Swiss Crypto Bank SEBA Launches With Range of Services

[ad_1] SEBA Bank is now fully operational with a range of services to bridge the gap between the crypto world and traditional banking. Licensed in Switzerland, the bank’s crypto services include asset management, trading, custody, and financing. Its wallet app, e-banking, and card enable customers to convert between cryptocurrencies and traditional investments such as stocks, bonds, and foreign exchange. Also read: Crypto-Friendly Silvergate Bank IPO Debuts on NYSE SEBA Bank

With New Crypto Hardware Wallet, Evercoin Takes Aim at Trezor and Ledger

[ad_1] Evercoin announced the launch of Evercoin 2 today, Nov. 12, at New York Consensus Invest Summit. Evercoin claims that its new wallet is the safest hardware wallet currently on the market, providing users with an end-to-end encrypted ownership solution for cryptocurrency storage. Powered by YubiKey 5ci —  a security key designed to deliver strong hardware-backed authentication for iPhones and other devices — Evercoin 2 contains a hardware wallet no bigger

New Product Specialist Joins Fidelity to Focus on Crypto Strategy

[ad_1] Fidelity Investments has hired Michael Zinaman as its product specialist to further develop a range of products in the company.Fidelity’s strategy on cryptocurrenciesOn Nov. 12, the Block reported that Michael Zinaman had joined financial services company Fidelity Investments. Zinaman will reportedly oversee the company’s strategy on cryptocurrencies, custody and execution services.Zinaman started his new position as product specialist at Fidelity just over a month ago, where he was hired

As Regulators Stonewall Libra, Facebook Rolls Out New Payment System

[ad_1] As the Libra stablecoin project continues to face a hostile audience of regulators, Facebook launches a new fiat payment system called Facebook Pay.Empower people everywhere to buy and sell things onlineOn Nov. 12, the social media giant announced that it is introducing Facebook Pay, a payment system that is designed to facilitate payments across Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp. Deborah Liu, VP, marketplace & commerce at Facebook said:“People already

Bitcoin History Part 20: BTC Reaches $1

[ad_1] It was a milestone that Bitcoin loyalists had long anticipated. Nevertheless, a toast was in order the day BTC reached parity with the US dollar. February 9, 2011 was the historic date, and over on the Bitcointalk forum, talk inevitably turned to what this meant for the nascent cryptocurrency. Also read: Bitcoin History Part 19: Wikileaks and the Hornet’s Nest ‘It’s Gonna Be Another Wild Ride’ This was the

Chinese Blockchain Spending to Exceed $2B by 2023

[ad_1] China’s spending on blockchain technology will exceed $2 billion in 2023, official state-run publication Xinhua reported on Nov. 10. The report claims that blockchain development in China will see a compound annual growth rate of 65.7% from 2018 to 2023.China’s banking sector responsible for the bulk of blockchain spending in 2019Citing a study by American market intelligence firm IDC published on Nov. 7, the report says that the bulk

Bitfinex Looks to Launch Options Trading As Soon As Q1 2020

[ad_1] According to an executive, cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex is planning to launch options and a gold-backed stablecoin, among a host of new products.New range of productsIn a Nov. 12 appearance on the Scoop, Paolo Ardoino, CTO of Bitfinex and Tether, told the Block that Bitfinex is considering launching options trading, while also taking a closer look at prospects for a gold-backed stablecoin, dubbed Tether Gold.Although Ardoino didn’t reveal any additional

Market Mostly Trades Sideways as Bitcoin Price Hovers Around $8,800

[ad_1] Tuesday Nov. 12 — Cryptocurrency markets are largely trading sideways with many changes among the top-20 coins not exceeding 1% on the day.Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360Bitcoin (BTC) has been trading sideways for the better part of the day and continues to circle the $8,800 price mark. The world’s largest cryptocurrency bounced off a local low of $8,705 earlier today before moving to its current trading price at

Justin Sun Confirms Tron’s Listing on Poloniex Cryptocurrency Exchange

[ad_1] Tron (TRX), the 11th largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has now been listed on the Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange.Sun confirms TRX listing on PoloniexIn a Nov. 9 blog post, Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange announced that it was readying to list the decentralized cryptocurrency on its platform, which Tron CEO Justin Sun confirmed on Nov. 12 by tweeting “it’s official now.”Starting today, customers will be able to start posting limit orders for

Two Former Circle Executives Co-Found Proprietary Crypto Trading Firm

[ad_1] Two former executives at crypto finance firm Circle and former DRW executive jointly founded proprietary crypto trading firm CMS Holdings.The new ventureCoindesk reported on Nov. 12 that the firm is the joint venture of former Circle executives Daniel Matuszewski — former head of the firm’s over-the-counter desk Circle Trade — and former technology executive Julien Collard-Seguin alongside a third partner. The third founder is the former head of trading