A video emerged claiming that the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church was blessing financial investments.
Russian Orthodox Patriarch is not a Bitcoiner, church clarifies Russian Duma creates working group to tackle crypto mining regulations
Some regulators feel that a lack of clear laws for the industry is helping crypto miners avoid paying taxes.
American grocer Kroger says Bitcoin Cash press release was fraudulent
A fraudulent statement claimed that Bitcoin Cash would be accepted at over 2,000 grocery stores in the United States.
Swiss regulator 'unlikely' to approve Bitcoin Suisse's banking license
But Bitcoin Suisse still has "many options on the table," says the firm's CEO.
Dem candidate beats former Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler in tight senate race
Kelly Loeffler has lost the Georgia runoff election to Democratic challenger Raphael Warnock.
Andreessen Horowitz joins push against FinCEN's 11th-hour crypto rules
The venture capital firm has taken issue with U.S. regulators latest move against crypto.
Five times crypto got weird in 2020
Crypto is no stranger to weirdos, so here’s a few times the space got strange in 2020.
Israel’s Bank Hapoalim joins blockchain bank guarantee platform
Blockchain is changing how banks handle debt.
Thai tax collectors to streamline revenues with blockchain tech in 2021
Blockchain will reportedly make tax evasion more difficult in Thailand.
OKEx to resume withdrawals next week with promises of 100% reserves
OKEx is set to lift its withdrawal freeze first introduced on Oct. 16, claiming the exchange cooperated with authorities and no foul play was discovered.
Kyrgyzstan's central bank developing draft law for cryptocurrency industry
Solid crypto regulations would be a long time coming for Kyrgyzstan.
Brad Garlinghouse: The Tech Maverick Rippling Through Finance
As the cryptocurrency world entered the year 2020, Cointelegraph takes a look at the top 10 influencers in the cryptocurrency space.
Binance Poaches Huobi's European and Latin American Business Lead
Binace has hired on a former Huobi and JPMorgan exec as its new director of European and Latin American growth and institutional business.
Ether Price Drop Slashed Valuation of Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Firms by 40%
A new report from CV VC notes the effect of Ether prices on the valuation of top cryptocurrency and blockchain firms in Crypto Valley.
Libra Association Forms Steering Committee to Guide Technical Development
The Libra Association has formed a five-member steering committee to guid the network’s technical development.
Crypto Lending Firm BlockFi Adds Support for Litecoin and USD Coin
BlockFi, a major cryptocurrency lending firm, has added two new assets to its offering, Litecoin and USD Coin.
Thai Police Arrest 24 Chinese Nationals for Alleged Bitcoin Scam
Thai police have busted an alleged Bitcoin scam trading scheme in Bangkok, arresting 24 Chinese nationals and seizing hardware.
Study: Blockchain to Save $450B in Supply Chain Costs in Western Europe
A new study from Cointelegraph Consulting and Insolar highlights potential massive savings to be had through enterprise blockchain adoption.
Judge Preserves SEC Motion to Strike Telegram’s Void for Vagueness Defense
In a recent development in the SEC case against Telegram, a judge preserved the regulator’s motion to strike Telegram’s void for vagueness defense.
Binance Denies Police Raids, Very Existence of Shanghai Offices
Binance has denied recent reports that police raided its offices in Shanghai, stating that indeed, it has no offices in the city.
Markets Crash After Reports That Binance's Shanghai Office Closed in Crypto Crackdown
Chinese police have reportedly shut down the Shanghai offices of leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance.
Micree Zhan Claims He Was Removed From Bitmain Without Consent
Bitmain co-founder Jihan Wu claimed that he was removed from the company without his consent and has said he will return, by legal methods if necessary.
Dai Stablecoin Hits 100M Debt Ceiling Ahead of Collateral Protocol Upgrade
The Dai stablecoin has hit its 100 million token debt ceiling ahead of an upgrade to its collateral protocol.
EToro Trading Platform Acquires Crypto Portfolio Management App
Trading platform eToro has acquired cryptocurrency portfolio management app Delta.
Stellar Burns Over 55 Billion Tokens Worth $4.7 Billion USD
The Stellar Development Foundation has announced that it burned over 55 billion tokens and is focusing on other development goals for the currency.
Huawei Signs Deal With Digital Currency Research Unit of China’s Central Bank
Huawei has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the digital currency research unit of the People’s Bank of China.
Initiative Including Microsoft, Intel and IBM Introduces Token Standards
The Token Taxonomy Initiative has released a framework that aims to standardize the construction of different types of tokens.
Bahrain to Provide Fast-Track Setup Program for Fintech Startups
Bahrain has introduced a fast-track process for fintech startups looking to do business in the country.
Binance.US Cryptocurrency Exchange to List NEO and ATOM
Binance’s U.S. platform, Binance.US, will add support for two new tokens to its platform: NEO and ATOM.
Australian Stock Exchange Wants Oversight of Blockchain Trading System
An Australian stock exchange is concerned that the blockchain-based system of its sole competitor could pose an unfair advantage.