The Latest News about Cryptocurrency

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

Crypto Trading 101: Simple Charting Patterns Explained
In the world of crypto trading, recognizing patterns can yield more than insights.
How Crypto Reacted to This Week's SEC Bitcoin ETF Delay
The news broke on August 7 that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is kicking the can on its decision to approve or disapprove a proposed rule change that would let the Cboe BZX Exchange list a bitcoin exchange-traded fund.
Beyond the ICO Part 2: Regulation Breeds Specialization
There's no doubt that the shape of ICOs is changing-but what role will regulators play in the future development of the ICO model?
Crypto Markets See More Slump After Short Recovery Attempt, Bitcoin Holds Gains
Almost all cryptocurrencies are down by significant percentages, with Bitcoin being a notable exception among the top 20 market cap, up under one percent on the day.
Leaked Transcript Uncovers Fallout Between IOTA Leaders
A leaked conversation has revealed a serious fallout among the founding members of IOTA, pushing the project's most intimate workings into the public eye.
FinCEN Director: Agency Receives 1,500 Suspicious Activity Reports on Crypto per Month
Kenneth A. Blanco, director of the U.S. Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, has revealed that the agency has seen a surge in filings of crypto-related Suspicious Activity Reports.
At Bitcoin Cash Birthday Bash, Crypto Embraces the Strange
It might sound a bit nonsensical, but it was far from fiction at a bitcoin cash birthday party in London last week, where a circus-meets-gypsy-themed party gathered the cryptocurrency's local enthusiasts in celebration of the one-year anniversary of its first block.
Facebook's David Marcus Quits Coinbase to Avoid 'Appearance' of Conflict of Interest
Facebook blockchain head David Marcus announced he was quitting his position on the board of U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Friday, August 10, in a statement seen by various media outlets.
Beyond the ICO Part 1: Adapt or Die
In this three-part series, CryptoSlate will assess the current state of the ICO ecosystem, analyze the regulatory shift that is making the "Traditional" ICO model untenable and take a look beyond the ICO at the future of a decentralized capital generation.
Crypto Trading 101: How to Read an Exchange Order Book
It takes two to tango in the world of crypto trading, where a dynamic relationship between buyers and sellers is always on display in something called an order book.
Crypto Adoption Frenzy: More Than Half of Americans Familiar with Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum
The cryptocurrency market may be experiencing a sudden bear market, but recent statistics released by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants demonstrate that consumer awareness and interest in digital assets such as Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum is at an all-time high.
Binance Reveals Pre-Alpha Demo of Decentralized Exchange & Binance Chain Amidst Listing Fee Criticism
Cryptocurrency exchange giant Binance has unveiled a pre-alpha demonstration of its own decentralized exchange in a move that foreshadows the future of the crypto trading ecosystem.
Bitcoin Dominance Rate Hits 50% For First Time in 2018
Bitcoin now makes up 50 percent of the entire cryptocurrency market capitalization.
Thailand Open for Business: 20 New Exchanges Aim to Establish Kingdom of Crypto
Thailand's forward-leaning crypto policy has catalyzed rapid blockchain platform development, with the Thai SEC receiving 20 applications for new digital asset exchanges and more than 50 applications for token offerings since launching new regulatory framework in July.
Analysts: Despite Crypto Mining Decline, Nvidia Will See Increased Revenue This Quarter
Analysts polled by FactSet suggest that Nvidia will see increased revenue this quarter despite "Waning" cryptocurrency mining, Marketwatch reported August 10.
Report: Facebook Denies Partnership With Stellar
Facebook has reportedly denied entering into talks with cryptocurrency firm Stellar, Cheddar reported August 10.
UK: $2.5 Million Losses in Crypto-Related Scams Reported This Summer
British police have warned the public about fraudulent investment schemes involving cryptocurrencies, the volume of which has led to 2 million pounds worth of losses this summer, according to an announcement published August 10.
Japan's Financial Watchdog Publishes Results of Its On-Site Crypto Exchange Inspections
Japan's financial watchdog, the Financial Services Agency, has published the results of its on-site inspections of cryptocurrency exchange operators, Cointelegraph Japan reports August 10.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRON: Price Analysis, August 10
Bloomberg Intelligence analyst Mike McGlone believes that Bitcoin will plunge to last year's average level of $4,000.
Volumes Surge on Turkey's Crypto Exchanges as Lira Tanks
Trading volume on Turkey's cryptocurrency exchanges surged Friday as the country's fiat currency plunged to record lows on economic jitters.
tZERO Announces $270 Million Investment from GSR Capital
Touted as the world's first security token exchange, tZERO is a blockchain subsidiary of retail giant Overstock.com.
FinCEN Says It Now Receives 1,500 Crypto Complaints a Month
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network receives more than 1,500 reports every month from financial institutions regarding cryptocurrencies, a top official said Thursday.
Coin Center Updates Its Securities Framework for Cryptocurrencies
Blockchain advocacy group Coin Center continues to believes some cryptocurrencies look like securities by law, and should be regulated as such.
Tezos Foundation to Issue Grants for Blockchain and Smart Contract Research
The Tezos Foundation has announced it will be issuing financial grants to research institutions for blockchain tech and smart contracts development, according to an official press release published August 9.
IOTA Foundation Undergoes Overhaul After Founders Shut Out of Directors Board
The IOTA Foundation released a public statement August 8 in order to quell fears of a major disagreement among senior management after a transcript of a discussion between the founders and the Board of Directors was leaked.
China Issues First Tax Authority-Approved Invoice on Blockchain
China's first digital invoice on the blockchain has been issued in the southeastern city of Shenzhen, local news platform EEO reports August 10.
Crypto Unicorn Bitmain Weighs $18 Billion IPO, One of World's Largest
One of the most valuable cryptocurrency companies, Bitmain closed a $1 billion pre-IPO financing round on July 23 at a $15 billion valuation, nearly two times cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase's $8 billion valuation, reported in April.
Facebook's Marcus Steps Down From Coinbase Board
David Marcus is stepping down from the board of directors at cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, citing his new assignment at Facebook leading the social media giant's blockchain strategy.
Crypto Markets Attempt Recovery, Bitcoin Circles $6,500 Support
August 10: Crypto markets are tentatively holding gains today, as they stake their recovery from the week's earlier plummet.
US: Satellite Service DISH Adds BCH Payment Option, Moves to BitPay Payments Provider
U.S. satellite service provider DISH has announced it has added Bitcoin Cash as a payment option and migrated to the BitPay payments provider, according to an official press release August 9.
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