Bitcoin

  A new report from cybersecurity firm CipherTrace says cryptocurrency thefts have reached nearly $1 billion so far in 2018. $927 million has been stolen by the end of September 2018, the company says, an increase of 250% over...

  A new study from Juniper Research is bearish on bitcoin and predicts that the value of annual Bitcoin transactions is expected to slide further in the latter half of next year. According to the study, Bitcoin has not only fallen...

The 2018 Global Cryptocurrency Market Report by Ibinex offers a comprehensive look at the current state of the global cryptocurrency industry. The report highlights key statistics, developments, innovations and other findings on the status of the international...

  Fundstrat Global Advisors is out with a report featuring new research comparing institutional versus small investor opinions on cryptocurrency markets as well as its monthly analysis and market predictions. Fundstrat interviewed 25 institutions and surveyed 9,500 respondents on...

  In February 2014, the infamous Tokyo-based Mt Gox cryptocurrency exchange was hacked and more than 850,000 bitcoins worth an estimated $473 million at the time were stolen. Today, those bitcoins would have a market value of more than...

  The OTC market is providing an opportunity for institutional investors to test the market for cryptocurrency investments. Analysis from Digital Assets Research and TABB Group shows the over-the-counter (OTC) market handled from $250 million to $30 billion in trades per...

Martin Chavez, CFO of Goldman Sachs, told CNBC that news reports earlier this week of the investment bank dumping plans for a cryptocurrency trading desk were “fake news.” That would also be news to tens of thousands of bitcoin...

Japanese financial and internet conglomerate Rakuten Group made its first cryptocurrency acquisition after studying the future potential for cryptocurrency in its financial services and e-commerce businesses. It’s Rakuten Card subsidiary acquired 100% of Everybody’s Bitcoin for an estimated...

Talk about a “moonshot” in the cryptocurrency world. The Q1 profits of eighteen-month-old cryptocurrency exchange Binance certainly qualify as a moonshot. For those few of you who don’t know, “moonshot” is cryptocurrency investor slang describing an altcoin or other...

Who better than Jordan Belfort, the “Wolf of Wall Street” fraudster, to offer up his opinions on bitcoin? The question is, does he know what he’s talking about when it comes to cryptocurrency? Earlier this week, CNBC interviewed...