SEC Hits Crypto Asset Fund and ‘ICO Superstore’ With Penalties

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said Tuesday that it has charged and reached agreements with two companies and their owners that operate in the cryptocurrency space. The securities

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When Capitulation? 3 Ways Bitcoin’s Bear Market Might End

It’s an understatement to say the current price of the world’s largest cryptocurrency pales when compared to its past glories – at $6,700, bitcoin is down roughly 60 percent from its

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A Canadian Government Body Has Built an Ethereum Blockchain Explorer

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) announced Monday that it has built an ethereum blockchain explorer. The organization wrote in a news release that its Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) is

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After Bitcoin Price Breakout, Pending ETF Decision May Cap Gains

Bitcoin’s (BTC) jump to a 15-day high is encouraging, but caution ahead of the US Securities Exchange Commission’s (SEC) imminent decision on a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) could limit further

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Bitcoin Price Climbs $400 In 20 Minutes to Reach 2-Week High

Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has jumped 6.6 percent, pushing prices above $6,600 for the first time in weeks. At 01:00 UTC, just after Tuesday’s close, the

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First Crypto Firm IPO on London Stock Exchange Raises $32.5 Million

A crypto mining company has raised £25 million (about $32.5 million) through an IPO on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). U.K.-based Argo Mining (ticker: ARB), which provides “accessible” crypto mining via

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Ethereum Is Getting Its First Top-Level Domain Name

A new partnership will soon enable ethereum users to attach their addresses to a top-level internet domain name, making it easier to remember the identifiers associated with their assets, wallets

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Bitcoin Eyes Short-Term Bear Market After Two-Week Lows

Bitcoin’s (BTC) price pullback from the recent highs above $8,500 is increasingly looking like a short-term bear market on the technical charts. The leading cryptocurrency fell to a two-week low

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Exchange Waves: $6 Million Debut. Then Got Hacked

When a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange supports fiat tokens and courts banks, yet makes customer identification optional, all bets are off. According to data provided to CoinDesk by the blockchain project Waves,

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A Big BitGo Tech Upgrade Is Cutting Bitcoin Fees By One-Third

Crypto security startup BitGo’s latest technology – “predictive UTXO management” – sounds technical, but it’s got an end goal that everyone will understand: cutting crypto fees. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk,

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