Regulatory Round-Up: South Korea Says Laissez Faire, Zimbabwe Dislikes and Singapore to Regulate

Regulation South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service has stated that it won’t regulate the digital token markets due to cryptocurrencies not comprising a legally recognized financial instrument. In central bank news, Zimbabwe’s central bank has stated that bitcoin is not legal, and Singapore’s central bank has launched the second public consultation for its … Read moreRegulatory Round-Up: South Korea Says Laissez Faire, Zimbabwe Dislikes and Singapore to Regulate

Market Analysis Report (24 Nov 2017)

MVIS-CryptoCompare Index The MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 10 Index has closed at 4,949.17 with a gain of  8.42% for the day. See the live index here Market Update At the time of writing, the Bitcoin price is sitting at $8,292, representing a gain of 1.6%% in the last 24 hours. The total market capitalization of Bitcoin is over $139 billion, following the establishment … Read moreMarket Analysis Report (24 Nov 2017)

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bull-Run Primes Altcoin Markets for New USD Highs

Markets and Prices With bitcoin currently consolidating above $8000 USD after establishing an all-time high of nearly $8400 USD, some liquidity has shifted towards the altcoin markets. This has resulted in several major altcoins setting record dollar-value highs despite holding relatively modest prices when paired with bitcoin. Today, Ethereum set a new … Read moreMarkets Update: Bitcoin Bull-Run Primes Altcoin Markets for New USD Highs

Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash, Why Not Both: Ronnie Moas

The relationship between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash has been rocky since before the latter’s inception. So much so that there is vehement support of both, opposed on many issues. However, when it comes to an investment standpoint, Standpoint Research’s Ronnie Moas puts all that aside. The famed stock picker strongly advises anyone in the digital … Read moreBitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash, Why Not Both: Ronnie Moas

Deep Web Roundup: Alphabay Suspect Dies, Monero Climbs, and 126m Verge Lost

Featured The days of darknet markets driving bitcoin are long gone, but even for those with no compunction to visit the deep web, its activity is worth monitoring. From anonymous coins to multi-sig wallets, the darknet often leads the way when it comes to adopting tech – especially when that tech can … Read moreDeep Web Roundup: Alphabay Suspect Dies, Monero Climbs, and 126m Verge Lost

State Bank of India Plans to Pilot Test Blockchain-based Smart Contracts

The State Bank of India (SBI) plans to beta test a Blockchain-based smart contracts system that was developed by the BankChain consortium in December 2017. The consortium, which was launched in February, is composed of 27 banks that aim to develop Blockchain solutions for the banking industry in the country. According to SBI’s head of … Read moreState Bank of India Plans to Pilot Test Blockchain-based Smart Contracts

Market Analysis Report (21 Nov 2017)

MVIS-CryptoCompare Index The MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 10 Index has closed at 4,343.47 with a gain of 1.12% for the day. See live index here Market Update INTRO At the time of writing, the Bitcoin price is sitting at $8,049, representing a gain of 4% in the last 24 hours. With more than $560 M worth of BTC were exchanged in the BTC/USD market, representing … Read moreMarket Analysis Report (21 Nov 2017)