Coinbase CEO, Brian Armstrong, has revealed that institutional investment accounts for 60% of trading on its professional trading platform, Coinbase Pro.
A young participant of the market called Bharat Patel from Indian state of Gujarat has committed suicide by strangling himself since he couldn’t pay his debt to the local policeman.
Goxtrade, a bitcoin exchange, has been accused of fraud and phishing due to the fake information on the team. The official source of the platform is banned by the CDN-service Cloudflare.
BTC has recovered and started to grow again on Sunday night, May 20. Due to the consolidation of the fundamental indications, BTC managed to regain the ground it had lost in the wake of overheating. The main altcoins have followed the leader and showed an increase.
Bitconnect 2.0, a project accused on suspicion of scam and violation of securities law, will enter the market again on July 1. Cryptocommunity reacted negatively to the announcement.
The software by Bloq Labs will easy the setup and management of ASIC equipment under commercial mining.
The operations are available with Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin on WhatsApp via Lite.lM, a bot by the blockchain startup Zulu Republic. The own native token of the project ZTX is also transferable.
Ripple’s escrow system reporting has several discrepancies with the blockchain data, according to Coin Metrics.
Пользователи из США с 26 мая не смогут торговать на криптовалютной торговой площадке Poloniex 9 валютами. Данное ограничение не коснется граждан других стран.
The Estonian authorities have signed the law toughening the requirements for obtaining a cryptolicense. Registered companies should adjust their activities in accordance with the law within a year; otherwise, the license will be revoked.
The steady growth of BTC has pushed the whales towards large transactions aimed at providing the security of the assets. There were 5 transfers of the kind this week. Whether have they affected the market’s fall or not is a mystery.
The trading floor Bitstamp recorded a 5000 bitcoin sell order at a price of $6200 when the real cost was almost $8000; it has resulted in the closing of longs at the cryptocurrency derivatives exchange BitMEX and fall of Bitcoin.
The airtime for the TV commercial which propagates to renounce gold in favor of Bitcoin has been paid by the company Grayscale Investments on AMC, Fox News и National Geographic.
As soon as the exchange resumed its work, CZ has announced the nullification of ERC20 held on the exchange's hot and cold purses.
For the last 24 hours, the altcoin has increased to 20% and to 55% since the beginning of the week. It exceeded the rest of the top-10 altcoins in regard to the pace of growth on April 16.
The research by Chainalysis has shown that 1/3 of all Ether are in possession of 376 addresses which hold the assets on their purses. A large transaction from such a purse affects the volatility of the coin.
Ledger CEO Pascal Gauthier told that the hardware purses enjoyed the unprecedented popularity among the clients of the affected exchange in the wake of the hack. He also noted that if the market goes on growing, the company will attract additional investment in order to match the security concerns.
The sum of the means in possession of Coinbase Custody has reached $1 billion, according to Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong.
United States crypto exchange and wallet service Coinbase has expanded USD Coin (USDC) trading to customers in 85 countries, the firm announced in a blog post on May 14.
The promotion of TRX and Dapp among 300 million people all around the world became possible due to the cooperation of the cryptoproject with the browser Opera.
The trading volume of Ripple has increased fourfold on the background of the two good news: Coinbase users can now trade Ripple and German citizens – the token-based exchange-traded notes.
BitMEX experts reported that the hardfork of Bitcoin Cash network went wrong and the chain of blocks faced problems.
Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled will not Stand Trial as Defendants in the Case of Illegal ICO Centra Tech
As the investors could not prove that the actions of Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled, Steven Sykes, and Steven Stanley contributed the acquisition of the tokens, the court decided to exclude them from the list of defendants in the lawsuit brought by the defrauded ICO investors.
The amount of funds controlled by Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) has grown to a 10-month maximum up to $1.42 billion. The inflow was 11,236 BTC in April, which is more than in four previous months combined.
Bitcoin, Binance, and altcoins are now increasingly often in online searches, analysts of Google Trends report.
CME Group reported record volume for its bitcoin (BTC) futures on May 13 as the cryptocurrency’s surprise bull market continued.
The updating of cryptopurses by DECENT has resulted in lowering the transaction fee by 80% and providing an opportunity to pay with the DCore’s tokens.
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Advisor for Digital Assets and Innovation Valerie Szczepanik stated that one needs to be a licensed broker-dealer to run an IEO with a US issuer or buyer. She also reported that a number of stablecoins fell under the law on securities.
Bitcoin was traded at the level of $3400 at the beginning of February; in the middle of May, it is traded for $8250. The market’s share of the currency exceeds 60% like it was in December 2017.
Cybercriminals from the groups Pacha and Rocke conduct a competition, trying to strike as many computers with the spy program for cryptocurrency mining as possible.
CEO of the blockchain startup NextBlock Global Limited Alex Tapscott will pay a fine of $148,000 and conduct three ethics workshops at Canadian business schools in accordance with the contract with the Securities Commission of Ontario (OSC).
CoinGecko experts have made a new system of ranking exchanges due to the complex method. The top positions of the rating are occupied by the exchanges with the maximum daily trading volume.
A number of major American retailers will give their clients a chance to pay with a cryptocurrency, including a stablecoin. By doing so, through the cooperating with Flexa, the retail chains are going to lower the non-cash payment fees and to increase the customers’ loyalty.
The institutional cryptocurrency trading floor Bakkt will launch a testing of Bitcoin derivatives with daily and monthly calculations in June 2019.
The project started by the technological giant Microsoft is called Ion. It is built atop of the bitcoin blockchain; it transfers all user’s data while entering a network via another one.
Перенесенное обновление системы Binance со вторника на среду затронет не только создание депозитов и вывод средств, но и остановит торговые операции на площадке.
The key purpose of the implementation of the legislation is a creation of a legal framework for adoption the “digital value rights” which will allow to tokenize further bearer bonds.
The bitcoin has updated the eight-months maximum, having overcome the level of $7000, at night on May 12.
In order to enhance the solution of using Bitcoin without an Internet connection, the companies goTenna and Blockstream have allied.
Using the blockchain solution by Microsoft, the vendor of aviation engines GE Aviation in partnership with the leading aircraft companies is going to trace a life cycle of the products and the component parts.
The sum of the funds that were stolen from popular trading cryptoplatforms since the establishment of the cryptoindustry has reached 1.35 billion dollars.
The experts of Canaccord, a company, forecasts the BTC price to reach $20 thousand.
Hundreds of Thousands of Euros in BTC and XRM were Seized by the Law Enforcement Agencies at a Time of Wall Street Market Closing
As a result of the international operation performed by Federal Criminal Police of Germany, the prosecutor's office and Europol on closing of the marketplace Wall Street Market, the six-digit sums of euro in Bitokin, Monero and Fiat were withdrawn and three arrests were executed.