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
Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says
A new report from the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) contends that bitcoin markets are swayed by news events related to regulation.
"While cryptocurrencies are often thought to operate out
Walmart Tells Produce Suppliers to Use Blockchain by Next September
Walmart plans to sell leafy greens that are tracked using blockchain technology within the next year.
In a press release published Monday, the world's largest retailer both by revenue and by employ
The US Should Take a 'Leadership' Role on Blockchain, IBM Report Argues
Developers and companies researching blockchain technology are looking to the U.S. government to help spur adoption, a new report by IBM claims.
Written by Thomas Hardjono, director of the MIT Trus
Coinbase Just Partnered With A Token Startup in Bid to Attract Pro Traders
U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase has teamed up with the token-based trading protocol startup Caspian in an effort to boost its offerings aimed at pro traders and financial firms.
Under the deal,