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Court Rejects Ripple’s Bid to Dismiss Class Action Lawsuit Filed by XRP Investors

</header> <strong>A court case that has the future of <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/XRP” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>XRP</a> at stake continues after Ripple’s motion to dismiss it was rejected by a court in California. The plaintiffs claim that the blockchain company sold the coin as an unregistered security and demand compensation. Ripple tried to avoid the case with …

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Lawsuit Against Ripple May Decide the Fate of XRP but Regulators Have the Final Say

</header> <strong>A prolonged legal battle, which may hold the key to <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/XRP” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>XRP</a>’s future, has been extended again. The class action lawsuit alleges that Ripple issued and sold the coin, one of the largest by market cap, as an unregistered security. The decision on the defendant’s motion to dismiss the lawsuit …

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A Deep Dive Into Satoshi’s 11-Year Old Bitcoin Genesis Block

</header> <b>11 years ago today, Satoshi Nakamoto launched the Bitcoin network at approximately 18:15:05 UTC and the world hasn’t been the same since. The Bitcoin blockchain came to life on January 3, 2009, and so far, more than 600,000 blocks have been mined into existence. Nakamoto’s genesis block is special and the hardcoded block has …

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Court Postpones TON Hearing Till February, Impatient Investors May Get 77% Back

</header> <strong>The New York court reviewing Telegram’s contested coin offering in the U.S. has postponed a scheduled hearing on the case</strong><strong> till February. The defendants, Telegram Group and its subsidiary TON Issuer, have been banned from distributing and selling the tokens. Investors who don’t want to wait for the launch of the blockchain project can …

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104 Addresses Hold 70% of Tether, Research Reveals

</header> <strong>The ownership of tether (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/USDT” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>USDT</a>) turns out to be quite concentrated. According to a recent report, a few addresses control the bulk of the stablecoin, which is widely used by bitcoin traders. The finding comes on top of fresh accusations of creating a bubble levied in a lawsuit against …

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Telegram Awaits Court Hearing on SEC Case Against Its Token Sale

</header> <strong>Telegram, the most popular messenger in the crypto community, is facing challenges surrounding the launch of its TON blockchain. Following an intervention by the U.S. securities regulator, a court hearing on the sale of the native gram tokens is scheduled to take place a week before </strong><strong>the network was expected to go live. </strong> …

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Markets Update: BCH and BNB Outperform Leading Crypto Assets

</header> <strong>Despite the cryptocurrency markets appearing increasingly bullish, the leading crypto assets have posted mixed results in recent weeks. While BCH and LTC have made significant gains over BTC in recent months, ETH and XRP have lost value against BTC for much of 2019.</strong> Also Read: The Number of Crypto Exchanges Offering Margin Has Multiplied …

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Pwc Report Finds STOs ‘Are Not Fundamentally Different From ICOs’

</header> <strong>Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) has published a report in collaboration with Crypto Valley seeking to provide “a strategic perspective” on the initial coin offering (ICO) and security token offering (STO) sectors. The report finds that security tokens “are not fundamentally different from ICOs,” estimating that their combined total raised almost $20 billion during 2018.</strong> Also …

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