Day: October 3, 2019

Hackerone User Reveals Critical Bug Through MakerDAO Bounty Program

Hackerone User Reveals Critical Bug Through MakerDAO Bounty Program

Hackerone user reveals critical bug in MakerDAO’s planned Multi-Collateral Dai upgrade that could have resulted in a complete loss of funds for all ...
Bitcoin Showing Signs of Forming a Long-Term Bottom Despite Current Consolidation

Bitcoin Showing Signs of Forming a Long-Term Bottom Despite Current Consolidation

Bitcoin has further extended its bout of consolidation as it continues trading sideways around the $8,200 level, which appears to be a key support lev ...
Indian Crypto Ban Sees State Funds Seized in Bitcoin Scam Frozen in Bank Account

Indian Crypto Ban Sees State Funds Seized in Bitcoin Scam Frozen in Bank Account

The authorities in India appear to have fallen victim to their own anti-crypto regulations. Money seized from a convicted Bitcoin scammer is currently ...
Vanguard Group Tests Blockchain Platform for Trading Currencies

Vanguard Group Tests Blockchain Platform for Trading Currencies

Investor giant Vanguard is testing a blockchain-powered platform that allows asset managers to trade currencies while avoiding the big investment ba ...
Morpheus.Network Adds Binance BNB Payment Option to its Supply Chain Management Platform

Morpheus.Network Adds Binance BNB Payment Option to its Supply Chain Management Platform

Morpheus.Network, the leading blockchain-based supply chain management platform has joined forces with another global cryptocurrency heavyweight to fu ...
Bug Bounties in Crypto — the Best Way to Ensure Platform Safety?

Bug Bounties in Crypto — the Best Way to Ensure Platform Safety?

Crypto companies often find out the hard way that hackers know their security systems better than they do. As hacks in the crypto world can and often ...
Andreessen Horowitz Opens School Focused on Crypto Startups

Andreessen Horowitz Opens School Focused on Crypto Startups

Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz is opening a school specializing in startups aiming to develop cryptocurrency-related projects. Venture cap ...
Global Law Enforcement Has Auctioned Massive Amounts of Bitcoin

Global Law Enforcement Has Auctioned Massive Amounts of Bitcoin

Last month, the U.K. police auctioned off roughly $300,000 worth of cryptocurrencies after they were confiscated by the country’s Eastern Region ...
New Bitcoin Trading Indicator Named After Iconic Trader Signals Buy

New Bitcoin Trading Indicator Named After Iconic Trader Signals Buy

A new technical analysis indicator has been launched that is named after an iconic trader who accurately predicted Bitcoin’s bottom over a year before ...
Crypto Analyst: $100K Bitcoin ATH By EOY 2021 Is A Realistic Scenario

Crypto Analyst: $100K Bitcoin ATH By EOY 2021 Is A Realistic Scenario

Bitcoin price may be crashing currently, but the first-ever cryptocurrency is expected to someday reach prices of $100,000 to as much as $1 million pe ...
Bitcoin Price Trapped Below $8,500 as Bears Call for a Drop to $6K

Bitcoin Price Trapped Below $8,500 as Bears Call for a Drop to $6K

Bitcoin price needs to break out of the $8,200 to $8,500 range or bears could step in to push the price down to $6,500 and below. Around this time l ...
Binance Integrates Coinfirm’s AML Platform to Comply With FATF Rules

Binance Integrates Coinfirm’s AML Platform to Comply With FATF Rules

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance has partnered with crypto analytics startup Coinfirm to improve its anti-money laundering (AML) compliance. New ...
Updates to Coinbase Pro Fee Structure

Updates to Coinbase Pro Fee Structure

On Monday, October 7, 2019, at 5:00 pm PT, Coinbase Pro will implement a new fee structure designed to increase the depth and liquidity of our markets ...
OKEx to Found Crypto Exchange Compliance Self-Regulated Organization

OKEx to Found Crypto Exchange Compliance Self-Regulated Organization

A crypto exchange self-regulated organization is being created by crypto exchange OKEx in collaboration with other market participants. Cryptocurren ...
Central Bank Digital Currency Is ‘Inevitable,’ Philly Fed Boss Says

Central Bank Digital Currency Is ‘Inevitable,’ Philly Fed Boss Says

Patrick Harker, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, has claimed central bank digital currencies are inevitable. However, the financ ...
Bitcoin Drops from $8.4K to $8.1K, Top 20 Coins See Red

Bitcoin Drops from $8.4K to $8.1K, Top 20 Coins See Red

Thursday, Oct. 3 — Crypto markets have again failed to continue their recovery as almost all the top 20 coins by market cap are seeing signi ...
Investment Firm Files Prospectus for New BTC Futures Fund With US SEC

Investment Firm Files Prospectus for New BTC Futures Fund With US SEC

Investment management company Stone Ridge is trying to register a new Bitcoin futures offering with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Inv ...
Zimbabwe Bans Popular Mobile Money Services From Paying out Fiat Cash

Zimbabwe Bans Popular Mobile Money Services From Paying out Fiat Cash

Zimbabwe is once again showing the need to take away from politicians the power to control normal people’s money. The government there is now tr ...
Central Bank Digital Currency Is ‘Inevitable,’ says the Fed’s Patrick Harker

Central Bank Digital Currency Is ‘Inevitable,’ says the Fed’s Patrick Harker

Central bank digital currencies are “inevitable,” says Patrick Harker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Patrick Harker, presid ...
HitBTC Claims Startup Faked Balances as it Denies Freezing $20M Worth of Crypto

HitBTC Claims Startup Faked Balances as it Denies Freezing $20M Worth of Crypto

Allegations by Atlas Quantum are unfounded, HitBTC officials say, pointing to incorrect balance formatting in a publicity video. Cryptocurrency exch ...
Pantera Capital Leads $5M Seed Round of Decentralized Derivatives Startup

Pantera Capital Leads $5M Seed Round of Decentralized Derivatives Startup

Pantera Capital has led a $5 million strategic seed round of decentralized derivatives protocol Vega. According to the announcement published on Oct. ...
Japan’s Kanto Region to Track Surplus Solar Energy with Power Ledger

Japan’s Kanto Region to Track Surplus Solar Energy with Power Ledger

Australian energy tech firm Power Ledger to run blockchain-enabled energy trading trial in Japan’s Kanto region by December 2019. Australian tech fi ...
Ohio Removes Option to Pay Taxes With Crypto While Local SLP Project Presses Forward

Ohio Removes Option to Pay Taxes With Crypto While Local SLP Project Presses Forward

The state of Ohio has become an unexpected center of American fintech focus in recent years, thanks to remarkable developments at the intersection of ...
Analysts Expect 10% Bitcoin Upside as Price Holds Strong at $8,300

Analysts Expect 10% Bitcoin Upside as Price Holds Strong at $8,300

After last week’s bloodbath, it seems that the Bitcoin price has started to settle. As of the time of writing this (Thursday morning), BTC has f ...
Coinbase’s Chief Legal Counsel Tackles Crypto Ratings Concerns

Coinbase’s Chief Legal Counsel Tackles Crypto Ratings Concerns

The chief legal counsel at Coinbase responds to concerns that conflicts of interest could compromise the company’s newly-created Crypto Ratings Coun ...
GBP bank deposits and withdrawals for UK customers are reinstated

GBP bank deposits and withdrawals for UK customers are reinstated

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve successfully transitioned our payment systems for UK customers, and domestic GBP bank transfers are now ...
Bithumb Global to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange in India: Report

Bithumb Global to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange in India: Report

South Korean exchange Bithumb’s international platform Bithumb Global is looking to establish a regulated cryptocurrency exchange in India. The firm i ...
XRP, XLM, and more: our five newest supported assets on Coinbase UK

XRP, XLM, and more: our five newest supported assets on Coinbase UK

UK customers can now enjoy full support for BAT, ZRX, REP, XLM, and XRP: buys, sells, and trades are now available with a GBP wallet, funded by a GBP ...
Mt. Gox Trustee Contacts US DOJ in Connection with Vinnik Investigation

Mt. Gox Trustee Contacts US DOJ in Connection with Vinnik Investigation

Mt. Gox’s rehabilitation trustee has contacted the United States Department of Justice in search of information about the alleged former BTC-e opera ...
Venezuelan Exchange Rolls Out Crypto Debit Card with Petro Support

Venezuelan Exchange Rolls Out Crypto Debit Card with Petro Support

Two Venezuelan companies have partnered to release a cryptocurrency debit card and point-of-sale system. Two Venezuelan companies have partnered to ...