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ZCash (ZEC) Crashes Fast after Coinbase Debut

A listing on Coinbase seems to be more as a curse than a blessing for the digital assets added to the platform. ZCash (ZEC) experienced the same crash in prices, which almost coincided with the launch of live Coinbase offers. As of 18:00 UTC on December 5, ZEC slid from …

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Coinbase Adds Zcash to Retail Crypto Trading Service

Less than a week after adding privacy-focused zcash to its professional trading platform, crypto exchange Coinbase is opening trading to its retail customers. The company announced Wednesday that clients using coinbase.com or the Android and iOS apps can buy, sell, send, receive or store zcash, though residents in the United …

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Coinbase Adds Zcash Support for Retail Crypto Traders

Less than a week after adding privacy-focused zcash to its professional trading platform, crypto exchange Coinbase is opening trading to its retail customers. The company announced Wednesday that clients using coinbase.com or the Android and iOS apps can buy, sell, send, receive or store zcash, though residents in the United …

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US Gov’t Pursuing Ways to De-Anonymize Privacy Coins

Privacy coins have come under the eye of the US government in a move that had been widely anticipated by crypto enthusiasts. Coins like Zcash and Monero were mentioned by name in a pre-solicitation document written by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with regard to setting a 2019 …

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US Government Interested in Tracking Privacy Coins, New Document Shows

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) wants to know if tracking transactions conducted using privacy coins is feasible. A new pre-solicitation document published by the DHS Small Business Innovation Research Program discusses the use of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin for transactions. While the document notes that there are both …

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Bitmain Launches Cryptocurrency Index to Track Market Performance

Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain has launched a new digital assets index. According to a methodology overview released on Friday, the Bitmain Crypto Index (BCI) “is developed to provide institutional and retail investors with a transparent, timely, methodology-based, and investable benchmark of the most active cryptocurrencies traded globally.” The gauge …

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ZEC’s Communications Manager; Elise Hamdon: Zcash Weekly Update…

ZEC’s Communications Manager; Elise Hamdon: Zcash Weekly Update (Engineering & Community + Comms): — 2.0.2-rc Release is completed and tested — Blossom Network Upgrade goals proposed — Zcash Reference Wallet Design — Zcash has been introduced on Coinbase Pro https://forum.zcashcommunity.com/t/november-30-2018-weekly-update-engineering-community-comms/32093

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CV Market Watch™: Weekly Trading Overview (23-30 November)

Bitcoin (BTC) remains shaky, although closer to the $4,000 level, after reaching a short-term bottom around $3,500. The past week saw an extremely successful day, taking assets up more than 15% across the board. However, the market sentiment remains shaky, and many altcoins hover near the levels from before last …

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Zcash (ZEC) Price Jumps on Coinbase Pro Listing

Privacy coin Zcash (ZEC) is the latest cryptocurrency to join Coinbase’s professional trading platform, Coinbase Pro. The exchange announced the listing in a blog post on Thursday. Users can already make ZEC deposits on Coinbase Pro, while trading against USD Coin (USDC) will kick off “once “sufficient liquidity is established.” …

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Coinbase Adds Privacy-Centric Crypto Zcash to Pro Trading Exchange

Crypto exchange Coinbase Pro is adding privacy coin zcash to its listings. The platform announced Thursday that customers can transfer zcash into its professional trading platform, though as with previous additions, users can not yet purchase the token until the exchange has established enough liquidity. Deposits will be accepted for …

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ConsenSys Backs $2.1 Million Funding Round for Ethereum Privacy Startup

ConsenSys Labs has led a $2.1 million seed round for AZTEC, a startup that’s working to make ethereum transactions private so financial institutions can comfortably use the second-largest blockchain. Announced Thursday, other investors in the round include Entrepreneur First, Samos Investments, Jeffrey Tarrant (Mov37) and Charlie Songhurst. AZTEC, created by …

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BitBay Exchange Launches Mobile Crypto Trading App for iOS and Android

The cryptocurrency market is volatile, with prices changing quickly and sometimes dramatically. For this reason, investors engaged in cryptocurrency trading should have constant access to their assets so that they can react swiftly in this mercurial environment. BitBay, a leading European exchange for digital assets with nearly 1M active users, …

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