Sberbank and Alfa Bank, two of Russia's biggest Banks have decided to offer crypto-related investment options to their clients. Russia's central bank has set a regulatory framework which the two banks will need to follow for their cryptocurrency investment...
Since Bitcoin made a foray into the mainstream consciousness, taking much of the world by a proverbial storm, many optimists have claimed that cryptocurrencies could become the next ubiquitous medium of value. A recent survey conducted by the Switzerland-based...
Many short-term crypto investors haven't had the best time, with the collective valuation of all digital assets recently establishing a year-to-date low. However, some investors still hold a positive outlook on this nascent industry, including the CEO of Pantera Capital. "Bitcoin...
Since crypto's nascency, a number of industry insiders have claimed that Russia and Bitcoin are perfect matches for each other. And while the nation's view on the world's first cryptocurrency has changed over the years, hearsay indicates that the...
A wave of banks and major financial institutions have condemned bitcoin in 2017, as the bitcoin price reached its peak at $19,000. When the price of bitcoin fell from that high point to $6,000, the majority of self-proclaimed economists...
Days after celebrating its fifth birthday, the company behind one of the United States' leading Bitcoin derivatives markets has launched an unorthodox volatility index. Bitcoin Fear Index The index, also known as the LXVX (LedgerX Volatility Index), is based on implied volatility....
While cryptocurrencies took a large hit in 2018, with investors capitulating en-masse, 2019 has already been shaping up to be a great year for this nascent ecosystem. Case in point, one of the world's largest technology conglomerates, the Seoul-based...
Bitcoin Value almost reached $20,000 per coin at the end of 2017. After this massive surge in the value of Bitcoin, the price quickly fell, however. Just this week, we saw the price of the coin fall below $7,000....
Bitmain has flown too close to the Sun. The Beijing-headquartered Bitcoin mining giant, known for its production of crypto-centric ASICs, has lost another one of its facets in the extended bear market. Bitmain Shutters Amsterdam Office On Monday, reports arose that...
Contrary to the statements, studies, and findings of leading financial institutions, the blockchain is not the only technology behind bitcoin. Four Fundamental Technologies For many years, ever since the popularization of the term distributed ledger back in 2015, banks, including...

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