UK’s FCA Investigates 24 Cryptocurrency Firms As Bitcoin Price Dips

The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has opened up 24 investigations into cryptocurrency businesses, a Freedom of Information request has revealed. In a report from the Financial Times, the U.K.’s top financial watchdog also confirmed that it had opened seven… Continue Reading

Circle Announces USD Coin

In a bombshell announcement, Circle revealed USD Coin, a fiat backed stable coin that will be used on their Poloniex exchange. The move comes as Circle continues to pivot its business models. In recent months they have launched Circle Invest,… Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency Regulation, Adoption, and Technology Discussed at CoinFestUK

When cryptocurrency innovators come together, new ideas are created; solutions to challenges are found, and investors are given the motivation to possibly invest more into the space. Regardless of whether someone is a newbie or veteran, it is events such… Continue Reading

BTC.com Releases First Cryptocurrency App on Huawei’s AppGallery

China accounts for almost 62 percent of all global mobile transactions. Yet, despite nearly being a cashless economy many Android users remain on the outskirts of gaining access to a mobile wallet enabling them to use cryptocurrencies for mobile payments.… Continue Reading

Why Crypto Investors Are Flocking to eToro

More than nine million investors have put their faith in eToro and joined the world’s leading global social trading and investment network. With so many traders and investors around the world joining it, we try to explore why these people… Continue Reading

New York Stock Exchange Owner Reportedly Working on Bitcoin Trading Platform

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is reportedly working on an online trading platform that would permit investors to bet on bitcoin, according to people familiar with the situation. News of the Georgia-based company’s intentions follows the announcement from Wall Street bank Goldman… Continue Reading

Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Products: Will the SEC Approve a Bitcoin ETF This Year?

The prospect of a Bitcoin ETF has been widely discussed for the last few years, and despite all previous applications for a US-based fund being rejected or withdrawn, the latest rhetoric from the SEC appears to suggest the commission is… Continue Reading

Reddit Is Hoping to Bring Back Bitcoin Payments, Looking At Ethereum and Litecoin Too

The CTO of social media platform Reddit has revealed that the company is considering reinstating cryptocurrencies for payments, including bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin. Speaking in an interview with Cheddar, Chris Slowe, the site’s chief technology officer, explained that it was… Continue Reading