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Koinex launches global crypto-assets named OMG and Request on their exchange

By : CIOL Writers

Despite the Indian government having apprehensions regarding the cryptocurrencies, Koinex, the digital assets exchange from India is going to list two global crypto-assets named OMG and Request on their exchange. OMG(OmiseGO) has been in the domestic market for a few

Japan’s cryptocurrency exchange loses over $500M in cyber theft

By : CIOL Writers

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck suspended client deposits and withdrawals for virtual currencies except bitcoin, on Friday saying it had been hacked. Coincheck said it was investigating “unauthorised access” of the exchange that appeared to result in a loss worth half

Kodak announces “photo-centric cryptocurrency”; Stock soars high

By : CIOL Writers

Kodak has announced a partnership with Wenn Digital to create a “photo-centric cryptocurrency” that will “empower photographers and agencies to take greater control in image rights management.” Kodak says KodakOne will be an encrypted, digital ledger which will develop “a new economy for

TrakInvest launches its own cryptocurrency- the TRAK token

By : CIOL Writers

TrakInvest, the world’s first virtual social trading platform has moved to blockchain and launched its own cryptocurrency- TRAK token. The TRAK token has been available to the public since 16 December 2017. The new cryptocurrency will be based on Ethereum

Crowdfunding site Indiegogo launch ICOs for funding startups

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International crowdfunding website Indiegogo announced that the company is getting into cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICO). You can now invest in the first initial coin offering pre-sale with Indiegogo and MicroVentures. The decision to plunge into the ICO industry is

7 reasons why countries should legalize cryptocurrencies

Vishal Gupta Bitcoin’s popularity and surge in usage has not been without cons. However, some countries took it upon themselves to ban the new age currency. For example, in Vietnam, Bitcoin can be used freely by citizens but credit institutions