Thursday, October 17, 2019

Economy & Regulation

Transylvania Crypto Conference 2019: The Transition to Bitcoin-Only

There are several reasons why the Transylvania Crypto Conference (abbreviated as TCConf) was special. First of all, it was a premier for Romania,...

Rare Joint Statement From U.S. Regulators Proves Crypto Centralization Is Here

The U.S. SEC, Fincen and CFTC issued a rare joint statement Friday addressing regulation of “activities involving digital assets.” Citing crypto’s perceived role...

Dow Stalls as Trump Threatens to Unleash New Phase of Global...

The Dow Jones stagnated on Wednesday as evidence continued to mount that the US economy is slowing. Weak retail sales data didn’t have...

ICOs Are Dead But ICO Scammers Are Immortal

The initial coin offering may have all but died, but the ICO scammer marches on regardless. Whereas legitimate projects have to wrangle with...

Gold Price Avoids Punishing Reversal After U.S. Economy’s Biggest Driver Tanks...

The price of gold rebounded Wednesday after disappointing U.S. retail sales data raised serious doubts about the health of the consumer-driven economy. Meanwhile,...

US Authorities Analyze Bitcoin Transactions to Shut Down Child Porn Ring

U.S. law enforcement agencies mapped out the server of the largest child porn site by tracing Bitcoin transactions Source link

Dem President Would Tank the Stock Market 25 Percent: Wall Street...

The economy is humming along, with the S&P 500’s value increasing by 20% year-to-date. If a Democratic presidential candidate wins the election, however,...

Supreme Court of India Postpones Cryptocurrency Ban Hearing to November

The India Supreme Court has postponed a hearing regarding the Reserve Bank of India’s policy that bans financial institutions from giving services to...

80% of Crypto Trade Volume Tracked by Blockchain Surveillance

Ever since governments worldwide started showing adversity toward cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, a few startups have dedicated their business model to blockchain surveillance. Two...

Layer1 Secures $50M in Funding to Rebalance the Global Bitcoin Hash...

Layer1, a cryptocurrency infrastructure platform, has secured $50 million in series A funding in a bid to revolutionize the bitcoin mining space in...