Tired of Waiting for Bitcoin ETF? U.S. Investors Now Have Access to a ‘Soft’ Swedish Alternative

Tired of Waiting for Bitcoin ETF? U.S. Investors Now Have Access to a ‘Soft’ Swedish Alternative

An exchange traded note (ETN) that tracks Bitcoin and targets U.S. investors is now listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. As Bloomberg reported Wednesday, August... Details
Bitcoin True Mass Adoption Will Take Time Says Coinbase CEO

Bitcoin True Mass Adoption Will Take Time Says Coinbase CEO

Even though usage of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is steadily increasing each year, Brian Armstrong, the CEO of San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, believes that... Details
Ukraine Set to Recognize Cryptocurrencies as a Financial Instrument

Ukraine Set to Recognize Cryptocurrencies as a Financial Instrument

Ukraine moved closer to regulating Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as financial instruments after head of the National Securities and Stock Market Commission (SSMCS) Timur Khromaev... Details
Nick Szabo Casts Doubt on Bitcoin ETF Benefits

Nick Szabo Casts Doubt on Bitcoin ETF Benefits

While many commentators believe a regulatory approved Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) could boost prices of the largest cryptocurrency, blockchain pioneer Nick Szabo says it might... Details
Crypto Market Falls Below $200 Billion to a New 2018 Low

Crypto Market Falls Below $200 Billion to a New 2018 Low

Falling prices of the vast majority of cryptocurrencies have sent the total market capitalization back below $200 billion on Tuesday, August 14, with Bitcoin falling... Details
Ether Falls Below $300 for the First Time Since November 2017 Amidst ERC-20 Projects Sell-Off

Ether Falls Below $300 for the First Time Since November 2017 Amidst ERC-20 Projects Sell-Off

Ether (ETH), the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell below $300 for the first time in 2018 on Monday, August 13, reaching levels last... Details
Bitmain Pre-IPO Investor Deck Exposes Massive Bitcoin to Bitcoin Cash Swap

Bitmain Pre-IPO Investor Deck Exposes Massive Bitcoin to Bitcoin Cash Swap

As the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining company Bitmain Technologies is filing for an initial public offering (IPO) hoping to raise $18 billion on the Hong... Details
David Marcus Steps Down From Coinbase Board to Avoid Conflict of Interest

David Marcus Steps Down From Coinbase Board to Avoid Conflict of Interest

Facebook blockchain head David Marcus is quitting the board of directors at cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase with his departure most likely being a signal that the... Details
BitMEX Announces ‘ETHUSD Perpetual Swap’ And ‘UPs And Downs’ Products

BitMEX Announces ‘ETHUSD Perpetual Swap’ And ‘UPs And Downs’ Products

Despite recent bearish trends on the crypto markets, Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX has traded more than 1 million BTC contracts in a single day... Details
Binance Gives Sneak Peek of a Future Decentralized Exchange

Binance Gives Sneak Peek of a Future Decentralized Exchange

Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance took a big step towards becoming a decentralized exchange when it revealed a “rough, pre-alpha” demo version of its upcoming new... Details