Blockchain Is 'Revolutionary,' Says German Finance Regulator Chief

by coindesk 06/13/2018

The president of BaFin thinks blockchain-based applications are "revolutionary" and could turn the entire financial sector "upside down."



Gainers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Bytom
Bytom$0.518139

%5.61

ICON
ICON$1.9928

%4.03

Decentraland
Decentraland$0.0982697

%3.26

DigixDAO
DigixDAO$112.519

%2.93

Populous
Populous$7.99781

%2.57

Enigma
Enigma$1.35083

%1.5

IOST
IOST$0.0269386

%1.28

BitShares
BitShares$0.157205

%1.16


Updated: 06/14/2018

Losers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Bitcoin Interest
Bitcoin Interest$3.63289

%-19.76

Factom
Factom$9.27456

%-17.73

BnkToTheFuture
BnkToTheFuture$0.133526

%-17.63

Loom Network
Loom Network$0.213519

%-16.65

iExec RLC
iExec RLC$0.971392

%-13.39

Waves
Waves$3.21855

%-11.42

Nuls
Nuls$2.3798

%-11.38

QASH
QASH$0.346636

%-11.37


Updated: 06/14/2018

via bitcoinist06/13/2018

‘Really Un-Tethered?’ Bitcoin Price Manipulation Returns With New Research

Days after Tether (USDT) gained a higher market cap than Monero and Dash, new research has reignited suspicions that the altcoin “manipulated” Bitcoin prices.  Cryptocurrency Highs Fuelled By Tether The product of two researchers at the University of Texas, the paper — titled Is Bitcoin Really Un-Tethered? — claims to have identified potential evidence of direct price manipulation since November 2017. Bitcoin’s all-time highs around $20,000 one month later — and those of major altcoins — were


via ccn06/13/2018

Bitcoin Price was Manipulated by Tether, Researchers Claim

Market manipulators used Tether’s USDT token to artificially inflate the bitcoin price during 2017’s prolonged bull run.

via livebitcoinnews06/13/2018

Bitbank Launches a Bitcoin Lending Service With Annual Interest Rates

Borrowing and lending cryptocurrencies is not a new business model. Several companies try their hand at such a service with varying degrees of success. Japanese exchange Bitbank aims to do things a bit differently with its native Bitcoin borrowing program. The New Bitbank Lending Venture Japanese exchanges play a critical role in the world of cryptocurrency,...