To date, the case of recognizing XRP as a security is being actively considered. The Securities and Exchange Commission is involved in the case, but it is categorically opposed to investors working with XRP cryptocurrency to defend Ripple in court. In particular, the commission took this position after some holders tried to intervene in the trial.
According to the decree of the President of Uzbekistan, now cryptocurrency trading is becoming legal in the state, and exchanges can freely obtain a license to operate if they fulfill the relevant requirements. If an exchange registered in another state plans to operate on the territory of Uzbekistan, it will have to create and register a subsidiary exchange in this country, as well as carry out activities in compliance with all current legislation.
The event, which everyone has been talking about since the fall, took place - France showed the world a new digital currency issued by the Central Bank of the state. Not so long ago, the national token was tested, and it was successful - at least, its first stage. The token was used for intrabank settlements; from a technical point of view, the project was implemented based on the blockchain technology of the Ethereum network.
The Ripple company, led by its head Mr. Brad Garlinghouse, has developed plans for the further development of the XRP token as one of the tools in making payments. According to the head of the company, this token is more suitable for payment transactions than Bitcoin or Ethereum, since it has a high speed of transactions, as well as a low level of energy consumption.
According to Trustnodes, the implementation of new rules in the blockchain system (Hardfork Berlin) in the Ethereum platform has been suspended due to the need to improve updates. The main developer of the system, Hudson Jameson, assured two weeks ago that the development was nearing completion and, in general, everything was going well.
For five years, Cardano developers have researched and created a new sharding technology called Hydra. Thanks to this project, it is possible to significantly increase the scaling of the 2nd level, using the so-called hydra heads.
Anthony Pompliano, who co-founded Morgan Creek Digital, has been quite critical of Ethereum. He compares cryptocurrency to fiat money. However, analysts from Weiss Ratings are not ready to agree with this position.
Today experts say with certainty that the launch of the Telegram Open Network platform and the Gram TON currency will take place at the end of October this year. However, it will not be so easy to become a member of the system and buy Gram at first.