Europe Surpasses US and Asia in Cryptocurrency Token Sales

Europe is rapidly becoming the world’s cryptocurrency hub, with a significant amount of EUR funding being directed into cryptocurrency projects. So far this year, the value of token sales in Europe is close to exceeding that of Asia and the U.S. combined. Fabric Ventures, a venture capital fund investing in blockchain and decentralized network projects,

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Tezos Surges 15% Amidst Market Recovery and Kraken Listing

Tezos (XTZ) surged 15% over the past 24 hours amidst a general cryptocurrency market recovery and its recent listing on Kraken. The cryptocurrency has been one of worst affected by the market crash, falling over 90% since its one year high it reached in December. Despite being one of the worst major altcoins affected by

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Bakkt Continues Talks with Crypto Regulators, Adds Key Executive to the Team

A veteran and early employee of Coinbase is switching teams, moving to the up-and-coming cryptocurrency exchange platform, Bakkt. Adam White will be joining Bakkt as the exchange’s Chief Operating Officer, helping the platform to develop as it prepares for its imminent launch. Many investors and analysts see Bakkt as being cryptocurrency industry’s next big platform

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Nouriel Roubini Expands Anti-Cryptocurrency Crusade to Blockchain Technology

Controversial economist and professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business, Nouriel Roubini, has long been a detractor of cryptocurrencies, first warning investors against the “scam” in 2013. Since his widely reported tirade against the cryptocurrency, its price has risen 11x, mainly due to increased adoption and growing promise. Despite being undeniably wrong about

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Bitcoin is Maturing, Crypto Growth Surprisingly Positive Reveals Study

New research published in a renowned scientific journal speculates that the Bitcoin markets are rapidly maturing, which could be positive news for investors. The journal – called Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science – highlights some interesting features regarding the rapidly evolving cryptocurrency markets in a report titled “Bitcoin market route to maturity? Evidence from

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Short Positions Against Ethereum Reach Record Highs on Bitfinex

The cryptocurrency markets posted some slight gains on Friday after seeing a massive selloff on Thursday that sent many altcoins down by more than 10% and pushed Bitcoin to its range support at $6,200. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading up slightly on the 24-hour chart, with a current price of just over

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Gemini Adds Litecoin with Approval from New York Regulators

Cryptocurrency exchange, Gemini, announced today that they will be adding support for Litecoin (LTC) beginning on Saturday, October 13th. Investors will be able to deposit LTC into Gemini, but will not be able to trade the cryptocurrency until Tuesday, October 16th. Litecoin will be the fourth digital asset added to the exchange platform and will

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Report: Executives Say Blockchain Integration Harder Than Expected

As the frenzy to incorporate blockchain technology into companies’ existing infrastructure picks up steam, many executives claim that the incorporation of Digital Ledger Technology (DLT) has been harder than they had anticipated. The report, which was conducted by Greenwich Associates, collected data and responses from more than 200 executives of companies that had been undergoing

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Analyst: Bitcoin Price Drop Could Put its Gold 2.0 Status in Jeopardy

Over the past month, Bitcoin saw an unprecedented period of trading within a tight range, which has finally broken for the worse. The move could mark the continuance of the persisting bear market and adds a significant amount of work for bulls looking to reverse the market trend. Today, Bitcoin’s price took a sharp fall

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United Capital CEO: Blockchain Will Eventually Impact Every Financial Transaction

Although blockchain is still clearly in its early stages of adoption, it is becoming increasingly clear that the technology underpinning Bitcoin and cryptocurrency will ultimately affect the daily lives of all individuals. This sentiment is shared by Joe Duran, the founder and CEO of United Capital, who expressed his confidence in the blossoming technology while

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