Tag: Cryptocurrencies

Patrick Byrne, the head of Overstock, believes that people will turn to digital currencies once our traditional financial system collapses like a house of cards. .
In recent times, governments around the world have charted a new course for cryptocurrency regulation, and it’s one that seeks to exclude privacy-focused cryptocurrency. Moving away from the complete banning of digital currencies, these governments are tackling two core issues: protecting investors and traders, and making sure that cryptocurrencies avoid becoming breeding grounds for criminals.
The cryptocurrency market, after reaching all-time highs last year, came crashing down throughout most of 2018. The downward spiral resulted in some cryptocurrencies losing anywhere between 90-100% of the gains made during the previous year.
A sure sign of growing adoption and institutional interest in cryptocurrencies is when major banks start to look at them more closely. The second largest bank in the US, Bank of America, was recently awarded a patent for secure crypto key storage indicating that its interests in the industry are still fully intact despite the.
In the last of Cointelegraph’s three part series on the history of crypto in China, we look at the apparent anomalies that govern crypto’s use, ownership, and legal status in the country. Next month marks the fifth-anniversary of the People Bank of China (PBoC)’s very first crypto regulatory intervention, with the issuance of its ‘Notice on Precautions Against the Risks of Bitcoin’ in Dec.
The crypto market has turned back to its conventional state with most of the cryptocurrencies moving sideways. The one-hour statistics of the market looks red again with the best performers of last week, including Bitcoin Cash [BCH], EOS, are approaching the bear’s claws.
A recent Bloomberg report concerning institutional investors revealed comments by Nikolay Storonsky, a former Credit Suisse Group AG Trader who now manages Revolt Ltd, which is worth over $1 billion. According to Storonsky, institutional investors do not have an appetite for digital currencies.
Cryptocurrencies drifted lower on Sunday, with leading altcoins extending a recent pullback from overbought levels ahead of what’s expected to be an active week for the market. The upcoming bitcoin cash hard fork, timelines for Ethereum 2.
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Litecoin has been trying to expand their reach and has received massive adoption lately, with the latest being used an integral part of the Coindriod game. The cryptocurrency game has raised a lot of eyebrows in the crypto-community due to its creativity and adoption of various cryptocurrencies in-game like Litecoin [LTC], Dogecoin [DGC] and Bitcoin [BTC].
The price movements of various cryptocurrencies have been filled with similarities in the last few days. XRP’s price recently moved upward from the $0.
Nicholas Merten, the founder of DataDash, the largest cryptocurrency Youtube channel with over 316,000 subscribers, recently noted that crypto will have “four major cycles” including the “Silk Road phase” from 2011-2013, the “retail speculation” phase from 2016-2017, the “institutional speculation” phase from 2019-2020, and finally the “crypto replaces fiat” phase from 2020-2030. According to Merten, blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies will “reshape the way we think about trust and money.
SmartereumAlibaba's Taobao bans cryptocurrency and ICO services on its platform – Sun Nov 11SmartereumTaobao, popular Chinese e-commerce site and a subsidiary of Alibaba Group, will ban the listing of services for cryptocurrencies or ICOs. The e-commerce giant updated its policy to “increase control of derivative services of digital products generated .
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After the bitcoin boom, cryptocurrencies went from being an underground phenomenon to the latest investment craze. According to Crypto…Continue reading on Medium ».
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Major cryptocurrencies are seeing mixed signals after a few days in the red, with Bitcoin hovering around $6,400. Sunday, Nov.
The cryptocurrency market has been undergoing a tumultuous run with the proverbial ball in the bear’s court right now. Popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and Tron [TRX] are all undergoing a bullish spike right now in an overall bearish atmosphere.
Opinion: Bitcoin [BTC] saw one of its most prolific bull runs over the course of its history during this time last year, pushing cryptocurrencies to mainstream attention and driving many economists to call it a bubble of epic proportions. With the cryptocurrency market as a whole worth over $800 billion, crypto-HODLers were at their ultimate […] The post XRP, Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and Litecoin [LTC] bull run last year started in November: The outlook 1 year down the line appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Gwnyeth Paltrow, a Primetime Emmy Award winning actress, prominent businesswoman, singer, and lifesytle guru, recently published an article about cryptocurrencies on her popular Goop website. Soon after people began leaving positive and encouraging comments on Twitter about the comprehensive article - which arguably serves as a pretty good explainer - news media outlet, TheNextWeb, released an article titled: “Gwyneth Paltrow’s ‘endorsement’ of cryptocurrency is a shameless ad.
Cryptocurrency exchange Zeniex has announced that it is terminating all services after South Korea’s financial authorities started cracking down on unauthorized crypto funds. The exchange is asking its customers to withdraw their cryptocurrencies before the end-of-service date.
Regulation has been a major talking point in the cryptocurrency sphere in 2018 – mainly due to the monumental crypto-craze in 2017. This has come to the fore in Europe, after the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) updated its policy on cryptocurrencies in October, which were initially established back in 2015.
The cryptocurrency market has succumbed to the bear attack with several coins seeing red across the spectrum. Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and Bitcoin Cash [BCH] have all started on a downtrend with the so-called crypto winter going on in full flow.
Is Blockchain Really Worth The Investment? 2017 was the year of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. These new technologies generated a lot of excitement among the tech community, and other industries, courtesy of its potential capabilities and early results.
US, UK And Japan To Update Tax Guidelines For Cryptocurrencies The wave of interest in the blockchain ecosystem across the globe is revealing possible flaws that were hitherto ignored. In fact, it is becoming increasingly clear that crypto traders and investors may soon start enjoying the perks of these tokens when it attains full immersion […].
The Central Bank of the Bahamas (CBOB) has recently released a discussion paper in which it outlines the regulatory framework that has been proposed to regulate cryptocurrencies in the region. .
The regulation of cryptocurrencies continues to be a talking point as governments and institutions look for clarity in the space. Regulation has been a major talking point in the cryptocurrency sphere in 2018 - mainly due to the monumental crypto-craze in 2017.
Recently, Tron (TRX) has had a gradual increase in transaction volume, and now the daily number of transactions for TRX is greater than that of BTC, ETH, BCH, and XRP combined. Some believe TRX’s transactions are coming from newly launched gambling dApps.
It is often said that the best things in life are free, however using your employer’s electricity supply to mine cryptocurrencies is never a good idea. According to Chinese publication HK01, a teacher at a School in Chenzhou, China, has […] The post School Employees in China Caught Stealing Electricity to Mine Ethereum appeared first on Blockonomi.
President Heine of the Marshall Islands believes that cryptocurrencies aren’t the reason for her upcoming vote of no confidence, Chinese interference is. Usually, when you put ‘crypto’ and ‘China’ in the same sentence, it’s not going to result in anything good.
  Friday, Nov. 9: crypto markets are continuing to see downward momentum, with virtually all of the major cryptocurrencies at least mildly in the red, as data from Coin360 shows.
The cryptocurrency market has started to recover gradually from a major pullback, which occurred following a substantial 40 percent increase in Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and a surge in the price of several other major cryptocurrencies. Over the last 24 hours, the valuation of the cryptocurrency market has increased from $211 billion to $213 billion, by […].
The cryptocurrency market has started to recover gradually from a major pullback, which occurred following a substantial 40 percent increase in Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and a surge in the price of several other major cryptocurrencies. Over the last 24 hours, the valuation of the cryptocurrency market has increased from $211 billion to $213 billion, by The post Crypto Market Recovers From Pullback But Bitcoin Momentum is Weak appeared first on CCN .
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Cryptocurrencies OAX, HOT, and XLM are worth looking into if you’re looking for coins with the best chance to outperform Bitcoin price in Q4 2018.   Small Cap Vs.
I spend the last few months building a Community-Driven Cryptocurrency Information Distribution Platform. Where the information distributors can earn FREE Cryptocurrencies! Last December at the peak of the crypto hype, people where investing their hard earned money left and right, without actually knowing what the purpose was of the cryptocurrency they invested in.
President Heine of the Marshall Islands believes that cryptocurrencies aren’t the reason for her upcoming vote of no confidence, Chinese interference is. Usually, when you put ‘crypto’ and ‘China’ in the same sentence, it’s not going to result in anything good.
Exchanges One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has begun providing a cryptocurrency payment service to a major online marketplace it refers to as “Asia’s Amazon. ” Korean users can use their cryptocurrencies held at the exchange to pay for purchases on Qoo10 using this service.
China’s position on cryptocurrencies remains unfazed as the country’s central bank released a paper which warns of bubbles in the industry and calls for the central government to sever its position even more. Pressure on Cryptocurrencies Continues After announcing that it intends to introduce regulations for blockchain censorship, China has taken yet another step to […].
Have you heard of… The blockchain? Cryptocurrencies? Digital currency Exchanges? Miners? Tokens? Smart contracts? ICOs? STOs? Blockchain…Continue reading on Medium ».
Changpeng Zhao, the co-founder, and CEO of Binance, spoke about the increase of Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and other cryptocurrencies holding on Binance and the possible catalyst for the price movements, in an interview CNBC Crypto Trader. The CEO stated that despite the bear slowly taking control over the cryptocurrency market over the year, the exchange […] The post Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum [ETH] holdings on Binance have increased steadily, says CZ appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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While trading well-known and established cryptocurrencies among the top 10 by market cap is definitely a safer option, those looking to make a profit often attempt to bet on the underdog. In the crypto world, underdogs are many, and any one of over 2,000 altcoins may be the next big thing.
One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has begun providing a cryptocurrency payment service to a major online marketplace it refers to as “Asia’s Amazon. ” Korean users can use their cryptocurrencies held at the exchange to pay for purchases on Qoo10 using this service.
China’s position on cryptocurrencies remains unfazed as the country’s central bank released a paper which warns of bubbles in the industry and calls for the central government to sever its position even more. Pressure on Cryptocurrencies Continues After announcing that it intends to introduce regulations for blockchain censorship, China has taken yet another step to.
One of the most prestigious gold bullion manufacturers and traders in the world is contemplating the issue of a gold-backed blockchain token to enhance its business operations, they hold the relevant licenses in London & Singapore and have been operating for decades. Gold-backed cryptocurrencies are constantly coming to the market at present, but this major … Continue reading "Major gold bullion manufacturer may issue gold backed token on blockchain" The post Major gold bullion manufacturer may issue gold backed token on blockchain appeared first on Oracle Times.
Ever since cryptocurrencies and other blockchain-based projects become not just a dark web twist, but a concern to governmental organizations, banking institutions, and regulatory authorities, things in the transparent DLT market have become more complex, unpredictable, and even controllable in some cases. If you'd go back to the years 2016, and 2017 and observe the … Continue reading "How Regulators Treat Cryptocurrencies in 2018" The post How Regulators Treat Cryptocurrencies in 2018 appeared first on Oracle Times.
The Co-founder of Ethereum, Joseph Lubin, recently spoke at CryptoConf about how we could move to next-generation IT infrastructures and trust minimized networks that will help protect peoples’ identities and allow new innovations like cryptocurrencies, self-executing legal agreements, and self-sovereign identities to be established. Lubin spoke about ConsenSys incubating over 50 projects, all of which would […] The post Ethereum [ETH] co-founder says, Self-sovereign identity and personal information should be fully under the one’s control appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Erik Voorhees, CEO of ShapeShift, spoke about Ethereum 2. 0, Vitalik Buterin’s influence over the Ethereum ecosystem and the real-life adoption of Ethereum and cryptocurrencies, in an interview with CNBC Crypto Trader.
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The UK Believes In Bitcoin –Says YouGov’s Survey of UK Residents Even though Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have had a bad run this year, there are people who still have faith in the crypto coin, and think of it as a good alternative to the UK’s present fiat currency. This was shown in a YouGov […].
For a technological innovation that ceased to exist a decade ago, the relationship between geo-political events and cryptocurrencies is somewhat uncanny. Whether it’s Venezuela and their controversial Petro Coin, the Marshall Islands installing a legislative framework for the issuance of […] The post Will Re-Ignited U.
The major future expectation of Karatcoin is building up a stable crypto community for the investors. Many cryptocurrencies have tried…Continue reading on Medium ».
MFChain is in essence an entire digital economy with a vision towards creating an infrastructure within the blockchain community which is supportive of all cryptocurrencies. This ecosystem will enable seamless transactions and development to take place and facilitate an entire support network to grow around the future of the MFMainnet.
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Crypto markets are continuing to see downward momentum with virtually all of the major cryptocurrencies in the red, and Bitcoin dipping below the $6,400 mark.  Friday, Nov.
Ron Paul, a retired US congressman and former Bitcoin skeptic, has called for tax exemption on cryptocurrencies. He claims that the move could help prevent an economic recession.
This year has been filled with negatives for cryptocurrencies, or at least cryptocurrency investors. Trading at insane prices towards the tail end of 2017, crypto values have fallen closer to earth, with a large majority shedding as much as 80 percent of their value.
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Da Hongfei, the founder of Antshares (presently and best known as NEO), believes that blockchains and cryptocurrencies are over-regulated in the extreme. In fact, he was recently quoted in a discussion with 8BTC as saying: In essence, blockchain can barely survive within the existing financial regulation system.
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Over the last 48 hours, since November 7, the global crypto market has lost $6 billion of its valuation as it dropped from $220 billion to $214 billion, while Bitcoin remained stable. On November 6, major cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ripple (XRP), Ethereum (ETH), Stellar (XLM), and Cardano (ADA) recorded large gains in the The post $6 Billion Wiped Out of Crypto Market in 48 Hours: Where to Next? appeared first on CCN .
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There is a common stereotype that governments do not support cryptocurrencies. This may be true for some of the nations (like China or the…Continue reading on Good Audience ».
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Regulating cryptocurrencies remain an ongoing debacle. Numerous countries attempt to do so through various efforts.
Blockchain is the transfer system used by most cryptocurrencies, including the first cryptocurrency (Bitcoin). As of late, different tech…Continue reading on Medium ».
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Bitcoin Press Release: Top eCommerce company MonetaryUnit has recorded substantial value rise in its digital $MUE token. The rise has been attributed to the fast adoption of its growing service, which now allows online buyers to use over 40 cryptocurrencies to purchase good with.
A lot of noise and FUD news was been said about the price movements of bitcoin lately. We are expecting bitcoin price to move up faster without considering the facts that the process of cryptocurrencies revolution comes in stages.
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13 of the 20 top cryptocurrencies are in the red, with Bitcoin Cash and Ripple losing up to 4 percent over the day. Wednesday, Nov.
South Korea’s lawyers are lobbying the country’s government to step up its action and expedite a legal framework for cryptocurrencies. South Korea’s lawyers are lobbying the country’s government to step up its action and expedite a legal framework for cryptocurrencies, Reuters UK reports Nov.
This post was originally published here The Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Wissanu Krea-ngam has called for more regulations on cryptocurrencies, local news daily the Bangkok Post reports Nov. 8.
Due to the consecutive positive change in the value of Cryptocurrencies towards the year end since 2015, many including analysts and investors have hyped this period as a turnaround time that will make them reap the fruit of their investment. However, some coins like Ravencoin (RVN) seem not to be in the box and they … Continue reading "RVCCOIN#TRON And 7000 Other Newly Created Assets Spike Ravecoin’s (RVN) Value" The post RVCCOIN#TRON And 7000 Other Newly Created Assets Spike Ravecoin’s (RVN) Value appeared first on Oracle Times.
All Cryptocurrencies want to be utility token and never want to be regarded as security so that they can maintain esteem integrity especially in the United States. After a pronouncement by the Security and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Director of Corporate Finance, William Hinman, that the regulatory body recognizes only Bitcoin and Ethereum are not securities, … Continue reading "Tron (TRX) To Bring In SEC’s Former Chairman, Aims At Contributing To Crypto Regulations" The post Tron (TRX) To Bring In SEC’s Former Chairman, Aims At Contributing To Crypto Regulations appeared first on Oracle Times.
At this time last year, the cryptocurrency market was gaining upward momentum at a rapid pace. Cryptocurrencies like Ripple (XRP) and Litceoin (LTC) were reaching new all time highs allowing  minimal investments to return huge gains.
As we are celebrating ten years since the mysterious Mr. Nakamoto published Bitcoin’s whitepaper, some of us are obviously beginning to feel that the technology behind cryptocurrencies hasn’t been able to infiltrate other industries.
The Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Wissanu Krea-ngam has called for more regulations on cryptocurrencies, local news daily the Bangkok Post reports Nov. 8.
Cryptocurrencies are a result of the Bitcoin whitepaper published by Satoshi Nakamoto on October 31, 2008. Nakamoto wanted a currency that is independent of the government or a central controlling authority.
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John McAfee, the outspoken and controversial crypto bull, is back in the headlines again. This time around he has revealed plans to run for the presidential office in the United States… Continue reading "Controversial Bitcoin Bull To Run For President In 2020 Promoting Cryptocurrencies" The post Controversial Bitcoin Bull To Run For President In 2020 Promoting Cryptocurrencies appeared first on UseTheBitcoin.
Supported by the 2 percent increase in the price of Bitcoin, major cryptocurrencies including Ethereum have demonstrated renewed short-term momentum. Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and many other small market cap cryptocurrencies recorded gains in the range of 4 to 12 percent, with BCH recording a solid 10 percent surge in value.
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