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21/10/20 03:00 by Tony Spilotro
Peter Schiff’s Alleged Tax Evading Bank Was Targeted By Bitcoin Ransomware
Peter Schiff is one of Bitcoin’s biggest naysayers. The well-known gold bug recently had his dirty laundry aired out for all to see, as part of an alleged tax evasion case involving his Euro Pac... Read More
04/10/20 22:12 by Nick Chong
Bitcoin Pushes $10,700 as Market Shakes Off BitMEX, President Trump News
The Bitcoin market is shaking off the strong correction to $10,400 last week. The leading cryptocurrency currently trades for $10,700, a few percent above those lows as buyers come in ahead of the leg... Read More
04/10/20 05:00 by Nick Chong
Gold Is Poised to Retake a Crucial Support—and That’s Bullish for Bitcoin
Bitcoin has seen muted price action over the past few days after plunging from the $10,900 weekly highs as a result of negative new regarding BitMEX. Gold may soon be primed to retake a crucial suppor... Read More
22/09/20 23:57 by Erie Maxwell
European Central Bank Says “Stablecoin” Term Is Misleading
As the European Central Bank prepares plans for a digital Euro, they have also issued a warning about the nature of so-called stablecoins.
The ECB released a report that laid out the possibilities... Read More
12/09/20 18:21 by Olivia Brooke
New Draft Law Suggests The European Union Is Set To Regulate Cryptocurrencies
More countries have opened their doors to cryptocurrencies this year than we have seen in the previous years. As the demand for cryptocurrencies continues to soar, countries in Asia and Africa have b... Read More
11/09/20 13:17 by Yashu Gola
A Worrisome Gold Warning Puts Bitcoin At Risk of Plunging; Here’s How
Bitcoin was trading lower ahead of the New York opening bell Friday as the US dollar rebounded despite its prevailing bearish setup.
As of 0649 EST, BTC/USD was changing hands for $10,289, down 0.53 p... Read More
09/09/20 05:00 by Nick Chong
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 repor... Read More
21/07/20 13:00 by Yashu Gola
Bitcoin Signals Bullish Breakout as EU Confirms $2tn Stimulus Package
Bitcoin broke out of a narrow technical range to close above $9,300 this Tuesday.
The jump appeared after the European Union leaders confirmed a €1.8 trillion ($2.06 trillion) stimulus package.
The... Read More
05/06/20 14:00 by Yashu Gola
Bitcoin Targets $20K against Fed and ECB’s Savage QE Policies
Bitcoin bulls eye a $20,000 yearly close against the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank’s expansionary policies.
Dan Morehead, the CEO of Pantera Capital, noted that the bitcoin marke... Read More
04/06/20 13:01 by Yashu Gola
Bitcoin, Stocks Fall as Dollar Rebounds ahead of U.S. Trade Data
Spot bitcoin fell 1.45 percent to $9,501 as of 0900 UTC as the U.S. dollar rebounded from its seven-day plunge.
The cryptocurrency’s downside move surfaced ahead of a fresh U.S. trade and unempl... Read More
02/06/20 09:42 by Guest Author
OKEx Beacon Mentorship and Masterclass Program to Create Employment Opportunities in Crypto Sector
The leading digital asset exchange and cryptocurrency trading platform OKEx has recently announced the launch of its OKEx Beacon Program to nurture talent in the cryptocurrency sector. Focused initial... Read More
16/04/20 09:32 by Guest Author
Back to the Grind: BiboxEurope’s New Move on XRP
As months of work on platform reconstruction is about to conclude, BiboxEurope – the leading fiat-to-crypto exchange – is back to the grind along with its new move with XRP. The last time ... Read More
16/12/19 13:00 by Christine Vasileva
Europeans Trade Bitcoin Futures the Most on BitMEX: Data
In the past month, European business hours became extremely active for bitcoin futures trading on BitMEX futures.
European Traders Pick Up the Slack on BitMEX
New data shows European bitcoin trader... Read More
16/12/19 07:09 by Kevin Helms
German Banks Increasingly Charging Retail Clients Negative Interest Rates
A growing number of banks in Germany are charging retail customers negative interest rates, starting with the very first euro deposited into their accounts. At least three German banks are reportedly ... Read More
15/12/19 04:50 by Lubomir Tassev
European AML Directive Pushes Crypto Startup Bottle Pay Out of Business
Bottle Pay, a cryptocurrency payments provider from the U.K., has announced its decision to cease operations by the end of the year. Despite attracting some serious funding and expanding its user base... Read More
14/12/19 02:00 by Lubomir Tassev
The Country With Europe’s Highest Interest Rate Has Cut It 5 Times This Year
Around half of European countries, over 20, now have 0% interest rates and a few are already in negative territory. Ukraine, which has the highest benchmark interest rate on the continent, has just re... Read More
13/12/19 13:38 by Kevin Helms
Lagarde Sees Demand for Stablecoins, Plans to Put ECB ‘Ahead of the Curve’
At her first press conference as head of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde outlined her plans to lead the ECB “ahead of the curve” in the field of digital currency. &ldquo... Read More
12/12/19 20:24 by Anatol Antonovici
ECB to Set Objectives for Own Digital Currency, Lagarde Suggests
The European Central Bank (ECB) should determine objectives for its digital currency taskforce by mid-2020, ECB President Christine Lagarde said during her first policy meeting.
What’s the Purpose ... Read More
09/12/19 14:35 by Kevin Helms
Regulatory Roundup: Bitcoin Futures Fund Approved, India’s RBI-Backed Digital Currency
In this regulatory roundup, we cover the U.S. SEC approving a bitcoin futures fund, the new IRS tax form targeting crypto owners, and several more steps taken by the U.S. government toward crypto regu... Read More
07/12/19 03:00 by Thomas Delahunty
Central Banks Issuing Digital Currency Could Be a Bluff; Here’s How
Going by recent headlines, it appears as though central banks around the world are planning to or in the process of creating their own digital currencies.
The coins, by their disruptive nature, are bo... Read More
06/12/19 18:40 by Graham Smith
EU Finance Ministers Place Defacto Ban on Libra
Libra’s ongoing organizational snags and run-ins with regulators continue into December, as EU finance ministers agreed Thursday that Libra cannot be launched in the EU until concerns are adequa... Read More
06/12/19 16:14 by Anatol Antonovici
SpaceChain Sends Blockchain to Int’l Space Station
SpaceChain announced Thursday that its blockchain-based hardware wallet tech is about to reach the International Space Station (ISS). The technology is on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, which took off yest... Read More
05/12/19 23:00 by Rick D.
Kraken Tempts “Bitcoiners of Nordea” with Crypto Company Employment Options
One of the the longest running crypto asset exchange platforms has tried to tempt employees at the Nordea bank away from the anti-Bitcoin financial institution. Kraken tagged the Northern European gia... Read More
05/12/19 09:02 by Martin Young
Will Europe Beat China in the Central Bank Crypto Race?
The European Central Bank has been urged to move quickly w.r.t it’s crypto euro launch if it is to gain the edge over other regions (read China).
Crypto Euro Plans Pursued
According to a plan... Read More
04/12/19 13:30 by Kevin Helms
Banks Are Cutting 75,700 Jobs Worldwide
Banks worldwide have announced major job cuts this year. Globally, 75,700 jobs are reportedly being eliminated, with the most recent announcement coming from Italy’s largest bank. Unicredit has ... Read More
04/12/19 09:45 by Lubomir Tassev
European Banks Struggle With Low Interest Rates and Strict Regulations
Banks in Europe have been in a difficult spot lately. A new report reveals that financial institutions across the region faced serious difficulties in the 2018 financial year, and despite all the cost... Read More
04/12/19 09:13 by Christine Vasileva
Crypto Exchange Gemini Eyes European Expansion with New Hire
New York-based crypto exchange Gemini’s European wing Gemini Europe, LLC. has taken on board Julian Sawyer as the Managing Director for the UK and Europe. Gemini, one of the leading cryptocurren... Read More
03/12/19 16:45 by Kai Sedgwick
The Darknet Just Had One of Its Wildest Months Yet
Darknet marketplaces exist on a constant knife edge, never more than an exit scam, LE bust, or DDoS away from going down. Even by their usual frenetic standards, though, November was quite a month for... Read More
03/12/19 12:00 by Christine Vasileva
European Central Bank President Envisions Direct Digital Currency Use
The European Central Bank is exploring the potential for a digital currency, which would allow direct injections of liquidity to consumers, said Christine Lagarde, the bank’s new president.
Digital... Read More
27/11/19 19:30 by Avi Mizrahi
European Crypto Exchange Bitbay Ends Monero Trading due to Anonymity Features
Authorities around the world are trying to stamp out online anonymity in various ways, sacrificing users’ privacy for alleged security. One of these ways is forcing digital asset exchanges to dr... Read More