Israel Diamond Exchange to Launch Diamonds-backed Cryptocurrency

The world’s largest diamond exchange hopes cryptocurrency can turn diamonds into a viable financial instrument. The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) has announced it signed an agreement with CARATS.IO to launch a digital currency backed by diamonds named CDC (CARATS.IO Diamond Currency). The developers explain that the new cryptocurrency will be based solely on investments in…

iFX EXPO Asia Conference to Kick Off in Hong Kong in January

The first event of 2018 in Hong Kong looks to be the biggest installment of the iFX EXPO yet. CONVERSION PROS, the driving force behind the iFX EXPO financial events, has unveiled its plans for the iFX EXPO Asia 2018 conference in Hong Kong. The event will be the marketing agency’s first conference of the…

Bitcoin Blockchain Data is Now Beamed from Space via Blockstream Satellite

“Today’s launch of Blockstream Satellite gives even more people on the planet the choice to participate in Bitcoin.” San Francisco based blockchain and financial cryptography specialist Blockstream has just announced the availability of Blockstream Satellite, a new service that broadcasts real-time Bitcoin blockchain data from space. Learn how to buy Bitcoin and Ethereum safely with…

Bank of America Developing a Blockchain for ‘Real-Time’ Card Settlement

Bank of American needs someone with experience developing on Blockchain, Ethereum and Hyperledger. If you ‘re a programmer and want to ensure the success of your career, you seemingly can’t go wrong with focusing on blockchain technology, as it promises to be at the base of all money-related systems in the future. Bank of America…

Gold Bulls Remain On A Roll; Next Target $1,300

Gold prices are slightly up and scored a four-week high in early U.S. trading Monday. Follow-through buying interest is featured after Friday’s good gains that produced a technically bullish weekly high close, to suggest still more upside price action in the near term. The precious metals bulls are finally reaping some benefit from a U.S….

Echelon Asia Summit 2017 – Asia’s largest Tech media platform e27

Great news! ECHELON ASIA SUMMIT Orelex-Trades is supporting one of the largest fintech events in the world – Echelon Asia Summit 2017 (e27) which covers the topics of Technology, Business, Innovation, Start-up, Entrepreneur, Government, Banking and Marketing and much more. Echelon is a digital platform engaging over 6,000 industry leaders and professionals that also features…

LSEG-Deutsche Börse Merger Unlikely to Get a Go Ahead..

  The grand merger between the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) and Deutsche Börse seems to be all but dead, unless some major changes are announced. The LSEG Board today revealed that it would not commit to the divestment of MTS S.p.A (an electronic trading platform for European wholesale Government Bonds and other fixed income securities) as…

What the GMO Bitcoin Wallet Means for the Future of Forex Trading

What the GMO Bitcoin Wallet Means for the Future of Forex Trading GMO’s bitcoin wallet could be the trigger for full convergence of cryptocurrency with FX, CFDs and binary options brokers.   Last week we reported that GMO Internet, Inc. (TSE: 9449) revealed that it has decided to participate in the cryptocurrency exchange and trading…

IG’s CEO Peter Hetherington Buys £1.1m Worth of Shares

IG’s CEO Peter Hetherington Buys £1.1m Worth of Shares Share purchases by senior executives typically indicate increased confidence in the business. The CEO of IG Group, Peter Hetherington, has purchased 200,000 shares of the company he is leading, a regulatory filing with the London Stock Exchange shows. The move comes weeks after the announcement that…

City Credit Capital Taps Cosmin Ruse as its President and CEO in Romania

City Credit Capital Taps Cosmin Ruse as its President and CEO in Romania City Credit Capital has on-boarded industry veteran Cosmin Ruse as its newest President and CEO in Romania. City Credit Capital, a provider of retail derivatives, foreign exchange (FX) trading, and online dealing services to private investors, institutions, banks, and brokerages, has announced…