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Daily Crypto News: Koinex Enters Blockchain, Pump and Dump monthly trade $7 Million and other news

This is a daily round up of important blockchain and crypto news between Dec 05, 2018 and Dec 06, 2018 (until press). The focus is on important news around developments in the blockchain space, on exchanges and crypto projects, not on price action.

Please note that this is neither the only nor the exhaustive list, we are constantly trying to improve the feed and if you have any feedback, please feel free to contact us.

1. Koinex to Offer Blockchain Services

The company has set aside $1 million for community building measures- hackathons, meetups, partner with academic institutions, research, design course wear etc. The CoE aims to solve issues related to finance, payments, security, and banking operations on a global scale. Read more

2. SBI Holdings, R3 Embark on ‘Joint Venture’ to Boost Corda Blockchain Use in Asia

Quoting local news outlet Nikkei, the report reveals that SBI, which is involved in multiple cryptocurrency and blockchain-related activities, will expand on its existing investment in R3 to create a “joint venture” aimed at promotion. Read more

3. 38% of Freelancers Regularly Use Cryptocurrency, Survey Reveals

Surveyed parties cited international payments and lack of intermediaries (direct payment) as the advantages of cryptocurrencies in their view. Read more

4. Swiss Cryptocurrency Start-up Integrates Monero in ATM

Switzerland-based cryptocurrency start-up, Bity, has announced the integration of anonymous cryptocurrency monero (XMR) in its ATMs all around Switzerland. Read More.

5. Andhra Pradesh Government’s ‘Innovation Society’ to Promote Blockchain Development

In association with Eleven01, the organisation will explore the prospects of the blockchain technology through events, activities and mentorship programs to nurture talent and develop a community. The alliance will focus on fostering the creation of the finest blockchain development ecosystem in Andhra Pradesh. Read More.

Bite-sized News

Only the headlines are enough for these news

  • Study: Pump and Dump Schemes Account for $7 Million of Monthly Trade Volume Read Story
  • Report: Number of Routers Affected by Crypto Malware Doubled Since August, Reaching 415K Read Story
  • R3 Adds Ripple as First Crypto for Its Universal Payments DApp Read Story
  • US Government Offering Up to $800K for Anti-Forgery Blockchain Solutions Read Story

Read Daily roundup: December 05, 2018

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