Chaos and Confusion as Binance goes down and suspends withdrawals

Various news sites, including the Financial Times, reported that cryptocurrency exchange, Binance are down and has suspended withdrawals.     According to the Merkle, Binance, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges which is said to be the fastest growing startup in history, has been offline for several hours.   Quoting the company “Due to a significant increase in users and trading activity, Binance will need to extend the System upgrade and is expected to be completed by 2PM (UTC),” the Binance team stated, noting that trading will remain disabled…

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Smart Cannabis Corp and SinglePoint, Inc. Announce Joint Venture Expanding Blockchain Technology into SMARTAPP Automation Software for the Rapidly Growing Cannabis Market

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Smart Cannabis Corp (OTC PINK: SCNA) and SinglePoint, Inc. (OTC: SING) have signed a letter of intent to formalize a multi-faceted joint venture and co-marketing relationship for the cannabis market bringing cyber currency payment solutions together with our SMARTAPP automation software product, and soon-to-be-released “Track and Trace Software System,” which will be a natural add-on extension to SinglePoint’s current payment processing system. The SMARTAPP is currently installed and functional in our testing facility as it undergoes final approvals from the iTunes store. It is slated to…

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Globitex group company granted an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) license by an EU regulator

The regulatory breakthrough opens the way for the institutional-grade Bitcoin exchange to deal with EUR fiat payments globally and marks a significant milestone to make Bitcoin a truly global currency of settlement.   Globitex Holding (Latvia) group company NexPay UAB has been granted an e-money license (EMI) by the Bank of Lithuania to carry out payment services and e-money issuance in the EU.   Crucially, the newly-issued EMI licence is fully ‘passportable’ to all other EU member states, allowing NexPay to provide clients with payment services and e-money issuance across…

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Bitcoin vs. British Pound – The Shocking Truth!

The past year has been an interesting one for the UK, beginning with the unexpected BREXIT result from the 23 June 2016 referendum which called for leaving the European Union. The British Pound dropped sharply after this result and market uncertainty continued as Prime Minister David Cameron resigned. In stepped Prime Minister Theresa May and BREXIT Article 50 was triggered on 29 March 2017.  In a surprise move, an early election was called by Prime Minister Theresa May thereafter. Now more uncertainty abounds after the election results of a HUNG…

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Exclusive Interview with Bobby Lee, Co-Founder and CEO of BTCC – London Blockchain Week 2017

An exclusive interview with Bobby Lee, Co-Founder and CEO of BTCC based in Shanghai China. Recorded at the London Blockchain Week January 2017, Bobby Lee discusses his Bitcoin journey as well as his new product Mobi. Bobby Lee was born in the Ivory Coast, educated at Stanford, and worked as vice president of technology of Walmart before taking leadership of BTCC in 2013. BTCC Products:- Bitcoin USD Exchange Bitcoin Pro Exchange Bitcoin Mining Pool Bitcoin Wallet Blockchain Engraving Mint Physical Bitcoins Developer Platform Download your Mobi here Taken from the…

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