Jan 04, 2020 at 08:50
Venezuela Ready to Sell Oil and Gas for Petro Cryptocurrency
President Nicolás Maduro, states that, from 2020, oil will be sold for Petros, the cryptocurrency developed by the Venezuelan government. He assured that this year the country's oil production will be sold in their own oil-backed stablecoin.
The Second Round of Q DAO Token Sale by Platinum Q DAO is Closed in 20 Minutes
Anton Dzyatkovskii, Co-founder of Platinum Q DAO Engineering announced that the 2nd round of the token sale of Q DAO governing tokens is officially over now. The IEO was conducted on the BTCNEXT exchange and it was closed in 20 minutes. All tokens were bought, meeting strong demand. 15,000 Q DAO Tokens was sold and 195,000 USD collected during the second IEO round.
stableDEX.io: A Stablecoin Exchange that will Revolutionize the Crypto Trading Industry
Cryptocurrencies have been a booming industry for the past several years and there seems to be more potential for this industry in the future, especially due to the growing acceptance and continued developments like the introduction of stable coins which address and solve the issue of excessive volatility and market inefficiencies in the crypto space. Better technology and platforms like stableDEX, which will be fully operational in less than a month, are expected to revolutionize the industry and make it a better place for traders, crypto enthusiasts and everyone involved in the financial markets.
IBM Joins Two Major U.S. Banks to Issue their Own Crypto
IBM Corp., one of the leading technology providers for creating crypto, revealed that two bullish U.S. banks are gauging the benefits of following JPMorgan’s position in issuing a stablecoin. JPMorgan is the biggest U.S. bank in terms of assets, it moves over $5 trillion in wholesale payment daily. The move by IBM threatens Ripple in one way or another.
JPM Coin isn’t a Cryptocurrency as JPMorgan Claims
The giant U.S. bank, JPMorgan, declared plans to roll out JPM Coin on February 14 and has shown love for cryptocurrency on Valentine’s Day, notwithstanding Jamie Dimon having criticized Bitcoin (BTC) as being a fraud some time ago. It will be employed to conduct payments between customers and the lender will then labor to transfer international payment on to the distributed ledger technology (DLT), which could make a potential impact on the fintech sector.