Category: Bitcoin

Nouriel Roubini Tries to Attack Bitcoin by Saying Fees Cost $55, Fails

Global economist Nouriel Roubini expressed his rage against Bitcoin and blockchain while displaying his profound lack of understanding in the field. A Political Rap against Crypto Roubini was present at an informational hearing round “Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem” organized by the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, alongside Peter Van […]

Report Links 74% of Bitcoin Mining to China, Sees Threat to Network

Bitcoin, the world’s most sought-after cryptocurrency, could be at the wish and whim of Asia’s economic giant. A recent study titled “The Looming Threat of China: An Analysis of Chinese Influence on Bitcoin,” jointly researched by Princeton University and Florida International University researchers, suggests China’s mining scene has an overwhelming influence over Bitcoin, something that […]

OKCoin USA Will Issue Chinese Yuan Stablecoin, Says CEO Star Xu

The founder of Chinese cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin confirmed its US sister operation, OKCoin USA, will issue a stablecoin backed by the Chinese yuan (RMB). Xu: Stablecoin Will Be ‘Fully-Compliant’ In a series of tweets, Star Xu, who also founded both platforms’ parent company, OKGroup, delivered a highly bullish forecast on the future of the stablecoin market […]

Research: $20 Billion Raised Through ICOs Since 2017

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) have raised $20 billion since the start of 2017, which is $18 billion more than the previous year, according to a recent study by financial research firm Autonomous Research. The study dubbed “Crypto Utopia” explores the cryptocurrency industry over the past year, focusing on ICOs and the regulation to which they […]

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Wait for this Short-Term Breakout

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price has formed lower highs and higher lows on its 1-hour chart to trade inside a symmetrical triangle. Price is currently testing the bottom of the triangle and might be due for a bounce back to the top around $6,700. Price is nearing the end of its triangle pattern and […]

Markets Trade Sideways, Bitcoin Touches $6,600 Earlier Today

Tuesday, Oct. 9: Crypto markets keep trading sideways, with almost all top 20 coins by market cap in the red after seeing some growth yesterday. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is slightly down around 0.3 percent today, trading at $6,627 at press time. During the day, the major cryptocurrency dipped two dollars below the […]

Summer Capital and Black River Invest in Swiss Crypto Bank Start-up

Swiss startup SEBA Crypto AG has received investments from major firms like Hong Kong’s Summer Capital and Black River Asset Management.  Summer Capital Stakes in SEBA Crypto AG Summer Capital, an asset management company from Hong Kong handling upwards of $1 billion, has taken a stake in a Swiss-based start-up called SEBA Crypto AG. The […]

Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Tron Moving Monday Markets

Motionless Monday on crypto markets; Tron and 0x climbing well, DigixDAO dropping back. A very predictable decline saw markets fall back again over the weekend but only by a little. During Asian trading this Monday morning they have made small gains but nothing significant as total market capitalization is still below $220 billion. Bitcoin is […]

Famed Endowment Manager Invests Yale’s Money in Crypto Funds.

On October 5, 2018, an article published by Bloomberg stated that Yale University’s Investment Office, under the stewardship of famed manager David Swensen, has put an allocation toward Paradigm, a new cryptocurrency fund that has raised $400 million dollars. CNBC added onto the report by stating Yale had also invested in Andreessen Horowitz’s $300 million […]