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Exclusive Podcast: Tech Central & Coindirect’s Stephen Young

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Learn about the origins of Coindirect and its business model, what we offer, why there is an untapped market in Africa for cryptocurrency trading, how we ensure the security of customers’ investments and many more, in an exclusive Tech Central podcast interview between Duncan McLeod and our Chief Product Officer, Stephen Young. “What we’re trying […]

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Can Women Scale the Male-Centric Blockchain Industry?

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Numerous research and reports show that men hold a large sum of the female to male ratio involved in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. This is particularly evident by the noticeable amount of men who attend blockchain conferences in comparison to that of women. According to a report pioneered in October 2017 by @MyEtherWallet, out […]

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Blockchain Hack! Securing your Crypto Exchange account with 2FA Keys

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It is important to have different passwords for each online platform you use, however, extra digital safety precautions are always a good idea! For example, two-factor authentication (2FA) – a definite must-have. Two-factor authentication has been gaining much traction since its noticeable success in securing accounts on digital apps and platforms. However, recent security breaches […]

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The World’s Top 5 Bitcoin Cities Supported by Coindirect

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Bitcoin took a bull run to its heels over the last few months. Still, it remains at a high-top level of interest across the world nonetheless. Many cryptocurrency vendors and businesses have been trying to disrupt the industry with new, unexpected technological developments and crypto innovations. Many blockchain and trading experts also believe that Bitcoin […]

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Bitcoin Africa Features the Newly Launched Coindirect Exchange!

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There are very few offerings tackling the issues faced by emerging markets such as Africa, and Coindirect is the first cryptocurrency exchange in the world with an end-to-end integrated offering under one roof – also taking on competitors like Binance, LocalBitcoins and Coinbase. Bitcoin Africa recognises the release Coindirect’s 4-prong offering; servicing 25 different countries. […]

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Coin Profile: Ethereum (ETH)

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A decentralised blockchain app platform. Coin Market Cap Rank: 2 Current Market Cap: $48,155,898,679 Website: https://www.ethereum.org   Ethereum was created by Vitalik Buterin and launched in 2015 by a global team of developers for the Ethereum Foundation – a Swiss non-profit. Essentially, it is a decentralised platform that runs on smart contracts. But in many […]

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Hade Platform recommends Coindirect to diversify Crypto Portfolio

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With major cryptocurrency exchanges out there, like Luno and Paxful, none allow altcoin buyers and sellers to diversify their cryptocurrency portfolio with over 40 different coins and altcoins. Hade Platform explains why Coindirect’s trading exchange is South Africa’s most comprehensive trading exchange. Hade Platform quotes, “For South Africans who prefer to diversify their cryptocurrency trading […]

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Coindirect Captures the Eye of Crypto News Giant, CryptoGlobe

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CryptoGlobe has analysed Old Mutual’s 2018 Savings and Investment Monitor survey for South Africa. Taken aback that approximately 60% of South Africans are unaware of cryptocurrencies – a wider unnoticed African market catered for by Coindirect – CryptoGlobe features South Africa’s latest crypto development Coindirect: “Another cryptocurrency exchange, Coindirect, also recently launched trading pairs between […]

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