Study: Bitcoin Discussions Have Matured Dramatically

Study: Bitcoin Discussions Have Matured Dramatically

A new study released by crypto data provider Indexica suggests that the conversations surrounding Bitcoin has drastically improved in terms of maturity since the last major bull run leading up to the end of 2017. The recent and ongoing rally of Bitcoin has drawn many comparisons to previous pre-bull run market periods, especially to the […]

Shapeshift Feels Regulatory Pressure with 64 Law Enforcement Requests in 2018

Shapeshift Feels Regulatory Pressure with 64 Law Enforcement Requests in 2018

This was not the attraction offered companies getting into cryptocurrency, but it appears cryptocurrency business Shapeshift is still one of many blighted by over-regulation within the industry. The company, claiming to be one of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges in the business, was represented at the Consensus Conference in New York last week, with its founder […]

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Seeks Regulatory Assurance to List Blockchain-Backed Products

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Seeks Regulatory Assurance to List Blockchain-Backed Products

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) is reportedly investigating possible routes for listing blockchain-backed products and utilizing blockchain technology in the workings of the exchange itself, although a lack of regulatory clarity is presenting a significant hurdle. ZSE chief executive Justin Bgoni said the “money side” of blockchain technology was the factor making it difficult for […]

Seoul Mayor Reveals Plan for Blockchain-Based Citizen Cards

The South Korean capital is to begin implementing blockchain technology in its citizen cards, if reports by local media outlet are to be believed. Seoul’s mayor, Park Won-soon, was at the Korea Future Forum (KFF) 2019 & Blockchain Tech Show when he spoke about how the city was no stranger to the keen edge […]

Centralized Crypto Exchanges Experienced Major Trading Volume Uptick Last Month

Centralized exchanges experienced a significant increase in trading volume during April 2019, according to the monthly exchange review from cryptocurrency data analytics company CryptoCompare. The April 2019 Exchange Review found that decentralized exchanges claimed just 0.068% of global spot exchange volumes, with an aggregate monthly total of USD 17 million. Monthly volumes on fiat to […] Litecoin Market Analysis 20th March 2019

Litecoin Market Analysis 20th March 2019

Let’s start the analysis of one of the liquid coins — Litecoin. Last week there was an increased volume, which corresponds to the length of the candle. If we look at a weekly candle from 1 April and compare it with a candle last week, then at the same volumes, the candle from 1 April […]

SEC Stalls on Bitcoin ETF Again with New Date Set for August

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced a further delay, this time to August 2019 on yet another Bitcoin ETF proposal. This appears to be becoming the norm after Cboe’s original Bitcoin ETF filing in collaboration with money management firm VanEck and blockchain company SolidX was red-lighted by the US monetary regulator in […]

Bitcoin Pullback Restrained as Price Hovers at $7,900 in Consolidation

After consecutive days of strong price action in either direction, Bitcoin price experienced some pullback over the past 24 hours, threatening and testing important resistance at USD 8,000 several times before finally allowing itself to hover around USD 7,900 levels. After North American markets came into play yesterday, 20 May 2019, selling pressure made some […]

Binance Research, Stablecoins Show Potential to Grow Crypto Industry

Binance cryptocurrency exchange recently released a report carried out by its marketing research and analysis wing Binance Research, noting an increase in the activities of stablecoins as well as the potential for less risk-averse mainstream companies such as Facebook and Samsung to further the course of cryptocurrency adoption. According to the report, USD-backed stablecoins continue […]