The largest crypto exchange by volume is making its U.S. debut next week. Binance.US said today that the platform will open registration and deposits on September 18. According to a company blog posting, the launch will initiate...
View Bitcoin’s drop from $10,949 to $9,855 (Wednesday low) may be a bear trap, as selling volumes have dropped throughout the price pullback. A widely-tracked 4-hour chart indicator is reporting a bullish divergence and the daily candlesticks are...
Developers have disclosed a security hole in various versions of bitcoin’s Lightning Network software that could cause users to lose money if not updated. The bug was first made public on Aug. 30 by bitcoin and Lighting...
Nasdaq has added a new index that aims to offer the markets information on blockchain projects working in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space. Called Defix, the index was launched by the London-based Exante brokerage – an early mover...
The market has taken steps to address the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) concerns about approving a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), but there is still “work left to be done,” said the agency’s head. Speaking on...
United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton recently spoke with CNBC's Bob Pisani regarding the regulator’s latest take on Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds (ETFs).‘Progress is being made’Speaking with Pisani on Sept. 9, the SEC chairman stated that, although significant steps have been taken to...
The government of Catalonia has announced it will develop a decentralized identity platform aimed to give citizens control of their own data when interacting with online services. According to a press release on Monday, the IdentiCAT project was announced...
A massive 94,505 bitcoin transaction made crypto headlines as investors and investigators speculated from whence the BTC came. The wallet, first accessed late on September 5, 2019, has been involved in only seven transactions including the massive whale...
Brazil has seen a tumultuous week in the cryptocurrency industry. The tax agency announced that they are running out of funds, the Securities and Exchange Commision (CVM) claimed that Brazil is “broke,” the Central Bank of Brazil introduced a new instant payment system, and Cielo, Brazil's largest...
Max Boonen is founder and CEO of crypto trading firm B2C2. This post is the first in a series of three that looks at high-frequency trading in the context of the evolution of crypto markets. Opinions expressed within...