Day: November 14, 2019

Introducing Lending by Blockchain Markets

Introducing Lending by Blockchain Markets

Liquidity at any scale. Terms designed for crypto institutions.Today, we’re publicly unveiling our lending desk from Blockchain Markets.  Since q ...
Bitcoin Open Interest May Act as Rocket Fuel for Explosive Bull Movement

Bitcoin Open Interest May Act as Rocket Fuel for Explosive Bull Movement

Bitcoin (BTC) has been caught in a period of sideways trading over the past several days and weeks, as it has been unable to garner any significant an ...
Blockchain.com Loan Desk On Track to Lend Over $120 Million In November

Blockchain.com Loan Desk On Track to Lend Over $120 Million In November

U.K.-based cryptocurrency data and wallet provider Blockchain.com is reportedly on track to lend out more than $120 million in November. United King ...
Bitcoin Price Defies ‘Death Cross’ as Bulls Pin Hopes on $9.1K Bounce

Bitcoin Price Defies ‘Death Cross’ as Bulls Pin Hopes on $9.1K Bounce

Bitcoin (BTC) price continues to trend lower, marking 5 consecutive lower highs as the price makes a stairstep decline in a falling wedge. Interesting ...
Andreessen Horowitz Leads $25M Funding Round for Crypto Lending Startup

Andreessen Horowitz Leads $25M Funding Round for Crypto Lending Startup

Decentralized finance (DeFi) lending protocol Compound secured $25 million in an investment round led by Andreessen Horowitz’s a16z Crypto. Venture ...
Walmart Canada Launches Largest Blockchain for Supply Chain Management Ever

Walmart Canada Launches Largest Blockchain for Supply Chain Management Ever

Walmart Canada has just announced what it describes as the world’s “first enterprise full production blockchain solution launched at a large scale mis ...
OneCoin Co-Founder Pleads Guilty, Faces up to 90 Years in Jail

OneCoin Co-Founder Pleads Guilty, Faces up to 90 Years in Jail

Ignatov signed a plea on Oct. 4 and faces up to 90 years in prison for money laundering and fraud charges. Konstantin Ignatov, co-founder of alleged ...
China Walks Back Hardline Media Rhetoric Toward Crypto and Blockchain

China Walks Back Hardline Media Rhetoric Toward Crypto and Blockchain

With Chinese President Xi Jinping recently showcasing support for blockchain, local media is seemingly changing its sentiment toward crypto. Earlier ...
US Crypto Investors May Need To Consider Amending Past Tax Returns

US Crypto Investors May Need To Consider Amending Past Tax Returns

Tax law surrounding crypto assets is currently convoluted and confusing, even despite Congress demanding the IRS clarify the law, and the IRS taking s ...
Walmart Canada Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Freight and Payment System

Walmart Canada Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Freight and Payment System

Walmart Canada has launched an automated blockchain-based network designed to improve freight and payment processing. Walmart Canada — the ret ...
Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts

Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts

On November 14, the leading adult video sharing site on the internet, Pornhub, revealed that payment processor Paypal has blocked the company’s ...
Dallas Mavericks CTO: Crypto Payment Option Still ‘A Cottage Industry’

Dallas Mavericks CTO: Crypto Payment Option Still ‘A Cottage Industry’

The Dallas Mavericks pro basketball team’s cryptocurrency payment option has not yet caught on with the majority of fans, the team’s chief technical o ...
50DMA: Bitcoin Price Facing Dangerous Retest Of Moving Average

50DMA: Bitcoin Price Facing Dangerous Retest Of Moving Average

The leading crypto asset by market cap, Bitcoin, has had a confusing year thus far. The cryptocurrency started the year at extreme lows but later expl ...
OKEx Launches USDT Margined Futures with High Leverage and Great Risk Management Systems in Place

OKEx Launches USDT Margined Futures with High Leverage and Great Risk Management Systems in Place

Trading on OKEx just became even more exciting following the inclusion of USDT-Margined Futures on the platform. The new virtual derivative product we ...
‘Unknown Fund’ to Donate $75M in Bitcoin to Crypto, Anonymity-Focused Startups

‘Unknown Fund’ to Donate $75M in Bitcoin to Crypto, Anonymity-Focused Startups

An anonymous organization calling itself Unknown Fund is planning to contribute $75 million in Bitcoin for the promotion of anonymity and protection ...
Short Of The Century: $15 Ethereum Possible If Monthly Fails To Close Bullish

Short Of The Century: $15 Ethereum Possible If Monthly Fails To Close Bullish

Ethereum is among the crypto assets still vastly below its former all-time price, with a long way to go before it recovers the lofty prices set back a ...
Former ECB President’s Statement Shows Bitcoin Does Have Impact on the Economy

Former ECB President’s Statement Shows Bitcoin Does Have Impact on the Economy

While many enthusiasts offer a bullish assessment of the future of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and the ways it can be used to replace or supplement ...
Ledger Vault Secures $150 Million Crime Insurance Policy for Digital Assets

Ledger Vault Secures $150 Million Crime Insurance Policy for Digital Assets

Ledger Vault, the custody arm of hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, has procured a crime insurance policy that covers digital assets. Ledger Vault ...
Litecoin Correction Causes Serious Bearish Action, Why Further Pullback is Likely

Litecoin Correction Causes Serious Bearish Action, Why Further Pullback is Likely

LTC broke out of a channel to a new descending wedge after dropping below $61 price levels earlier today. The price rejection at $66 price levels has ...
Coinbase, Kingdom Trust, Regal Assets Jointly Offer Crypto IRA and 401(K) Accounts

Coinbase, Kingdom Trust, Regal Assets Jointly Offer Crypto IRA and 401(K) Accounts

Major American crypto exchange Coinbase, asset custodian Kingdom Trust and alternative assets investment firm Regal Assets have begun offering cryptoc ...
IRS: Like-Kind Tax Exemption Has Never Applied to Crypto Transactions

IRS: Like-Kind Tax Exemption Has Never Applied to Crypto Transactions

The like-kind exchange tax exemption has never been applicable to crypto, an IRS official said. The like-kind exchange tax exemption is not applicab ...
Ohio Crypto Program Hits a Snag, Attorney General Finds It Illegal

Ohio Crypto Program Hits a Snag, Attorney General Finds It Illegal

The Attorney General of the U.S. state of Ohio has assessed the state’s crypto program and concluded that it is a legal violation of state law. ...
Samsung SDS to Use Zero-Knowledge Proofs on Business Blockchain

Samsung SDS to Use Zero-Knowledge Proofs on Business Blockchain

Samsung SDS partnered with Israeli privacy-enhancing tech firm QEDIT to provide more privacy for its enterprise blockchain Nexledger. Samsung SDS, t ...
Iran Offers Bounty for Illicit Cryptocurrency Mining Operations

Iran Offers Bounty for Illicit Cryptocurrency Mining Operations

Iranian authorities are offering a bounty to anyone who exposes unauthorized mining operations in the country, Iranian news outlet PressTV reports on ...
Power Ledger Completes Peer-to-Peer Solar Energy Trading Trial in India

Power Ledger Completes Peer-to-Peer Solar Energy Trading Trial in India

Australian blockchain energy firm Power Ledger and BSES Rajdhani Power Limited have successfully conducted a peer-to-peer solar power trading trial ...
African Gemstones Company Enters Into Pilot Project Agreement With Credits Blockchain

African Gemstones Company Enters Into Pilot Project Agreement With Credits Blockchain

Announced on 14th October,Mina Stones, a pioneer of handcrafted African fine jewelry and a vertically integrated company, will implement Credits techn ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Looks Set For Another Breakdown

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Looks Set For Another Breakdown

Bitcoin price is extending losses and it traded below the $8,640 support against the US Dollar. The price is likely to decline further below the $8,56 ...
Crypto Exchange OKEx Launches Bitcoin Futures Margined With Tether

Crypto Exchange OKEx Launches Bitcoin Futures Margined With Tether

Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced the launch of its Tether-margined Bitcoin futures contracts. Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has launched Bitcoi ...
Indian Government Programs Add New Crypto Courses

Indian Government Programs Add New Crypto Courses

The Indian government has added new educational courses teaching cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to the public and law enforcement officers. ...
Coinbase Card Adds XRP and Launches in 10 More European Countries

Coinbase Card Adds XRP and Launches in 10 More European Countries

Coinbase’s Visa debit card expanded support for five more cryptocurrencies in ten new countries. Coinbase’s Visa debit card has expanded suppo ...