CRYPTO VALUTE

Global Container Terminals Joins Blockchain-Platform TradeLens

Global Container Terminals Inc. (GCT) joins the blockchain-enabled shipping platform TradeLens to securely connect with supply chain partners. These include ocean carriers, beneficial cargo owners, and railways. The solution is jointly developed by Danish transport and logistics giant Maersk and IBM by applying blockchain to the world's global supply chain.

China’s Bitmain Launches Mining Facility In Texas

Chinese Bitcoin mining hardware maker Bitmain Technologies launched a 50MW mining farm in Rockdale, Texas, which can be expanded to a capacity of more than 300MW, to make it one of the the largest bitcoin mining facilities in the world.

CipherTrace Now Traces More Than 700 Tokens

Blockchain security firm CipherTrace expanded its virtual asset tracing capability to more than 87 percent of the volume of the top 100 cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Tether, Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Litecoin (LTC).

Sacramento Kings To Launch Blockchain-powered Crypto-collectibles

American professional basketball team Sacramento Kings teamed up with U.K.-based blockchain startup CryptoKaiju to launch NBA's first blockchain-powered range of crypto-collectibles. CryptoKaiju is the creator of Ethereum-based Kaiju toys.

Miami International Airport Gets Its First Bitcoin ATM

The Miami International Airport got its first Bitcoin ATM that was installed by Miami-based Bitcoin technology startup Bitstop on Tuesday.

BUSINESS

Wall Street slips as Huawei report adds to trade concerns

U.S. stocks edged lower on Friday after rebounding strongly a day earlier, as investors grappled with fresh trade tensions, political turmoil in Italy and...

Wall Street opens lower on trade worries

U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday, dragged down by technology shares, as investors grappled with fresh U.S.-China trade tensions, political turmoil in Italy and...

Bayer mediator says no Roundup settlement figures have been discussed

Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken...

Canada sheds ‘disappointing’ 24,200 jobs in July: analysts

Canada’s economy shed a net 24,200 jobs in July, driven by a decline in wholesale and retail trade, official data showed on Friday, as...

U.S. producer prices rise slightly; underlying inflation tame

U.S. producer prices increased moderately in July, lifted by a rebound in the cost of energy products, while underlying producer inflation retreated, which could...

Financial News from Agencies

Facebook's Zuckerberg to Face Congressional Grilli…

In the 18 months since Mark Zuckerberg last testified on Capitol Hill, Facebook Inc. has focused heavily on three...

Verizon to Offer Free Disney+ as Streaming Wars He…

Verizon Communications Inc. said it would give wireless customers on unlimited data plans a year of free access to...

U.S. Existing-Home Sales Declined 2.2% in September

WASHINGTON-Sales of previously owned U.S. homes declined in September, a sign that high prices and slim inventory continue to dampen the housing...

Fed Injects $99.9 Billion Into Markets Tuesday

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York injected $99.9 billion in temporary liquidity into financial markets Tuesday ...

Stronger U.S. Demand Bolsters Profit at UPS — Upd…

United Parcel Service Inc. benefited from a continued surge in overnight air deliveries in the third quarter as online...

OPEC, allies to mull deeper oil cut amid worries over demand growth

OPEC and its allies will consider whether to deepen cuts to crude supply when they next meet in December due to worries about weak...

PM Johnson says will push for election if lawmakers reject Brexit timetable

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday he would end an attempt to win parliamentary approval for his Brexit legislation and instead press...

Stocks Up But Off Highs As Dow Sees 100-point Drag From McDonald's And Travelers

U.S. stocks were slightly higher Tuesday, inching closer to all-time highs, even as weaker-than-expected earnings from Dow components McDonald's and Travelers Cos....

ECB’s Costa says banks need to act fast as tech firm rivalry looms

European banks must be flexible and quick to act to avoid losing clients as they face imminent rivalry from global technology firms and digital...

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher on upbeat earnings, healthcare boost

Wall Street opened higher on Tuesday after a batch of upbeat earnings reports eased concerns over domestic growth and the fallout from the U.S.-China...

Turkey’s Halkbank could face fine for failing to appear in U.S. court: prosecutor

A U.S. prosecutor on Tuesday called Turkey’s Halkbank (HALKB.IS) a “fugitive” after it failed to make an initial court appearance in a criminal case...

Disney’s Marvel to create exclusive podcasts for SiriusXM

Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) Marvel Entertainment said on Tuesday it would create exclusive weekly podcasts for satellite radio company SiriusXM Holdings Inc (SIRI.O) and...

UK PM Johnson says EU will not change deal again

The European Union will not reopen the Brexit deal it has reached with Britain if lawmakers seek to change it by amending legislation to...