Weekend Reads | Bakkt will begin user testing for bitcoin futures on July 22 | Binance Research: most large Bitcoin and Ethereum investors hold stablecoins, use cold wallets

Bakkt will begin user testing for bitcoin futures on July 22

Bakkt will begin user testing for bitcoin futures on July 22

Bakkt, an Atlanta-based subsidiary of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), an American firm that owns the New York Stock Exchange, will begin user acceptance testing for its Bitcoin futures contracts on July 22, 2019.

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Binance Research: most large Bitcoin and Ethereum investors hold stablecoins, use cold wallets

Binance Research: most large Bitcoin and Ethereum investors hold stablecoins, use cold wallets

The research arm of Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange by trading volume, has published a report that analyzes the results of a survey completed by institutional digital asset investors.

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Blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis joins Duolingo, Patreon on Forbes’ next billion-dollar startups list

Blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis joins Duolingo, Patreon on Forbes’ next billion-dollar startups list

Crypto compliance and investigation provider Chainalysis has become the only blockchain company to make Forbes’ next billion-dollar startups list of 2019, joining the ranks of tech giants—Patreon and Duolingo.

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Interview: Ethereum development suite Truffle CEO on the future of dApps, regulation, and Libra

Interview: Ethereum development suite Truffle CEO on the future of dApps, regulation, and Libra

We interviewed Tim Coulter, the founder and CEO of Truffle, an Ethereum development environment, testing framework, and asset pipeline. On August 2nd, at the Microsoft Campus outside of Seattle, the company will host its second annual TruffleCon, an event dedicated to ETH developers.

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ICYMI

🤬 Congressman Brad Sherman calls for a complete ban on cryptocurrency, says Bitcoin only facilitates “nefarious transactions”

🔎 What the CFTC investigating BitMEX could mean for the Bitcoin and crypto market

📈 Total amount of wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) in the Kyber Network triples after being added to Compound

🇨🇳 Chinese court upholds legality of Bitcoin ownership, BTC protected by China’s property laws

🇺🇸 Bitcoin’s allies in Congress, House Committee lauds cryptocurrency while denouncing Libra


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