Category: Cryptocurrency Exchange

Binance Announces Galileo, the Latest Version of Its Mainnet

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance has completed an upgrade to its mainnet. The latest iteration is called Galileo — v.0.6.0 — as announced by Binance on July 15. According to the announcement, there are four major changes implemented in Galileo: the matching engine has been revised with “Taker” and “Maker” matching […]

Seed CX Subsidiaries Receive Bitlicenses From New York Regulator

New York state financial regulators have issued virtual currency licenses to two subsidiaries of crypto derivatives firm Seed CX: Seed Digital Commodities Market LLC (SCXM) and Zero Hash LLC. In a press release published on July 15, Financial Services Superintendent Linda A. Lacewell announced that the New York State Department […]

UK Royal Mint to Provide Custody for New Cryptocurrency

Royal Mint, a government-owned manufacturer of coins in the United Kingdom, will provide crypto custodial services for the first time ever, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on July 15. The 1,100 year-old financial institution is participating in the launch of new cryptocurrency temtum (TEM), which is expected […]

Kyber Network Launches Non-Custodial Limit Orders

KyberSwap, a decentralized exchange (DEx) for digital assets, has rolled out non-custodial limit orders – a first for a decentralized exchange. Kyber is a feature-rich DEx that aims to give users the best trading experience possible while allowing users to keep custody of their assets. The exchange believes this will […]

Tether Mistakenly Minted 5 Billion USDT and Immediately Burned Them

Stablecoin operator Tether accidentally minted and subsequently burned 5 billion USDT tokens, Whale Alert tweeted on July 13. Whale Alert — a Twitter account dedicated to reporting large cryptocurrency transactions — noted that 50 million USDT tokens were transferred from cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex to the Tether Treasury via the Omni […]

0x DEX Protocol Suspended Because of Vulnerability, Funds Safe

The Ethereum (ETH) smart contract of 0x (ZRX) decentralized exchange (DEX) protocol has been suspended after a vulnerability has been uncovered in its code, the project’s team announced in a Medium post published on July 13. Per the announcement, third-party security researcher samczsun warned the 0x team about the vulnerability […]

Find Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency ATMs Nearby

Photo: Shutterstock Use of cryptocurrencies on a regular basis is increasing around the world. Amongst these, Bitcoin is by far the most popular cryptocurrency. With such a rapid increase in popularity, more and more people want to get their hands on these digital currencies. Whenever we want to buy some […]