General Market Outlook
The market is moving primarily in the negative. Nearly all coins are down and trading volume has risen only $1 billion, to $14 billion in 24 hours. Odyssey (OCN) and Verge (XVG) are the major stand outs of the top 100 coins by market cap - up over 33% and 6% respectively in the past 24 hours. Bitcoin (BTC) is right around $6,600 for -1% and a total market dominance of about 51.7%, and Ethereum (ETH) is right at $225 for -3% change in the past 24 hours. Market cap for the overall cryptocurrency market lost roughly $3 billion now resting at $220 billion total.
TD Bank Partners To Integrate Public Blockchain
A New York based startup recently won the KPMG fintech startup of the year award, and has no locked in a deal with TD bank. TD Bank is the 12th highest ranked international bank by market cap total. In the early stages, the Hydrogen platform will be used to help clients design their personal own unique financial plans and investment portfolios. However, in the long run, Hydrogen offers a much wider range of capabilities. It is a decentralized ecosystem with on-board machine learning and artificial intelligence services to facilitate easier record keeping, authentication, payment processing and identity services. It offers a mobile app as well with increased security through their blockchain-secured 2FA process compared with current methods.
Stellar’s Decentralized Exchange Is Live
The new platform is called StellarX, and is designed to compete with exchanges such as Robinhood that offer fee-free trading. The Stellar blockchain is an open-source, public blockchain used by many major corporations, such as IBM for building enterprise blockchains. Stellar is an open-source protocol for cryptocurrency to fiat transfers. The new exchange offers USD deposits, but can be set to display values in the euro, Chinese yuan, Hong Kong dollar, the British pound, and more. The organization plans to create tokenization services to offer digital assets of bonds, stocks, real estate, and other commodities.
Bitcoin Only Hublot Watch
There will now be a unique, exclusive watch available from the Swiss watch brand Hublot that can only be purchased with Bitcoin, but how much BTC has not yet been listed by the company. They are focused on luxury watches, and this one is no different. It is made in honor of Bitcoin’s 10th anniversary next year. It is a 210-piece watch to symbolize the total pool of Bitcoin available - 21 million. "By allowing digital information to be distributed, Blockchain technology creates the backbone of a new type of Internet. Well-recognised for its originality, the technology is regarded as one of the most powerful and fastest-growing trading tools..."
Top 5 Gainers
indaHash (IDH) +335.08% at $0.029033
BrokerNekoNetwork (BNN) +79.13% at $0.000131
Sumokoin (SUMO) +77.65% at $0.194998
Gold Poker (GPKR) +50.14% at $1.68
LinkEye (LET) +42.37% at $0.015390
Top 5 Losers
Ubex (UBEX) -51.37% at $0.009639
EJOY (EJOY) -43.86% at $0.000223
Master Contract Token (MCT) -39.58% at $0.001909
XcelToken (XCEL) -32.11% at $0.033557
Super Game Chain (SGCC) -27.42% at $0.000120
New Coins Listed
IOST (IOST) listed to LiveCoin
PIVX (PIVX) listed to SatoWallet
By: BGN Editorial Staff