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Thailand’s SEC Gives Thumbs Up to XRP, ETC, XLM & More for ICO Trading

The Securities and Exchange Commission in Thailand has recently added to its list of cryptocurrencies that have been given the green light for use in Initial Coin Offerings and as base trading pairs. In the official statement by the SEC, it announced the additions to the list which includes, Ethereum Classic, Litecoin, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Stellar. These digital assets can be used in compliance with the nations legal regulations. The Commission made it clear that it doesn’t see any of the above as legal tender which it highlighted in the statement. This decision comes in accordance with...

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How Stellar’s New Project Will Frighten Ripple

The Stellar based cross-border payment system is getting ready to expand further with IBM in order to cover a big slice of the planet. There are some big plans getting finalised by IBM for its Stellar powered-payment system, Blockchain World Wire. Launched in September, the Head of Blockchain Solutions at IBM, Jesse Lund has recently spoken in an interview on YouTube where he said that “a lot of announcements are coming soon’, but he already spilled the beans on some important details that might make the XLM price shoot through the roof.” Blockchain World Wire is just another example of...

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Why Stellar (XLM) Has More Room For Growth Than Most Large Cap Coins

Stellar (XLM) has reached the far end of the falling wedge it has been trading in. This is a rare sight to see in cryptocurrencies but when the market is down and sentiment against a particular coin is this negative, anything is possible. All hope of a recovery around November, 2018 was lost when the price plunged below the 50 Day MA. As long as XLM/USD remains below the 50 Day MA, there is no hope for any bullish setup. That being said, as the overall market recovers, we will see that the gap between the 50 Day MA and...

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How Will These New Regulations Impact XRP And Stellar?

Ripple XRP and Stellar XLM are best known for their remittance payment solutions. Both cryptocurrencies have been designed to change the way international, cross-border transactions are made. Current FIAT services are slow and expensive, therefore it’s hardly a surprise that blockchain technology is able to make remittance payments more efficient. For those that aren’t sure how all of this works, let’s explore exactly what remittance payments mean, according to Investopedia: “A remittance is the funds an expatriate sends to his or her country of origin via wire, mail, or online transfer. These peer-to-peer transfers of funds across borders are economically...

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Stellar Lumens (XLM) Faces Strong Rejection At Support Turned Resistance

Stellar (XLM) has faced a strong rejection once again at the previous support turned resistance. The price has already faced rejections more than three times revisiting this level. This goes on to show that the price may have a hard time moving in with the rest of the market as long as this level is not breached. This is a difficult situation for XLM/USD considering it recently experienced an aggressive sell off which made it perhaps the only coin to have stooped to a new low in 2019. Most of the cryptocurrencies are still significantly above their December, 2018 low...

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