Cryptocurrency news today 6 September
Team Cryptocoins.group presents to your attention our regular column – “the news of the cryptocurrency today”. Recall that in this column we publish news, which influence on the exchange rate of the cryptocurrency of the TOP 100 by market capitalization according to Coinmarketcap.
Thursday 6 September, the stock market is continuing yesterday’s drop. All of the top ten Coinmarketcap is trading in the red zone. The most serious losses from EOS and Ethereum (13%). 11.5% decrease in the cryptocurrency Litecoin, 11% Bitcoin Cash. Bitcoin has lost 8.5 per cent, better than anyone holding XRP (only -6%).
Recently it became known that the cryptocurrency project Augur sold the entire Ethereum collected as a result of successful ICO, immediately after the public sale of tokens at the end of 2015. At that time 1ETH cost less than a dollar, and Augur could fetch about $700 000. Even now, after the strong fall of the ether from the high end of 2017 for the same amount of ETH it would be possible to receive about 200 million dollars. However, the leadership Augur said that at that time, selling 90% of the tokens was the right decision. The Augur project has attracted investment for further development, and it needed Fiat money. The team did not aim to speculate on the difference in rates.
Meanwhile, at the moment Ethereum rate declined to levels last August. Augur capitalization is about $ 177 million – statistics suggests that the speculative strategy would project more revenue than selling all cryptocurrency assets in 2015.
Smart contracts live will also be the basis platform of the project Ripio. Ripio provides services P2P lending, the original platform became available to residents of the South American countries and Mexico. At the moment the service was over 20,000 purses, and in the beta stage of the project was issued about 800 loans.
Users Ethereum Name Service gained access to the domain .xyz. This domain name is now available on the same principle as before .eth. Service ENS allows users creating their services on the Ethereum platform, to give a brief and comprehensible domain names of the Internet pages.
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