Coinbase doubled its cryptocurrency lineup in 2018 — and that’s just the beginning
With yesterday’s addition of Zcash (ZEC), popular exchange service Coinbase has more than doubled its cryptocurrency lineup in 2018 – and by the looks of it, the trend is here to stay. Up until August, Coinbase supported a narrow inventory of cryptocurrencies on its flagship desktop and mobile apps, including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH), the last one of which was added last December. But this year alone, Coinbase has already bumped its offering with five new currencies: Ethereum Classic (ETC), 0x (ZRX), Circle’s dollar-pegged USD Coin (USDC), Brave browser’s Basic Attention Token (BAT), and… This story continues at The Next Web
(Dec 14): Global debt hit a record $184 trillion last year, equivalent to more than $86,000 per person -- more than double the average per-capita income.
Borrowing is led by the U.S., China, and Japan, the three biggest economies, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday, highlighting potential risks to global expansion given that their share of debt exceeds that of output. Overall, the amount of worldwide public and private debt is equal to about 225 percent of gross domestic product.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 14): UMNO president Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi was charged in the Sessions Court here today with an additional count of criminal breach of trust (CBT), involving RM10 million belonging to Akalbudi Foundation three years ago.
The former Deputy Prime Minister pleaded not guilty to the charge before judge Rozina Ayob.
With the additional charge, Ahmad Zahid, 65, is now faced with a total of 46 charges, comprising 11 counts of CBT, eight counts of bribery and 27 counts of money-laundering.