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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...

Why I Wouldn’t Invest in Bitcoin SV Right Now

After it staged a rally that resulted in the value increase of more than 170% in just a day, Bitcoin SV has already returned nearly 80% of those gains. The initial rally raised many eyebrows as it appears that it...

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...

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...

Can Ethereum Gain Additional 10% By The End Of January?

Similarly to Bitcoin, Ethereum has recorded one of the best starts to the year in recent years. The world’s second largest coin by market capitalization has gained more than 30% so far. The fundamental and technical indicators point towards further...

Binance to stop serving crypto traders in Japan

Recently, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges, Binance, announced on its Japanese support website that it will stop serving the country’s crypto traders in the near future. The exchange did not reveal the date when the new restrictions would...

Trading with leverage might soon arrive at Binance DEX

Recently, Binance Chain Explorer listed eight new “BULL” and “BEAR” leveraged tokens from FTX, a well-known crypto derivatives platform. The new tokens are paired with four major cryptos, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, and EOS. However, the move also sparked speculation...

Can Bitcoin Hit $16,000 in 2020?

Bitcoin (BTC) price has recorded the best start to the year since 2012 as it has gained 20% since the year started. Other major altcoins are up as well with the entire cryptocurrency market gaining 23% in value.  “The Iran...

NBA’s Sacramento Kings partner with ConsenSys

The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Sacramento Kings have a history of interesting crypto collabs, and they have just announced another one on January 15th. The announcement revealed that the team has partnered up with a blockchain development company, ConsenSys. The...

Bitcoin Cash price breaks out, goes after ₿0

The crypto space started seeing a significant price recovery in the first two weeks of 2020, with Bitcoin itself growing $8.600. However, it was not the only one who saw improved price performance recently. When it comes to Bitcoin Cash...

UN warns not to attend the crypto conference in North Korea

As North Korea makes preparation to hold once again cryptocurrency conference, the United Nations warns that attending it would constitute a sanctions violation. The report was published by Reuters earlier today, January 15th, and it comes only a week after...

Hotel booking service Travala adds support for Tether (USDT)

A new announcement by a hotel booking service, Travala, revealed that the company will now start accepting payments via stablecoin Tether (USDT). The company was already known to be crypto-friendly, as it already accepts payments in BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC,...

NEO announces investment in Blockchain’s largest DEX, Switcheo

Cryptocurrency project NEO announced yesterday, January 14th, that it had made an investment in the Blockchain’s largest DEX. According to what is known, the project made an investment via the NEO EcoBoost program, which is a funding effort within its...

US SEC concerns cause Bitwise to withdraw ETF proposal

The crypto market has seen a lot of positive developments in terms of adoption in recent years, but as 2020 takes off, there is still not a single Bitcoin ETF proposal that the US SEC has approved. The Securities and...

Supply chain platform IBM Sterling adds new tracking features

A new announcement by the IBM Sterling supply chain platform revealed that the platform will soon receive new tracking features created by Publicis Sapient, Salesforce, IBM Services, and others. The announcement was published this Monday, January 13th, and it claims...

Asset manager WisdomTree makes plans to launch its own stablecoin

According to recent reports, it appears that yet another stablecoin might be underway, as the asset manager WisdomTree recently revealed that it is interested in asset-pegged digital currencies. The company currently oversees $63 billion in its clients’ assets, but it...

Cryptsy victims reach a $1m settlement with Coinbase

The largest crypto exchange in the US, Coinbase, recently reached a settlement regarding the lawsuit filed by the victims of a former crypto exchange, Cryptsy. The lawsuit was settled for $962,500 late in December 2019, and the funds will be...

Payments giant Visa acquiring crypto-serving fintech firm, Plaid

According to a recent announcement, Visa has recently made a decision to acquire Plaid, a crypto-serving fintech company, which will allow ie to enhance its existing card business. The announcement regarding the acquisition was made yesterday, January 13th, when Visa...

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