Market Wrap: Bitcoin Descends to $31K as Ether Funding Rates Drop

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 21:37

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Descends to $31K as Ether Funding Rates Drop Very low spot volume Thursday isn’t helping bitcoin's price.

Janet Yellen Offers US Senate a More Nuanced Take on Crypto

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 21:36

Janet Yellen Offers US Senate a More Nuanced Take on Crypto “I think we need to look closely at how to encourage their use for legitimate activities while curtailing their use for malign and illegal activities,” Janet Yellen wrote.

The Bitcoin Double-Spend That Never Happened

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 21:08

The Bitcoin Double-Spend That Never Happened No coins were added to the bitcoin supply, as some headlines might lead you to believe.

Minority Mining Pools Threaten to Collude Against Contentious Ethereum Update

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 20:32

Minority Mining Pools Threaten to Collude Against Contentious Ethereum Update A small band of Ethereum miners are trying to pick off larger mining pools’ subscribers in a bid to shoot down EIP 1559.

Chris Brummer Said to Be Biden’s CFTC Chair, Crypto-Friendly Tarbert Steps Down

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 20:25

Chris Brummer Said to Be Biden’s CFTC Chair, Crypto-Friendly Tarbert Steps Down Brummer would bring an extensive understanding of the cryptocurrency space to the commodities regulator.

Why the World’s Largest Asset Manager Is Getting Into Bitcoin

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 20:00

Why the World’s Largest Asset Manager Is Getting Into Bitcoin As BlackRock gets ready to make its first foray into bitcoin, innovation-focused ARK ETF flows surpass that of BlackRock.

What Is the Bitcoin White Paper?

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 19:22

What Is the Bitcoin White Paper? A technical manifesto, the Bitcoin white paper was released in 2008 under an MIT public license for all to learn from, share and enjoy.

Increased Mainstream Adoption of Bitcoin Cuts Diversification Benefit, JPMorgan Says

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 19:17

Increased Mainstream Adoption of Bitcoin Cuts Diversification Benefit, JPMorgan Says Bitcoin's correlation with traditional markets could "erode" its "diversification value over time."

Bitcoin Worries ‘Fading’ as Crypto Goes Mainstream, S&P Says

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 17:58

Bitcoin Worries ‘Fading’ as Crypto Goes Mainstream, S&P Says S&P sees "a lot of similarities" between bitcoin and gold, and says concerns about theft of cryptocurrency have diminished with greater mainstream acceptance.

Bitcoin Slumps to $31K on Sell-Off in US and Europe

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 17:58

Bitcoin Slumps to $31K on Sell-Off in US and Europe Uncertainty is leading many to take short-term profit, according to the "Coinbase Premium" indicator.

Blockchain Bites: Crypto in the Red, BlackRock Green Lights Bitcoin Futures

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 17:45

Blockchain Bites: Crypto in the Red, BlackRock Green Lights Bitcoin Futures The world's largest asset manager will allow two of its funds to get into bitcoin futures, as Guggenheim speculates a market pullback in the near term.

Why Everyone From Square to Facebook Is Now Hosting the Bitcoin White Paper

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 17:30

Why Everyone From Square to Facebook Is Now Hosting the Bitcoin White Paper The uploads come in response to legal threats by Craig Wright.

How Cultural Differences Drive User Adoption in DeFi

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 17:03

How Cultural Differences Drive User Adoption in DeFi Despite being virtually identical products at launch, SushiSwap and Uniswap have taken divergent paths as they respond to users, says Multicoin's principal.

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 21, 2021

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 17:00

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 21, 2021 With bitcoin dropping as traders turn bearish, CoinDesk’s Market’s Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

Chinese City Plans Third Digital Yuan Pilot, Giving Away $3M in Prize Draw

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 15:38

Chinese City Plans Third Digital Yuan Pilot, Giving Away $3M in Prize Draw Lottery entrants can apply to win 200 digital yuan each.

Microsoft, India’s Tanla Launch Encrypted Messaging Infrastructure Built With Blockchain

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:56

Microsoft, India’s Tanla Launch Encrypted Messaging Infrastructure Built With Blockchain The edge-to-edge encrypted platform is built on Microsoft Azure and accessible by clients via an API.

Signature Bank Adds $2.5B in Non-Interest Bearing Deposits in Q4

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:45

Signature Bank Adds $2.5B in Non-Interest Bearing Deposits in Q4 These deposits are seen as a proxy for growth among crypto-industry clients.

Trading Bitcoin in Africa Is a Way for Some to Escape Poverty

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:34

Trading Bitcoin in Africa Is a Way for Some to Escape Poverty Learning to trade bitcoin has become a valuable skill set for Africans looking to boost their income.

Guggenheim CIO Says Bitcoin May Have Topped Out for Now

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:34

Guggenheim CIO Says Bitcoin May Have Topped Out for Now Guggenheim Partners CIO says bitcoin could retrace all the way back to $20,000.

Kraken Adds 26 Crypto Trading Pairs to Capture Growing UK, Australia Markets

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:30

Kraken Adds 26 Crypto Trading Pairs to Capture Growing UK, Australia Markets Kraken's biggest-ever expansion of trading pairs is aimed at growing its presence in the two promising markets.

eToro Survey Finds Pensions and Endowments Are Finally Waking Up to Crypto

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:12

eToro Survey Finds Pensions and Endowments Are Finally Waking Up to Crypto The exchange quizzed 25 institutional players about crypto investing, including a couple of pension funds.

Russian Court Takes Crypto Exchange Binance off Website Blacklist

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:10

Russian Court Takes Crypto Exchange Binance off Website Blacklist A court in the Arkhangelsk region had ruled last summer that the site should be blocked, but Binance wasn't notified until months later.

First Mover: As Bitcoin Flips Bearish, Neither Biden Nor BlackRock Brightens Mood

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 14:00

First Mover: As Bitcoin Flips Bearish, Neither Biden Nor BlackRock Brightens Mood There's a lot of long-term bulls in the bitcoin market. But in the short-term? Pretty much everyone has suddenly turned bearish.  

Silvergate Took Nearly $3B in Deposits From Digital Currency Customers in Q4 2020

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 13:20

Silvergate Took Nearly $3B in Deposits From Digital Currency Customers in Q4 2020 The majority of the new deposits came from cryptocurrency exchange clients.

Analysts Question Silvergate Execs on Whether Crypto Deposit Growth Will Continue

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 13:20

Analysts Question Silvergate Execs on Whether Crypto Deposit Growth Will Continue The majority of the new deposits came from cryptocurrency exchange clients.

Nebraska Lawmaker Introduces Bills That Would Permit Banks to Custody Crypto

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 12:15

Nebraska Lawmaker Introduces Bills That Would Permit Banks to Custody Crypto Senator Mike Flood hopes to pass the bill in order to make Nebraska a financial technology hub and create new jobs.

Bitcoin Option Traders Hedge Against Downside Risk as Price Dips to Near $32K

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 10:40

Bitcoin Option Traders Hedge Against Downside Risk as Price Dips to Near $32K Options traders look to be preparing for further falls in bitcoin's price in the short-term, according to put-call skew data.

Bitcoin.org Rebuts Craig Wright’s ‘Meritless’ Copyright Claim on Bitcoin White Paper

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 10:01

Bitcoin.org Rebuts Craig Wright’s ‘Meritless’ Copyright Claim on Bitcoin White Paper The open-source project said it would not comply with Wright's demand to take down its copy of the iconic founding document.

Former Ripple Board Member Tapped to Lead Biden’s OCC: WSJ

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 02:41

Former Ripple Board Member Tapped to Lead Biden’s OCC: WSJ The Wall Street Journal is reporting former Treasury official Michael Barr will replace Brian Brooks as Comptroller of the Currency.

Proposed Crypto Wallet Rule Among Those Frozen by Biden Pending Review

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 21. 00:49

Proposed Crypto Wallet Rule Among Those Frozen by Biden Pending Review Crypto advocates, fiercely opposed both the proposed rule and the initial attempt by the previous administration to rush it through.

‘Let’s Not Be Bitcoin’: Yearn Finance Considers Minting $200M in New YFI Tokens

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 23:15

‘Let’s Not Be Bitcoin’: Yearn Finance Considers Minting $200M in New YFI Tokens Turns out the "no inflation" meme may not be here to stay.

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Drops Briefly Below $33.5K While Ether Calls Dominate Options

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 21:38

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Drops Briefly Below $33.5K While Ether Calls Dominate Options Bitcoin fell by over $3,300 while options traders see ether going higher.

Tether Use on Tron Passes Ethereum as Low Fees Attract Small Transactions

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 21:36

Tether Use on Tron Passes Ethereum as Low Fees Attract Small Transactions Tron USDT volume eclipses Ethereum for the third consecutive week.

Pornhub Now Accepts XRP, DOGE, BNB and USDC

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 21:09

Pornhub Now Accepts XRP, DOGE, BNB and USDC The adult entertainment website now accepts payment in 16 cryptocurrencies.

Pornhub Now Accepts Cryptocurrencies XRP, DOGE, BNB and USDC

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 21:09

Pornhub Now Accepts Cryptocurrencies XRP, DOGE, BNB and USDC The adult entertainment website now accepts payment in 16 cryptocurrencies.

Is Janet Yellen #Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset? Yes

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 20:00

Is Janet Yellen #Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset? Yes As a new administration is sworn in, how will one if its most important officials – nominated Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen – impact the digital assets space?

Is Janet Yellen Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset? Yes

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 20:00

Is Janet Yellen Bitcoin’s Biggest Enemy or Greatest Asset? Yes As a new administration is sworn in, how will one if its most important officials – nominated Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen – impact the digital assets space?

Bitcoin Sells Off on Bearish Sentiment, Yellen Worries

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 19:23

Bitcoin Sells Off on Bearish Sentiment, Yellen Worries The sell-off also led to major corrections for other cryptocurrencies including ether, stellar, xrp and chainlink.

The Relationship Between US Government Debt and Bitcoin, Explained

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 19:15

The Relationship Between US Government Debt and Bitcoin, Explained Bitcoiners are looking for persistent USD inflation to validate their favorite asset. That’s unlikely to happen soon, economists say, but low interest rates are still a boon for BTC.

Bitcoin Miner Bit Digital Hits Back at ‘False Accusations’ of Fraud

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 18:42

Bitcoin Miner Bit Digital Hits Back at ‘False Accusations’ of Fraud The company shed $130 million in value after J Capital’s report.

BlackRock Gives 2 Funds Go-Ahead to Invest in Bitcoin Futures

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 18:33

BlackRock Gives 2 Funds Go-Ahead to Invest in Bitcoin Futures The world's largest asset manager appears to be getting into the bitcoin game.

Blockchain Bites: Bitcoin Bubble, Toil and Trouble

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 17:58

Blockchain Bites: Bitcoin Bubble, Toil and Trouble Also: "Market professionals" think assets are overheating while Yellen voices concern over bitcoin.

Dear Crypto Derivatives Industry, Let’s Not Repeat 2008

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 17:57

Dear Crypto Derivatives Industry, Let’s Not Repeat 2008 As the crypto derivatives industry begins to take off, it needs to avoid the lack of transparency that plagued the industry in the 2000s, when the financial system collapsed.

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 20, 2021

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 17:00

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 20, 2021 With the price of BTC down and a new report out on the decrease in criminal crypto activity, CoinDesk’s Market’s Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

Ether’s Rise to Record Highs May Propel Cryptocurrency to $10.5K: Fundstrat Global

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 15:30

Ether’s Rise to Record Highs May Propel Cryptocurrency to $10.5K: Fundstrat Global Fundstrat strategist David Grider based his bullish prediction in part on the promise of Ethereum's technology.

Bitpanda Launches Debit Card That Lets Users Spend Fiat, Crypto and Precious Metals

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 14:43

Bitpanda Launches Debit Card That Lets Users Spend Fiat, Crypto and Precious Metals Users can select any investment in their Bitpanda account to fund payments with the physical Visa card.

Salesforce, Lime Execs Join Board of Polkadot-Inspired Cere Network

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 14:35

Salesforce, Lime Execs Join Board of Polkadot-Inspired Cere Network Cere’s new board members don’t want a “half-assed approach” to enterprise blockchain.

Privacy Coin Firo Currently Experiencing 51% Attack

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 14:27

Privacy Coin Firo Currently Experiencing 51% Attack Users should not make transactions at this time.

Privacy Coin Firo in Midst of ‘Hash War’ With 51% Attacker

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 14:27

Privacy Coin Firo in Midst of ‘Hash War’ With 51% Attacker From a proof of work perspective, both chains are valid. Who will win?

First Mover: What’s Next for Ethereum After Cryptocurrency Hits All-Time High

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 14:14

First Mover: What’s Next for Ethereum After Cryptocurrency Hits All-Time High The Ethereum blockchain is growing fast thanks to DeFi, and some traders say the ether cryptocurrency could notch further gains.

Lightspeed, Pantera Join $20M Raise for Crypto Market Maker Wintermute

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 14:00

Lightspeed, Pantera Join $20M Raise for Crypto Market Maker Wintermute The Series B will fund a push into Asia and the launch of a derivatives business.

Thai SEC Tells Bitkub Crypto Exchange to Improve Platform After Trading Outages

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 13:36

Thai SEC Tells Bitkub Crypto Exchange to Improve Platform After Trading Outages The financial regulator ordered the Bitkub exchange to close and fix issues that caused several outages as prices spiked this month.

European Commission, ECB Unite to Consider Potential Pitfalls of the Digital Euro

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 13:01

European Commission, ECB Unite to Consider Potential Pitfalls of the Digital Euro The digital euro project may get underway in mid-2021 after a period of reviewing any "policy, legal and technical questions" by the two institutions.

Valid Points: Why Ethereum 2.0 Shifts How Investors Value ETH

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 12:30

Valid Points: Why Ethereum 2.0 Shifts How Investors Value ETH The use case of ether has shifted with the launch of Ethereum 2.0. Here’s why that matters.

Bitcoin Falls 5% Despite Continued Accumulation by Investors

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 12:07

Bitcoin Falls 5% Despite Continued Accumulation by Investors Bitcoin fell from $36,000 to $34,000 Wednesday morning, despite continued buying from investors.

Thai Stock Exchange Launching Digital Asset Trading in H2, Cryptos Excluded

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 11:16

Thai Stock Exchange Launching Digital Asset Trading in H2, Cryptos Excluded Listing cryptocurrencies could harm the stock exchange’s image and lose investor confidence, an executive said.

Over Half of Investors Think Bitcoin, Tesla Stock Are Biggest Bubbles: Deutsche Bank Survey

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 10:54

Over Half of Investors Think Bitcoin, Tesla Stock Are Biggest Bubbles: Deutsche Bank Survey While many respondents saw bitcoin as a major bubble, 25% believed it could double its price tag to north of $70,000 by the start of 2022.

BMW, Ford Advance Standard for ‘Tamper-Proof’ Blockchain Identities for Vehicles

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 10:07

BMW, Ford Advance Standard for ‘Tamper-Proof’ Blockchain Identities for Vehicles A new standard developed in a MOBI working group is aimed to tackle used car fraud with verified car histories.

BMW, Ford Help Advance Standard for ‘Tamper-Proof’ Blockchain Identities for Vehicles

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 10:07

BMW, Ford Help Advance Standard for ‘Tamper-Proof’ Blockchain Identities for Vehicles A new standard developed in a MOBI working group is aimed to tackle used car fraud with verified car histories.

Trustee of Collapsed Exchange Moves to Resolve Crypto vs. Fiat Creditor Claims Tussle

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 09:22

Trustee of Collapsed Exchange Moves to Resolve Crypto vs. Fiat Creditor Claims Tussle Bankruptcy trustee EY is trying to resolve a dispute over how to value cryptocurrencies recovered from QuadrigaCX.

Trump Pardons Ripple Board Member Ken Kurson; Ulbricht, Snowden Not on List

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 20. 06:41

Trump Pardons Ripple Board Member Ken Kurson; Ulbricht, Snowden Not on List Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht was not among the 143 individuals to receive clemency from the President, despite reports he was being considered.

Dan Larimer’s Departure Brings EOS Disappointments to the Fore

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 23:13

Dan Larimer’s Departure Brings EOS Disappointments to the Fore Every company is eyeing bitcoin, including the one that launched EOS.

Bitfinex Says It’s Nearly Done Turning Over Documents to NYAG

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 22:45

Bitfinex Says It’s Nearly Done Turning Over Documents to NYAG The document production process has already stretched over a year.

Hive Blockchain Buys 6,400 Mining Machines From Canaan to Reach 1,200 PH/s

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 21:36

Hive Blockchain Buys 6,400 Mining Machines From Canaan to Reach 1,200 PH/s Delivery of the new machines is set to start in May.

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Hangs at $36.4K While Ether Flies to Over $1.4K

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 21:33

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Hangs at $36.4K While Ether Flies to Over $1.4K The price of bitcoin has traded in a tight range Tuesday.

Bitcoin Is Aiding the Ransomware Industry

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 20:44

Bitcoin Is Aiding the Ransomware Industry We are living in a world where the second-order effects of permissionless money – like the greater use of ransomware – are already evident.

Coinbase Buys Blockchain Infrastructure Startup Bison Trails

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 20:18

Coinbase Buys Blockchain Infrastructure Startup Bison Trails Bison Trails already partnered with Coinbase through its custody service.

Goldman Sachs Can No Longer Dismiss Bitcoin

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 20:00

Goldman Sachs Can No Longer Dismiss Bitcoin According to a Goldman insider, the investment bank will leap into crypto custody soon.

Blockchain Bites: ‘Crowded’ Crypto Traders, Ether All-Time High, the Bitcoin Battery Proposal

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 19:10

Blockchain Bites: ‘Crowded’ Crypto Traders, Ether All-Time High, the Bitcoin Battery Proposal Bitcoin's environmental impact has become top focus for some critics as traders go "long BTC" and Dunamu reveals a “fear and greed” index.

Janet Yellen Says Cryptocurrencies Are a ‘Concern’ in Terrorist Financing

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 18:20

Janet Yellen Says Cryptocurrencies Are a ‘Concern’ in Terrorist Financing The U.S. should examine how it can curtail the use of crypto for illicit financing, the former Fed Chair said.

The US Can Make Bitcoin Mining Greener

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 17:57

The US Can Make Bitcoin Mining Greener With companies like Square announcing environment-focused mining initiatives, the U.S. can take the lead in reducing bitcoin's carbon impact.

French Central Bank Trials Digital Currency for Interbank Settlement

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 17:54

French Central Bank Trials Digital Currency for Interbank Settlement The pilot involved the settlement on a private blockchain of around €2 million.

Brave Becomes First Browser to Offer Native IPFS Integration

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 17:04

Brave Becomes First Browser to Offer Native IPFS Integration IPFS integration gives Brave users easier access to the protocol while improving the overall resilience of the internet.

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 19, 2021

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 17:00

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 19, 2021 With more traders betting on bitcoin than tech stocks and ether briefly reaching an all-time high, CoinDesk’s Market’s Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

Criminal Activity in Crypto Transactions Fell Sharply in 2020, Says Chainalysis

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 16:47

Criminal Activity in Crypto Transactions Fell Sharply in 2020, Says Chainalysis Partly offsetting the positive trend is an explosion in ransomware attacks, which rose 311% from 2019.

Saddle Raises $4.3M for Slippage-Free DeFi Trading

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 16:07

Saddle Raises $4.3M for Slippage-Free DeFi Trading Silicon Valley's Saddle is solving the stablecoin spread that currently dogs DeFi.

Extremism and Cryptocurrency: The Story Too Big to Ignore.

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 14:22

Extremism and Cryptocurrency: The Story Too Big to Ignore. In this episode, Anna Baydakova, Danny Nelson, and Tanzeel Akhtar discuss livestreaming the insurrection on a blockchain, Iran taking the mining industry under control, and if Europe can regulate bitcoin.

Extremism and Cryptocurrency: The Story Too Big to Ignore

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 14:22

Extremism and Cryptocurrency: The Story Too Big to Ignore In this episode, Anna Baydakova, Danny Nelson, and Tanzeel Akhtar discuss livestreaming the insurrection on a blockchain, Iran taking the mining industry under control, and if Europe can regulate bitcoin.

State of Crypto: What the Crypto World Should Watch for in the Biden Era

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 14:10

State of Crypto: What the Crypto World Should Watch for in the Biden Era The incoming president has already announced he would tap pro-crypto, pro-regulation Gary Gensler to lead the SEC, but a number of other names and issues remain outstanding.

First Mover: Ether Steals Limelight With New All-Time High Price as Bitcoiners HODL

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 14:07

First Mover: Ether Steals Limelight With New All-Time High Price as Bitcoiners HODL Crypto traders shift focus to ether as second-largest cryptocurrency surges to new record price, but bitcoiners aren't going anywhere.

First Mover: Ethereum Steals Limelight With New All-Time High Price as Bitcoiners HODL

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 14:07

First Mover: Ethereum Steals Limelight With New All-Time High Price as Bitcoiners HODL Crypto traders shift focus to ether as second-largest cryptocurrency surges to new record price, but bitcoiners aren't going anywhere.

Thieves Grab $451K in Cash From Hong Kong Crypto Trader

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 14:00

Thieves Grab $451K in Cash From Hong Kong Crypto Trader The robbers lured a female cryptocurrency trader into an office and threatened her with a weapon, according to a report.

Ethereum’s Ether Cryptocurrency Sets New Price Record on Major Exchanges

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 12:28

Ethereum’s Ether Cryptocurrency Sets New Price Record on Major Exchanges Ether (ETH) has broken its previous all-time high set in January 2018 with a rise to $1,439.

Ethereum’s Ether Cryptocurrency Sets New All-Time Price High Near $1,440

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 12:28

Ethereum’s Ether Cryptocurrency Sets New All-Time Price High Near $1,440 Ether (ETH) has broken its previous all-time high set in January 2018 with a rise to $1,439.

UK’s NHS Taps Blockchain Tech to Monitor Coronavirus Vaccine Cold Chain

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 11:39

UK’s NHS Taps Blockchain Tech to Monitor Coronavirus Vaccine Cold Chain Hedera Hashgraph's blockchain platform will provide the health service with a tamperproof record of vaccine temperatures, the firm said.

Bitcoin Becomes Most-Crowded Trade After Passing ‘Long Tech’: Bank of America Survey

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 11:02

Bitcoin Becomes Most-Crowded Trade After Passing ‘Long Tech’: Bank of America Survey Bank of America's January survey of fund managers indicated bitcoin is now seeing the most capital inflow.

South Korea’s Dunamu Launches Bitcoin ‘Fear and Greed’ Index to Guide Traders

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 10:30

South Korea’s Dunamu Launches Bitcoin ‘Fear and Greed’ Index to Guide Traders The tool is aimed to help traders make better decisions based on market sentiment.

Enjin Coin Becomes First Gaming Cryptocurrency Whitelisted for Use in Japan

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 09:57

Enjin Coin Becomes First Gaming Cryptocurrency Whitelisted for Use in Japan ENJ has been given the official nod by the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association, a self-regulatory body.

Bitcoin’s Price Must Pass $40K to Halt Exodus of Traders: JPMorgan Analysts

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 09:22

Bitcoin’s Price Must Pass $40K to Halt Exodus of Traders: JPMorgan Analysts A bearish outlook may be triggered if bitcoin doesn't claw its way back over $40,000, the analysts said.

India’s Largest Crypto Exchange Launches User-Friendly App, Eyes 50M New Users

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 19. 08:44

India’s Largest Crypto Exchange Launches User-Friendly App, Eyes 50M New Users Aimed to appeal to crypto newcomers, CoinDCX Go allows users to trade smaller denominations of 14 of the industry's top assets.

CoinShares to Launch a Bitcoin ETP on SIX Swiss Exchange

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 22:45

CoinShares to Launch a Bitcoin ETP on SIX Swiss Exchange It joins several other ETP providers on the exchange, including ETC Group, with its own physically backed bitcoin product.

Lyn Alden on Why the Dollar System No Longer Serves the US or the World

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 19:00

Lyn Alden on Why the Dollar System No Longer Serves the US or the World At the end of an 80-year global debt supercycle, who benefits from having the U.S. dollar as the world’s reserve currency?

Blockchain Bites: Goldman Sachs Investigates Crypto Custody, Solving the Blockchain ‘Trilemma’

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 17:14

Blockchain Bites: Goldman Sachs Investigates Crypto Custody, Solving the Blockchain ‘Trilemma’ Also: Coinbase plans infrastructure updates to prevent outages during periods of volatility.

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 18, 2021

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 17:00

Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 18, 2021 With BTC hovering around $36,000 and Iran's government blaming miners for recent blackouts, CoinDesk’s Market’s Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

Nvidia May Restart Production of Crypto Mining GPUs if Demand Sufficient

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 15:30

Nvidia May Restart Production of Crypto Mining GPUs if Demand Sufficient Selling dedicated crypto cards would alleviate pressure on Nvidia's consumer models.

Gary Gensler Confirmed as Joe Biden’s SEC Chair Pick

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 15:16

Gary Gensler Confirmed as Joe Biden’s SEC Chair Pick Gary Gensler has taught courses about blockchain at MIT.

Gary Gensler Named as Joe Biden’s SEC Chair Pick

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 15:16

Gary Gensler Named as Joe Biden’s SEC Chair Pick Gary Gensler has taught courses about blockchain at MIT.

Huobi Global Connects to European Banking System via UK’s BCB Group

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 15:00

Huobi Global Connects to European Banking System via UK’s BCB Group The crypto exchange is partnering with BCB Group to get instant GBP and euro settlement for its customers.

Former Canadian Prime Minister Lists Bitcoin as Possible Future Reserve Currency

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 14:09

Former Canadian Prime Minister Lists Bitcoin as Possible Future Reserve Currency Stephen Harper said "the number of things that people use as reserves will expand," but the U.S. dollar will still retain its dominant role.

Chainlink Hits Record High, Altcoins Rally Amid Bitcoin Consolidation

CoinDesk

2021. Jan. 18. 13:23

Chainlink Hits Record High, Altcoins Rally Amid Bitcoin Consolidation Chainlink's LINK token set a new record price early on Monday, and other altcoins are seeing solid gains.

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