FBI Reports Crypto Ransomware Totalled $144M Since 2013
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FBI Closes Russian Hacker Marketplace Fuelled By Crypto

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has shut down a Russia-based website that hosted online shops engaged in the sale of illegal goods and services and accepted crypto payments...

Anatol Antonovici | 20 hours ago
Financial Advisors Should Allocate Client Funds to Bitcoin, Executive Says
Bitcoin Exchange

Bitcoin Exchange Outflows Hit 8-Month High, HODL’ing Soars

Bitcoin adopters seem eager to hold their own coins as withdrawals now outpace deposits on exchanges. This cryptocurrency outflow reflects the growing unease about the state of the...

Trevor Smith | 21 hours ago
Bitcoin Markets Shed $34B This Week, When Bull Run?
Bitcoin Price

Daring Analyst Calls Bitcoin Crash to $2.4K Soon

With market data showing a range of conflicting signals, one analyst has now made a bold prediction that Bitcoin will soon see its largest price collapse in over a year. Whereas...

Trevor Smith | 2 days ago
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Op-Ed

Will Blockchain and Crypto Be Used Against Us After Covid-19 Clears?

More than a decade ago, Satoshi Nakamoto unveiled an intelligent virtual money system based on blockchain, which could be adopted globally without the fear of government or corporate...

Anatol Antonovici | 2 days ago
3 Things Holding Back Bitcoin Price From $7K Right Now
Bitcoin Price

3 Things Holding Back Bitcoin Price From $7K Right Now

Bitcoin has slowly regained value after its major correction two weeks ago. It now appears on the cusp of breaking USD $7,000 yet every gain is followed by a short correction. A series...

Trevor Smith | 2 days ago
South Korean Crypto Exchanges Aid Police in Child Porn Investigation
Bitcoin Exchange

South Korean Crypto Exchanges Aid Police in Child Porn Investigation

South Korea’s four major cryptocurrency exchanges, Upbit, Bithumb, Coinone, and Korbit, reportedly stated that they would support the local police in investigating the so-called...

Anatol Antonovici | 3 days ago
Litecoin price bears roaring
Litecoin

Litecoin Could See Another Price Crash Soon, Will Bitcoin Follow?

The crypto market remains volatile, with analysts actively trying to seek insight into its next moves. Litecoin now appears ready for a notable correction. Such a move could set off a...

Trevor Smith | 3 days ago
Former Locke Lord Attorney Faces OneCoin Laundering Charges
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Feds Battle OneCoin Launderer’s Acquittal Motion

Federal prosecutors have replied to Mark Scott’s attempt to have his OneCoin fraud convictions dismissed. Last year a jury found Scott guilty of laundering USD $400 million for the...

Trevor Smith | 3 days ago
Russia to Invest in Blockchain, Potential Benefit Valued at $17.5B
Russia Crypto News

Russia Proposes Legalizing Crypto For Regulatory Sandboxes

Russia’s Ministry of Economic Development has proposed a bill on “regulatory sandboxes” that seeks the legalization of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, according to local media...

Anatol Antonovici | 4 days ago
NEO Developer Account Unlocks 1.6 Million Tokens
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NEO Developers Unlock 1.6 Million Tokens, Huge Crash Incoming?

The leading Chinese-based platform, NEO, could see a jump in volatility as over USD $11 million in tokens is set to be dumped on the market. The amount represents 2.3 percent of the...

Trevor Smith | 4 days ago
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1 in 9 Indonesians Now Own Cryptocurrency, Report

About 11% of all Indonesians own some form of cryptocurrency, according to a recent report by Hootsuite, which cited GlobalWebIndex. 11% of Indonesians Own Cryptocurrency as Fiat...

Anatol Antonovici | 5 days ago
Bitcoin Traders Can Now Stack Sats By Shorting Gold Price
Bitcoin Investment

Bitcoin Traders Can Now Stack Sats By Shorting Gold Price

Phemex, a cryptocurrency derivatives exchange, has added a gold/USD trading pair. This move opens the door for Bitcoin traders to take advantage of declining gold prices. It is also a...

Trevor Smith | 5 days ago