News

10/30 - 11/5/18

Updated Morgan Stanley Report Hails Cryptocurrency as ‘New Institutional Investment Class’ Cointelegraph, 11/1/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/updated-morgan-stanley-report-hails-cryptocurrency-as-new-institutional-investment-class

One of the hottest things in cryptocurrency right now: Stablecoins The Washington Post, 11/1/18

NASDAQ Says It Can Stop Cryptocurrency Market Manipulation Bitcoinist, 11/1/18

https://bitcoinist.com/nasdaq-crypto-fraud-manipulation/

25% of ‘affluent’ millennials hold cryptocurrency: report Yahoo Finance, 10/30/18

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/25-affluent-millennials-hold-cryptocurrency-report-162205944.html

10/23 - 10/29/18

IRS Advised to Provide Better Guidance on Cryptocurrency Transactions CCN, 10/26/18

https://www.ccn.com/irs-advised-to-provide-better-guidance-on-cryptocurrency-transactions/

There are silver linings in the cryptocurrency cloud, analyst says MarketWatch, 10/26/18

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/there-are-silver-linings-in-the-cryptocurrency-cloud-analyst-says-2018-10-26

10/16 - 10/22/18

Watchdog to set rules for global cryptocurrency regulation by June Euroenews, 10/19/18

https://www.euronews.com/2018/10/19/watchdog-to-set-rules-for-global-cryptocurrency-regulation-by-june

Cryptocurrency Loans Company Genesis Processes $550 Million in First Six Months Cointelegraph, 10/18/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/cryptocurrency-loans-company-genesis-processes-550-million-in-first-six-months

10/9 - 10/15/18

Cryptocurrency Needs More Regulation than other Commodities: Fmr. CFTC Chair CCN, 10/16/18

https://www.ccn.com/cryptocurrency-needs-more-regulation-than-other-commodities-fmr-cftc-chair/

A Coinbase Veteran Is Changing Sides in the Cryptocurrency Wars Fortune, 10/15/18

http://fortune.com/2018/10/15/cryptocurrency-coinbase-bakkt-adam-white/

What The Lame Duck Election Year Could Mean For Cryptocurrency Regulation Forbes, 10/9/18

https://www.forbes.com/sites/rogerhuang/2018/10/09/lame-duck-election-year-crypto/#78af1b275adb

Week of 10/2 - 10/8/18

Cryptocurrency Custodian BitGo Adds Stellar and Dash Fortune, 10/5/18

http://fortune.com/2018/10/05/cryptocurrency-bitgo-stellar-dash/

Kenya should tokenise entire economy, blockchain head urges Cryptonewsreview, 10/4/18

https://cryptonewsreview.com/kenya-should-tokenise-entire-economy-blockchain-head-urges/

Week of 9/25 - 10/1/18

Congress members ask SEC chairman for clarity on cryptocurrency regulation CNBC, 9/28/18

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/28/congress-ask-sec-chairman-for-clarity-on-cryptocurrency-regulation.html

Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Buoying Up Crypto Markets NewsBTC, 9/27/18

https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/09/27/cryptocurrency-trading-update-bitcoin-cash-bch-buoying-up-crypto-markets/

U.S. Will See Blockchain Exodus if Congress Doesn’t Figure out Cryptocurrency Regulation CCN, 9/26/18

https://www.ccn.com/147533-2/

Cryptocurrency Prices Highly Correlated to Regulatory Action: Central Bank Report CCN, 9/25/18

https://www.ccn.com/cryptocurrency-prices-highly-correlated-to-regulatory-action-central-bank-report/

Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet Forbes, 9/26/18

https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/2018/09/26/ripple-xrp-overtakes-ethereum-as-second-largest-cryptocurrency-on-ceos-bullish-bet/#6daf12ff1c22

Study: Cryptocurrency Trading Volume Likely to Grow by 50%+ in 2019 NesBTC, 9/25/18

https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/09/25/study-cryptocurrency-trading-volume-likely-to-grow-by-50-in-2019/

Week of 9/18 - 9/24/18

Study Argues Tether Wasn't Used to Prop Up Bitcoin Price Bitcoin Magazine, 9/24/18

https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/new-study-argues-tether-wasnt-used-prop-bitcoin-price/

As Bitcoin Goes, So Do Other Cryptocurrencies U.S. Nes & World Report, 9/24/18

https://money.usnews.com/investing/cryptocurrency/articles/2018-09-24/as-bitcoin-goes-so-do-other-cryptocurrencies

Bakkt Reveals ‘First Steps’ in Solving the Problem of Cryptocurrency Regulation Cryptoslate, 9/19/18

https://cryptoslate.com/bakkt-reveals-first-steps-in-solving-the-problem-of-cryptocurrency-regulation/

Week of 9/11 - 9/17/18

Bitcoin Price Analysis - The waiting game Bravenewcoin, 8/17/18

https://bravenewcoin.com/news/bitcoin-price-analysis-the-waiting-game/

CFTC CHAIRMAN URGES ‘DO NO HARM’ APPROACH TO CRYPTOCURRENCY REGULATION Bitcoinist, 9/15/18

https://bitcoinist.com/cftc-chairman-no-harm-regulation-crypto/

New Report: 70% Of Finance Execs Believe Cryptocurrency Is Here To Stay Forbes, 9/12/18

https://www.forbes.com/sites/sarahhansen/2018/09/12/new-report-finance-execs-believe-cryptocurrency-is-here-to-stay/#70e8447d7c1e

Week of 9/4 - 9/10/18

Winklevoss firm rolls out new crypto dollar pegged to U.S. dollar CNBC, 9/10/18

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/10/winklevoss-firm-rolls-out-new-cryptocoin-pegged-to-us-dollar.html

Citigroup to Let Investors Trade Custodian-Held Cryptocurrency, Sources Claim Cointelegraph, 9/10/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/citigroup-to-let-investors-trade-custodian-held-cryptocurrency-sources-claim

'Fake News.' Goldman Sachs Denies Report About Its Cryptocurrency Trading Desk That Sent Bitcoin Plunging Fortune, 9/7/18

http://fortune.com/2018/09/07/bitcoin-goldman-sachs-cryptocurrency-trading-fake-news/

72% OF CONSUMERS PLAN TO BUY MORE CRYPTOCURRENCY, NEW SURVEY FINDS Botcinist, 9/6/18

https://bitcoinist.com/sharepost-newest-survey-consumers-and-investors-are-bullish-regarding-crypto-industry/

TRUMP’S NEW SEC COMMISSIONER MEANS BITCOIN ETF ‘WILL’ HAPPEN Bitcoinist, 9/6/18

https://bitcoinist.com/trump-new-sec-commiss-bitcoin-etf/

Week of 8/30 - 9/3/18

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Nano Lifted by New Listing Newsbtc, 8/31/18

https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/08/31/cryptocurrency-market-update-nano-lifted-by-new-listings/

How to Trade Bitcoin When the Price Rises U.S. News & World Report, 8/30/18

https://money.usnews.com/investing/cryptocurrency/articles/2018-08-30/how-to-trade-bitcoin-when-the-price-rises

13 types of cryptocurrency that aren’t bitcoin Bankrate, 8/30/18

https://www.bankrate.com/investing/types-of-cryptocurrency/

If bitcoin holds above $7,000 for the week, the bulls will jump back in, crypto trader says CNBC, 8/29/18

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/29/crypto-trader-the-bulls-will-be-back-if-bitcoin-holds-above-7000.html

Week of 8/22 - 8/29/18

Bitcoin Accepted [Everyw]here: Square Wins Patent for Cryptocurrency Payment Network CCN, 8/29/18

https://www.ccn.com/bitcoin-accepted-everywhere-square-wins-patent-for-cryptocurrency-payment-network/

Binance Backs $32 Million Funding for Unicorn Founder's Crypto Stablecoin Coindesk, 8/29/18

https://www.coindesk.com/binance-polychain-back-32-million-tmon-crypto-stablecoin-terra/

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, August 29 CoinTelegraph, 8/29/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-ethereum-ripple-bitcoin-cash-eos-stellar-litecoin-cardano-monero-iota-price-analysis-august-29

Cryptocurrency Market Update: EOS Making Moves as Recovery Continues News BTC, 8/28/18

https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/08/29/cryptocurrency-market-update-eos-making-moves-as-recovery-continues/

Poll: 8% Of Americans Invest In Cryptocurrency Ethereum World News, 8/28/18

https://ethereumworldnews.com/poll-bitcoin-cryptocurrency-investing-2018/

One SEC commissioner is establishing herself as the voice of innovation for the crypto market MarketWatch, 8/27/18

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/commissioner-peirce-thinks-no-comes-too-easily-to-an-sec-weighing-cryptocurrencies-2018-08-27

Week of 8/14 - 8/21/18

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Flip-Flops on Blockchain, Joins Crypto Startup CCN, 8/21/18

https://www.ccn.com/apple-co-founder-steve-wozniak-flip-flops-on-blockchain-joins-crypto-startup/

Bets Against Bitcoin's Price Are Nearing Record Highs Coindesk, 8/21/18

https://www.coindesk.com/bets-against-bitcoins-price-near-record-highs/

Analysts: Crypto Trading Revenue Could More Than Double in 2018 Cointelegraph, 8/17/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/analysts-crypto-trading-revenue-could-more-than-double-in-2018

The SEC Is Weighing a Bitcoin Futures ETF – Here's What That Means Coindesk 8/20/18

https://www.coindesk.com/sec-bitcoin-futures-etf/

Week of 8/7 - 8/13/18

Former S&P President Leads Seed Round for ICO Compliance Startup Coindesk, 8/13/18

https://www.coindesk.com/former-sp-president-leads-seed-round-for-ico-compliance-startup/

Cryptocurrency Outlook: 4 Key Indicators It’s Here to Stay The Daily Hodl, 8/8/18, by Brian G. Sewell, Founder Rockwell Trades

https://dailyhodl.com/2018/08/08/cryptocurrency-outlook-4-key-indicators-its-here-to-stay/

SEC delay on cryptocurrency ETF is more a speed bump than a red flag, market insiders say Marketwatch, 8/8/18

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/sec-delay-on-crypto-etf-not-unexpected-says-analyst-whose-company-has-own-proposal-2018-08-08

Bitcoin Speculators, Not Drug Dealers, Dominate Crypto Use Now Bloomberg, 8/7/18

https://www.bloomberg.com/crypto

US: Chair of House Judiciary Committee Discloses Ownership of Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph, 8/7/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/us-chair-of-house-judiciary-committee-discloses-ownership-of-cryptocurrency

Bitcoin, 'the best house in a tough market,' is bouncing back, says Wall Street bull Tom Lee CNBC, 8/7/18

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/07/tom-lee-bitcoin-is-regaining-market-share.html

Week of 7/31 - 8/6/18

G20 Crypto Regulations Could Unleash Real Blockchain Change Coindesk, 8/3/18

https://www.coindesk.com/g20-crypto-regulations-could-unleash-real-blockchain-change/

https://bitcoinist.com/the-future-of-cryptocurrency-atms-has-arrived/ Bitcoinist, 8/5/18

https://bitcoinist.com/the-future-of-cryptocurrency-atms-has-arrived/

Northern Trust Opens Doors to Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds As Part Of Pervasive Blockchain Expansion Forbes, 7/31/18

https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaeldelcastillo/2018/07/31/northern-trust-opens-doors-to-cryptocurrency-hedge-funds-as-part-of-pervasive-blockchain-expansion/#5f25e3348bce

Vitalik Buterin: Too Much Focus on Crypto ETFs, Not Enough on Adoption Finance Magnates, 7/31/18

https://www.financemagnates.com/cryptocurrency/news/vitalik-buterin-too-much-focus-on-crypto-etfs/

Thomson Reuters Partners With CryptoCompare To Provide Rich Insights Into Cryptocurrency Market Forbes, 7/31/18

https://www.forbes.com/sites/rachelwolfson/2018/07/31/thomson-reuters-partners-with-cryptocompare-to-provide-rich-insights-into-cryptocurrency-market/#4685987d6b0e

Week of 7/24 - 7/30/18

IBM's blockchain app store wants to help banks cut costs CNN, 7/30/18

https://money.cnn.com/2018/07/30/technology/ibm-blockchain-app-store/index.html

Initial Coin Offerings Are Getting a Bad Rap Bloomberg, 7/29/18

https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-07-29/initial-coin-offerings-are-getting-a-bad-rap

G20 Refrains from [Cryptocurrency] Regulation, Vows to Fight Money Laundering at Recent Summit CryptoSlate, 7/27/18

https://cryptoslate.com/g20-refrains-from-regulation-vows-to-fight-money-laundering-at-recent-summit/

Clarifying the Bitcoin ETF Confusion and the Impending SEC Ruling CryptoSlate, 7/26/18

https://cryptoslate.com/clarifying-the-bitcoin-etf-confusion-and-the-impending-sec-ruling/

For Bitcoin 'Moon,' Just Wait Till Institutional Investors Show Up Forbes, 7/26/18

https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2018/07/26/for-bitcoin-moon-just-wait-til-institutional-investors-show-up/#fef8f6415e0c

Bitcoin’s Fledgling Lightning Network Now Has Over 7,000 Open Channels Bitsonline, 6/25/18

https://bitsonline.com/bitcoin-lightning-network-7000-channels/

Is Bitcoin Back? Cryptocurrency Crosses $8,000 for First Time in Two Months The Wall Street Journal, 7/24/18

https://www.wsj.com/articles/is-bitcoin-back-cryptocurrency-crosses-8-000-for-first-time-in-two-months-1532433493

G20 Eyes October Deadline for Crypto Anti-Money Laundering Standard Coindesk, 7/23/18

https://www.coindesk.com/g20-eyes-october-deadline-for-crypto-anti-money-laundering-standard/

A U.S. Bitcoin ETF launch in 2018? Good luck with that one Bloomberg, 7/23/18

https://www.bloomberg.com/professional/blog/u-s-bitcoin-etf-launch-2018-good-luck-one/

Week of 7/17 - 7/23/18

Coinbase’s Venturebeat, 7/22/18

https://venturebeat.com/2018/07/22/coinbases-big-week/

EU Parliament Study: Central Bank Digital Currencies ‘Will Reshape Competition’ in Crypto Market Cointelegraph

https://cointelegraph.com/news/eu-parliament-study-central-bank-digital-currencies-will-reshape-competition-in-crypto-market

What the Russia Hack Indictments Reveal About Bitcoin The New York Times, 7/22/18

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/22/opinion/russia-hacking-indictments-bitcoin.html

No clear signals being offered for cryptocurrency rules Pensions & Investments, 7/21/18

http://www.pionline.com/article/20180723/PRINT/180729968/no-clear-signals-being-offered-for-cryptocurrency-rules

U.S. Initiates Regulatory Sandbox for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency CryptoSlate, 7/21/18

https://cryptoslate.com/u-s-initiates-regulatory-sandbox-for-blockchain-and-cryptocurrency/

U.S. Health Care Companies Exploring Blockchain Technologies WBUR, 7/19/18

http://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2018/07/19/health-care-blockchain-bitcoin

How Regulation Could Help Cryptocurrencies Grow Harvard Business Review, 7/17/18

https://hbr.org/2018/07/how-regulation-could-help-cryptocurrencies-grow

Week of 7/10 - 7/16/18

100 Merchants Can Now Trial Bitcoin's Lightning Network Risk Free Cointelegraph, 7/10/18

https://www.coindesk.com/merchants-bitcoin-lightning-network/

Week of 6/28 - 7/9/18

Bitcoin vs Altcoins: Which Cryptocurrency Is the Most Usable as Money? Cointelegraph, 7/9 /18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-vs-altcoins-which-cryptocurrency-is-the-most-usable-as-money

Here are three ways blockchain can change refugees' lives World Economic Forum, 6/25/18

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/06/three-ways-blockchain-change-refugees-lives/

Five Nations Launch Tax Enforcement Alliance to Tackle Crypto, Cybercrime 'Threat' Cointelegraph, 7/3/18

https://cointelegraph.com/news/five-nations-launch-tax-enforcement-alliance-to-tackle-crypto-cybercrime-threat?utm_source=newsletter1&utm_medium=email

Tether On Strings? Crypto Debates Fresh Round of Manipulation Claims Coindesk, 7/3/18

https://www.coindesk.com/tether-on-strings-crypto-debates-fresh-round-of-manipulation-claims/

5 Small Countries Making A Big Impact In Cryptocurrency And Blockchain FXStreet, 7/2/18

https://www.fxstreet.com/cryptocurrencies/news/5-small-countries-making-a-big-impact-in-cryptocurrency-and-blockchain-201807022050

Weeks of June 18th-27th

Cryptocurrency Universe Expands Far Beyond Bitcoin Bloomberg, 6/27/18

https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-06-27/cryptocurrency-universe-expands-far-beyond-bitcoin

Facebook lifts cryptocurrency ban amid rumours of coinbase bitcoin exchange takeover Independent, 6/27/18

https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/facebook-cryptocurrency-ban-coinbase-bitcoin-exchange-a8418841.html

Governments Explore Using Blockchains to Improve Service The New York Times, 6/27/18

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/06/27/business/dealbook/blockchain-currencies.html

A Guide to the World of Blockchain The New York Times, 6/27/18

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/27/business/dealbook/governments-blockchains-services.html

Why bitcoin made a comeback after the South Korean exchange hack, CNBC, 6/20/18

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/20/why-bitcoin-made-a-comeback-after-hacking-crypto-traders.html

Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point, Business Insider, 6/20/18

http://www.businessinsider.com/crypto-responds-to-the-bank-of-international-settlements-bitcoin-report-2018-6

Square shares jump to a record after company gets regulatory green light for cryptocurrency trading in New York, CNBC, 6/18/18

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/18/square-customers-can-now-trade-cryptocurrency-in-new-york.html

Who is Behind the Lightning Network? Coincentral, 6/8/18

https://coincentral.com/lightning-network/