Binance CEO Swats ‘Stupid’ Bitcoin SV Craig Wright’s Shocking Slavery and Prostitution Claims

By CCN: Self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto, Craig Wright, just took his ongoing Bitcoin takeover gambit to the next level. Speaking at a CoinGeek conference in Toronto, Wright claimed that money from major cryptocurrency institutions like Binance, Bitfinex and Tether was being used to fund slavery and prostitution. Despite the severity of the claims, Binance CEO Changpeng…

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Hong Kong’s Bumbling Bitcoin Exchange CoinBene Annoys German Regulator

By CCN: CoinBene, who denied being hacked earlier this year, is not registered to do business in Germany. German regulators want you to know that. Bitcoin Exchange Coinbene Swears it Wasn’t Hacked: Traders Fear the Worst https://t.co/lxvz06DxGZ — CCN.com (@CCNMarkets) March 28, 2019 Regulated exchanges, still not the norm in cryptoland, go the extra mile…

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Binance Suffers Crippling Lag, Angry Crypto Traders Lose Thousands

By CCN: Binance users experienced extreme lag this morning, specifically with trade settlement and balance syncing. CEO Changpeng Zhao confirmed the issue on Twitter and promised the crypto exchange was working on it. Bitcoin Traders Scream Bloody Murder as Binance Succumbs to Lag Consequently, several crypto traders got stuck in trades they would otherwise have…

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Shell-Shocked HitBTC Users Shout ‘Fraud’ in Response to Severe KYC

By CCN: HitBTC users are being asked to provide excessive detail about the derivation of their funds, according to multiple sources. Even Bitcoin developer Luke-Jr was forced to undergo KYC in order to withdraw funds. The famous small-blocker reportedly had chosen the exchange for its perceived lack of know-your-customer compliance. High-Profile Users Get Their Issues…

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Blockchain Researchers Look to Overhaul Crypto Exchange Ranking Data

By CCN: ‘Reported volume’ is the default metric that people look for when determining the ranks of crypto exchanges. ‘Reported’ and ‘adjusted’ volumes wildly differ on sites like CoinMarketCap.com. For example, if you look at the image below, you’ll notice a wild difference in “reported” and “adjusted” volumes at press time. Ranking Exchanges Beyond Their…

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