Day: November 21, 2019

Few Big Exchanges Continue to Report Fake Volumes in 2019: Chainalysis

Few Big Exchanges Continue to Report Fake Volumes in 2019: Chainalysis

Large crypto exchanges appear to have slowed misreporting of their trading volumes in 2019, according to a new Chainalysis report. Large crypto exch ...
Analyst: Break Below Bitcoin’s Current Support Could Spark Drop to $6,000

Analyst: Break Below Bitcoin’s Current Support Could Spark Drop to $6,000

After a brief period of consolidation, Bitcoin has once again made another downwards movement that has led it below its previous support level at $8,0 ...
Backfire in Argentina: Citizens Want BTC Over Peso Amid USD Crackdown

Backfire in Argentina: Citizens Want BTC Over Peso Amid USD Crackdown

Following the ban of crypto purchases with credit card, Argentina’s P2P Bitcoin trading volume reaches an all-time high. Argentina’s central b ...
In 2019, Cryptocurrency Exchanges Diversified

In 2019, Cryptocurrency Exchanges Diversified

With exchanges controlling so much of the industry inflows, and accounting for more than 40% of the jobs, any review of the year has to start and end ...
Lawyer Found Guilty of Money Laundering for OneCoin’s Cryptoqueen

Lawyer Found Guilty of Money Laundering for OneCoin’s Cryptoqueen

Former partner at law firm Locke Lord Mark S. Scott was found guilty of helping OneCoin co-founder Ruja Ignatova launder $400 million. A Manhattan f ...
Right on Cue: Schiff Resurfaces to Celebrate Bitcoin Price Drop

Right on Cue: Schiff Resurfaces to Celebrate Bitcoin Price Drop

For someone lacking interest in Bitcoin, Peter Schiff has a funny way of showing it. As the price leading digital assets is dropping today, the gold b ...
Vermont Power Utility Partners With Blockchain Firm for Local Solar Energy Sales

Vermont Power Utility Partners With Blockchain Firm for Local Solar Energy Sales

A Vermont power utility has entered a partnership with blockchain firm LO3 to launch a blockchain pilot for solar power trading. Some Vermont-based ...
IRS Vs. Bitcoin ATMs: Industry Says There Is Already Enough Regulation

IRS Vs. Bitcoin ATMs: Industry Says There Is Already Enough Regulation

Earlier this week, the number of Bitcoin (BTC) ATMs installed worldwide reached a new milestone, surpassing 6,000. Coincidentally, another major devel ...
Yahoo Finance Adds CoinMarketCap’s Crypto Prices to Its Website

Yahoo Finance Adds CoinMarketCap’s Crypto Prices to Its Website

Yahoo Finance, the U.S.-based financial news giant, has integrated crypto pricing by CoinMarketCap into its website. Yahoo Finance, the United State ...
Could PlusToken Scam Be Responsible for Broken Crypto Market Structure?

Could PlusToken Scam Be Responsible for Broken Crypto Market Structure?

Ever since Bitcoin’s bottom at $3,100, the crypto market has been convinced that the first-ever crypto asset was building a foundation for its next bu ...
Binance Denies Police Raids, Very Existence of Shanghai Offices

Binance Denies Police Raids, Very Existence of Shanghai Offices

Recent reports that Chinese authorities have raided the offices of leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance, are actually quite false.  Speaking t ...
Bitcoin Crashes Back to $7.4K Completely Wiping Out the October Rally

Bitcoin Crashes Back to $7.4K Completely Wiping Out the October Rally

Bitcoin plummeted several hundred dollars past its 0.786 Fibonacci level to $7,400 on false rumors of Chinese authorities raiding Binance’s Shanghai ...
Bitcoin Readying to Drop 85% to $1,000, Schiff Says

Bitcoin Readying to Drop 85% to $1,000, Schiff Says

Right on cue, Peter Schiff, a prominent cryptocurrency critic, has come out to bash Bitcoin (BTC). This time, the prominent libertarian investor has s ...
Legendary Bitcoin Short Seller Says To Watch For Base To Form Before Buying

Legendary Bitcoin Short Seller Says To Watch For Base To Form Before Buying

A legendary short seller who shorted the 2017 Bitcoin bubble top just before the bubble began to deflate, has some sound advice for crypto investors l ...
PayPal CEO Holds Bitcoin and Only Bitcoin

PayPal CEO Holds Bitcoin and Only Bitcoin

CEO of payment processor PayPal Dan Schulman revealed during an interview on PayPal’s departure from Libra that the only cryptocurrency he owns is B ...
Markets Crash After Reports That Binance’s Shanghai Office Closed in Crypto Crackdown

Markets Crash After Reports That Binance’s Shanghai Office Closed in Crypto Crackdown

Chinese authorities have reportedly raided and shut down the Shanghai offices of leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance.  Citing unnamed local s ...
China Crypto Crackdown? Sources Say Binance Shanghai Office Raided by Police

China Crypto Crackdown? Sources Say Binance Shanghai Office Raided by Police

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance’s Shanghai office has abruptly closed its doors, several sources close to the matter told the Block. Accor ...
New Bill Would Put Facebook’s Libra Stablecoin Under US Securities Law

New Bill Would Put Facebook’s Libra Stablecoin Under US Securities Law

A bipartisan team of senators introduced legislation that would regulate Facebook’s Libra stablecoin under securities law. American lawmakers have r ...
Crypto Swapping App Sideshift AI Drops Access Code Requirement

Crypto Swapping App Sideshift AI Drops Access Code Requirement

Since launching in January, Sideshift.ai has become a well known cryptocurrency application that allows people to swap 20+ cryptocurrencies in an auto ...
Markets Crash After Reports That Binance’s Shangai Office Closed in Crypto Crackdown

Markets Crash After Reports That Binance’s Shangai Office Closed in Crypto Crackdown

Chinese police have reportedly shut down the Shanghai offices of leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance. Chinese authorities have reportedly raided ...
OKChain and OKDEX Are in the Pipeline, Said OKEx CEO During the AMA Session

OKChain and OKDEX Are in the Pipeline, Said OKEx CEO During the AMA Session

On 12 November 2019, OKEx CEO Jay Hao hosted an “Ask-Me-Anything” session on the English Telegram group with the topic surrounding the OKEx ecosystem, ...
Venezuela Cuts Petro’s Backing from 5B Barrels of Oil to 30M: Reuters

Venezuela Cuts Petro’s Backing from 5B Barrels of Oil to 30M: Reuters

Nicolas Maduro said that national oil inventories are ready for immediate commercialization to serve as backing for the Petro. Venezuela plans to b ...
Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,000, As Bears Erase Historic Rally

Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,000, As Bears Erase Historic Rally

The leading cryptocurrency by market cap, Bitcoin, has once again broken below $8,000 after the repeated defense of the critical support level by bull ...
Binance.US Now Provides Institutional Liquidity to Crypto Brokerage Firm Tagomi

Binance.US Now Provides Institutional Liquidity to Crypto Brokerage Firm Tagomi

Binance’s cryptocurrency trading platform for United States-based users, Binance.US, has partnered with crypto brokerage firm Tagomi to provide instit ...
Chinese Tech Capital Shenzhen Issues Warning Against Crypto Activities

Chinese Tech Capital Shenzhen Issues Warning Against Crypto Activities

The Chinese technology capital of Shenzhen issued a warning against illegal activities concerning cryptocurrencies. The Chinese technology capital o ...
Google, Facebook Take on Banking Duties, Crypto Shrugged to the Side?

Google, Facebook Take on Banking Duties, Crypto Shrugged to the Side?

With Facebook and Google establishing themselves more firmly into the financial industry, what is the future like for crypto? A peculiar phenomenon ...
Bitcoin Emits Less Carbon Than Previously Claimed, New Study Finds

Bitcoin Emits Less Carbon Than Previously Claimed, New Study Finds

Bitcoin has been regularly attacked for its energy-intensive mining process, powered by serious amounts of electricity. It’s been claimed that i ...
Assassin’s Creed Dev Becomes Block Producer for EOS-Based Gaming Startup

Assassin’s Creed Dev Becomes Block Producer for EOS-Based Gaming Startup

Ubisoft, the game development giant behind videogame Assassin’s Creed, partnered with EOS-based game distribution platform Ultra. Ubisoft, the game ...
LG and Kakao Partner to Bridge Public and Private Blockchains

LG and Kakao Partner to Bridge Public and Private Blockchains

The IT affiliate of South Korean technology behemoth LG and the blockchain subsidiary of Kakao have collaborated to bridge public and corporate bloc ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Diving, Gates To $7,400 Now Wide Open

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Diving, Gates To $7,400 Now Wide Open

Bitcoin price is diving and it recently broke the $8,000 support area against the US Dollar. The price is under a lot of pressure and recently traded ...