General Market Outlook
Tons of green around the cryptocurrency market today. Major gainers within the last 24 hours have been iExec (RLC) that was up around 30% at one point, and currently Syscoin (SYS) is up over 20%. EOS is up almost 10% in the past 24 hours, but as for Bitcoin and Ethereum, they continue to be in consolidation.
Amazon Web Service to partner with ConsenSys
Amazon Web Service announced that they would begin working with ConsenSys on a project called “Kaledio” - a project to improve upon their enterprise blockchain template services. ConsenSys is a global formation of people focused on the tech world and entrepreneurs. They are developing the infrastructure, applications, and practices that enable a decentralized world. The organizations focuses on the Ethereum Blockchain.
“We have been following Ethereum closely as it’s what many of our customers have been exploring, especially for enterprise use cases. Working with ConsenSys will allow us to further understand customer needs and help accelerate their blockchain efforts.” - Matt Yanchyshyn Global Technical Lead for the AWS partner program.
Bithum opening Euro-platform
The largest cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea Bithumb is planning to launch a cryptocurrency trading platform in the UK for European investors. Some of the oldest and most widely used crypto exchanges are in Europe, yet the majority of investors still rely on US-based cryptocurrency exchanges like Kraken and Coinbase. The European market is relatively small - less than 6% of global bitcoin trades are processed in euros. Switzerland and Malta have shown huge cryptocurrency and blockchain interest - allowing light regulations for the foundation of ICOs and the immigration of major exchanges such as Binance to Malta.
Steem reaches 1 million users
Steem is poised for sustained growth. Recently a Cambridge study estimated that there were around 2.9 - 5.8 million unique active cryptocurrency wallets users. This number is increasing exponentially. Steem is well-positioned to take advantage of this influx with its current user base, and the fact that it has a functioning use case as a social media and content platform.
The Steem blockchain is producing more than a million transactions per day.
About 60,000 unique accounts transacting on the Steem blockchain each day.
Steemit.com gets over 250,000 unique daily visitors.
there are hundreds of other DApps interacting with the Steem blockchain.
Top 5 Gainers
WeAreSatoshi (WSX) +365.20% at $0.014226
Global Cryptocurrency (GCC) +121.85% at $0.008828
Indicoin (INDI) +107.65% at $0.027453
Biotron (BTRN) +72.30% at $0.089975
Profile Utility Token (PUT) +61.38% at $0.368475
Top 5 Losers
Envion (EVN) -30.97% at $0.167176
Nullex (NLX) -30.25% at $0.112544
Internet of People (IOP) -25.51% at $1.22
ConnectJob (CJT) -22.55% at $0.080280
AMLT Token (AMLT) -15.68% at $0.048169
New Coins Listed
TrueUSD (TUSD) listed to Binance
Oyster Shell (SHL) listed to KuCoin
Pareto Network (PARETO) listed to DDEX
Freyrchain (FREC) listed to DDEX
EOS (EOS) listed to RightBTC