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Over the years, one great revolution has taken over the currency market, and that is the expending of digital currencies which allow for borderless transfer of ownership, instant transactions, and operates independently of a central bank; one great innovation this is. Let us then imagine a revolution amidst ...
Everyone's being thrown off balance. Users on Reddit, twitter and other forums are complaining that cryptocurrency exchange startup Coinbase has been repeating transactions unprompted, emptying users' bank accounts and incurring overdraft fees. The company's transactions were recently reclassified ...

Financial Services Minister Taro Aso announced on Friday plans to conduct on-site inspections of 15 virtual currency exchange operators in the nation that have filed for certification with regulatory authorities. The inspections, which follow the theft of about ¥58 billion worth of virtual currency NEM from ...
Tokyo (Kyodo) -- With the yen's appreciation gathering pace, finance Minister Taro Aso said Friday stability in the currency market is "extremely important" and that the government will take appropriate action if needed. "There is no change to our government policy to respond appropriately when needed," ...
An Iranian man pays his rial 50,000 banknotes to a seller in a shop in Tehran (file). The currency reportedly fell to a record low of 50,000 to the dollar during unregulated trading on Tuesday, according to state-run media. It strengthened to 47,170 yesterday but is still about 23% weaker than a year ago.

The US dollar's bull run in Tehran's foreign exchange market continues unabated: Rial was trading at 49,000 to the dollar, down 37,700 in mid-2017... Premium. To continue reading this article log in to your account, or join us now and get a free trial which includes access to this specific story. You will not be ...
The subpoena by US regulators of crypto exchange Bitfinex and its relationship with Tether is another concern to the crypto currency market with many claiming Tether to be a scam. Tethers are tokens backed by US dollar deposits, with each tether always worth one dollar. These tokens should be backed ...
O'Rourke is referring to the two most popular digital currency exchanges in the U.S.: Coinbase and Gemini, which he says have dominated virtually every aspect of the trading arena over the last two years. The exchange he's seeking to build is designed to compete specifically with both companies.
Abuja, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Nigeria's central bank said on Friday it had injected $325.64 million into the interbank foreign exchange market as part of efforts to boost liquidity and reduce dollar shortages. Nigeria, an OPEC member which has Africa's largest economy, fell into recession in 2016 largely due to ...
Algorithmic trading has revolutionized equities and bond markets, making them more efficient, but also spreading fear over flash crashes. Now they may be headed for the less-regulated multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market. According to a report this week from Greenwich Associates, titled "The ...
Asian equities may be battered but the currency market is having none of it ... The moves in the major currencies bloc have been rather tame to start the day, but if equities in Europe start showing signs of shakiness and nervousness it's only a matter of time until the currency market follows accordingly.
Japan regulator raids more virtual currency exchanges. Survey of domestic operators' security shows need for prompt action by authorities. Nikkei staff writers. Japan's regulators are looking into operations of multiple virtual currency market place operators. © Reuters. Tokyo -- Japan's Financial Services ...
Sales in the first half of 2018 grew 5.1 per cent to over €5bn (£4.4bn) on an organic basis, but reported growth was 0.4 per cent due to the impact of currency exchange. The group raised guidance for full-year profits to between four and six per cent growth in earnings before interest and tax, up from an ...
TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - goNumerical Ltd. (d.b.a. Coinsquare), one of Canada's leading and most secure digital currency exchanges, announced today that it has closed a fully marketed equity financing led by Canaccord Genuity Corp. for gross proceeds of approximately $30 million. In just over ...
Japan's FSA raid more virtual currency exchanges. Survey of domestic operators' security shows need for prompt action by authorities. Nikkei staff writers. Japan's regulators are looking into operations of multiple virtual currency market place operators. © Reuters. Tokyo -- Japan's Financial Services ...
The firm surveyed 79 currency-market participants at hedge funds, asset managers, Corporations and other financial institutions in the U.S. and Europe. "Given the myriad benefits that algos offer, FX traders currently not using algos (and not considering them) may soon have to determine whether they're ...

He said the monetary policy statement "seeks to buttress" that by putting in place measures that gradually liberalise the foreign currency market in order to indicate that the country is indeed open for business. Mangudya said supportive monetary and fiscal measures were essential to walk the talk under the ...
Coincheck is one of 32 companies that operate virtual currency exchanges in Japan. Only 16 of those are formally registered with the Financial Services Agency as required under a law that took effect in April 2017. The other half, including Coincheck, have been allowed to continue operating before ...
Shares in Castle Rock, Colo.-based Riot Blockchain Inc. soared by about 20% in Wednesday after the company announced a deal to acquire Logical Brokerage Corp., a Miami-based cryptocurrency trading firm. The company, which last October changed its name from Biopix Inc. and shifted its business ...
Following the massive theft of customer assets held with Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange operator Coincheck Inc., the Financial Services Agency plans to conduct on-site inspections at some other exchange operators this week based on the revised law on fund settlement, sources with knowledge of ...
currency exchange services at the Blue Water Bridge are expected to continue at the end of the month when a new operator begins to lease the building from the Federal Bridge corporation. The corporation said in the fall it would end its long-standing currency exchange service at the end of February, and ...
Independent Reserve, the Australian Digital currency exchange, has added two executives to its senior management team as the company turns its attention to its growing stable of institutional and SMSF clients. Roman Stefanidi joined Independent Reserve as Chief technology Officer in August, and ...
rosales eventually began using currency exchanges to cash her paychecks, pay utility bills and purchase money orders for her rent. But those transactions cost her $100 a month in fees. "That's a whole week's worth of food that these people are taking out of my babies' mouths," Rosales says. Now she and ...
For most of Africa, gaining access to the international token marketplace has always been a challenge -- higher fees and frustrating delays when trying to buy the next hot token create a less than favourable trading conditions. Concerns around extracting your Tokens back to good old rands haven't helped ...
cryptocurrency tumble erases over $100bn from digital currency market. Published time: 2 Feb, 2018 08:56 Edited time: 2 Feb, 2018 12:28. Get short URL. Cryptocurrency tumble erases over $100bn from digital currency market. © Matthew Childs / Reuters. bitcoin and other digital currencies have lost over $100 billion in ...
This is the first time Japanese regulators have raided a virtual currency exchange. "The investigation is being conducted to protect the current users," said finance Minister Taro Aso on Friday. He also demanded customers receive "appropriate" treatment and ordered all other exchanges to report back on ...
LINE corporation, the company behind LINE messenger, is working towards a virtual currency exchange that will be integrated with their app. author ... LINE Corporation is looking into setting up a new virtual currency exchange, to be integrated with the LINE messaging app as it seeks to become a leading ...
Following its stellar performance last week the Pound appears to have started this week's session a little more subdued, but will this recent downturn persist for the entire week or is it just a slight correction? At the time of writing the GBP/EUR is down 0.3%, while GBP/USD has slumped 0.6% from its ...
While the disconnect between the DXY and interest rate differentials suggests that something has recently gone amiss, to George Saravelos, currency Strategist at Deutsche Bank, what's happening now is not all that unusual, merely a return to what used to drive currency market movements before the ...
Tokyo, Jan. 26 (Jiji Press)--Some ¥58 billion worth of the cryptocurrency NEM has leaked out of major Japanese virtual currency exchange Coincheck due to hacking, the exchange's operator said Friday. The operator, Coincheck Inc., did not disclose the numbers of affected customers and accounts, ...
Chicago -- A Chicago man has been charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery in the shooting death of the owner of a currency exchange business on the city's Northwest Side. The Chicago Tribune reports that during a court hearing on Saturday, prosecutors told the judge that 54-year-old ...
Following in the footsteps of finance minister Aso and his deputy Nishimura in commenting about the currency. No specifics, just some general FX commentary as I'm sure they are worried about the yen strengthening by too much - which would make their battle to counter deflation an even harder one than ...
Two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said Japan's Financial Services Agency (FSA) sent a notice to the country's roughly 30 firms that operate virtual currency exchanges to warn of further possible cyber-attacks, urging them to step up security. The financial watchdog is also considering ...
Gold coin was traded in Iran at 14,835,000 rials (about $327.9 on the free market rates) on Jan.28. According to data on the website of the Tehran Gold and Jewelry Union, one gram of the 18-karat gold was priced at 1,445,680 rials (about $31.9), indicating a growth of 0.5 percent compared to the preceding ...
He was accused of firing a single shot through an opening in a plexiglass partition, killing Horacio Galvan-Hernandez, 46, the owner of the Envios De Dinero currency exchange and money order business, in the 5000 block of West Fullerton Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood. In court, prosecutors said ...
A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange announced the theft Friday of $400 million in digital currency. Some estimates put the loss at the Coincheck exchange at over $520 million. The stolen assets were stored in the cryptocurrency NEM, one of hundreds of digital currencies created in recent years. bitcoin ...
Pune, India -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/26/2018 -- The research report of global currency exchange Software market examines the current and futuristic development estimate of the market. This report offers a complete detail about the currency exchange Software market which is extremely thrusting in the present market situation.
Australian anti-money laundering regulator AUSTRAC has released draft AML/CTF Rules for consultation following recently passed amendments to the Anti-money Laundering and Counter-terrorism Financing Act which expand Australia's AML/CTF regime to digital currency exchanges. The amendments ...
Virtual currency exchange lobby to persuade govt. not to regulate excessively ... Jhun Ha-jin, head of the association's self-regulation committee, dismissed the move by the government to shut down virtual currency exchanges as a "result of the government's failure to properly understand the blockchain ...
Bengaluru -- Gold prices edged up on Friday, after falling from one-and-a-half-year highs in the previous session, as the dollar remained weak despite US President Donald Trump backing a stronger currency. Spot gold rose 0.3% to $1,351.40 an ounce at 3.33am GMT. The metal has gained 1.5% so far ...
A fter days of rallying against the rial in Tehran's foreign exchange market, the US dollar is showing signs of losing momentum. On Wednesday, the rial was quoted at 45,720 to the dollar in the open market, slightly down from Tuesday's close and below the psychological threshold of 46,000. The rial had ...
South Korea is home to some of the world's largest crypto currency exchanges and a craze for bitcoin and other crypto currencies has swept the country. Suggestions by top government officials that a ban on such trading was under consideration prompted supporters of crypto currency investing to petition ...
The market continued to be wary today, as bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies basically held steady after a slight drop from weekend highs. Bitcoin hovered around the $11,000 per single coin mark, while other digital currencies rallied slightly. government crackdowns are clearly spooking the market, ...
Gold coin was traded in Iran at 15,207,000 rials (about $334.6 on the free market rates) on Jan.23. According to data on the website of the Tehran Gold and Jewelry Union, one gram of the 18-karat gold was priced at 1,441,980 rials (about $31.7), indicating a rise of 0.03 percent compared to the preceding ...
A decade of liquidity and accommodation gave birth to a baby crypto that is growing into a force. central banks are the world's largest gold holders. Comfort for naked currencies as a weapon. I have been thinking a lot about the digital currency revolution over recent months as I continue to kick myself for ...
SK government begins to shut down virtual currency market ... The South Korean government has begun steps toward shutting down virtual currency exchanges - a stern response to the continued overheating seen there despite intensified regulations since Sept. 2017. "As a government plan, we are ...
Fears among Canadian officials that the US is getting closer to ripping up the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) caused traders to rapidly reassess next week's Bank of Canada decision on its interest rates. The market-implied odds of a hike initially slumped to 57 per cent from 77.5 per cent, ...
Houthi militias continued their aggression on public and private institutions that fall under their control in Sana'a and other governorates as they raided a number of local banks, currency exchange offices and money transfer companies in the Yemeni capital and confiscated large sums of cash from various ...
DENVER (CN) - A Colorado man filed a federal class action against the currency exchange Vircurex on Wednesday, claiming it froze $50 million in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In his complaint filed in the District of Colorado, plaintiff Timothy Shaw accuses Vircurex and founder Andreas Eckert, ...


 

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