LiteBit first Dutch cryptobroker registered with French regulator
May 16, 2021
Rotterdam, May 17 2021 – LiteBit is the first Dutch crypto party to be registered with the French regulator Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF). This makes the broker the 15th crypto platform that has received a DASP approval (Digital Asset Service Provider) from the French regulator. The registration is the second European registration for LiteBit. In November 2020, the Rotterdam broker was already granted a registration from the Dutch National Bank. LiteBit, which was named the best crypto broker two years in a row during the CashCow awards, is proud of its registration and supports the French initiatives that will make the market more transparent.
eBay could enter crypto: What to expect from this move?
May 11, 2021
eBay is one of the biggest e-commerce companies worldwide. Ever since the inception of Bitcoin many analysts speculated that eBay could adopt Bitcoin and open up to cryptocurrencies in general. With PayPal adopting Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash in late 2020 many people believed that eBay would follow soon after its former subsidiary. Will eBay enter crypto and what would be the implications? In today’s article we are going to dig a little bit deeper.
Long forgotten riches: LiteBit users discover their forgotten Dogecoin holdings
May 5, 2021
Dogecoin rallied to an all-time high of 40 Cents and many investors cheered over the fact that they became rich overnight. While Elon Musk became the “Dogefather” and the unofficial leader of the Dogecoin community a more interesting story has happened completely unnoticed by the broader public. Here is the incredible story of LiteBit users who just got contacted, because they were holding Dogecoin worth hundreds of thousands of Euros.
Back from the dead: Why XRP is climbing its way back up
April 21, 2021
After the SEC started a lawsuit against Ripple Labs, and two of its founders, the largest players in the US, stopped offering XRP to their customers for trading, a lot of uncertainty has shaken the market and as a result XRP dropped sharply in value. But only recently the tides have turned and XRP has returned to the market printing new yearly highs. Many thought that XRP is long dead, but why is one of the oldest and most successful crypto assets climbing its way back to the top?
Cardano: Alonzo Hard Fork will introduce Smart Contracts
April 14, 2021
Cardano has seen a lot of development in the year 2021. The network entered decentralization with the beginning of the Shelley upgrade. Now it is the turn to introduce the world to the features of Goguen, which is the code name for Cardanos next era in development. How will it change Cardano and strengthen the use of its blockchain? And what do we have to expect in the coming weeks for ADA?
Proof of Stake vs Proof of Work – Which one is better?
April 14, 2021
Cryptocurrencies are completely depended on the idea that consensus between nodes must be achieved in order to validated transactions. Some cryptocurrencies are more centralized, but faster and also considered to be less secure in terms of manipulation. Others like Bitcoin are decentralized and offer maximum security, but have to sacrifice speed and transaction throughput for on-chain transactions. But no matter where a cryptocurrency is positioning itself it needs to have consensus over all past and new blocks which include all transactions. There are two basic concepts how this consensus should be reached and secured. Both have a strong proposition, advantages and disadvantages. In this article we are going to explore the question what to expect from both consensus mechanisms.
Dogecoin to the moon: Will Elon Musk make the meme come true?
April 13, 2021
April fools are very common. News media, companies, neighbours, family and friends, everybody seems to be into it. Many people are even happier once the pranking and joking stops and April 1th is finally over. In the end not everybody is as funny as they think they are. But one particular statement caught a lot of attention and while it seemed to be just another Joke there might be more to it. In today’s article we are going to take a closer look at Elon Musks sense of humour.
Leading Dutch crypto exchange LiteBit partners with RIDDLE&CODE to pave the way towards regulatory compliance and launch the next generation of crypto services
April 11, 2021
Vienna and Rotterdam, April 13th 2021, RIDDLE&CODE FinTech Solutions, an innovative European company that empowers financial institutions to handle all aspects of digital asset management, announced today that LiteBit, the leading Dutch cryptocurrency exchange, has chosen its Token Management Platform (TMP) to scale infrastructure, respond to regulatory requirements and provide advanced capabilities to its growing customer base.