2021. Aug. 09. 21:00The visceral pushback to Sen. Rob Portman's reporting requirements isn't about avoiding taxes – it's about protecting digital liberties.
2021. Aug. 09. 16:47The bill as written has the potential to thrust every single transaction by U.S. crypto users into an invasive dragnet.
2021. Aug. 06. 19:00The administration’s public support of a restrictive amendment calls into question the original motives of the crypto provision.
2021. Jul. 30. 14:12Recent regulatory developments could push stablecoins closer to the existing fiat system, unleashing competition for control over a lifeblood of the crypto industry, says our columnist.
2021. Jul. 29. 12:30Users can now open USDC positions and stake CVI USDC through the index.
2021. Jul. 28. 20:28Analysts expect bitcoin to pause at around $40K before its next leg up.
2021. Jul. 28. 20:26Data underscores that It’s not that easy to win over a crypto trader’s heart.
2021. Jul. 27. 20:33Technical data suggests lower support around $34,000 could stabilize the current pullback.
2021. Jul. 27. 15:08With the crypto markets stabilizing after a recent short squeeze and a look at how crypto developers are spending more time optimizing than innovating, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
2021. Jul. 27. 13:30Congress is holding three simultaneous hearings around cryptocurrencies today – and they're all on different types of use cases.
2021. Jul. 27. 13:03The a16z-backed Eco, where users’ deposits are loaned out in USDC, says it’s keeping an eye on the BlockFi case.
2021. Jul. 27. 12:00Funding will go toward three main areas including hiring, marketing as well as business and product development.
2021. Jul. 27. 10:53Deep negative real returns on bonds tend to boost the attractiveness of other assets.
2021. Jul. 26. 20:37Cryptocurrency market makers say they're fielding inquiries about how to bet on a falling price for the dollar-pegged stablecoin USDT.
2021. Jul. 26. 20:24The strong bounce in bitcoin over the weekend occurred as shorts covered positions.
2021. Jul. 26. 20:21Possible criminal charges against Tether executives will put even more pressure on a product that the market is already cooling on.
2021. Jul. 26. 19:24Market analysts say Monday's price gains accelerated amid a short squeeze.
2021. Jul. 26. 18:46According to one analyst, some $1 billion in trading positions were liquidated as prices surged.
2021. Jul. 26. 18:15Unlike past scares, Monday’s report of a Department of Justice investigation hasn’t shaken traders’ faith in the stablecoin.
2021. Jul. 20. 20:42The index company's Broad Digital Market tracker dives deep – very deep – into the digital asset universe, CoinDesk found.
2021. Jul. 09. 16:18In this second Consensus 2021 episode, our guests address subtleties and niches within environmental, sustainability and governance (ESG). These range from indigenous resource allocation and tracking to building sustainable supply chains from the ground up and applying big data to consumer water conservation.
2021. Jul. 08. 20:25“We expect volatility to remain under pressure until mid [to] late August,” said one trading firm.
2021. Jul. 08. 17:58Jeremy Allaire made the promise at a time when investors have been demanding more transparency around USDC.
2021. Jul. 08. 11:05Circle will go public by way of Bob Diamond's Concord Acquisition Corp.
2021. Jun. 29. 13:30The NRCC will soon accept crypto donations because Republican donors requested the payment method, the campaign committee's chair said.
2021. Jun. 25. 13:02The news comes fresh on the heels of a lawsuit filed against another Roc-A-Fella founder over an attempted NFT.
2021. Jun. 24. 03:53The move paves the way for Coinbase to begin offering five major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin and ether.
2021. Jun. 21. 15:40“The most ancient and emblematic denominator of value can now, for the first time, be purchased using humanity’s newest universal currency.”
2021. Jun. 20. 21:00Data from services on Bitcoin and Ethereum shows what's real in crypto adoption stories.
2021. Jun. 17. 13:42Around one in six Australians owns crypto, a report by Finder showed.
2021. Jun. 15. 20:16Some analysts are optimistic while others prefer to see stronger signs of upside momentum before calling a bottom.
2021. Jun. 15. 01:30Insurance firms have increased their interest in crypto investments in recent months.
2021. Jun. 15. 00:51Polygon’s cheaper transaction costs and faster block time have driven increased adoption by a number of major projects.
2021. Jun. 14. 23:56“Proof-of-HUMANity” could also thwart front-running DeFi bots.
2021. Jun. 14. 20:42Bitcoin tests $40K following positive comments from Tesla's CEO Elon Musk and hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones.
2021. Jun. 14. 19:17Bitcoin's weekly stochastic oscillator has turned up from oversold or below -20 levels, a positive sign for the cryptocurrency.
2021. Jun. 14. 17:00The amount of money leaving was significantly less than the previous, record week of $141 million.
2021. Jun. 14. 16:59In March, the investment bank relaunched its cryptocurrency trading desk after a three-year hiatus.
2021. Jun. 14. 14:03The country is testing the currency in different pilots.
2021. Jun. 11. 20:48Positive news from El Salvador couldn't completely overcome negative news out of China.
2021. Jun. 11. 16:51The funding round will offer external game developers a way to bring NFTs into their fictional worlds.
2021. Jun. 11. 16:42In this week’s episode, we explore how developers and investors are working through the complex process of bridging the human and legal needs of the outside world with these complex, decentralized systems run by blockchains, automated smart contracts, “multisig” tokenized collateral agreements.
2021. Jun. 11. 13:00With auctions to win a place building on the Polkadot blockchain ecosystem beginning soon, projects are coming out with strategies to secure one of the coveted slots.
2021. Jun. 10. 20:28Bitcoin busted out a quick 5% gain early Thursday on positive news from that continent before losing some steam.
2021. Jun. 10. 20:27The market cap of gold-backed tokens has surged 30-fold since the start of 2020, according to one research firm.
2021. Jun. 10. 16:00The TechCrunch founder’s second crypto fund will bet on Algorand projects and coins. But don’t think the firm is abandoning XRP.
2021. Jun. 10. 15:00MEW is one of several crypto wallet services actively helping onboard new users to the Ethereum blockchain, which has now amassed a market capitalization of over $272 billion. Kosala Hemachandra, the co-founder and CEO of My Ether Wallet (MEW), talks about MEW’s two-step solution to staking on Ethereum 2.0.
2021. Jun. 10. 13:00The maker of NBA Top Shot is deploying new tools for developers to launch tokens on the Flow blockchain.
2021. Jun. 08. 20:01The declining futures premium indicates uncertainty about bitcoin following a 35% correction in May and another 12% drop already this month.
2021. Jun. 07. 20:37Ether’s dominance is at 19.78%, the highest it has been since May 16.
2021. Jun. 07. 10:00The three CoinShares ETNs are tracking bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin.
2021. Jun. 03. 13:25The IoT-focused network is gradually looking to remove its central Coordinator role.
2021. May. 31. 16:43The proposal to reimburse Mt. Gox victims requires a majority vote from all creditors in order to pass.
2021. May. 30. 21:00Seven main takeaways on crypto markets from my time at CoinDesk. Plus: the future of the Bitcoin Mining Council.
2021. May. 26. 21:00Banks and financial regulators should facilitate the tokenization of the financial system, DBS CEO Piyush Gupta said during Consensus 2021.
2021. May. 25. 18:52Elon Musk and Michael Saylor's plan for a greener bitcoin is light on details so far. Here are some possible approaches, says our columnist.
2021. May. 24. 10:13The battered crypto market is showing signs of life amid bargain hunting by wealthy investors.
2021. May. 20. 13:21That didn't take long: Bitcoin is already back to where it was at the start of Wednesday, just before the biggest sell-off in 14 months.
2021. May. 18. 10:58The New York miner says, "We're seeing a lot of hashrate start to come to the U.S." and many states have friendlier regulations these days.
2021. May. 17. 19:42Crypto doesn't want kings. Elon Musk is finding that out the hard way.
2021. May. 14. 07:55The bank becomes the first in Asia to offer crypto trust services providing custody and trading.
2021. May. 13. 20:35“What saddens me is the way the weak hands and recent buyers see Elon Musk as a prophet, powerhouse and decisive figure in bitcoin,” said one trader.
2021. May. 12. 19:46The entrepreneur's attorneys can now serve the developers of BTC, BCH, BCH ABC and BSV, even though they don’t reside in the U.K.
2021. May. 12. 16:36The Overstock-owned company is onboarding OmniValley, Trellis and Wunderfund, a trio of investment platforms.
2021. May. 12. 08:52Iconic Funds plans to bring more products to the market for “crypto-hungry” investors and is also exploring listings outside of Germany.
2021. May. 11. 20:51The DeFi-related assets have grown by double digits so far this year.
2021. May. 10. 20:39Jed McCaleb’s stellar token rides the altcoin wave as ether pushes to new levels.
2021. May. 09. 21:00The most important impact for the investing market overall: It's a reminder that Bitcoin is a technology. Plus: What's next for dogecoin?
2021. May. 05. 10:24The acquisition comes as Galaxy Digital plans a U.S. listing later this year.
2021. Apr. 11. 21:00Thiel's comments about China “weaponizing” bitcoin to hurt the U.S. are a warning about the cost of inaction.
2021. Apr. 09. 15:16Existing payment players have a head start in the race to integrate central bank digital currencies worldwide, says our columnist.
2021. Mar. 31. 21:00Recording bitcoin transactions on a blockchain is fundamentally "more accurate" than using a blockchain for, say, birth certificates.
2021. Mar. 31. 15:48Whopping gas fees shouldn't limit DeFi to five-figure portfolios, said Aave founder Stani Kulechov.
2021. Mar. 31. 13:00Uphold is set to become one of the first cryptocurrency businesses in the U.S. to offer securities on an omnibus basis to retail investors, the company said.
2021. Mar. 31. 11:08The program has been developed in partnership with Victoria Bitter, retailer Diamond Energy and blockchain startup Power Ledger.
2021. Mar. 24. 02:07The legal letter is the latest twist in the controversial project's short history.
2021. Mar. 22. 23:53BitClout's creator says it's a new way to monetize a following. Crypto Twitter's brightest lights are nonplussed.
2021. Mar. 21. 21:03The $170 million funding round highlights the explosive growth of crypto as an asset class – and the potential of the European market.
2021. Mar. 16. 16:59Bitcoiners may want to dismiss the energy/environment debate, but it's not going away as more corporates look to make an allocation.
2021. Mar. 16. 14:41Marks, who is worth $2.1 billion, said his early comments on bitcoin were a "knee-jerk reaction."
2021. Mar. 12. 19:03The U.S. dollar’s reserve currency status, usually seen as a source of American might, is now hindering the Federal Reserve’s monetary sovereignty.
2021. Mar. 11. 15:59Tether has announced the expansion of its USDT token to an eighth blockchain.
2021. Mar. 03. 10:54The bill, aimed to encourage the crypto mining industry in the state, now goes to the upper house for review.
2021. Feb. 19. 18:31River Financial's equity sale comes as the high-end brokerage embarks on a major hiring push.
2021. Feb. 19. 18:15The milestone isn’t just psychological, and potentially opens entire new groups of investors who couldn’t participate previously.
2021. Feb. 19. 18:12Say what you will about the Fox News host, but he deserves credit for highlighting Bank of America’s transaction snooping, writes Marc Hochstein.
2021. Feb. 19. 17:55With big brands like Christie’s auction house and the National Basketball Association getting involved and some tokens already selling for six-figure sums, the question isn't if NFTs will force a very old industry to adopt some very new practices, it's when.