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CFTC: We’re ‘Diligently’ Working on All Crypto-Related Applications, Including Bakkt’s

United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is actively working to approve multiple crypto-related applications, including for Bitcoin (BTC) futures...

Bayer’s Agricultural Division Partners With ConsenSys-Backed Startup BlockApps

The agricultural division of pharmaceutical and life science giant Bayer AG (DE:BAYGN), Bayer CropScience, is collaborating with ConsenSys-backed Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS)...

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Binance Coin, Stellar, Tron, Cardano: Price Analysis, March 22

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The Impact of the Trade War on the Financial Markets

U.S. politics and the trade war that has emerged in recent months offer multiple trading opportunities, but there are 3 or 4 instruments that are highly relevant to traders. The most directly affected...

Bitwise Tells US SEC That 95% of Volume on Unregulated Crypto Exchanges is Suspect

95 percent of volume on unregulated exchanges appears to be fake or non-economic in nature, an analysis from cryptocurrency index fund provider Bitwise Asset Management has argued...

Swiss Federal Council Initiates Blockchain Law Consultation Period

The Swiss Federal Council has started its consultation period on the adaptation of federal law for blockchain development, according to an official press release published on March...

Mt. Gox Creditors to See Reimbursement Decision Within Days

Those affected by the Mt. Gox crash may see a decision on a reimbursement scheme “within days”, revealed the Mt. Gox appointed trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi in a recent...

Binance Coin Price Moves up Again as CoinFlip ATM Integration is Being Tested

In the world of cryptocurrency, there is always a lot of interesting momentum at any given time. As most of the bearish pressure has relented once again, the markets are trying to...

Bakkt Delay Due to CFTC Concerns Over Its Planned Custody of Clients’ Bitcoin: WSJ

Much-anticipated crypto platform Bakkt’s plans to store customers’ Bitcoin (BTC) from its Bitcoin futures could cause further delay on obtaining approval from United...

Western Union Partners With Stellar Collaborator Thunes for Mobile Wallet Transfers

Payments giant Western Union (WU) is partnering with Stellar (XLM) collaborator Thunes to enable WU clients to transfer funds directly to mobile wallets globally. The development...

Cardano Climbs 10% In Bullish Trade

Investing.com - Cardano was trading at $0.058639 by 10:15 (14:15 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Friday, up 10.23% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain...

CV Market Watch™: Weekly Crypto Trading Overview (March 15-22, 2019)

Bitcoin (BTC) gained positions above $4,000 and remained relatively unmoved this week, as altcoins continued to stage rallies, boosted by rising trading volumes.Nvidia Still Trying...

Japan: SBI Group Sets Up Spin-Off to Manufacture Crypto Mining Chips

Japanese financial giant SBI Group has created a dedicated subsidiary that will manufacture cryptocurrency mining chips, the company confirmed in a notice on March 22.SBI, which...

Tezos (XTZ) Rallies Against Market; $1 Price Possible?

Tezos (XTZ) moved against the markets this Friday, extending the recovery to at least compensate its ICO price, if not repeat peak prices. As of 8:00 UTC, XTZ traded around $0.78,...

TRON (TRX) Founder Justin Sun Gathers One Million Followers on Twitter

Justin Sun, the founder of TRON (TRX), recently posted a generous giveaway, and even to present a Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) in a drive that ended up increasing his followers. Now, Sun is...

Report Findings Highlight Fake Bitcoin Trading on Unregulated Exchanges

A recent Bitwise report peeled back the layers of Bitcoin trading and found that most bitcoin trading is faked by unregulated exchanges–a red mark on a cryptocurrency...

Major Crypto Exchanges Huobi Global and OKEx Launch Support for Tron-Based USDT

Two major crypto exchanges — Singapore-headquartered Huobi Global and Malta-based OKEx — have announced their support for the Tron-based version of stablecoin Tether....

Majority of bitcoin trading is a hoax, new study finds

Ninety five percent of spot bitcoin trading volume is faked by unregulated exchanges, according to a new study.

Bakkt Gets $740 Million Valuation But Investors Have Questions, Sources Reveal

Intercontinental Exchange’s to-be-launched institutional trading platform Bakkt has earned a $740 million valuation after it raised over $180 million in funding last year,...

Blockchain in Biometrics Could be Used in Travel Security, US Customs Rep Says

Using blockchain for biometric tracking would be the technology’s killer app in the travel security sector, according to a representative from the United States Customs and...

EOS Price Doesn’t Budge as EOSFinex Beta Release Draws Near

As the top markets continue to struggle for any real traction, it quickly becomes apparent today will not be the best of days for most currencies. The EOS price, while looking...

Ripple market update: XRP/USD calm after the storm; a reversal is in the offing

Ripple’s failure to sustain growth past $0.32 resulted in a trend reversal that broke past $0.31. XRP bulls are intentional in pushing the price above $0.32 hurdle. There...

Cryptocurrency market update: Bitcoin zooms above $4,000 pulling Ethereum with it

Bitcoin has been on an upward trajectory since March 12 when it found support at $3,800. Bitcoin bulls are working hard to form support above $4,000. ETH/USD is supported by...

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin reckons My fiat holdings are well under $30m

According to CryptoSlate, Buterin net worth comes to about $79 million. Alex Sunnarborg estimates that Buterin has received $49 million from the sale of 545,000 ETH from March...

TRON update: upcoming network updates and OKEx listing failed to support TRX/USD

Positive fundamental developments have little effect on TRX. TRX/USD is locked in a tight range. In the second quarter of 2019, TRON developers plan to introduce several major...

Ethereum overview: ETH/USD bulls don’t give up at $140.00

ETH/USD slipped under $140.00 again. The short-term downside correction to be followed by another bullish leg. ETH/USD touched $140.78 during early Asian hours, but the upside...

Introducing “Square Crypto.” Jack Dorsey's superteam to help improve Bitcoin

Square (NYSE:SQ) Crypto is a team which will work full-time on improving Bitcoin and crypto ecosystems. Dorsey is looking to hire upto four developers and one designer for the...

EOS price analysis: trapped in a triangle after flash-crash

EOS/USD is moving within a triangle pattern ready for breakthrough. Flash crash was caused by speculative orders. EOS/USD is changing hands at $3.77, mostly unchanged both on...

Bakkt bogged down in regulatory disputes

Bitcoin futures launch may be delayed once again. No one knows how to regulate the new financial products. Intercontinental Exchange Inc., ICE (NYSE:ICE) hit a brick wall with...