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  • Cointelegraph.com News - 23 March 2019, 1:07 pm

    Indian law enforcement has arrested four more suspects allegedly involved in a cryptocurrency scam that amassed nearly $17 million. Law enforcement in Mumbai, India have arrested four more suspects allegedly involved in a cryptocurrency scam that amassed an estimated 1 billion rupees (over $14 million). English-language daily media outlet The Times of India reported on the arrests on March 22.Per the report,…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 23 March 2019, 11:59 am

    China has released its latest government-sponsored rankings of major cryptocurrencies. China has released its latest government-sponsored rankings of major cryptocurrencies on March 22, placing Bitcoin (BTC) in 15th, while EOS keeps its top spot. Tron (TRX) came in second, after overtaking Ethereum (ETH) in February.The crypto rankings by China’s Center for Information and Industry Development (CCID) were first announced in May last…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 23 March 2019, 10:05 am

    There’s a new digital asset exchange on the market that offers opportunities for peer-to-peer cryptocurrency trading and a variety of fiat payment options. Bitzlato is a Russian platform integrated with a P2P exchanger that features a web-based version and a Telegram bot buying and selling six cryptocurrencies. Also read: BCH Is Now Supported by a […] The post New Crypto…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 23 March 2019, 12:15 am

    The State Duma of the Russian Federation has rescheduled consideration of the bill “On Digital Financial Assetsâ€� for April 2019. The State Duma of the Russian Federation has deferred consideration of the bill “On Digital Financial Assets” to April 2019,  local media outlet TASS reported on March 20.The second reading of the draft federal law “On Digital Financial Assets” has…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 11:20 pm

    The largest e-commerce company in Latin America, Mercado Livre, has prohibited cryptocurrency advertising on their website. The largest e-commerce company in Latin America, Mercado Livre, has banned cryptocurrency advertising on their website, Cointelegraph em Português reported on March 18.The development was revealed in an exclusive interview with Cointelegraph em Português after the company’s users reported receiving of emails informing them…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 9:50 pm

    CEO of cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX Arthus Hayes has suggested that Bitcoin will get back to $10,000 this year. Arthur Hayes, co-founder and CEO of cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX, has predicted that Bitcoin (BTC) will get back to the $10,000 price point this year. Hayes shared his predictions in a newsletter published on March 22.According to Hayes, the market recovery…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 9:40 pm

    PwC France’s Pauline Adam Kalfon says central banks should stay away from crypto until it is “battle-testedâ€� by corporations. Central banks should leave issuance of digital currencies to corporations such as Facebook and JPMorgan, according to a blockchain and financial partner at PwC France, Forbes reports March 22.According to PwC France’s Pauline Adam Kalfon, central banks should stay away from…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 9:05 pm

    Crypto lending company BlockFi has lowered the interest rates for their biggest cryptocurrency deposit accounts. Crypto wealth management and lending company BlockFi has lowered the interest rates for their biggest cryptocurrency deposit accounts, according to an official blog post on March 22. BlockFi launched the BlockFi Interest Accounts (BIA), cryptocurrency accounts supporting Ethereum (ETH) and Bitcoin (BTC), earlier in March.…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 8:02 pm

    The U.S. regulator continues to liaise with representatives despite repeated delays over Bakkt’s launch. United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is actively working to approve multiple crypto-related applications, including for Bitcoin (BTC) futures from institutional trading platform Bakkt. A CFTC commissioner revealed the news in remarks to cryptocurrency news network Blocktv in an interview on March 19.Answering…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 7:55 pm

    Crypto markets are seeing slight gains, having overcome yesterday’s drop, with Bitcoin hovering around the $4,000 mark. Friday, March 22 — All the top 20 cryptocurrencies, except Tether (USDT), are in the green, having overcome yesterday’s drop.Market visualization from Coin360Bitcoin (BTC) is up 0.31 percent over the past 24 hours, and is trading at around $4,045 at press time. The…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 7:19 pm

    Bayer CropScience, an agricultural arm of Bayer pharma giant giant, has worked with ConsenSys-backed startup BlockApps since 2018. The agricultural division of pharmaceutical and life science giant Bayer AG, Bayer CropScience, is collaborating with ConsenSys-backed Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) startup BlockApps. BlockApps revealed the news to Cointelegraph on March 22. Germany-based Bayer CropScience has been working on a number of blockchain initiatives…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 6:59 pm

    If the crypto markets bottom out, volumes will pick up. Let’s look at the charts, and see where major coins are heading in the short term. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 6:34 pm

    The new deal will put a database that includes sales info from 4,000 art auction houses worldwide on blockchain. The blockchain-based art registry startup Artory has acquired auction house database Auction Club, according to a tweet from Artory on March 21.Auction Club is a subscription-only database containing sales information from more than 4,000 international auction houses.According to industry media outlet…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 4:10 pm

    95 percent of volume on unregulated exchanges appears to be fake or non-economic wash trading in nature, an analysis from Bitwise Asset Management has argued. 95 percent of volume on unregulated exchanges appears to be fake or non-economic in nature, an analysis from cryptocurrency index fund provider Bitwise Asset Management has argued in a report dated March 20.Bitwise reported its…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 2:54 pm

    As announced in late 2018, the Swiss Federal Council proposed specific adjustments in the existing federal law for the blockchain industry. The Swiss Federal Council has started its consultation period on the adaptation of federal law for blockchain development, according to an official press release published on March 22.By initiating the consultation, the Federal Council intends to improve legal certainty…Read More

  • Cointelegraph.com News - 22 March 2019, 2:41 pm

    The CFTC’s delay in issuing Bakkt an approval for its Bitcoin futures is in part due to the fact that Bakkt wanted to hold clients’ funds, according to WSJ sources. Much-anticipated crypto platform Bakkt’s plans to store customers’ Bitcoin (BTC) from its Bitcoin futures could cause further delay on obtaining approval from United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 22 March 2019, 1:45 pm

    In recent market action, bitcoin core (BTC) has struggled to hold above $4,000 following four consecutive green weekly candles, while bitcoin cash (BCH) appears to be consolidating above $150 after comprising the best performing of the 10 largest crypto assets by market cap of the last seven days. In other news, ravencoin (RVN) and tezos […] The post Markets Update:…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 22 March 2019, 12:01 pm

    Mt. Gox rehabilitation trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi has reviewed the claims filed by the exchange’s creditors and we’ve included his announcement in The Daily. Also, Caspian launches crypto derivatives trading in partnership with Deribit, Facebook is looking to hire a blockchain lawyer, and Swiss lawmakers have tasked the federal government with adapting existing regulations to cryptocurrencies. […] The post In the…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 22 March 2019, 10:05 am

    China’s Center for Information and Industry Development has released its latest crypto project ranking. Tron and EOS top the list out of the 35 crypto projects evaluated while Bitcoin has been downgraded slightly. The center also evaluated the projects independently based on basic technology, applicability, and creativity. Also read: SEC Chair Explains Key Upgrades Needed […] The post China Favors…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 22 March 2019, 1:50 am

    Africa continues to dominate Google Trends search interest for “bitcoin,â€� but that has not translated into widespread adoption of cryptocurrency by users and businesses. Apart from opaque regulation and a lack of awareness, one of the major reasons for this failure has been the expansive use of mobile money on the continent. Also read: Report: […] The post Why Africa…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 March 2019, 11:30 pm

    Extensions, also known as plugins, provide a one-click way to customize your web browser. From filtering out offensive words to blocking unwanted ads, there’s a browser extension for that. Cryptocurrency users have a particular need for plugins to enhance their privacy, perform crypto payments in-browser, and check market prices. Whether you use Chrome, Brave, Firefox, […] The post 8 Useful…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 March 2019, 8:10 pm

    The race to file blockchain patents has accelerated lately with one specific firm, Nchain Holdings, attempting to capture hundreds of distributed ledger-related patents. According to reports, self-proclaimed Satoshi – Craig Wright – and his Nchain business claim to have filed 666 patent applications to date, capturing a gigantic portfolio of intellectual property. Also Read: Jeff […] The post Craig ‘Satoshi’…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 March 2019, 3:09 pm

    Bitcoin.com has always been on a quest to promote Bitcoin adoption. Our educational resources, forums, newsdesk, and other services reflect that mission on a daily basis. Now our web portal is introducing a feature called Local Bitcoin Cash, a service that facilitates the peer-to-peer trading of local currency for bitcoin cash (BCH). The new service […] The post A Privacy-Focused…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 March 2019, 11:48 am

    In this edition of The Daily, we feature a couple of announcements by leading crypto exchanges. Binance starts selling cryptocurrency for cash at newsagent stores in Australia, while Huobi is launching its new token listing platform. In other news, Aeternity and Satoshipay join forces to offer faster crypto micropayments and Nvidia expects to clear mining […] The post In the…Read More

  • Bitcoin News - 21 March 2019, 4:15 am

    An Indian crypto exchange has launched a program that allows its users to earn interest on their cryptocurrencies held at the exchange. Initially, users can lend BTC, USDT, BNB, XRP, and ETH. The CEO of the exchange has shared details about this new offering with news.Bitcoin.com. Also read: Crypto Enthusiasts Unite in 4 Indian Cities […] The post Indian Exchange…Read More