Total: $0.00
Current Price

News From Coindesk

Subscribe to News From Coindesk feed News From Coindesk
Leader in blockchain news.
Updated: 17 min 47 sec ago

First Mover: Bitcoin Cash’s Halving Was Dull – Bitcoin’s May Be Much the Same

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 07:45
Maybe don't get too excited about the bitcoin halving after what we saw yesterday.

Bitcoin’s Bull Case Strengthens After Breaching Price Hurdle at $7.1K

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 07:25
After multiple failed attempts, bitcoin has finally established a strong foothold above a key resistance, strengthening the short-term bullish case.

Dutch Brokerage Launches Crypto Trading for the Euro Market

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 06:00
Amsterdam-based brokerage BUX has started offering crypto services following the acquisition of defunct exchange Blockport.

Researchers Are Tapping Blockchain Tools in Fight Against Coronavirus

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 05:00
A variety of projects are tapping blockchain tools to securely store and carefully share personal information in the ongoing fight against COVID-19.

Crypto Trading Volumes Rise in India After Banking Crisis, COVID-19 Lockdown

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 04:00
A nationwide coronavirus lockdown, a local banking crisis and a favorable court ruling have created a trifecta for crypto trading volumes in India.

CoinShares Hires WisdomTree Exec as Company Plans Expansion Outside UK

Thu, 04/09/2020 - 02:00
The new hire brings the London-based digital asset manager connections to major financial institutions in Europe.

Top Cryptos Edge Up as Derivatives Data Suggests Newfound Risk Aversion Among Traders

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 17:16
Bitcoin and ether climbed modestly late Wednesday as lighter crypto derivatives volumes signaled uncharacteristic caution among the market’s traders.

How Imposters Scam Entrepreneurs Out of Their Crypto

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 16:45
It's a new twist on an old scam: Someone pretending to represent a major media company will approach a small business offering to write about them… for a price, this time in crypto.

US Prosecutors Ask to Pause SEC Action Against Alleged Crypto Scammer

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 15:45
U.S. prosecutors are seeking to pause the SEC's civil action against Blockchain Terminal founder and alleged $30 million ICO fraudster Boaz Manor to complete their own criminal prosecution.

The Questions We’re Not Allowed to Ask, Feat. Hidden Forces’ Demetri Kofinas

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 15:00
A candid conversation with Hidden Forces host Demetri Kofinas about Covid-19 response, media incentives, and the getting the economy back in action.

Huobi Exchange Plots Return to US Crypto Market as Soon as This Month, Exec Says

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 14:40
Global crypto exchange Huobi could resume business in the U.S. as early as this month, five months after ceasing operations there, an executive said.

Bitcoin Cash ‘Halved,’ DeFi Gets a Boost and Bisq Halts Trading

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 14:09
Miners are exiting the Bitcoin Cash blockchain while Tezos looks to add a bridge to bitcoin's liquidity. Here's the story.

How DeFi Dinner Bonds Can Help Restaurants During Crisis – DeFi Dad

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 14:02
Travis Blane (aka DeFi Dad) explains how digital gift certificates ("Dinner Bonds") can help get money to restaurants.

US State Regulators Order ‘Fraudulent’ Crypto Mining Scheme to Shut Down

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 13:00
The Texas State Securities Board and Alabama Securities Commission filed an emergency action against Ultra Mining, alleging it offered unregistered securities by promising to double investments in a cloud mining scheme.

Bitcoin News Roundup for April 8, 2020

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 12:00
Tesla uses blockchain for supply chains and hackers can whisper to your phone. It's CoinDesk's Markets Daily podcast.

Wuhan Days: What I Learned About Blockchain From Two Months Under Lockdown

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 12:00
A DeFi professional describes life under quarantine in COVID-19's epicenter. When the next crisis comes, he says, blockchain tech will be ready to help.

Hacker Exploits Flaw in Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange Bisq to Steal $250K

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 09:12
The DEX revealed the hack 18 hours after it suspended trading.

Bitcoin Cash Undergoes ‘Halving’ Event, Casting Shadow on Miner Profitability

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 08:21
Bitcoin Cash, the blockchain network that forked off Bitcoin in 2017, has just reduced its mining rewards by half, causing lots of miners to have nearly zero gross margin.

First Mover: A Sneak Preview of Bitcoin’s Halving — in Real Time

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 08:18
As central banks around the world inject trillions into the global economy, investors are looking at bitcoin and its "halving" as a hedge against inflation.

Today’s ‘Halving’ May Be Non-Event for Bitcoin Cash Prices

Wed, 04/08/2020 - 08:05
While some expect today's reward cut for BCH miners to belong-term bullish for prices, analysts suggest otherwise.