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Institutional demand for Bitcoin and Ethereum causes Grayscale AUM to nearly triple, reduces exposure to XRP
Grayscale Investments, a New York-based digital currency asset management firm, released its investment report for Q2 2019.
Swiss Crypto Broker Bitcoin Suisse Applies for Banking and Securities Licenses
Bitcoin Suisse, a crypto-broker and pioneer of Switzerland's "Crypto Valley," has taken anticipatory steps to comply with a "Maturing" regulatory environment.
Sexual Misconduct Allegations Emerge Against Bitcoin Coder Peter Todd
Former Bitcoin Core developer Peter Todd filed a defamation suit in April demanding the deletion of a tweet that accused him of sexual misconduct.
Coinbase Releases New Data Tools for 'First-Time' Crypto Investors
Coinbase is rolling out new tools to help entry-level crypto users understand what seasoned traders are up to.
CNBC: Facebook Has Not Contacted Swiss Regulators On Libra's Registration
Social media giant Facebook has reportedly not contacted Swiss regulators regarding the registration of its long-awaited cryptocurrency project Libra.
Cryptocurrency Grin Follows Through With Anticipated July 17 Mainnet Hardfork
Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Grin has completed the first hardfork so far on its mainnet.
Overstock Subsidiary and Tokenization Firm tZERO Announces New Management
The blockchain-based subsidiary of retail giant Overstock, tZERO, has appointed three new managers.
Jamie Dimon Says Libra Does Not Pose a Threat in Short Term
Jamie Dimon, CEO of global financial services firm JPMorgan Chase, argued that Facebook's cryptocurrency project Libra does not pose a threat in the foreseeable future.
Key Comments From Libra Hearing at US House of Representatives
Marcus, the CEO of the Calibra wallet service for the social media giant's forthcoming Libra stablecoin, attempted to assuage regulators' concerns regarding the project and educate lawmakers on its purpose and potential.
Claymore token appears to have exit scammed, all social media accounts deleted
The team behind the Claymore token project, a deflationary cryptocurrency launched on the Ethereum blockchain, appears to have pulled an exit scam.
The Case $7.5K Could Become Bitcoin's New Price Support
Amidst a decline in the price of bitcoin, the world's most valuable cryptocurrency could find support at $7,500 - that is if it follows past patterns on the charts.
JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon: Facebook's Crypto Isn't a Short-Term Concern
Jamie Dimon, the CEO of J.P. Morgan Chase, has said he doesn't expect Facebook's planned Libra cryptocurrency to have a short-term impact on the bank.
Lawmakers Amp Up Pressure on Facebook to Halt Libra Cryptocurrency Development
U.S. lawmakers repeatedly pressed Facebook's top blockchain executive to halt development of the Libra cryptocurrency during a contentious hearing on the project Wednesday.
Grin Network Executes First Hard Fork in Bid to Decentralize Mining Power
Privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Grin has just executed its first backward-incompatible upgrade, also called a hard fork.
Reddit Co-Founders's Fund Leads $3.75M Round for Blockchain Gaming Studio
Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian's venture fund led a $3.75 million seed round for blockchain-powered video game studio Horizon Blockchain Games.
Facebook's Marcus: Libra to Satisfy All Regulatory Matters Before Its Launch
David Marcus, CEO of Facebook's crypto wallet Calibra, underlined that Facebook would not launch the Libra cryptocurrency project before they address all regulatory concerns.
IMF Chief Economist Urges Regulatory Vigilance on Libra
The International Monetary Fund has called on global regulators to pay attention and take proper regulatory action regarding Facebook's Libra.
McDonald's, Nestlé and Virgin Media Join Blockchain in Advertising Pilot
McDonald's, Nestlé and Virgin Media have joined a new blockchain pilot seeking to increase transparency in advertising online.
Price Analysis 17/07: BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC, BCH, EOS, BNB, BSV, XLM, TRX
The price has risen back above $83.65 and is likely to retest the breakdown level of the channel.
Major Altcoins Rally as Bitcoin Sees Slight Gains
Wednesday, July 17- The number one cryptocurrency Bitcoin is seeing slight gains on the day as major altcoins and Ripple rally.
Reasons Why US Government Won't Ban Libra Cryptocurrency
Things are heating up for Libra: This week's United States congressional hearings showed that many politicians are not convinced by the safety aspects of Facebook's cryptocurrency project, as they grilled the social media giant on privacy- and trust-related issues.
'Smart Dubai' Initiative Receives a Boost as DAG Platform Comes On Board
A DAG blockchain platform that can operate as the IT infrastructure for smart cities has announced a partnership with the private office of Sheikh Saeed bin Ahmed Al Maktoum - paving the way for an operational presence in Dubai.
Huobi Transitions From Current HUSD System to New ERC-20 Token
Huobi cryptocurrency exchange will transition its HUSD token from its current stablecoin system to an ERC-20 token through a partnership with crypto startups Stable Universal Limited and Paxos Trust Company.
Overstock's tZERO Lures New Execs from Barclays and IMAX
Overstock's security token platform subsidiary tZERO is growing its leadership team as it prepares to onboard more tokens.
Hacked BITpoint Exchange to Refund 50,000 Affected Users in Crypto
Cryptocurrency exchange BITPoint Japan has said that the roughly 50,000 users who lost funds in its recent hack will be reimbursed in cryptocurrency.
Watch Today's Facebook Libra Hearing at the House Financial Services Committee
Today the U.S. House Financial Services Committee will grill Facebook executive David Marcus on the social media giant's proposed Libra cryptocurrency.
Huobi Revamps HUSD Stablecoin to Help Power 'Fiat On-Ramp'
Huobi is replacing its current stablecoin solution with a new ERC-20 token.
Reddit Co-Founder Ohanian Leads $3.75 Million Round in 'Hearthstone' Competitor
Announced this morning, Horizon Games raised $3.75 million in seed funding in a round led by Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian's Initialized Capital.
Venezuelan Petro Against US Sanctions: History and Use of the Crypto
Venezuelan trade volume dominates P2P marketsVenezuelan peer-to-peer markets have long been a leader in terms of volume, in part owing to widespread geo-blocking that targets Venezuelan citizens on the part of cryptocurrency exchanges.
U.S. Libra Hearings Day 1: Lawmakers Finding It Hard to Trust Facebook
The United States' Senate Banking Committee raised a wave skepticism over Facebook's crypto project Libra during the first day of testimony on July 16.