The Latest News about Cryptocurrency

Find the latest, and the most interesting, cryptocurrency news collected from around the net.

Bitfinex Claims 'New York' Customers Cited by NYAG Are Foreign Entities
Arguments that Bitfinex and Tether served New York residents through 2018 are misleading, new legal filings by the companies claim.
Tron's Justin Sun Postpones Lunch With Warren Buffet
Justin Sun's hotly-anticipated lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett has been postponed, the Tron Foundation announced Monday.
Price Analysis 22/07: BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC, BCH, BNB, EOS, BSV, TRX, XLM
Traders can wait for the price to sustain above $11,100 before initiating long positions.
Circle Expands to Bermuda to Offer New Services to Non-US Clients
Major crypto payments firm Circle will launch a new subsidiary in Bermuda in order to serve non-American customers of its trading platform Poloniex.
Domain Registrar EnCirca Accepting Applications for Ethereum Addresses
Domain registrar company EnCirca has announced that it is accepting pre-registration applications for the Ethereum website extension, ".
Swedish Crypto Exchange QuickBit Announces User Data Breach
Database issues at the Swedish digital currency exchange QuickBit resulted in a breach of sensitive user data, according to an official announcement published on July 22.
Uganda to Deploy MediConnect's Blockchain Platform for Tracing Fake Drugs
The Ugandan government has partnered with blockchain startup MediConnect to trace counterfeit drugs in the country, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on July 22.
CertiK Foundation Launches Security-Focused Blockchain
Blockchain cybersecurity company CertiK has launched its native CertiK Chain blockchain.
Ontario Securities Watchdog Settles With CoinLaunch, Pending Approval
The Ontario Securities Commission has reached a settlement agreement with the crypto firm CoinLaunch Corp as of July 22.
Bitcoin dominance makes new peak signaling 'altseason' could soon be underway
Bitcoin dominance over the market continues increasing while the interest for altcoins declines without any clear signs of a bullish breakout.
Circle Moves Exchange Operations Offshore With New Bermuda Office
Due to mounting regulatory pressures in the United States, the crypto company Circle is moving the majority of its exchange operations offshore.
Robinhood Raises $323 Million From DST, Sequoia, and Ribbit Capital
Robinhood, a trading platform for stocks and digital assets, announced a $323 million Series E according to a Reuters' report.
Domain Registrar EnCirca Starts Registrations for Ethereum Addresses
EnCirca, an internet domain registrar, is launching an ethereum naming service to provide domain names at.
Iran Legalizes Crypto Mining
Iran is officially recognizing cryptocurrency mining as an industry within its borders.
Blockchain Platform Enables Trading of Digital Assets in Mobile Games
A blockchain mobile gaming platform says it allows players to get the "True ownership" of their digital assets and enables "Secure trading" with other users.
Germany's Central Bank: Gov'ts Should Be Neutral on FB's Libra
Potential benefits of Facebook's Libra should be made possible despite the existing regulatory uncertainty and associated risks, Germany's central bank said.
Iran Recognizes Bitcoin and Crypto as an Official Industry, Says MP
The Iranian government's Economic Commission has approved a mechanism of cryptocurrency mining in the country, according to an announcement by the Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture on July 22.Iran's Economic Commission approves crypto mining 'mechanism'.
CFTC Probe of BitMEX a Result of Roubini Vs. Hayes Taipei Tangle?
Seychelles-based cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX is reportedly in trouble.
New Survey: 49% of Americans and Brits Don't Trust Facebook's Libra
Almost half of Americans and Brits would not trust Facebook in regards to its long-awaited stablecoin Libra, technology and market-focused news platform reported on July 22.Facebook's trust issues could hurt Libra project.
Robinhood Raises $323 Million in Funding Round Led by DST Global
Cryptocurrency-inclusive trading platform Robinhood has raised $323 million in a recent funding round.
Republic of San Marino Signs MoU With Blockchain Platform VeChain
The Republic of San Marino has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with blockchain application platform VeChain.
Bakkt Begins Testing Bitcoin Futures
Bakkt, the long-awaited Bitcoin futures platform from the Intercontinental Exchange, has begun testing the delivery of BTC futures, according to an official tweet on July 22.
UK Lawmakers May Probe Facebook Libra Over Privacy, Fraud
A parliamentary committee in the U.K. may move to probe Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project over fears it will wield too much power.
A New Platform Called AFOX Will Tokenize Media Buying Contracts
Parsec, an advertising firm, has unveiled a pilot program for offering options and futures trades and settling digital advertising contracts on R3's Corda blockchain.
Ugandan President Backs Bid to Tackle Fake Meds With Blockchain
Uganda's president is getting behind a project using blockchain tech to fight the problem of counterfeit medicines.
Bakkt Is Scheduled to Start Testing Its Bitcoin Futures Contracts Today
Bitcoin futures platform Bakkt is scheduled to begin testing its new contracts Monday.
Mercedes Parent Firm is Building a Crypto Hardware Wallet for Cars
Daimler, the German multinational corporation behind the Mercedes-Benz brand, partnered with European blockchain interface solutions startup Riddle & Code to provide an open car hardware wallet solution, the startup announced in a press release published on July 22.'Turn automobiles into future market places'.
British MP Wants to Probe Facebook's Libra
Damian Collins, a senior official at the British Parliament and known critic of Facebook, wants to probe the firm's crypto project Libra.
Indian Gov't Panel Recommends a Blanket Ban on Cryptocurrencies
An Indian government panel recommended a ban on cryptocurrencies, Reuters reports on July 22.Is India finally about to ban cryptocurrencies?
Palestinian Authority Considering Crypto to Replace Israeli Shekel
Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh reiterated that his government is considering using cryptocurrency as an alternative to the Israeli shekel fiat currency, English-language local media Al-Monitor reports on July 22.