Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News

  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...

  With 1,600 cryptocurrencies now listed on CoinMarketCap.com, it’s nearly impossible for an investor to quickly buy, convert and sell more than a small handful of standard cryptocurrencies.   Bancor’s launch of its new cryptocurrency wallet allows users to buy,...

  South Korean consulting firm Saramin estimates 30% of salaried workers invested in cryptocurrencies by December 2017 and 80% to 90% were 20 or 30-somethings. With the cryptocurrency market the way it is today, it’s no wonder South...

  There’s a wealth of data and cryptocurrency information available for traders, digital coin lovers and stats junkies. Today, we’re taking a look at two key charts that provide a different perspective on the markets compared with the...

  Swiss researchers say bitcoin’s current $118 billion market capitalization could drop by one-third by the end of the year if it follows Metcalfe’s law.   That would put bitcoin’s market cap at an estimated $77 billion compared to today.   ETH...

  The new Stormy Daniels ICO launched today after months in stealth mode. The new Stormy Coin plans to raise $20 million for the beleaguered porn star whose real name is Stephanie Clifford.   Daniels’ lawyer Michael Avenatti said the...

  OTC Markets Group warned investors about 56 questionable stock promotions in a new program designed to flag stock promoters for improper promotions.   “Anonymous, paid stock promotion should have no place in the public markets,” said Cromwell Coulson, CEO...

  Massachusetts’ top securities regulator ordered five state-based companies undertaking ICOs to stop selling what it calls “unregulated securities.”   Mattervest Inc, Pink Ribbon ICO, Across Platforms Inc, Sparkco Inc and 18 Moons Inc were each conducting initial coin offerings...

  In his latest Fundstrat Global Advisors' client newsletter, Tom Lee makes a compelling case for buying and holding cryptocurrency. In short, he says, market timing is only for experts and rarely works whether it’s traditional stock markets or...

  [caption id="attachment_6018" align="alignright" width="254"] Cybercriminal mastermind arrested in Alicante, Spain[/caption] In a coordinated sting, Spanish police, Europol and the FBI arrested a notorious Ukrainian hacker behind $1.2 billion (€1 billion) of ATM and bank scams across Europe and...

  While ICOs are hitting turbulence, venture capital seems to be voting for blockchain with a three-month record of $434 million raised in Dec 2017 through Feb 2018 according to Coindesk data.     Bloomberg reports the VC support indicates the...