Blockchain & Cryptocurrency News

  The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) used an emergency court order to halt a planned initial coin offering (ICO) by Blockvest LLC and its founder, Reginald Buddy Ringgold, III. The SEC said Blockvest falsely claimed it was...

  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...

  Could blockchain be a $7 billion business soon? Bank of America analysts think so and Amazon, Microsoft, and Oracle could be the beneficiaries. Blockchain technology is the early stages of development and adoption, but BoA analysts believe that...

  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...

  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...

  Coinbase continues to shake up the cryptocurrency investor landscape with the introduction of a new Coinbase Bundle that lets users buy a market-weighted group of Coinbase’s five available cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ethereum Classic. The new Bundle...

  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%,...