Crypto

YFI Worst Hit by Ongoing Crypto Market Meltdown; Could It Recover?

YFI has been among the worst-hit tokens in an ongoing meltdown that has wiped $65 billion from the cryptocurrency market. As of 1223 GMT Tuesday, YFI/USD was trading about 47 percent lower from its all-time high at $44,003. The pair’s downside correction followed a major rally that brought it up by more than 2,500 percent […]

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EU to see comprehensive crypto regulation by 2024

Crypto continues its trek into the mainstream. The European Union, or EU, plans to incorporate crypto and blockchain technology into its main processes by 2024.  Over the next four years, the economic union aims to firm up fresh regulations that will promote blockchain and digital asset usage for international money transfers, according to details from internal documents […]

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Crypto Long & Short: How Bitcoin Correlations Drive the Narrative

Noelle Acheson dives into the role of correlation in bitcoin’s narrative and what investor activism coming to crypto could mean for the industry.

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This European Crypto Exchange Was Just Hacked for $5 Million

In the first crypto exchange hack of this bull market, a European crypto exchange was hacked for around $5 million. Only the exchange’s “hot” wallets were compromised per their report. A hot wallet is a cryptocurrency wallet connected to the Internet. For exchange, hot wallets are often used to enable fast withdrawal of one’s holdings, […]

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Seoul Conducts Second Raid on Crypto Exchange Bithumb

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Crypto Exchange Volumes Show Investors are Flooding into the Market

Throughout August, the crypto markets witnessed some turbulence. While Bitcoin was primarily stable between $11,000 and $12,000, smaller altcoins saw immense volatility, with the growth of the DeFi industry leading many to see parabolic momentum. Ethereum played a large role in this, as the demand for the blockchain’s network had a ripple effect that positively […]

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Bitcoin’s plunge, Twitter hack revelation, Pornhub accepts crypto: Hodler’s Digest, Aug. 31–Sept. 6

The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — one week on Cointelegraph in one link! Coming every Sunday, Hodlers Digest tracks every important crypto news story from the previous week. Essential reading for all Hodlers!   Top Stories This Week   Three reasons why Bitcoin suddenly dipped […]

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IOST to Get Listed on Leading Japanese Crypto Exchange CoinCheck

IOST — the native coin of the high throughput, enterprise-scale, and DeFi-focused IOST blockchain, will be listed on the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, CoinCheck, on September 8. This, according to a press release on Sep 1. The development follows the approval from the country’s main regulatory body, the Financial Service Agency (FSA), and the Trading platforms supervision […]

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Barstool’s Dave Portnoy Is Preparing to Re-Enter the Bitcoin & Crypto Market

Dave Portnoy has been dabbling in the crypto and Bitcoin market for a few weeks now. After being reintroduced to the cryptocurrency market by Twitter, the Barstool Sports founder and celebrity day trader has been frequenting Crypto Twitter. It reached a point where he was introduced to the Winklevoss Twins, who co-founded the Gemini crypto […]

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VC-Backed Crypto Exchange Mexo Launches in Latin America

Mexo, a cryptocurrency exchange designed for the Latin American user, launched on Thursday.

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INX Crypto Exchange to Launch $117M IPO Next Week

INX Ltd. said it will launch its long-awaited landmark IPO as soon as Monday, capping a nearly two-year journey for the startup cryptocurrency and security token exchange.

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Blockchain Phones and Bitcoin Watches: Revisiting the Crypto Tech Hype

Blockchain smartphones and crypto-storing watches: Which innovative devices have actually gone from concept to reality? Talk of cryptocurrency and blockchain-powered gadgets inevitably spiked alongside the hype for token prices. But looking back, have they delivered any meaningful changes to users, or are they just another result of the hype synonymous with the space?  The surge […]

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Crypto Tidbits: MicroStrategy’s $250m Bitcoin Purchase, Ethereum DeFi Boom, BitMEX KYC

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It’s been another volatile week for the Bitcoin market. In the past seven days, the leading cryptocurrency has traded at both $11,100 and $12,000, whipsawing between the levels as the price enters a consolidation. Ethereum, on the other hand, has been surging higher; ETH now trades for $440 as […]

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Altcoins Outperform Bitcoin In Shocking Crypto Market Resurgence

Bitcoin Pauses To Build Momentum For Massive Bull Breakout Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more The adverse economic events of the year have revealed the global economy’s susceptibility to natural disasters. The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have also divulged that a stock market in the dumps is bad for investors that trade […]

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This Potato-Themed DeFi Protocol is Sending Shockwaves Throughout the Crypto Market

Crypto Twitter has been captivated by a newly launched protocol called YAM that is structurally similar to Ampleforth – in terms of its regular rebasing – with the same “meme potential” as other popular DeFi tokens like YFI. YAM – which is somewhat experimental – has gone viral on social media, with prominent industry figures […]

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XRP Fractal Evokes Flashback of Crypto Bubble Bitcoin Outperformance

XRP over the last month had some of the strongest week over week performance in the space. The third-ranked altcoin rallied by as much as 45% in one week, outperforming the rest of the entire crypto market. The asset often referred to as Ripple beating all other altcoins is the perfect underdog story after spending […]

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Indian Lawmakers Reportedly Discussing Bitcoin, Crypto Ban — Again

Indian policymakers are discussing a new law to permanently ban the trade of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the nation, reported Moneycontrol on Tuesday. Ban Bitcoin, Once Again The Indian cryptocurrency market cannot seem to catch a break. Its government has gone back-and-forth on cryptocurrencies at least five times yet, and it does not seem […]

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How Financial Information eXchange Can FIX the Crypto Market

Although crypto is undoubtedly innovative in nature, the majority of crypto exchanges are dragging behind, unable to fully realize the great possibilities of modern trading protocols. Many crypto exchanges are run digitally, yet are not all using the right protocols, causing systems and platforms to lag, offering slower fill times, higher latency, and more bottlenecks. […]

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Bitcoin Just Broke $12,000, As Bulls Take Over Crypto Market

Bitcoin is up over 5% and it surged above the $11,500 resistance zone against the US Dollar. BTC touched the $12,000 market and it seems like the bulls are taking over the crypto market. Bitcoin is gaining bullish momentum and it broke the $11,500 resistance zone. The price even traded above the $11,800 level and […]

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Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Explodes Past $11k, Ethereum 2.0 Nears, Cardano’s Shelley Launches

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It’s been an explosive week for the Bitcoin and crypto market, to say the very least. Bitcoin surged from under $10,000 to as high as $11,500 this week. Over the past seven days, the asset has gained approximately 20% — the best weekly performance in many months. Chart of […]

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As Crypto Rips Higher, the US SEC Is Warning of ICO Scams Yet Again

It’s been an explosive past few weeks for the crypto market. While much focus has been put on Bitcoin and Ethereum, altcoins have also performed extremely well, with some rallying hundreds of percent or thousands of percent in literal days. Although much of this growth has been through legitimate projects, the U.S. Securities and Exchange […]

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Crypto Price Analysis July 29: Bitcoin Rose Above $11,000

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Crypto derivatives exchange FTX introduces zero-confirmation transfers via Fireblocks

Fireblocks, a digital asset security and asset transfer platform, announced today the official launch of its Deposit Acceleration Program to partner with top global exchanges on providing the fastest on-chain settlement times for the crypto buy-side. FTX, an exchange that offers crypto derivatives, options, volatility products, and leveraged tokens, is the first to join the Deposit Acceleration […]

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