Tom Lee Says HODL Bitcoin As Year-end Target Stays at $25,000

Tom Lee Says HODL Bitcoin As Year-end Target Stays at $25,000

Bitcoin proponent and former chief equity strategist at JPMorgan Chase & Co. Tom Lee, has recently encouraged Bitcoin traders to hold their coins despite its loss of 40% value so far this year. Lee’s experience as a stock analyst has given him heightened insight into the current market slump Bitcoin is experiencing. In a note written […]

South Korea Regulators Preparing to Announce Cryptocurrency Taxation Laws

Reports indicate the South Korean ministry of strategy and finance is to begin taxing cryptocurrency in a bid to regulate the crypto sector by 2019. Since the winter of 2018, South Korea has garnered a great deal of attention as a key crypto-battleground; the rumoured ICO bans, exchange shutdowns and misleading negative press coverage has […]

Nevada Goes Ledger Nano Mad at Christmas

Price protection app Earny has recently revealed that the crypto hardware wallet, Ledger Nano, was US state Nevada’s most popular purchase over the 2017 Christmas season. The wallet is one of the cryptocurrency industry’s most favored along with Trezor and Keepkey. Although the published data did exclude smart home devices, the survey demonstrates that the popularity […]

Seoul Mayor Pushes Ahead With Blockchain

Seoul Mayor, Park Won-Soon, has announced plans to continue to develop the use of blockchain technology in the South Korean capital. This renewal of interest in the technology comes after South Korea’s official announcement earlier this year that there would be no ban on cryptocurrency in the East Asian country. The original declaration by the […]

IBM to Expand Business Cryptocurrency Applications

IBM to expand business crypto

Computer giant IBM has been meeting with executives from central banks and large corporations this year to investigate possibilities of further utilizing cryptocurrency technology to save money and increase business revenues. Over the past year, IBM is reported to have met with 20 central banks all exploring the potential of applying the new technology to […]