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Boxing Champ Manny Pacquiao Launches ‘Pac’ Token

The well-known boxing champion, Manny Pacquiao unveiled his own self-branded cryptocurrency dubbed as ‘Pac’. this Pac token will be available on singapore’s Global Crypto Offering Exchange (GCOX). After being announced in March last year, the Pac token will essentially be a utility token and will be primarily used by the fans of the boxing champion yo buy his merchandise and get special access to him on his social media profiles.  As reported by CCN: “Besides being a boxer, Pacquiao is also a musician and has several albums under his belt. He has also hosted television shows or acted as himself...

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Ripple’s XRP Now Makes Up For 3% Of CoinGate Payments

Ripple’s XRP token is a cryptocurrency that has been seen as a currency which could sink deep into the worldwide financial market and receive high levels of widespread adoption over the next few years. XRP has got several listings on many different platforms and has achieved some decent popularity in the market. It’s now the third biggest cryptocurrency in the world but about a year it was having an off and on battle with Ethereum for the number two spot. One key thing that drives the dominance of a cryptocurrency though is the high usage. XRP as been attempting to...

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Crypto Derivatives Block Trading Platform Launched By Dutch Exchange & Partner

You may have heard of the Deribit Dutch-based exchange. Well now, the exchange has launched a block trading solution in partnership with American trading communication platform Paradigm. According to a press release, the firms said, that the institutional block trading solution is the first of its kind offered by a crypto-derivatives exchange.  The new block trading solution looks to give institutions the chance to directly negotiate crypto-derivative trades through a chat on Paradigm. So what exactly are block trades? As reported by CoinTelegraph: “Block trades are privately negotiated transactions in futures or options, or spreads and combinations of the two,...

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Crypto Markets Receive A Much-Needed Liquidity Boost

Liquidity is a touchy subject in the crypto world. Exchanges all claim to have it, yet traders frequently bemoan its absence, and the ensuing slippage they are forced to endure. Meanwhile, long-term holders watch anxiously from the sidelines, praying for a major liquidity shot that will entice institutional investors onboard to pump their bags. The truth, as is often the case, lies somewhere in between: the top tier exchanges have ample liquidity to cover spot trading of the leading cryptocurrencies. Step outside of the top 10 coins by market cap, however, and the order books start to get pretty thin,...

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French Authorities Stamp Out Monero Mining Virus

A large Monero based mining virus has been ripping through the blockchain recently, according to reports however, police forces in France have finally been able to exterminate the virus, a virus that started in Paris, and eventually made its way to data stores of Israeli hospitals. According to Finance Magnates: “The cybercrime unit at French police has uncovered and neutralized a virus that secretly infected more than 850,000 devices worldwide to mine a cryptocurrency called Monero (XMR). Monero, as a cryptocurrency focused on privacy and anonymity, was reported as forming the preferred target for miners malware. Dubbed Retadup and originating...

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