LINK Trading Volume Overtakes BTC on Major Exchanges – August 10

πŸ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:Β $11,882

Bitcoin price has broke through the $12,000 mark overnight, only holding the mark briefly before rapidly falling $500, now settling in the high $11,000’s.

Top-20 altcoins have held steady over the last 24 hours of trading, as Ethereum gains 1% and XRP rises 2%. Cosmos has broken into the top-20 with an 11% gain.

Top Stories for August 10, 2020 πŸ”₯

πŸ‘‰ LINK Trading Volume Overtakes BTC on Major Exchanges

Trading volumes for Chainlink (LINK) have surpassed those of Bitcoin on multiple major exchanges over the weekend.

Both Coinbase Pro and Binance have witnessed the volume “flippening”, as LINK price catapulted to new all-time highs of $14.45.

LINK is a decentralized oracle service with a large cult following on social media, currently leading the market-wide DeFi frenzy.

πŸ‘‰ South Korea Plans Blockchain-Based Road Toll System

South Korea’s KEB Hana Bank has partnered with the Korea Express Highway Corporation, in an effort to launch a blockchain-base road toll payment system.

The project is planned to kick-off before the end of 2020, and will connect to the KEB Hana Bank mobile app.

πŸ‘‰ Binance, Poloniex and FTX Lead Market in DeFi Token Listings

The Block Research have shown Binance, Poloniex and FTX to be the most proactive cryptocurrency exchanges to list DeFi governance tokens this year.

Poloniex has listed eleven DeFi tokens, while Binance and FTX follow with nine and six DeFi token listings, respectively.