Cryptopia Exchange Clients Win High Court Ruling – April 9

📈 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price$7,338

Bitcoin price has maintained its range in the low to mid $7,000s, rising half a percent over the last day of trading.

Top-20 altcoins remain steady, as Ethereum gains 1.5% and XRP gains 0.5% for the day. Chainlink has stolen the spotlight, with an 18% rally.

Top Stories for April 9, 2020 🔥

👉 Cryptopia Exchange Clients Win High Court Ruling 

Clients of former cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia have won an unprecedented High Court case, ruling customers’ cryptocurrencies as property held in a third-party trust by the exchange.

Cryptopia was hacked for US$16 million of cryptocurrency early last year, leading to the exchange filing for bankruptcy in May 2019. User funds have not been accessible since the hack.

👉 Bluzelle Announces Launch of Mainnet

Bluzelle has announced that it will finally launch its mainnet, following a final stress-testing phase. The test will be funded with $30,000 worth of BLZ tokens, as incentives for stakeholders.

The Bluzelle network is an decentralized data-hosting platform, which is designed to combine the benefits of cloud computing with blockchain technology.

👉 South Korea’s ICON Blockchain Reveals New Consensus Mechanism

ICON, South Korea’s largest blokchain platform, has revealed its new consensus mechanism in a whitepaper release yesterday.

The new mechanism, called Loop Fault Tolerance 2.0 (LFT 2.0), is designed to significantly improve the scalability of the platform, while retaining robust security.