Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News

  A surprise class-action lawsuit hit JPMorgan Chase this week and highlighted the perils of purchasing cryptocurrency with a credit card.   The lawsuit claims JPMorgan assessed extra fees without notice and “stuck the plaintiff with the bill, after the...

  Tom Lee and his Fundstrat analysts always provide valuable perspectives on the cryptocurrency market. Today, it’s a brief bitcoin “history lesson” that investors should consider.   In this history lesson, Fundstrat looks at the 2018 bitcoin low of $5,900...

  Two infamous blockchain-pivot companies face delisting from Nasdaq after going afoul of various stock exchange guidelines and some questionable business and promotional practices.   Shares of Long Blockchain Corp and Longfin Corp jumped late last year as the two companies and...

  In Manhattan, JPMorgan Chase & Co has been sued for charging surprise fees when it cut off customers buying cryptocurrency with credit cards in late January and started treating digital coin purchases as cash advances.   The class-action lawsuit...

  The cryptocurrency market heaved a huge sigh of relief this morning and started the long road back to a return on investment for battered bitcoin believers.   Bitcoin bounced back by more than $1,000 in the past 24 hours,...

  The cryptocurrency market heaved a huge sigh of relief this morning and started the long road back to a return on investment for battered bitcoin believers.   Bitcoin bounced back by more than $1,000 in the past 24 hours,...

  Investor and former Bitcoin evangelist Roger Ver has made no bones about it. He believes Bitcoin Cash, not the original Bitcoin, is in the cryptocurrency of the future.   In an interview with Bloomberg’s Haslinda Amin at the “Bloomberg...

  Regulators around the world have clamped down hard on cryptocurrency, especially fishy ICOs and pseudo securities.   Why, then, is Japan so out of step with the global family of regulators? After all, it’s home to two of the...

  South Korea’s Bithumb cryptocurrency exchange announced the launch of SNS Pay – a P2P payments platform that lets users pay by social media networking sites and blogs.   Last week, it announced a partnership with Korea Pay to allow...

  If you thought you heard more than you ever wanted to know about cryptocurrency last year, get ready for blockchain business stories to proliferate.   So, what’s a nice chicken like you doing in this blockchain?   Kidding aside, blockchain is...

  According to Fundstrat co-founder and cryptocurrency analyst Tom Lee, the US mid-April tax deadline has created recent selling pressure for bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. He expects market selling pressure to ease up after the deadline for filing.   US cryptocurrency...

  The world’s central banks have wildly differing views on the world of decentralized cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. These institutions manage the most important economies and their currencies, money supplies and interest rates as well as oversee commercial banking...