“It’s an orgy” is how one strategist described the breaking news that US regulators have approved Bitcoin futures to start this month.The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) confirmed Friday that CME Group and CBOE had met the requirements for regulated trading, while Cantor Exchange would also be...
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Bitcoin wallet app Abra is adding support for ethereum, the startup announced today. The move to integrate the world's second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization was unveiled at CoinDesk's Consensus: Invest event in New...
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Ripple (XRP) has hit huge new all-time highs as the altcoin joins Ethereum (ETH) and Litecoin (LTC) in debuting on Bloomberg Terminals.News that Bloomberg had added the three cryptocurrency assets to its benchmark price tracker sent XRP soaring to almost $0.90 per coin - an increase of almost...
Ethereum's price surge continued into today as the digital currency topped $700 to reach a high of $750 according to coinmarketcap.com. This brought Ethereum’s market capitalization to an astonishing $72.5 bln. However, as Bitcoin mounted a comeback, returning to near-record highs, Ethereum slipped. At press time, Ethereum was...
In a vindication of cryptocurrency exchanges which have had their share of growing pains this year, CBOE launched Bitcoin futures trading at 5 PM Central time and their website went down within minutes. CBOE has confirmed that the slowness (and 404 errors) users are receiving are due to...
Parity Technologies suggested today it may not continue to pursue changes to the ethereum blockchain's software as a way to reclaim hundreds of millions in inaccessible customer funds. The development comes days after the company outlined four ethereum protocol changes that would restore access to the $275 million in...
The mining service Nicehash was reportedly hacked today, with over $60 mln in funds stolen. Users report that funds have been moved from their own internal Nicehash Bitcoin addresses to a single Bitcoin address controlled by an unknown party. The company released a statement on Reddit, saying:“Unfortunately, there...
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