$6 Billion Daily Crypto Volume is Being Faked, How Can it be Combated?

Earlier this week, the Blockchain Transparency Institute (BTI) published a report claiming that the global crypto exchange market is faking $6 billion of its daily volume. The researchers at BTI evaluated the user activity and traffic of the market’s biggest crypto exchanges, comparing their projected trading volume to other metrics. Slippage, a method utilized by The post $6 Billion Daily Crypto Volume is Being Faked, How Can it be Combated? appeared first on CCN

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Bithumb Hack ‘Doesn’t Really Change the Fundamentals of Bitcoin’: Charlie Lee

Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, went on CNBC’s Fast Money program on Wednesday to discuss the recent hacking of South Korea’s cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb, among other developments in the crypto sphere. Speaking via telephone, the founder of the world’s fifth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap pointed out that while it is normal for cryptocurrency investors to The post Bithumb Hack ‘Doesn’t Really Change the Fundamentals of Bitcoin’: Charlie Lee appeared first on CCN

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Pump and a Ponzi? Bithumb Criticized For Prematurely Listing a Cryptocurrency Created by its Developers

Earlier this week, Bithumb, South Korea’s second-biggest cryptocurrency exchange – behind UPbit – that is known for its rigorous verification process for new cryptocurrencies, announced the airdrop of Popchain, a cryptocurrency which the global community has not heard about previously. Two Weeks Into Development Hankyung, one of the leading mainstream media outlets in South Korea, The post Pump and a Ponzi? Bithumb Criticized For Prematurely Listing a Cryptocurrency Created by its Developers appeared first on CCN

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South Korea’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange to Conduct ICO in Switzerland

Earlier this week, mainstream media outlet News1 reported that Bithumb, South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, is conducting an initial coin offering (ICO) later this year to launch its own cryptocurrency Bithumb Coin. Bithumb Coin Some of the largest cryptocurrency trading platforms valued at billions of dollars such as Binance, Kucoin, and Huobi have already released The post South Korea’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange to Conduct ICO in Switzerland appeared first on CCN

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