Author: Nathan Bentley

Retail Giants Continue To Expand Blockchain Operations

Walmart, the United States based retail giants are becoming well versed in the world of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. They are making waves in ensuring their companies products and services take a sturdy advantage of the blockchain revolution. As a result of this, Walmart seem to be creating innovative new ideas before applying for patents. They seem to want to monopolise the blockchai...

ReddCoin Skyrockets With Phore Announcement

We have very recently seen ReddCoin skyrocket with a new announcement that will see the ReddCoin project move alongside Phore Blockchain, a cryptocurrency and blockchain based project that enables transfers through a standardised ecosystem. With this news, ReddCoin managed to jump up from a value of $0.0050, up to $0.0057, and is continuing to climb. At the time of writing, ReddCoin is up 4.03%. J...

Bitcoin Cash To Be Taken Offline

Bittrex, is one of the worlds leading cryptocurrency exchanges. With a market capitalisation of $36,883,136.00 at the time of writing, it is clear to see the full scale of Bittrex’s size and dominance. Moreover, Bittrex supports just shy of 300 cryptocurrencies and trading pairs, thus, you can see why Bittrex may be considered as one of the biggest exchanges to date. Therefore, this latest announc...

Here’s What Cryptocurrencies Would Look Like As A World Cup Team

With the FIFA World Cup in Russia well under way, we wanted to explore how cryptocurrencies could line up as footballers, based on their personalities and characteristics. Which cryptocurrency would make a good goal keeper, which cryptocurrency would you have up front, which cryptocurrency would make a good captain and, most importantly, which cryptocurrencies would you leave to warm the bench? GK...

eToro Domination Continues With Potential London Trading Desk

eToro is a cryptocurrency platform that seems to be expanding at an alarming rate. eToro news is rife and the company seems to be constantly hitting the headlines for all the right reasons. Next up, recent reports state that eToro are looking to open a physical cryptocurrency trading desk in London, in a move that would surely cement eToro’s reputation in the capital and would give a whole host of...

The Crypto Refresh June 17th 2018

We are back again with our weekly refresh of all things crypto. The crypto refresh is designed to bring you a weeks’ worth of cryptocurrency news in a bitesize format. We appreciate that you might not always have time to trawl through the headlines so therefore, each weekend we summarise the best bits for you. Of course, this is a concise version of events, we can’t fit it all into the crypto refr...

Ripple To See A Positive Trend With This News

The company Ripple, which straddles the world of virtual currency and cross-border remittances, is left calm and collected by RBI’s (Reserve Bank of India’s) restriction on how banks carry out their dealings with cryptocurrencies. The company is betting on Basel norms and the Reserve Bank of India’s own panel report on cryptocurrencies for the new framework that could bring about rescinding the ba...

Big Brother Is Watching As Venezuelan Authorities Move To Monitor Bank Accounts

Reports out today suggest that the Venezuelan Government have now started to monitor traditional bank accounts in order to source and locate cryptocurrency related transactions. Those found to be engaging within cryptocurrency are to be severely punished. It’s a little bit like something out of Charlie Brookers Black Mirror and thus, people are feeling a little bit uncomfortable about it. Accordin...

London Block Exchange To Strike Deal With UK Bank

London Block Exchange, a leading UK based crypto provider is alleged to be pairing up with a new UK based bank, ClearBank. ClearBank is the UK’s first modern clearing bank and aims to create new standards for market competition and transparency. Through ClearBank, customers are able to make payments faster in the most cost-efficient way. ClearBank provide services for agency baking, transaction ba...

Oxford University Are Developing A University On The Blockchain

A team of professors and researchers from Oxford University are working together to establish the worlds first Blockchain University. The team are fully set on ensuring that this new idea can become a real-world educational institution and already, the team are seeking degree-granting powers from regulators within the European Union. Should these powers be granted, the Blockchain University, estab...

New Partnership Is Good News For Electroneum

Electroneum have recently announced a new partnership which is set to bolster the innovative reputation of the Electroneum project. Whilst the value of the currency doesn’t seem to have responded to the announcement specifically, the announcement does mark good news for the Electroneum team. At the time of writing, Electroneum is valued at $0.014, up 2.53%. As it stands, Electroneum is currently r...

Ripple XRP Unlikely To See $1.00 By Year End

Following on from yesterday’s reports regarding the Finder cryptocurrency price predictions, today we are turning to the research team’s projections of Ripple XRP’s performance through the rest of this month, leading up to the end of the year. You can see the full ‘Cryptocurrency predictions for June 2018 report’ for yourself, here- https://www.finder.com.au/cryptocurrency-predictions Just to re-c...