Cryptocurrency

  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...

  New research from CreditCoin shows 60% of those who do not own cryptocurrency wish they did but 44% say the biggest challenge is the difficulty and complexity of buying digital currencies. The report provides valuable insight into cryptocurrency...

  Thefts from cryptocurrency exchanges tripled in the first six months of 2018 compared with all of 2017 according to a new report from cybersecurity firm CipherTrace. The report shows that more than $761 million was stolen from digital...

  A new report by the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee urges lawmakers not to ban or ignore cryptocurrencies as they evolve and develop. The policy paper says that virtual currencies do not pose a threat to sovereign...

A Techcrunch analysis shows that more than 1,000 cryptocurrency projects have already failed through the end of June 30, 2018. The tech news site analyzed data from Coinopsy and DeadCoins, two cryptocurrency industry sites that review and track dead coins...