Cryptocurrency

Former J.P. Morgan Global Head and Public CEO Joins as Lukka COO

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 2:02pm

I believe crypto assets are the next frontier of financial innovation that is quickly becoming the new normal,\xe2\x80\x9d said Stephanie Miller, COO of Lukka.

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  • I believe crypto assets are the next frontier of financial innovation that is quickly becoming the new normal,\xe2\x80\x9d said Stephanie Miller, COO of Lukka.
  • Her deep industry experience and desire to build for her customers makes her a perfect fit to drive Lukka strategy,\xe2\x80\x9d said Robert Materazzi, CEO of Lukka.
  • Lukka has processed $4.4 trillion unique transactions to date valued in USD.\nMiller joins Lukka as the firm actively looks to bring on leaders from the traditional financial services industry.
  • Please contact lukka@wachsman.com .\nFounded in 2014, Lukka serves the largest crypto asset institutions with middle and back office software & data solutions.

Cloud Security Alliance Releases Guidance for Crypto-Asset Exchange Security

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 2:05pm

b"The Cloud Security Alliance\xc2\xae (CSA), the world\xe2\x80\x99s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today announced the release of the Crypto-Asset Exchange Security Guidelines , a set of guidelines and best practices for crypto-asset exchange (CaE) security.

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  • b"The Cloud Security Alliance\xc2\xae (CSA), the world\xe2\x80\x99s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today announced the release of the Crypto-Asset Exchange Security Guidelines , a set of guidelines and best practices for crypto-asset exchange (CaE) security.
  • For instance, last December, U.K.-based cryptocurrency exchange Exmo \xe2\x80\x9cdetected suspicious withdrawal activity\xe2\x80\x9d to the tune of more than $10 million.
  • CSA harnesses the subject matter expertise of industry practitioners, associations, governments, and its corporate and individual members to offer cloud security-specific research, education, training, certification, events, and products.
  • For further information, visit us at www.cloudsecurityalliance.org , and follow us on Twitter @cloudsa .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005027/en/\n"

Nationally Recognized Private Security Firm Becomes First in US to Accept Cryptocurrency as Payment

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 6:36pm

b'MIAMI, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Media Row is proud to announce that their client, Tangent Group International, has formally relocated its headquarters to Miami, FL.

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  • b'MIAMI, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Media Row is proud to announce that their client, Tangent Group International, has formally relocated its headquarters to Miami, FL.
  • Dubbed "the cryptocurrency capital of the world" by Mayor Francis Suarez, Miami provides an opportunity for Tangent Group to continue a meteoric rise to the top as one of the nation\'s fastest-growing security companies.\nIt\'s no secret that the city of Miami wants to be at the forefront of crypto commerce.It has already become the first major metro to ink a sports stadium deal with a crypto exchange platform, effectively changing the name of its basketball arena to reflect its new status.There\'s even been talk of allowing city employees to be paid in crypto-cash.Although this idea has yet to be formally instituted, it shows just how far the Sunshine State has come and the commitment its officials have in their desire to bring world-class businesses to their home city.\nMiami\'s passion to prove that it is more than just beaches and vacation rentals has paid off - big time.\nCorporations like Tangent Group add endless value to communities, by providing both lucrative jobs for their residentsand filling a niche service that the current world climate demands - protection of individuals and assets.In turn, the local economy continues to grow and more talent is recruited.
  • Jumping on the cryptocurrency wave is just another example of how Tangent Group continues to lead the industry in creating equity.\nIf the health of a city is determined by its ability to embrace ingenuity,Miami has placed itself firmly in the forefront of economic wellness.Championing companies like Tangent Group ensures continued growth and doubles down on the promise to make the Magic City a crypto capital.\nAbout Tangent Group:Formed in Dallas, Texas,in 2015 with one agent, founder and current President David Brown, Tangent Group is a world leader in corporate security, providing service to over half of the Fortune 1000.The company\'s principals have decades of combined experience and expertise in the security and protection industry.The company boasts a roster of nearly 1,000 security professionals who have diverse backgrounds inmilitary, police, and private sector communities.By combining this talent with cutting-edge technology, Tangent Group routinely fulfills client demands across the globe.\n'

Revolt Token (RVLT) Backing Alternet Systems (ALYI) Gains Ground As Coinbase (COIN) Fuels Cryptocurrency Market

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 2:48pm

b'DALLAS, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternet Systems, Inc. (USOTC: ALYI) today released an update from its finance partner, RevoltTOKEN.

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  • b'DALLAS, April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternet Systems, Inc. (USOTC: ALYI) today released an update from its finance partner, RevoltTOKEN.
  • ALYI\'s finance partner RevoltTOKEN recently introduced the cryptocurrency, Revolt Token (RVLT), dedicated to backing ALYI\'s Electric Vehicle (EV) Ecosystem.
  • Dabrowski also highlighted the cryptocurrency market impact today of the Coinbase (COIN) direct listing emphasizing the listing event as a milestone in the maturity and growing market acceptance of cryptocurrency.\n"But recently, the narrative has been changing .
  • A handful of corporations, including Tesla and Square, have placed their bets, and hedge funds and banks are getting involved.

SWAG integrates BASIS ID's seamless verification solution to enhance freedom and autonomy of the customers' Bitcoins

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 11:20pm

SWAG needs seamless, secure and 100% compliant verification for the digital onboarding of their customers.\n2.

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  • SWAG needs seamless, secure and 100% compliant verification for the digital onboarding of their customers.\n2.
  • The requirements to monitor financial transactions, along with sanctions screening and analysis for money laundering have become a very serious concern for many cryptocurrency businesses.
  • BASIS ID continues to be our choice for the future developments of Swag."
  • "\nSwag is a young, innovative company that is committed to building a high-performance and reliable product on a daily basis.

Ibanera Partners With CipherTrace to Strengthen Crypto Compliance

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

"Our solution helps digital payment platforms and financial institutions achieve compliance so we can make the growing cryptocurrency industry safer for everyone.

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  • "Our solution helps digital payment platforms and financial institutions achieve compliance so we can make the growing cryptocurrency industry safer for everyone.
  • "\n"Ibanera is dedicated to providing the necessary tools and protections to support our customers navigatingtoday\'s fast-evolving regulatory environment," said Nizam Ismail, Global Head of Legal and Compliance of Ibanera.
  • "The addition of CipherTrace\'s risk threat detection tools to Ibanera\'s AML program further supports our commitment to digital asset AML compliance.
  • For more information, visit CipherTrace.com , subscribe to the CipherTrace Newsletters , and follow us on Twitter @CipherTrace .\n'

CoinPayments Set to Remain Leading Crypto Payment Processor Finds D-Core Survey

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 11:00am

b'LONDON, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Emerging technology research company D-Core released its latest analysis reviewing the future of the cryptocurrency landscape, calling for CoinPayments to remain the leading crypto payments processor in 2026.\nD-Core\'s report surveyed 161 experts, asking them: "Which crypto payment processor will definitely be operating in five years time?"

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  • b'LONDON, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Emerging technology research company D-Core released its latest analysis reviewing the future of the cryptocurrency landscape, calling for CoinPayments to remain the leading crypto payments processor in 2026.\nD-Core\'s report surveyed 161 experts, asking them: "Which crypto payment processor will definitely be operating in five years time?"
  • The other crypto payment processors included in the report were Bitpay (29%), BTCpay (19%), SpicePay (13%), CoinGate (1%), among others.\n"It is great to be recognized as a top crypto payment processor among experts in the industry," noted Jason Butcher, CEO of CoinPayments.
  • "\nThe report\'s timely release comes as notable companies like Paypal and Tesla announce that they will be facilitating crypto payments for customers.
  • Founded in 2013, CoinPayments is dedicated to providing clients with fast, secure and user-friendly crypto payment APIs, shopping cart plugins, digital wallets, and a host of other solutions supporting cryptocurrency payment applications.

CoinPayments Set to Remain Leading Crypto Payment Processor Finds D-Core Survey

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 11:00am

b'LONDON, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerging technology research company D-Core released its latest analysis reviewing the future of the cryptocurrency landscape, calling for CoinPayments to remain the leading crypto payments processor in 2026.\nD-Core\'s report surveyed 161 experts, asking them: "Which crypto payment processor will definitely be operating in five years time?"

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  • b'LONDON, April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerging technology research company D-Core released its latest analysis reviewing the future of the cryptocurrency landscape, calling for CoinPayments to remain the leading crypto payments processor in 2026.\nD-Core\'s report surveyed 161 experts, asking them: "Which crypto payment processor will definitely be operating in five years time?"
  • The other crypto payment processors included in the report were Bitpay (29%), BTCpay (19%), SpicePay (13%), CoinGate (1%), among others.\n"It is great to be recognized as a top crypto payment processor among experts in the industry," noted Jason Butcher, CEO of CoinPayments.
  • "\nThe report\'s timely release comes as notable companies like Paypal and Tesla announce that they will be facilitating crypto payments for customers.
  • Founded in 2013, CoinPayments is dedicated to providing clients with fast, secure and user-friendly crypto payment APIs, shopping cart plugins, digital wallets, and a host of other solutions supporting cryptocurrency payment applications.

Actor Hill Harper Launches North America's first Black-owned DigitalWallet and financial-capacity building technology: The Black Wall Street

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 6:39pm

It has been called the single worst act of racial violence in American history.\nThe Black Wall Street\'scampaign,Crypto-curriculum and DigitalWallet will be led by Harper in partnership with Najah Roberts, a world-leading cryptocurrency exchange expert.

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  • It has been called the single worst act of racial violence in American history.\nThe Black Wall Street\'scampaign,Crypto-curriculum and DigitalWallet will be led by Harper in partnership with Najah Roberts, a world-leading cryptocurrency exchange expert.
  • We\'re now creating the digitized and scalable version of the original Black Wall Street.
  • "\nHill Harper has spent the past year working with Black developers to create The Black Wall Street into a groundbreaking Fintech app for the Black and Brown communities.
  • Najah is a native of Los Angeles, CA.\nThe Black Wall Street Holdings, Inc.\n'

Integrated Ventures Partners With Wattum To Purchase 4,800 Antminer S19JPro Miners From Bitmain Technologies Limited

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:15pm

"\nArseniy Grusha, CEO of Wattum Management, Inc., adds the following: "We are pleased to partner with INTV and to be an integral part of 12 month Sales & Purchase Agreement with Bitmain Technologies Limited, to jointly acquire 4,800 units of S19JPro one of the most efficient miners available on the market.

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  • "\nArseniy Grusha, CEO of Wattum Management, Inc., adds the following: "We are pleased to partner with INTV and to be an integral part of 12 month Sales & Purchase Agreement with Bitmain Technologies Limited, to jointly acquire 4,800 units of S19JPro one of the most efficient miners available on the market.
  • We are looking forward to a mutually beneficial and long term cooperation with goal of establishing Integrated Ventures and Wattum as leaders in rapidly growing North American cryptocurrency market.
  • "\n(*) Subject to price adjustments and related offsets.\nAbout Integrated Ventures Inc: The Company operates as Technology Holdings Company with focus on cryptocurrency sector.
  • Bitmain leads the industry in the production of integrated circuits for cryptocurrency mining, as well as mining hardware under the Antminer brand.