The US Marshals Service (USMS) has begun its auction of 44,341 BTC seized from convicted Silk Road operator Ross Ulbricht, marking the final sale in a process that began in June 2014.
The tranche c... Read More
Major bitcoin industry companies including Digital Currency Group (DCG) subsidiary Genesis Trading and bitcoin hedge fund Binary Financial are set to participate in a government auction of just over 4... Read More
The US Marshals Service (USMS) has revealed it is likely to auction off any remaining bitcoins confiscated from convicted Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht sometime in 2015.
In total, the USMS sei... Read More
The U.S. Marshals Service has announced that it will auction off more than 3,800 bitcoins later this month.
The auction will take place on Jan. 22, according to a representative from the service. T... Read More
Why one small Washington town has seen so many bitcoin miners move in
A small town three hours east of Seattle is turning into the epicenter of bitcoin mining in the United States. Wenatchee, Washington is home to a dozen of the largest bitcoin and
U.S. State Regulators Hit BitConnect With Second Cease-And-Desist
BitConnect's planned initial coin offering (ICO) has attracted another cease-and-desist letter from U.S. state regulators, marking the second time this month.
In a release dated Jan. 9, the regulat
Cryptocurrencies stage big comeback after trading ban fears wane; bitcoin surges 7 percent from low
The world may not be ending for digital currencies after all. South Korea's Justice Minister Park Sang-ki said on Thursday that a bill is being prepared to ban all cryptocurrency trading on the
Goldman Sachs says ‘the bar looks high’ for bitcoin to thrive as real money
Bitcoin's application as a form of real money is likely easier said than done, according to a new report from Goldman Sachs. In a report exploring the cryptocurrency as money in the classic sense,