ALTCOINS November 4, 2018
Daily Hodl Staff
ShapeShift CEO Predicts Crypto Revolution, Plus Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and XRP, Stellar, VeChain, NEO, IOTA: Crypto News Alert
The US Securities and Exchange Commission is expected to reveal its decision on nine Bitcoin ETFs on Monday.
The proposals include two ETFs from ProShares, five from Direxion and two from GraniteShares. The agency initially rejected the proposals, but then decided to have the full commission take a closer look.
Ethereum, Stellar, NEO
CoinGecko’s new 2018 Q3 Cryptocurrency Report reveals Ethereum is still by far the most popular platform for companies looking to launch ICOs. According to the report, 85.75 of all ICOs are issued on the Ethereum ERC20 token standard.
Stellar and NEO are in second and third place, with 6.47% and 3.6% of the pie, respectively.
Ripple and XRP
The lead engineer at Ripple’s Xpring and co-inventor of the Interledger Protocol (ILP) has written a new blog post on why interoperability is crucial to the future of blockchain and crypto.
Meanwhile, Ripple’s chief marketing strategist Cory Johnson just dropped a tweet comparing the energy used by Bitcoin, Ethereum and XRP.