Posted Date: May 24, 2018
The central banks of Norway and England have published reports exploring different models for central bank-issued cryptocurrencies. By contrast, Federal Reserve governor, Lael Brainard, recently expressed her opposition to central bank cryptocurrencies – claiming that such would result in broad “macroeconomic consequences.” Also Read: Chilean President Considering Regulation of Cryptocurrencies Decline of Cash Prompts Norwegian Central […] The post Norway and England Contemplate Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 24, 2018
Circle is going after fresh entrants to the cryptocurrency trading market with a new tool that allows them to invest in multiple coins as once. This feature is different than an index fund in a few crucial ways, perhaps most importantly being available to everyday investors not just the rich and trading professionals. Also Read: Economics […] The post Circle Adds New Feature Allowing Newbies to ‘Buy the Market’ appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 24, 2018
Blockchain this and blockchain that might be so much hype, but no one can deny hundreds of millions of dollars, some say billions, sloshing around the ecosystem in search of advancing technology undergirding cryptocurrencies. There’s a battle in even the broader employment market as Facebook, Amazon, IBM and others search for blockchain development talent, pushing […] The post Blockchain Skills? Hired! $120,000+ Plus Bonus! appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 24, 2018
Hardware wallets, like the cryptocurrency stored within them, can provoke strong emotions in their owners. Hodlers like what they like, and that’s the end of the matter. If the first hardware wallet you bought was a Ledger, you’re probably Ledger for life. Likewise if you’re in Team Trezor. Keepkey, which completes the holy trifecta of […] The post A Hands-On Review of the Keepkey Hardware Wallet appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 24, 2018
The Chilean central bank president, Mario Marcel, has made comment seemingly in favor of developing a regulatory apparatus for virtual currencies. The apparent openness to regulating cryptocurrencies contrasts significantly from the recent banking embargo targeting virtual currency recently witnessed in Chile. Also Read: Spanish Regulator Open to Approving Funds Investing Directly in Cryptocurrencies Chilean Central Bank […] The post Chilean Central Bank President Considering Regulation of Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 23, 2018
Overstock.com’s Tzero is planning to launch a regulated exchange for security tokens in collaboration with Box Digital Markets. The companies will seek the approval of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for the new exchange. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Security Token Exchange Overstock.com’s fintech subsidiary t0.com Inc (Tzero) and Box […] The post Overstock.com’s t0 to Launch Regulated Security Token Exchange appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 23, 2018
Over the past few days, cryptocurrency markets have been losing steam as many digital assets have lost a good amount of value. Most coins are down anywhere between 3-15 percent over the past 24-hours. Bitcoin Cash (BCH) values have dipped 10 percent over the last day and prices hover around $1,055 today. Bitcoin Core (BTC) […] The post Markets Update: Stormy Weather Continues to Plague Cryptocurrency Traders appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 23, 2018
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Korbit has announced that it will no longer support the trading of five cryptocurrencies: dash, monero, zcash, augur, and steem. This announcement came just days after hacked Japanese exchange Coincheck confirmed the delisting of privacy coins. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Farewell to Five Cryptocurrencies Korbit, one of […] The post South Korean Crypto Exchange Korbit Drops XMR, ZEC, DASH, REP, and STEEM appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 23, 2018
In today’s Bitcoin in Brief, internet security expert John McAfee expects bulls to come back to the crypto market, despite recent drops in prices across the board. Billions will be pumped by institutional investors, he predicted in a tweet. Meanwhile, a new study has shown that the mood of investors, rather than economic indicators, actually […] The post Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: McAfee Predicts Bull Run Led by Institutional Investors as Crypto Markets Dip appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: May 23, 2018
On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 20:00 (SGT), we are planning to open the whitelist for an addition of 2000 applicants. The KYC/AML procedure was recently opened for applicants interested in taking part in the Essentia ICO. Shortly after the announcement, we received more than 100,000 applications for the whitelist. Due to that fact we had to temporarily close the whitelist application. The post PR: Essentia Re-Opens Whitelist for 2000 Additional Applications appeared first on Bitcoin News.