Nasdaq Introduces XRP Liquid Index (XRPLX) in Partnership with Brave New Coin

Nasdaq Introduces XRP Liquid Index (XRPLX) in Partnership with Brave New Coin

The Nasdaq has recently announced that it will begin dissemination of a new third-party index XRPLX or Ripple Liquid Index on GIDS by Brave New Coin, effective from Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Brave New Coin is engaged in collecting and validating cryptocurrency market data and creating crypto indices based on that since early 2014. It has been tied up with the Nasdaq since February 2018 with the aim to offer Bitcoin and Ethereum index level…

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Top 500 Largest Companies Stablecoin: USStocks Live on Ethereum Mainnet

Top 500 Largest Companies Stablecoin: USStocks Live on Ethereum Mainnet

Since its inception, blockchain has been notoriously proclaimed the backbone of the new, smart financial market. And since then, efforts have been made to govern it and make it just like the traditional financial markets. Only recently the idea of merging both markets into one big financial market was conceived. Although some people are of the belief that the merge is what this century needs, it seems almost impossible to feature the longstanding financial stock…

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Crypto Data Company CoinMarketCap Rolls Out Cryptocurrency Indices on Bloomberg, Reuters, NASDAQ

Crypto Data Company CoinMarketCap Rolls Out Cryptocurrency Indices on Bloomberg, Reuters, NASDAQ

CoinMarketCap has long been one of the leading data collectors and distributors for cryptocurrencies and digital assets. Now, it has launched two cryptocurrency benchmarks on financial data feeds from Nasdaq Global Index Data Service (GIDS), Bloomberg Terminal, Thomson Reuters Eikon (Refinitiv) and Germany’s Börse Stuttgart, as well as on their own platform. The news came Wednesday when CoinMarketCap announced the launch of its indices in a blog post on its website. CoinMarketCap claimed that their…

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Cryptocurrency Startup Bcause to Use Nasdaq Technology for Trading Platform

Cryptocurrency Startup Bcause to Use Nasdaq Technology for Trading Platform

Bcause LLC, a company that builds the world’s first full-stack cryptocurrency ecosystem, plans to use Nasdaq’s matching engine to operate its markets. The company announced their plans in a press release on March 13. Bcause will use Nasdaq’s matching engine, clearing and market surveillance technology via the Nasdaq Financial Framework platform. The technology will go live in the next few months alongside the launch of the new Bcause spot cryptocurrency market. Paul McKeown, Senior Vice…

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NASDAQ Collaborates with Brave New Coin to Offer Bitcoin & Ethereum Indices

NASDAQ Collaborates with Brave New Coin to Offer Bitcoin & Ethereum Indices

The world’s second largest stock exchange and provider of market-leading, transparent and innovative indexes, the NASDAQ, has recently announced its data dissemination relationship with Brave New Coin (BNC) and the addition of BNC’s Bitcoin and Ethereum Liquidity Indexes to its armament of 4,000 global indices – the Nasdaq Global Index Data Service (GIDC). Brave New Coin (BNC) is a research and analysis firm based in Auckland; it mainly focuses on blockchain firms and digital assets….

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Nasdaq CEO: Cryptocurrency “Deserves an Opportunity to Find a Sustainable Future in our Economy”

Nasdaq CEO: Cryptocurrency “Deserves an Opportunity to Find a Sustainable Future in our Economy”

If there’s one traditional “old-fashioned” (relatively speaking) financial institution that is also pro-crypto, then it is probably the second-largest stock exchange globally by market capitalization, the Nasdaq. After in December 2019 it was confirmed that the Nasdaq will list Bitcoin futures in 2019, now the Nasdaq CEO has made several fascinating mostly pro-crypto remarks. Adena Friedman, President and CEO of Nasdaq, published a LinkedIn article entitled “New chapters in innovation and disruption will be written…

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Now it’s Confirmed: Nasdaq To List Bitcoin Futures in 2019

Now it’s Confirmed: Nasdaq To List Bitcoin Futures in 2019

Last week we reported on rumors that Nasdaq Inc. was planning to press forward with plans to list Bitcoin futures on their exchange. It was first reported in November 2017 that Nasdaq was going to list Bitcoin futures, but this was when Bitcoin continued to rise. After Bitcoin began falling and gained a reputation as a volatile digital currency, talk of listing Bitcoin futures fell silent. The rumors reported last week have now been confirmed…

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Insiders Say Nasdaq Plans to Introduce Bitcoin Futures to the Exchange in 2019

Insiders Say Nasdaq Plans to Introduce Bitcoin Futures to the Exchange in 2019

Sources close to the issue told Bloomberg that Nasdaq Inc. is planning to press forward with plans to list Bitcoin futures. This is controversial and some may say unexpected move since Bitcoin prices continue to fall. However, it is thought the Nasdaq has confidence in the sustained public interest of Bitcoin, expecting the cryptocurrency to be a key player in the market. The Nasdaq Stock Market is an American stock exchange and the second largest…

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The NASDAQ Partners with Microsoft to Implement Azure Blockchain Technology

The NASDAQ Partners with Microsoft to Implement Azure Blockchain Technology

The NASDAQ trading platform has not seen a considerable evolution since it first launched in 1971. Although the stock exchange has always been an innovator as one of the first electronic stock exchanges in the world, it has continued to operate with its regulatory bodies in 50 countries worldwide over 100 different exchanges. The NASDAQ’s technology has always been a tool that businesses have used to get on the leading edge of finance investment. As…

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