Investors who want to bet against bitcoin's massive price gains can likely do so beginning in mid-December, according to the head of the world's largest futures exchange. "When can you be able to short this product, I think sometime in the second week in December you'll see our contract out for...
Bitcoin pushed beyond $8,000 this week, a boon to those willing to pour money into a risky and speculative piece of code that's hoarded more than spent. But the crypto craze is leaving behind the very technology companies that were meant to benefit without having to touch the stuff. Despite...
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Legacy media and Washington are agitated about Venezuela opposing international sanctions using a horrifying state-backed digital currency. If you look closely, you will see that there are many impediments working against the Bolivarian Republic: hyperinflation, nonexistent reserves, and centralization. The move will not succeed, that is if it’s ever...
Bitcoin prices are on the rise, as appears to be a riskier assets that benefits when stock prices are struggling. Prices have rallied more than 300% already in 2019, and could continue to see upward price pressure if it takes at the 2019 highs. Some believe that prices could face tailwinds...
So far, the biggest question permeating the crypto world is regarding cryptocurrency adoption in the real-world economy. Despite the hype and high volatility, businesses around the globe seem to slowly adopt cryptocurrency payments. In Australia, Brisbane Airport (BNE) is set to become the first airport terminal with a large array...
DRW, a Chicago-based firm, is looking to set up a bitcoin trading desk in Singapore to dominate the cryptocurrency market in Asia. The firm has been in the bitcoin game since 2014 via its division Cumberland Mining, which already operates over-the-counter bitcoin trading desks in Chicago and London. Bobby Cho, the...
There’s no doubt that the world of cryptocurrency is growing remarkably fast.  And it’s no surprise that scamsters will lock unto this endless opportunity like a heat-seeking missile. Even one of the most widely known cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, is no exception to this threat. Just recently, the social media and digital security...
The Virtual Reality world has been heating up with more and more users coming online, as headsets and platforms continue to gain acceptance. This market space has also given rise to a new and interesting asset - Virtual Real Estate. As early as 2003 companies like Linden Labs (developers of Second Life) were...
A P2P Ponzi? Accusations of “scam coin” are tossed about readily in crypto, with even such robust institutions as Dash not immune from the pejoratives. Pre-mining an overly-generous amount of coins and directly scamming investors are two very different matters, however. In recent weeks, cracks have started to appear in...