Cryptocurrency

  There’s no better authority to verify that bitcoin users are now speculators and not drug dealers according to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). In fact, Special Agent Lilita Infante at the US DEA told Bloomberg criminal activity behind...

  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...

  Fintech startup Abra recently decided to let customers buy cryptocurrency with credit cards. Meanwhile, Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup, Capital One, Discover and other major banks continue their policy of locking bitcoin and other altcoin purchases. It’s...

  The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX) officially opened for trading to the public following a two-month trial with 300 investor participants. “The launch comes at a time when the cryptocurrency and token markets are reaching a new stage of...

  San Francisco headquartered Coinbase may be ready for a breakthrough in bringing institutional investors into the cryptocurrency market. Earlier this year, Coinbase launched Coinbase Prime a service for institutional investors that brings together asset management services, venture capital investing,...

  Fundstrat Global Advisors co-founder and analyst Tom Lee says despite appearances, incremental steps in the market have been positive but the next six months are critical for cryptocurrency. Lee says the past weeks 17% gain the overall cryptocurrency...

  Wearing his trademark sunglasses, John McAfee led the usual wild ride during his interview/presentation at the Totally Crypto Summit virtual conference. McAfee is known for his anti-establishment views and his Hunter S Thompson lifestyle and persona. In recent...

  Facebook has reversed its ban on all cryptocurrency advertising and will now allow selective advertising of cryptocurrency products and services. On January 30, 2018 Facebook had banned financial products and services such as binary options, initial coin offerings...

  Barry Ritholtz interviews veteran Wall Street Journal reporter and cryptocurrency book author Paul Vigna. We’ve got highlights of this excellent podcast. Creation of bitcoin Vigna highlights Satoshi Nakamoto’s release of the original bitcoin whitepaper at the height of the...