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BBVA makes first attempt of putting multimillion loan on blockchain

BBVA makes first attempt of putting multimillion loan on blockchain

BBVA banking group of Spain has carried out its first-off placement of a $150-mln syndicated loan on the blockchain. The loan was meant for Spain’s electricity grid firm Red Electrica, as Financial Times publication of today explained.


November 1, 2018
Traders opt for stocks instead of Bitcoin
Traders opt for stocks instead of Bitcoin

The value of a single Bitcoin stood at $6,321.71 today, unmoved from yesterday’s late session, according to Kraken crypto exchange.

October 31, 2018
Bitcoin set for unseen 2018 year-on-year drop on its 10th birthday
Bitcoin set for unseen 2018 year-on-year drop on its 10th birthday

Approaching 10th anniversary of Bitcoin, the pioneering digital currency is on track to show its first ever annual decline of the year, considering...

October 30, 2018
UK watchdog to consider ban on crypto derivative sale
UK watchdog to consider ban on crypto derivative sale

British FCA has announced it is going to weigh possible banning of virtual currency-based derivative sales, according to yesterday’s...

Bitcoin firm following worst session in almost 3 weeks
Bitcoin firm following worst session in almost 3 weeks

The bitcoin market has recovered on Tuesday, a day after suffering its largest 24-hour drop in almost three weeks.

October 19, 2018
Bitcoin tries to reach $6,500 mark
Bitcoin tries to reach $6,500 mark

Major cryptocurrencies were flat or trading not far from overnight's closing levels, extending a trend that keep most altcoins within narrow...

October 16, 2018
Bitcoin stable on news Fidelity to offer crypto trading
Bitcoin stable on news Fidelity to offer crypto trading

Bitcoin prices extended overnight gains on Tuesday but failed to advanced higher on news Fidelity Investments would launch a new business to offer...

Fidelity’s new business will support institutional virtual currency investors
Fidelity’s new business will support institutional virtual currency investors

Fidelity, a financial services corporation, enters the world of virtual coins.

October 15, 2018
Bitcoin rockets 10% driven by heavy USDT Selling
Bitcoin rockets 10% driven by heavy USDT Selling

Bitcoin’s value has risen more than 10% over last 24 hours, for a short time getting above $7,000 as CryptoCompare’s information shows....

October 12, 2018
Bitcoin stays above $6,000, on track for third straight weekly decline
Bitcoin stays above $6,000, on track for third straight weekly decline

Bitcoin traded above $6,000 mark on Friday after a 24-hour selling saw the price of the world’s most popular cryptocurrency stays dangerously...

October 11, 2018
Bitcoin tumbles more than 5%, its status is in doubt
Bitcoin tumbles more than 5%, its status is in doubt

Bitcoin prices BTCUSD fell as much as 6 percent on Thursday, having put the key $6,000 level back in focus.

September 13, 2018
U.S. cryptocurrency companies create industry-specific association
U.S. cryptocurrency companies create industry-specific association

The biggest three U.S. companies dealing with cryptocoins are establishing dedicated association with the purpose of lobbying in regard to problems...

September 10, 2018
Citigroup prepares new method of cryptocurrency trading
Citigroup prepares new method of cryptocurrency trading

Citigroup has created another instrument for investment into virtual currencies like Bitcoin and others, said a source familiar with the project.

September 7, 2018
Bitcoin falls as Wall Street shows no interest
Bitcoin falls as Wall Street shows no interest

Virtual currencies, including Bitcoin, have slid further down, as Wall Street seems to be turning away from cryptocoins. This takes place in the...

August 24, 2018
U.S. SEC will look into decision of barring new bitcoin ETFs from market
U.S. SEC will look into decision of barring new bitcoin ETFs from market

Yesterday the Securities and Exchange Commission of the United States published notes on its website saying it will reconsider a decision by its...

August 21, 2018
Gemini founders and cryptocurrency exchanges launch self-regulatory group
Gemini founders and cryptocurrency exchanges launch self-regulatory group

Some virtual coin exchanges have teamed up with Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the originators of Gemini, with the purpose of setting up a...

August 20, 2018
Bitcoin to swing more forcefully soon but movement direction uncertain
Bitcoin to swing more forcefully soon but movement direction uncertain

Bitcoin is caught in a squeezing price corridor, while the trajectory of its further escape isn’t clear.

August 14, 2018
Bitcoin near its lowest of 2018
Bitcoin near its lowest of 2018

Bitcoin slumped lower than $6,000 yesterday, which hasn’t happened since June, with other virtual currencies also slipping.

August 10, 2018
Bitcoin wobbles not far from another lower-low
Bitcoin wobbles not far from another lower-low

Following a brief pause on Thursday, when most cryptocurrencies close in the green territory, all main coins showing declines in morning New York...

August 8, 2018
Bitcoin dives after streak of gains
Bitcoin dives after streak of gains

Bitcoin extended its descent on the back of a ruling postponement by the Securities and Exchange Commission concerning bitcoin ETF.

July 18, 2018
Bitcoin balloons to $7,400 in a matter of minutes
Bitcoin balloons to $7,400 in a matter of minutes

Bitcoin has soared 10% in the past few hours, after a massive upswing in volume. In just a single hour, cryptocurrencies as Bitcoin, Ether, EOS and...

July 10, 2018
Bitcoin is going to be used instead of regular money in less than a decade
Bitcoin is going to be used instead of regular money in less than a decade

Virtual currencies like Bitcoin and its peers are the next phase in the evolution of money and are on the verge of turning into a chief means of...

June 29, 2018
Bitcoin’s value at the lowest since November
Bitcoin’s value at the lowest since November

Bitcoin fell to the least mark since last November today, as investment appetite lessened and global regulators have been coming out with slamming...

June 18, 2018
Bitcoin is a threat to internet, BIS says
Bitcoin is a threat to internet, BIS says

The Bank for International Settlements located in Basel, encouraged by massive popularity of virtual currencies, tried to look into the benefit...

June 11, 2018
Bitcoin falls over 10% following South Korean cryptocurrency exchange hack
Bitcoin falls over 10% following South Korean cryptocurrency exchange hack

Cryptocurrency prices tumbled over the weekend after South Korean crypto exchange Coinrail said it was hacked and almost one-third of the coins...

May 25, 2018
U.S. starts an inquiry into virtual currency price rigging
U.S. starts an inquiry into virtual currency price rigging

The United States has started an investigation to establish if traders are manipulating cryptocurrency prices. The country’s Justice...

May 15, 2018
China’s manufacturers of bitcoin mining devices look to raise $1 billion from Hong Kong listings
China’s manufacturers of bitcoin mining devices look to raise $1 billion from Hong Kong listings

China’s two producers of bitcoin mining hardware aim to attract $1 bln each from Hong Kong listings in 2018, on solid global enthusiasm in...

May 11, 2018
South Korea’s number one virtual currency exchange is suspected of fraud
South Korea’s number one virtual currency exchange is suspected of fraud

Prosecutors in South Korea conducted a search in the office of Upbit, the largest virtual currency exchange, yesterday and today suspecting fraud,...

May 2, 2018
Cryptocurrencies resume recovery with Bitcoin Cash jumps 15%
Cryptocurrencies resume recovery with Bitcoin Cash jumps 15%

Cryptocurrencies are set to reverse Tuesday’s declines with the most popular digital currency - bitcoin - soaring above $9,000. 

April 26, 2018
Bitcoin trades below $9,000
Bitcoin trades below $9,000

Cryptocurrencies have taken another break on Thursday, with most popular assets trading in comparatively narrow ranges. 

April 13, 2018
Bitcoin continues to rise, soaring near $400 in an hour
Bitcoin continues to rise, soaring near $400 in an hour

Bitcoin extended its gain on Friday, soaring almost $400 in an hour, as the world's most popular cryptocurrency is on track for a weekly rise...

April 6, 2018
Monex Group buys hacked cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck
Monex Group buys hacked cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck

Japan-based online broker Monex Group will buy hacked crypto exchange Coincheck Inc for 3.6 billion yen ($33.6 million). As a result of the deal...

Cryptocurrency as the most advanced investment and trading tool

Nowadays, investing in cryptocurrencies is one of the most popular financial tool among traders. While the financial regulators worldwide have been considering measures to regulate the cryptocurrency market and the possibilities of using the blockchain technology across the financial services, the world's largest exchange operators launched the bitcoin futures trading. Another popular model to attract investments is ICO, which allows companies to raise capital by issuing crypto tokens.

Follow the latest breaking news on cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies are more volatile and high-risk tools than practically any other type of asset. Among the main factors that affect their price there are government regulation, the latest financial technology trends as well as mining and news. For competent investing in assets based on the blockchain technology follow the latest Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies news.

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