Daniel Welbers

Daniel Welbers

Daniel is a cryptocurrency enthusiast that was immediately enchanted by the decentralization aspect of cryptocurrencies. His thirst for justice and decentralization of power led him on a journey to explore the potential and impact that cryptocurrencies can have on our present society.

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Crypto Roundup - 22 June 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a negative change, ranging from 4.2% to 11.6%. Cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex is Adding the ETH-USD Pair. Toronto Stock Exchange to Add Second Blockchain ETF.

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Crypto Roundup - 21 June 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a positive change, ranging from 1.5% to 12.25%. Tether Ltd has recently revealed it hired a law firm co-founded by former FBI director Louis Freeh to analyze its financial situation. While the firm reported Tether has enough funds to back its USDT tokens, it didn’t conduct an official audit.

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Crypto Roundup - 20 June 2018

Eight coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a negative change, ranging from 0.5% to 3.5%. Crypto exchange Bithumb has been hacked, with around $31.5 million stolen. The founder of Tron is acquiring the file-sharing service BitTorrent for $140 million.

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Crypto Roundup - 15 June 2018

Six coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a positive change, ranging from 0.2% to 5.85%. EOS is officially live as 15% voting threshold is met. SEC spokesman says Ethereum and Bitcoin are not securities.

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Crypto Roundup - 14 June 2018

Seven coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a positive change, ranging from 0.6% to 5.4%. Thomson Reuters announced it is expanding its cryptocurrency sentiment data toolkit to 100 different cryptocurrencies. Binance announced the expansion of its operations to Jersey. 

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Crypto Roundup - 13 June 2018

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a negative change, ranging from 0.95% to 10.45%. Binance has unveiled plans to enable fiat-crypto trading through a Malta-based exchange.

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Crypto Roundup - 08 June 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a negative change, ranging from 0.2% to 4.80%. Software giant SAP launched a cloud platform to help corporates develop blockchain applications. Cryptocurrency exchange BitMex recently added EOS futures contracts to its platform.

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Crypto Roundup - 07 June 2018

Seven coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a positive change, ranging from 0.30% to 6%. Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi announced it plans on investing $100 million towards building its own Blockchain Project. Yesterday, Coinbase announced that it is on track to register with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a broker-dealer.

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Crypto Roundup - 06 June 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume posted a positive change, ranging from 2.87% to 6.66%. Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex experienced several outages as it suffered from an attack yesterday. Microsoft plans to buy GitHub for $7.5 billion in stock.

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Crypto Roundup - 05 June 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 1.3% to 6.25%. Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is expanding into Japan. Twitch streaming app Streamlabs will allow users to tip streamers using cryptocurrency.

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Crypto Roundup - 04 June 2018

Seven coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 1.2% to 10.77%. Huobi exchange partnered with NewMargin Capital and Kiwoom Securities Co., Ltd. Hitbtc has suspended its services for Japanese residents.

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Crypto Roundup - 01 June 2018

Half of the coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 0.32% to 9.41%. Bittrex has inked a deal with New York’s Signature Bank, that will allow corporate clients in certain US states to make fiat deposits, according to Bloomberg.

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Crypto Roundup - 30 May 2018

All the coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 4.5% to 16%. Researchers have apparently found a cryptocurrency mining malware called "X booster" on the Amazon’s AWS cloud services.

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Crypto Roundup - 29 May 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 0.02% to 11.8%. South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has banned trading in 11 countries including North Korea, citing money laundering concerns.

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Crypto Roundup - 28 May 2018

All the coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 1.3% to 9.25%. Cryptocurrency wallet Xapo has revealed that it has activated Segregated Witness (SegWit), the scaling solution developed by the Bitcoin Core development team.

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Crypto Roundup - 25 May 2018

Six coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 0.02% to 11.8%. Monero introduced a brand new second-layer protocol called “Tari", that will allow users to create and trade digital assets on top of the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency’s network. UNOPS, a service and technical advisory arm to the United Nations, and cryptocurrency project IOTA have announced a partnership.

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Crypto Roundup - 22 May 2018

Eight coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 2.2% to 6.7%. The LMAX Exchange announced a new cryptocurrency exchange regulated by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), specifically developed for institutional investors.

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Crypto Roundup - 21 May 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 1.2% to 13.5%. Nokia has announced a project to allow people in remote rural areas a chance to have mobile connectivity and enjoy the benefits of the digital economy.  Coincheck will delist trading pairs for privacy-centric cryptocurrencies Monero (XMR), ZCash (ZEC), and Dash (DASH) next month.

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Crypto Roundup - 17 May 2018

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 1.5% to 10%. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) constructed a clever campaign intended to teach investors how to identify ICO scams. Etoro is expanding into the US and the pre-registration has already started.

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Crypto Roundup - 16 May 2018

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 4.5% to 13.6%. FinTech startup Circle is launching a new USD-backed price-stable cryptocurrency called "USD Coin" (USDC). LedgerX has launched the first Bitcoin savings account regulated by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (SEC).

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Crypto Roundup - 15 May 2018

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 2.3% to 45%. The creators of Ripple announced a new project called “ Xpring ”, to provide financial backing to companies that develop products and services for Ripple. CME Group is preparing to eventually list an Ethereum futures product.

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Crypto Roundup - 14 May 2018

Six coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 0.79% to 4%. HSBC Holdings completed a transaction using blockchain, which it said shows the technology is commercially viable for trade finance. U.K. startup Crypto Facilities is launching Ethereum futures contracts.

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Crypto Roundup - 11 May 2018

All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 6.68% to 19.7%. Telegram is currently testing part of the tech that will make up the Telegram Open Network (TON). Huawei Technologies Co. announced that mobile users will be able to download Bitcoin (BTC) wallets on new Huawei devices, according to Bloomberg.

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Crypto Roundup - 10 May 2018

Nine coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 0.55% to 12.78%. The head of Facebook's Messenger app has announced that the company is exploring potential uses for blockchain technology. Coinone exchange became the first exchange in South Korea to join Ripple's global payment network - RippleNet.

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Crypto Roundup - 09 May 2018

Eight coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a negative change, ranging from 2.8% to 9.73%. The first version of Ethereum's Casper upgrade has been published for wider scrutiny by auditors and client developers. Winklevoss IP has been awarded a patent claim concerning the exchange-traded products (ETPs).

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