Category: cryptocurrency news

Bitcoin Price Surges After U.S. Senate Passes Stimulus Bill
The price of Bitcoin surged 4% to $51,000 on Sunday after the United States Senate passed the expected $1.9 trillion stimulus bill. The measure, which was passed by a...
Posted on Mar 8, 2021
Kraken CEO: SEC’s Case Against Ripple Could Hurt Crypto Exchanges
Kraken CEO and co-founder Jesse Powell is concerned that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) case against Ripple could be harmful to crypto exchanges. The SEC is suing...
Posted on Mar 8, 2021
Yearn Finance Breaks Off Merger With Cover
Decentralized Finance protocols Yearn Finance and Cover Protocol announced the end of their protocol merger. “We have decided to end the previously announced merger process of Yearn and Cover,”...
Posted on Mar 5, 2021
John McAfee Indicted On Fraud & Money Laundering Charges For ‘Pump And Dump’ Scheme
John McAfee and his executive adviser Jimmy Gale Watson Jr. have been charged with securities fraud. Federal prosecutors believe the pair earned nearly $2 million due to a ‘pump...
Posted on Mar 5, 2021
BitGo Acquires Trust License From New York Regulators
Digital asset custody BitGo has received a New York Trust license from the New York State Department of Financial Services.
Posted on Mar 5, 2021
MicroStrategy Purchases Additional 205 Bitcoin Valued At $10 Million
MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor announced the company has bought an additional 205 Bitcoins valued at roughly $10 million. This equates to an average price of $48,888 per BTC.
Posted on Mar 5, 2021
Gemini Exchange Launches Dedicated Service “Gemini Fund Solutions”
Gemini Crypto exchange and the custodian has launched a new dedicated service called Gemini Fund Solutions.
Posted on Mar 4, 2021
Crypto.com Raises $200 Million For Cryptocurrency Startups
Crypto.com announced the launch of Crypto.com Capital. Its venture arm has set aside $200 million to invest in promising cryptocurrency startups. The move was made to accelerate the growth...
Posted on Mar 4, 2021
Bitcoin Will Replace All World Currency, Says Kraken CEO
Kraken CEO Jesse Powell continues to be bullish on Bitcoin. During a recent interview with Bloomberg, he said it will eventually replace all world currency. “This national currency’s only...
Posted on Mar 4, 2021
JPMorgan Tests Blockchain Technology In Space
JPMorgan recently tested blockchain technology between satellites orbiting the earth. This proved that digital devices could use the technology behind virtual currencies for transactions. The method is known as...
Posted on Mar 3, 2021
Oracle Wants To Make Blockchain, Crypto More Mainstream
Oracle is the latest company to take advantage of the benefits blockchain technology has to offer. It plans to create a free crypto secure data management offering for Oracle database users....
Posted on Mar 3, 2021
PayPal Reportedly Buying Cryptocurrency Custody Firm Curv
PayPal reportedly is set to acquire cryptocurrency custody firm Curv. With price estimates ranging between $200 to $500 million. The Curv acquisition is the latest in a series of...
Posted on Mar 3, 2021