NEWS ARCHIVE

 

SEC Chairman says he’s Not “Comfortable” passing a Bitcoin ETF

We’ve received some guidance from the SEC regarding cryptocurrency/Bitcoin ETFs.  The market has been anxiously waiting for some good news regarding SEC Bitcoin ETFs and today’s news might put a damper on those expectations.  Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, have been...

Bitfinex fights Tether FUD by adding Direct USD Markets

Bitfinex announces Tether neutrality!  Bitfinex, today, through its Press Release, announced that its USDT (Tether) will be able to be traded directly with fiat with the addition of USDT/USD and EURT/EUR Tether trading pairs.  This continues the trend that we here at...

Ohio is the First State in the US to Allow Taxes to be Paid in Bitcoin

The Buckeye State has had a good few days!  First, the Buckeyes trampled the Wolverines, and now, in the world of cryptocurrency, Ohio allows Bitcoin tax payments! According to a report from The Wall Street Journal on Sunday, starting this week, companies in Ohio will...

Coinbase Hit with Lawsuit over Insider Trading of Bitcoin Cash

Coinbase is getting sued again.  Users who filed a class action lawsuit against Coinbase will now go to court January 31, 2019.  This is according to new court documents filed on November 20th of this year.  At the heart of this lawsuit is how allegedly Coinbase...

Crypto Exchanges Start Disregarding Bitcoin SV

Did you hold your Bitcoin Cash through the fork last week ? If so, chances are, you’ve gotten two coins – Bitcoin Cash ABC and Bitcoin Cash SV.  Bitcoin Cash SV, the hard forked chain of BCH created by Craig Steven Wright, Calvin Ayre, and CoinGeek, suffered a...

New Ethereum-based Game, Plague Hunters, is coming to PS4

Yesterday, we reported that video games are increasingly opening the next generation up to digital assets.  Want some more good news amidst this bearish market?  Plague Hunters, a blockchain-based video game, has been approved by Sony and will be coming to PlayStation...