Bolivia lawmakers have enacted a crackdown on cryptocurrency use, arresting 60 people at a workshop and describing it as a “pyramid scheme.” In a statement issued by the country’s Financial System ... Read More
A bitcoin-focused pyramid scheme may have targeted Buddhist meditation practitioners in Thailand, according to a local news outlet.
In a report from English-language media source The Nation, member... Read More
Howard Marks, the man who predicted the dotcom bubble, billionaire investor, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital Group, has called Bitcoin a fad and even a pyramid scheme. It is a strong voice in... Read More
A consumer rights watchdog in Italy is fining a group of companies that have promoted OneCoin, the digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be fraudulent.
The 2.59 million euro fine wa... Read More
The head of Brazil's central bank took a harsh position toward bitcoin earlier this week, comparing the cryptocurrency to a pyramid scheme.
According to RttNews, central bank president Ilan Goldfaj... Read More
National Chinese Science Academy Launches Blockchain Lab
China's federal science institution, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, is taking part in a new research effort around blockchain.
The highest academy for science in China said it had established a n
St Louis Fed Now Tracks Crypto Prices on Its Research Database
The St. Louis division of the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank is now tracking the prices of four cryptocurrencies in its research database.
According to an announcement on Tuesday, Federal Reserve Econom
Chinese Gov’t Rates EOS as the Best Public Blockchain, Bitcoin Drop to 17th
EOS tops the public blockchain among 30 projects in the cryptocurrency space, while bitcoin, the original and largest cryptocurrency, is ranked 17th, according to the Chinese government’s second mon
Bloomberg Terminal Adds Huobi's Cryptocurrency Market Index
Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi announced that financial data firm Bloomberg has added the HB10 crypto market index on its terminal for subscribers.
In an announcement on Thursday, Huobi said users o