Fintech Watchdog Chief Testifies Before Congressional Committee

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Director of Competition, Christopher Woolard, has just testified before the House Financial Services Committee Fintech Task Force. In his presentation entitled ‘Overseeing the FinTech Revolution: Domestic and International Perspectives on FinTech Regulation’, Woolard touched upon some of the key work that the FCA and other agencies in the UK had […]

Number of Bitcoin ATMs Around the World Surpasses 5,000

Still think Bitcoin is a fringe asset? Well, think again, as according to a recent report by the CoinATMRadar, the number of functional Bitcoin ATMs around the world has increased to more than 5000 for the very first time. While this number is still dwarfed by the total number of ATMs operating around the world, […]

Bitcoin Dominance Crests Over 60%, Highest in 2 Years

Bitcoin market dominance has trudged over the line, marking over 60% for the first time in over two years, as a continued rally past USD 12,000 is underway. had reported yesterday that dominance stood at exactly 60% (CoinMarketCap) but in the past 24 hours since, increasing US dollar valuations, coupled with a downward retracement […]

German Parties to Use Blockchain in Public Services

Two German Christian political parties have expressed an interest in using blockchain technology to make public services more efficient, as reported by Cointelegraph Deutschland. The democratic parties of Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU) and Christian Social Union in Bavaria (CSU) together create the CDU and CSU Union, and their blockchain aspirations further cement them […] Bitcoin Market Analysis 25th June 2019

Bitcoin Market Analysis 25th June 2019

After the phenomenal closing of a weekly candle at a price of $10,925, buyers have created a good atmosphere of confidence in the continuation of growth. It is the second weekly candle, which shows an average growth of 20%. After a sharp growth and test of the price $11,200 through which the trend line passes, […]

Bitcoin Leaps 12% to Reach Brink of $13,000

The steam has yet to run out for the Bitcoin bulls, with the valuation leaping by over 12% just two hours ago at 6:15 am UTC (CoinDesk) to record yet another 2019 high at USD 12,919 — and the appetite to surface above USD 13,000 seems to be gathering. Right now, at 8:40 am UTC, […]