Litecoin News 2018-06-29T10:30:54+00:00

Litecoin News | Litecoin Price News

Litecoin was released in 2011 by a former Google employee named Charlie Lee and was actually a fork in the Bitcoin core client. On the surface of things Litecoin is similar Bitcoin. However, there were some significant changes and improvements made.

Litecoin is a peer-to-peer Internet currency that enables instant, near-zero cost payments to anyone in the world. Litecoin is an open source, global payment network that is fully decentralized without any central authorities. Litecoin is the silver to Bitcoin’s gold.

Here you will find all the latest Litecoin news and Litecoin price news. Here at bitGuru we aim to keep you up to date with the most relevant cryptocurrency news, Litecoin news and Litecoin price news.

Latest Litecoin News:

  • Litecoin futures

UK Crypto Exchange, ‘Crypto Facilities’ To Add Litecoin Futures

Crypto Facilites is a UK based cryptocurrency exchange, offering a range of cryptocurrency trading facilities including indices. Crypto Facilities are fully regulated by the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) and partnered with CME back in May [...]

  • Coinbase Index Fund

Coinbase Index Fund: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin & Bitcoin Cash Available to Institutional Investors

Coinbase announced back in March their intent to launch an Index Fund, allowing "U.S. resident accredited investors" to invest in a cryptocurrency linked fund. The Coinbase index fund allows users to invest in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin [...]

  • gads becomes coinbase pro

Gdax Becomes Coinbase Pro on June 29th & Could Offer Crypto Securities

Coinbase announced on 23rd May, 2018 that on 29th June, 2018, GDAX would evolve to become Coinbase Pro. GDAX has been Coinbase's professional trading platform for individuals since 2015. GDAX was one of Coinbase two [...]

  • SEC coinbase regulated securities broker

Coinbase To Become Regulated Securites Broker and What This Means

Coinbase recently announced that they are in the process of of becoming a regulated securities broker dealer, pending approval by the SEC. This is just a brief overview of what a securities broker is, how [...]

  • Coinbase announce they will be opening in Japan!

Coinbase Exchange Will Oficially Be Launching In Japan

Coinbase, the leading cryptocurrency exchange in the United States recently announced their plans to tap into the Japanese cryptocurrency markets. The exchange which allows users to buy and sell Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and as of [...]

  • ddd

3 Of The Best Cryptocurrencies To Be HODLing in 2018

New cryptocurrencies are hitting the markets every day, and working out which ones to buy and hold is becoming even more challenging. There are so many projects fighting for your attention. 3 of the best [...]

The rise of Litecoin privacy over Monero

The Dark Web has been around for some time now and it was beneficial to the pioneer cryptocurrency Bitcoin as well. The dark web was where Bitcoin initially found a foothold, allowing individuals to complete [...]

LitePay Ceases Operations, Litecoin Apologizes for Letting This Happen

In a catastrophic development this morning, it was revealed that LitePay, a soon to be operational payment vendor facilitating Litecoin payments, is going to close shop altogether. The news came to light through an announcement [...]

  • litecoin vs bitcoin cash

Satoshi Lite Fuels The Fire Between Litecoin And Bitcoin Cash

It seems that the frustrations between those who subscribe to the ideology and technology of Bitcoin and those that are more in line with that of the Bitcoin Cash and it’s technological structure continues to [...]

Litecoin Cash Rises on First Day of Trading

As the cryptocurrency world moves past its infancy, it also finds that certain facts will always hold true in the industry: people will “hodl” their cryptocurrency in hopes of gaining future benefits from increased value, [...]

Litecoin’s Plans for Liquidity and Further Utilization

Litecoin seems to be firing on all cylinders lately and moving in all regards as it appears to be providing for liquidity and further utilization. The cryptocurrency is expected to be listed on Unocoin, one [...]

  • Zebpay adds Litecoin Zebpay LTC

Zebpay adds Litecoin for trading

It was recently announced by Zebpay, a cryptocurrency exchange in India, that it is going to add Litecoin to its growing list of offered cryptocurrencies. This makes Litecoin the second Bitcoin fork to make it [...]

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Litecoin and Monero Joining Forces To Make Them ‘interoperable’?

Charlie Lee, founder of Litecoin, has been in the news for reportedly selling all of his Litecoin – a move which earned him phrases such as “abandoning his own coin” and “putting his financial interests [...]

Bloomberg Adds Three New Popular Altcoins to Their Terminals: Litecoin, Ethereum, and Ripple

Another day, another accomplishment. At least, this is what the case is for these altcoin cryptocurrencies. According to a recent tweet by Lily Katz, a journalist who works at Bloomberg, Ripple will be joining Ethereum [...]

Litecoin Triples in Value, Hitting an Unprecedented $350

The virtual currency Litecoin seems to be pushing forward, as it has broken past its barrier of $100 and is now circling around the $300 price range. The currency is sitting at $352 at the [...]

  • Lightning network developments, lightning network issues

First Lightning Cross-Chain Atomic Swap Between Bitcoin And Litecoin !

The lightning network has provided a way to expand the utility of digital currency without having to slow down the main chain. A recent update to the lightning network, that is still currently in the [...]