Cryptocurrency

  Malta has moved quickly to position itself as one of the friendliest jurisdictions for cryptocurrency and digital asset regulations and trading. Tax rates are as low as 5% and recent laws are designed to make cryptocurrency issuing and trading...

A report from Group-IB shows 14 cyberattacks on cryptocurrency exchanges resulted in a loss of $882 million between January 2017 and September 2018. Five attacks have been linked to North Korean hackers from the Lazarus state-sponsored group on four...

  Like every jurisdiction, Hong Kong regulators are trying to chart a course for the cryptocurrency industry and exchanges that encourage growth but protect investors. In a South China Morning Post (SCMP) interview, Carlson Tong Ka-shing, the outgoing chairman of...

  The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) used an emergency court order to halt a planned initial coin offering (ICO) by Blockvest LLC and its founder, Reginald Buddy Ringgold, III. The SEC said Blockvest falsely claimed it was...

  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...

  The law firm Chetcouti Cauchi Advocates, with offices in Malta, Cyprus, Zürich, Hong Kong, and London has produced a regulatory report and guide to 24 key cryptocurrency markets. The report “Blockchain, Crypto and ICOs - A Legal Review...

  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...

  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...