Cryptocurrency

  There was a collective sigh of relief across the cryptocurrency universe when William Hinman, Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) Director of the Division of Corporation Finance declared Ethereum is NOT a security. Hinman’s speech reinforces the SEC’s position...

  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...

  Yale’s Nobel prize-winning economist Robert Shiller just can’t say enough bad things about bitcoin. Drawing a comparison with dinosaurs, Shiller said bitcoin could be extinct in 100 years. "Bitcoin won't look anything like it is today. It...

  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...

  Fundstrat cryptocurrency analyst Tom Lee says recent news headlines about government investigations around ICOs and price manipulation signal the arrival of regulations for cryptocurrency on the horizon.   Negative news stories about ICOs and cryptocurrency scams have...

  Today, Bloomberg published an article that shows just how challenging it is for business reporters covering cryptocurrency.   The story features a look by Bloomberg business reporters Olga Kharif and Lily Katz and how cryptocurrency scams targeted them personally...

  Love them or hate 'em, initial coin offerings (ICOs) are a cryptocurrency fact of life. If you want a really fast introduction and overview of ICOs, BTXchange.io has produced an infographic with a handy collection...

  The HoweyCoin is the latest in a growing lineup of ICOs scams with one difference. If you buy in, you’ll be getting scammed by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). That’s right, the new initial...