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January 2, 2020

New York AG Critical of Tether in Latest Statement

In an ongoing dispute, the New York Attorney General (‘NYAG’) has found it ‘perverse’ that both Tether and Bitfinex are refusing to cooperate in its investigation […]
January 2, 2020
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Bitcoin Mining Company Canaan Crashes by 40%

Canaan, the massive cryptocurrency mining company, is undergoing serious difficulties with a recent 40% crash in its share price. The crash comes after a less than […]
January 2, 2020

BitMex to Adopt Bitcoin’s Segwit Functionality for Increased Scalability

The BitMex cryptocurrency exchange has now adopted Segwit functionality, which serves to improve the scalability of the Bitcoin network. It will have many other benefits too. […]
January 1, 2020

Government Surveillance: The Dark Side of Blockchain

Blockchain has been touted to revolutionize the way in which the world works by facilitating better coordination and the ability to implement truly permissionless systems without […]
January 1, 2020

Can the Likes of Tezos and Polkadot Oust Ethereum?

The rise of Ethereum has led to a new world of opportunity for permissionless, decentralized systems. Now, a fleet of competitors has risen to the challenge, […]
January 1, 2020

SEC Postpones Decision on Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin ETF Proposal

Bitcoin investors’ wait for an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) continues as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has postponed Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin ETF proposal. Earlier, the New […]
December 31, 2019

German Banks Embracing Bitcoin in 2020

Under newly enacted legislation, German banks are now embracing Bitcoin, much like several other organizations, for instance, the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) and the Russian […]
December 31, 2019

Bitcoin Node Sent to the Moon By Startup

Another Bitcoin node has been sent to outer space, this time by the blockchain startup SpaceChain. The startup received 60,000 euros in funding from the European […]
December 31, 2019

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Stagnancy Continues As 2020 Approaches

In the last 10 days, we’ve seen a number of false dawns in the BTC market. On 22nd December, the Bitcoin price closed above $7,600 and […]
December 30, 2019

Can Cryptocurrency Really Help Countries in Crisis Like Argentina and Venezuela?

Economic crises have hit the world hard in the last couple of decades. South America, in particular, has been the subject of poor economic policy and […]
September 22, 2019

Experts Anticipate Bakkt Launch to Improve Trustworthiness of Crypto Markets

Even as the US-based Bakkt bitcoin is all set to be launched on Monday, experts and a large section of participants within the crypto markets are […]
September 21, 2019

Bitcoin to Grow More Than 25-Fold to Reach $250,000 By 2023: Ace Investor

Ace investor Tim Draper has predicted that Bitcoin will grow more than 25-fold to touch $250,000. This cryptocurrency will experience huge price gains over the next […]
September 21, 2019

World’s Leading Derivatives Marketplace CME Group to Launch Bitcoin Options in Early 2020

World’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group Inc. will offer options on its bitcoin futures contracts starting in the first quarter of next year. […]
September 21, 2019

Are Future Events Priced Into Bitcoin?

Stock markets tend to price in future events that they are certain will happen. These events include buybacks, earnings growth, dividends, and many other variables. In […]
September 20, 2019

“Abra” Cadabra: All 7-Eleven Stores in the Philippines to Sell BTC

“Hey, I’d like to buy some Bitcoin.” “Sure, Sir, how much would you like?” That’s how a conversation in a 7-Eleven in the Philippines would go […]
September 20, 2019

Understanding Bitcoin’s Immutability

Investors tend to focus on the Bitcoin price, ignoring key aspects of the network that give it value in the first place. One of the most […]
September 20, 2019

Hong Kong-based CMCC Global launches Liberty Bitcoin Mutual Fund for Investors in Asia

Hong Kong-based venture capital group CMCC Global has launched its Liberty Bitcoin Fund to provide crypto currency access to accredited investors in Asia who are very […]
September 19, 2019

Decentralized Finance and Bitcoin: Is a Bitcoin Bank Viable?

In the last 10 months, the Bitcoin price has increased nearly four-fold, going from a yearly low to a yearly high. Despite the massive opportunity for […]
September 18, 2019

Emerging Markets Can Use Bitcoin to Circumvent Economic Sanctions

The United States often uses its dominant position in the global economy to cut off certain countries from international trade and global capital markets. Moreover, as […]

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