Bitstamp has warned it is “overloaded” as a surge of users new to Bitcoin places a huge strain on its resources. In an announcement Wednesday, Bitstamp said the number of such users was “exerting... Read More
The second largest cryptocurrency in terms of market capitalization, Ripple (XRP) is now available for a much wider audience. The latest announcement by popular cryptocurrency exchange and trading... Read More
NEM’s market cap has passed $2 bln as the altcoin’s exponential growth spurt continues to surprise. Already at $2.4 bln as of press time Friday, NEM’s XEM token has seen such rapid increases in... Read More
Bitcoin has already reached the historic $2,000 mark on some exchanges as momentum gains among investors. Data from Bitfinex shows asking prices of over $2,000 per coin Friday as the price per... Read More
Banks Buy Stakes in Blockchain Startup SETL
Financial services group Citi has bought a stake in blockchain startup SETL.
The move, announced today, comes less than three weeks after the French banking institution Credit Agricole also became
Long Blockchain Is At Risk for Exchange Removal Again
Long Blockchain, the beverage company-turned-crypto-firm, is facing a delisting from the Nasdaq stock exchange, public records show.
The reason lies in Long Blockchain's sliding stock price, which
Bitcoin thieves threaten real violence for virtual currencies
The currency they were after was virtual, but the guns they carried were anything but. In the beach resort of Phuket, Thailand, last month, the assailants pushed their victim, a young Russian man,
Lithuania's Central Bank Probes 100 Million Euro ICO
Lithuania's central bank announced last week that it is probing a domestic initial coin offering (ICO) after determining that the token offered counts as a security.
In a Feb. 15 statement, the Lie