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December 10, 2019

Bakkt to Launch Options Contracts for Bitcoin Futures Today

In what could be yet another feather in its crown, US-based Bakkt is launching CFTC-regulated options contracts for Bitcoin futures today. Bakkt’s options contracts come close […]
December 10, 2019

Why Binance vs. The Block Is More Important Than You Think

The recent controversy around The Block’s reports alleging Binance had an office in Shanghai that was shut down following a police raid dominated social media attention […]
December 9, 2019

Bitcoin Price Mimics Mid-2018: Could It Fall to $3,000 Again?

Over the weekend, stagnancy in the Bitcoin trade continued as interim highs were reached only to be lost later. The Bitcoin price broke through resistances at […]
December 9, 2019

NYDIG Gets Greenlight From SEC to Offer Cash-settled Bitcoin Futures

A year after obtaining a BitLicense to operate a cryptocurrency-related business, the New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG) has received the greenlight from the United States […]
December 9, 2019

Coinbase vs. Binance: The Race for Dominance

Two of the largest crypto exchanges in the world are now branching out to provide a plethora of other services within the cryptocurrency ecosystem. From staking […]
December 7, 2019

Bitcoin Price Could Drop to $6,900 Before Bulls Take Over

Bitcoin has begun a period of consolidation after a volatile week, trading between $7,200 and $7,500 over the last 3 days as it searches for liquidity […]
December 7, 2019

Decentralized Stablecoins Can Eat Into Traditional Finance

One of the biggest concerns of central banks and financial regulators is the impact stablecoins can have on the economy. In their opinion, having a private, […]
December 7, 2019

South Africa to Introduce New Rules Regarding Use of Cryptocurrency

In an attempt to deter its population from evading currency control, the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will soon introduce new rules regarding the use of […]
December 7, 2019

EU Reiterates Tough Stance Against Private Digital Currencies Like Libra

The European Union (EU) has reiterated its tough stance against private digital currencies like Libra, which is proposed to be launched by Facebook in the middle […]
December 6, 2019

Bitcoin Price Moves Up to $7,400 but Stagnancy Continues

BTC/USD Price Analysis – 5th Dec. The day started with Bitcoin trading at around $7,327. The price dropped quickly to around $7,270 moments later, followed by […]
December 10, 2019

Bakkt to Launch Options Contracts for Bitcoin Futures Today

In what could be yet another feather in its crown, US-based Bakkt is launching CFTC-regulated options contracts for Bitcoin futures today. Bakkt’s options contracts come close […]
December 9, 2019

Bitcoin Price Mimics Mid-2018: Could It Fall to $3,000 Again?

Over the weekend, stagnancy in the Bitcoin trade continued as interim highs were reached only to be lost later. The Bitcoin price broke through resistances at […]
December 9, 2019

NYDIG Gets Greenlight From SEC to Offer Cash-settled Bitcoin Futures

A year after obtaining a BitLicense to operate a cryptocurrency-related business, the New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG) has received the greenlight from the United States […]
December 5, 2019

“Save the Children” Joins List of Organizations Accepting Cryptocurrency

First the Alcor Life Extension Foundation, then UNICEF, and now Save the Children. The list of organizations accepting cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash is increasing. […]
December 4, 2019

Cryptocurrency Debit Cards Launched in Japan

A debit card with both the traditional features of a debit card as well as the security of a blockchain wallet? Yes, you read it right. […]
December 3, 2019

German Parliament Passes Bill to Allow Banks to Buy, Sell and Store Digital Assets

In a pioneering attempt to allow its banks to buy, hold and sell Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, German lawmakers have passed a bill which amends a […]
December 3, 2019

US Lawmakers to Classify Stablecoins As Securities; Libra on a Sticky Wicket

It seems the controversy and opposition surrounding Libra are far from over. The latest issue on the table is a bill called the “Managed Stablecoins Are […]
November 30, 2019

China’s Digital Currency, Not Libra, Can Pose a Threat to the Hegemony of the US Dollar: Rogoff

Kenneth S. Rogoff, the former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and professor of Economics and Public Policy at Harvard University, has warned the […]
November 30, 2019

How to Get the Best Out of Your Cryptocurrency Investments

It’s almost 2 years since Bitcoin’s meteoric rise to $20,000 in December 2017. The historic rally grabbed eyeballs all around the world as Bitcoin announced itself […]