📈 30 Second Price Summary
Current Bitcoin Price: $5044
Bitcoin has fallen about 2% since this time yesterday, with Ethereum and XRP following the downtrend closely. Bitcoin Cash is the only top-20 coin in the green, and it’s up by more than 4%.
The market average is also sitting around negative 2%, so that’s what you can expect of most other major altcoins including EOS, Binance Coin, and Cardano,
Top Stories for 16th April 2019 🔥
👉 Cryptopia opens withdrawals following hack
Earlier this year, New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia was hacked. This resulted in the loss of more than $20 million of Ethereum and other ERC20 tokens, and forced the exchange to freeze deposits and withdrawals for an extended period of time.
Today, Cryptopia made the decision to reopen their withdrawals, allowing users to take previously-trapped funds off of the exchange. Many users are impressed with how Cryptopia have handle the situation, with an overwhelming majority “willing” to give the platform a second chance.
👉 Binance looks to regulatory compliance
Almost all financial institutions (of any kind) are subject to lots of regulation. However, until now, Binance has focused on the exchange of cryptocurrencies only — and not fiat currencies — resulting in a significantly reduced amount of regulation.
Binance has recently announced its plans to expand into new fiat-friendly trading pairs. Existing functionality allows users to purchase cryptocurrency with debit cards, but there could soon be the possibility to sell cryptocurrency for fiat currencies. As such, Binance is looking into the world of regulatory compliance to ensure it does everything by the book.
👉 Archive.org has accepted $2,500+ in BAT
Archive.org is an online library of various media, including books, films, and songs, plus other digital goods such as websites and software. It is a Brave certified publisher, allowing users to tip the website donations in the form of BAT (Basic Attention Token).
Since joining the Brave program, Archive.org has received more than $2,500 in tips.