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17/12/19 01:30 by Jamie Redman
Ciphertrace Says Banks Unknowingly Process $2 Billion in Crypto per Year
According to the blockchain analysis firm Ciphertrace, major U.S. banks process roughly $2 billion in digital currency transactions that go undetected every year. Ciphertrace disclosed a slew of finan... Read More
16/12/19 19:54 by Christine Vasileva
Bitcoin Transactions on the Decline Since June This Year
The level of Bitcoin on-chain activity has declined since June, sliding just as market prices sank from their yearly peak. Transactions also saw a spike in October when BTC touched $10,000 again brief... Read More
16/12/19 07:24 by Livine Sanchez
Looking At 2020 – Top Three Up-and-Coming Exchanges
At this point in the evolution of cryptocurrency, the markets are showing every sign of maturing. Regulation is emerging in major hubs such as Switzerland, with blockchain becoming enshrined into law... Read More
14/12/19 06:00 by Martin Young
How Crypto is Evolving into a Trustless Banking System With DeFi and Dai
The primary pull of decentralized crypto assets is financial freedom from the flawed banking system. Bitcoin is one step but without greater adoption it is still just a speculative vehicle. DeFi and d... Read More
13/12/19 18:05 by Guest Author
Why Choosing the Right Cryptocurrency Exchange Is More Important Than Ever
When it comes to choosing a cryptocurrency exchange, the vast majority of both budding and experienced traders alike tend to settle for the first option. This, however, is rarely the best choice.
In t... Read More
13/12/19 06:00 by Martin Young
Ethereum Based DeFi Forecast to Hit $5 Billion in 2020
The future of finance is evolving and Ethereum based DeFi is at the forefront of it. This year has seen explosive growth in decentralized finance despite bearish crypto asset performance. 2020 is set ... Read More
12/12/19 12:00 by Emilio Janus
Bitcoin Volume Reporting Nightmare, Who Can We Trust?
One of the biggest mysteries in the Bitcoin world, aside from the real identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, is how much of it is being bought and sold on exchanges each day. As pointed out in first raised by... Read More
11/12/19 15:10 by Kevin Helms
Denmark’s Tax Authority Sends Warning Letters to 20,000 Crypto Owners
The tax authority of Denmark has reportedly sent out warning letters to 20,000 crypto owners asking them to amend their tax returns, pay taxes on crypto gains, or face penalties. The tax agency is dem... Read More
10/12/19 12:30 by Martin Young
Why Crypto Exchanges Should Lower Their Fees and Profit Margins
The crypto industry has yet to evolve from exchanges which are nothing more than digital banks in reality. A couple are taking bold moves to slash their fees but how many others will follow and how wi... Read More
09/12/19 18:53 by Thomas Delahunty
Kraken Adds GBP Support for U.K.; What This Means for Crypto Market
Crypto asset exchange Kraken has added two new options for GBP deposits and withdrawals in attempts to speed up the exchange of funds for users.
Related Reading: Bitcoin’s Chart Looks Eerily Simila... Read More
09/12/19 17:35 by Kevin Helms
IRS Now Requires Tax Filers to Disclose Crypto Activities
The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has finalized and put in use a new tax form that requires crypto owners to declare whether they received, bought, sold, exchanged, or acquired any cryptocurrenc... Read More
08/12/19 15:21 by Christine Vasileva
Korean Government to Tax Crypto Capital Gains from 2020
The Korean government is preparing legal tools to tax capital gains from the sale of crypto assets. Specialized legislation to target digital asset deals is expected to arrive from the tax season for ... Read More
08/12/19 14:14 by Mr Oak
XRP and Bitcoin Make Up 85% Of Exchange Holding In Japan – Big Surge Imminent?
Japan, has been a major factor, for Asian dominance in the cryptocurrency world. Cryptocurrency in Japan seems to have evolved massively and the country looks set to overcome all the negatives of dig... Read More
07/12/19 21:24 by Christine Vasileva
Ethereum Istanbul Update: Less Than 4 Hours Left, What’s Happening
The long-awaited Ethereum Istanbul hard fork will take place at 12 AM GMT on December 8. Once again, most ETH nodes are waiting until the last moment to upgrade.
Ethereum Nodes Wait to Upgrade Until ... Read More
06/12/19 13:00 by Kai Sedgwick
Venture Capitalists Have Invested Over $200M in Stablecoins
Does the world need more stablecoins? Yes according to VCs, who have thrown hundreds of millions of dollars at projects developing stable or low volatility digital assets. The $45 million committed in... Read More
05/12/19 05:30 by Kai Sedgwick
Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Fighting to Escape Binance’s Shadow
It’s impossible to assess the cryptocurrency landscape without considering Binance. It looms large over the industry, dictating trends, soaking up liquidity, and compelling new exchanges to figh... Read More
04/12/19 06:45 by Kevin Helms
Japan Now Has 21 Approved Crypto Exchanges
Japan’s top financial regulator has approved the remaining crypto exchange that was in business prior to the regulation of the crypto industry. Exchanges in this category were allowed to continu... Read More
03/12/19 23:55 by Jamie Redman
New List Claims 1.9 Million Bitcoin Held by Centralized Exchanges
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts have been discussing a newly developed exchange ranking developed by the crypto portfolio and trading bot startup Bituniverse. According to a leaked screenshot of Bitunivers... Read More
03/12/19 17:00 by Christine Vasileva
Huobi, OKEx Avoid Being ‘Iced Out’ by Chinese Government
China favors some crypto exchanges before others, with Huobi rising as one of the favorites. Recent analysis of the Chinese crackdown against the crypto sector showed that not all companies were neces... Read More
03/12/19 16:38 by Jide Idowu
Bitfinex Launches Bitcoin Lightning Network Support – Huge Step For Lightning Adoption?
Some excitement broke out after a crypto investor and enthusiast named Felipe on Twitter announced that one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges in the industry was implementing the Lightning... Read More
03/12/19 12:30 by Ali Raza
Crypto Merger and Acquisition Activity Totals $4 Billion Since 2013
TokenData decided to analyze merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the crypto industry, and it discovered over 350 deals worth over $4 billion in the last seven years.
The cryptocurrency indus... Read More
02/12/19 19:49 by Tolu
Coinbase Holds Over $7 Billion Worth Of Bitcoin In Its Cold Wallet – Huge Centralisation Risk?
A recent post from the Bitcoin subreddit has pointed out a shocking revelation about how much Bitcoin (BTC) some of the world’s biggest exchanges currently hold in cold wallets. The post which incl... Read More
02/12/19 14:40 by Kevin Helms
Regulatory Roundup: Germany to Let Banks Sell and Store Crypto, Laws Changing in Asia
Some major regulatory developments in the crypto space have transpired this week. Not only has Germany passed a bill allowing banks to sell and store cryptocurrencies, but South Korea and Thailand are... Read More
02/12/19 12:00 by Osato Avan-Nomayo
Recipe for Disaster: Major Bitcoin Exchanges Hold 1.9M BTC
With eight major bitcoin exchanges reportedly holding more than 1.925 million BTC (about $14 billion), crypto investor and entrepreneur, Trace Mayer, highlights the dangers of such massive hoards.
C... Read More
02/12/19 11:29 by Christine Vasileva
CryptoBridge Exchange Closes Down, Hints at Relaunch
The CryptoBridge exchange, aiming to offer multiple altcoin projects through decentralized trading, is closing down. The exchange still has hold of some customer deposits, and will release the digital... Read More
02/12/19 06:45 by Martin Young
What the Potential Loss of Millions of Dollars From Crypto Exchange Shows About the Industry
This year has had more than its fair share of scandals involving crypto exchanges and their shady owners. It seems that they are not finished yet as reports are emerging of another exchange boss doing... Read More
01/12/19 21:25 by Bitcoinist
How to buy Ripple’s Native Crypto Token XRP?
Ripple’s XRP saw its value soar parabolically to an all-time high of almost $ 3.5. This happened during the massive bull run of 2017. Since then the token has lost 92% of its value.
Even after th... Read More
29/11/19 11:43 by Lubomir Tassev
Crypto Employees in China Work From Home to Avoid Government Pressure
Not too long after embracing blockchain, Beijing has made it clear, one way or the other, that it didn’t mean Bitcoin. Increased scrutiny over the cryptocurrency sector and harsh measures agains... Read More
29/11/19 10:13 by Christine Vasileva
BREAKING: IDAX Admits CEO Has Vanished With Cold Wallet Keys
The International Digital Asset Exchange (IDAX) admitted the news that its CEO went missing, locking the exchange out of the cold storage wallets.
Reports of Missing CEO Turned Out Real
The IDAX exch... Read More
29/11/19 03:50 by Kai Sedgwick
Is Plustoken to Blame for Bitcoin’s Sell-Off?
Armchair theorists love postulating the reasons behind bitcoin’s latest price rise or sell-off. From China FUD to exchange hacks, anything and everything is fair game for blame. Plustoken is the... Read More