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Zcash Will Get a Gateway Into Ethereum’s DeFi Ecosystem

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 05:00
The theme of Devcon 5 was clear: For smaller assets like zcash, all roads lead to ethereum.

Mastering Emotions and Managing Risk in Cryptocurrency Trading

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 04:05
When it comes to trading, there are several steps you can take in order to reduce your exposure to the market extremes of price volatility.

WATCH: Tongtong Gong of Amberdata Talks About Gender In Crypto

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 00:56
Gong, the COO of Amberdata, talks about her experience in the growing and expanding crypto ecosystem.

tZERO-Backed Startup Seeks SEC Approval to Launch Security Token Market

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 19:00
A firm part-owned by Overstock’s tZERO is seeking regulatory approval to launch one of the first markets for publicly traded, registered security tokens.

SEC Halts Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ‘Unlawful’ Token Issuance

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 17:08
The SEC has secured an emergency restraining order against Telegram's $1.7 billion token sale and issuance.

Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe Follow PayPal in Quitting Facebook’s Libra Project

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:58
Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe and PayPal have all withdrawn from the Libra Association now.

Chinese Banking Giant CCB Expands Blockchain Platform as Volume Breaks $53 Billion

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:30
Chinese banking giant CCB has expanded its trade finance blockchain platform with cross-chain and inter-bank transactions.

Identity Thief Spends $5 Million on Cloud Computing to Mine Cryptocurrency

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:00
Singaporean citizen Ho Jun Jia has been indicted for stealing over $5 million worth of cloud computing services to mine cryptocurrencies.

Trade Finance Blockchain Marco Polo Pilots First Russia-Germany Transactions

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 14:30
Marco Polo, the trade finance blockchain with over 20 global banks on board, is piloting its first trading arrangement between Germany and Russia.

Facebook’s Calibra Sued by Mobile Banking App Over Similar Logos

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 13:35
The complaint alleges the Calibra logo is too similar to Current’s, which the fintech firm has been using since August 2016.

Traditional Financial Exchanges Oppose UK Crypto Derivatives Ban for Retail Investors

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 13:35
The World Federation of Exchanges asked the UK's Financial Conduct Authority not to ban the sale of crypto derivatives to retail investors.

SEC, CFTC, FinCEN Warn Crypto Industry to Follow US Banking Laws

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 13:11
The heads of three U.S. financial regulators warned the crypto industry to abide by banking laws in a joint statement published Friday.

The IRS Will Now Ask If You Own Crypto in the Most Widely Used US Tax Form

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 13:00
The IRS has updated the main form filled out by individual U.S. taxpayers every year to include a question about cryptocurrencies.

At Devcon, Bitcoin Developer Amir Taaki Foresees a ‘DarkTech Renaissance’

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 12:35
"Why are we not thinking about how to create dark finance tools we can leverage against government bonds?"

TRON, Stellar Join Mousebelt’s Blockchain Education Alliance to Train Student Developers

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 11:45
The 13-firm alliance will tackle crypto recruiters' quandary with a raft of tools to train students.

Ripple Invests $750,000 to Bring XRP to Crypto Wallet BRD

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 11:00
Mobile wallet provider BRD plans to add XRP support to its iOS and Android apps.

‘Members’ of OpenLibra Disavow Project Days After Its Devcon Unveiling

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 10:19
The creator of an "open" alternative to Facebook's Libra stablecoin misrepresented which parties are involved in the project, CoinDesk has learned.

Draper-Backed Startup Launches .Crypto Domains on Ethereum

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 09:17
Unstoppable Domains, which builds domains on blockchains, has just launched a .crypto extension that can replace public crypto addresses.

Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven Like Gold? These Four Charts Say Not Yet

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 08:00
Market movements show us that bitcoin is not generally accepted as a safe-haven investment.

Bitcoin Fails at Key Price Hurdle, Risks Return to $8,000

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin's quick pullback from a 2.5-week high of $8,830 this morning has invalidated a bullish breakout on the 4-hour chart.