Bitcoin, the world’s leading digital currency, has started the new month by surpassing $1,500 per coin to reach a new all-time high. Bitcoin managed to keep its positive momentum after rallying in April to peak at $1,441.39following the news that Japan has officially recognized bitcoin as a legal payment...
Indian police are continuing their efforts to recoup funds from promoters of OneCoin, a digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be fraudulent. Local reports indicate that investigators in Mumbai continue holding more than 18 individuals in custody for further questioning after they were arrested last week by undercover officers. OneCoin...
Netherlands power utility TenneT is taking part in a pair of blockchain trials over the coming months focused on distributed energy transfer. TenneT – which is owned by the Dutch government and is a major utility provider in Germany – is working with companies in both of those regions to test applications...
Going by the prediction of the CEO of ShapeShift that the market capitalization of global cryptocurrency market may grow by ten times in the next four years, we may see Bitcoin price going over $10,000 by 2021 if the current top digital currency maintains its share of the market...
Another blow for OneCoin as Indian police arrest all 18 organizers of what they describe as a “Ponzi scheme seminar.” "The suspected OneCoin affiliate group had used the event in Mumbai to gather investment from the public, offering cash purchases of OneCoins and claiming investors could become “billionaires,” BehindMLM writes." “This...
by Michael Scott Dovetailing off of its 2016 blockchain-backed project announcementaimed at providing physical gold that’s cost-effective, convenient and assured, the UK’s Royal Mint and the Chicago-based CME Group has now begun live testing Royal Mint Gold (RMG). The CME system for RMG, powered by AlphaPoint, is currently undergoing rigorous testing...