Blockchain Daily Digest – October 15th, 2019

By Lucas Cacioli   Oct 15, 2019 1 Min Read

  1. Libra Forms Governing Board Despite Shrinking Membership
    The Libra Association has reaffirmed its commitment in creating a payments-oriented stablecoin, holding its inaugural meeting yesterday despite major investors jumping ship.

  2. CME Group Bullish on Bitcoin Despite Pullback in Prices
    The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group recently stated that customer interest in CME Bitcoin futures remained bullish in Q3 2019 despite the Bitcoin price pullback.

  3. Russian Prime Minister Sets Deadline For Adopting New Approach To Cryptocurrencies
    The wave of change has entered into the Russian cryptocurrency market  as their finance ministry advocates for a new regulatory framework to be adopted by the country’s legislative body.


  4. Vitalik Buterin Believes Proof-of-Stake Algorithm Will Make Ethereum More Secure Than Bitcoin
    Proof-of-stake (POS) system is gradually making its way to reach the top position and overtaking proof-of-work (POW), which is currently much older and the most widely used blockchain consensus algorithm.

  5. Binance Partners with Amun to Launch BNB ETP on Swiss SIX Exchange
    Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has partnered with Switzerland-based exchange-traded product (ETP) Amun to launch the Binance token (BNB) ETP.


The Top 5 Cryptos At a Glance

#

Crypto

Symbol

Market Cap.

Price (US$)

Change % (24h)

Trading Vol. (24h)

1

Bitcoin

BTC

$149.52B

$8,310.27

-0.43%

$14.564B

2

Ethereum

ETH

$19.85B

$183.62

-0.25%

$7.12B

3

XRP

XRP

$12.56B

$0.29

0.19%

$1.54B

4

Tether

USDT

$4.12B

$1.00

-1.09%

$17.19B

5

Bitcoin Cash

BCH

$4.05B

$224.30

-1.09%

$1.22B

 


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Lucas Cacioli
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