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Asian Asset Manager Focusing on Family Offices to Launch Crypto-Custody Solution

The Fusang Investment Office, an Asia-based fund management firm focusing on family offices, is planning to launch a crypto-custody service in Hong Kong, local news outlet the...

Blockchain Technology: It’s Incredible Capabilities And How They Change The Way We Live

Blockchain is blowing up our news feeds, and there’s good reason why: its ability to record and protect digital data will change the way we live in most facets of our life. While...

London Police to Receive Dedicated Cryptocurrency Crime Training

Government officials still express major concerns regarding Bitcoin. Most officials see this form of money as a tool for money laundering. As such, police forces all over the world...

OTC Trading Grows in Prominence, Supplanting Crypto Exchanges

The cryptocurrency space is increasingly becoming more institutionally-driven. A number of market developments reinforce this trend are reinforcing this trend: Goldman Sachs is exploring crypto...

Over 500 BTC Belonging to Iranians Seized by US Government: Report

According to the head of Iran’s Blockchain Association, over 500 BTC belonging to Iranians were confiscated by the U.S. government last year, and the number is still rising. He...

Bitcoin Price Analysis July 22

We usually update once every 48 hours, but we are doing a special day-to-day price analysis since Bitcoin is at a very interesting zone – encountering the descending...

Some Crypto-Mining Operations Are Not What They Say They Are

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining has become a very competitive industry, and the amount of processing power hashing away to mine these digital assets is truly amazing. However...

Baltic States Consumers Can Buy Samsung Products With Cryptocurrencies

South Korean consumer product giant Samsung (KS:005930) said it would start accepting cryptocurrencies as payments for purchases of its products, including tablets, laptops,...

NEO-Based Project Hires Former President of Forbes China as Advisor

Melvyn Goh will advise the employment-focused startup on business strategy and marketing.

Why All Investors Should Have Exposure To The Blockchain (QQQ)

From Invesco: Over the past year, it’s been next to impossible to avoid a conversation or news story on bitcoin. It went from a relatively arcane subject to possibly the most...

Bitcoin “Could replace Gold,” States Cryptocurrency Analyst

After weeks and months of stagnation, bitcoin prices have finally rallied and settled over $7,000. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are confident that the digital currency will not fall...

CME Group Displays Continuing Popularity; Reports Near 100% Growth in Quarterly Volume

CME Group’s Bitcoin futures average daily volume in the second quarter grew an impressive 93% over the previous quarter. In addition, open interest in its contracts exceeded...

Former Secret Service Special Agent Hired By Blockchain to Head Security

Blockchain has landed perhaps one of the best people it could to help secure its wallet. That person is a former deputy assistant director of the U.S. Secret Service. He’s...

Coinbase Enters Political Arena; Forms a PAC

Coinbase continues to make unique strides, and the latest is perhaps one of the most unique. The crypto exchange has formed a political action committee (PAC) to raise money to...

Bitcoin Cash Price: Short-term Gains can Push Value to $800 Again

Making sense of the cryptocurrency markets is always a trivial undertaking. There is no reason for these markets to have gone through a bearish segment this week, even though that...

The Weekly: New Regulations, Blackrock Probes Market, Coinbase Gets Into Politics

In this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief, we showcased stories about politicians trying to enforce their will on the cryptocurrency ecosystem around the world, thus...

Samsung Stores In The Baltic States Start Accepting Cryptocurrency Payments

Samsung has partnered with European fintech payment processing firm CopPay and shortlisted seven cryptocurrencies for payments. The post Samsung Stores In The Baltic States Start...

How I turned a passion into a 20M Dollar business

Every day, traders all over the world face the challenge of navigating the increasingly complex and unpredictable financial markets. The path to profitability can often be lonely...

Market Watch July 22

Bitcoin holders will finally be hoping that the coin is back on its journey to the top mark after a slight backward movement in the past 24 hours. New gains mean the prices are at...

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Has One Percent of his Net Worth in Bitcoin

Marc Lasry, the billionaire co-founder of Avenue Capital Group, whose net worth is estimated to be at around $1.68 billion, has invested $16.8 million in bitcoin. Bitcoin...

UK Police Top up Budget With Proceeds From Sale of Seized BTC

A UK police department has sold 295 BTC which they say were legally seized from a drug dealer. The court ordered him to forfeit his crypto stored in a hardware wallet. The police...

Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 22/07/18

The majors have started the day moving in and out of positive territory, following Saturday’s gains, with any range bound moves likely to weigh.

Anatoly Castella: ‘Ripple’s XRP is Not a Real Cryptocurrency’

Ripple’s XRP has always been subject to controversy and conflicting opinions. Many people see it as a cryptocurrency, albeit it cannot be clearly defined as such. Elpis...

China’s Crypto Millionaires Are Using Bitcoin to Buy Real Estate Abroad

China’s Crypto Millionaires Are Using Bitcoin to Buy Real Estate Abroad The chives growing in one crypto tycoon’s California mansion carry a hidden message. Guo...

Surrey Police Seize Bitcoin Worth $1.64 Million

Police authorities accidentally discovered $1.64 million worth of cryptocurrencies belonging to a local gangster in Surrey. The Surrey Police have become the first authority in the...

New BATM Supporting BTC, BCH Launches in Sofia

A crypto teller machine exchanging a number of cryptocurrencies with fiat, including bitcoin (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH), will be operational next week in a Sofia mall. The BATM...

Bitcoin Price Hasn’t Bottomed Yet, According to BitMEX CEO

Bitcoin (BTC) recently gained over $700 in less than 45 minutes, marking an increase of upwards of 10 percent. This has left a lot of the experts wondering whether the world’s...

Ukrainian Authorities Agree to Regulate Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies as Financial Instruments

In spite of the vibrant nature of the Ukrainian cryptosphere, digital currencies remain unregulated in the region. However, the situation is finally about to change for the better....

Indian Central Bank Makes a Case Before Supreme Court Against Allowing Crypto Use

India’s central bank told the country’s supreme court on Friday that “allowing dealings in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin would encourage illegal transactions.” Other crypto...

House Committee Attendees Express Contrarian Views on Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency is a hot topic of debate in different sectors. Government officials are now weighing in on the future of Bitcoin. This week’s House Committee meetings resulted...

Liverpool Aims to Become ‘World’s First Climate-Positive City’ Using Blockchain Tech

The Liverpool City Council (LCC) announced it will be using blockchain tech to mitigate the city’s climate impact, local news outlet edie.net reported July 19. A tweet from...

Crypto Insurance: A New Trend in the World of Blockchain

The rise of cryptocurrency and blockchain industry has brought along some new trends. Specifically, crypto insurance, and a large number of companies are getting on that bandwagon,...

Altcoins Are Dying

Anyone unacquainted with the cryptocurrency market might assume, casually reading the price of bitcoin in their morning paper, that the past seven days have been good for...

Celebs and Crypto: A Mixed Bag of Crypto Collaboration

In 2017, cryptocurrencies were thrust into the faces of millions like never before, as Bitcoin and numerous altcoins soared to breathtaking highs. What followed can only be...

Bitcoin Price to Drop to $1,000, According to a Nocoiner

Financial commentator Peter Schiff made fatalist predictions about the world’s first and foremost cryptocurrency, hinting that Bitcoin price will drop below $1,000 in the near...

Ethereum Average Transaction Fee Surpassed Bitcoin, But its Inaccurate to Compare

On July 16, 2018, the average transaction fee of ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, surpassed that of bitcoin. But, it may be premature to conclude that ether is lagging...