‘Independent’ Stock Market Researcher Fundstrat Shills Paid Crypto ‘Report’

Author: Ryan Smith | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/18/2020

So-called 'independent' stock market researcher Fundstrat has promoted an eyebrow-raising report on controversial crypto project IOTA.

Is Central Asia the New Safe Haven for Crypto Mining Amid Iran-US Crisis?

Author: Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Are cryptocurrency mining operations moving from Iran to Central Asia in pursuit of stable cheap energy grids?

#deepweb | Linkedin Report: These Countries Have The Highest Demand For Blockchain Skill

Author: Wire_Services | Website: Nationalcybersecurity.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Linkedin report data shows that Blockchain is the most demanded skill in 2020.

Crypto, Regulation and the Wccftech Finance Section Position

Author: Adrian Ip | Website: Wccftech.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Back in the spring of 2018, we wrote a series of articles about cryptocurrencies, digital assets and tokenisation headlined “The Crypto Conundrum”.

‘Weak Hands Are Out’ — Trader Who Called $20K Bitcoin Top Calls Bottom

Author: Cointelegraph By William Suberg | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Progress in 2020 has turned Bitcoin bullish, says Brandt, who now recommends potential investors hold up to 20% of their portfolio in the cryptocurrency

#cyberfraud | #cybercriminals | Cryptocurrency Scams Meets its Match in Latest Application Developed to Help Police Officers Catch Criminals

Author: Wire_Services | Website: Nationalcybersecurity.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Category: Cyber Criminal Cybercrimes have always been the bane of the internet age coupled with and with the advent of cryptocurrencies, that problem has only escalated.

Binance Coins (BNB) Worth $38.8 Million Now ‘Out of Circulation’

Author: Ali | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Binance carried out its 10th token burn, removing ~$38.8 million worth of BNB from circulation, forever.

What’s in Store for Blockchain and Crypto in 2020? - CryptoNewsZ

Author: Roxanne Williams | Website: Cryptonewsz.com
Publish on: 01/18/2020

Some exciting introspection awaits blockchain and crypto in 2020. We hope to see interesting developments in these emerging technologies.

Why Has Bitcoin SV (BSV) Plunged By 40% From Its $450 Peak?

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Aside from Bitcoin, there’s almost no other crypto asset that has been talked about as much as the Satoshi Vision fork (BSV) over the past week.

Research Firm: 3 Use Cases Could Send Bitcoin To $1 Trillion, Easily

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Few assets are worth $1 trillion. Even still, analysts and investors in Bitcoin have long expected the market capitalization of the cryptocurrency to surmount the billions and enter the trillions.

New EU AML Compliance Laws Could Disrupt the Crypto Industry

Author: Cointelegraph By Joseph Birch | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Anonymity in crypto faces extinction after new EU law: “Only true privacy coins like Monero might stand the test of time and resist de-anonymization”

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Author:  | Website: Sourceforge.net
Publish on: 01/17/2020

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Bitcoin’s Next All-Time-High May Be Lower Than Many Expect; Levels to Watch For

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Towards the end of 2019 that lackluster price action experienced by Bitcoin had led many investors and analysts alike to grow increasingly bearish on the cryptocurrency, and discussions about BTC s

Bitcoin Price Signal That Preceded 4,000% Rally Now Forming, and It’s Huge for BTC

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Ever since Bitcoin investors got a taste of parabolic price appreciation in 2019, which saw BTC gain 330% in some four months, they’ve been craving it, evidenced in the incessant flow of lofty pred

XRP on the Brink of Massive Gains as It Races Towards a Key Resistance Level

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

XRP is currently positioning itself to be the dark horse of 2020, as the embattled token is now setting itself up to see massive near-term upside, which comes mere weeks after it closed 2019 with Y

Crypto Mining Malware ‘Dominates’ Cyber Criminal Activity, Report

Author: Julio Gil-Pulgar | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Just like any other industry, the crypto industry is highly vulnerable to cyberattacks in 2020, according to a Check Point Research‘s cybersecurity report.

Uncovering the Motives Behind North Korea’s Crypto Conference

Author: Cointelegraph By Rachel Wolfson | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The U.N. and other experts have warned against attending North Korea’s upcoming crypto conference, questioning the motives behind the event

Chainalysis Finds Terrorists Are Refining Crypto Financing Operations

Author: Cointelegraph By Andrew Calderaro | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

A new study by Chainalysis finds that terrorists are refining their financing operations using cryptocurrency

This Bullish Bitcoin Indicator Flashed 3 Times in 11 Years. It Just Hit Again

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The short-term bull market that Bitcoin has been caught within over the past couple of weeks has completely altered the sentiment amongst cryptocurrency investors for the better and has led to a st

Russia’s New Prime Minister Wants Cryptocurrency To Be Taxed

Author: Kenneth Rapoza, Contributor, Kenneth Rapoza, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Russia’s new Prime Minister has this to say about Bitcoin and crypto.

Former CTFC Chairman And Accenture Launch Think-Tank To Digitize The U.S Dollar

Author: Ben Jessel, Contributor, Ben Jessel, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/benjessel/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Yesterday, a former U. S. regulator, known as “Crypto Dad” owing to his evangelism of a digital currencies, announced the formation of a non-profit think-tank that will back the adoption of the U.

Ugandan Victims of Dunamiscoins Scam Petition Gov’t for Lost Investments

Author: Cointelegraph By Helen Partz | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Over 5,000 victims of the alleged crypto pyramid scheme Dunamiscoins have petitioned the Ugandan Parliament asking to refund money lost in the scam

Ex-NFL Team Owner Pleads Guilty to Running Unlicensed Money Transmitter

Author: Daniel Kuhn | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Crypto Capital co-founder Reginald Fowler pleaded guilty to operating an unlicensed money transmission business Friday. Additional charges were dropped.

Bitcoin Tops $9,000 With Best Start To A Year On Record

Author: Tyler Durden | Website: Zerohedge.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Bitcoin Tops $9,000 With Best Start To A Year On Record Bitcoin topped $9,000 overnight for the first time since early November...

Mechanical Technology, Inc. (MKTY: Pink Current) | Establishment of New Business Line and Strategic Investment related to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Author: OTC Markets Group - News, Filings & Corporate Actions | Website: Otcmarkets.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Get Stock & Bond Quotes, Trade Prices, Charts, Financials and Company News & Information for OTCQX, OTCQB and Pink Securities.

Bitcoin Volatility Reached Its Highest Since November This Week

Author: Charles Bovaird, Contributor, Charles Bovaird, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/cbovaird/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Bitcoin volatility picked up earlier this week. Will the world's most prominent cryptocurrency continue to push higher this year?

The Case For Why $6,400 Wasn’t Bitcoin’s Local Downtrend Bottom

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The cryptocurrency community is currently exploding with exuberance, as Bitcoin may have broken out from its recent downtrend into a full-blown reversal, and the rest of the crypto space has seen a

Bitcoin Worth $18.9K Hidden in Picture Puzzle, Can You Solve it?

Author: Osato Avan-Nomayo | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Phemex, a new crypto derivatives trading platform has put up a picture puzzle with a 2.1 bitcoin price for whoever provides the solution.

Three Days From Hearings Before India’s Supreme Court on Crypto Ban

Author: Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Three days of the Supreme Court of India’s hearing on the ban on bank interactions with cryptocurrencies throughout the country

SEC's CryptoMom Wants US to Learn From Chinese Digital Innovation

Author: Cointelegraph By Andrew Calderaro | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The U.S. should learn from other countries, especially China, on digital currency, says SEC commissioner Hester Peirce

Ethereum Classic Skyrockets Over 100% with a Dash of Binance Leverage

Author: W. E. Messamore | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The ethereum classic price went stratospheric after ETC futures were listed on Binance this week. It's now a top 10 crypto by market cap.

South Korean Gov’t Faces Public Hearing Over 2017 Crypto Ban

Author: Christine Vasileva | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The South Korean crypto ban placed back in 2017 was a breach of fundamental rights, holds the arguments in a recent public plea.

Despite Bitcoin Price Surging, Google Search Volume Is Trending Down

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

During the crypto hype bubble that rocketed Bitcoin and Ethereum into the public eye, making them household names and causing their values to reach all-time highs, the surge in prices was accompani

How an Ethereum Offshoot Became a Top 10 Cryptocurrency After an Abrupt 35% Rally

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The top ten cryptocurrencies by market cap represent the crème de la crème of the cryptocurrency space, and the altcoins listed alongside Bitcoin and Ethereum there are often considered some of the

NY: Town of Colonie got hacked; looks to avoid paying ransomware demand of about $400,000

Author: Dissent | Website: Databreaches.net
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Jim Franco reports: The town’s computer system was hacked, and the cyber extortionists are asking for about $400,000 in Bitcoin cryptocurrency to unlock it...

Fidelity’s Digital Asset Business Just Got Its First Customer In Europe. Here’s What It Means For The Blockchain Industry

Author: Alex Kern | Website: Cbinsights.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Fidelity Digital Assets has landed on Europe’s shores.

Ripple-Backed Crypto Wallet BRD Launches Blockchain Toolbox for Enterprise Apps

Author: Daniel Palmer | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The mobile wallet provider is launching a suite of tools aimed to allow blockchain developers to more easily and cheaply build apps for enterprises.

Canada Issues New Crypto Guidance

Author: Ali | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The securities regulator in Canada, the CSA, has issued new guidance regarding crypto trade, and when it may fall outside of securities laws.

IoT in 2020: It’s all Coming Together

Author: Brent Whitfield | Website: Readwrite.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Technology commentators are predicting that 2020 is going to see an acceleration of new tech entering the market including 5G wireless connectivity, blockchain technology (beyond cryptocurrency) an

Institutional Money May Be Igniting the Current Bitcoin Rally

Author: Kiril Nikolaev | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Grayscale raked in close to $200 million in 2019 Q4 bitcoin investments. That may explain why the cryptocurrency bottomed out in December.

Bitcoin fans just turned their Tesla car into a full node

Author: David Canellis | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Tesla cars are capable of a lot, from self-driving, smart summoning, and automatic parking — but what about running Bitcoin? As it turns out, they can do that too.

Montreal teen charged in SIM swapping crypto scam

Author: Brad Bennett | Website: Mobilesyrup.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

A Montreal teenager has been charged in relation to a cryptocurrency scam that netted a team of hackers roughly $300,000 CAD and $50 million USD (about $65 million CAD).

Permalink to Upbit Crypto Trading Platform Restores Depositing After $50 Million USD Hack

Author: Cali Haan | Website: Crowdfundinsider.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Korean cryptocurrency trading platform Upbit reinstated deposits January 13th after shutting them down in late November in response to a $50 million USD hack.

Swiss Crypto Bank SEBA Plans New $96.5M Funding Round

Author: Christina Comben | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Less than six months after securing its banking license to provide financial products to the cryptocurrency industry, Swiss crypto bank SEBA is seeking 100m Swiss Francs ($96.5m) in fresh capital.

Altcoin Market Explodes By Over 50% In 30 Days, Is Crypto Due for A Pullback?

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

This week, the total altcoin market cap broke out from local downtrend resistance, causing many individual crypto assets to go on monstrous rallies, some to as much as 400% gains.

Blockchain Could Save a Country Billions, Report Says

Author: Larry Light | Website: Ai-cio.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

How the UAE adopts the crypto technology could give other nations a template. The post Blockchain Could Save a Country Billions, Report Says appeared first on Chief Investment Officer.

Swedish Crypto Exchange BTCX Plans IPO in 2020

Author: Paddy Baker | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

An IPO offers BTCX the opportunity to help bring transparency to the industry, it's CEO says.

Thailand launches probe into $2.46M cryptocurrency pyramid ‘scam’

Author: Yessi Bello Perez | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Cryptocurrency investors who fell for an alleged pyramid scheme that resulted in losses of more than $2.46 million (THB75 million) have asked Thailand‘s Department of Special Investigation (DSI) to

IRS to Limit Probe into Coinbase User, US Court Advises

Author: Osato Avan-Nomayo | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) could be made to restrict its crypto tax probe of Coinbase user William Zietzke to cover only 2016.

It’s (Nearly) Over $9,000: Is Bitcoin’s Halving Finally Being Priced In?

Author: Will Heasman | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Bitcoin is inching closer to $9,000, leading some analysts to speculate about a post-halving breakout for the number one cryptocurrency.

Nice Actimize adds cryptocurrency outfit CipherTrace to X-Sight Marketplace

Author: Editorial Team | Website: Finextra.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

With cryptocurrency-related compliance issues on the rise, and an increase in enforcement actions anticipated, the need for financial institutions to adopt solid AML programs addressing this market

Canadian Regulator Issues New Guidance for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Author: Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The Canadian Securities Administration has issued new guidance that determines which digital currency trading platforms fall under derivatives law

Ripple Blew Serious Cash to Sway US Crypto Regulations, Data Shows

Author: Ali | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Recent information reveals that Ripple spent a significant amount in 2019 to try and shape crypto and blockchain regulations in the US through lobbying.

CEO: Bitcoin Halving Will Hugely Push The Entire Cryptocurrency Market Upwards

Author: Samuel Wan | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Bitcoin Suisse CEO, Arthur Vayloyan sets out a bullish expectation for cryptocurrency in 2020.

Self-styled ‘coyote of Wall Street’ gets 33 months in prison for $224K crypto fraud

Author: Yessi Bello Perez | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The operator of New-York based company CabbageTech has been sentenced to 33 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to defrauding cryptocurrency investors in June last year.

Akon finalises deal to create his own cryptocurrency city in Senegal

Author: Tom Ravenscroft | Website: Dezeen.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Senegalese-American singer Akon says he has signed an agreement with the government of Senegal to build a city with a cryptocurrency-based economy named Akon City.

Bitcoin Price Could Surge To $50,000 By Mid-2021: Here’s Why

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Since Bitcoin (BTC) hit $20,000 for the first time in December 2017, analysts have been wondering when the cryptocurrency will break its next big price milestone next.

NICE Actimize Adds Cryptocurrency Innovator CipherTrace to X-Sight Marketplace to Enhance Due Diligence and Reduce Risk

Author:  | Website: Businesswire.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

HOBOKEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With cryptocurrency-related compliance issues on the rise, and an increase in enforcement actions anticipated, the need for financial institutions to adopt solid AML

Altcoin Season? Crypto Assets Will Surge If They Break Past This Key Level

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

Since early-2018’s market crash, crypto investors have been waiting for altcoins, digital assets that are not Bitcoin (BTC), to surge higher.

Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC) - Cryptocurrency Rally Continues

Author: Nick Cawley | Website: Dailyfx.com
Publish on: 01/17/2020

The cryptocurrency rally continues with a swathe of coins making multi-week highs and continuing to paint a positive picture for the sector.