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About author: John Iadeluca

John Iadeluca is the 20 year old founder of Banz Capital hedge fund, a pooled investment fund for high net worth individuals. He kickstarted his career in crypto in 2015 by developing a Bitcoin faucet “BittyMe.com” and began algorithmic trading full time. After serving on multiple advisory boards of ICO’s that have raised $15M+, he has become knowledgeable in the ICO, trading, regulation & development space.

Global Regulators “FSB” Announce Cryptocurrencies Are Being Monitored

Category: Blockchain, News, Regulation

Global Regulators “FSB” Announce Cryptocurrencies Are Being Monitored

The regulators behind G20, the Financial Stability Board (FSB) have begun research on cryptocurrencies and their potential effects on the overall global economy. This comes months after the G20 meeting, in which a compromise was reached amongst different regulators and marketplaces. The monitoring that will be completed will mostly be done with regards to how these digital assets could hurt…

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Billion Dollar Hedge Fund Manager Believes Blockchain Talent Is Moving in Waves

Category: Blockchain, News

Billion Dollar Hedge Fund Manager Believes Blockchain Talent Is Moving in Waves

The founder of crypto’s biggest hedge fund, Polychain Capital, discussed the current movement of top-tier talent in the tech sector from traditional entities to blockchain-based projects. Olaf Carlson-Wee, Polychain’s CEO, gave his input on why he believes crypto is in its best state yet in an interview with Fortune’s “The Ledger.”  With over $1 billion under management, Polychain has grown…

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Oracle Releases Its Blockchain Cloud Service to the Public

Category: Blockchain, Business, News

Oracle Releases Its Blockchain Cloud Service to the Public

Oracle, the computer giant and software service provider, released its blockchain cloud service to the general public on July 16. This indicates one of the largest enterprise blockchain service releases to date. The technology was already being utilized in early stages by private corporations, but it is now available on a pay-for basis to the general public. Oracle at the…

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Hong Kong Launches Blockchain-based Trade Finance

Category: Blockchain, Finance, News

Hong Kong Launches Blockchain-based Trade Finance

The Hong Kong central bank has announced that its official launch next month will include a blockchain-built trade finance platform for logging transactions and credentials, which will therefore be immutable. Although the platform in no way utilizes cryptocurrency, it will be one of the largest bank-related blockchain integrations of all time. HSBC and Standard Chartered are among the 21 banks…

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Facebook Adds ‘Director of Blockchain Engineering’ to Team

Category: Blockchain, Business, News

Facebook Adds ‘Director of Blockchain Engineering’ to Team

After Facebook went back on the decision to ban all cryptocurrency ads, they have since made a major human resources-related decision to promote one of their veteran developers, Evan Cheng, to head of blockchain engineering. The news comes after announcements that Facebook was closely inspecting the decentralized infrastructure of the blockchain. The Facebook team has been exploring decentralized infrastructures and…

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Bank Melli Iran Confirms Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Investments

Category: Adoption, Blockchain, News, Regulation, Tech

Bank Melli Iran Confirms Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Investments

Iran has maintained its optimistic stance on blockchain technology and cryptocurrency. In an announcement in July 2018, through its recent report that its commercial banking sector affiliate “SIC,” the country announced it would lead a new research sector focused on the “fourth industrial revolution,” compromising of technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain technologies, and digital assets. While Iran’s stance on allowing…

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Italian Law Enforcement Seizes all Bitcoin Holdings of Previously Hacked Exchange BitGrail

Category: Bitcoin, Finance, News, Regulation

Italian Law Enforcement Seizes all Bitcoin Holdings of Previously Hacked Exchange BitGrail

The Italy-based exchange BitGrail has halted all trading activities and defaulted the site as being “under maintenance” after it’s core team confirmed Italian law enforcement had seized all bitcoin in the companies accounts. This comes months after approximately $170 million worth of the cryptocurrency NANO was hacked and stolen from the exchange. The BitGrail Story Finally Coming to a Close…

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Swiss Cryptocurrency Fund Receives First Ever FINMA Operating License

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Regulation, Tech

Swiss Cryptocurrency Fund Receives First Ever FINMA Operating License

Crypto Fund AG has received approval from the Swiss financial regulators FINMA to begin distributing funds. This license will allow the fund to offer new instruments within the Swiss financial market. The grant serves as a milestone in crypto-oriented regulation. Crypto Fund AG is the first fund of its kind to receive such approval in the Swiss sector. Crypto License…

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Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Suffers $30 Million Hack, Covers All Losses

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Crime, News

Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Suffers $30 Million Hack, Covers All Losses

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb was compromised and lost over $30 million worth of cryptocurrency on June 19, 2018. However, the exchange has covered all costs included with the damages and has assured that no user-funds will be affected. Deposits and withdrawals have since been halted. Hackers Attack Bithumb After a promising start to the week regarding crypto market price…

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Binance CEO Reaffirms Hope in Crypto Market Despite Price Declines

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Commentary, Finance, News

Binance CEO Reaffirms Hope in Crypto Market Despite Price Declines

Binance CEO, Founder, and Crypto Billionaire Changpeng Zhao reassured followers on June 9, 2018, that he’s not worried about the recent crypto price slides. Through a series of posted images, the industry giant demonstrated his belief that the crypto markets undergo the same pattern almost every year, followed by coinciding meteoric rises. The End of the Markets, or Just a…

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