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Analyst ‘Cautiously Bullish’ on Bitcoin but Says Equity Sell-Off Still a Threat

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 07:24
Bitcoin (BTC) has crossed into the bullish territory, but may remain vulnerable to another sell-off in stocks.

Nigeria’s SEC Says All Crypto Assets Are Securities by Default

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 06:49
The Securities and Exchange Commission of Africa's most populous country said all crypto assets will fall under the regulation that covers securities exchanges and transactions.

Brock Pierce Served Court Papers for Fraud Lawsuit at His Own Presidential Campaign Rally

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 06:00
U.S. presidential candidate and crypto entrepreneur Brock Pierce was legally served during his campaign rally in New York on Monday.

Filecoin: Understanding the Complex Crypto System Meant to Rival AWS

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 05:00
Filecoin and its FIL token might be the most complex thing the blockchain industry has ever brought to market. Here's what you need to know.

Japanese Crypto Exchange Accuses Binance of Helping Launder $9M From 2018 Hack

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 03:55
Fisco, formerly Zaif, is suing Binance for "aiding and abetting" the laundering of some of the $60 million stolen in 2018.

Jihan Wu Regains Upper Hand in Bitmain Co-Founder Fight

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 23:20
In a new twist of Bitmain's ongoing power fight, co-founder Wu Jihan has regained the legal representative status of the bitcoin mining giant.

New York Attorney General to Bitfinex and Tether: ‘Delays Must Stop’

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 21:15
Bitfinex and Tether shouldn’t need more than two months to produce documents about USDT issuances and past operations in New York first ordered 17 months ago, an NYAG lawyer argued in a letter Monday.

Paxful, Citing Regulations and Its Own ‘Risk Tolerance,’ Exits Venezuela’s P2P Bitcoin Market

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 17:42
The exit deprives Venezuela's crypto scene of its second-largest P2P exchange.

Thai Central Bank’s New Blockchain-Enabled Bond Infrastructure Passes Test With $1.6B Bond Sale

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 17:10
The central bank of Thailand announced on Friday it has launched the “DLT Scripless Bond Project” aimed at building a secure and efficient government bond infrastructure.

Two Charged With Duping Investors Out of $5M With Bogus Bitcoin-Buying Brokerage

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:26
The pair allegedly left victim's funds in an escrow service that was actually their money laundering front.

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Passes $10.7K; Ethereum Gas Usage Hits Record September Highs

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:23
Bitcoin's price hit its highest level in over 10 days while gas on Ethereum is in record use.

RGB Continues Its Work to Bring Better Smart Contracts to Bitcoin

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 15:25
The RGB protocol, now in beta, is working to outfit Bitcoin with the capabilities that have made Ethereum the go-to blockchain for issuing tokenized assets.

New Index From DeFi Pulse and Set Protocol Offers Easy Access to 10 DeFi Tokens in 1

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 15:00
Data company DeFi Pulse and investment-minded Set Protocol have created a permissionless index of the very best DeFi tokens, called the DeFiPulse Index.

The Business of Geopolitical Competition

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 15:00
As Oracle wins a bid for TikTok US, a look at how tech competition, culture competition and currency competition shape the business of geopolitics.

MicroStrategy Tells SEC It ‘May Increase’ $250M Bitcoin Reserves

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 14:35
MicroStrategy told the SEC it "may increase" its bitcoin (BTC) holdings beyond the $250 million haul purchased in August.

CFTC Alleges 4 Individuals Defrauded Customers in $1M Bitcoin Trading Scheme

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 14:32
The CFTC alleged four individuals stole close to $1 million from customers by promising returns from a bitcoin trading scheme.

SKALE Completes $5M Token Sale on ConsenSys’ Anti-Speculation Platform

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 13:30
ConsenSys’ anti-speculation platform, Activate, has completed its first token sale with roughly 4,000 investors from 90 countries.

Blockchain Bites: Big Bitcoin Bets, SushiSwap Drops, bZx Attacked

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 12:39
Derivatives traders have placed bets bitcoin will hit $36,000 by year's end while bZx fell victim to yet another hack.

Bitcoin News Roundup for Sept. 14, 2020

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 12:05
As some bitcoin options traders bet on new all-time highs and another DeFi protocol is attacked, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back for your latest crypto news roundup!

Most Attacks on Cybersecurity Firm’s Decoy Servers Aimed at Mining Crypto: Report

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 12:00
Of the 16,371 attacks on Aqua Security's decoy servers over the last year, 95% were aimed at mining cryptocurrency through deploying malicious programs.