Tag: binance

HTC’s New Limited Edition Smartphone Supports Binance Chain

  • The Exodus 1 Binance Edition will integrate its native crypto wallet app with Binance DEX.
  • Soon to be made available on the HTC website, and priced at $599, the phone could be purchased through cryptocurrency.

Binance Announces Russian Ruble as First Fiat-Crypto Trading Option

  • Trading Russian Rubles for cryptocurrency should be available in about two weeks time.
  • Stablecoins pegged to popular cryptocurrencies such as XRP and BCH are constantly being added to Binance Dex.

Binance DEX Now Offers an XRP-Pegged Token for Trading

  • The new XRP-BF2 token was issued with the aim of increasing the interoperability between different digital assets.
  • 10 million tokens of the XRP variant were issued, all of them backed 1:1 by native XRP, which is stored in a public wallet that can be monitored by anyone.

Binance Assisted British Police in Investigating $50 Million Fraud

  • The cryptocurrency exchange helped the Cyber Crime Unit of the UK’s Police investigate a cybercriminal who developed and sold phishing scripts.
  • It was estimated that around 500,000 people were affected and that the phishing scripts helped other criminals acquire around $51 million.

Binance Receives an Internationally Recognized ISA

  • Despite recent hacks, Binance still received the reputable ISO/IEC 27001 standard.
  • The company was examined on 114 criteria across 14 categories, including asset management, security policy, and operational security.

Registration for Binance.US will Start Next Week

  • Binance will finally be opening registration and deposits for its U.S.-based trading platform on 18 September, with six cryptocurrencies being available for deposit initially.
  • The platform will not offer trading services for New York-based customers, as the company has yet to apply for a "BitLicense".

Crypto Exchange Binance to Launch an NYDFS Approved Stablecoin

  • The Binance USD (BUSD) will be launched in partnership with the Paxos Trust Company.
  • When launched, the BUSD will be available for trade on Binance against BTC, BNB and XRP.

Binance Boosts its Derivatives Offerings With a New Acquisition

  • Binance has acquired trading platform JEX in order to provide its users with services such as futures contracts, options and other derivative products.
  • The already existing JEX tokens will eventually be retrieved and burned in various forms, including trading commission deductions.

Binance Launches Two New Crypto Testing Platforms

  • Big prizes of up to $10,000 in BNB await users that get involved in the testing of the new platforms.
  • Binance also launched crypto loans and the interest rates are now public.

Binance Will be Launching Cryptocurrency Lending This Month

  • Initially users will be able to lend ETC, USDT, and BNB, on which they can earn interest.
  • The new service will be available for subscription from 6:00 UTC on 28 August, and will last until 0:00 UTC on 29 August, on a first come first served basis.