Monex Group Plans to Launch a Crypto Exchange in the U.S.
Monex Group, a Japanese financial services company listed in the Tokyo Stock Exchange — and the parent company of Coincheck, one of Japan’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges — revealed that is planning to launch a crypto exchange in the US in the first quarter of 2019.
Uber Rides Can Now Be Paid With Bitcoin
Fold, an app dedicated to make it easy to use bitcoins in the real world, has announced one of its biggest integrations ever: Uber (and Uber Eats).
Bitcoin Scammers Attack Canada, U.S.
On December 13, the United States and Canada have faced with a group of anonymous bomb threats.
Police stations in New York and Oklahoma also reported on their tweets that several businessmen received emails with threats of a bomb explosion and demands to pay with bitcoin. In exchange for payment, according to the extortionists, finding the bomb would be revealed.
Venezuela Begins to Force Pensions into Petro
The Venezuelan government began to force citizens to retire to the national cryptocurrency Petro.
Civic Hires Former Apple Exec
Security-focused blockchain-based startup Civic (CVC) has hired Phillip Shoemaker from Apple. Shoemaker will be leading Civic-backed ecosystem Identity.com as Executive Director.
At 17:00 (GMT) total cryptocurrency market capitalization stands at $102.2 billion
Metaverse ETP (+6.83%) showed the best growth in the top-100
Market Dynamics The trading volume of cryptocurrencies for 24 hours reached $10.7 (-1.8 billion per day)
- BTC $1,5 for 10 TH/s ↘️
- ETH $0,1 for 10 MH/s ⏸
- BCH $0,16 for 1 TH/s ⏸
- LTC $2,03 for 1 GH/s ↘️
- DASH $0,03 for 1 GH/s ⏸