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...
Bitcoin price has outperformed every reserve and fiat currency across the world year to date, yet again. By outperforming the US dollar by over 30 percent, Bitcoin surpassed the growth of the Mexican Peso, Silver, Gold and Russian Ruble to become the best performing currency so far in 2017. Fiat,...
The price of bitcoin continued recent gains to start today's trading session, rising $60 in just hours to top $1,460. Overall, the price of bitcoin has gained nearly 5% across global exchanges, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index, to reach its highest value ever recorded. The gains mark the...
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...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s first fintech advisory group meeting has received mixed reviews from the cryptocurrency community. The group, which featured participation from several well-known Blockchain companies, concluded its inaugural session Wednesday. It included a panel and a private meeting, details of which are not known. Fourteen attendees took part, including...
The price of bitcoin is once again trading near an all-time high.
The combined market value of all cryptocurrencies in circulation has pushed beyond the significant milestone of $30 billion for the first time ever, underlining the ever-expanding interest in digital currencies and the blockchain technology. Data from CoinMarketCap reveals bitcoin as the top dog among cryptocurrencies, valued at over $20 billion....
Something is going on in the cryptocurrency world, but it’s hard to figure out why prices are jumping. Both bitcoin and Ether prices are currently trading at an all-time high. According to Coindesk’s price index, you could buy one bitcoin for $1,343 earlier today. It roughly represents a 6 percent...