little more technical, Minergate is a good option as well. More Info Here

Need a good, basic crypto wallet? Download the Exodus wallet


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