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US SEC makes a move against another ICO
January 22nd 2020 The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues its campaign against ICOs in 2020 as well. Recently, the regulator made anoth…
Bitfinex new feature allows master accounts to have up to 100 trading accounts
January 22nd 2020
Libra Association loses yet another member — Vodafone
January 22nd 2020
Bitcoin traders preparing for another go at $9200
January 22nd 2020
Turkish cultural center to create blockchain-based public service solutions
January 21st 2020
New crypto-beneficial bill reaches US Congress
January 21st 2020

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Cardano Can Gain 20% In February
January 21st 2020
Why I Wouldn’t Invest in Bitcoin SV Right Now
January 19th 2020
Can Ethereum Gain Additional 10% By The End Of January?
January 17th 2020
Can Bitcoin Hit $16,000 in 2020?
January 16th 2020
Can Bitcoin Reach $9000 This Month?
January 7th 2020
Can EOS gain 30% in January?
January 5th 2020
Why I wouldn’t invest in Ripple right now
January 3rd 2020
Will Binance Coin Drop by 25% In January?
January 2nd 2020

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More of the latest cryptocurrency news

Bitcoin hash rate reaches another new milestone

Bitcoin has had a rather eventful weekend, which started with its price surging past $9,000 and reaching as much as $9.150, only to start spiraling down. The coin lost $500 by the start of the new week, dropping to $8,650, which is where it sits at the time of writing. The new BTC price behavior is believed by some to have been influenced by the project’s hash rate. As some may know, many analysts have theorized that Bitcoin’s price i…

South Korea might put a 20% tax on profits made from crypto

According to a recent report published by Korea Herald, the country’s finance ministry is considering introducing a new tax on crypto-based income. From what is known right now, the tax on profits made from trading cryptocurrencies could be as high as 20%. The finance ministry has not yet published an official announcement, but the report did quote one of the government officials, who openly stated that there is a real possibility of a 20%…

Another huge BTC transaction goes through for a minimal fee

Crypto transactions are quite well known for the ability to move massive amounts of money for extremely low fees. Until recently, Bitcoin whales were willing to pay up to several hundreds of dollars in fees for moving millions, which was still far less than what any bank or traditional financial service would have charged them. Lately, however, a new trend of sending millions for only a fraction of a dollar became quite big and popular, and anoth…

Vitalik Buterin supports Peter Schiff: Crypto wallets require better security

As many likely know, Peter Schiff recently made headlines after losing his BTC and blaming the wallet he used for it. He reported losing his funds yesterday, January 19th, stating that the money in question included his crypto life savings. The claim caused quite a bit of backlash from the crypto community which accused him of negligence. Allegedly, Schiff forgot his wallet password and he failed to back up his seed phrase when he first made the…

Ethereum Classic price surges by over 100% after Binance listed ETC futures

Ethereum Classic (ETC), a known altcoin from the Ethereum family, recently saw a major price surge after two major events took place. The first of the two was a significant technical upgrade, while the second one included the listing of its futures product on one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, Binance. As a result, the coin’s price surged by around 100% within a single week. The coin’s price prior to the surge sat at a…

Supposed “shadow banker” might plead guilty on operating unlicensed money transmissions

According to recent reports, Reginald Fowler — a supposed ‘shadow banker’ for crypto exchanges — might be close to pleading guilty to operating unlicensed money transmissions. Fowler was previously arrested in April 2019, alongside Ravid Yosef. Both individuals were accused of running a shadow bank, which processed millions of dollars in unlicensed transactions. The charges against the two claim that they did so on behalf of various d…

XRP-backed wallet BRD launches tools for building enterprise apps

XRP-backed mobile crypto wallet BRD has recently launched a set of tools for building blockchain apps for enterprises. The new toolset is called Blockset, and it was announced yesterday, January 17th. The new offering was described as a blockchain platform for data integration, with a suite of tools that will allow blockchain developers to build enterprise-grade apps. According to what is known, these will grant enterprises the ability to retriev…

Swedish cryptocurrency exchange reveals plans to hold an IPO

One of Scandinavia’s oldest cryptocurrency exchanges, BTCX, recently announced plans to hold an Initial Public Offering (IPO) later in 2020. The plan comes with the hope that this move would allow traditional investors to take a greater role in ‘new finance,’ and bring Bitcoin closer to the masses. The exchange’s CEO, Oskar Soderstrom, revealed that the plan is to try and hold an IPO before the end of Q3 of this year. BTCX…

Researchers warn that Bitcoin Lightning Network is becoming heavily centralized

After struggling over the last six months, the Bitcoin price is finally growing once again. The coin saw a 28% price growth during the first two weeks of January 2020, and it wasn’t long before it started affecting altcoins, as well. Of course, the coin also saw an increase in transactions, which once again brought its scalability issues to attention. While there were several projects that attempted to find a solution for Bitcoin’s in…

All crypto exchanges serving Canadians now under the country’s securities laws

According to new guidance published by the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA), any digital exchange serving Canadians will have to abide by the country’s securities laws. This includes onshore and offshore exchanges alike. While at first, it may seem that this would only include businesses offering assets that Canadian regulator considers securities, the notice states that the same securities laws will apply to platforms that offer pu…

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