Nasdaq would consider trading cryptocurrency, partnered with Gemini

Nasdaq, the second-largest exchange in the world by market capitalization ($9 trillion), is now considering trading of cryptocurrency on its platform. In an interview to CNBC's Squawk Box, Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman told, "Certainly Nasdaq would consider becoming a crypto exchange over time. If we do look at it and say 'it's time, people are ready for a more regulated market,' for something that provides a fair experience for investors." Cryptocurrency or...

Solutions to Scalability: Sharding Explained!

Cryptocurrencies have changed the ways of transactions whether they be business or personal. Below is a graph which shows the number of ethereum transactions per month over years. Image source: Etherscan.io It is impressive that cryptocurrencies such as Ether have grown so much over years. But the problem is that cryptocurrencies were not designed for such a widespread use. And as the virtual currencies have grown, many problems have surfaced. The most important and...

Nasdaq would consider trading cryptocurrency, partnered with Gemini

Nasdaq, the second-largest exchange in the world by market capitalization ($9 trillion), is now considering trading of cryptocurrency on its platform. In an interview to CNBC's Squawk Box, Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman told, "Certainly Nasdaq would consider becoming a crypto exchange over time. If we do look at it and say 'it's time, people are ready for a more regulated market,' for something that provides a fair experience for investors." Cryptocurrency or...

Havven launches eUSD, its first stablecoin

Press Release Australian based cryptocurrency, Havven, has launched the first iteration of its stablecoin, called eUSD. Havven is a decentralised payment network, and eUSD is the initial version of the nomin token, backed by ether, which seeks to keep a stable value of USD$1. eUSD is directly redeemable for ETH, and its release will allow Havven to observe and extract data that will assist in the rollout of the network.    Havven executed the largest...

What to Consider Before Investing in ICO in 2018

In 7 months, ending with July 2017, the Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) was worth $1,242,676,352, with a total market capitalization amounting to north of $100 billion! This serves as a proof that the crypto market has been busy grabbing everyone’s attention as of recently, from traders looking to make a quick buck to specialists who are growing increasingly concerned at its lack of transparency. If you’re looking to invest in...

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