$5,000, $10,000, $25,000, all of these numbers are fairly arbitrary, and yet, their roundness is somehow more significant than, say, $5,789, or $11,890, or $26,137. Therefore, when Bitcoin passed $50K yesterday, it was a big…

  Buying pressure appears to be mounting in Bitcoin markets, according to the so-called “Coinbase Premium,” which measure the difference in BTC’s Therefore, while Bitcoin has waffled over $49,000 over the last few days, definitive…

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) could investigate Elon Musk over Tesla’s $1.5 billion bitcoin purchase, some legal experts have warned, including a former SEC enforcement officer. Given the timing of Tesla’s bitcoin purchase…

Chief executive officers at e-commerce firm Adyen and ridesharing and delivery app Uber are not following in Tesla’s Bitcoin footsteps just yet, but for different reasons. In an interview with CNBC’s Squawk Box today, Uber…

Bitcoin edged higher on Thursday after traders realized MasterCard’s plans to integrate cryptocurrencies into its traditional payment services later this year. The credit card giant’s revelation came days after Tesla, a Fortune 500 carmaker, showed…

Some retail equities traders, frustrated with recent restrictions on stock buying on trading platforms including Robinhood, are turning their attention to centralized and decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges (CEX and DEX, respectively), according to new data. That’s…

Analysts believe Elon Musk’s shout-out to crypto pushed bitcoin’s price upwards at a time when decentralized exchanges are experiencing record amounts of trading volume on the Ethereum network. Excessive fees could damp that, however.  Bitcoin…

Bitcoin’s price took another hit Thursday morning, dropping close to $31,000 since markets opened in Europe and the U.S.. Investors rushed to take short-term profit, concerned about when – or if – another wave of…

After surpassing $34,000 yesterday, Bitcoin hit yet another record high–the latest of many in December. Some analysts are betting that Bitcoin isn’t going to stop anytime soon. Therefore, it may be some time yet before…

Top U.S. banks have racked up almost $200 billion in fines and penalties over the past 20 years from illegal activities in 395 major legal cases. Bank of America tops the list, followed by JPMorgan,…

2020 was unforgettable, especially for Bitcoin. To help memorialize this year for our readers, we asked our network of contributors to reflect on Bitcoin’s price action, technological development, community growth and more in 2020, and…

Fighting Definancialization: Cryptologic Methods Like Bitcoin Could Protect Wealth From the Great Reset The Great Reset agenda is trending once again on social media, numerous news outlets, and a variety of online forums. During the…

For several weeks, Bitcoin has been inching ever-closer to $20,000. It’s almost silly: according to data from CoinMarketCap, Bitcoin has gone as high as $19,816–so close to $20k that in some regards, it may as…

Currently, there is global attention focused around the evolution of money. The trend of exponentially evolving technology is disrupting finance and governance is impacting all corners of the world.  In my home country of Aotearoa,…

MicroStrategy’s headline-grabbing bitcoin bet was a rational response to a macroeconomy in chaos, said Chief Executive Michael Saylor. Appearing Tuesday at CoinDesk’s Bitcoin for Advisors virtual conference, Saylor shed new light on one of this…

With record U.S. money printing failing to achieve much-needed economic stimulus, some observers now expect creation of a “digital dollar” central bank digital currency (CBDC) will not only speed payments to consumers but also spur…

Last week the United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published a set of rules that officially banned the sale of derivatives and exchange-traded notes (ETNs) that are based on the sale of certain kind of…

A Lightning-based derivatives platform took in pre-seed capital, a new blockchain analyst will try to track down missing funds from the defunct QuadrigaCX exchange and CoinDesk looks at how retail interest in DeFi compares to the…

The SushiSwap saga that began several weeks ago with a hugely popular new automated market maker (AMM) protocol has continued to get more complicated–and a bit more strange. The trouble started over the weekend, when…

OKEx has confirmed a loss of approximately $5.6 million in Ethereum Classic (ETC) from two recent 51% attacks and is considering removing ETC from its exchanges. Yet, as the cryptocurrency exchange with the highest trading…

So far, this year has been a big one for Bitcoin: after a spectacular price crash in March, BTC managed to hold levels between $8,500 and $9,800 for nearly three months, occasionally kissing $10,000. Never…

As Bitcoin is entering its 9th (10th? 11th?) week of stagnancy, it seems more and more like the cryptocurrency may be in the midst of what could become an extended ‘alt-season’: a period of time…

Cardano, the decentralized blockchain project that is powered by the ADA cryptocurrency, has issued a public warning against Youtube scams that are advertising a fake ADA token giveaway. Specifically, Charles Hoskinson, the founder of Cardano,…

The crypto and fintech spheres are abuzz with news that PayPal could potentially be making an entrance into the cryptocurrency sphere by offering its users the ability to buy and sell cryptocurrencies. But are the…

Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a…

As of April 21st, Sagi Bakshi, the former general manager of ‘unicorn’ adtech startup IronSource, has officially stepped into the role of chief executive at Israel-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinmama. Bakshi said that he believes that…

  The discussion around DeFi platforms came to the center of the cryptocurrency world throughout 2019 and into 2020. A wave of new applications were built on top of the Ethereum network; other networks were…