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Coins 4 Clothes, a cryptocurrency charity that rewards people with bitcoin cash (BCH) for donating gently used items of clothing, has announced the expansion of the organization to a dozen cities across Canada, exactly a year after it was first launched.
Helping People From Toronto to Vancouver
The Toronto-headquartered organization Coins 4 Clothes is now also operating in Hamilton, Oakville, Vancouver, Whistler, Montreal, Quebec City, Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton, Winnipeg, and Saskatoon. The group announced that people who live in any one of these cities can browse through local charitable options on its website which the team has audited to ensure they use donations responsibly and that the clothes are really going to those who need the support.
Crypto exchange Coinspot has launched an over-the-counter trading desk in Australia and you’ll find more about the platform in this edition of The Daily. Elsewhere, computing power-sharing platform Bitdeer.com is focusing on Eastern Europe through a partnership with the largest digital asset trader in the region, Exmo. And in the U.S., expired Mccoins will get you a Big King.
Crypto Exchange Coinspot Offers OTC Services to Australian Traders
Australian cryptocurrency exchange Coinspot has announced the launch of its dedicated over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk. The platform will be able to process high-volume transactions for its members without the need to use the traditional public order books.
Binance’s cryptocurrency exchange platform has expanded into the European market with its entry into the Island of Jersey, a self-governing dependency of Great Britain. Binance Jersey will allow trading of popular cryptocurrencies bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH) against the euro (EUR) and the British pound (GBP).
The exchange will launch with four trading pairs, including BTC/GBP, ETH/GBP, BTC/EUR and ETH/EUR.
In a statement, Wei Zhou, Binance’s chief financial officer, called the island “an undisputed pioneer in blockchain development leveraged by this strong framework and talent pool.”
Coinify, a European-based financial platform that provides a wallet, trading and payment processing solution, has announced that they are integrating BRD Wallet into their platform to deliver BRD wallet access to users across the European region.
Specifically, the partnership provides access to virtual currencies, like bitcoin, to 34 countries across the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA). The SEPA region is a collection of member states in Europe who are part of a payment system that simplifies bank transfers denominated in EUR. The launch is also enabled largely in part by Coinify’s newly rebranded trading solution for wallet partners.
Coinbase has announced news it has launched its services across six additional European markets as part of an aggressive expansion. The market-leading crypto exchange is planning a more aggressive approach in 2019 by pushing the boundaries in exciting new global markets. The San Francisco-based crypto exchange is expanding its trading platform to new markets in
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Decentralized payment processor BTCPayServer now offers wallet support for c-lightning users.
Following its most recent update, the BitPay alternative announced support for Spark Wallet, a client for the Lightning Network’s c-lightning implementation created by Bitrated founder and Blockstream employee Nadav Ivgi. With the implementation into BTCPayServer’s dock, users can now receive c-lightning payments in a Spark Wallet that is connected to their BTCPayServer.
* Finally C-Lightning users have a decent wallet! The excellent Spark Wallet by @shesek has been integrated to BTCPay docker deploy! Update and go to "Server settings / Services / Spark wallet" to connect to it :)))
* Removal of "Restricted macaroon" in LND configs
Many venture capital firms have broken deals with companies in the crypto sector over the past several months. Barry Silbert, the founder and CEO of Digital Currency Group, a major cryptocurrency-focused venture capital firm that has invested in large-scale cryptocurrency businesses in the likes of Coinbase, bitFlyer, and Blockchain, has said that amidst falling crypto
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In Tuesday’s edition of The Daily we cover stories about an electronic gift card program that Coinbase is extending to the U.S. market, new job offerings from Facebook that hint at the company’s blockchain plans, and an investment in the field from Unicef.
Coinbase Extends Wegift Partnership to the US
Coinbase has announced that its trading platform now offers e-gift cards for its customers in the U.S. This means that American users will be able to instantly spend their cryptocurrency balances from the exchange with dozens of new retailers. The development has been achieved by expanding its partnership with the London-based startup Wegift, which supports many well-known brands such as Nike, Tesco, Uber, Google Play, Ticketmaster and Zalando.
Binance, the world’s most popular crypto exchange, has announced that it will be renaming and expanding its Tether (USDT) market to USDⓈ, which will now include a number of popular stablecoins with an expanded assortment of trading pairs. Binance Updates USDT Market to Combined Stablecoin Market (USDⓈ)https://t.co/nmRkFWhbMc pic.twitter.com/LHnqEkrwkV — Binance (@binance) November 26, 2018 While the name […]
Popular cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin has recently revealed, through a press release shared with CCN, that it expanded to the Latin American market, with a platform that’s set to let users trade top cryptocurrencies against local fiat currencies. According to the release, OKCoin’s expansion to Latin America comes after it became a fully licensed platform to
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G4S, a UK-based security company that traditionally specializes in cash storage for large institutions, has officially moved into cryptocurrency by offering a new offline vault storage service. Over $ 1bn worth of #cryptocurrency has been stolen since 2017. Now G4S has developed an innovative new service offering high #security offline vault storage to protect assets from criminals […]
Crypto trading app Robinhood is now available in more U.S. states. In October, the platform has launched services in Rhode Island, Tennessee and Arkansas. The move brings the total to 24 states whose residents can now make zero-commission trades in several leading cryptocurrencies.
App Available in Rhode Island, Tennessee, Arkansas
Robinhood, the popular mobile application that offers free trading of stocks, options, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and crypto assets, has recently expanded its coverage in the U.S. adding Rhode Island, Tennessee and Arkansas since the beginning of October. The consecutive announcements made on social media came after the company launched in Alaska and Oklahoma last month.
GMO Internet, Inc., a Japanese tech giant focused on finance, media and now cryptocurrency, announced this week that it has expanded its crypto mining business beyond ASIC miners for Bitcoin to launch a free-to-use software for mining privacy coin Zcash (ZEC) with Nvidia-based rigs. According to the announcement, the software is specifically designed for Nvidia […]
A blockchain payments trial launched by JPMorgan, Australia’s ANZ and the Royal Bank of Canada has just gained over 75 new banks as participants.
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is making good on its promises to expand globally – focusing on emerging markets and fiat-to-crypto trading services. Also in The Daily, Huobi founder and CEO Leon Li meets a Putin adviser in Beijing, a leading Brazilian brokerage firm shares plans to launch a crypto exchange, and digital assets management firm Altonomy caters to institutional investors with an over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk and a cryptocurrency index fund.
Stripe, the San Francisco-based startup known for processing online payments, has expanded its product offerings to include a checkout solution for brick-and-mortar retail stores, according to a report by Recode. Their latest product, Stripe Terminal, offers a payment solution for fast-growing businesses that sell products online and in physical locations. Digital-first brands, including Glossier and […]
Wirex, the popular European crypto card provider, has announced it’s expanding to Canada and we have the details covered in The Daily. Also in the rubric, the Coin Stats mobile app now synchronizes transactions from several exchanges, a coin claiming to have AML and KYC features is listed on a major exchange, and the UK government is asked about its assessment of recent crypto market developments.
Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin announced this week that is has expanded token-to-token trading to 20 more states in the U.S. after launching its fiat-to-token trading platform in California earlier this summer. Token-to-token trading is now live in 20 more states! OKCoin continues to work with local laws and regulators to ensure we operate a […]
It’s been nearly one year since one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges was forced to shut its doors in the wake of a government-imposed trading ban. Now, that exchange, the formerly China-based OKCoin, is eying a comeback on the other side of the globe. Now headquartered in San Francisco, OKCoin’s U.S. offshoot announced on
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