S Korean crypto trading volume nearly twice that of its 2 biggest stock markets combined

The four largest cryptocurrency exchanges in S Korea amassed a combined trading volume of nearly 45 trillion won. This is compared with a combined 24 trillion won traded on the...

Bitcoin will not be outlawed

Michael Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy said yesterday that given that it is not a currency, Bitcoin will not be outlawed, therefore government intervention is one more threat to Bitcoin’s continued...

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Collecting Bitcoin is like collecting Beanie Babies

In a recent interview on the Real Vision platform, Peter Schiff and Mike Green gave their views on Bitcoin. Peter Schiff is recognised as being one of the most vehement Bitcoin sceptics...

Video game maker Nexon buys $100 million in Bitcoin

Tokyo-based video game maker Nexon has announced that it has bought $100 million in Bitcoin. Nexon is the first Japanese company to add Bitcoin to its treasury.  Earlier this morning Nexon made the announcement, stating that...

Rumors of Facebook’s Bitcoin Hold Circulate

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), perhaps the most widely known social networking site today, is rumored to have bought Bitcoin for its balance sheet.According to Alistair Milne, Chief Information Officer at Altana...

Gemini partners with Mastercard to launch crypto rewards credit card

Earlier today, the Gemini cryptocurrency platform announced a partnership with Mastercard and WebBank to launch a first-of-its-kind crypto rewards credit card.   A waitlist of 140,000 Gemini customers have signed up to use...

Sell your car for Bitcoin!

Australian used car company CarBuyers.com.au has announced that it will pay for customer’s cars in bitcoin if they choose this option instead of cash.   In every state and territory...

Bitcoin or Litecoin? Charlie Lee’s thoughts

Charlie Lee is the founder and CEO of Litecoin. He previously worked for Google as a software engineer and early on he became interested in Bitcoin and blockchain technology. Lee...

Bitcoin rallies – alts now off the leash

After almost two weeks of a downward trend Bitcoin has bounced back and is now looking to break this trend. Altcoins have also rebounded strongly and have already made up...

Turkish crypto investors face $2 billion loss

Thodex exchange founder Faruk Fatih Ozer is reported to have left the country after Masak, the financial crimes investigation board, blocked the exchanges accounts on Wednesday and started an investigation into...

Why is the Crypto market continuing its slide?

A sea of red is sweeping through the cryptocurrency markets as Bitcoin continues to fall, and so doing, drags the altcoins down with it. What is the cause of the...

ARK Investment Releases New Research That Says Bitcoin Mining Could Hold A Solution To Environmental Concerns

ARK Investment Management is a global asset manager that specialises in investing in disruptive innovation. The New York-based company has recently released research that states cryptocurrency could actually offset its...

PayPal's Venmo Provides Crypto Buying and Selling To Their 70 Million Users

Paypal Holdings inc today announced that their peer-to peer payment service Venmo would officially let its users buy and sell cryptocurrencies within its mobile app.  The service comes several months...

China Says Crypto Is An Investment Alternative They Are Looking Into

The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has commented on potentially changing some of the regulation surrounding bitcoin and cryptocurrency, revealing it views them as an “investment alternative”. Li Bo the...

So why did Bitcoin crash?

Sunday’s Bitcoin crash wiped around 16% off the price of the number one cryptocurrency, bringing with it the whole of the altcoin market. Why did the crash happen? Was it...