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Qintar: The First Sharia-Compliant Token Is Launched In April 2019

[ad_1] Qintar Capital Switzerland and ISL-Blockchain Sàrl, two Swiss companies specializing in Islamic Finance, announce the upcoming launch of Qintar – the world’s first Sharia-compliant token. This token is based on Islamic Blockchain (ISL). Qintar will be officially launched on April 12, 2019. Introducing Qintar – the Global Crypto Ecosystem Qintar is a Geneva-based but globally focused cryptocurrency ecosystem which is the first truly sharia-compliant token which is independent of the
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Incoming Golden Cross Could Push Bitcoin Price Over $6,000

[ad_1] With Bitcoin price having made such impressive gains so far in 2019, let’s take a look to see what is likely to happen next.  Bitcoin Price: Weekly Chart Bitcoin price 00 closed the week at $5162 having established new 2019 highs at $5478. This marked the end of a seventh consecutive green candle win streak, closing out on a spinning top doji – an indecision candle. The weekly chart
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Review: Crypto Is a Surprisingly Fun Movie About Compliance

[ad_1] “Fuck” is the first word uttered in Crypto. It might also be yours after watching John Stalberg Jr’s claustrophobic movie about an anti-money laundering agent caught in a web of deceit, intrigue, and bad beer. Copious cryptocurrency references have no tangible impact on the plot, but serve as a running gag for bitcoiners intent on scrutinizing the movie for the slightest sign of inaccuracy. Also read: Bitcoiners’ Seastead in
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94% of Surveyed Endowment Funds are Allocating to Crypto Investments: Study

[ad_1] 94% of endowments have been allocating to crypto-related investments throughout 2018, a new survey published on April 12 reveals. The study was conducted in Q4 2018 by trade publications Global Custodian and The Trade Crypto, in partnership with blockchain security firm BitGo.Out of 150 surveyed endowments, 89% of the respondents were reportedly based in the United States, with the rest either in the United Kingdom or Canada.The survey indicated
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Coincheck Exchange Adds Ethereum And Ripple to Its New Over-the-Counter Trading Desk

[ad_1] Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has added its first two altcoins to its recently launched over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk, Cointelegraph Japan reported on April 15.Coincheck, which began operating its OTC service with Bitcoin (BTC) at the start of the month, now also offers Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple (XRP), the second and third largest cryptocurrencies by market cap respectively.OTC desks offer specialized services for large-volume traders, allowing them to save on
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Arthur Hayes, Exchange CEO: BitMEX Hopes to Open a Crypto Options Platform Soon

[ad_1] Speaking on what the future holds for his company in a recent interview, Arthur Hayes, co-founder and CEO of major crypto derivatives exchange— BitMEX, made it known that the firm is looking to open a cryptocurrency options platform. Crypto Options Trading Platform to Launch in 12- 18 Months Furthermore, Arthur Hayes revealed that the exchange is hoping to allow people to invest in S&P 500 and popular Nasdaq stocks
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Japan’s SBI Holdings Invests in Local Crypto Exchange Applicant FXCoin

[ad_1] Japanese crypto startup FXCoin revealed it has completed a third-party allotment of shares with financial services giant SBI Holdings. The development, which contributes to FXCoin’s aim of launching a crypto exchange business in the country, was reported by Cointelegraph Japan on April 15.FXCoin, which currently focuses on providing market information for investors, was founded in December 2017 by Tomoo Onishi — the former head of foreign exchange sales at
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Bitmex CEO: ‘You’ll Be Able to Use Bitcoin and Purchase the S&P 500’

[ad_1] Bitmex CEO, Arthur Hayes, revealed that his platform wants to launch Bitcoin-backed short term bonds. He also wants to allow buying S&P 500 and Nasdaq QQQ indices with BTC, particularly by people in emerging markets. ‘You’ll Be Able to Use Bitcoin and Purchase the S&P 500’ Speaking in an interview with Luke Martin on his Venture Coinist podcast, BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes revealed that he’s looking to launch bitcoin
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BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes Reveals Plans to Open Crypto Options Platform

[ad_1] Arthur Hayes, co-founder and CEO of major crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX, has revealed that the firm is hoping to open a cryptocurrency options platform in the medium term. Hayes made his remarks during an interview on the Venture Coinist podcast on April 12.Hayes — a former equities trader for Citigroup — indicated a rough timeline for the prospective launch, stating that:"We hope to possibly have our own options platform
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Use the Bitcoin Cash Notary to Back Up Important Documents

[ad_1] Proving ownership of copyrighted material through traditional means such as applying for a patent is expensive and involves third parties in most jurisdictions around the world. The Bitcoin.com Notary tool is an alternative that can do that at very little cost and without the need to reveal the information you want to protect. Also read: Cryptonite Browser Extension Protects You From Phishing Sites and Fake Profiles Prove a Document’s