Did JP Morgan Miss The Point Of Cryptos, and What Effect Will JPM Coin Have?

It’s only February and already, we’ve had one of the biggest announcements in the crypto industry. JP Morgan announced yesterday that it had successfully trialed the JPM Coin. It will use it for its $6 trillion wholesale payments business as well as securities transactions. In doing so, it became the first bank in the U.S…

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Bitcoin Rich Mt. Gox Trustee May Have Crashed Crypto In Early-2018

Theories have flown around regarding what catalyzed the crypto sell-off seen in 2018. While proposed triggers include stringent regulation, the lack of publicly-tradable Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds brought to market, or a simple case of waning interest from the common Joes & Jills of the world, a new hypothesis has just hit the mainstream. The…

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Report: ICO Founding Teams May Have Profited Nearly $13 Billion

BitMEX Research in partnership with TokenAnalyst has unveiled their latest report on ICOs on January 16, 2019. It attempts to track the $24 billion of tokens that ICO makers had issued to themselves. These tokens are currently worth only $5 billion. The report also highlights the lack of lockup clauses or vesting schedules, resulting in…

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Have You Tried These Winning Tactics In Cryptocurrencies Trading?

Cryptocurrency trading is a rewarding venture to those who are patient enough to learn and discipline enough to manage funds. Trading requires consistency in strategizing and planning how to invest your money. Here we shall review five winning tactics in cryptocurrency trading. Before we jump right to the meat and bones of this article lets…

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1 in 7 Chinese Have Invested in Cryptocurrency

A survey conducted by Panews has found that 14% of Chinese citizens have invested in cryptocurrencies. The survey also found that 98% of respondents indicated familiarity with the concepts of cryptocurrency and bitcoin – 3% more than those who stated that they had heard of blockchain technology. Also Read: Skeptical Payoneer CEO Dismisses Idea of Single…

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Tron Price Analysis: TRX/USD Steady above 1 Cent, Bulls Have a Chance

Latest Tron News Tron is an interesting project. As a smart contracting platform, its objective is crystal: Build one of the largest blockchain-based operating systems in the world. Their unwavering dedication to deliver on this mandate can’t be doubted. So far, their track records have all the characteristics of ambition as they build the framework…

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XRP Technical Analysis: Bears to have a strong hold on the cryptocurrency

The inconsistent journey of cryptocurrency market seems to be never-ending as the digital assets are constantly showing irregular trends since one week. At the time of writing, XRP is trading at $0.37 with a market cap of $15.1 billion. Though XRP continues to hold the 2nd position in the market list, it has seen a…

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Have the "Lambo" Times Come to an End in the Crypto Market?

The crypto markets are going through turbulence – prices are falling, traders are panicking and companies are losing money. Bitcoin plummets below $4,000 for the first time since last year, putting an end to the months of “stability”. Altcoins are following the same pattern. Not much ground for optimism, hah? Apparently, someone disagrees on that….

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XRP does not have mining, but 80% of Bitcoin [BTC] are mined in China, says Ripple Chief Market Strategist

Cory Johnson, the Chief Market Strategist at Ripple, recently appeared on a webinar to offer his opinions on the recent market movement of Bitcoin [BTC]. He also spoke about the difference between various digital assets in the cryptocurrency space and the limitations of the technology of Bitcoin. Johnson began by saying that he wasn’t in…

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Bitcoin Cash [BCH] hard fork shouldn’t have any drama; miners to decide, states Litecoin [LTC]’s Charlie Lee

The show known as Magical Crypto Friends recently received its latest iteration, with the parties, Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin [LTC]; Samson Mow, the Chief Strategy Officer at Blockstream; WhalePanda, an influencer, and Ricardo Spagni, the lead handler of Monero [XMR]’s code, speaking about one of the most controversial topics that have been occurring…

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Ripple chief claims Central banks already have a digital asset-version of their fiat

At the ongoing financial event called the Singapore Fintech Festival 2018 [November 12-16], the CEO of Ripple, Brad Garlinghouse, and IMF Deputy General Counsel, Ross Leckow, presented their views on the digital currency market. The pair also answered a few questions drafted by the audience. Here, the Ripple official indulged in a slightly controversial remark on central…

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Ethereum (ETH): Odds Of A Trend Reversal Have Never Been Better

Ethereum (ETH) is on the brink of a trend reversal. If we look at the candles on the ETH/USD weekly chart, the odds of a breakout do not appear very plausible. The 10 Week EMA is still quite far from the 21 Week EMA. The price is trading below the 5 Week EMA and has…

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Here are the major Facebook execs who have left in 2018 so far

Facebook has seen 10 of its top executives leave in 2018. The departures come after a tough year filled with user privacy, data security and misinformation scandals. Facebook has had a rough year, plagued by scandals involving data security, user privacy and the spread of misinformation. The company’s stock lost nearly one-quarter of its value…

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XVG Developers Clarify Verge's Codebase Does Not Have Bitcoin Core Vulnerability

Earlier on in the week, the crypto and blockchain community was made aware of a bug in the Bitcoin Core code. The vulnerability affected versions 0.16.3 and 0.17.0rc4 of the code behind the famous blockchain network. An anonymous user originally reported the denial-of-service bug to top developers of Bitocin Core and Bitcoin ABC (the software…

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Does Tether Really have an impact on the Price of Bitcoin? ⋆ ZyCrypto

A recent study conducted by Dr. Wang Chun Wei, a lecturer at the business school of Australia’s University of Queensland, has found that the effect of Tether on the price of BTC is not “statistically significant”, contrary to what many in the crypto community currently believe. Wei’s paper “The Impact of Tether Grants on Bitcoin,”…

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Ethereum Might Not Have Bottomed Out Yet, ICO Sell-Off Is The Culprit

Ethereum seems to be still standing on shaky grounds as the price continues to take a dive. It’s a fact that over the last few months, things haven’t been exactly rosy for this famed base token of the Ethereum project. Investors have had to brave the bear onslaught for months as ETH price took a…

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I want people in the cryptoverse to have a long-term view, says Brian Armstrong

On 8th September 2018, Brian Armstrong, the CEO of Coinbase, the biggest cryptocurrency exchange platform in terms of users, spoke about the price of Bitcoin [BTC] and the volatility of the market, during the TechCrunch conference, Disrupt. The CEO of Coinbase started the discussion by stating that the company’s employees always keep a tab on…

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ICOs Have Sold 13,500 ETH in the Past 24 Hours, ◊200,000 in the Past Month

ICOs have nearly tripled the amount of eth sold a day during the past 24 hours according to data from Santiment, with ◊13,500 entering the market while usually it was about ◊5,000 and as low as ◊1,000 recently. The biggest sale was by a project called PolicyPal, with ◊6,400 ($1.5 million) seemingly liquidated in the…

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Petition to Have Amazon Accept Dogecoin Nets 11,000+ Signatures

If you have been buying or selling on Amazon, then you are probably aware that for a long time, the world’s number one online retailer has maintained a strong stance on the use of cryptocurrencies on its platform. This is, however, likely to change soon after Mark E., an avid user at Change.org started a…

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Report: Not Another $400 Peak For Litecoin – The Bulls Have Slowed

Charlie Lee became aware of Bitcoin way back when he worked for Google. Now, the Litecoin founder compares Bitcoin to gold, saying that the crypto is even better in terms of low transaction costs and ease of storage. Lee understands the power of decentralization and its possible impact on the financial markets, but he says…

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