• Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency space has struggled after the recent Consensus event in NYC failed to boost the price, unlike the past few years. Nevertheless, there are still a few noteworthy events worth keeping an eye on, particularly for some altcoins. The Upcoming Week This week has many exciting deadlines that are rapidly approaching. Two cryptocurrencies that have made exceptional noise while entering the scene have been EOS and ONT. They both have mainnet launches

    3 Cryptocurrencies and an ICO with Major Events in June (ETC, EOS, ONT)

    | 2018/05/27 1:00 pm
  • Bitcoin price action continues to slide in favor of bears as the cryptocurrency dips below $8,000 for the second time in 7 days and a bear reversal is clearly in play. Market Overview ‘Rumour has it Bitcoin won’t see 10k anymore’ would serve as a suitable alteration to the chorus of Adele’s mega-hit, ‘Rumour Has It.’ It’s obvious that for the time being, bears are in full control of bitcoin price but this time it’s

    Bitcoin Price Analysis: Rumour Has It…

    | 2018/05/26 11:00 pm
  • On the subject of Bitcoin’s viability, there seem to only two conclusions. Either the number one crypto is either here to stay or it is just a fad. Thus, whether you support the “bubble” argument, the “currency of the future” notion or any other position, it all inevitably leads to the “boom or bust” conclusion or at least, so says Grayscale Investments managing director Michael Sonnenshein. Two Mutually Exclusive Bitcoin Future Outcomes According to Sonnenshein,

    Boom or Bust: There is no Middle Ground for Bitcoin, Says Crypto Asset Manager

    | 2018/05/26 9:00 pm
  • Despite the steady decline in Bitcoin prices, the network hashrate continues to increase astronomically. Why are miners contributing more computing power to mine a cryptocurrency that has struggled over the past five months? Market analyst, Naeem Aslam believes the trend implies an upcoming price increase. Bitcoin Fundamentals and Market Indices at Odds with Each Other From an economic perspective, it makes no sense for miners to spend more money mining Bitcoins when the price continues

    Price Will Catch Up to Bitcoin’s Record Hashrate By Q3: Analyst

    | 2018/05/26 1:00 pm
  • Revolut, the London-based fintech firm, has added Bitcoin Cash and Ripple to its catalog of supported cryptocurrencies. Thus, customers will be able to buy the two added cryptos from the Revolut mobile app. This move signals the company’s desire to establish itself in the emerging cryptocurrency fintech market. Bitcoin Cash Added to the Mix Revolut was founded in London in 2015 as a fintech firm with a core focus on providing alternative digital banking solutions.

    Revolut Adds Support for Bitcoin Cash and Ripple

    | 2018/05/26 7:00 am
  • Matt Hougan of Bitwise Asset Management believes that the price of Bitcoin could increase by 500 percent in the next ten years. Hougan hinges his prediction on the cryptocurrency becoming an actual store of value and the blockchain permeating several facets of human life. Is Bitcoin a Store of Value? Finding a consensus on any argument related to Bitcoin is almost a futile effort at this point. There’s the bubble argument, the economic definition argument,

    Bitcoin as a Store of Value Could be Worth $40K Within the Next Decade, Says Matt Hougan

    | 2018/05/25 9:00 pm
  • John McAfee is back again with another flurry of bold cryptocurrency predictions. In a tweet on May 24th, the tech activist and internet security expert listed five cryptos that will experience huge gains in the summer. The tweet also contained some political predictions on U.S. foreign relations. Bitcoin Will Rise in June and Dip in July According to McAfee, “Bitcoin will surpass $15,000 in June.” The controversial crypto proponent, however, predicts that the spike will

    John McAfee Says Bitcoin Will Surpass $15,000 in June

    | 2018/05/25 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday’s arrival of Tom Lee onto a CNBC segment saw the analyst expressing his high hopes for the cryptocurrency space despite negative price action. He still fully expects that the Bitcoin price will reach $25,000 by the end of the year.  Crypto Market Unexpectedly Slips, Falls By Over 7% Tom Lee, known as a “chronic” bull in the cryptocurrency community, reiterated his belief that Bitcoin will hit $25,000 by the end of the year. He

    PermaBull Tom Lee Holds Strong on $25K Bitcoin Price Prediction

    | 2018/05/25 9:00 am
  • A recent study by the Warwick Business Schools claims that the whims and caprices of investors dictate cryptocurrency prices. The study, also claims that economic indices do not play a significant role in shaping the market dynamic. In short, cryptos are only worth as much as people are willing to pay for them. Cryptocurrency Value is Subject to Mood Swings Assistant finance professor at Warwick Business School, Daniele Bianchi, is the author of the research

    Study Claims Cryptocurrency Values Based on Investor Sentiment

    | 2018/05/25 3:00 am
  • There are unconfirmed reports that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has set up a probe to investigate suspected Bitcoin price manipulation activities. According to Bloomberg, four unnamed sources revealed that federal prosecutors are worried that the market is overrun with misconduct. Fears of Rampant Spoofing and Wash Trading in Bitcoin The two major points of inquiry for the probe are spoofing and wash trading. Spoofing refers to flooding the market with fake orders, tricking

    U.S. Department of Justice Set to Probe Suspected Bitcoin Price Manipulation

    | 2018/05/24 11:00 am
  • TradingView still has flaws when it comes to the crypto market and will have to break away from its traditional finance background to put the funds it received to good use and make crypto inroads. TradingView, a developer of social networking and data analysis tools for financial markets, got in early as a crypto trading and investment tool finding an amazing opportunity, which has resulted in the company receiving a whopping $37 million in new funds by

    TradingView is Booming But Crypto Offering is Still Lacking

    | 2018/05/24 7:00 am
  • Coinbase has taken another massive step in establishing itself in the emerging cryptocurrency market. The largest crypto exchange platform in the U.S. has acquired decentralized exchange (DEX) platform Paradex. Paradex: The P2P ERC20 DEX Paradex isn’t your usual cryptocurrency exchange platform. It is a peer-to-peer (P2P) ERC20 DEX service that utilizes the 0x protocol. As a DEX, it offers users the ability to trade cryptos directly from their wallets rather than using centralized services like

    Coinbase Acquires Paradex, Set to Offer DEX Crypto Trading to Customers Outside the U.S.

    | 2018/05/23 5:00 pm
  • ZenCash (ZEN) has just been added to Binance as the exchange’s 127th coin. ZenCash is a privacy coin that uses a similar technology which ZCash uses to secure the private blockchain. Binance Lists ZenCash Binance has just announced that they will be adding another cryptocurrency to their vast arsenal, this coin being ZenCash, a smaller market cap privacy coin forked off of the ZClassic blockchain, this being a fork of ZCash. 🔊 ZenCash is now

    Binance Confirms Listing of The ZenCash Privacy Coin

    | 2018/05/23 9:00 am
  • China has shockingly (not really) issued yet another warning about the so-called perils that come along with investing in the cryptocurrency industry. This time, it’s in the form of a news report run by its state TV channel. The Bubble Chant Continues According to China Banking News, the report, titled ‘Blockchain Cryptocurrency Bubble Accumulates’, is an alleged investigative piece on how dangerous crypto speculation can be. The seemingly in-depth report appears to focus on one

    China Blames Poor Investment Choices on Crypto Industry

    | 2018/05/23 3:00 am
  • According to crypto trader Brian Kelly, now is the right time to invest in Bitcoin Cash (BCH). The founder and CEO of cryptocurrency trading firm, BKCM LLC envisages an increase in the value of the most popular bitcoin fork. Value Creation will Drive Price Increase Speaking to CNBC, Kelly predicted an impending bull run for Bitcoin Cash. He based his assertions on the decisions reached during the recent meeting of Bitcoin Cash miners in Hong

    Brian Kelly: Now is the Time to Invest in Bitcoin Cash

    | 2018/05/23 1:00 am
  • CNBC’s cousin, CNBC Africa, has produced its own cryptocurrency segment, with its host appearing on CNBC’s Fast Money yesterday to discuss his opinions on the top four cryptocurrencies.  Cryptocurrencies are a worldwide phenomenon, with people from America to Zimbabwe getting involved in one of the world’s fastest-growing industries. Africa has long proven itself to be a popular place for cryptocurrency growth and adoption, with many African consumers adopting cryptocurrencies in their daily lives. Some speculate

    HODL or FODL? CNBC Africa Crypto Host Rates Top Four Cryptocurrencies

    | 2018/05/21 5:00 pm
  • If crypto startups want to distinguish themselves amidst the crowd of similar companies, they will need to re-think their partnerships. Although Wall Street is the source of critique from crypto-evangelists fighting the centralized system, it is also home to the power and capital that they need. Every revolution starts off as a rebuttal to a previously existing system that needs – in the eyes of the revolutionaries – renovation. But once they implement their ideas,

    The Crypto Compromise: Learning to Love the Corporate Culture

    | 2018/05/20 10:00 am
  • It is safe to say that Warren Buffett is not beloved within the cryptocurrency community. The billionaire investor has consistently espoused the rhetoric that Bitcoin has no value. Recently, a crypto miner has taken to publicly calling out the Berkshire Hathaway chief for his negative comments. Warren Buffett Doesn’t Know It All As far as Genesis Mining co-founder Marco Krohn is concerned, Warren Buffett is not an authority on Bitcoin. In fact, he doesn’t even

    Warren Buffett Gets Trolled by Crypto Miner for His Negative Bitcoin Comments

    | 2018/05/20 4:00 am
  • Thomas Lee’s predicted post Consensus Bitcoin pop never happened. In fact, the market reversed and is now trading at a monthly low! As usual, investors are wondering where the market will go from here. Market Overview Contrary to popular expectation, Bitcoin failed to rally 69 – 130% after the Consensus conference in New York ended this week. In fact, it pulled back nearly 5% as the cryptocurrency market capitalization sank to $389 billion and it

    There is no ‘Consensus’ Concerning the Direction of Bitcoin Price

    | 2018/05/19 8:00 pm
  • With institutional investment being something of a major theme in the blockchain space these days, financial advisors better start studying up on cryptocurrencies and their underlying technology – and fast – lest they risk losing their clients.  ‘It’s Really Here to Stay’ JP Morgan chairman Jamie Dimon once called Bitcoin a “fraud,” and Vanguard CEO Tim Buckley once told CNBC, “You will never see a fund from Vanguard on bitcoin.” Their loss. Despite a slew of negativity

    Nocoiner Financial Advisers Are Failing Their Clients

    | 2018/05/18 12:00 am
  • Arthur Hayes, the CEO of BitMEX, predicts that bitcoin will reach the $50,000 mark by the end of this year. Appearing on CNBC’s Fast Money, the former Citigroup and Deutsche Bank executive also spoke on volatility and the dominance of Asian retail traders in the crypto market. Bitcoin at $50,000 When asked to give a bitcoin price prediction, Hayes said it could reach $50,000 before the end of 2018. Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market has

    Bitcoin Price Will See $50,000 By End of 2018, Says BitMEX CEO

    | 2018/05/15 10:30 am
  • The New-York based Gemini cryptocurrency exchange just announced the addition of 3 new cryptocurrencies to their trading lineup. The most surprising addition being ZCash, which was not expected by anybody in the community. ZCash: Privacy Focused, But On a Regulated Exchange The week of the Consensus conference has always been a week of news, innovation, and announcements from major players in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. It seems that this year’s Consensus is no different

    Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Exchange Unexpectedly Adds ZCash

    | 2018/05/15 4:00 am
  • CME Group and Crypto Facilities Ltd have officially launched the CME CF Ether-Dollar Reference Rate (Ether Reference Rate) and CME CF Ether-Dollar Real Time Index (Ether Real Time Index) – both of which are available today on both companies’ websites, and will become available later on the CME Group Market Data Platform on June 4. ‘Designed to Meet the Evolving Needs of This Marketplace’ The Ether Reference Rate provides a daily price benchmark at 4 pm London

    CME Group Launches Ether-Dollar Real Time Index and Reference Rate

    | 2018/05/14 11:00 pm