Research

  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...

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...

  A new report from Deloitte identifies five key areas for blockchain to develop before it's ready for adoption in the business mainstream. The report, "Blockchain and the five vectors of progress," examines ways to enhance the technological capacity...

  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...

  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%,...

  In the past week, the cryptocurrency market has dropped precipitously by 20%. That hasn’t seemed to rattle Fundstrat co-founder and chief analyst Tom Lee. “While many attribute this to “proof crypto is in a bear market,” rather, we...

  In 2017, the number of compromised accounts on cryptocurrency exchanges increased by 369% in comparison with 2016 and that number jumped to 689% in January 2018. New research by cybersecurity firm Group-IB shows the US (34.3%), Russia (10.5%), and China (5.0%) were the...