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Five Crypto Leaders Featured in Fortune’s 40 Under 40

Five prominent figures from the crypto world have been included in Fortune’s latest 40 Under 40 annual ranking of the most influential young business people, up from two in...

Basic Attention Token (BAT) Price Spikes on Upbit Listing

Basic Attention Token (BAT (LON:BATS)) is having another field day, with a sudden appreciation, adding as much as $0.10 within minutes following a listing on Upbit. The listing...

Ex-JPMorgan Exec: Blockchain May Be Key to Avoiding Next Global Financial Crisis

The former vice president of North American investment banking at JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) has said that blockchain “may be the key to avoiding the next global financial...

OTC (Over the Counter) Platform Exchanges — Cashaa the TrailBlazer

Many crypto companies aren’t aware at the start, but once they have concluded their ICOs, they are facing an uphill battle to sustain their momentum and that of the utility tokens they generate.

Credit Suisse: Square "Shaping The Evolution" of Crypto Industry  

Investing.com - Credit Suisse (SIX:CSGN) has upgraded Square (NYSE:SQ) and raised its stock price target for the mobile payments company, partly because of its foray into...

Bitcoin Eyeing $8,000: 5 Factors Pushing BTC Prices Higher This Week

Bitcoin (BTC) is within less than $400 of the $8,000 range - and as the price has shown in the past, a few hundred dollars could be vaulted within an hour. There are some...

CoinMarketCap responds to fake volume concerns, changes listing algorithms

CoinMarketCap, the go-to source for reliable information on cryptocurrencies and exchanges volume for the crypto industry, has responded to growing concerns for fake volumes and...

Holo (HOT) Soars 70% after Binance Announces Listing

Holo (HOT), the native cryptocurrency of the Holochain decentralized cloud system, leapt nearly 70% on a daily basis on Monday morning (UTC), marking the biggest growth among the...

Genesis Mining Retains Profitability as Hashflare Cancels Contracts

Genesis Mining, one of the most popular cloud mining services, retains its profitability in the wake of Hashflare canceling all contracts. Users of Genesis Mining still report...

G20 Forum Shelves Deadline for ‘Very Specific Recommendations’ on Crypto

Cryptocurrencies will continue to receive a broadly hands-off approach from the G20 until at least October, a meeting of the forum confirmed July 21-22. A summary of interim...

Nuls (NULS) Spikes as Binance Backs Mainnet Token Swap

Nuls (NULS), the virtual coin of a project for a commercial blockhain ecosystem, leapt nearly 14% on a daily basis on Monday morning (UTC), reaching $2.76, a level not seen since...

Indian Crypto Regulation Ready by September: Official

The Indian government is expected to issue detailed cryptocurrency guidelines by September, a senior official from the country’s Ministry of Finance reportedly said. Consultations...

NTT Seeks Blockchain Patent to Address Contract Signature Issues

The world’s fourth largest telecommunications provider, Japan’s Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT), has applied for a blockchain patent with the US Patent and...

7 Risks Of Cryptocurrency Investing And How To Handle Them

The risk associated with cryptocurrencies come in from many different sources. Here are the seven most important risks of cryptocurrency investing.

Meet DOJ’s Crypto Czar: Expert Take

In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover...

IG Token Switches to Airdrop after ICO Flop

The IG Token gave up on the idea of an initial coin offering (ICO) due to insufficient funds landing into the wallets and will re-distribute the tokens as an airdrop. The activity...

Augur (REP) Price Booms as Betting on its Platform Picks Up

The Augur (REP) project keeps showing promise, and its decentralized prediction market protocol adds users and may become one of the entry points for newcomers into the world of...

Bitcoin at 2-Month High After South Korea Regulator Reshuffle

Investing.com - Bitcoin was at a two-month high on Monday as South Korea reshuffled its financial watchdog and set up a cryptocurrency organization. Bitcoin (BitfinexUSD) was...

Pharma Scandal Prompts Calls to Put Vaccine Data on a Blockchain

Blockchain technology could help track vaccine data and help avoid safety scandals like the one currently causing uproar in China.

Bitcoin hits two-month high

Bitcoin hits two-month high

EU Study: Central Bank Digital Currencies Will Reshape Crypto Markets And Limit Competiton

Europen Union Study shows central banks coming together with their own digital currencies, i.e., CBDCs could mean an end of the journey for the decentralized digital tokens. The...

Bitcoin rallies 5%, building steam after a tough few months for cryptocurrency

Bitcoin continued its rally Monday, shrugging off regulatory and security worries that have dragged down cryptocurrency prices this year.

CryptoWatch: Bitcoin breaks $7,500, hits two-month high

Coming of its best week since early April, the worlds biggest digital currency continues to climb higher, opening Monday in the green.

Mastercard Secures a Potentially Game-Changing Cryptocurrency Patent

Could virtual and fiat currencies be transacted on the same network? Mastercard believes so.

Here Is How Ethereum Classic (ETC) Will Edge out Ethereum and Become the next Bitcoin (BTC)

What do you do when you have a disagreement in the crypto community and on the blockchain? You implement… The post Here Is How Ethereum Classic (ETC) Will Edge out Ethereum...

Bitcoin Cash Price: Uptrend Remains Despite Losses in BCH/BTC Ratio

The coming hours will be crucial for the cryptocurrency markets. Although the Bitcoin price is still in the green, a lot of altcoins are feeling the pressure. The Bitcoin Cash...

Exclusive: Bancor Responds to Hack–“Our Wallets Have Been Battle-Tested”

Omri Cohen and Eyal Hertzog defend the Bancor network's response to this month's hack.

Chinese Region to Shut Down 'Illegal' Bitcoin Miners By September

China's Xinjiang autonomous region is set to halt "illegal" bitcoin mining operations by the end of August, a government agency has confirmed. 

Ukrainian Government Backs Crypto Regulatory Idea

Ukraine has made some notable progress in the direction of regulating its cryptocurrency sector. The head of the National Securities and Stock Market Commission (NSSMC), Timur...

Malta Yet to Enforce Cryptocurrency Framework

Malta's recently-passed cryptocurrency regulatory framework has not taken effect yet, the island’s financial watchdog said on Friday. Earlier this month, Malta’s...

More Spikes for Bitcoin Diamond With Another 50% Pump

More Spikes for Bitcoin Diamond With Another 50% Pump FOMO Moments Crypto land is moving slowly; altcoins gaining today include Bitcoin Diamond, Nem, Bitcoin Gold, and Holo. Monday...

Bitcoin Price Hits Two-Month High as Dominance Rate Spikes

Bitcoin's rally to two-month highs has more substance than initially thought, the BTC dominance rate indicates.

Introducing The Ledger 40 Under 40

Meet the most important young stars transforming business at the leading edge of finance and technology.

IG Token Cancels ICO and Instead Offers Tokens via Airdrop

According to the company, the ICO was cancelled due to sufficient funds, however, media outlets are reporting the opposite.

Wirex Adds Ripple Wallet Promising to List More Leading Edge Cryptos in the Future

Wirex meets an increasing demand for the XRP token adding Ripple Wallet to the platform. Company's CEO Pavel Matveev provides his comments on the matter exclusively to Coinspeaker....