NKB Group's Blockchain Market Update

15 April 2019 / #56

SUMMARY

  • CME Group Reports Record Volume on Bitcoin Futures
  • Societe Generale Subsidiary Launches Blockchain ETN
  • Facebook Seeks $1 Billion Venture Capital for Its Crypto Initiative
  • Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Card for UK and EU Customers
  • Blockstack to Raise $50 Million in SEC-Regulated Offering
  • Securitize Launches One Stop Shop for Security Token Services
  • GSX Allows for Listing of Tokenized Securities
  • Mauritius Issues Regulatory Guidance on STOs
  • BitStamp Receives BitLicense to Expand Their Operations in US
  • US Congressman Reintroduces Token Taxonomy Act
  • China Plans to Ban Crypto Mining Activities

MARKET MOMENTUM

Figure 1. The performance and market capitalisation of top-30 cryptocurrencies (by MktCap)

Source: coinmarketcap.com, as of 15th of April 2019 as of 09:00 AM BST

Figure 2. Worst performing digital assets with MktCp (7 days)

Source: coinmarketcap.com, Mkt Cap >=$50m

Figure 3. Best performing digital assets with MktCp (7 days)

Source: coinmarketcap.com, Mkt Cap >=$50m

Figure 4. Top-30 digital assets by MktCap valuation

Source: Coinmarketcap.com, NKB Research *as of 15th April 2019, 10:30 BST

CRYPTO MARKET NEWS

CME Group Reports Record Volume on Bitcoin Futures

Societe Generale Subsidiary Launches Blockchain ETN

Facebook Seeks $1 Billion Venture Capital for Its Crypto Initiative

Crypto Lending Start-up Dharma Officially Launches

Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Credit Card for UK and EU Customers

Blockstack to Raise $50 Million in SEC-Regulated Offering

Last Week in Funding

SECURITY TOKEN NEWS

GSX Allows for Listing of Tokenized Securities

Securitize Launches One Stop Shop for Security Token Services

Mauritius Issues Regulatory Guidance on STOs

TCS Completes Securities Cross-Border Settlement

REGULATORY NEWS

China Plans to Ban Crypto Mining Activities

Bitstamp Receives BitLicense to Expand Their Operations in US

US Congressman Reintroduces Token Taxonomy Act

Market Data Source: Coinmarketcap.com as of 10:00 BST 15/04/2019

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