Bakkt, an upcoming crypto retail payment system and futures platform, is delaying its launch to better ensure the platform’s success at release.
This broad, authoritative declaration is not unexpected, as, to date, the SEC has stated that all digital assets — regardless of whether they function as alt coins or utility tokens — are securities at least initially and, thus, subject to its jurisdiction.
“At the end of the day, it doesn’t matter who you are or where your politics sit. You will end up using crypto and being part of this network. Bitcoin and crypto act as a funnel and, in the end, everyone will fall through.”
Amun AG, a startup in Zug, Switzerland, has received a license from Swiss authorities to offer a new cryptocurrency exchange-traded product (ETP).
Bitcoin has, yet again, seen another decline by over 15% in value. But while the move downward is unrelenting, the 78% retracement at $4400 may bring in a fresh round of buyers.
The U.S. Federal Election Commission (FEC) has given tacit permission for mining pools to donate to political campaigns.
As part of its desire to forge deeper ties with the Chinese government, Huobi Group, the parent company of digital asset platform Huobi, has formed a Communist Party committee in China
As a special event What Bitcoin Did has partnered with the campaign to free Ross Ulbricht to host a detailed analysis of Ulbricht’s arrest and imprisonment, Railroaded, on the LTB Network.
In an interview with Bitcoin Magazine, Charles Hoskinson shares his views on bitcoin’s experimental nature. He believes that the experiment is succeeding, while also teaching us lessons along the way.
With the merger, RSK is opening the doors of smart contract interoperability, as RIF OS’s framework could allow for RSK to interoperate with other smart contract platforms in the future.
Gabor Gurbacs is confident that the approval of a bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF) is inevitable. And he’s optimistic that the VanEck SolidX Bitcoin Strategy will be the first to deliver one to the world.
Bitcoin Cash has now “hard forked” (split) into two different coins: “Bitcoin Cash ABC” (BCH ABC) and “Bitcoin Cash SV” (BCH SV). Here’s an overview of where things stand so far.
The Lightning Network continues to post steady growth.
After yesterday’s Bitcoin Cash coin-split, a handful of exchanges have announced that they will be supporting both coins for the time being. Others will wait and see how things develop.