Inflation Takes Over From Covid as Biggest Market Risk: Bank of America

It's a sign of the times how dramatically the vaccine has changed the market landscape, a year after the coronavirus pandemic initially wreaked havoc on the global economy.

Markets  ·  16 March 2021

Tesla’s Elon Musk Wants Coinbase to Become DOGE-Friendly

A listing on Coinbase would unleash dogecoin to a whole new breed of investor.

News  ·  13 March 2021

Tesla’s Bitcoin Buy May Lead to Widespread Corporate Adoption – Eventually: Wedbush

The firm called the leading cryptocurrency "the start of a new age on the digital currency front."

Markets  ·  16 February 2021

Veteran Investor Bill Miller Calls Bitcoin a ‘Rat Poison,’ but for Cash

In 2018, legendary investor Warren Buffett referred to the cryptocurrency as "probably rat poison squared."

News  ·  6 January 2021

US Firm Launches Company-Sponsored Bitcoin Retirement Plans

Digital Asset Investment Management says its new retirement plans can help savers beat inflation.

Business  ·  20 November 2020

Swiss Crypto Bank SEBA to Offer Token Securitization on Corda Network

The bank has partnered with Corda-based DASL to build the new service available on Corda’s public network

Tech  ·  15 July 2020
51% Attacks

Attempted 51% Attack on Bitcoin Gold Was Thwarted, Developers Say

A 51 percent attack on Bitcoin Gold was unsuccessful.

Markets  ·  11 July 2020

Tron Arbitration Challenged in Hostile Work Environment Lawsuit

Two technology developers are trying to keep their workplace harassment lawsuit against the Tron Foundation in court rather than arbitration.

News  ·  9 July 2020

ConsenSys Strategy Chief Steps Down to Launch Venture Fund

ConsenSys CSO Sam Cassatt is stepping down to open a new venture fund focused on "evolutionary changes in human behavior."

Markets  ·  15 November 2019

German Regulator Orders ‘KaratGold Coin’ Issuer to Cease Operations

Two more governments have taken action against entities in the Karatbars ecosystem over sales of a purportedly gold-backed cryptocurrency.

Markets  ·  15 November 2019

Criminal Case Against Failed WEX Crypto Exchange Points at Russian Law Enforcement

The administrator of failed crypto exchange WEX has reportedly told Russian police that he was forced to hand over users' holdings to the FSB.

Policy & regulation  ·  15 November 2019

Stablecoin Crisis Could Wreck Global Finance, Fed Warns in New Report

The Fed warned that a stablecoin crisis could wreak havoc on the global economy and outlined the steps issuers must take to protect the status quo. 

Policy & regulation  ·  15 November 2019

Tether to File Motion to Dismiss Class Action Lawsuit Based on NYAG Claims

The company claims that plaintiffs cannot prove Tether transactions caused bitcoin’s surge or that damages were incurred.

Policy & regulation  ·  15 November 2019

As Bitcoin Cash Hard Forks, Unknown Mining Pool Continues Old Chain

A rogue chain has developed following bitcoin cash's planned hard fork and has yet to cease production.

Tech  ·  15 November 2019

Chainalysis Says BitForex Trading Volumes Could Be Fake

The BitForex exchange could be faking its bitcoin trading volume, according to a report by Philip Gradwell, chief economist at Chainalysis.

Policy & regulation  ·  15 November 2019