Bitcoin Derivatives Firm ErisX Adds Cash-Settled Futures

Cryptocurrency derivatives platform ErisX launched cash-settled bounded futures on Tuesday, after seeing little interest from the market for its physically-settled futures. ErisX CEO Thomas Chippas said the company had released physically-settled...

Coinbase executed MicroStrategy’s $425M Bitcoin purchase in September 2020

Coinbase, the United States’ largest cryptocurrency exchange, announced that it facilitated one of the largest institutional Bitcoin (BTC) purchases in 2020.According to an official announcement, Coinbase was selected as the...

Bitcoin Entrepreneur May Bail Out Ailing UK Soccer Club

Jonathan Rowland, founder of bitcoin finance app Mode, may make a bid for struggling British soccer club Wigan Athletic. Source link

South Korea to delay new tax regime on cryptocurrencies until 2022

The South Korean government has officially postponed a new tax regime on cryptocurrency gains until 2022.According to Yonhap on Dec. 1, the planning and finance committee of South Korea’s national...

Authorities shut off electricity to Bitcoin miners in China’s Yunnan province

Local sources report that authorities from the city of Baoshan in the Chinese province of Yunnan are escalating efforts to crack down on Bitcoin miners, ordering electricity producers to cease...