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Binance Launching Proprietary Blockchain

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced its plans to launch a proprietary blockchain that will perform a number of roles. Binance, buoyed by record profits and substantial goodwill within the crypto community, said it decided to officially launch the development of ...

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China’s Industrial Production Rises Most Since Mid-2017

China’s industrial production expanded the most since mid-2017 and retail sales grew strongly, suggesting that the economy sustained robust growth at the start of the year. Data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed that industrial output climbed 7.2 percent ...

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CFTC Commissioner Moots Self Regulation For Crypto Industry

While debates on the need to bring about regulations over the flourishing cryptocurrency market continue, Commodity Futures Trading Commissioner Brian Quintenz moots the idea, why not self-regulate? Delivering keynote address at the D.C. Blockchain Summit in Washington, the Commodity Futures ...

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China Mulls Blockchain Technical Standardization Committee

The Chinese government is planning to set up a standardization committee at the national level to promote the development of blockchain and the distributed ledger technology. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology announced on its website that discussions were ...

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Marathon Patent Group Starts Bitcoin Mining

Los Angeles-based patent management company Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA) has commenced bitcoin mining business at its new facility in Quebec, Canada. Investors apparently showed interest in the move, as Marathon shares went up 32 percent after markets opened Monday. ...

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OECD Lifts Global Growth Outlook Despite Trade War Concerns

Global economy is set to expand at a robust pace this year and next, but trade tensions could threaten sustainable growth, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development said in its latest Interim Economic Outlook, released Tuesday. The Paris-based think ...

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