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Bitcoin Is Closing on Historically Strong Price Support

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 07:22
Battered bitcoin may soon see solid support from a historically strong moving average price support. That could attract technical buyers.

Here’s a New Banking Tool for Vetting Crypto Exchanges

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 07:00
The blockchain forensics firm is now offering banks a product that aims to provide up-to-date risk profiles of more than 200 of the largest crypto exchanges around the world.

China’s SEC May Soon Have a Crypto-Savvy Department Chief: Report

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 05:15
China's securities watchdog is reported to be hiring Yao Qian, the former head of the central bank's digital currency initiative, as the chief of its new tech regulation bureau.

Is Greece Cracking Down on Tax Evasion or Taxing Anonymity?

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 04:00
Credit cards and bank transfers – and their incumbent surveillance features – are no longer payment options for Greek citizens, they are obligations.

France’s New ‘Napoleon Bitcoin Fund’ Is Tied to CME’s Cash-Settled Futures

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 20:00
French asset management firm Napoleon AM has launched a new fund tied to CME's cash-settled bitcoin futures.

Ripple’s Revamped Xpring Platform Looks to Boost XRP Development

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 19:00
Developers using the platform now have a place to manage and monitor transactions.

FinCEN Sees Jump in Crypto-Related Suspicious Activity Reports

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 18:00
Crypto companies have filed 7,100 Suspicious Activity Reports since May, America’s anti-money-laundering chief said at a banking conference Tuesday.

Blockchain Faces Big Challenges But the Opportunity Is Enormous

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 16:30
Western economies can lead the world by embracing decentralization and the Internet-of-Value.

Russia’s Power Grid Company Tests Blockchain for Power Meter Data

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 15:57
Russia’s national power grid company Rosseti is testing a system for electricity bill payments based on a distributed ledger by Waves.

US Arrests 3 in Alleged Crypto Mining Pool Fraud Scheme

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 15:27
U.S. authorities have arrested three members of BitClub Network, alleging the mining pool is a long-running Ponzi scheme.

UK Court Orders US Judge to Depose Telegram’s Advisor About Token Sale

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 15:24
U.S. District Court Judge P. Kevin Castel in New York signed an order to Britain's High Court to depose John Hyman, Telegram's chief investment officer.

Cryptocurrency Is Most Useful for Breaking Laws and Social Constructs

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 14:30
Decentralized systems forsake scale, speed and cost in favor of one key feature: censorship resistance. Get used to it.

Implosion: MATIC Erases Four-Week Rally in Just Two Days

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 14:27
The Matic Network cryptocurrency (MATIC) plunged significantly in the past 48 hours, erasing a four-week rally.

2019: The Year Washington, Silicon Valley and Beijing Faced Off Over Crypto

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 12:30
Hacks, futures, settlements, flippenings, geopolitical conflict -- 2019 had it all.

JPMorgan Blockchain Payments Network Eyes January Japan Launch

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 12:20
JPMorgan's Interbank Information Network will expand to Japan early next year, according to its executive director.

MARKETS DAILY: How Bitcoin Diversification Is Helping Traditional Portfolios

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 11:58
With the market set for another down day, we're talking new data on Bitcoin diversification for traditional portfolios, taking a look at shifting tactics in the mining hardware industry, traditional bonds issued, then redeemed on the Ethereum blockchain, and more...

Tencent’s WeBank to Provide Infrastructure for China’s National Blockchain Consortium

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 11:25
WeBank has become the first technical infrastructure provider for Chin’s blockchain network.

Nic Carter on Quadriga, Libra and Other Suspect Projects

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 10:32
Nic Carter, a noted crypto skeptic, talks through the big stories of the year and argues that bitcoin mattered more than ever.

Danish Tax Agency Sends Warning Letters to Suspected Crypto Tax Evaders

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 09:00
Denmark's tax authority, the Skattestyrelsen, has been sending letters to cryptocurrency users it suspects of tax avoidance, demanding a range of information about their trading activities.

Santander Exec Claims Blockchain Success as Bank Redeems Ethereum-Issued Bond

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 07:30
"This unequivocally proves that a debt security can be managed through its full lifecycle," said an exec.