Electronic Trading

Should You Target Whales or Speculators as ICO Investors?

David Malits is an Israeli public relations and marketing expert as well as the owner of STRIX, a reputation management and crisis communications …

Stock Markets

Dash’s 12.2 Software Upgrade Reduces Fees, Increases Speed

Regular transactions on the Dash network now cost less than one cent.


Mohammed Al Fardan Joins Ambrosus as Head of Middle East Region

Ambrosus, a Swiss blockchain startup for the supply chain ecosystem, has announced that Mohammed Al Fardan will join the company as Head of the …

Middle East

Global Blockchain and CoinStream Join Forces Under Mining “Streaming” Model

Vancouver-based Global Blockchain Technologies Corporation’s subsidiary company, Global Blockchain Mining Corp., has recently entered into a …


Boosteroid’s ICO: Cloud Computing Made Simple for All Individuals

Fresh off a highly successful funding round last month, Boosteroid is gearing up for the second stage of its token sale, which starts on November 27, …

Stock Markets

French Cloud Hosting Giant OVH Is Down, Affecting At Least One Bitcoin Exchange

OVH, a French cloud computing company that offers VPS, dedicated servers and other web services, is suffering from an electrical problem at the …

Stock Markets

Something is Not Right About BitConnect

Since September 2017, BitConnect had tripled its market cap and became the 8th largest crypto, according to the CoinMarketCap. But recently the coin …


Alibaba launches electronic trading hub in Malaysia

Alibaba launched an electronic trading hub in Malaysia on Friday aimed at helping small- and medium-sized businesses, a first for the Chinese …


Alibaba’s electronic trading hub to help small and medium-sized enterprises goes live in Malaysia | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

Alibaba Group’s electronic trading hub in Malaysia – the first of its kind outside China – went “live” on Wednesday, a milestone Prime Minister Najib …


Gold settles higher, then pares in electronic trade after Fed statement - MarketWatch

Gold prices settled higher Wednesday, then eased back, before briefly pitching higher, in the electronic trading session as the U.S. dollar held on …


Outlining the Advantages of Cryptocurrency Offerings

Broctagon Group, a leading fintech business development, liquidity and technology provider, has begun offering a new exciting range of crypto …


Rookies and robots brace for first UK rate rise since 2007

LONDON (Reuters) - Financial markets braced this week for what could be the Bank of England's first rate rise in a decade - a step into the unknown …


SMEs Don’t See Banks as Business Partners, Strands Survey Shows

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) face an uphill struggle when it comes to securing certain banking services, and banks need to rethink the role …


Government of Iran Is Preparing to Adopt Bitcoin for Use Inside the Country

With President Trump taking a hostile approach to the Islamic Republic, is Iran preparing to bypass new sanctions with Bitcoin?


To Trust or Not Trust: How Blockchain Can Mitigate Business’ Trust Barrier

The financial services industry revolves around trust. Indeed, business processes are dependent on the quality of the identity and reputation of the …


How Cryptocurrency Exchanges Work – Front and Back-end

What will set you apart from traditional cryptocurrency exchanges?


Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Launches Deep Learning AI Hardware

“Bitmain saw trends in the AI business that were similar to the early days of Bitcoin."

Machine Learning

Bitcoin Gold Now Trading at $150 Level on Futures Markets

The cryptocurrency community is split over the value of the latest hard fork of the Bitcoin Blockchain.


Cashing out: The end of Hong Kong's historic trading floor - ASEAN/East Asia

Hong Kong (AFP) - In its heyday in the 1980s, more than a thousand brokers dressed in signature red blazers made deals on the trading floor of the …

Hong Kong

Applying the lessons of the Crash of '87 to today's markets

Oct. 19, 1987. That was the day the Dow Jones industrial average dropped 508 points, or 22.6 percent, the biggest one-day decline in the history of …


CryptoGames to Disrupt Game Development via ICO, Battle of Titans

It’s nearly impossible to launch a mobile game without outside investments today. Most game developers meet this problem head on, even those with …

Game Development

Electronic trading outfits best Wall Street in ETF market-making

The ETF business is booming, and with it should be a boost to the likes of Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) and some peers who used to dominate the lucrative …


The ICO Bubble Will Explode Within a Year, Says Dogecoin Creator

The creator of Dogecoin says that 50% of ICOs are created by fraudsters from a marketing background.


Gold settles lower, then recovers some lost ground after Fed minutes - MarketWatch

Gold futures settled lower Wednesday for the first time in four sessions, then recovered some lost ground in electronic trading.<p>Minutes from the …


Spare a thought for what is lost with the end of floor share trading in Hong Kong

Readers with an aversion to nostalgia might want to pass on this column, but before doing so they might want to pause and consider that some reasons …

News (China)

Jury.Online Plans ICO to Modernize Dispute Resolution Using Smart Contracts

"In 5 years, I hope to make lawyers redundant," said Jury.Online founder Alexander Shevtsov.


Masters of the Universe adjust to the new reality as tech hits government bonds

Electronic trading enabled by high-performance computing is transforming fixed income trading – and many bond traders will struggle to adapt.


Goldman Sachs has made a big hire in electronic trading

Goldman Sachs is bringing on a technology veteran to help drive its electronic trading business.<p>Mike Blum, the former chief technology officer at KCG Holdings, the high-frequency trading firm recently acquired by Virtu Financial, is joining Goldman as CTO for its electronic trading unit, according …


Advances in Cloud Services Technology Facilitating Blockchain Evolution

Companies usually collaborate by creating bridges between themselves. This includes opening firewalls, creating channels between their data centers, …


FBI Goes After Binary Options Tech Providers and Brokers

The tech giant handed to the FBI confidential emails between technology providers and their broker clients.