Ethereum: Decentralized Crypto Exchange Volumes Plunge after EtherDelta Charges

Ethereum: Decentralized Crypto Exchange Volumes Plunge after EtherDelta Charges

Following the SEC’s enforcement action against the founder of Ethereum exchange EtherDelta, cryptocurrency traders appear to be shying away from so-called decentralized crypto trading platforms while they wait to see whether more enforcement actions are coming down the pike. DEX Volumes Take Major Haircut Following EtherDelta Charges As first noted by crypto research group DRIVE…

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Will EtherDelta Charges Lead to the Demise of Decentralized Crypto Exchanges?

Will EtherDelta Charges Lead to the Demise of Decentralized Crypto Exchanges?

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Zachary Coburn, a co-founder of decentralized crypto exchange EtherDelta, for operating an unregistered national securities exchange. SEC Charges EtherDelta Founder With Operating an Unregistered Exchange https://t.co/KYRBmn2UHw — SEC_News (@SEC_News) November 8, 2018 In its official statement, the SEC also emphasized that EtherDelta illicitly distributed unregistered securities…

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Bancor’s Cross-Chain DEX Between Ethereum and EOS is Now Live

Bancor’s Cross-Chain DEX Between Ethereum and EOS is Now Live

Bancor, a popular decentralized exchange (DEX) protocol on the Ethereum blockchain announced in September that they’d build a bridge to the EOS network. The new platform, called BancorX, is now live. BancorX enables token conversions between 110+ Ethereum and EOS-based assets. Projects launching on the platform include Everipedia, eosBLACK, BetDice, MEET.ONE, KARMA, Prochain, and Chaince.…

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Decentralized[?] Ethereum Exchange IDEX to Add More IP Blocks, Force KYC

Decentralized[?] Ethereum Exchange IDEX to Add More IP Blocks, Force KYC

IDEX, formerly known as a “decentralized” Ethereum exchange (DEX), has announced that its service will soon feature expanded regional restrictions and KYC policies comparable to those enforced on most centralized cryptocurrency trading platforms. Ethereum Exchange IDEX Moves to Comply with Crypto Regulations The operator of IDEX, the Panama-registered Aurora Labs S.A., announced the new changes…

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To the Moon? Ethereum Startup ConsenSys Acquires Asteroid Mining Company

To the Moon? Ethereum Startup ConsenSys Acquires Asteroid Mining Company

New York-based blockchain software technology startup and Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has acquired asteroid mining company Planetary Resources, Inc. through an asset-purchase agreement. Following the acquisition, Planetary Resources President and CEO Chris Lewicki and General Counsel Brian Israel will be joining the team at ConsenSys, according to an official press release. Before co-founding and joining…

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Most Popular Ethereum Wallet MetaMask Finally Releases Mobile Client

Most Popular Ethereum Wallet MetaMask Finally Releases Mobile Client

MetaMask, the most popular Ethereum and ERC20 token standard wallet developed by ConsenSys, has released its mobile client at DevCon. At DevCon, a major Ethereum-focused conference held in Prague, Czech Republic hosted by large conglomerates and leading cryptocurrency businesses including EY, Microsoft, ShapeShift, Santander, Blockfolio, and Wanxiang, the MetaMask development team officially released and showcased…

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