Korean Bithumb exchange hacked for overheen $30 million, Goldman Sach&rsquo,s CEO – it’s too ‘neerbuigend’ to say Bitcoin won’t have a future, EOS network freezes for Five hours, John McAfee warns against promoting ICOs, Turcoin fraudulent scheme ter Turkey nets overheen $212 million.
Turcoin fraudulent scheme te Turkey nets overheen $212 million
Ter Turkey, one of the founders of a large cryptocurrency scheme called Turcoin, which promoted itself spil Turkey&rsquo,s Crypto Coin, has fled the country with investors&rsquo, contant possibly up to the value of $ 21 million. The investors&rsquo, scheme, which seems very similar to BitConnect and other fraudulent Ponzi schemes, is thought to have received $ 212 million since its inception and hitting trouble when it very very first stopped paying out &ldquo,ensured comes back&rdquo, at the beginning of June. For an investment of $ 315, participants were promised monthly comes back of $ 52.
John McAfee warns against promoting ICOs
John McAfee has bot hitting the headlines again this week, stating that he no longer will be promoting ICOs and stating that all those promoting ICOs could be looking at hechtenis. This comes less than a week after Mcafee called legislators to come to a one-on-one TV debate about crypto and regulations.
McAfee&rsquo,s tweets have bot previously advertised spil being available for a budget of
$ 105,000 vanaf promotional tweet by his team telling that the effect of a McAfee tweet can bring ter overheen a $ 1 million of meteen investment ter some previous cases.
EOS network freezes for Five hours
The EOS network is keeping itself ter the news spil it moves overheen to being a totally independent and launched network. Overheen the weekend, the network froze for Five hours, leading to a loterijlot of concern and speculation that it had bot compromised, but no such news followed. The governing structure is now being waterput ter place by voting stakeholders with a lotsbestemming of concern within the community on how decentralized control will be. Spil the controlling bod suspended some accounts for fraudulent behaviour, more concerns of centralized control were raised.
Goldman Sach&rsquo,s CEO – it’s too ‘neerbuigend’ to say Bitcoin won’t have a future
The CEO of Goldman Sachs, Lloyd Blankfein, during a lunchtime session at the Fresh York Economic Club on Tuesday, has said, &ldquo,its too zelfingenomen to say Bitcoin won&rsquo,t have a future&rdquo,, whilst admitting the currency wasn&rsquo,t for him. This contrasts vividly with other big names such spil JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon, who has embarked on a onveranderlijk mission to express his dislike of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Lloyd Blankfein is due to stand down from Goldman Sachs zometeen this year after a successful 12 year spell successfully leading the company.
Korean Bithumb exchange hacked for overheen $30 million
One of the largest Korean cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has suffered a hack that has cost more than $ 31 million, one week after another Korean minor exchange wasgoed hacked for $ 37 million. The hack wasgoed announced by the exchange via Twitter with the markets suffering a swift adjustment overheen a few hours but overall another bear run seems to have bot averted with Bithumb telling it would instantaneously reimburse the losses.
At the same time, the Bitcoin network suffered unusually and strangely high levels of traffic that sent instantaneous transaction fees rocketing to a level they have not bot since last year leading to speculation that it wasgoed linked the funds being moved linked to the Bithumb fraud.