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Six Out of Forbes Top 50 Fintech Companies for 2020 Are in Blockchain

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Six Out of Forbes Top 50 Fintech Companies for 2020 Are in Blockchain
Cointelegraph
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Six Out of Forbes Top 50 Fintech Companies for 2020 Are in Blockchain 
Forbes released its Fintech 50 list this week, which included six blockchain companies among the media outlet’s compilation of top financial technology companies. Carrying a “Blockchain and Bitcoin” category tag, Forbes listed Axoni, Chainalysis, Coinbase, Everledger, MakerDao and Ripple amongst its top 50 fintech list for 2020. Among the six blockchain and crypto-related categories, crypto exchange powerhouse Coinbase touted the most funding, at $525 million. Ripple came in second place with $293 million. MakerDao posted at $63 million. Read Full on Cointelegraph

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Lionel Messi-led FC Barcelona Dives Into Crypto
theblockcrypto
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Lionel Messi-led FC Barcelona Dives Into Crypto 
Spain’s soccer club FC Barcelona, which boasts Lionel Messi as a current team member, is set to have its own token that will give voting power to its "over 300 million" global fans. FC Barcelona, or Barca, has teamed up with fintech platform Chiliz to create a blockchain-based token for the sports franchise. As part of the partnership with FC Barcelona, Chiliz created Barca Fan Tokens (BAR) for use on its social mobile app called Socios.The BAR token holders will be able to cast votes for certain club decisions. Read Full on theblockcrypto

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Coinbase Revives Margin Trading, With 3x Leverage
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Coinbase Revives Margin Trading, With 3x Leverage 
Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S., is getting back into the business of lending money to traders. The San Francisco-based exchange said Wednesday in a blog post its new “margin trading” feature provides leverage up to three times or "3x" for individual investors in 23 U.S. states. The leverage is also available to institutional traders in 44 states and nine countries. The resurgent push by Coinbase comes as competition heats up among the world’s crypto exchanges. Read Full on coinbase

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Tony Hawk Foundation Now Accepting Bitcoin Donations Via The Lightning Network
Bitcoinist.com
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Tony Hawk Foundation Now Accepting Bitcoin Donations Via The Lightning Network 
The Tony Hawk Foundation, dedicated to building skate parks for American youth, has added Bitcoin as a tool to offer wider donation options. The Tony Hawk foundation accepts BTC payments through both Bitpay and OpenNode, and reports state Hawk himself was a relatively early adopter, learning about BTC back in 2013. Miki Vuckovich, the executive director of the Tony Hawk Foundation, was quoted saying, "We’re excited to have Bitcoin donations as an option for our supporters". Read Full on Bitcoinist.com

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IOTA Foundation Forms Tangle EE Working Group to Accelerate IOTA Adoption
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IOTA Foundation Forms Tangle EE Working Group to Accelerate IOTA Adoption 
The IOTA Foundation in partnership with the Eclipse Foundation, Dell Technologies, and 14 other partners are set to launch the Tangle EE Working Group tasked with promoting greater IOTA adoption. The Tangle EE Working Group will immediately begin working on developing solutions for unified identity and decentralized marketplaces. The unified identity protocols aim to use IOTA technology in creating seamless onramps for organizations to develop high-level decentralized identity protocols. Read Full on iota

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Top Australian Soccer Club Acquired By Token-Powered Fan Marketplace
coindesk
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Top Australian Soccer Club Acquired By Token-Powered Fan Marketplace 
Cryptocurrency company The London Football Exchange which describes itself on its website as a "fully integrated football club stock exchange and fan marketplace harnessing the power of the blockchain." has bought an 80% stake in A-League Australian soccer team Perth Glory Football Club and has plan

s to tokenize everything from ticket sales to fan engagement through its token. It also wants to buy more soccer clubs. The firm aims to integrate its LFEC token into payment systems at Perth Glory. Read Full on coindesk

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Cryptocurrency market is now valued at $300 billion
Decrypt
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Cryptocurrency market is now valued at $300 billion 
The global market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies has reached a combined total of $300 billion a value that hasn't been seen since July 2019. The total crypto market cap has been on the rise for the better part of two months, having climbed from a low of $178.1 billion in mid-December. Almost $18 billion was added to the crypto market in the last 24 hours. Bitcoin (BTC) was responsible for half of the market growth, after gaining 5.3% in the last day and adding almost $9 billion to its market cap. Read Full on Decrypt

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‘Buy Bitcoin’ Term is trending on Google at Highest Level Since June 2019
Twitter
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‘Buy Bitcoin’ Term is trending on Google at Highest Level Since June 2019 
Bitcoin sees the highest attention in the past 5 months according to data by Google Trends. The world’s leading cryptocurrency has been making strides amid retail investors once again, as its price keeps going on rollercoasters regularly since the beginning of the year. It’s also worth noting that the attention towards Bitcoin is spiraling up in Nigeria. The country has seen a continuous and steady increase in Google searches for Bitcoin. Read Full on Twitter

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Ethereum dominates the dapp ecosystem in 2020
Decrypt
 Published Today
Ethereum dominates the dapp ecosystem in 2020 
Ethereum’s decentralized application (dapp) ecosystem had a strong start in 2020. Its Games and Marketplaces category takes the lead in terms of daily unique active wallets growth, showing an increase of 163% over the last year. Active daily wallets in the category also account for 58% of the total dapp activity on the Ethereum network. TRON is also showing strong growth, its user base is up 33% compared to January 2019. The most popular category on it is of Gambling and High Risk—and accounts for 83% of TRON’s total user base. Read Full on Decrypt

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Egypt’s largest bank joins RippleNet for remittances
The Block
 Published 1 Day ago
Egypt’s largest bank joins RippleNet for remittances 
The National Bank of Egypt (NBE), the country’s biggest bank by total assets, has joined Ripple’s blockchain-based payments network RippleNet for cross-border payments. NBE is claiming to be the first bank in Egypt to use blockchain technology. The bank is seeking to facilitate faster and cheaper cross-border payments via RippleNet. Egypt is one of the top five remittance recipient countries, according to figures from the World Bank. Migrants sent $29 billion worth of funds in 2018 alone to the Middle East country. Read Full on The Block

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