Huobi Exchange’s Plans for Russia Go Well Beyond Crypto Trading

Huobi Exchange’s Plans for Russia Go Well Beyond Crypto Trading

Huobi, the third-largest crypto exchange by trading volumes, is seeking to fill a void in Russia’s cryptocurrency community. This month, the exchange opened an office... Details
Halal: Islamic Scholars Certify Swiss Crypto Firm X8’s New Cryptocurrency

Halal: Islamic Scholars Certify Swiss Crypto Firm X8’s New Cryptocurrency

The issue of Islamic classification of cryptocurrency has been ongoing since the rise of bitcoin’s popularity, with debate over whether or not bitcoin and other... Details
New Free Metal Card With Crypto Perks to Be Launched in the US

New Free Metal Card With Crypto Perks to Be Launched in the US

On November 16, the Hong Kong-based blockchain startup Crypto.com announced that it is planning to issue its prepaid card, MCO Visa Card, in the United States. The company... Details
SEC Settles Securities Registration Charges Against 2 ICO Startups

SEC Settles Securities Registration Charges Against 2 ICO Startups

Two cryptocurrency startups have agreed to register their initial coin offering (ICO) tokens as securities after settling charges with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.... Details
Amazon and Bank of America Win Crypto-Related Patents

Amazon and Bank of America Win Crypto-Related Patents

A pair of institutional giants have just secured cryptocurrency-related patents. Bank of America (BofA) won a patent for a crypto storage platform in enterprise accounts,... Details
Crypto Startups More Valuable Than Blockchains — Can the Trend Change?

Crypto Startups More Valuable Than Blockchains — Can the Trend Change?

In the crypto bull market of late 2017, when tokens reached a valuation of tens of billions of dollars, blockchain networks comfortably surpassed the valuation... Details
Crypto Bull Tom Lee Lowers Year-End Bitcoin Price Prediction, Bets on Recovery

Crypto Bull Tom Lee Lowers Year-End Bitcoin Price Prediction, Bets on Recovery

With the close of 2018 in sight, Fundstrat founder and analyst Tom Lee has lowered his year-end prediction on the price of Bitcoin. Lee now... Details
Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims

Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims

Earlier this week, a crypto exit scam in South Korea called “Pure Bit” disappeared with more than $30 million in user funds. On November 4, the group... Details
Marshall Islands President Survives No Confidence Vote Prompted by National Crypto Plans

Marshall Islands President Survives No Confidence Vote Prompted by National Crypto Plans

The President of the Republic of the Marshall Islands Hilda Heine has narrowly survived a no confidence vote that was partly prompted by her plans... Details
Bitcoin Payment with Square’s Cash App Signal Growing Adoption

Bitcoin Payment with Square’s Cash App Signal Growing Adoption

Square’s mobile payments application, Cash App, posts impressive growth for Bitcoin transactions despite the bearish cryptocurrency market. In Square’s Q3 shareholder letter the company reports $43 million in Bitcoin revenues,... Details