October 21st, 201817
Producer DJ Khaled and boxer Floyd Mayweather have allegedly been sued over their involvement as celebrity endorsers with the Centra Tech cryptocurrency scam.
An exclusive report from TMZ said boxer Floyd Mayweather and well-known producer DJ Khaled are involved with a lawsuit claiming they participated in the Centra Tech...
October 18th, 20186
The U.S. SEC has created the Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology which will focus on fintech-related issues, including DLT and cryptocurrencies.
The FinHub will be run by Valerie A. Szczepanik, Senior Advisor for Digital Assets and Innovation and Associate Director in the SEC's Division of Corporation Finance....
October 17th, 201828
Speculation is rife that people are selling Tether in exchange for Bitcoin. This has led to Bitcoin trading at around a $300 premium on the Bitfinex exchange.
Those using the Bitfinex exchange are finding that Bitcoin is trading at roughly a $300 premium compared to other exchanges.
Many believe the price upswing is because...
October 17th, 201828
Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has sold over 1.3 million units as of this month, the company revealed in a blog post October 10.
Wallet Manufacturers Target The Millions
Discussing whether or not cryptocurrency investors “need” hardware wallets, CEO Eric Larchevêque disclosed the figure, which potentially...
October 17th, 201830
US multinational financial services corporation American Express (AMEX) has appeared to join the traditional finance entities publicly criticizing cryptocurrency.
Energy Usage: Fact Or FUD?
As social media users noted October 15, the company recently “promoted” a post by Bloomberg’s TicToc Twitter-based news portal which...
October 16th, 201824
Bitmain’s beleaguered IPO faces further challenges as the latest Trump tariffs hit mining hardware. The situation is also likely to affect planned IPOs by Canaan and Ebang according to the South China Morning Post.
Bitmain must have hoped that the controversy regarding its oft-touted IPO was behind the...
October 16th, 201813
Ripple is certainly divisive, seeming to catalyze an equal number of naysayers as it maintains influential fans. According to Chief Market Strategist, Cory Johnson, those fans may also include the highest office in US government.
Johnson, who joined Ripple Labs in March this year, has an extensive background...
October 15th, 20189
BitPay, purportedly the largest blockchain payments provider, will allow merchants to accept settlements in USD-pegged stablecoins.
Gemini Dollar and USD Coin Get the Green Light
The leading blockchain payments provider BitPay announced that it will allow merchants to receive settlement in USD-backed stablecoins, namely the...
October 15th, 201823
Tether has dropped over two percent before its historical trading range, as the wider crypto market sees a solid boost.
Monday, Oct. 15: Crypto markets are seeing solid growth, with virtually all of the major cryptocurrencies seeing green as of press time. An outlier in the space is “stablecoin” Tether (USDT), which has...