Top News Daily 02.09.2018
- Cryptocurrency assets grow in price
Weekend turned out to be very good for the market. According to the Coin360 website, 97 out of the first 100 cryptocurrencies in terms of capitalization show a steady growth. Bitcoin shows steady growth, having passed a mark $7 thousand. At the time of writing, the crypto asset is traded at a price of $7,200. It is worth saying that the first on the capitalization of the cryptocurrency for the second time in a week exceeded the mark of $7 thousand. Experts suggest that this is due to news from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), which reported a decrease in bearish positions for commercial bitcoin futures contracts.
- Bitcoin Cash network processed 2 million transactions in 24 hours
The Bitcoin Cash network was subjected to verification, during which BCH supporters "flooded" the network with a million transactions. According to statistics, over the last day, Bitcoin Cash miners carried out more than 2 million transactions. This allowed her to identify Ripple and Ethereum, where 1.7 and 1.2 million transactions were conducted, respectively.
- Japan's largest bank testing cryptocurrency
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, one of the largest financial conglomerates in the world, is planning to experiment with its own Mufg cryptocurrency. In particular, it is proposed for employees to use a digital asset to pay for goods in the store. The store, to which the cryptocurrency is attached, is intended only for employees of the corporation, who are in the bank's office in Tokyo.