Chinese crypto ban poses no threat to local industry media, sources say

While some major Chinese cryptocurrency-related publications seem to be shutting down, a number of local news agencies continue running by moving to social media like Twitter. China’s most recent crypto ban would... Read more »

In 2013, Wired destroyed the key to 13 BTC now worth $760K… to make a point

There has been no shortage of people and institutions that woefully underestimated the potential of cryptocurrency. Among the ranks of once-were Bitcoin naysayers is Wired, which destroyed the private key to a... Read more »

SafePal, Bifrost and Request Network soar after Bitcoin price hits $59K

Bitcoin (BTC) started the new month in strength and Dec. 1’s run up to $59,053 suggests that bulls are beginning to shake off the fears stirred up by the Federal Reserve’s taper talks... Read more »

Bitcoin fails ‘worst-case scenario’ monthly close for the first time, starts December sub-$57K

Bitcoin (BTC) has failed to hit the November closing price demanded by one of its best-known models — but its creator is not giving up. In a Twitter post on Dec. 1,... Read more »

Grayscale tells SEC ‘no basis’ to approve Bitcoin futures ETFs and not spot ETFs

Grayscale Investments has fired back a the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over the recent rejection of VanEck’s spot Bitcoin ETF application. The operator of the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) issued... Read more »

Crypto’s impact on sanctions: Are regulators’ concerns justified?

The use of cryptocurrencies to evade international sanctions from various international governmental organizations like the United Nations (UN), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, among others, has been a... Read more »

Bitcoin network settling an average of $95K for every $1 in fees

The Bitcoin network’s value settlement efficiency has been improving steadily recently, with more being settled for lower fees. Over the past week, the Bitcoin network has transferred or settled an average of... Read more »


The crypto markets and the global equity markets staged a strong recovery on Nov. 29 in spite of the uncertainty from the newly discovered Omicron variant of COVID-19. Long-term investors seem to... Read more »

Crypto is a hedge for 46% of Russian retail investors, survey states

Almost half of retail investors in Russia believe that cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC) are a hedging asset associated with stable income, according to a new survey. Financial publication has polled 1,000... Read more »


Bitcoin (BTC) and most major altcoins have been struggling to recover from the sharp fall seen on Nov. 26. This indicates that traders may be nervous to buy at current levels due... Read more »