Introducing Ethereum Development – Part 5 – Deployment

In this series, we have followed fictional character Alice as she builds out a donation system with Ethereum. So far, she has built and tested a smart contract and would now like to deploy it (before starting work on the frontend GUI for her app). After some research on the web, she decides to try…

Introducing Ethereum Development – Part 4 – Smarter Smart Contract

On Alice’s continuing mission to monetise her blog through Ether donations, she realises that her previous solution could be improved by making it more generic and flexible. She decides to create a Dapp to produce an embeddable button generated from a smart contract with an administrative UI. Taking this approach, she can build a solution…

Ethereum Trades ref by Orelex-Trades

Ethereum Markets USD # Source Pair Volume (24h) Price Volume (%) Updated 1 Poloniex ETH/BTC $1,760,310 $10.60 22.20% Recently 2 HitBTC ETH/BTC $1,746,670 $10.59 22.03% Recently 3 YoBit ETH/BTC $661,576 $10.59 8.34% Recently 4 GDAX ETH/USD $485,516 $10.60 6.12% Recently 5 Bitfinex ETH/USD $466,787 $10.56 5.89% Recently 6 Bitfinex ETH/BTC $417,763 $10.59 5.27% Recently 7…

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…

Understanding How Blockchain Works and Why it Will Transform FX…

We are surrounded by centralised ledgers For the uninitiated, a ledger is simply a record of something — whether it be trades executed by traders, or financial transactions to buy goods and services – and as the amount of ‘data’ the world now produces continues to grow at parabolic rates, people’s ability to use and…

Bitcoin Starts 2017 with a Bang as the Price Hits $1000..

Bitcoin Starts 2017 with a Bang as the Price Hits $1000 Due to the high BTC/USD exchange rate the Bitcoin market cap set a new record at over $16 billion. The new year is starting off big for bitcoin investors as the price of the cryptocurrency returns to levels not seen for three years. The BTC/USD…

Germany’s Central Bank Trials Blockchain Prototype For Trading In Securities

German central bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, which is also the most influential member of the European System of Central Banks ESCB due to its strength and former size, announced the unveiling of a functional prototype of a Blockchain technology-based settlement of securities. Jointly presented with Deutsche Börse, the marketplace for the trading of shares and other…

1,000-Year-Old Royal Mint Will Soon Launch Blockchain Gold Trading

At over 1,000-years-old, The Royal Mint – the only institution licensed to provide coins in the UK – isn’t the type of business you might expect to be launching a blockchain. However, in the face of new “technological and competitive” challenges, The Royal Mint is doing just that, announcing today that results of an investigation into…