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WEF Launches Global Consortium for Crypto Governance

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WEF Launches Global Consortium for Crypto Governance
CoinDesk
 Published Few hours ago
WEF Launches Global Consortium for Crypto Governance 
The World Economic Forum has created an international consortium to design a governance framework for cryptocurrencies, including stablecoins.The consortium seeks to bring together financial institutions, government representatives, developers and other members of the global community to determine what sort of governance around cryptocurrencies can best further the goal of financial inclusion. Digital currencies are "a key area of interest for the Forum," said WEF Founder and Chairman Klaus Schwab. Read Full on CoinDesk

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Binance Helping Coronavirus Victims With $1.5m USD Donation
Twitter
 Published Few hours ago
Binance Helping Coronavirus Victims With $1.5m USD Donation 
Malta-based crypto exchange Binance‘s CEO Changpeng Zhao[CZ] announced that the exchange pledged “10m RMB ($1.5m USD) to help coronavirus victims.” With this move, Binance becomes the first in the crypto space to have lent a helping hand to the victims of the deadly coronavirus. Noting that Binance was now working on the logistics of the move, Zhao stated that there was no use of crypto assets in the move and that it was not realistic to do crypto to end beneficiaries. Read Full on Twitter

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Bakkt's consumer app is coming in 2020
The Block
 Published Today
Bakkt's consumer app is coming in 2020 
Bakkt’s consumer app is set to roll out in 2020. Bakkt president Adam White shared some details of its product. So far, it has been revealed that the Bakkt consumer app will support tokenized loyalty rewards programs, equity trading, crypto asset trading, and a portal for merchants to accept crypto. Essentially, unlike popular exchange Coinbase which mostly just offers the ability to buy, sell, and accept crypto, the Bakkt consumer app aims to be a comprehensive app for all sorts of blockchain-based fintech. Read Full on The Block

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Report: Cardano (ADA) was the Busiest Project in 2019
santiment
 Published Today
Report: Cardano (ADA) was the Busiest Project in 2019 
Blockchain platform Cardano topped the list as the busiest 2019 crypto project in a report in terms of technical development. The report was compiled after analyzing over 1000 cryptocurrencies within the 12 months. The report attributed the growing developments of Cardano ecosystem which was cemented with the launch of the much-awaited Cardano incentivized Shelley testnet in December. Ethereum was narrowly behind with the report highlighting the major effort that developers have put towards achieving the impending Ethereum 2.0 upgrade. Read Full on santiment

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Ripple to Expand its On-Demand Liquidity in 2020
The Daily Hodl
 Published Today
Ripple to Expand its On-Demand Liquidity in 2020 
Ripple says it’s launching its XRP-based cross-border payments product around the world in 2020. In its latest XRP Markets Report, the real-time gross settlement company says it will add more corridors throughout the year for its On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) in Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America. The XRP liquidity solution launched in late 2018. Throughout 2019, ODL volume rose by 550% with the number of transactions surging nearly 300% in the last quarter. Read Full on The Daily Hodl

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Nasdaq exploring bitcoin futures product
The Block
 Published Today
Nasdaq exploring bitcoin futures product 
According to chief executive officer of Nasdaq, Adena Friedman the firm is currently exploring the launch of a bitcoin future with an unnamed partner. First, the firm wants to ensure it can bring to market a product that is differentiated from the competition. Second, it wants to ensure it has the proper risk-management foundation in place for a future tied to the cryptocurrency. As for the cryptocurrency market as a whole, Friedman says the exchange's view is that "digital currencies and cryptocurrenci

es will have a role in the global economy." Read Full on The Block

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Litecoin Creator Proposes Miners Voluntarily Donate 1% for Development
Cointelegraph
 Published Today
Litecoin Creator Proposes Miners Voluntarily Donate 1% for Development 
Charlie Lee proposed mining pool donations as a new funding method for cryptocurrency development. Lee said in a tweet, "I think a better way to fund development is mining pools voluntarily donate a portion of the block reward.” He explained, at current LTC price, 1% of block rewards is about 7x Litecoin Foundation's yearly expenses. Even if a small percent of miners are generous enough to donate, the foundation would be able to put it to good use by funding developers to work on Litecoin Core, Mimble Wimble, LiteWallet, LN wallet. Read Full on Cointelegraph

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Digital asset exchanges are the crypto industry's biggest employers
The Block
 Published Today
Digital asset exchanges are the crypto industry's biggest employers 
More than 85% of employees in the crypto space work for companies focused on three major service areas: exchanges, development, and mining. The largest employer is Asia-based exchange Huobi Global. Huobi is followed by two other exchanges, OKEx and Coinbase, in terms of the number of workers employed. Nearly 46% of employers with more than 100 employees are digital asset exchanges. Development firms account for roughly 29% of employers in that category. Read Full on The Block

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Bitcoin ‘Needs More’ PR from People Like Peter Schiff: Binance CEO
Cointelegraph
 Published Today
Bitcoin ‘Needs More’ PR from People Like Peter Schiff: Binance CEO 
Fresh from his dubious week in the spotlight after claiming to “lose” his BTC holdings, Schiff is still saying Bitcoin investors are blind to gold’s benefits. Changpeng Zhao argued Schiff was failing in sewing distrust of Bitcoin among social media followers and beyond. CZ: We need more “negative voices” “I think Peter is doing great to promote bitcoin. He probably does not realize that given his illogical reasoning, most people will do exactly opposite of what he says,” he wrote. Read Full on Cointelegraph

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Bitcoin's Github Community Now Boasts more than 2,800 Members
Bitcoinist.com
 Published 1 Day ago
Bitcoin's Github Community Now Boasts more than 2,800 Members 
Github is quite well-known for being an online developer hub, where experts and amateurs alike can join forces, host and review codes, manage projects, build software together, and more. According to recent data from GitGitRun.com, it appears that Bitcoin’s Github community managed to reach 2,800 members yesterday, January 24th. Bitcoin community member on Reddit, u/THE_ReD_TrucK, had noticed — not all repos are tracked, which led him to a conclusion that the real number of Bitcoin developers on Github might easily be over 3,000. Read Full on Bitcoinist.com

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