Want to Buy ‘Virgin Bitcoin’? Be Ready to Pay 20% More, Says CEO

Source: iStock Buyers of so-called "virgin bitcoins" are paying up to 20% more for coins with no transaction history, Flex Yan, CEO of Babel Finance,...

‘Learn From My Mistakes,’ Says BBC Reporter Who Lost GBP 25K in Crypto

Monty Munford. Source: Twitter, @montymunford The Cryptoverse witnessed yet another story of man meets crypto, man buys crypto, man makes a single mistake, crypto gets...

Ponzi Accused of USD 2B Heist & BTC Crash, Analysts Disagree

Source: iStock/drante In the past couple of days, the Cryptoverse was filled with discussions about an alleged Chinese ponzi scheme selling bitcoin and causing...

Bitcoin and Altcoins at Continued Risk of Weakness

After a strong decline, bitcoin price recovered above the USD 10,000 resistance level. BTC/USD even traded above USD 10,150, but it struggled to gain...

Binance Removes US Resident Ban, Plans US Launch in “a Month or Two”

Source: a screenshot, Instagram/Binance As Binance CEO confirmed that its American branch will open within “a month or two,” the exchange also appears to have...

Coinbase to ‘Store 5% of all the BTC in the World’ Following Xapo Deal

Brian Armstrong, CEO of Coinbase. Source: a video screenshot Major American cryptocurrency exchange and wallet Coinbase has bought the custody interests of Xapo, a company...

Crypto Exchanges bitFlyer, GMO Coin Branch Out into Property, Sport

GMO Coin has teamed up with professional football club FC Ryukyu. Source: FC Ryukyu Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges are looking to expand the scope of their...

Are Decentralized Autonomous Organizations Back?

Source: iStock/scanrail Despite the infamous ‘The DAO’ hack, which somewhat tainted the name of decentralized autonomous organizations, DAOs have been witnessing a resurgence in the...

Ripple Gives Away USD 263M in XRP that Lost 27% of its Value this...

Source: iStock/isa_ozdere Xpring, Ripple’s investment vehicle, said it made a XRP 1 billion (USD 263 million) grant to the in-browser payment processing startup Coil. The...

Why US BTC ETFs Matter if ‘No One Cares’ About European ETNs and ETPs

Source: iStock/tostphoto As a new round of decisions by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on bitcoin-backed exchange traded funds (ETFs) is expected in...