Day: April 15, 2019

Study Finds 94% of Endowments Are Investing in Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency adoption throughout 2019 continues to be at an all time high, with the number of institutional investors in the industry also rising. According to the results of a study published on April 12, 94 percent of endowments surveyed reported having made crypto-related investments, with 50 percent of respondents reporting […]

Banks Saying No to Crypto Businesses: What Then?

Businesses dealing with digital assets often face significant challenges with set up and operations. Establishing a bank account can be an insurmountable obstacle. However, the situation is slowly changing. Last year, Malta passed into law three bills related to blockchain technology. More recently, France passed the PACTE law which provides […]

Ethereum [ETH] and XRP gain over-the-counter trading support from Coincheck

The cryptocurrency market saw a rise in the price of most major cryptocurrencies, including Tezos [XTZ], Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Litecoin [LTC], on April 15. The price of the largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin [BTC] also remained above $5k and noted minimal growth. However, according to TrustNodes, almost $7 billion worth of BTC […]

Blockstream, ING Work with Stanford Cryptographers on Privacy-Centric Bulletproofs

The blockchain-related development division at ING has been experimenting with “Bulletproofs,” a privacy-focused technology based on advanced cryptographic algorithms. The latest implementation of Bulletproofs has been developed through a collaborative effort involving Blockstream and computer scientists at Stanford University and University College London. According to ING’s management, Bulletproofs technology could potentially […]

ShapeShift, Maybe Kraken To Delist Bitcoin SV, Resulting In BCH Surge

Crypto Exchanges Wave Goodbye To Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision Dun, dun, dun, another one bites the dust. Earlier today, Ethereum World News reported that after a week of online banter between Craig Wright & other Bitcoin SV (BSV) proponents and the rest of the cryptocurrency community, from Ethereum lovers to XRP […]

ConsenSys Is Seeking $200 Million in New Funding: Report

ConsenSys is seeking a funding boost. Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin’s Brooklyn-based venture studio is looking to raise $200 million from external investors, The Information reported Monday, at a valuation of $1 billion. The Information reports that ConsenSys is pitching Chinese investors with materials claiming the company aims to earn $50 […]

Crypto.com a Serious Coinbase Competitor – More Than 100K Card Reservations In EU & US Before Entering Market

Coinbase, the popular US-based cryptocurrency exchange, has some serious competition when it comes to their newly released cryptocurrency enabled visa debit cards. Just recently, another crypto Visa card by Crypto.com has secured more than 100,000 card reservations across the United States and Europe. In an interview with Cryptonews.com, Kris Marszalek, […]

Inaugural ANON Blockchain Summit Austria Attracts 1,500 Visitors, Entrepreneurs, Innovators and Businesses

Businesses, entrepreneurs and even royalty were joined by 1,500 visitors in Vienna for the first ever ANON Blockchain Summit Austria. The event showcased the best and brightest in the space and featured a range of speakers and panels on how blockchain and cryptocurrency are changing the way we live our […]