Altcoins

Cryptocurrency market capitalization across the board has dropped to near record lows and analysts are trying hard to make sense of the persistence of the bear market. In the case of Ether, analysts are pointing to initial coin...

  Bitcoin and most other cryptocurrencies may be down this week, but a rumored plan to offer custody services for cryptocurrency funds by Goldman Sachs has some analysts excited. The custody service would reduce the risk of holding crypto...

  Billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Miller, chairman of Miller Value Partners, is bullish on bitcoin personally and in his hedge fund’s investment strategy. In a recent Bloomberg TV, Miller explained his views on bitcoin and cryptocurrencies: “It’s an interesting...

  The top 10 ICOs from 2017 have each returned an average 136,000% return for investors according to Crypto Finance Conference (CFC) analysts. This contrasts hugely with a Boston College report earlier this year which estimated that 56% or...

  According to a new Boston College study, 56% of ICOs fail within four months after their token launch. Researchers Hugo Benedetti and Leonard Kostovetsky investigated 2,390 ICOs that launched prior to May 2018. With results like that, it’s hardly surprising...

  Despite a small uptick in today’s bitcoin and cryptocurrency values, one day does not a recovery make. Fundstrat Global Advisors co-founder and analyst Tom Lee blames the 20% drop in bitcoin value and volatility in the past week...

  We forgive you if you’re confused about whether the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) considers bitcoin or other altcoins a “security.” Today in an interview on CNBC, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said some cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are...

  In the first five months of 2018, 379 ICOs have raised nearly $9.5 billion according to the latest stats from CoinSchedule. The market value of more than 1,600 cryptocurrencies now trading may be suffering downward pressure and growing...

  According to VC Spencer Bogart, investors should forget about altcoins and focus on bitcoin. In a CNBC interview, he said the growing number of use cases for bitcoin shows increased potential. One indicator is that most major banks...

  Goldman Sachs-backed Circle announced a new $110 million round of financing with some big-name backers including Bitmain, Accel, Blockchain Capital, Breyer, Digital Currency Group, General Catalyst, IDG, Pantera and Tusk Ventures. Even more important was the announcement of...