Bitfinex Added 6 New Tokens

The addition of tokens will contribute to the strengthening of the long-term development of the Ethereum ecosystem
09 January 2018   1647

Bitfinex announced on January 9 the addition of Basic Attention token (BAT), 0x token (ZRX), FunFair token (FUN), Decentraland token (MANA), SpankChain token (SPANK) and Time New Bank token (TNB) which is tradable against BTC, ETH and USD.

According to the announcement, the addition of these tokens will contribute to the strengthening of the long-term development of the Ethereum ecosystem.

Bitfinex added that margin trading for all pairs will be enabled gradually as and when the order book develops sufficient liquidity. All ERC20 trading pairs will eventually be migrated to trade only on Ethfinex.

Basic Attention Token (BAT)

BAT, an ERC20 token built on top of Ethereum, is considered to be a token of utility in a new, decentralized, open source and efficient blockchain-based digital advertising platform.

  • Average price: $0,907663
  • Marketcap: $907 663 000
  • 24h volume: $94 252 500

0x token (ZRX)

0x is an open, permissionless protocol allowing for ERC20 tokens to be traded on the Ethereum blockchain.

  • Average price: $2,28  
  • Marketcap: $1 105 593 813
  • 24h volume: $171 985 000

FunFair token (FUN)

The FunFair Technology Platform is a project which is building a game-changing B2B platform using blockchain technology to bring transparency, efficiency and access to new markets to the casino sector.

  • Average price: $0,187281
  • Marketcap: $795 920 582
  • 24h volume: $133 679 000

Decentraland token (MANA)

Decentraland is a virtual reality platform powered by the Ethereum blockchain, where users can create, experience, and monetize content and applications.

  • Average price: $0,272962  
  • Marketcap: $280 930 008
  • 24h volume: $98 578 500

SpankChain token (SPANK)

SpankChain is a cryptoeconomic powered adult entertainment ecosystem built on the Ethereum network.

  • Average price: $0,513756
  • Marketcap: $154 149 090
  • 24h volume: $11 698 200

Time New Bank token (TNB)

Time new bank (TNB), is a cryptographic digital currency issued by M.I.T, which refers to the decentralized time commodity value transmission platform based on Grid blockchain technology.

  • Average price: $0,284736
  • Marketcap: $464 012 142
  • 24h volume: $141 597 000

US Authorities to Sell $4.3M Worth Seized BTC

As reported, the Bitcoins were seized during different federal investigations
18 October 2018   114

The US Federal Penitentiary and Marshals Service has announced an auction, during which 660 Bitcoins will be sold, previously confiscated by law enforcement agencies. The current market value of the coins put up for sale is about $ 4.3 million, CoinDesk reports.

Bitcoins offered for sale were seized during federal criminal, civil and administrative investigations.

The auction will be held on November 5, and to participate in it, you must register no later than October 31 and make a deposit of $ 200,000.

The trades will be divided into two parts and include the sale of six blocks of 100 BTC and one more block of 60 BTC. Auction participants will not be able to view other people's rates or change their own.

The Office clarified that part of the assets put up for auction includes Bitcoins, which were seized during the recent investigations into the cases of the traders Teresa Tetley and Thomas Mario Costanzo. Teresa Tetley was sentenced in July to a year in prison on charges of trading in cryptocurrency without the necessary license and laundering money obtained from drug trafficking.

The Marshals do not report which part of the bitcoins seized from Tetley and Costanzo is put up for auction, however, it was previously known that 40 BTC were withdrawn from the first, and 80 BTC from the second.

Two previous major auctions for the sale of confiscated bitcoins were held in the United States in January and March of this year. In the first case, 3813 BTC was sold, in the second - 2170 BTC.