Poloniex blocking US customers on May 16th started an altcoins slump. Will the last of the geoblocks by Binance on Sept 1st cause an altcoin pump?
Ethereum’s Ether is one of the top cryptocurrencies. The Ethereum network uses a smart-contract system that facilitates the creation of tokens, decentralized applications, and more.
The token native to this network is called “ether.”
This section contains articles on Ether, ERC-20 Tokens, and the Ethereum platform.
FACT: The ethereum network is used to create about 1/2 of all ICOs. This means many coins on the market are Ethereum based.
With Ethereum wallets you may need to add a custom token. You’ll need the contract address, symbol, and decimal to add a custom token.
You may need to adjust the gas price (your fee paid to miners) when sending Ethereum tokens.
US users who were geoblocked from exchanges like Binance can still use MetaMask (and other ETH-wallet / browsers) to access DEXs like Kyber or IDEX to trade ETH tokens.
IDEX is one of the top choices for ETH DEXs in 2019. With so many restrictions on US citizens when it comes to ETH-based alts, IDEX is an Oasis.
The Ethereum Investment Trust (ETHE) is an investment product by Grayscale which gives investors and traders exposure to Ethereum (ETH).
Altcoins, especially low caps, have been taking a beating while Bitcoin makes its run toward great heights and ETH keeps pace.
Greyscale is going to launch the Ethereum Trust to the public. Up until now the trust has only been available to accredited investors.
One could argue, based on some factors like Simple moving averages that the BTC-ETH pair is bearish and at the same time the BTC-USD pair is bullish. It is the same for many alts.
According to CoinDesk, according to a CFTC insider, regulators are ready to approve Ethereum Futures provided it “ticks all the right boxes.”