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Major Banks Sign Up for New EU Commission Blockchain App Association

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 08:00
The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is launching a blockchain app association next year and already has major banks on board.

Swiss Railway Tests Blockchain Identities for Workplace Safety Boost

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 07:00
Swiss Federal Railways has trialed a blockchain-based credentials management system for construction workers.

$4.6K: Bitcoin’s Price Revival Has a New Target

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 06:01
Bitcoin's stalled recovery rally could kick off again if prices manage to beat new resistance above $4,600.

French Tobacco Retailers to Sell Bitcoin From January

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 05:00
Tobacconists in France are reportedly going to be selling bitcoin vouchers to the public from New Year.

There Is No ‘Bitcoin’: What the SEC Doesn’t Get About Cryptocurrency

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 00:00
The SEC would like to establish jurisdiction over crypto assets but this is only appropriate where there are legally enforceable contracts between legal entities, argues Edan Yago.

Amended Suit Against Coinbase Details Bitcoin Cash Insider Trading Claims

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 17:30
Plaintiffs in an ongoing case against Coinbase have filed an amended lawsuit explaining how they believe the exchange allowed insiders to unfairly profit from its rollout of bitcoin cash last December.

Nearly 500 Crypto Startups Bank at Silvergate, IPO Filing Reveals

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 12:05
The California-based operator of Silvergate Bank has detailed its relationships with the cryptocurrency industry as part of its IPO filing with the SEC.

Circle’s Dollar-Tied Stablecoin Fully Backed, Auditor’s ‘Attestation’ Says

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 11:02
Circle Internet Financial had $127.5 million at the end of last month, enough to back the total number of USDC stablecoins in circulation.

In First Since 2015, Bitcoin’s Price Is Testing a 200-Week Average

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:15
The pace of bitcoin’s ongoing sell-off is setting new records with every passing day, the latest being its test of a key long-term moving average for the first time in three years. Indeed, the world’s most valuable cryptocurrency network fell below its 200-week exponential moving average (EMA) of $4,180 yesterday, marking the first break of […]

Four More ICOs Hit with Cease-and-Desists by Colorado Securities Regulator

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 09:00
Colorado's securities watchdog has issued four more cease-and-desist orders against suspect ICOs, taking its total since May to 18.

Bitcoin Mining Firm Giga Watt Declares Bankruptcy Owing Millions

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 08:00
U.S.-based bitcoin mining firm Giga Watt has declared bankruptcy with millions still owed to creditors.

The Crypto Insurance Market May Total $6 Billion. That’s Nowhere Near Enough

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 07:00
There is less than $5 billion of global capacity to insure crypto wallets held in custody. Coinbase has secured a significant chunk of that.

$5K Bounce? Bitcoin Price May Have Hit Bottom For Now

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 06:01
Bitcoin could be in for a stronger recovery rally in the next few days, having found a temporary low near $4,000.

VanEck Subsidiary Launches Index Tracking OTC Bitcoin Performance

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 05:00
MV Index Solutions, a subsidiary of investment management firm VanEck, has launched a new index tracking the OTC performance of bitcoin.

Bitfury Adds Former SEC Commissioner to Advisory Board

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 04:00
Former SEC Commissioner Annette Nazareth is joining the advisory board of crypto mining firm Bitfury.

Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 00:20
It’s been six days since the bitcoin cash split and the ongoing threat of one chain sabotaging the other has yet to materialize.

Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 17:30
Bitcoin Cash SV's block reorganization yesterday may have been the result of a stress test, rather than an attack.

Capitulation? This Bitcoin Sell-Off Still Isn’t as Extreme as 2015’s

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 14:16
The cryptocurrency market has lost nearly 30 percent of its total value in the past 7-days alone, leaving many to wonder if an end to the bear market is in sight.

Crypto Payments Processor BitPay to Support Paxos Stablecoin

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:59
BitPay is integrating the Paxos Standard stablecoin into its services, allowing merchants to utilize the token to settle transactions.

ICE’s Bakkt Delays Bitcoin Futures Launch to January

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:12
Bakkt has delayed the launch of its bitcoin futures launch to January 2019.