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Coindirect Wins the First Ever Best Crypto Exchange Africa ADVFN Award

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Financial services provider ADVFN has just announced the winners of the annual International Financial Awards and Coindirect is excited to announce that it has been named a winner. Coindirect has been named “The Best Cryptocurrency Exchange in Africa”. This is one of several categories which are making their debut this year. In this honour, Coindirect […]

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Why Should I Trade Bitcoin & Altcoin Cryptocurrencies?

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Cryptocurrency is a fast-growing digital asset. It is impossible to have predicted that the creation of Bitcoin in 2009 would be worth over $15,000, 10-years later. If you did not make an early cryptocurrency investment, do not worry… It’s not too late to enter the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Now, everyone is investing in cryptocurrency and cryptocurrency […]

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Scam Alert! 8 Types of Cryptocurrency Scams to Watch Out For

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The end of the year 2018 cryptocurrency bull run is drawing near and we’re saddling up with layers of security to avoid any potential cyber compromise. The cryptocurrency space has witnessed a number of scams since the launch of Bitcoin (BTC). But, this does not make cryptocurrencies and the crypto industry a scam – a […]

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Coin Profile: Dash (DASH)

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A revolutionary digital money system. Coin Market Cap Rank: 13 Current Market Cap: $1,290,220,983 Website: https://www.dash.org   Dash was named after the synonym for cryptocurrency – ‘digital cash’. Dash, therefore, refers to themselves as a “revolutionary digital money system” that provides digital cash which users can “spend anywhere”. Dash was originally known as ‘XCoin’. It […]

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What are Altcoins & How Do They Differ to Bitcoin (BTC)?

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Today, there are thousands of altcoins on the coin market cap. Essentially, all the cryptocurrencies you see after Bitcoin (BTC). Altcoins have been around since the success of Bitcoin and we’re not talking about Bitcoin hard forks. Hard forks are quite different to Bitcoin in that they are simply upgrades to existing crypto asset network […]

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ETH vs BTC: Can Ethereum Hit the Top of the Cryptocurrency Chart?

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Global interests in Ethereum (ETH) have led to a constant comparison to Bitcoin (BTC) – the digital gold among all cryptocurrencies. Ethereum prices grew rapidly, but still, far behind Bitcoin. While the value of Bitcoin skyrocketed towards the end of 2017, the Ether cryptocurrency received 3 times more transactions. Bitcoin was the first digital currency […]

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Coin Profile: TRON (Tronix or TRX)

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“one of the largest blockchain-based operating systems in the world” Coin Market Cap Rank: 11 Current Market Cap: $1,627,787,987 Website: https://tron.network   TRON only launched last year but has gained plenty of attention from its ambitiously minded founder, Justin Sun. Justin Sun was named one of the Forbes 30 under 30-years for Asia in 2015 […]

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4 Altcoins to Watch Out for in the Final Quarter of 2018

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The cryptocurrency market 2017 bull-run witnessed a record-breaking finish; with the price of Bitcoin (BTC) valued at approximately $20,000 in value. However, in the first quarter of 2018, the Bitcoin market sagged below $10,000. Although Bitcoin prices continue to soar and plummet, many Bitcoin investors and holders are expecting another bull run attack on the […]

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The Grey Ave Podcast & Coindirect CPO, Stephen Young, talk Crypto!

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South African podcast, The Grey Ave Podcast, taps into Africa’s emerging cryptocurrency marketplace through an exclusive interview with Coindirect co-founder and Chief Product Officer (CPO), Stephen Young. In this interview, the founder of The Grey Ave Podcast, Grey Jabesi, and Stephen Young discusses: His background Regulation for exchanges Security tokens His approach to Cryptocurrency investing […]

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