By CCN Markets: With all of the crypto attention currently centered on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, bitcoin could be gearing up for its best run to date. Fundstrat Co-Founder Thomas Lee believes that it is headed much higher in the near future, predicting that a fear-of-missing-out, or FOMO, will catapult the bitcoin price to $ 40,000 sooner than later. According to a Bloomberg report, Fundstrat’s latest report suggests that a higher bitcoin price is being supported by “market transparency and integrity.” In turn, a rising BTC price is expected to fuel gains in the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC), which “tracks bitcoin’s market
There’s been a number of developments in the ongoing Kleiman vs. Wright lawsuit lately. After Craig Wright’s sworn deposition, the plaintiffs contend that Wright’s categorical refusal to answer questions about his bitcoin addresses and his marriage(s) needs to be reevaluated. Wright’s legal team say he’s done everything possible to comply with the court’s orders but the Kleimans believe the self-proclaimed Satoshi has been stonewalling for nine months.
Grayscale Investments, a digital asset management firm founded by Digital Currency Group, announced Thursday that it has received FINRA approval to list its Grayscale Ethereum Trust (ETHE) on the OTC markets. Our team continues to bring new opportunities for investors to gain exposure to digital currencies. We’re pleased to share that Grayscale Ethereum Trust received […]
The first quarter of 2019 was bullish for the digital asset management firm Grayscale Investments and the company is gearing up to have another run.
According to a first quarter “Digital Asset Investment Report” from the company, published on May 13, 2019, product inflows from Grayscale Investments grew by 42 percent over Q4 2018. The company revealed that its Bitcoin Investment Trust (BIT) saw the vast majority of investments in the quarter, as the trust secured an average weekly investment of $ 3.2 million out of the firm’s total weekly investment count of $ 3.3 million — leaving non-bitcoin investment products driving less than $ 1 million in average weekly investments.
When darknet markets are shut down these days, the arrests don’t generate much fanfare. There’s a day of press at best, and then the media moves on to bigger stories, leaving the fate of the DNM operators unreported as their case grinds through the courts. This is a shame, as the indictments for the accused reveal valuable insights into how law enforcement caught their quarry, providing opsec lessons that every bitcoiner should take to heart.
Electronic Arts (EA) and Respawn Entertainment have officially released the first trailer for the upcoming single-player canonical Star Wars title, Jedi: Fallen Order, detailing its storyline and release date. Trust no one. #StarWarsJediFallenOrder pic.twitter.com/SUB2oEvzCN — EA Star Wars (@EAStarWars) April 13, 2019 Fallen Order stars Cameron Monaghan (Shameless) as Cal Kestis, a young Jedi Padawan […]
Albertsons Companies, the world’s second-largest supermarket chain by sales, has joined IBM’s food tracking blockchain.
Over the last two years, the Lightning Network has been touted as the scaling solution for the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network. However, the solution has been heavily criticized for its lack of security, and on March 28, Bitcoin Unlimited’s chief scientist Peter Rizun wrote an interesting evaluation of the Lightning Network’s “dirty little secret.”
Hardware wallet maker Ledger and Hong Kong-licensed Legacy Trust now provide custody for crypto assets including ethereum-based tokens.
Trust Wallet, a Binance-owned mobile wallet that supports Bitcoin, Ethereum and over 20,000 different Ethereum-based tokens across the ERC-20, ERC-223 and ERC-721 standards, has added support for five new altcoins, including Stellar (XLM), Kin (KIN), Thunder Token, NIMIQ (NIM) and AION (AION). Trust Wallet Adds #Stellar Lumen — Securely send and receive #XLM from the convenience […]
Trust Wallet, a Binance-owned mobile wallet that supports Bitcoin, Ethereum and over 20,000 different Ethereum-based tokens across the ERC-20, ERC-223 and ERC-721 standards, is continuing its efforts to provide support for leading privacy coins with the addition of ZCoin (XZC). Privacy means having the power to make your own choices about how you represent yourself […]
Trust Wallet, a Binance-owned mobile crypto wallet that supports Bitcoin, Ethereum and over 20,000 different Ethereum-based tokens across the ERC-20, ERC-223 and ERC-721 standards, revealed this past week that it has added support for Zcash (ZEC). We are proud to announce an important addition to the Trust Wallet family: $ ZEC @zcashco is now supported on iOS […]
Financial services giant Fidelity Investments, which manages more than $ 2.6 trillion in client assets, has become the latest big name to participate in the ongoing Lightning Network Trust Chain, a community-driven initiative started by hodlonaut. We and our research team at the Fidelity Center for Applied Technology have received the #LNTorch ⚡from @Wiz. Who should we pass […]
A recent nationwide survey of 1,000 online traders from the conducted by eToro U.S., a social investment platform, found that 43% of Millennial traders trust cryptocurrency exchanges more than the U.S. stock exchanges. “We’re seeing the beginning of a generational shift in trust from traditional stock exchanges to crypto exchanges,” Guy Hirsch, the managing director of eToro […]
Jennifer Robertson, the widow of the late QuadrigaCX exchange CEO, appears to be liquidating and shuffling some estate assets.
When QuadrigaCX founder and CEO Gerald Cotten passed away suddenly in December of 2018 in India, he was allegedly the only person with the knowledge of the exchange’s cold storage keys. In his will, Cotten names Robertson executrix of his estate, as well as endowing her as its primary beneficiary. The exchange waited roughly a month from Cotten’s reported time of death to making his passing public, enough time for his widow to go through probate and transfer the estate’s assets to her name.
Announced at the end of January, Bitfury’s production-ready suite of Lightning Network products and services, Peach, appears to offer everything a developer, user or merchant could want from a Lightning implementation. It comes with built-in, e-commerce plug-ins, has a hardware component for point-of-sale, a toolkit for developers and its own Lightning node to ground the whole outfit.
The suite, with its many uses, has a wide reach … a bit too wide, one crypto analysis group thinks.
Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, has long been one of the most vocal supporters of Bitcoin (BTC) from the traditional tech world. This support was taken to new heights on Tuesday when Dorsey participated in the ongoing Lightning Network Trust Chain, a community-driven initiative started by hodlonaut to build awareness around the Lightning Network […]
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Trust Wallet, a crypto wallet that supports Bitcoin, Ethereum and over 20,000 different Ethereum-based tokens across the ERC-20, ERC-223 and ERC-721 standards, recently revealed that it will become the first native decentralized wallet for the upcoming Binance DEX while also supporting the new native Binance Coin (BNB) on the Binance Chain. Not just a wallet, but Freedom of Money. […]
In Friday’s installment of The Daily, we round up the latest debate over whether market cap should be used to rank cryptocurrencies. Members of the Ripple community are up in arms over new data that suggests their token’s market cap should be billions of dollars lower than currently stated. We also detail the latest update to the Binance-owned Trust Wallet, and take in a dash of drama from crypto Twitter.