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Regulators are suddenly realizing that billions have changed hands as a result of ICOs, and are concerned that small “retail” investors need extra protection
Bitcoin opponents attack is because of its high volatility. But is it such a bad thing after all?
When most people are bullish on Bitcoin and it has become a crowded investment, is it a good time to short Bitcoin?
Bitcoin has been around the fringes of financial markets for less than a decade, but is slowly gaining prominence as an alternative asset class. Can the government of any major country step in and do the unthinkable – ban Bitcoin?
What people need to fear are the bubbles in equity markets and real estate, not cryptocurrencies.
Would Uber's stance on accepting Bitcoin be changed after appointment of Dara Khosrowshahi as its new CEO?
Australian solar power panel manufacturing company expects the Blockchain to improve efficiency in the energy market by enabling peer to peer trading.
Blockchain analysis has been used by a UC Berkeley PhD candidate to identify sex trafficking rings, through the linking of Bitcoin payments made for online adult advertisements.
The IRS is actively seeking out tax evaders using Bitcoin, employing tools like Chainalysis to unmask them.
While in terms of market capitalization Bitcoin Cash is still playing catch up with Bitcoin, in terms of trading volume Bitcoin Cash has overtaken Bitcoin and currently its trading volume is 20 percent over Bitcoin ($3.1 bln vs. $2.6 bln).
Financial institutions aren't shy of experimenting and structuring new products. Fisco, a Japanese-based financial information provider, has issued debt denominated in Bitcoins.
Bitcoin Cash integration was a simple fork of the existing Bitcoin chain. Trezor promised to develop BCH integration in its wallet, only to find out that it is not so simple.
The recent SEC ruling that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) must comply with securities registration laws had resulted in apprehensions that ICOs may dry up in the US. However, Filecoin has raised $52 mln in a pre-ICO sale, which is claimed to be SEC compliant.
Austrac, Australia’s financial crime control agency, has alleged that the Commonwealth Bank of Australia had delayed or failed to report more than 50,000 cases of suspicious transactions of cash deposited through its automated cash deposit machines.
Digital currencies have seen a lot of opposition from traditional and entrenched players in the financial services sector. The latest to voice his opposition against Bitcoin is Howard Marks, The Co-Founder of Oaktree Capital Management.
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