Back in 2017 when Bitcoin Cash came into light, it was given BCH ticker on most exchanges. In 2018, Bitcoin Cash Satoshi Vision was born and some exchanges changed Bitcoin Cash ticker from BCH to BCHABC. Bitcoin Cash Satoshi Vision was simply called BSV.
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India’s Inter-ministerial committee on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has submitted its report along with draft bill to ban cryptocurrencies. This is no fluke as this has been posted on Government of India’s website (gov.in).
Binance has just posted on their website that it will be delisting Bitcoin Cash SV as it no longer meets their standards. This is coming after BSV’s creator started sending legal court notices to anyone who tried to defame/insult him on twitter. BSV trading will cease on 22nd April 2019 but the withdrawal wallet will be active till 22nd July 2019.
OkEx exchange has issued a statement on their website about the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork that is scheduled to take place around 1740H on November 15th 2018. Two new coins are expected to crop up in this hard fork – Bitcoin SV and Bitcoin ABC.
Here is what OkEx says about the hard fork.
1. If either Bitcoin SV or Bitcoin ABC adds replay protection to cause a successful fork, OKEx will offer a 1:1 airdrop to users based on the BCH amount snapshotted. (Snapshot details to be mentioned below) 2. If neither Bitcoin SV nor Bitcoin ABC implements replay protection, OKEx will re-open the depositing and withdrawal of BCH(ABC) or BCH(SV) after the mainnet resumes stable operation. 3. BCH depositing and withdrawal will be suspended from 07:00 Nov 15, 2018 (CET). For your assets’ safety, please deposit your BCH to OKEx in advance. NOTE: DO NOT deposit BCH during the suspension period, otherwise it may cause asset loss.
OKEx will take a snapshot of all BCH balances from 17:35 to 17:40, Nov 15, 2018 (CET). The snapshot will take five minutes due to the large user pool.
OKEx will take snapshots of the wallet, fiat account, token account, futures account, and margin account. The snapshots will include the available BCH balance in the fiat account, the BCH balance of the wallet, spot, and margin accounts, as well as the BCH equity balance (account balance + PnL + UPL) of the futures account.
CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk got his twitter account locked after tweeting about bitcoin and Japanese anime cartoon. Elon has more than 23 million followers on Twitter. After getting back, he tweeted that Twitter thought that he got hacked and locked his account.
KuCoin has just made an announcement that the exchange will be adding USDC trading pairs on its website today. USDC pairs include BTC/USDC, ETH/USDC and USDT/USDC trading pairs and these will go online at 22:00 (UTC+8).