BitKan will temporarily suspend trading operations

Chinese over-the-counter cryptocurrency trading platform released new announcement
13 September 2017   879

The Chinese platform of P2P cryptocurrency announced its intention to temporarily suspend operations with digital assets. This is written by CoinDesk.

The decision is caused by the strengthening of control over the cryptocurrency industry by the Chinese authorities. The BitKan blog indicates that trading on the platform will be suspended on September 14. Limitations will affect users of the web platform and the mobile version of the service. At the same time, I / O facilities will remain available. Also notable that there are no reports about this decision in official Twitter, and blog post of BitKan is in Chinese.

After the suspension of over-the-counter operations, BitKan's wallets will continue to function normally. Depositing and withdrawing funds will not be affected.

BitKan team 

BitKan representatives have not yet reported anything about when trading operations will available again.

BitKan is an OTC (over-the-counter) platform for trading crypto-currencies, which is a cross between a classical exchanger, a P2P platform like LocalBitcoins and a crypto exchange.

Genesis Conference to be Held in London

Genesis Conference will cover research and development, regulation, economics and applications issues, taking place in London on February 22
22 February 2018   68

Genesis London Conference will take place on February 22, tackling the most pertinent issues in blockchain space: research and development, regulation, economics and applications.

Genesis London is a platform for researchers, developers and generally anyone interested in blockchain, and its priority is to share knowledge, facilitate productive discourse and filter out the hype.

Location: The CityPoint building, 1 Ropemaker St, London, EC2, UK
Date and time: 9:30AM - 8PM, February 22, 2018

The agenda of the conference includes Privacy and Confidentiality Techniques for Blockchains; Permissioned Business Blockchain Applications and Use-cases; Scalable, Transparent and Post-quantum Secure Computational Integrity, with Applications to Cryptocurrencies; A Rational Protocol Design Treatment of Bitcoin, and more.

The headline speakers include Patrick de Laive, co-founder of TNW; Margarita Khartanovich, head of insight at Binary District; Jack Gavigan, chief operating officer at ZCash; Jeremy Kahn, technology writer for Bloomberg, and many more.