The Altcoin Season Will Come, Says Fundstrat’s Tom Lee –

With bitcoin continuing its surging uptrend, crypto bulls like Tom Lee and John McAfee say the altcoin season is bound to make a comeback before the end of the year. The Altcoin Season It’s a well known fact in the crypto market that altcoins typically have their bull market moment after bitcoin has finished its […]

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Japanese Watchdog Reports 69% Spike in Cryptocurrency Complaints

Japan’s consumer protection watchdog reports an increase in the number of inquiries submitted by cryptocurrency traders in 2018. More Consumer Queries About Cryptocurrency in 2018 In its report, the Japanese Consumer Affairs Agency (CAA) revealed that cryptocurrency-related queries totaled 3,657 cases. This figure constitutes a 69% spike from 2017’s figures which amounted to 2,166 cases. […]

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CME Bitcoin Institutional Interest Hits New Record

CME Bitcoin futures reached a record all-time of 5,311 contracts or $250 Million this week, as new Institutional money flows into the Bitcoin derivative market. The Importance of Institutional Money According to a recent tweet from one of the world’s largest Bitcoin derivatives marketplace, the number of open BTC1! contracts reached a record $250 Million […]

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‘It’s Not a Blockchain’ – Why Gov’ts Could Ban Facebook’s Libra

On the day of its unveiling, Facebook’s cryptocurrency has already sparked forecasts that governments worldwide will ban it. Libra Heading For Crypto Blacklist? Libra, the protocol Facebook today revealed to the world via a somewhat clumsy website, will initially host a cryptocurrency of the same name. It will function as a value transfer system – […]

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Facebook Unveils Wallet For Pseudo-Cryptocurrency ‘Libra’

Facebook has finally unveiled its cryptocurrency offering, revealing a custodial wallet and making suspicious claims about what gives it value. Facebook To ‘Make Money Better’ As Website Crashes Dubbed ‘Calibra,’ the wallet will serve Facebook’s coin, which will be known as ‘Libra’ in line with previous hints surfacing in the press in recent weeks. The […]

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Telegram Set to Go Ahead With ICO on This Crypto Exchange

Telegram has reversed its earlier decision to not carry out a public sale of its native token Gram by announcing a listing on the Liquid cryptocurrency exchange. U-Turn for Telegram? In a press release issued on Tuesday (June 11, 2019), the messaging platform declared that it would be going forward with a public initial coin […]

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Warren Buffett Will Face ‘All Blockchain Leaders’ At $4.6M Crypto Lunch

Tron CEO Justin Sun will seek help from “all the leaders” in cryptocurrency when he has lunch with infamous Bitcoin naysayer Warren Buffett. Sun: Lunch To ‘Bridge Crypto And Traditional Investors’ Speaking to Yahoo! Finance in an interview June 11, Sun, who paid $4.56 million in an annual charity auction to dine with Buffett, said […]

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Apple and Facebook Now Competing With Banks

International ratings agency Weiss Ratings thinks tech giants like Apple and Facebook entering the crypto-space prove they are, in fact, becoming banks themselves and their ‘answer’ is nothing like Bitcoin – which competes with central banks.  Facebook, Apple ‘Becoming Banks’ In a blog post June 5, developer and Weiss Crypto Investor editor Juan Villaverde told […]

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‘Bitcoin2’ Is Here as 5500% Daily Gain Screams Pump and Dump

Just when you thought you’d heard of everything, along comes Bitcoin2. Displaying all the aspects of a classic scam, this superbly named Bitcoin fork briefly blasted its way into CoinMarketCap’s top 25. Which raises a few important questions. WTF Is Bitcoin2? Bitcoin2 00 may have flown under your radar and, hopefully, it has. One look […]

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Big Banks Announce Fiat-Pegged ‘XRP Killer’ Crypto For Settlements

Banking giants in the U.S., Japan, and across Europe have created a consortium that will use cryptocurrency technology in cross-border transfers. The move also presents a direct competitor for Ripple’s XRP token.   Settlement ‘Crypto’ Coins for International Remittance According to the Nikkei Asian Review, large banking corporations in Japan like MUFG and Sumitomo have led […]

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