Crypto Markets Showing Signs of Recovery, While BTC Stalls Above $8500

Sunday, Nov. 17 — Crypto markets are showing mild signs of recovery, while Bitcoin (BTC) stumbles above the $8,500 price mark.Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360For the better part...

ConsenSys CSO Seeks to Raise $50M for New Blockchain Investment Fund

An executive at the Ethereum blockchain firm ConsenSys is launching a new blockchain-oriented investment firm, Aligned Capital. Sam Cassatt, the chief strategy officer (CSO) at ConsenSys, announced that the...

Ether (ETH) Looks to Break Nearly 2-Year Bear Market Against Bitcoin

This past week, Bitcoin (BTC) price had many investors biting their nails as the top crypto asset turned bearish and is currently fighting to stay above crucial support at...

ConsenSys Strategy Chief Steps Down to Launch Venture Fund

ConsenSys chief strategy officer Sam Cassatt is stepping down to launch a new venture fund, Aligned Capital, with...

Crypto Markets Turn Red While BTC Fails to Impress Below $8,500

Friday, Nov. 15 — Crypto markets are mostly showing red candlesticks, while Bitcoin (BTC) fails to impress as it crawls its way below the $8,500 price point.Cryptocurrency market daily...

German Regulator Orders ‘KaratGold Coin’ Issuer to Cease Operations

The hammer is coming down again on the Karatbars ecosystem as German and South African regulators have taken...

Binance Adds Support for Turkish Lira and Bitcoin, XRP, Ether Trading Pairs

Binance cryptocurrency exchange has added support for buying Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies with the Turkish lira through its local digital wallet partner Papara. The exchange unveiled the addition on...

What the CFTC Chairman Actually Said About Ether Futures and Ethereum 2.0

The Takeaway: CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert said last month that ether is a commodity, and he expects to see...

Bitcoin Price Slips Below $8,600 While Tezos Jumps 11%

Thursday Nov. 14 — Cryptocurrency markets are largely trading sideways, with Tezos being the only top-20 coin showing notables gains of more than 11%.Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360Bitcoin (BTC)...

China Walks Back Hardline Media Rhetoric Toward Crypto and Blockchain

Earlier this week, a story published by Chinese state-run media outlet Xinhua featured some pro-Bitcoin comments that referred to the flagship digital currency as being the world’s “first successful...

Winklevoss Capital, Coinbase Back $1.8 Million Round for Bitski Crypto Wallet

A startup making it easier for developers to put crypto wallets in their applications is announcing a seed...

Market Mostly Trades Sideways as Bitcoin Price Hovers Around $8,800

Tuesday Nov. 12 — Cryptocurrency markets are largely trading sideways with many changes among the top-20 coins not exceeding 1% on the day.Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360Bitcoin (BTC)...

Regulated Swiss Crypto Bank SEBA Opens Doors

Switzerland-based cryptocurrency bank SEBA has launched its services for professional investors and enterprise clients, according to an official news release published on Nov. 12.As reported, SEBA Bank AG (formerly...

French Central Bank Job Posting Reveals Digital Currency Program

The central bank of France, Banque de France, is seeking a blockchain analyst who will help the bank...

Stellar’s Plan to Win Global Payments: Play Nice With the Finance Cops

MEXICO CITY – There’s a mobile app approved by the Mexican government that lets 20,000 migrant workers in...

IDEX Claims Creation of ‘Infinite Scaling Solution for Ethereum’

IDEX, the decentralized exchange (DEX) responsible for over 40% of all DEX transactions, claims to have created an “infinite scaling solution” for the Ethereum network.1,000 times fasterIn an email...

Hopefully We Can Interoperate With China’s Crypto

Ethereum co-founder and founder of Consensys, Joseph Lubin, said that he hopes China’s Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) will allow for interoperability with public permissionless blockchains, including Ethereum.Ethereum is...

Bitcoin Price Hovers Under $8,800 as Top Altcoins See Minor Gains

Saturday, Nov. 9 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting minor gains on the day at press time, as Bitcoin (BTC) hovers under the $8,800 mark again.Market...

PODCAST: Kaiko’s Ambre Soubiran on Bitcoin’s ‘Intrinsic Value’

“One of the things I was hearing all the time when I was in the banking world was...

Could Blockchain Technology Prevent the Next Financial Crisis?

A central bank’s role is to manage a nation’s currency, money supply and interest rates. The United States did not have a central bank until 1913, when Woodrow Wilson...