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Wall Street, Institutional Investors Prime for Next Crypto Bull Run

Wall Street, Institutional Investors Prime for Next Crypto Bull Run

Analysts are looking ahead to the potential for a sustained bull run on cryptocurrency markets in 2019, and many are expressing an expectation this will be the signal for Wall Street and institutions to up investment. Many see large-scale investment being re-examined in 2019 after being scared off by Bitcoin’s December dip. Wall Street notably stood back prior to the …


Google Ads Allegedly Blacklists Ethereum Keyword

Google Ads Allegedly Blacklists Ethereum Keyword

It has been reported that Google is now blacklisting keywords mentioning Ethereum on its Google Ads advertising platform. The first indication of this would-be policy buster by the internet search giant appeared in a Tweet by smart contract auditing startup Decenter before the weekend. We are seeing a hard stop on Google Ads containing "Ethereum" as the keyword in the …


SEC Cites Cryptocurrency as Top Priority for 2019

SEC Cite Cryptocurrencies Top Priority for 2019

The US Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) has suggested that 2019 will be a year of great activity on the cryptocurrency front for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The latest report released by the OCIE says that the SEC will prioritize what it sees as risky crypto products and services, and monitor digital currency markets with more …


Canada Debates Crypto Campaign Donations as Elections Loom

Canada Debates Crypto Campaign Donations as Elections Loom

With the Canadian General Election scheduled for later this year, Elections Canada, the body responsible for overseeing federal political fundraising, is polling the relevant parties on the question of whether campaign contributions could be allowed in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies. Elections Canada have posted online that “with interest in cryptocurrency on the rise, political entities have requested guidance on accepting …


VeriBlock Fingered for Taking Free Rides on Bitcoin

VeriBlock Fingered for Taking Free Rides on Bitcoin

Bitcoin developers have been scratching their heads recently, noticing a large number of OP_RETURN transactions on the blockchain over the past few days. OP_RETURN is a type of Bitcoin transaction that is used for embedding data into the blockchain. The culprit, according to analysts, has been a new blockchain project called VeriBlock, one that piggybacks on the Bitcoin blockchain in …


Market Humming with Bullish Sentiment for 2019 and Beyond

Market Humming with Bullish Sentiment for 2019 and Beyond

With Bitcoin currently sitting around the USD 4,000 mark, early 2019 sentiment has a bullish feel to it with analysts hopeful for a surge after spending too long a time in bear terrain in 2018. Around the exchanges, the feeling is largely upbeat with one expert claiming that it has been a lack of understanding that has held cryptocurrencies back, …


Coinbase Suspends Ethereum Classic After Account Compromise

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced that it has decided to stop facilitating Ethereum Classic trading for now due to an account being compromised over the weekend. On 1/5/2019, Coinbase detected a deep chain reorganization of the Ethereum Classic blockchain that included a double spend. In order to protect customer funds, we immediately paused movements of these funds on the ETC …


UK’s First Auction of Seized Cryptocurrency by Independent Body Scheduled

UK's First Auction of Seized Cryptocurrencies by Independent Body Scheduled

An independent auction house in Northern Ireland has become the first of its kind worldwide to facilitate a sale of seized cryptocurrency assets. The sale of 167.7 monero coins with a current exchange rate of £6,655.36 is to sell via a 24-hour live auction, enabling investors to have the chance to take part and place bids on the crypto. This …


BitMEX CEO: Bitcoin Is Society’s Best Hope for a Private Form of Electronic Money

BitMEX CEO_ Bitcoin Is Society’s Best Hope for a Private Form of Electronic Money

BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes has spoken out in favor of Bitcoin, saying that the hallmark cryptocurrency is “society’s best hope for a private form of electronic money.” The company is a cryptocurrency exchange and derivative trading platform. It is owned and operated by HDR Global Trading Limited, which is registered in Seychelles and has offices worldwide. In a blog post …


Cameroon Separatists Raise Funds Through ICO

A Cameroon separatist movement has taken the unexpected steps to raise funds through an ICO in order to promote its political causes. Ambazonia, also known as Amba Land, is a self-declared state consisting of the Anglophone portions of Cameroon which previously comprised Southern Cameroons. In 2017, the Southern Cameroons Ambazonia Consortium United Front (SCACUF) unilaterally declared Ambazonia to be independent, …


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