The Latest News about Cryptocurrency

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

Tether to File Motion to Dismiss Class Action Lawsuit Based on NYAG Claims
Tether has released a letter of intent saying that it plans to file a motion to dismiss the lawsuit that claims it manipulated the crypto market.
Stablecoin Crisis Could Wreck Global Finance, Fed Warns in New Report
The U.S. Federal Reserve Board on Friday warned that a stablecoin crisis could wreak havoc on the global economy and outlined the steps issuers must take to protect the status quo.
Criminal Case Against Failed WEX Crypto Exchange Points at Russian Law Enforcement
The formerly anonymous administrator of the cryptocurrency exchange WEX, which shut down last summer, has made some shocking claims about the fate of "Hundreds of millions" of dollars of clients' cryptocurrency in talks with Russian police.
Bitcoin Falls Through Key Average as Traditional Markets Hit Record Highs
View Strong performances in traditional assets and a lack of new reasons to buy crypto is suppressing BTC's price.
German Regulator Orders 'KaratGold Coin' Issuer to Cease Operations
The hammer is coming down again on the Karatbars ecosystem as German and South African regulators have taken separate actions over sales of a purportedly gold-backed cryptocurrency.
ConsenSys Strategy Chief Steps Down to Launch Venture Fund
ConsenSys chief strategy officer Sam Cassatt is stepping down to launch a new venture fund, Aligned Capital, with the backing of ConsenSys founder Joe Lubin.
Alibaba Denies 'Partnership' With Lolli, Highlighting Crypto Industry Pitfalls
The fissure revealed a common misconception in the blockchain industry.
Crypto Markets Turn Red While BTC Fails to Impress Below $8,500
Friday, Nov. 15 - Crypto markets are mostly showing red candlesticks, while Bitcoin fails to impress as it crawls its way below the $8,500 price point.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, and XRP prepare for a significant move
After surging to nearly $10,500 on Oc. 26, Bitcoin began consolidating between the 61.8 and the 50 percent Fibonacci retracement level.
China Is Poised for Another Crypto Trading Crackdown as Speculation Returns
Financial regulators in China appear set to crack down on cryptocurrency trading again after President Xi Jinping's praise for blockchain technology revived speculation in the sector.
Chainalysis Says BitForex Trading Volumes Could Be Fake
BitForex exchange could be faking its bitcoin trading volume, according to a report released Friday by crypto auditors Chainalysis.
As Bitcoin Cash Hard Forks, Unknown Mining Pool Continues Old Chain
A rogue chain has developed during a planned bitcoin cash hard fork, as an unknown mining pool failed to update to the new chain's software.
Crypto IPO Season: Race to Secure an Offering Heats Up
Most recently, SoftBank had to dish out a rescue package to the property company WeWork after its disastrous IPO bid fell apart.
Binance's 'Chinese Twitter' Gets Blocked for Unknown Violations
Binance's official account on China's major microblogging website Weibo has been blocked.
Blockchain Firm Partners With Cannabis Data App to Create Research Project
A blockchain-based data marketplace, Measure Protocol, and a cannabis-oriented survey rewards app, Broccoli, will jointly establish a research community for cannabis users.
Price Analysis 15/11: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, EOS, BNB, BSV, XLM, TRX
If the bears sink the price below $173.841, it will indicate that the sellers have overpowered the buyers and a drop to $151.829 is possible.
Bitcoin Price Diary: VET, XLM, TRX Double-Digit Gains
I am once again long on Bitcoin from $8,375 and have stopped out in profit from a position on Tron.Update on the Bitcoin positionI entered a fresh Bitcoin trade at $8,595 on November 12th. I took this position because I viewed a return to the previous trading range below price as unlikely and because there was a clear area of liquidity as shown by the green box shown below.
FinCEN Chief: US Will Strictly Enforce Anti-Money Laundering In Crypto
The United States Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Director Kenneth Blanco said that Anti-Money Laundering laws will be strictly enforced in the world of cryptocurrencies.
Why a token? BLOCKTV makes the case for their upcoming coin listing
The BLTV token the company will be issuing isn't your typical medium of exchange or staking token, however.
VeChain surges after rumors about a vaccine tracking system in China
The spike appears to be correlated with rumors that link the company with China's launch of a nationwide vaccine tracking system.
Ukrainian Railways Branch Caught Mining Crypto With State Power
In the latest instance of state employees mining cryptos at work, a unit of Ukrainian Railways has been caught red-handed diverting company electricity to earn bitcoin.
Nestle, Carrefour Extend Blockchain Tracking Effort to Baby Milk
Nothing is more important to new parents than the safety of their infants, and food giants Nestle and Carrefour aim to use blockchain to help appease that instinct.
Chinese VeChain Tea Traceability Platform Gets Official Seal of Approval
A tea traceability platform powered by VeChain received an official endorsement from the Shuangjiang county government at its launch on Nov. 13.
Hong Kong's New Criteria on Crypto Exchanges Actually Isn't Important
On Nov. 7, Ashley Alder, the CEO of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong, said at a conference that a new framework for crypto exchanges will be implemented.
JPMorgan Automates Derivatives Margin Payments With Blockchain Tech
Major global investment bank JPMorgan has developed a new blockchain-based solution for derivatives designed to speed up cash and collateral transfers.
Carrefour, Nestlé Use IBM's Blockchain Platform to Track Infant Formula
Retail giants Carrefour and Nestlé are now using IBM's Food Trust blockchain platform to track the supply chain of milk-based formula for infants, according to a Nov. 14 announcement.
Department of Homeland Security Awards $200K to Develop Blockchain Security Tech
The United States Department of Homeland Security has awarded Virginia-based Digital Bazaar $199,984 to develop its blockchain security technology, according to a press release, Nov. 14.The Department's Science and Technology Directorate made the Phase 1 award, as it explores blockchain and distributed ledger technology solutions to fulfill common needs across DHS missions.
Indian Parliament Will Not Consider Total Crypto Ban in Winter Session
The Indian government will not be considering a cryptocurrency-related draft bill during the winter session of Parliament as was previously planned.
U.S. Federal Judge Rules in Favor Bitcoin IRA in Case Against Kingdom Trust
A United States federal judge has ordered asset custodian Kingdom Trust to fully restore data access to all affected clients following the unilateral termination of customers' access to their own account information on Bitcoin IRA's website.