Tag Archives: CryptocurrencyBased

Creators Are Excited About Rize, YouNow’s New Cryptocurrency-Based Live Streaming App (And They Say Their Fans Should Be, Too)

YouNow was far ahead of the curve with its foray into the buzzy livestreaming medium – as well as the development of unique monetization opportunities for broadcasters – all the way back in 2011. Today the New York-based company counts upwards of 40 million registered users who conduct roughly 60,000 financial transactions every day using virtual gifts called Bars. That […]

New Cryptocurrency-Based CoinPoker Set to Launch, But Is It the Future?

As the price of Bitcoin reaches record highs, a new cryptocurrency poker site claims it’s set to revolutionize the industry. But some see the innovation as something taking us back to a more unregulated industry. Tony G and the team behind CoinPoker insist they’re not just launching another unregulated online poker site, but really are […]

Japanese Conglomerate SBI Group Launches Eight Cryptocurrency-Based Businesses

Japan-based financial services firm SBI Group has announced its plans to establish several new businesses based on digital currency. The group is simultaneously developing eight businesses including hedge fund management, mining, and a derivatives market. Group president and chief executive officer (CEO) Yoshitaka Kitao explained their plans at the company’s earnings results briefing session in […]

Japanese Conglomerate SBI Group Launches Eight Cryptocurrency-Based Businesses

Japan-based financial services firm SBI Group has announced its plans to establish several new businesses based on digital currency. The group is simultaneously developing eight businesses including hedge fund management, mining, and a derivatives market. Group president and chief executive officer (CEO) Yoshitaka Kitao explained their plans at the company’s earnings results briefing session in […]

RoboForex Introduces Cryptocurrency-based CFD Trading

Allowing more people to invest in cryptocurrencies is not an easy feat by any means. Especially when it comes to institutional investors, there is a long way to go. RoboForex aims to name a positive impact in this regard, with a new cryptocurrency-related CFD venture. This is a big move for the international brokerage group. […]

Singapore’s MAS Moves Toward Regulating Cryptocurrency-Based Businesses, Not Cryptocurrency Itself

Regulation Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister, Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, and Chairman of Singapore’s financial watchdog, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), has responded to a question pertaining to MAS’s assessments and regulatory intentions regarding cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). Mr. Shanmugaratnam replied by stating that […]

YouNow To Launch New Cryptocurrency-Based App ‘Rize’, Plans Transition To B Corp

YouNow is set to soon debut a new standalone livestreaming app called Rize, which was founded upon Ethereum — a software platform that enables developers to build their own cryptocurrencies, and which serves as a chief rival to the first major decentralized digital currency Bitcoin. The new currency that will serve as the basis for YouNow’s Rize […]

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