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Our custom news feed not only features the latest important crypto market news, but also our interpretation of these events + several important indicators (e.g. type, timeline, effect & impact).

Singapore Exchange Successfully Trials Blockchain for Tokenized Assets Settlement
DATE: 11/11/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Exchanges           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Financial institutions are able to carry out the exchange and final settlement of tokenized assets on different blockchain platforms simultaneously – a very positive development.

Tim Draper Stands by His Bitcoin Price Prediction of $250K in 2022
DATE: 11/10/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Influencers          Timeline:  Long-Term         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Bullish predictions by world-renown crypto influencers create positive reinforcement for retail investors.

Coinbase Launches Support for Basic Attention Token (BAT)
DATE: 11/02/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Every new token added to Coinbase adds many additional investors into the altcoin space, due to the ease of platform use.

Hitachi and India’s Largest Gov’t-Owned Bank Partner on Major Digital Payments Platform
DATE: 10/29/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Collaboration between major banks and technology companies should create competitive pressure and serve as a catalyst in crypto market growth.

Bloomberg: European Crypto Mining Firm Bitfury Considers Going Public
DATE: 10/25/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Short         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Multi-billion dollar IPOs raise the profile of major crypto players and attact new investors into the space.

National Bank of Canada Pilots Blockchain to Combat ‘Complex’ Processes
DATE: 10/23/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Banks           Timeline:  Short         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Usage of blockchain by a major bank will create pressure on other banks to follow suit.

Visa Set to Launch Blockchain-Based Digital Identity System with IBM in Q1 2019
DATE: 10/22/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Short         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Meduim
Interpretation: Acceptance of blockchain by major companies, such as Visa is a great indicator towards mass adotpion of crypto technologies.

Financial Action Task Force Adopts Changes to Standards Covering Virtual Currencies
DATE: 10/19/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Regulations           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Any changes/updates to the current crypto regulations are veiwed positively and help to shape the market.

Ticketmaster to Enhance Ticketing System with Blockchain in New Partnership
DATE: 10/18/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Blockchain adoption by large companies indicates strong interest and should lead to additional interest from the companies in the same space.

Cryptocurrency Loans Company Genesis Processes $550 Million in First Six Months
DATE: 10/18/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Companies facilitating borrowing and lending crypto add traditional financial functions and expand the crypto business universe.

Coinbase Launches Trading for First ERC-20 Token on Platform
DATE: 10/17/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Exchanges           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: High
Interpretation: Being the largest on-ramp US crypto-exchange, Coinbase shows interest in adding multiple ERC-20 tokens to its platform, which is very positive for crypto mass adoption.

World Bank President: Distributed Ledger Technology Has ‘Huge Potential’
DATE: 10/13/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Banks           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Blockchain adoption by banks is one of the most important aspects of cutting crypto red tape.

Auction House Christie’s Trials Blockchain Data Recording in New Partnership
DATE: 10/12/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Low
Interpretation: Early blockchain adoption by large private and public companies indicates strong corporate interest. It will lead other firms in the same sector to adopt blockchain to stay competitive.

Swiss Financial Watchdog Issues Country’s First Crypto Asset Management License
DATE: 10/09/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Regulations           Timeline:  Immediate         Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Any newly-issued crypto licences could serve as a catalyst for further crypto regulations worldwide.

SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications
DATE: 10/06/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Regulations           Timeline:  Short          Sentiment: Unknown          Impact: High
Interpretation: If any of the nine ETF applications get approved, the market should get a nice boost (any non-restrictive regulation is viewed positevely by investors).

Yale University Invested in New $400 Million Crypto-Focused Fund, Says Report
DATE: 10/05/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Funds           Timeline:  Immediate          Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Any crypto-funds created by reputable orgranizations indicate inflow of institutional money into space.

Fundstrat Survey: 54% of Institutional Players Think Bitcoin Price Has Already ‘Bottomed’
DATE: 10/04/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Institutions        Timeline:  Immediate          Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Since more than half of major surveyed institutions feel the current price is right for entry, we can expect significant inflow of institutional funds in 2019.

Seoul Mayor Announces Five-Year Plan for Promoting Blockchain Industry
DATE: 10/04/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Global        Timeline:  Long          Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: South Korea is a major crypto hub. This plan will bring many additional players into the market.

US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology
DATE: 10/04/2018       SOURCE: CoinTelegraph
Type:  Regulations      Timeline:  Short          Sentiment: Bullish          Impact: Medium
Interpretation: Any newly-created regulations would improve market confidence and create a positive market sentiment.

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