Markets

  A new Ernst and Young (EY) report paints a pessimistic picture of ICOs, showing 86% of the top 140 ICOs from 2017 lost value and 30% lost “substantially all value.” The most telling fact is that an investor purchasing...

  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...

  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 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...

  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...

  On September 12, Fundstrat CEO Tom Lee and his research colleagues said altcoins were ready to start a long-anticipated rally. Since the start of the “altcoin season”, the market cap for the top 10 tokens initially rose 24%,...

The cryptocurrency recovery was short-lived as the market capitalization of digital currencies shed more than $15.4 billion in Monday trading. Market cap dropped across the board with the biggest losers including Ripple (-18.13%), MonaCoin (-13.87), Siacoin (-12.32%), Status...

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...

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...