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Class-Action Lawsuit Threatens Ripple?s Established Market

Ripple

Ripple will have to defend itself in a long-running class-action lawsuit over claims it violated securities laws in selling unregistered securities. In the lawsuit, XRP buyers allege that they lost a substantial amount of money on relying on fraudulent promotional statements issued by Ripple that encouraged them to sell their XRP Tokens.

Court Ruling

The class-action lawsuit takes Ripple into a task for selling unregistered securities in total disregard of security laws in the US. A US District Court has since ruled that the class-action lawsuit can proceed, be it with some caveats.

The ...

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Polkadot Targets Onboarding Ethereum Ecosystem with Chainlink Oracles

Polkadot

Polkadot is readying itself for its expected network launch after it announced its integration with Chainlink oracles on February 25. The progress made with the integrations is an indication of a systematic approach that will allow porting with Ethereum infrastructure.

Polkadot Announces Integrations of Chainlink Oracles

The integration of Chainlink oracles is vital in the creation of Polkadot?s decentralized finance and other smart contracts. Chainlink has finalized the preliminary integration on Kusama, which is a Polkadot canary network synonymous with a testnet.

Following the move, Polkadot developers will now be able to get access ...

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The Libra Association Gets a New Member in Shopify

Libra

The Libra Association has signed up Canadian e-commerce platform Shopify as its newest member as the troubled crypto project looks to get back on track.

Libra has lost several founding members in recent months for a variety of reasons, the most prominent of which was the massive amount of scrutiny leveled at the project. The association was originally made up of 27 founding members; however, several early backers such as Visa (NYSE:V), PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL), and Mastercard (NYSE:MA) all jumped ship before the founding charter was signed, leaving just 21 members.

Vodafone was the most ...

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Whale Transfers 31.30 Million Ripple (XRP) to Bitstamp

Ripple

Over the past year or so, the fintech firm Ripple has come under fire from the XRP community for selling large amounts of the cryptocurrency token. The company holds the highest number of XRP tokens, meaning significant sales at regular intervals have affected the price of the cryptocurrency considerably.

In a new development, it has emerged that more than 31 million XRP tokens were sent from an unknown wallet to the Bitsamp exchange. The transaction was announced by a reliable Twitter account named Whale Alert, which tracks big transactions in the crypto space.

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Over $650K Worth of Tezos Moved to Binance: What to Do Now?

Tezos

Over the years, the crypto space has seen plenty of remarkable rallies, and one of the more noteworthy ones in recent times has been that of Tezos (XTZ). The token has rallied by as much as 400% over the past six months, and when an altcoin rallies so strongly over a sustained period of time, people are bound to take notice.

Key Details

Despite the strong move in the cryptocurrency over the past few days, it should be noted that a large number of XTZ tokens were recently moved to Binance. XTZ tokens worth as much ...

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How Could a Potential Ripple IPO Affect XRP?s Price This Year?

Ripple

Over the past year or so, XRP is probably one of the few major cryptocurrencies that have not enjoyed any meaningful gains, and much of the blame has been laid at the door of the fintech firm Ripple. The San Francisco-based company owns the highest number of XRP tokens.

Uncertainty in the Crypto Market

Currently, the uncertainty in the crypto market has beaten down the XRP price further. However, it is the possibility of an initial public offering from Ripple that has given rise to a fresh debate among analysts.

Earlier this year, the ...

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Ethereum-Built Soccer Game Pens Deal With Italian Giants Juventus

Ethereum

Sorare, a global fantasy football platform built on the Ethereum blockchain, has inked an exclusive licensing agreement with Italian soccer giants Juventus to launch a digital collectibles range of its star players.

Ethereum-Based Fantasy Football

Paris-based Sorare provides a soccer management game with digital cards representing players that fans can collect and trade. The cards represent non-fungible tokens (NFTs) based on Ethereum?s ERC-721 standard. For each player, Sorare issues 1 ?Unique? card, 10 ?Super Rare? cards, and 100 ?Rare? cards in a manner similar to FIFA?s Ultimate Team game mode. The Juventus cards, which will feature ...

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Bitcoin Suddenly Crashes 8% as Momentum Fades After the Recent Rally

Bitcoin

The crypto space can be highly volatile for traders, and over the years, Bitcoin (BTC) has proven to be among the more volatile cryptocurrencies. Over the past few days, the world?s biggest cryptocurrency by market cap had managed to make a comeback of sorts, but the volatility returned once again today. Such volatility was last seen back in November 2019.

Key Drivers

At around 5 in the morning Hong Kong time, the cryptocurrency plunged by as much as 8% within a matter of 45 minutes, dropping down to $9,320 per coin.

While the meltdown ...

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Tezos (XTZ) Outperforms in 2020: Here are the Key Drivers

Tezos

The New Year has seen a degree of a turnaround in the crypto space, as many tokens have recorded significant gains. One notable gainer is Tezos (XTZ). Since the start of the year, the XTZ token has more than doubled in price, and it goes without saying that it could be on the radars of most crypto traders by this point.

More importantly, the coin has managed to break into the top 10 crypto projects by market cap thanks to this rally. Currently, XTZ enjoys a market cap of $1.9 billion. However, this begs the question ...

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Telegram Developers Jump to TON?s Defense in SEC Case

Telegram

A group of Telegram Open Network (TON) developers, calling themselves ?The TON Community Foundation,? have submitted a court document criticizing the SEC?s prosecution of the project.

The former messaging app turned blockchain developer has been embroiled in a long-running suit with the United States Securities and Exchanges Commission, which alleges that US$1.7 billion raised from the sale of ?Gram? tokens between January and March 2018 should have been registered with the authority because the tokens constitute a security. Telegram has consistently denied the accusations and has recently been backed up by the community of international developers ...

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FCoin Closes Down, Reveals $130 Million Bitcoin Shortfall

FCoin

The growth in the crypto space over the past half a decade or so has been primarily fueled by the emergence of crypto exchanges like FCoin, among others. While that may be true, it should also be kept in mind that many such exchanges have floundered due to a variety of reasons, and such a thing has happened with the above-mentioned exchange.

Big Blow

In a new development, it emerged that the exchange has paused withdrawal and trading due to a significant shortfall in crypto assets. It is a problem that could potentially have an effect ...

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Bitcoin Soars 50% So Far in 2020: Will the Momentum Continue?

Bitcoin

Back in early 2019, Bitcoin went on a remarkable rally, and many believed that the cryptocurrency could eventually reach the dizzying highs it had hit in 2017. However, after the first half of the year, the rally fizzled out.

The world?s biggest cryptocurrency has again gone on a remarkable rally over the past few days, and while BTC investors must be happy, some must be wondering whether this is another flash in the pan. Many traders may be wondering whether this is the start of another rally due to definite factors or whether it is just ...

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CME Sees Second-Best Month for Bitcoin Futures Trading

CME

January was the second-best month for CME?s Bitcoin futures trading since its 2017 launch, averaging 10,800 contracts, 69% greater than the average daily volume in 2019. Last month also saw new options on Bitcoin futures picking up pace. Since launch, 466 options contracts, or 2,300 equivalent Bitcoin, have traded?nearly 40% as blocks, showing signs of institutional interest, CME said. It also registered a record monthly average of 56 large open interest holders (entities that hold 25+ contracts).

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) launched its Bitcoin futures options last month, with US$2.3 million traded on the first ...

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Ethereum (ETH) Almost Doubled This Year: Here are the Major Triggers

Ethereum

When Bitcoin was in the middle of its stunning rally last year, Ethereum failed to catch any of this, but things have been quite different this year. It is the second-biggest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, and over the last few weeks, it has left most of the wider market in the dust.

While the rally must come as a welcome boost for ETH holders, it is perhaps also important to figure out the reasons behind the near 100% rise since January. Here is a closer look at some of the factors that were ...

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Ripple Signs Major Agreement with Major National Bank

Ripple

In 2019, XRP did not have a particularly great year despite the bull run in many cryptocurrencies, and much of the blame for this was laid at the door of Ripple. However, the company has made a range of important deals in recent times, and it signed another one on Tuesday.

Ripple for Remittances

The company signed an agreement with another big-ticket customer, and this time it is the National Bank of Egypt. The San Francisco-based blockchain company holds the highest number of XRP tokens, and many have blamed its previous actions for the depressed price. ...

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Libra Vice Chair Unconcerned By High Profile Departures

Libra

Dante Disparte, Vice-Chair of the Libra Association, said that he was unconcerned by recent high-profile departures from the project just two weeks after Vodafone became the latest name to ditch the proposed digital coin.

Speaking to CoinDesk at the World Economic Forum in Davos last week, Disparte said that the Libra project was picking up pace despite huge regulatory resistance to the project and the departure of several of the association?s initial supporters, namely Mastercard, Visa, and Vodafone. He also said that the door remains open for those firms to return to the project in the ...

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Tether Grows as Algorand Finally Adds USDT Tokens

Tether

The crypto sphere has developed at a remarkable rate over the course of the past half a decade, and one of the biggest developments has been the emergence of stablecoins like Tether (USDT). Despite skepticism from many in the crypto space, the stablecoin has continued to grow, and in a new development, it has been added by Algorand.

Major Details

This is a significant development for USDT, but it remains to be seen whether there is any rally in the stablecoin in the coming days. Algorand is one of the most innovative projects and operates a ...

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Bitcoin (BTC) Soars to 4-Month High, Crosses $10K Mark

Bitcoin

At this time last year, Bitcoin was in the middle of a rollicking rally, and the situation seems to have panned out in the same way in 2020. In a development that will come as a big boost for those who have invested in the world?s biggest cryptocurrency, BTC reached its highest level since October on February 9.

The token is back above the level of $10,000, and it remains to be seen if it can go on a similar rally like last year. It should be noted that $10,000 is a level that is regarded ...

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Tezos (XTZ) Soars Over 32% in a Week: Here?s Why

Tezos

Altcoins had a pretty disappointing time in 2019, but since the turn of the year, it has been a different story, and one of the altcoins that could be watched closely at this point is Tezos (XTZ). Over the course of the past seven days, XTZ has enjoyed a sustained rally and has emerged as the highest gainer from among the top 20 tokens among cryptocurrencies by market cap.

In the last seven days, XTZ has gained as much as 32.5%, and over the past 24 hours, it has managed to gain 6.5%. These gains have ...

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Bakkt to Acquire Loyalty Program Provider Bridge2 Solutions

Bakkt

Bakkt has announced that it will acquire loyalty program provider Bridge2 Solutions in a move that could open up a trillion-dollar market for the fledgling crypto exchange, according to the CEO of its parent company, the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

Bridge2 is a loyalty rewards platform for merchants and financial institutions with a combined total of $60 billion worth of reward points, according to Fortune. Bakkt intends to leverage Bridge2?s existing merchant relationships to build out its own consumer app. Bridge2 also operates a pilot project called Loyalty Pay, which, when integrated with Bakkt, will allow merchants ...

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