Connect with us
SoftSwiss
Playson

Cryptocurrency

Cloudbet Unveils Betting With Gold in Gaming World First

George Miller

Published

on

Cloudbet Unveils Betting With Gold in Gaming World First
Reading Time: 2 minutes

 

  • Crypto gaming pioneer adds Pax Gold coin to its platform
  • PAXG is Cloudbet’s third stablecoin integration this year

Cloudbet, the pioneering crypto casino and sportsbook, has added Pax Gold to its platform, making history by allowing players to bet online with gold for the first time ever.

The integration of gold betting on a crypto-gaming platform marks a unique milestone in the evolution of tokenisation, whereby a physical asset is made divisible, tradable and easier to exchange through smart contracts and blockchain technology. Each unit of PAXG is a digital asset backed by one fine troy ounce of a gold bar held in custody by the Paxos Trust Company.

“Tokenisation allows individuals to express their spending habits through the assets they choose to hold, rather than having to use currencies to which they hold no philosophical or economic attachments,” a Cloudbet spokesperson said. “In this case, we’re empowering players that want to own gold with the means to place bets with a gold casino or a gold sportsbook.”

New players who deposit PAXG with the operator are eligible for a welcome bonus worth up to 5 units of the gold coin (almost $10,000 at current prices), as well as 100 free spins over two weeks on a gold-themed slot in the Cloudbet casino.

PAXG is Cloudbet’s third major stablecoin betting integration after launching USD Tether and USD Coin, the biggest coins in the stablecoin universe, earlier this year. For crypto gaming, stablecoins have been put forward as a solution for players seeking to protect the value of their cryptocurrency winnings from the extreme price fluctuations experienced by holders of non-stablecoins.

PAXG’s value is tied to the price of gold, while USDT and USDC are fixed on a 1-to-1 basis with the US dollar, meaning the fiat values of winnings in these currencies don’t swing with cryptocurrency market prices. For this reason, stablecoins have been championed as the key to convincing traditional fiat currency audiences to experience the benefits of betting with crypto: Fast transactions, low fees and industry-leading bonuses.

The new coin amplifies what’s on offer at Cloudbet for players seeking the best odds and highest limits for crypto betting from the comfort of their homes or on the go. Founded in 2013, Cloudbet is one of the world’s longest established bitcoin betting operators, with a history of innovation in the crypto-gaming space.

The operator relaunched its site in April to attract a more diverse audience and has introduced a swathe of bold new features including esports, politics betting, easy credit-card coin purchases and the three stablecoins. The site also accepts ethereum and bitcoin cash.

The operator grabbed the attention of industry observers in June with an ambitious English Premier League campaign, under which its sportsbook charged no margin on pre-match bets for all games left in the season. That allowed customers to access the fairest prices — and therefore the highest returns — in the market.

The campaign was an extension of Cloudbet’s long-standing “best odds” campaigns on sports including soccer, basketball and tennis.

Blockchain

Atletico De Madrid and AS Roma Fan Tokens Listed on Paribu.com

George Miller

Published

on

Atletico De Madrid and AS Roma Fan Tokens Listed on Paribu.com
Reading Time: 2 minutes

 

Fintech blockchain company Chiliz have announced the listing of the Atletico de Madrid ($ATM) and AS Roma ($ASR) Fan Tokens on leading Turkish cryptocurrency exchange Paribu.

Fans and crypto enthusiasts will be able to buy $ATM and $ASR Fan Tokens through Paribu, one of the biggest Turkish cryptocurrency exchange platform with 1.5 million users, using Turkish Lira (TL).
$ATM and $ASR join the Fan Tokens for Turkish clubs Galatasaray ($GAL) and Tranzonspor ($TRA) on the platform. The Fan Tokens for Paris Saint Germain ($PSG) and Juventus ($JUV) were listed on Paribu in December of last year.

Fan Tokens are digital assets that allow owners to access benefits on the fan engagement app Socios.com, including voting in club polls, VIP rewards, exclusive promotions, games and chat forums.

A total of 20 sporting organisations have partnered with Socios.com to launch Fan Tokens, including the aforementioned clubs and the likes of FC Barcelona, AC Milan and Istanbul Basaksehir in Turkey. More major clubs are poised to launch Fan Tokens on Socios.com, including many more in Turkey. The total Fan Token market cap currently stands at $200M USD.
Socios.com recently opened a new Turkish office and plan to recruit up to 20 staff to increase their presence in the market significantly.

Yasin Oral, CEO of Paribu said: “Socios.com has done very important work with clubs so far and has ensured the integration of fans with their clubs. With fan tokens, fans can have a say in club decisions and support their teams in this way. This makes sports fans the supporters of tomorrow. Users will now be able to purchase $GAL, $TRA, $JUV and $PSG, as well as $ATM and $ASR in Paribu, and perform their transactions 24/7 without interruption.”

Altug Ozturk, Director of Socios.com Turkey said: “We’re delighted to strengthen our relationship with Paribu by adding two more Fan Tokens from world famous clubs to those already listed on the platform.
“These latest listings will further increase trading opportunities in the growing Fan Token ecosystem on Paribu.”

Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency gambling traffic saw threefold increase in 2020, SoftSwiss shares

George Miller

Published

on

Cryptocurrency gambling traffic saw threefold increase in 2020, SoftSwiss shares
Reading Time: < 1 minute

 

According to the SoftSwiss Game Aggregator 2020 corporate report, “the absolute and relative value of cryptocurrency gambling traffic has increased threefold in 2020, compared to 2019”, said Andrey Starovoitov, COO at SoftSwiss.

Moreover, SoftSwiss Game Aggregator statistics further highlight that cryptocurrency is currently actively used by the whole world, with increasing interest in Canada, Russia, and Latin America.

The SoftSwiss Game Aggregator supports several of the most popular cryptocurrencies, but the undoubted leader was and still is bitcoin with a dominating 90%, and other cryptocurrencies (ETH, LTC in second and third place respectively) holding the remaining 10%.

Finally, the report concludes that the rapidly growing popularity of cryptocurrency as a means of payment leads to a rising interest in crypto gambling, a marketplace previously dominated by fiat. “Bitcoin is no longer exotic. In the coming years, we expect to see even more gaming studios supporting cryptocurrencies in their games, as well as casino operators integrating new crypto payment methods for their players”, adds Andrey Starovoitov.

The SoftSwiss Game Aggregator partners with over 70 game studios globally, providing more than 10,000 different games, 3,000 of which support crypto in-game. This extensive portfolio can be added to any gaming software platform through simple API integration. Furthermore, the solution has a unique customer service model, providing ongoing technical support, as well as a personal account manager with SoftSwiss.

Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency

Ultimate Preparation Guide On How To Trade Digital Currencies: 4 Verified Must-Do Steps

George Miller

Published

on

Ultimate Preparation Guide On How To Trade Digital Currencies: 4 Verified Must-Do Steps
Reading Time: 2 minutes

 

Trading digital currencies are the new talk of the town, and it is quickly ruling the world of virtual investments. But with “cryptocurrency” itself a relatively new concept, here are must-do steps you are to take for a higher chance of trading-success. 

4 Tips Before You Start Trading Cryptocurrency

  1. Profit Targets And Stop Losses 

The world is witness to how cryptocurrency is leaping off of books, and up towards true financial gain. Although digital currencies are essentially unaffected by economic movement, the most recent global catastrophe (yes, COVID-19) has shown everyone that non-fiat currency is what can move forward almost without fail. 

So, the first thing you should do in your digital currency trading journey is to map out what your profit targets are. You can set your own personal “minimum” in which to price your digi-coins. In other words, set a price on said coins. 

At the same time, affix your stop losses as well. Stop losses are a determined minimum profit. The moment you hit this amount, you stop trading. Even if it seems as though the demand is high and traders are willing to bid higher, don’t. 

Create this “trading” habit. Remember that there is no “trend” in cryptocurrency. What might seem like a profit boom can easily slump back down in a second. Always hang on to your profit targets and stop losses. 

 

  1. Understand Volatility And Underlying Assets

The fact is that digital currencies are volatile. This is no secret, and this is, in fact, a variable which pro traders fully understand. 

It is a risk crypto-investors take. Then again, what investment doesn’t involve risk? Trading with fiat-currency-backed assets has its own volatilities, too. Only, it is a bit different, when speaking of digi-coins. As mentioned earlier, its market is near-impossible to predict. 

Because of this, having close targets is the safest bet to take. Either that or tell yourself not trade at all. At least, not at the moment. 

 

  1. Low Price Doesn’t Mean Green Light 

Go back to step number 1. Let your profit targets and stop losses be your anchor especially when your preferred digital coins suddenly plunge to low prices. Sudden low prices shouldn’t move you to just-as-suddenly invest all you have in them. 

Try observing this formula: Current Market Price x Total Number of Outstanding Shares. It isn’t merely about the price of a coin. And it is a rookie mistake you shouldn’t have to go through, now that you are being wise about your investing. 

Instead, look at the market cap. The higher it is, the more ideal it will be for you to invest. 

 

  1. Sell Order Placement 

This is a tip many are either unaware of or ignore. Sell order placement. Markdown a realistic sell order amount and keep it unmoving at that. Let this be your revenue target. For the time being, let it stay steady. You might just be surprised that a few buyers may want to meet your set price. 

Even better, sell orders are coupled with economical transaction fees as they are deemed as “markers”. 

 

Continue Reading
Advertisement
NSoft
Advertisement
EvoPlay Entertainment
Advertisement
Kasyno Online na HEX Polska

Subscribe to our News via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to our news and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Trending

Notice for AdBlock users

We are constantly showing banners about important news regarding events and product launches. Please turn AdBlock off in order to see these areas.