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‘I Don’t See What’s Going to Stop Bitcoin From Appreciating,’ Says Commodity Analyst

[Analyst Says I Don’t See What’s Going to Stop Bitcoin From Appreciating]A senior strategist with Bloomberg Intelligence says that he does not see what’s going to stop bitcoin from appreciating.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 20:30:56 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Billionaire Paul Tudor Jones Sees Massive Upside in Bitcoin, Like Investing in Apple or Google Early

[Billionaire Paul Tudor Jones Sees Massive Upside in Bitcoin, Like Investing in Apple or Google Early]American billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones has recently become more bullish on bitcoin.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 18:30:46 +0000 by Bitcoin News

SharkTron – DeFi Project That Implies Complete Autonomy

PRESS RELEASE.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 16:30:32 +0000 by Bitcoin News

CME’s Bitcoin Futures Rise Suggests Institutional Investors Are Starting to Swarm Toward Crypto

[CMEs Bitcoin Futures Rise Suggests Institutional Investors Are Starting to Swarm Toward Crypto]The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has become the second-largest derivatives market for bitcoin futures in terms of open interest.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 15:45:11 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Bitcoin’s Rivalry With Gold Plus Millennial Interest Gives It ‘Considerable’ Upside Potential: JPMorgan

A Friday note outlines institutional, corporate, and Millennial interest in the leading cryptocurrency.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 15:43:37 +0000 by CoinDesk

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Paul Tudor Jones: A Bet on Bitcoin Is a Bet on Human Ingenuity

A recap of an exceptionally bullish week for bitcoin and crypto as a whole.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 13:00:00 +0000 by CoinDesk

China Drafts Law to Legalize Digital Yuan, Outlawing Competitors

[China Drafts Law to Legalize Digital Yuan, Outlawing Competitors]China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBOC), has drafted a law to legalize the digital yuan and outlaw digital currencies issued by anyone else competing with it.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 12:35:04 +0000 by Bitcoin News

You Can Now Earn 200% on Your Investments With ETHx2.io

PRESS RELEASE.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 08:15:56 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Paypal’s Crypto Embrace: Morgan Stanley Says Move Boon for Mass Adoption, Critics Say Payment Giant Violates Crypto Principles

[Paypals Crypto Embrace: Morgan Stanley Says Move Boon for Mass Adoption, Critics Say Payment Giant Violates Crypto Principles]The entry of Paypal into the cryptocurrency industry continues to expose the divide between traditional crypto space players who are less enthusiastic and non-crypto players who endorse the move.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 07:15:27 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Voyager Digital Buys European Crypto Exchange Focused on Institutional Investors

[Voyager Digital Buys European Crypto Exchange Focused on Institutional Investors]Crypto-asset broker Voyager Digital Ltd is buying LGO Markets, a French cryptocurrency exchange focused on corporate investors.

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 03:15:14 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Prepping for Next Year’s Travel Rule: 25 US Crypto Service Providers Publish Compliance Solutions Paper

[Prepping for Next Year’s Travel Rule: 25 US Crypto Service Providers Publish Compliance Solutions Paper]A great number of cryptocurrency businesses are preparing for the upcoming Financial Action Task Force (FATF) rules toward cryptocurrencies, specifically the Travel Rule.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 23:15:46 +0000 by Bitcoin News

IBM-R3 Pact Shows Tech Trumps Tribe in Enterprise Blockchain

A new collaboration this week between R3 and IBM is raising eyebrows in the world of enterprise blockchain.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 20:45:16 +0000 by CoinDesk

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Pulls Back From $13K While Ether Falls on DeFi Cooling

Market observers were not surprised by an immediate but mild sell-off of bitcoin after it hit 2020’s new highs.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 20:44:09 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Release Kicked Back Until November

Researchers are waiting on a final audit of a critical crypto library before releasing the deposit contract, Ethereum Foundation researcher Danny Ryan said.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 19:42:52 +0000 by CoinDesk

FBI Investigated Extortion Attempt Over Allegedly Negative Ripple Videos

Ripple was threatened three years ago when the prices of XRP and bitcoin shot to historic highs.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 19:24:31 +0000 by CoinDesk

Mastermind of Alleged Billion Dollar Spanish Pyramid Scheme Arrested, Faces 16 Year Prison Sentence

[Mastermind of Alleged Billion Dollar Spanish Pyramid Scheme Arrested, Faces 16 Year Prison Sentence]The CEO of Arbistar the Spanish investment company, Santiago Fuentes, has been arrested and arraigned on charges of fraud, belonging to a criminal organization and money laundering.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 19:15:31 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Why Fiats Are Failing in 2020

From Brazil to Argentina to Turkey, bitcoin priced in local currencies is reaching all time highs.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 19:00:31 +0000 by CoinDesk

US Moves to Cast a Wider Net for Catching Money Launderers, Crypto or Otherwise

The Fed and the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network want to lower the threshold for reporting financial transactions and make sure crypto is included.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 18:35:47 +0000 by CoinDesk

Vortex Blockchain’s Registration Revoked for Failure to File Reports With SEC

The company had failed to file any reports with the commission since Dec.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 18:11:51 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ken Kurson, Trump Family Friend and Ripple Board Member, Arrested on Cyberstalking Charge: Report

Ken Kurson was arrested Friday and charged with cyberstalking in connection with his divorce, the New York Times reported.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 17:52:11 +0000 by CoinDesk

What It Means if Companies Like Twitter Are ‘Systemically Important’ to Financial Regulators

NYDFS proposals following the Twitter hack are a warning to everyone using centrally controlled "designated" platforms.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 17:42:15 +0000 by CoinDesk

Blockchain Bites: China’s Tether Crackdown, CME’s Bustling Bitcoin Markets, Kin’s ‘Active Development’

ALSO: PayPal is said to be in talks to purchase cryptocurrency firms including BitGo.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 16:16:38 +0000 by CoinDesk

Money Reimagined: ‘They Starve’: The Ugly Side of the US’ KYC-AML Obsession

Laws like the Bank Secrecy Act, which turns 50 this week, have helped stop money laundering and terrorism.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:31:11 +0000 by CoinDesk

A New Company Claims It’s Opening the Biggest Mining Farm in Russia

MineSpot, a company previously unknown in the crypto mining industry, is opening a 160-megawatt mining venue in Siberia.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:00:00 +0000 by CoinDesk

Proposed Chinese Law Outlaws All Yuan-Pegged Tokens – Except for Its CBDC

The new version will essentially also clear the way for the digital yuan to be the one and only official yuan-pegged token in mainland China.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:36:22 +0000 by CoinDesk

Active Bitcoin Addresses at Highest Since 2017’s $20K Price Record

Continued rise in network's usage could accelerate the price rally.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:20:53 +0000 by CoinDesk

Digital Ruble ‘Promising,’ Pilot Likely in 2021, Says Bank of Russia Chief

The Bank of Russia might launch its own CBDC, a digital ruble, after piloting the project at the end of next year, its chairwoman said.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 13:48:21 +0000 by CoinDesk

Kik’s Token Survives SEC Battle, No Barrier to Exchange Listings, Says Kin Foundation

The Kin Foundation says both itself and the Kin token have survived the recently resolved court battle with the U.S.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 13:02:37 +0000 by CoinDesk

First Mover: As Bitcoin Tops $13K, Analyst Explains How Blockchain Gives Clues on Next Move

Chainalysis Chief Economist Philip Gradwell tips his five favorite blockchain data points for analyzing cryptocurrency markets.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 12:46:11 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ripple Eyeing Move to London Over XRP-Friendly Stance, CEO Says

It would be "advantageous for Ripple to operate in the U.K.,” said Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse.

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:31:34 +0000 by CoinDesk