Cryptocurrency

US considering to issue CBDC, US Federal Reserve Chairman confirms.

In the last few months, several central banks have shown interest in CBDC. In a letter to congress, US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell said that the US is looking into launching its own digital currency that would be...

Bitcoin Casino MintDice extends Investment Opportunities for its players

The digitalization has truly taken over us, and what's the best part about it? The transparency provided by digital currencies, which makes it almost impossible to hack into or steal away our fortunes from our account. With the security...

PayPal CEO only holds one cryptocurrency – Bitcoin.

In an interview with Fortune, PayPal CEO Dan Schulman revealed that he only owns one cryptocurrency, and that is bitcoin. Talking about why PayPal left Libra, he said that it was not an acrimonious divorce or anything like that....

Bitmain rival Canaan raises $90 million in US IPO

According to the Bloomberg report, the Hangzhou, China-based company raised $90 million in its US IPO. Canaan had initially filed for $400 million IPO, but the company lost its lead underwriter Credit Suisse Group AG before the deal was...

Singapore authorities plan to regulate bitcoin futures.

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) revealed that it had seen interest from international institutional investors in cryptocurrency futures like bitcoin and ether. The consultation will close on 20th December, as reported by Reuters.   MAS proposes to list bitcoin futures...

Proof of Capital partner believes China’s digital currency can challenge the global dominance of USD.

In an interview with CNBC, Edith Yeung, a partner at blockchain-focused venture capital firm, Proof of Capita, said that China could launch its digital currency within the next 6 to 12 months. China has been working on its central...

Gatehub suffers a data breach, 1.4 million accounts compromised.

Security researcher Troy Hunt revealed that passwords and personal information of more than 1.4 million Gatehub users were compromised last month. The report also revealed that in a separate leak, data belonging to some 800,000 RuneScape bot provider EpicBot...

A Brooklyn businessman gets 18 months in prison for conducting a fraud ICO.

Maksim Zaslavskiy has been sentenced a year and a half in prison for conduction two fake ICOs. The court will decide the amount of restitution later. In November 2108, Zaslavskiy was proven guilty for committing securities fraud.   Zaslavskiy lured in...

Binance drops out of the top 10 in the latest rankings by Cryptocompare

World's leading crypto exchange by volume Binance failed to find a spot in the top ten in the list of 160 crypto exchanges published by Cryptocompare. Gemini topped the list while Paxos' itBit and Coinbase were in second and...

Swedish man extradited to the US for his alleged role in an $11 million crypto scam.

Roger Nils-Jonas Karlsson, 45, has been extradited to the US from Thailand to face criminal charges. Prosecutors have alleged that Karlsson defrauded more than 3,500 victims for over $11 million in a crypto scam. Karlsson may face up to...

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US considering to issue CBDC, US Federal Reserve Chairman confirms.

In the last few months, several central banks have shown interest in CBDC. In a letter to congress, US...