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CFTC Demands Almost $2 Million from Illegal Bitcoin Pool Operator

In a case that has been developing over the past few months, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has taken another step in its actions against Dillon Michael Dean and his U.K.-registered company The Entrepreneurs Headquarters Limited (TEH). Dean, of Longmont, Colorado, who used Bitcoin to funnel his ill-gained profits, is charged with commodity pool operator… […]

Investor Buy Signal to ‘Make a Killing’ is the Next Bitcoin Death

An investment analyst has predicted the ‘death of Bitcoin’ articles will show the key moment to invest in Bitcoin. Following the ‘bubble popping’ over the last year, the analyst claims that this will be the buy signal for him and others to invest. No Such Thing as Bad Press Bitcoin has ‘died’ countless times according… […]

Tether Overtakes Monero and Dash as Investors Wait for Bull Market

U.S. dollar backed stablecoin Tether (USDT) has overtaken privacy coins Monero and Dash to reach the 12th highest cryptocurrency by market cap following a recent drop in prices. As crypto investors store more of their value in Tether, the amount of money waiting for a bull run to enter the market is on the rise…. […]

Bitcoin Is A Screaming Buy, Says Pantera CEO

Dan Morehead, the CEO of $1 billion cryptocurrency hedge fund Pantera Capital Management LP, spoke on Thursday with Bloomberg Television, pronouncing that Bitcoin “ is a screaming buy right now”. During the interview, Morehead disclosed that Pantera currently holds around 10 percent of its investments in Bitcoin, but the funds most prominent bet is on Icon, a project […]

Investors from 28 Countries Own Land in Norway’s “Private City” Liberstad

More than 100 people have bought land plots in the “private city” of Liberstad, Southern Norway. Its founders accept 27 cryptocurrencies. Deals have been sealed already with future residents from Brazil, Sweden and the UK, among other countries. They should be able to move in within two years. Also read: Bitcoin Payments Are on the […]

New York’s Attorney General Requests Information on the Operations of 13 Cryptocurrency Exchanges

New York State’s Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is requesting information from 13 cryptocurrency exchanges in attempts to improve transparency and accountability and help protect digital currency investors. The initiative is meant to complement a first-in-the-nation licensing protocol established by New York State’s Department of Financial Services that requires digital currency trading platforms and… […]

Pakistan’s Urdubit Exchange Shuts Down After Crypto Ban

Urdubit, a leading Pakistani bitcoin exchange, has closed down permanently. The news came after the central bank of Pakistan announced a ban on dealings with cryptocurrencies. The trading platform urged customers to withdraw their funds “as fast as possible”. Its team confirmed on social media its operations had been suspended due to the prohibition of […]

Noble Bitcoin to Provide Insured Cold Storage for Crypto Investors

A leading provider of cryptocurrency IRAs (individual retirement accounts) believes they might have found a solution to one of the barriers stopping institutional investors taking up positions in digital currency. Noble Bitcoin announced earlier today that they are going to provide insured cold storage solutions for clients. Is Better Storage the Key to Cryptocurrency’s Success?… […]