Since the bear market hit the crypto ecosystem head-on, investors exposed to this helter-skelter asset class have been deterred at large. Not only have the value of cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin (BTC), declined drastically, but hype and interest surrounding this market have largely been exhausted. Nevertheless, there remain many libertarian-leaning zealots that will hold on to […]
Blockchain and crypto projects that raised millions of dollars via tokenized crowdfunding means are now lining up to return their capital to their original investors. Because apparently, they were not allowed to raise funds in the first place. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has gone after these startups for reportedly violating existing securities laws. The […]
Crypto Market Recap: 14, December 2018 The crypto markets started dumping again this Friday after almost a week of non-action. As the market moved down, the market capitalization burned $3 Billion and is now seriously closed to falling below $100 Billion. Today’s selloff brought the market capitalization down to $104.9 Billion from yesterday’s $108 Billion […]
Allianz CEO has called on global regulators to outlaw cryptocurrency, contradicting the company’s chief financial advisor, who said Bitcoin would be a good buy under $5,000 earlier this year. ‘You Should Outlaw It’ The Chief Executive of Europe’s biggest asset manager Allianz Global Investors Andreas Utermann expressed his thoughts on the regulation of digital assets, […]
The crypto market may have taken a tumble this year, but that has not diminished interest in the nascent technology. Crypto User Base Booms amid Price Decline According to a report by the Cambridge Center for Alternative Finance, a research center at the University of Cambridge’s Judge Business School, the number of crypto users has […]
Located within the state of Nevada, Las Vegas is among the cities in the world that have widely embraced the cryptocurrency market. Major Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin [BTC], Ripple [XRP}, and many others have so far turned out to be the among the world’s most important innovations. Las Vegas is one of the cities that […]
Opera has announced the public release of its “Web 3-ready” Android web browser featuring an ethereum wallet.
Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, Boerse Stuttgart, is set to launch crypto trading in H1 2019, with ICO token trading coming later.
Overstock’s blockchain arm, Medici Ventures, has big plans for 2019, as the e-commerce giant moves towards a February sale.
Think you’re working hard at making an extra income even while prices are down? If you’re not careful and don’t heed the warnings about port 8545, you may just see all your ETH disappear overnight. According to crypto-jacking and cybersecurity research firm Bad Packets, a mass-scan campaign is active at the moment. Hackers are on […]
Key Points The total crypto market cap broke the key resistance level near $105.00B. EOS price is up around 3%, but it is still trading below the $2.00 resistance. Bitcoin cash price is currently consolidating just below the $100 resistance area. Tron (TRX) remained confined in a tight range above the $0.0130 support. Cardano (ADA) […]
Key Points Bitcoin price failed to break the $3,475 and $3,485 resistance levels and declined against the US Dollar. There was a break below an ascending channel with support at $3,405 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price may continue to move down towards $3,255 or it could […]
FOMO Moments Crypto markets are still in decline; Bitcoin Cash, SV, still dropping, Tezos bounces back. Crypto markets are still on the floor today as there has been no sign of even a minor recovery. The bears have kept the pressure on and prices are still sinking as total market capitalization continues to fall below […]
Another week, another low. Bitcoin’s market has been bleeding relentlessly for weeks and now, after falling 50% in value in just one month, the market has managed to break south of a major bearish consolidation pattern called a bear pennant: Figure 1: BTC-USD, 4-Hour Candles, Bear Pennant Breakout This is a massive bear pennant with […]
Crypto Exchange OKEx Relists Bitcoin ABC Under Original Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Ticker Another major cryptocurrency exchange has announced that they deem recent the recently created Bitcoin ABC to be the true Bitcoin Cash. Hong Kong-based OKEx will relist the digital currency under the original Bitcoin Cash ticker, BCH. The announcement is the latest example of a large trading venue… […]
Max Keiser once again shared his thoughts with Bitcoinist on the latest happenings in France, how Russia may use Bitcoin for its strategic reserves, and why Bitcoin is king while altcoins should be “left to dickheads like Jamie Dimon.” Bitcoinist: What’ have you been up to lately? Anything interesting in the works from Max Keiser? […]
Despite this year’s prolonged cryptocurrency market decline, many mainstream financial institutions and wealth managers have continued to explore how to make this nascent asset class more accessible to their clients. Firms such as Goldman Sachs and Fidelity are building crypto custody products, while exchange giants Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) and Nasdaq are focusing on futures trading. […]
Not Everyone Wants a Bitcoin ETF While many traders eagerly await a potential bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), some of the cryptocurrency’s most passionate advocates are lukewarm at best about the prospect of such an instrument. Twitter is flush with users like crypto entrepreneur Jonathan Hamel posting about how an ETF would bring an “epic” inflow of institutional… […]
Hope, euphoria or panic? What the “Wall Street Cheat Sheet” can tell us about the current state of the bitcoin market.
South Korean crypto exchange Coinone has launched Cross, an app providing cross-border remittances using Ripple’s xCurrent product.
After watching the price of Bitcoin going through its roughest month for seven whole years, many in the space appear to be bracing themselves for a more brutal “crypto winter” than they ever thought possible. One market analyst believes that we could be about to drop further to a new yearly low of $3,000. That […]
Dr. Craig S Wright had claimed on Twitter a few days back to teach people “how to build” Simplified Payment Verification [SPV] system. On December 10, he took to Twitter to say that the SPV system is “being patented”. The tweet stated: Source: Twitter SPV allows users to validate their transactions without having to be […]
Chat logs obtained from a ConsenSys town hall last week reveal a mix of shock and support following the company’s announced layoffs.