Category: Bitcoin

Ethereum Futures: CBOE Chief Says SEC Decision Clears the Way

Georgi Georgiev · June 15, 2018 · 1:00 pm Following SEC’s announcement which separated both Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) from securities, CBOE’s President said that this could increase the chances of regulators signing off on Ethereum futures. The Market Rebounds On June 14th, the SEC officially announced that it won’t consider Bitcoin bitcoin and […]

New Coinbase Additions: Ethereum Classic and Crypto Index Fund

Coinbase dominated headlines across the space this week with a pair of significant developments. The San Francisco–based exchange announced on Monday, June 11, its intention to add Ethereum Classic to its trading platform and then quickly followed the news on Tuesday with the official opening of a crypto index fund.   Its addition to the exchange […]

Bitcoin in Its Dark Hours Still More Popular Than Beyonce

Google searches for Bitcoin have reportedly declined 75 percent through 2018, yet the leading cryptocurrency is still outstripping the famous pop-star Beyonce on Google Trends, CNBC reported Tuesday, June 12th. Bitcoin analyst Brian Kelly told CNBC’s ‘Futures Now’ that only during her Coachella music festival performance this April did the megastar briefly eclipse Bitcoin (BTC) […]

Tezos Co-Founder On KYC Demands: It’s ‘Not My Call’

Wilma Woo · June 11, 2018 · 10:00 am Tezos co-founder Arthur Breitman has said the decision to perform last-minute know-your-customer (KYC) checks on ICO investors was “not his call.” ‘Counter To Everything You Stand For’ In posts on social media following the news — which cryptocurrency commentators had previously forecast — Breitman appeared resigned […]

Mainstream Media Convinced Coinrail Hack Caused Crypto Price Plunge

Cryptocurrency users are venting frustration June 11 after mainstream media outlets reported the crypto market had fallen namely due to the hacking of a small South Korean exchange Coinrail. As both Bitcoin and altcoins fell June 10, sources including Bloomberg, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), Reuters, the Guardian and others claimed that Coinrail’s hack – […]