Bitcoin News

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Distrust of the Bolivar Prompts Venezuelans to Seek Sound Money

[Venezuelans Dont Trust Their Currency - They Want Something Else, Says Activist]There’s a small team of committed researchers and activists called the Ryver Bitcoin Cash group surveying Venezuelans, and giving them educational resources about the benefits of bitcoin cash.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 17:50:25 +0000 by Bitcoin News

How Prime Brokerage Will Affect Crypto Markets

[How Prime Brokerage Will Affect Crypto Markets]Prime brokerage firms are coming for crypto in what’s likely to be a race of winner-takes-almost-all.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 14:45:18 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Hodl Hodl Wants You to Clone Its P2P Bitcoin Exchange

Hodl Hodl plans to make its software freely available so anyone can launch their own version of the peer-to-peer bitcoin exchange. 

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 11:09:59 +0000 by CoinDesk

You Can Now Prove a Whole Blockchain With One Math Problem – Really

According to Electric Coin Company research, you can prove the whole bitcoin blockchain in less space than a bitcoin blockhead, only 80-bytes of data.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 10:30:47 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bitcoin Price Indicator May Signal Next Leg Higher

History looks to be repeating itself in the bitcoin market, as a key indicator's bullish turn could mark the beginning of the next meteoric price rally.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 09:35:58 +0000 by CoinDesk

Nature Abhors a Vacuum: Why Trump’s Proposed Negative Rates Bode Well for Bitcoin

[Nature Abhors a Vacuum - Why Trumps Proposed Negative Rates Bode Well for Bitcoin]In a recent tweet, U.S.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 08:45:18 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Crypto Facilitates Money Transfer for Restricted China

[Crypto Facilitates Money Transfer for Restricted China]Crypto is not illegal in China, but it is illegal for banks and financial institutions to deal in crypto.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 03:00:06 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Local.Bitcoin.com Gathers 56K Accounts and $200M Worth of Trades Initiated

[Local.Bitcoin.com Gathers 56K Accounts and $200M Worth of Trades Initiated]Three months ago, Bitcoin.com launched its over-the-counter BCH marketplace on June 4.

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:00:36 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Largest Bitcoin ATM Network Coinme Raises New Funding from Ripple’s Xpring 

Coinme, which provides kiosks and ATMs for digital currencies, raised $1.5 million in a Series A-1 financing round that included Ripple’s subsidiary Xpring and Blockchain Finance Fund, the company said.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 23:13:12 +0000 by CoinDesk

Big Banks Won’t Touch Crypto Clients – But These Smaller Banks Will

[Catering to Crypto Clients, Small Banks Embrace an Opportunity Big Players Are Missing Out On]Cryptocurrencies undoubtedly bring new business opportunities.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 20:00:40 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Tagomi Rollout Paves Way for Institutional Crypto Shorting

Crypto brokerage Tagomi released its borrowing and lending platform to the wider public, enabling investors to short cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 17:14:04 +0000 by CoinDesk

Facebook’s Libra Pushes Back at Claims Project Is Threat to Financial Stability

The head of the Facebook-led Libra Association has responded to claims that the cryptocurrency project threatens financial stability.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:58:40 +0000 by CoinDesk

Rebranded TrueDigital Partners for ‘Imminent’ Bitcoin Derivatives Launch

Tassat, formerly trueDigital, has teamed up with AlgoTrader to provide institutional traders access to its soon-to-launch bitcoin swaps contracts.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:00:58 +0000 by CoinDesk

BlockFi Drops Minimum and Fees on Interest Bearing Crypto Accounts

Minimum deposits have been dropped on BlockFi's Interest Bearing Accounts for bitcoin, ethereum and the gemini dollar.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:00:38 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bitcoin Eyes Move to $10,950 Hurdle After Price Breakout

After a breakout on the 4-hour chart brought back the bull mood, bitcoin is eyeing a move to key resistance at $10,956.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 11:00:44 +0000 by CoinDesk

Review: Coinfinity’s Card Wallet Provides Tamper-Proof Cold Storage

[Review: Coinfinity’s Card Wallet Will Securely Store Your Crypto Offline]Outside of exchanges, few cryptocurrency industries are as prosperous as custody.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:02:31 +0000 by Bitcoin News

CME’s Bitcoin Index Provider Wins First EU Crypto Benchmark License

The U.K FCA has authorized CF Benchmarks as a Benchmark Administrator under EU regulation coming into effect in January.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:00:13 +0000 by CoinDesk

Cybercriminals Selling Hacked Fiat Money for Bitcoin at 10% of Its Value

Dark market sellers are offering fiat cash for bitcoin at heavily discounted prices, but there's a catch.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:15:21 +0000 by CoinDesk

tZERO Partners With Media Company to Tokenize Film Financing

Overstock’s security token subsidiary tZERO has announced a partnership with media startup BLOQ FLIX to tokenize film financing.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:00:54 +0000 by CoinDesk

Investing Platform BnkToTheFuture to Enable Security Token Offerings

BnkToTheFuture, a fundraising platform for fintech and blockchain companies, is gearing up to enable security token offerings (STOs).

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:00:43 +0000 by CoinDesk

North Korea to Hold Its Second Crypto Conference, Telegraphing Openness

As it conducts one missile test after the next, the pariah state issues a welcome to the crypto community.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 06:00:31 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bitcoin.com Looks to List BCH Futures on CFTC-Approved Exchange

Bitcoin.com is in talks to list a bitcoin cash futures contract on a regulated exchange, a company representative told Bloomberg.

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 02:50:07 +0000 by CoinDesk

CME Files to Double Monthly Bitcoin Futures Open Position Limit to 10K BTC

CME Group wants to double the maximum number of bitcoin futures contracts traders can buy for each month.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 22:43:28 +0000 by CoinDesk

$2 Billion Lost in Mt. Gox Bitcoin Hack Can Be Recovered, Lawyer Claims

A Russian law firm says it can help Mt Gox creditors recover up to $2 billion worth of bitcoins stolen in the 2014 hack.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:45:07 +0000 by CoinDesk

Zelle Co-Founder Takes Over Stellar Startup as Ludwin Joins Spin-Out

Adam Ludwin is stepping down as CEO of Interstellar to head a new spin-out.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 19:00:04 +0000 by CoinDesk

PR: Sportsbet.io and Watford FC Drive Bitcoin Awareness

[PR: Sportsbet.io & Watford FC Drive Bitcoin Awareness]The Bitcoin logo (₿) will appear on the shirt sleeve of Premier League football club Watford this season, as part of an educational drive led by the innovative sports betting brand Sportsbet.io.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 17:30:55 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Developer Reveals Token Reward Platform Fueled by Bitcoin Cash

[Developer Reveals a Token Reward Platform Fueled by Bitcoin Cash]There’s a new crypto platform called Honeypoints that just released for beta testing on Apple’s Testflight.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 17:30:26 +0000 by Bitcoin News

CryptoKitties Creator Raises $11 Million from Warner, A16z to Launch Blockchain

Warner Music is collaborating with Dapper Labs (the company behind CryptoKitties) to create a new blockchain called Flow.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 17:00:42 +0000 by CoinDesk

Russia’s Largest Bank Buys $15 Million in Debt Using Hyperledger Blockchain

Sberbank, Russia's largest bank, bought about $15 million worth of accounts receivable from commodity giant Trafigura using a Hyperledger blockchain.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 15:15:04 +0000 by CoinDesk

Crypto’s Forgotten Altcoins Re-Emerge: A Look at What’s Happening

[Cryptos Forgotten Altcoins Re-Emerge: A Look at Whats Happening]During the crypto bull market of 2017, everybody was happy.

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:30:19 +0000 by Bitcoin News