Blockpass to Provide KYC Verification for Bitfinex’s New IEO Platform

Blockpass, a blockchain identity protocol has announced that it will provide KYC and AML authentication services for the upcoming Ampleforth IEO conducted on the Tokinex platform. Tokinex is an Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) platform which was presented by parent companies, Bitfinex and Ethfinex last month. It allows users to participate in pre-vetted token sales from the […]

Fintech Deals Hit Record $117 Billion So Far This Year

The last five years have seen a rapid increase in global fintech-targeted mergers and acquisition volume, leading to a record high of USD 116.6 billion in 2019, according to research firm Dealogic. Business Insider quotes Dealogic associate Chisa Tanaka who says that 87 deals this year have resulted in a four-fold increase from the USD 31.8 […]

G20 Asks Global Regulators to Consider Multilateral Crypto Response

Finance leaders and their central bank counterparts at the G20 meeting in Fukuoka, Japan, have made a joint request to the Financial Stability Board (FSB) and global standards organizations to offer a cooperative response to monitor risks around crypto assets. The document, co-signed by the leaders, urges relevant bodies to give greater focus to crypto and to consider […]

Iran Wants to Charge Bitcoin Miners “Real Price” for Power

Iran may soon ask Iran Bitcoin mining operators to pay the full price of electricity, if a report by the Financial Tribune is accurate. According to the report, Iran’s Minister of Energy Homayoun Haeri has said that crypto miners operating from Iran should be paying “real prices and not be subsidized by the government”. The state reportedly […]

Bitcoin Bulls Wake Up to Attempt Breaking $7,800 Resistance

Bitcoin Bulls Wake Up to Attempt Breaking $7,800 Resistance

Despite best efforts from stubborn bulls over the weekend, the bears have decidedly won the battle on the first half of Monday, subduing the price to as low as USD 7,525 in the past 24 hours. In the middle of Central Europe markets, it is trading just below the key resistance level of USD 7,800, […]

K-Pop Fans Connect With Artists Thanks to Blockchain

As the popularity and worth of K-pop soar globally, K-pop fans will be happy to witness the launch of a blockchain-based fandom platform to connect them globally and help them communicate with the artists. As reported by BusinessKorea, social entertainment company snowM will roll out a demo version of the fan club social community platform, […]

BitcoinNews.com Ethereum Market Analysis 9th June 2019

Ethereum Market Analysis 9th June 2019

After a noticeable price slowdown in the range of USD 260-280, sellers lowered the price throughout the week and tested the bottom line of the consolidation, in which the price is already trading for 24 days. The fall began immediately from the first day of the new week, however, the closer the end of the […]

Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 3rd June to 9th June, 2019

North America

Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news continent by continent and country by country. North America United States US Consultancy firm believes banks sluggish to adopt blockchain technology: In a recent interview with Bloomberg American consultancy Mckinsey & Company has said […]

Asia and Australia: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup 3rd June to 9th June, 2019

Asia Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup

Welcome to another weekly blockchain news roundup from around the world. Here we present to you all the latest Bitcoin news continent by continent and country by country. Asia and Australia India Indian Lawmakers Propose an Extreme 10-Year Prison Sentence for Crypto Acquisition: Indian lawmakers have reportedly drafted a bill that imposes a 10-year prison sentence […]

BitcoinNews.com Bitcoin Market Analysis 9th June 2019

Bitcoin Market Analysis 9th June 2019

A weekly candle that should close today has not shone a spotlight on the overall situation. The main event of this week is the breakdown of the price range of USD 8200- 8300 and the maintenance of prices below this zone. At 4-hour timeframe it is evident that the buyers made one attempt to test […]