Key Highlights Ripple price extended gains and was able to move above the $3.00 level against the US Dollar. There are two important bullish trend lines forming with supports at $2.75 and $2.30 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair might continue to trade higher and it could […]
Archive | January 3, 2018
Websites and publishers need to be prepared for cryptocurrency miners slipping into ads on their sites, according to Israeli adtech firm Spotad.
Merrill Lynch, a major US-based bank that was acquired by Bank of America in 2011, has reportedly banned its clients from investing in bitcoin. An internal memo released by Merrill Lynch obtained by The Wall Street Journal read: “The decision to close GBTC to new purchases is driven by concerns pertaining to suitability and eligibility […]
The Blockchain Guild, a community fund set up to further bitcoin development, has made its first award. The project is designed to mentor the next generation of developers, in whose hands the future of blockchain technology lies. A number of major backers have given Blockchain Guild their support including litecoin’s Charlie Lee, bitcoin developer Jimmy […]
Key Highlights ETH price is surging higher and it recently moved above the $900 level against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bullish trend line forming with support at $890 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair remains in a super bullish trend and it is likely to move […]
Venezuela is looking for miners for the country’s national cryptocurrency, the Petro. The government has opened up a registry for miners to sign up to mine and gain access to the new currency. According to Venezuela’s president Nicolás Maduro, 860,811 young people have already registered to create the Petro mining farms. Also read: Venezuela Unveils Mining, […]
Dallas, TX (USA), December 29, 2018. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Con 2018, an international conference on blockchain technology that will be held in Texas, has been scheduled for February 22 – 24, 2018. And the host city will be Addison, a northern suburb of Dallas. It will be an opportunity for all involved in blockchain technology […]
Financial TimesBitcoin price is a distraction, says Glenn HutchinsFinancial TimesThe rollercoaster ride of the bitcoin price captivated many in the finance industry in 2017, but according to Glenn Hutchins, one of the biggest establishment names to ven…
Key Points Bitcoin cash price started a downside correction after trading toward $2800 against the US Dollar. There is a key bullish trend line forming with support at $2450 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The 100 hourly simple moving average is also around $2450 to act as a support. Bitcoin […]
Cryptocurrency volatility isn’t just here to stay, it’s heralding the chaotic change of the blockchain future yet to come.
After watching Bitcoin’s astronomical rise from $997.69 at the start of 2017 to the current value of $15,429.68, as of January 2nd, 2018, it is safe to say that many people have suddenly taken notice of cryptocurrency and are eager to buy Bitcoin for future gains. Bitcoin has made many headlines in 2017. What’s the […]
One of the Bank of America’s wealth management divisions, Merrill Lynch, has forbidden clients to invest in Barry Silbert’s Bitcoin Investment Trust. The news comes via a memo from the financial advisory firm last December which was seen by Reuters. The note was sent to around 17,000 brokers at both Merrill Lynch and their subdivision […]
Two major Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges have delayed their launches in South Korea due to uncertainties surrounding the government’s regulation. The regulators are currently working on a real-name identification system that will end the anonymous trading of cryptocurrencies in the country. Also read: Russian Cryptocurrency Bill Is Ready – Regulators Share Details4 A Bump in the Road […]
2017 has been a great year of progress for the space, we saw bitcoin rise to over $20,000 USD, while simultaneously attracting international coverage that captured people’s attention and curiosity. Meanwhile ICOs have raised billions of dollars, helpin…
Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)Egypt’s Top Cleric Declares Bitcoin Trading ‘Unlawful’Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)Egypt’s highest official of religious law, Grand Mufti Shawki Allam, called Bitcoin trading “unlawful” under Sharia law, online publication Ahram reported today. In the fatwa issued Monday, Allam wrote that Bitcoin isn’t an “acceptable interface of …Egypt’s Grand Mufti […]