SEC Chairman Insists Crypto ETF is Prone to Manipulation

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The chairman of US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Jay Clayton, expanded the conversation on crypto Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) on Tuesday. Indeed, the head of the investment watchdog insisted they would continue to turn down such proposals until market actors address the issue of manipulation. In recent times, the agency dominated crypto industry news for rejecting … Continue reading “SEC Chairman Insists Crypto ETF is Prone to Manipulation”

NYSE Chairman Gives Bitcoin A Thumbs Up

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With the Bitcoin prices dipping to an all time low, people are becoming more suspicious of its future. However, the Chairman of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has only good things to say about Bitcoin. Jeffrey Sprecher, CEO of Intercontinental  Exchange (ICE) & Chairman of NYSE, spoke positively about cryptocurrencies. At the Consensus Invest conference … Continue reading “NYSE Chairman Gives Bitcoin A Thumbs Up”

Seven of the Best Cryptocurrency Exchanges to Use

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We cannot emphasize enough the critical role of cryptocurrency exchanges in the virtual currency world. Sure, these exchanges help cryptoasset investors to buy, sell and exchange cryptos. By doing so, these crypto exchanges help to improve crypto liquidity. Technically, they are facilitating the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies. Consequently, it is right to say that crypto … Continue reading “Seven of the Best Cryptocurrency Exchanges to Use”

Guide: A Beginner’s Look at Litecoin Mining

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First came Bitcoin, then a slew of other coins, and then Litecoin joined the scene. Just like Bitcoin, Litecoin functions as an online platform where users can send and receive payments. Since Litecoin also works on a decentralized network, its peer-to-peer transactions are not controlled by any monopolistic authority. Compared to its ancestor, there are … Continue reading “Guide: A Beginner’s Look at Litecoin Mining”

NASDAQ and VanEck Team Up to Launch New Futures Contracts

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The leading traditional stock exchange market, NASDAQ, closed a deal with the investment management firm, VanEck. Basically, the deal will have the two partners forge a way of rolling out new crypto financial products including futures contracts. Gabor Gurbacs, the director of digital asset strategy at VanEck, announced the strategic partnership at CoinDesk’s Consensus: Invest … Continue reading “NASDAQ and VanEck Team Up to Launch New Futures Contracts”

It’s official: Ohio is First State to Accept Crypto for Tax Payments

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If you are in the United States, it will interest you to know that the U.S. state of Ohio has set a new crypto record. Indeed, Ohio announced that it will start collecting taxes in cryptocurrency. Basically, this means that the local authorities are beginning to come to terms with the fact that cryptocurrency is … Continue reading “It’s official: Ohio is First State to Accept Crypto for Tax Payments”

NASDAQ Set to Launch Bitcoin Futures Despite Bear Market

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In the traditional stock exchange market, NASDAQ needs no introduction. Launched in 1971, National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (NASDAQ) is the world’s second-largest stock exchange by MCAP. Obviously, it is a dealer market that has been active in the industry for nearly half a century, attracting the biggest names in the world. For … Continue reading “NASDAQ Set to Launch Bitcoin Futures Despite Bear Market”

Tim Draper, Tech Billionaire, Remains Bullish on Cryptocurrency

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If there is anything causing Tim Draper to lose sleep, it is certainly not the slump in the cryptocurrency market. Indeed, the 60-year-old tech billionaire has bigger fish to fry. He was speaking on the bear market lately. In a bid to show his bullish stance on cryptocurrency, the whale said that the global economy … Continue reading “Tim Draper, Tech Billionaire, Remains Bullish on Cryptocurrency”

From Currency To Food, Blockchain Can Transform The World

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The Blockchain was first conceptualized to provide support for cryptocurrencies, and aid in their transactions. Ever since, the technology has been harnessed in different fields, and shown great results. Recently, a Blockchain startup, IDA mentioned that tokenization of assets can actually help harness the power of the Blockchain to a maximum. In fact, IDA suggested, … Continue reading “From Currency To Food, Blockchain Can Transform The World”

Four ICOs Shut Down in Colorado Crackdown

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In an ongoing  Initial Coin Offering (ICO) crackdown in the United States, the Colorado State Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) has ordered the closure of four ICOs. These ICOs are not compliant with the rules of the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Therefore, the SEC suspended their operations. Regulators from all over the … Continue reading “Four ICOs Shut Down in Colorado Crackdown”