BCH / 2:27 pm

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] shoots up 7% after Binance announces support for BCH hardfork

On November 2, the bull blessed the fourth-largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin Cash [BCH], causing it to see an unprecedented increase in its prices. At the time of writing, Bitcoin Cash was rising by 6.87% and was trading for $453.14. The cryptocurrency held a market cap of $7.9 billion with a 24-hour market volume of $311.605 million. […]

Africa / 12:02 am

Binance Signs Up 40,000 Crypto Traders in Its First Week in Uganda

Despite global market doldrums, demand for cryptocurrency appears to be booming across Uganda, a country where nearly three out of four people don’t have bank accounts. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Binance Uganda signed up 40,000 users in the first week since the world’s largest crypto exchange launched its local subsidiary in October. The early results […]

Binance / 8:36 pm

Data Shows Millions Leaving Crypto Wallets Tied to Long-Troubled Exchange

The world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance has frozen accounts that received more than 93,000 ether from two wallets indirectly linked to the troubled Russian exchange WEX. The accounts were frozen on October 25, Leah Li, a spokeswoman for Binance, told CoinDesk. The action was taken in response to pleas from WEX users who have been […]

Altcoins / 10:38 am

Bitcoin [BTC] worth $5.84 million stolen from MapleChange; Binance CEO gives his insight

MapleChange, a Canada-based cryptocurrency exchange, recently announced that their platform was hacked. The exchange platform took to their Twitter handle to provide clarity on the situation, stating that they could not refund the stolen cryptocurrencies. According to their official post, a bug on the platform enabled a group of hackers to withdraw funds remotely. The […]

Binance / 3:24 am

Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum worth $500,000 donated by Binance towards flood relief in Japan

Recently, the devastating floods in South-Western Japan resulted in 8 million people being advised to evacuate and 225 people dead. Binance’s Blockchain Charity foundation took the initiative to donate 56.7 million JPY worth of cryptocurrencies [63.03 BTC & 169.85 ETH] to help West Japan. Binance cryptocurrency exchange had recently announced its charity initiatives where they would donate their listing fees […]