Correction: Article has been updated to reflect that one-year high is based on BPI closing prices; 36% gain was achieved in last two weeks, not last four days.
The price of bitcoin has hit its... 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
A second planned auction of 50,000 bitcoins seized by the US government from alleged Silk Road mastermind Ross Ulbricht is attracting many of the same bidders who participated in the June sale of ... Read More
Binary Financial has officially launched BTC-01, a bitcoin liquidity service that aims to target high net-worth investors who it believes are being turned away from the bitcoin market due to ... Read More
Day one of Coin Congress, held at the Hilton Hotel Union Square in San Francisco, brought together familiar faces from the cryptocurrency industry to offer new perspectives and teachable moments o... Read More
Coinbase Disputes Claims in New York Attorney General's Exchange Report
A recent report published by the New York Office of the Attorney General (OAG), which claimed several cryptocurrency exchanges it investigated are vulnerable to market manipulation, has drawn backlash
Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips
Bitfury Group has developed a new, more efficient bitcoin mining chip, the firm announced Wednesday.
The Bitfury Clarke application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chip "offers the strongest per
US Lawmakers 'Strongly Urge' IRS to Update Crypto Tax Guidance
A group of U.S. lawmakers has called on the nation's Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to release comprehensive guidance for taxpayers earning gains on cryptocurrency investments or transactions.
Brazil Moves to Probe Banks After Crypto Exchanges Denied Services
Brazil's antitrust watchdog is investigating whether the major banks in the country worked together to close off access to cryptocurrency services.
The Administrative Council for Economic Defense (