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‘Alarm' rings as crypto trading outpaces the South Korean stock market

‘Alarm’ rings as crypto trading outpaces the South Korean stock market

For the first time in South Korean history, crypto trading volumes have outperformed stock market activity, with crypto trading growing at an alarming rate, according to some. Crypto trading volume figures peaked at USD 21.5 billion per day on April 15, according to Yonhap and Segye Ilbo, as well as Kyunghyang Shinmun. In March, the […]

Japanese regulator issued warning to teenagers who will soon be able to buy crypto

Japanese regulator issued warning to teenagers who will soon be able to buy crypto

After new legislation is set to effectively lower the crypto age of consent to 18, Japan’s top financial regulator. The Financial Services Agency (FSA), has issued a warning to younger citizens about the potential risks associated with crypto investment. In 2018, the Japanese Diet approved a legal amendment to the country’s Civil Code that lowers […]

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Governor says, Nigeria’s central bank is not discouraging people from trading crypto

Nigeria’s central bank governor, Godwin Emefiele, has reportedly clarified the bank’s position on the use of cryptocurrencies in the country. Which had previously prohibited banks from servicing crypto exchanges. According to local news outlet TodayNG, CBN deputy governor Adamu Lamtek said on behalf of Emefiele. That the bank had not banned Nigerian residents from buying, […]

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In China, crypto and digital yuan fraudsters are causing havoc

As bitcoin (BTC) prices rise and the rollout of the Chinese central bank digital currency (CBDC) approaches, Chinese media outlets are reporting a sharp increase in bogus crypto, blockchain, and digital yuan-related schemes in the country. According to reports from JRJ and the National Business Daily, unsuspecting investors are putting up as much as USD […]

Google Finance now has a dedicated ‘crypto' tab with Bitcoin, Ether, and Litecoin listed

Google Finance now has a dedicated ‘crypto’ tab with Bitcoin, Ether, and Litecoin listed

The finance.google.com domain now includes cryptocurrency prices. The “Crypto” section has been moved to the “Compare Markets” category. Alongside traditional stock and currency markets. The section includes key pricing data for cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC). And Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Alphabet, the parent company of Google, also owns YouTube, which has […]

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Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany - April 17, 2018: Many coins of various cryptocurrencies

Fast-tracking crypto bill reportedly considered by Indian parliament

In order to pass a bill recently proposed to regulate digital currencies in the country. The Indian government may take a legislative shortcut. The Indian government may take the ‘ordinance route’ to prohibit the use of private cryptocurrencies in the country, as well as create a regulatory framework for a digital rupee issued by the […]

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Google Searches on Term ‘Buy Crypto’ hit record high: The Tie

According to new industry research, if Google search trends are anything to go by. Crypto euphoria appears to be on the increase again. According to cryptocurrency analytics company The Tie, “Buy crypto” searches on Google surged to all-time highs in January. Far exceeding the previous peak of early 2018. Relative search interest for the term […]