Today we have a Daily Token Review and three really awesome cryptonews segments to share with you.
On Coinmarketcap, it’s a bit more of a bearish day for us today. In the top 10, it’s a sea of reds with Binance Coin being the only one with any gains. Now onto our top three: Bitcoin, Ethereum, and XRP. They have fallen 0.21 percent, 0.75 percent, and 0.57 percent respectively. Now, if we look at the Top 20, you can see here that lots of reds but green for Dash increasing by 1.74 percent, and Tezos with a massive increase of 8.48 percent.
Now, onto the news. Japan’s Largest Railway Company JR East is considering using cryptocurrency payments for the entire nation. They may soon enable Japanese commuters and tourists to pay for their train ride with a number of different cryptocurrencies and stablecoins. Which cryptocurrencies will they support? DeCurret currently supports Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ripple, and Ethereum. It’s likely that the Suica smartcards with also support similar cryptocurrencies as well.
When it comes to the second news of the day, the Japanese financial giant SBI has reported that 13 banks are investing in MoneyTap – SBI’s Ripple-powered mobile payments application.
And finally, to kick off today’s news, Vietnam will have its first licensed cryptocurrency exchange. There was a Memorandum of Understanding between Link Thanh Group, Vietnam’s largest distribution Group and KRONN Ventures AG a blockchain organization from Switzerland’s crypto valley Zug.
So what are your thoughts on this situation guys?
Do you think JR East will end up implementing cryptocurrency support and payments?
Do you think MoneyTap is performing well?
And do you think KRONN’s Partnership with Vietnam’s largest distribution group can kickstart something new?
Let me know what you guys think in the comments below!
It’s Cindy with CryptoPig, Catch you guys around!