Amid Bitcoin Price Chaos, Industry Welcomes Two New Blockchain ETFs

Institutional investment is taking no notice of Bitcoin’s current volatility as two pioneering Blockchain exchange-traded funds (ETFs) launch Wednesday. ‘Profound Long-Term Investment Opportunities’ The Reality Shares Nasdaq NextGen Economy ETF (BLCN) and the Amplify Transformational...

Mark Cuban’s NBA Team Mavericks to Sell Tickets for Bitcoin “Next Season”

The NBA has hundreds of millions of fans all over the world, and at least some of them will soon be exposed to the mainstream use of cryptocurrency for payments for the first...

Ignite Engages Coinfirm to Boost AML Compliance During ICO

London, UK., 17th January – Ignite is pleased to announce its engagement with Coinfirm and its AML/CTF Platform. Coinfirm will ensure that Ignite will stay fully compliant with AML regulation during its ICO...

Start of Octoincoin Cryptocurrency! Octoin Project Successfully Keeps on Growing!

The Octoin project is happy to announce the release its own cryptocurrency OctoinCoin! The release is planned for the beginning of February 2018. Our Team has done really hard work so that the product...

St. Louis Federal Reserve Reps in Favor of Cryptocurrencies

Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis have recently published an article that emphasizes many of the benefits of cryptocurrencies. The article states “that cryptoassets are well...

All That Glitters! De Beers Launching Blockchain to Track Diamonds and Other Gems

Diamond industry giant De Beers is launching its own blockchain to digitally track diamonds and gems from when they’re first dug up. Few things capture the attention more than a glittering diamond. They say...

Ethereum Network Congestion Forces Exchanges to Halt Withdrawals

Scaling problems that have been sporadically affecting the Ethereum network have resurfaced. While bulls and bears were battling it out in the markets, the Ethereum blockchain was fighting to restore some semblance of...

Delphy Surpasses 200,000 Pre-Registration Mark for Its Predictive Markets App

Singapore – Delphy, a predictive markets platform, today announced that over 200,000 people have pre-registered to download its app, which will go live in February. In addition, the company also announced that the...

See Dick. See Dick Call Bitcoin a Pyramid Scheme. Wrong, Dick. Wrong.

In an interview with CNBC earlier Tuesday, former Wells Fargo CEO Richard ‘Dick’ Kovacevich denounced Bitcoin as a pyramid scheme. First, it was economist Robert Schiller calling Bitcoin a “bubble”. Then JP Morgan CEO...

Crackdown on Bitcoin Hits Businesses in Bali

Having issued a stark warning to “all parties” against any use of “virtual currency”, Bank Indonesia has now joined forces with local police to prevent bitcoin transactions where they are most likely to...

Bitcar Rolls into Miami for Bitcoin Conference

Miami 17th January 2018 – Blockchain company BitCar is showcasing its fractionalised peer-to-peer exotic car trading platform technology at the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami, United States. BitCar is a key sponsor of...

Crypto Bloodbath Leaves Coins Swimming in a Sea of Red

Anyone glancing at their Blockfolio app on Tuesday morning would have been in for a rude awakening. With every single cryptocurrency drowning in a sea of red, newcomers could have been forgiven for...

Venezuela Considers Selling Its ”Oil-Backed” Cryptocurrency With a 60% Discount

The advisors of the Venezuelan government have recommended that the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, be sold in private placements at a discount of up to 60 percent. 38.4 million petros, with a...

Despite Regulations, One South Korean Crypto Exchange Rises to the Global Top

Amid regulatory uncertainty, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit has grown rapidly, offering 121 cryptocurrencies and over 200 trading pairs. Backed by Kakao Corp, the platform is now the largest crypto exchange by volume...