The Latest Crypto Market News

  • News - 21 June 2021, 3:45 pm

    “Portraying this sector as one which is not subject to adequate supervision is not a reflection of reality and does not do justice to the work and efforts of the MFSA and VFA Agents,” said the VFA Agents Business Unit. A business unit within Malta’s Chamber of Commerce has struck down allegations that the country…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 June 2021, 3:30 pm

    The independent, publicly-traded business intelligence company Microstrategy announced the acquisition of 13,005 bitcoin on Monday, at a purchase price of approximately $489 million in cash. The company’s CEO Michael Saylor revealed the latest purchase on Twitter, and the firm now has more than 100,000 bitcoins on its balance sheet. Microstrategy Now Holds 105,085 Bitcoin Michael…Read More

  • News - 21 June 2021, 3:27 pm

    “What the hell is the point of Bitcoin?” asks Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson. In a recent interview with Lex Fridman, Charles Hoskinson, the founder of Cardano and co-founder of Ethereum offered his views on Bitcoin. The 33-year-old was less than complimentary, calling it “slow” and in desperate need of an upgrade. Hoskinson also took issue…Read More

  • News - 21 June 2021, 2:30 pm

    Morgan Stanley Tactical Value and Blockchain Capital have led a funding round for Securitize. Morgan Stanley has made its first capital investment foray into the blockchain space, co-leading a $48 million funding for Securitize.According to a release issued on Monday, the Coinbase-backed asset tokenization outfit has completed a Series B funding round that drew participation…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 June 2021, 2:10 pm

    The U.S. government is selling bitcoin and litecoin worth $377K via the General Services Administration (GSA). The auction closes at 5 p.m. on Monday, with the possibility of an extended closing time. The government auction house is selling the digital assets in 11 lots and so far, the lots have seen active bidding. The GSA…Read More

  • News - 21 June 2021, 1:42 pm

    Graphics card prices in China reportedly dropped as much as two-thirds on Chinese e-commerce websites. Amid the ongoing crackdown on cryptocurrency mining in China, prices of graphic cards from major GPU providers like Nvidia and Asus are becoming more affordable. According to a Monday report by South China Morning Post (SCMP), prices of some graphic cards…Read More

  • News - 21 June 2021, 1:37 pm

    The Salvadoran experiment is the shot heard round the world for the mainstream adoption of decentralized digital currencies as money. El Salvador recently added Bitcoin as legal tender. In barely over a decade, an open-source, cypherpunk, radically new money system, with no publicly known creator and open to participation in both using and building from…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 June 2021, 12:30 pm

    China’s central bank has sent notice to the country’s financial institutions instructing them to stop dealing with cryptocurrency transactions. The disclosure notes that the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) aims to protect Chinese citizens and “combat the speculation of Bitcoin and other virtual currency transactions.” PBOC Tells Banks to Stop Dealing With Crypto Exchanges and…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 June 2021, 11:30 am

    Nigeria’s use of multiple exchange rates regimes may have contributed to a rise in the country’s inflation rate, the latest World Bank report has said. In addition, the report says ongoing restrictions on the use and movement of foreign exchange are “further pushing up prices of food and agricultural inputs like fertilizer.” Misaligned Exchange Rates…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 June 2021, 9:30 am

    As Signature Bank expands its commercial banking offerings, the trueusd stablecoin has been integrated with its Signet blockchain-based digital payment platform to deliver instant dollar payments. Signet Integration to Deliver 24/7 Dollar Payment and Settlement As more enterprises flirt with the idea of blockchain-based products and services, stablecoins are one of the areas of fascination…Read More