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Cryptocurrency Elite Gathering at Crypto Fest 2019 in South Africa



Crypto Fest

Bitcoin Events is hosting the first-ever Crypto Festival in Cape Town on 7 September 2019 at Shimmy Beach Club, V&A Waterfront. This is the first event of its kind in South Africa and with the tremendous interest in cryptocurrencies that exist in South Africa, this event is certainly going to provide several insights into why South Africans are investing in, and trading with cryptocurrencies!

What You Can Expect at the Crypto Fest

Bitcoin is now 10 years old and with it has come a plethora of exciting new ways to transact, invest, trade and conduct business. The Crypto Fest 2019 strives to bring cryptocurrencies to life through immersive activities showcasing examples of real-world applications and increased engagement opportunities to make the connections needed to expedite cryptocurrency adoption through controversial crypto debates in the Crypto Battle Arena, live crypto gaming and fun competitions with crypto giveaways. The festival will culminate with a crypto party!

On the Crypto Fest Stage

We are delighted to welcome our confirmed speakers who are recognised as thought leaders in the cryptocurrency industry. 

KHAYA MALONEY is a blockchain design solutions architect and strategic fintech business developer in South Africa. He’s currently the OKEx Country Manager for South Africa Market where he’s in charge of growth development.

MARTIN HARRIS: Trader And Market Analyst At IG

SHANTNU SAXENA, EVP At Huobi MENA. He is considered an innovative and results-driven leader focused on achieving results in highly competitive environments that demand continuous improvement.

MARIUS REITZ, the General Manager for Africa at Luno, a leading global cryptocurrency company with its head office in London. He joined Luno in 2016 and helped the company grow to a diverse team of 300 people across three continents. Marius wholeheartedly shares his company’s philosophy of upgrading the world to a better financial system. 

CLAIRE HALL, MC For Women In Crypto Meetup, Sydney. Once coined a ‘corporate hippy’, Claire Hall is a passionate ‘woman in crypto’ working at a grassroots level to entice other ‘everyday’ women into the world of crypto. Claire is a Corporate Learning Consultant for a large financial institution in Australia where she is working to put blockchain on the agenda.

ABRAHAM CAMBRIDGE, founder and CEO of the Sun Exchange, is a serial energy entrepreneur who establishes businesses and projects that use solar energy to effect socio-economic change. In 2014 he launched Sun Exchange, a global solar micro-leasing marketplace that closes the funding gap for commercial- and community-scale solar projects in emerging markets while streaming monetised sunshine all over the world.

Hotly contested debates and discussions will take place in the Crypto Battle Arena:

Crypto Battle I: Battle of the Coins

The Bitcoin Civil War between BTC, BCH, and BSV is hotter than ever, with existential stakes for different communities of stakeholders. Many different opinions exist in the crypto community on which bitcoin is the true bitcoin: which is the most efficient payment system.

Catch Rocelo Lopes, Warren Gray and Lorien Gamaroff, in this crypto battle ring, with James Preston as the moderator.

Crypto Battle II: Bitcoin vs. Gold

Gold has historically played a central role in economies driven by physical exchange and remains a recognised store of value to this day. What are the investment cases for gold vs the investment cases for bitcoin?

Catch Richard de Souza, Graeme Tennant and Piotr Tylczynsk, in this crypto battle ring, with Grey Jabesi as the moderator.

Crypto Battle III: Libra Coin: What Does it Mean for Crypto?  

It is no more news that Facebook is taking a chunk of its resources and technical know-how to establishing a coin, Libra, offering a “faster, cheaper and more secure” alternative to traditional ways of making payments on the internet. Is Facebook’s entrance into the crypto market the best thing to happen in crypto?

Catch Graeme Tennant, Grey Jabesi, Claire Hall, Marius Reitz, Tshepo Magoma and Prof. Angela Itzikowitz, in this crypto battle ring, with Farzam Ehsani as the moderator.

Read more about our speakers here. The focus of the Crypto Fest is on cryptocurrency investments, trading, and payments. Have a look at the exciting festival programme here.

Sponsors on the Crypto Fest Throne

The Crypto Fest is a global arena for industry leaders to share their breaking news and technologies with a legion of investors, experts, developers, businesses and participants who are using cryptocurrency to redefine the prevailing practice of everyday life.

Premier Sponsors

One of South Africa’s first cryptocurrency exchanges, AltCoinTrader SA, providing cryptocurrency trading in South Africa since 2015.

IG is a world-leading online trading provider, giving you access to opportunities across thousands of financial markets through our intuitive platforms and apps. 

Diamond Sponsor

OKEx is a world-leading digital asset exchange, providing advanced financial services to traders globally by using blockchain technology. OKEx provides hundreds of token and futures trading pairs to help traders to optimise their strategy.

Platinum Sponsors

Huobi provides secure and reliable digital asset trading and asset management services to millions of users in over 130 countries around the world.

Stratum is a technology company that develops blockchain solutions focused on digital currencies. Stratum has developed their Stratum Blue token, a digital token that represents a diversified portfolio of cryptocurrencies.

MineBest is a cryptocurrency mining company, who prides itself as a technologically advanced infrastructure company specialising in cryptographic computing activities.

Gold Sponsors

Luno is South Africa’s oldest cryptocurrency exchange, with over 2 million customers in 40 countries. Luno makes it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies.

YOUNIQX brings products and services for secure digital identity to the spotlight internationally.

Sun Exchange is the world’s first buy-to-lease solar cell marketplace. Through Sun Exchange, anyone, anywhere in the world, can own solar energy-producing cells and build wealth by leasing those cells to businesses and organisations in emerging markets.

Blockchain Africa Conference 2020

We are planning our next event! The Blockchain Africa Conference is in its 6th year and we are expecting 600+ attendees for the conference. The general theme is the use and application of emerging financial technologies, i.e.: Blockchain Technology and cryptocurrencies, beyond the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and how these emerging technologies enable and enhance artificial intelligence and machine learning in enterprise development in the efforts and championing toward financial inclusion.

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About Bitcoin Events

Since inception, Bitcoin Events have cut through the hype and challenged the critics to educate, upskill and drive long-term thinking on the strategic benefits of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology for businesses, governments, citizens, and society.

For more information on the Crypto Fest visit our website at or email us at 

See You at the Crypto Fest 2019 in Cape Town!

Crypto Fest

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Tokentracker Launches BSC Telegram Wallet Bot




Tokentracker just released myBSCbot, a wallet on Telegram that allows you to send and receive BSC tokens easily. It is their goal to do more than help investors control the tokens they invest in. Tokentracker is also making crypto accessible to everyone! As a part of their innovation, they’re bringing you a decentralised wallet on Telegram to encourage mass crypto adoption.

The myBSCbot lives on the Telegram app and allows you to send tokens directly to addresses in or outside Telegram. It eliminates the need to go back to your external wallet apps to make a quick transaction. Anonymity is assured on myBSCbot as your name, tax identification number, or other personal information are not needed to operate your wallet.

Opening your wallet is fast and easy! Just head to, and in 30 seconds, your wallet is ready.

We’re giving out 1,000 TTK to the first 10,000 people that sign up and fill the airdrop form at Hurry, so you don’t miss out.

Benefits Of Using myBSCbot Wallet

1 It is user-friendly: You won’t be asked to go through any technical process to get started. You can sign up at the click of a button and start sending and receiving your cryptocurrencies.

2. It is safe to use: myBSCbot is safe and secure. Their goal is to make the wallet secure and easy to use, even for a 5-year-old.

3. It is easily accessible at no cost: Do you have a smartphone? Of course, you do! Then, you can use myBSCbot— anyone with a working smartphone connected to the internet can use our wallet at no cost—the only fee is a small gas fee paid to miners in BNB.

4. Available at any time: With myBSCbot, you can send and receive cryptocurrencies anytime and everywhere where there is internet coverage. What you need to do is just head to the bot and follow the process.

5. myBSCbot lets you send and receive BNB, TTK, BUSD, and USDT on Telegram, with more tokens coming soon.

PS: Currently, our airdrop program is ongoing, and we are using the opportunity to give 1,000 TTK to the first 10,000 people to sign up for our BSC wallet. Sign up now at, so you don’t miss out.

How To Use myBSCbot?


We have made it super easy to get your wallet, deposit cryptocurrencies, transfer funds, and check your balance. Just follow the steps outlined below.

  1. Go to
  2. Click on “Sign up”, and immediately your account is auto-created, linking your
  3. Telegram username to a unique BSC Address.
  4. Click on “Main menu” to see options to Topup your wallet with TTK, BNB, BUSD or USDT.

To Deposit

  • Click on “Main menu”
  • Select “Finances”
  • Select “Deposit”
  • Select “Currency”
  • Your BSC Address would be generated for you to Deposit to.

To Transfer

  • Click on “Main menu”
  • Select “Finances”
  • Select “Transfer”
  • Select “Currency”
  • Enter “Receiver Address”
  • Enter “Amount to send” and complete the transaction.

To View Balance

  • Click on “Main menu”
  • Select “Finances”
  • Select “Balance”
  • And the balances of your assets would appear.


  • To view the list of available shortcuts, Enter “/help,” and you will find all the features you can use on the myBSCbot.
  • You must hold a minimum of 200,000 TTK to transact with myBSCbot.
  • Our wallet only lets you send and receive BNB, BUSD, TTK, and USDT on the Binance Smart Chain. Other BEP20 tokens are currently not supported. To list your token, visit

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Claim Amazing Prizes As You Bet on Your Favourite Euro 2020 Teams!



Euro 2020

Can you hear the horns and football fans preparing their songs? Can you feel the anticipation and excitement in the air? Euro 2020 is here! The stage is set, the teams are ready. It’s another time to watch some of the world’s best players battle on the pitch to bring glory to their nations.

Don’t miss your chance to cheer for your national team with an unbelievable bargain: 1xBit presents you EUROMANIA 2020, an online lottery where you can win huge prizes in bitcoin as you back your team to win!

Feel the Winning Euphoria

You have the chance not only to watch the team succeed but also to walk away with fantastic cash rewards. 1xBit’s Euromania 2020 features five draws of prizes happening at each of the Euro 2020 stages: group stage, the eighth final, quarterfinal, semifinal, and final.

At each of the five draws, lucky winners will be rewarded with up to 100 mBTC and other amazing prizes. But that’s not all! There will also be the ultimate draw where you can win the star prize of 1 BTC, free bets, and many other fantastic crypto prizes! Amazing, isn’t it?

The promotion runs until the 11th of July 2021 during which the five draws will take place. Then, the ultimate draw for the star prize comes up on the 13th of July.

Grab your lottery tickets right away by betting on EURO 2020 events on 1xBit. The more you bet, the more lottery tickets you get. And as you grab more lottery tickets, you increase your chances of winning a prize!

About 1xBit

1xBit is an online sportsbook and casino site with thousands of betting options. It provides a safe and convenient platform that makes your betting experience thrilling. Here are some things you enjoy when you bet on 1xBit.

  • Welcome bonus: Sign up and make deposits to enjoy a huge welcome package. You can get up to 7 BTC on your first four deposits!
  • Anonymous platform: No need for submission of names, location, or any other personal data. One-click sign-up process!
  • Multicurrency platform: 30+ cryptocurrencies available for you to bet on. You can also switch any coin of your choice whenever you want.
  • Instant payouts: Enjoy fast withdrawal of your funds. There will be no need for processing times or verification of documents.
  • Large selection of betting markets: 40+ sports with all the popular leagues available for you to bet on. You can place both line or live bets with excellent odds.

Hurry now! Bet on Euro, Win in Crypto!

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African Crypto Exchange Quidax Raises Over $3 Million on the Worst Day of Crypto in Less Than 48 hours



Quidax Raises

On what could be tagged as the worst day of crypto this year, African-founded exchange, Quidax, raised over 7,772 BNB from the public sale of its token, QDX. The crypto market suffered its first major dip in 2021 on Thursday, May 19 with Bitcoin dropping as low as $30,000 from highs of $64,000. In spite of this, the public sale of QDX sold out in less than 48 hours.

Recently, Quidax announced that it had processed over $3 billion in transaction volume since its launch in 2018 with over 400,000 customers across more than 70 countries. In the announcement, Quidax also shared a shift from its African-focused strategy to becoming the global home of BEP20 tokens.

Next Steps for Quidax

On Friday, the exchange revealed that $QDX will be listed on its platform and DeFi platform, JulSwap, from Sunday, 23rd May, where anyone will be able to trade QDX.

QuidaxQuidax also unveiled its QDX roadmap that highlights the next developments within the QDX ecosystem. The revelation included the listing of several tokens including BNB, DOGE, and SHIB.

As part of its roadmap, the first major product in the QDX ecosystem, QDX Vault will enable people to stake their QDX tokens and earn token airdrops from every other token that gets listed on the exchange.

Additionally, an airdrop has been scheduled in June for Quidax and JulSwap community members that hold QDX.

The QDX roadmap also indicates the launch of a self-service listing that will go live in August. This unique feature will serve BEP20 projects looking to list their tokens on Quidax exchange within 24 hours.

A Fast-Growing Ecosystem 

The Quidax ecosystem continues to grow with partnerships. One such partnership is with blockchain analytical firm, Chainalysis. Quidax recently revealed that it would be listing Wall Street Games Token (WSG). Wall Street Games is one of the biggest blockchain-based gaming platforms and this development shows the commitment towards building a unique ecosystem.

Apart from its instant exchange & order book services, Quidax enables OTC trading for institutions and gives fintech companies the tools to offer cryptocurrency services to their customers through a dedicated plug-and-play API.

About Quidax

Quidax aims to be the home of BEP20, giving anyone access to tokens on the Binance Smart Chain (BSC), as well as popular cryptocurrencies. Apart from instant exchange services, Quidax enables OTC trading and gives fintech companies the tools to offer cryptocurrency services to their customers through a dedicated API. Quidax was officially launched in 2018 and currently has over 400,000 customers in more than 70 countries.


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