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City in Brazil to Accept Bitcoin for Public Transportation

Brazil’s fifth-largest city by population is taking a major step for bitcoin adoption. On July 25, 2019, local news outlet outlet O Povo confirmed that Fortaleza, the beachfront capital city of Ceará, could support bitcoin payment for bus riding by the end of the year. The outlet notes that the Ceará State Co-operative Autonomous Passenger […]

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Survey: Just Four Percent of US Public Favour Bitcoin or Other Crypto Assets as a 10+ Year Investment

According to a survey produced by financial services firm BankRate, Bitcoin and crypto do not represent a popular choice of investment vehicle for a decade or more amongst the US public. The findings show that just four percent of respondents preferred digital currencies over other more traditional investments. Beating Bitcoin, crypto assets, and everything else […]

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California Public Accountants Seek Clarity on Cryptocurrency Holdings

CalCPA has urged the FASB to initiate a project for accounting cryptocurrencies. The California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) is seeking clarity on cryptocurrency holdings from the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), according to a recent letter obtained by Cointelegraph. In the letter, CalCPA stated that accounting for digital currencies is not adequately captured […]

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Binance Research: ‘Non-Crypto Public’ is Now Getting Into Bitcoin

Institutional demand for crypto assets is decisively starting to affect the crypto space. Bitcoin remains the “bellwether” of the industry, while data showing that the crypto market has already bottomed out is becoming more explicit, according to Binance Research. Institutional Appetite For Crypto Is Skyrocketing The crypto industry will continue to gain momentum over 2019, […]

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Public Perceptions of the Bitcoin Spot Market Are Wrong, Says Bitwise

Today’s bitcoin spot market is “significantly” smaller and more efficient than is generally perceived, argues a Bitwise Asset Management paper.

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Grayscale Ethereum Trust (ETHE) approved for public quotation

CryptoNinjas Grayscale, a digital asset investment company, today announced that it has received FINRA approval for the public quotation of eligible shares of Grayscale Ethereum Trust. Launched in 2017, Grayscale Ethereum Trust enables investors to gain exposure to the price movement of Ethereum… Grayscale Ethereum Trust (ETHE) approved for public quotation

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Tokenized Securities Exchange Currency.com Launches to the Public

Belarus-based exchange Currency.com has left beta mode to offer trading and investment in 1,000 tokenized securities.

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Bitcoin [BTC]: Public views Bitcoin less as a store of value and more as a ‘get rich quick’ scheme

Bitcoin [BTC] is undoubtedly the anchor of the overarching cryptocurrency market, holding over 50 percent dominance, hence it bears no surprise that when the market surges, Bitcoin is among the highest gainers. The general public seems to echo this belief, flocking to the market only after a price rise has shown its first inkling. Data […]

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Artificial Intelligence Startup PowerBrain.Shop® Launches Token based Crowdfunding Public ICO

Next-generation Artificial Intelligence Startup PowerBrain.Shop® announced its new AIPBS token release on Ethereum Blockchain to be traded by investors on the open market Eindhoven, April 15, 2019 /PowerBrainShop/ — PowerBrain.Shop®, the Artificial Intelligence software Startup company founded by Samuel T. Stähle and Christian Kramer, today announced it has joined forces with distinguished software industry leaders […]

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Ukraine’s Capital Kiev May Soon Accept Bitcoin for Public Transport

Authorities at the Kiev City State Administration (KCSA) are reportedly re-examining the merits of adopting Bitcoin (BTC) payments in the city’s public transport system. The move is part of efforts to upgrade Kiev’s public transport infrastructure to meet up with the standards seen in other major cities across the globe. Accepting Bitcoin on Kiev’s Public […]

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Zipmex Exchange Partners with AEC Securities Public Company with the Support of Former Chairman of Stock Exchange Thailand to Launch in South East Asia

Coinspeaker Zipmex Exchange Partners with AEC Securities Public Company with the Support of Former Chairman of Stock Exchange Thailand to Launch in South East Asia Zipmex has partnered with AEC Securities, a public listed trading and brokerage firm. Zipmex Exchange Partners with AEC Securities Public Company with the Support of Former Chairman of Stock Exchange […]

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Canadian Police Asks for Public Assistance to Identify Bitcoin Fraudsters

The Calgary Police Service Cybercrime Team has asked the public to assist in the identification of four individuals allegedly involved in multiple fraudulent Bitcoin transactions. Canadian police are seeking information on individuals alleged to be involved in defrauding Bitcoin (BTC) ATMs (BTMs), according to an announcement published by the Toronto Police Service on March 13. […]

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STO Issuers Would Likely Need to Register as Public Companies Under the Securities Exchange Act

CoinSpeaker STO Issuers Would Likely Need to Register as Public Companies Under the Securities Exchange Act Here’s a look into the growing popularity of Security Tokens and the regulatory path for the token issuers lying ahead. STO Issuers Would Likely Need to Register as Public Companies Under the Securities Exchange Act Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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First US Public Pensions Invest in $40M Cryptocurrency Fund

A brace of public pension funds is backing a $40 million venture-capital fund established by Morgan Creek Digital which focuses on cryptocurrency investments. This development marks the first ever involvement of U.S. pension funds in the virtual currency investment space. Pension Funds Anchor $40M Cryptocurrency Investment Morgan Creek Digital announced on Tuesday (February 12, 2019) […]

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Binance’s Decentralized Exchange Is About to Launch for Public Testing

Binance’s Decentralized Exchange Is About to Launch for Public Testing Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by adjusted trading volume, is about to release its decentralized exchange, Binance DEX, for public testing. The firm’s CEO Changpeng Zhao tweeted Tuesday that the firm is targeting a date of Feb. 20 for the public testnet release of Binance Chain… […]

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Report: Reverse Merger Could Take Bithumb Crypto Exchange Public in the U.S.

A Singapore-based firm with a controlling stake in major crypto exchange Bithumb could reportedly take the exchange public in the U.S. via a so-called reverse merger. Singapore-based holding firm Blockchain Exchange Alliance, which has a controlling stake in major crypto exchange Bithumb, is looking to list in the United States by acquiring a publicly traded […]

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Amazon Dethrones Microsoft as the World’s Largest Public Company by Market Value

CoinSpeaker Amazon Dethrones Microsoft as the World’s Largest Public Company by Market Value The list of world’s most valuable companies has been rearranged as the retail giant Amason firmly overcame Microsoft in a race for industry dominance. Amazon Dethrones Microsoft as the World’s Largest Public Company by Market Value Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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Bitcoin SV Reveals New Logo ‘Rebirth of Original Bitcoin’, Already Mocked by Public

CoinSpeaker Bitcoin SV Reveals New Logo ‘Rebirth of Original Bitcoin’, Already Mocked by Public As Bitcoin celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Bitcoin genesis block, bComm (Bitcoin Commerce) Association revealed an updated logo for Bitcoin SV (BSV). This new logo was to mark Bitcoin SV, as a rebirth of Bitcoin. Bitcoin SV Reveals New Logo […]

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Israel’s Central Bank Seeks Public Input in Crypto Regulation Initiative

The central bank of Israel and various other government agencies are seeking input from the public regarding the regulation of virtual assets. According to a statement released by the Bank of Israel, there is a need to monitor developments in the digital assets space and understand their implications on financial stability, economic activity and on […]

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Canadian Police Warn Public About Emerging Bitcoin Scams

Canadian police have warned the public about getting caught up in Bitcoin scams and to exercise some caution when investing their money in cryptocurrency. It has been an interesting year for crypto scams and controversies with some of the most famous names in the world such as Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled getting caught up […]

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Bitcoin Public Full Node Count Surpasses 10,000

New data released by Coin Dance this week shows that the number of bitcoin public nodes made a significant jump. The reported 10,094 public nodes places the total number back over 10,000 for the first time since March. Hard Core Around 95 percent of the nodes are running Bitcoin Core, a proportion which has remained steady […]

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The SEC Stops Accepting Public Comments on Bitcoin ETFs, Takes Time to Make Decision

The SEC Stops Accepting Public Comments on Bitcoin ETFs, Takes Time to Make Decision On November 5, 2018, part of crypto community was expecting to hear an official decision from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding nine Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The statement never came, however, as November 5 was in fact… […]

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Invest in Gold and Crypto Petro, Venezuela’s President Tells Public in Fresh TV Plug

Petro should form an investment priority for Venezuelans, the country’s president has said. The president of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro called on workers to save in gold and state-run cryptocurrency Petro during a salary shake-up he announced Thursday, October 18, local news portal Noticiero Digital reports. In a television broadcast, Maduro said that “in the coming […]

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