Coinbase Pro Adds Support for XRP

Coinbase Pro is a professional crypto-trading platform as well as a wallet service of Coinbase. Now, Coinbase Pro offers support for XPR, the Ripple token. This announcement was made in the Coinbase blog-post on the 25th of February. Now, Coinbase Pro will accept deposits in XRP and then, it will enable the full trading options

Kyocera, Solar Power Supplier, Will Use Blockchain

Kyocera is a Japanese power supply company. Now, it has partnered with LO3 Energy. The main target of the partnership is to perform the testing of blockchain based virtual power plants, or VVP for short. Their target is to improve the distribution of energy. The news was announced on the 25th of February. The test

Bank in Oman Joins RippleNet Payment Network

The second largest bank in Oman, BankDhofar, started using RippleNet technology to make cross border payments. This time, it is about payments to India only. this news was announced by the managing director of MENA and South Asia at Ripple. RippleNet is a globally functioning blockchain based payment system, or rather payment network developed by

CFTC Commissioner Brian Quintenz Believes a Crypto Self-Regulatory Organization Is Needed

The USA Commodity and Futures Trading Commission Commissioner called Brian Quintenz has made a very unusual suggestion. He believes, that cryptocurrency industry should take care of their regulation on its own. It should create, he believes, a self-regulatory body. This remark was made on the 12th February and now it went viral. The commissioner believes,

Canadian Security Regulator Is Interested in QuadrigaCX Case

The Ontario Securities Commission initiated an investigation into the major Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX. The OSC explained, that its actions are based on the need to protect the Canadian investors, given the potential harm caused to them by the exchange. However, there are no comments whether the investigation is a normal or a special one.

Bitfinex Starts Trading Again

Bitfinex, a Hong Kong based cryptocurrency exchange, started trading after going offline, after the unexpected surge of cryptomarkets. First the company representative informed, that the service was unavailable to some users only. the company apologized, however, the reasons of the outage were not explained. But thirty minutes later there was an announcement that the platform