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Why isn’t Tron (TRX) price picking-up despite notable 2018 attainments?




Who knew that Tron could have an unexpected price decline right when it was becoming known for the achievements one could only ask for? This is a million dollar question for any enthusiast who is continuously tracking the accomplishments that the firm had in recent times.

In the last 24 hours, indeed, the market has been a little kind to many cryptocurrencies concerning their price index, which was not the case for them the day before when they had a short-term dip in their prices, including Bitcoin which the compass of the digital market.

Alongside the rest, Tron (TRX) has not been left out, like other major currencies it also faced decline to some extent even though the users have been anticipated high expectations for the price surge because of its invaluable successes throughout the year.

The closing days of October proved to be quite incomprehensible for the Tron lovers, as we know the fact that the company has had major accomplishments during the month, but it didn’t really help TRX regarding price, but instead, it lost its price up to 14%.

This digital currency has been declining in price for a while now. Recently the company has made progress concerning its TVM making it a leader complementing dApps and smart contracts to elevate the price index and to make the digital currency stable in the market. The move of the company led by Justin Sun, the founder, made Tron overtake EThereum in its daily transaction size in the market at a certain point.

Tron (TRX) Price Slump

Bitcoin is termed as the leader in crypto-market, and its value movements usually lead observers to identify the upcoming pattern for other Altcoins concerning their prices index. Tron is not an exception to that pattern (at least as of now) as it also has been struggling alongside the market.

Till yesterday, Tron has faced a set back against the US dollar (the cryptocurrency stands in green at the press time). TRX status and patterns suggest that the digital currency might take long to bounce back to its all-time high. In reality, as like all other altcoins, Tron would have to rely on the positive price of Bitcoin heavily. But with no signs of any substantial gains in the market recently, the situation might not materialize for some time as seen considering the above statistics.

Hope and potential are always there for the Sun-led crypto, as they have had a few significant developments recently which are working well in its favor. It got listed on AltcoinTrader just recently, which is a growing exchange in South Africa.

Additionally, a recent report revealed that Tron’s massive technological progress within the year is creating a lot of encouraging information in the market.

The Tron virtual machine, used in the development of dApps is still being optimized, which more likely will lead to an even more efficient system when the optimization concludes. All this are good news as the evolution of the virtual machine is still under development. A couple of games are also being developed on Tron smart contracts.

Consequently, with the high expectations of dApps users in the market, Tron makes the development applications on the same platform as spending money with other platforms. The virtual machine is just expectations of the users, but the real dApps is yet to be seen to fulfill the user’s expectations.

In conclusion, it seems that despite the accountable achievements of Tron in 2018 so far, the price is yet to be appreciated because the whole market has been in bear-hug. Now, as more and more exchanges keep adding TRX (JOYSO did that just yesterday) and its network keeps expanding (remember developers are turning to it in bulk), the price might capture positive effects.

Still, as the crypto is pledged to Bitcoin on all of the exchanges (almost), it won’t go up until the crypto-king gets on the bull. It is still early to judge if that is actually the case, but one thing is for sure, this month might be the turning point not only for Tron but the whole cryptocurrency market.

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Smart MFG Tech Announces its First Liquidity Mining Rewards Program on LINKSWAP



Manufacturing Industry 4.0 company Smart MFG Tech has announced that it is launching its MFG Liquidity Mining Rewards on LINKSWAP today.  LINKSWAP is a decentralized, community-governed Decentralized Exchange (DEX) and an AMM platform, which was created by YF Link (YFL). The team at YF Link says it aims to address “the pain points of second-generation AMMs” by offering such features as Reduced Impermanent Loss, RugLock, SlipLock that are not offered by other platforms.

Smart MFG Tech has said that the first integration of the MFG liquidity mining rewards will use the LINKSWAP LP (Liquidity Provider) Rewards service. It will allow LPs to deposit their LP token(s) (UNI-V2) to the participating rewards pool (ETH|MFG) and earn MFG rewards seamlessly.  Smart MFG said it will continue to work with the YF Link team to provide support for other pairs and expand services.

LINKSWAP’s Rewards is a liquidity mining service that enables LPs to earn rewards for providing liquidity in a participating pool. YF Link has implemented a custom frontend solution for Smart MFG LP rewards pool on LINKSWAP.  This will allow LPs to add liquidity to Smart MFG’s existing ETH|MFG pool on UniSwap v2 and deposit their LP token(s) (UNI-V2) to their LINKSWAP rewards pool (ETH|MFG).

Smart MFG explained how the rewards can be earned:

“LPs get a share of the transaction fees on Uniswap v2. This is calculated by how much liquidity is provided relative to the percentage…

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Building Your Nest Egg Brick By Brick: Are Micro-Investments Here to Stay?



No matter what our goals are, sometimes just getting started can be the most difficult part of building our savings up. When it comes to investing, many of us are wary of parting with our money to generate more financial security in the future. But what if you can build significant savings without even noticing?

That’s the aim of the micro-investing apps that have come to dominate online stores across Android and iOS. Today, more fintech startups are working on delivering refined solutions that encourage minuscule investments at a more frequent rate. 

Micro-Investing apps will look to make saving more accessible to young people – many of whom in the UK have little-to-no money tucked away for a rainy day. 

However, the prevalence of money-saving technology and the disruptive chaos of the COVID-19 pandemic appears to have prompted a widespread increase in households saving more of their disposable income:

With micro-investing platforms playing a role in bringing UK household savings back up to five-year highs, is it fair to say that little-by-little investing is here to stay? Let’s take a look at how micro-investment platforms could revolutionise how we manage our finances:

What is Micro-Investing

Micro-investing, or sparse change investing, is a relatively new development in fintech. It effectively enables users to put away small amounts of money towards their long, or short, term goals. The idea…

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Decentralized Insurance Platform Bridge Mutual to Launch BMI Token on Polkastarter



Bridge Mutual, a decentralized platform that allows users to insure stablecoins, has announced that its native BMI token will be launched on Polkastarter tomorrow, January 30.  The Polkadot’s decentralized exchange will host an Initial DEX Offering (IDO) for Bridge Mutual.  

“Even the most sophisticated digital asset investors are at risk of losing their funds through various malicious and negligent activities in the blockchain ecosystem. With Bridge Mutual, we believe it doesn’t have to be this way. Using Bridge, people can control the risk exposure of their digital asset investments, just as they do with real-world assets. The Bridge Mutual platform allows people to offer and purchase coverage in a decentralized p2p way. We’re excited kickstart the launch of the BMI ecosystem with a launch on Polkastarter and creating a better way of protecting digital assets for users all over the globe,” Bridge Mutual CEO Mike Miglio said in a statement. 

Bridge Mutual allows users to buy and sell insurance for smart contracts, stablecoins and crypto exchanges, peer-to-peer. Users can purchase insurance via the Bridge Mutual app and then file a claim if their digital assets are lost after a hack. “When users lock stablecoins in Bridge Mutual’s coverage pools, those funds are reinvested into popular (and safe) yield generating platforms that return yields to coverage providers. When a claim is approved, stablecoins from the coverage pool goes…

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