Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Bitcoin    8250.24   -1.74% Ethereum    678.739   -2.64% EOS    12.9905   -2.72% Bitcoin Cash    1180.75   -3.80% TRON    0.079465   -0.31% Litecoin    132.57   -1.47% Ripple    0.670442   -1.18% True Chain    2.46501   -7.37% Qtum    15.6532   -3.60% Ethereum Classic    17.1917   -2.47%

U.S., Canadian Regulators Announce Cryptocurrency Crackdown

Regulators in the U.S. and Canada Monday unveiled scores of investigations into potentially deceptive cryptocurrency investment products, The Washington Post reports. It is the largest coordinated...

Walmart Files Blockchain Patent for Resale Marketplace

Walmart has filed a patent for blockchain-based technology to create a secondary marketplace for customers to resell products purchased at Walmart stores, CoinDesk reports....

Goldman’s Blankfein Expected to Step Down, Raising Questions About Bank’s Crypto Plans

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein plans to step down in December, the New York Times reported Friday. This raises questions about how his departure might...

Coinbase Ramps Up Customer Support as Business Surges

In a sign interest in cryptocurrencies is swelling, major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase said in a blog post that it plans to open two new...

Fundstrat’s Lee Offers Mea Culpa on Bad Bitcoin Call

Prominent cryptocurrency bull Thomas Lee apologized for his incorrect prediction that a bitcoin (BTC) rally would take place during the Consensus 2018 conference in New York,...

Fake Crypto Projects Scam $1 Billion From Investors

Nearly 300 cryptocurrency projects appear to be scams that have drawn $1 billion from investors, according to a review by The Wall Street Journal. Out of...

Ethereum Trumps Bitcoin in China’s New Index Ranking

China’s love/hate relationship with cryptocurrency has taken another turn. After banning cryptocurrency trading, the government has started its own index, ranking the top 28...

Bing Says No to Cryptocurrency Ads

Microsoft's Bing search engine has become the latest tech company to ban ads for digital currencies, according to Cryptoslate.com. It is becoming harder to tell...

SEC Wants to Teach Investors a Lesson About Crypto

Investing is risky, as everyone knows, and that is why the chief U.S. government securities regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission, is particularly concerned...

Nomura Wants to Make It Safer to Buy Digital Assets

Nomura is working with security firm Ledger and Global Advisors to create what it said will be a secure digital asset custody platform, the investment bank...