Regulation and centralized exchanges harming Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s price was hovering at around $11,000 on Tuesday, not far off its low point for the year as the South Korean Government began to implement a ban on all anonymous traders in an attempt to crack down on criminal activity. There are also fears that...

Ethereum leads the way on a big day for the alt coins

Ethereum enjoyed a marquee day on Tuesday, leading a stunning alt coin bull run that pushed Bitcoin below the psychologically important 50% mark in the overall cryptocurrency market. It was the first time in more than a month that Bitcoin was unable to claim the...

Argentina futures market eyes cryptocurrency portfolio

Argentina, notably quick to adopt bitcoin, could be one of the first nations to offer investment products featuring cryptocurrencies. El Mercado de Termino de Rosario, also known as Rofex, is considering offering services for investors which would include an exposure...

Banking slowly buying into Blockchain revolution

The traditional banking industry is finally waking up to the potential and importance of Blockchain – and there are signs the financial and logistical revolution that underpins cryptocurrencies is being more fully appreciated. The European Banking...

Buoyant bitcoin defies ‘bubble’ warnings

Amid a surging cryptocurrency market, the price of bitcoin continued to perform strongly in early trading on Friday, reaching a new all-time high in excess of $7,450, before settling back at around $7,400 – still more than 5% up on the day and 27.15% up since...