Month: July 2019

The official announcement and details around Project Libra were provided to the world on June 18, 2019. Firstly, Libra was introduced: a new global reserve-backed cryptocurrency built on top of the new Libra Blockchain, with everything governed by a not-for-profit consortium dubbed the Libra Association. It was clear that each of these products and technologies
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Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi announced that it partnered with industry membership body Global Digital Finance (GDF) to develop crypto standards in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on July 31. Per the release, the exchange has joined major crypto companies Circle, Coinbase, ConsenSys, DLA Piper, Diginex, Hogan Lovells and R3 on the organization’s Patron Board and
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Major cryptocurrency platform Coinbase is onboarding the cryptocurrency Tezos (XTZ) to its professional trading platform, Coinbase Pro.  As per an official announcement, Coinbase Pro will open up inbound XTZ transfers on August 5. As the company has done in the past, Coinbase Pro will ramp up to full XTZ trading in four steps: (1) transfer-only,
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Today, Ripple is announcing the University Blockchain Research Initiative  (UBRI) has expanded its global presence to Japan, bringing on new partners including Kyoto University and the University of Tokyo. This global initiative now supports 33 university partners to further accelerate academic research, technical development and innovation in blockchain, crypto assets and digital payments. Ripple has
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