Localbitcoins, the company providing the opportunity to purchase cryptocurrency, updated the working conditions. Now users in some situations are obliged to provide documents confirming their identity. The data may be required both in the case of resolving issues of access to the account, and when trading cryptocurrency at certain limits.
GMO Coin has announced the addition of four more cryptocurrencies that users can provide to the company as a loan. The focus was on BCH, ETH, LTC and XRP. For each cryptocurrency sets its own limits, if the broadcast company takes from 100 to 1000 tokens, the Ripple from 100 thousand to 1 million the lending period is 150 days, during this period, the GMO Coin promise to pay their customers a certain fixed amount for a certain number provided by the cryptocurrency.
The developers of the RSK startup, who launched smart contracts in the Bitcoin sidechain similar to contracts in the Ether network, reported that 10% of miners in the network are engaged in servicing the sidechain. More than 80% of miners supported the development of the project in the future. The project is aimed at increasing the scalability of the network, and also allows you to speed up transactions.