Bhushan Akolkar

Author

Bhushan is a FinTech enthusiast and holds a good flair in understanding financial markets. His interest in economics and finance draw his attention towards the new emerging Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency markets. He is continuously in a learning process and keeps himself motivated by sharing his acquired knowledge. In free time he reads thriller fictions novels and sometimes explore his culinary skills.

China’s Former and Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange OKCoin Plans to Operate in South Korea
January 20th, 2018

OKCoin is speeding up the launch process and already holds a Korean website accepting pre-orders for different cryptocurrencies.

MoneyGram Partners with Ripple to Pilot Ripple’s XRP Token
January 12th, 2018

Ripple’s ability to provide on-demand liquidity and instant transfer within seconds makes it one of the most preferred blockchain-based payments solution.

Reports From South Korea Cause FUD: Cryptocurrency Ban Is Not Finalized
January 11th, 2018

South Korea’s presidential office stated that they have not yet finalized on the reports about a possible ban on cryptocurrency trading exchanges.

Bitcoin Falls as South Korea Prepares to Ban All Cryptocurrency Trading in the Country
January 11th, 2018

South Korea preparing a bill to draw curtains over cryptocurrency trading operations in the country.

South Korea to Cooperate with China and Japan in Regulating Cryptocurrencies
January 10th, 2018

South Korean authorities are taking help from their Japanese and Chinese counterparts to establish new rules for cryptocurrency trading.

Cryptocurrency Prices Down Given China’s Rumoured Intention to Push Out Bitcoin Miners
January 10th, 2018

Local miners from China are facing tough times as the government pushes ones, who are using cheap electricity, out of business.

Kodak to Launch Major Blockchain Initiative and Cryptocurrency ‘KodakCoin’
January 10th, 2018

Kodak adopts the blockchain route in order to democratize photography and make licensing fair to artists.

CoinMarketCap Excludes Korean Exchanges From Its Data, Shows Crypto Prices Falling Significantly
January 9th, 2018

Data changes made by CoinMarketCap shows tumbling cryptocurrency market and causes an uproar in the crypto community.

Messenger Telegram is Launching the Biggest ICO Ever This March
January 9th, 2018

Telegram looks all set to unveil the ‘third generation’ Telegram Open Network offering support to thousands of decentralized applications.

Ethereum Remains Rock Solid In the Falling Market While Other Cryptocurrencies Plunge
January 8th, 2018

After its bullish run to above $800 billion, crypto markets are seen correcting by nearly 10%.

Best of 2017: Top 10 Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)
January 7th, 2018

Here is a look into how the ICO market performed in 2017, with some of the best ICOs of the year.

Ripple Price Loses Over 10% as Coinbase Refuses to Add It for Now
January 5th, 2018

After a pathbreaking rally for three weeks continuously Ripple is seen finally correcting by over 10% with a $22 billion cut in its valuation.

Mark Zuckerberg is Turning onto Cryptocurrencies to Decentralize Facebook
January 5th, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg puts a new challenge for himself in 2018 to fix Facebook’s major issues and hints at studying decentralized blockchain technology.