OKEx Pool, one of the major miners for five proof-of-work cryptocurrencies, is ready for the shift to Ethereum 2.0. The new version of the Ethereum network, envisioned for the near future, is still in the testing stage. Alysa Xu, Chief Strategy Officer at OKEx, commented for Coingape: “Grateful for becoming one of the first mining
Anyone who has had any experience with the cryptocurrency industry has likely already spotted the volatility of crypto prices. The prices are moving up and down, seemingly for no reason, as well as with no break. With the prices of cryptocurrencies constantly going up and down, it seems impossible to predict what will happen next.
It is difficult to put a peg on the number of exchanges functioning in the crypto market because no global standards are governing the creation and operations of these entities. In most cases, an individual or a group of people with the right computing and programming skills can capitalize on the lack of crypto regulations
Blockchain, since its inception in 2008, remained largely unnoticed by the masses till 2017. The principles that it worked on, the financial reliability, security and privacy it provided was largely overlooked over the prospect of getting rich by cryptocurrencies. With echoes of ‘digital gold’ and blockchain tokens being the next currency in the backdrop, the
STO better is known as Security Token Offering represent an investment contract that is backed by an underlying investment asset, e.g. stocks, funds, bonds, and even real estate investment trusts. A Security token represents owning the information of the investment product that is recorded on the blockchain. STOs can be seen as a hybrid approach to
In January 2019, financial writer and consultant Charles Bovaird asked his readers in a Forbes article about the death of the ICO market. Bovaird quoted analysts saying that the ICO market was pretty much dead right now. After China banned ICOs and the US SEC regulators issued official warnings against Initial Coin Offering processes in