Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin has hit a record high. Here's what that actually means

Bitcoin recently surged to a record high of over $1,200. But the currency’s workings still remain a mystery to many. Here's what you need to</i> …

Bitcoin

Dash’s Break to #4 Crypto Position Explained By Its Cashing In On Bitcoin’s Consumer Problems

Dash price’ meteoric rise seems to have attracted more investor interest as well as a significant spike in user numbers and business partnerships.<p>At …

Bitcoin

Business Giants to Announce Creation of a Computing System Based on Ethereum

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft, JPMorgan Chase and other corporate giants are joining forces to create a new kind of computing system based on the virtual currency network Ethereum.<p>Some 30 companies are set to announce on Tuesday the formation of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, which will create a …

Bitcoin

Startup China Rapid Finance Poised for U.S. IPO

As the peer-to-peer lending industry takes off globally, China Rapid Finance is positioning itself for rapid growth. The Shanghai-based peer-to-peer …

FinTech

Italian Senator Claims Mafia Uses Bitcoin for Gambling, Money Laundering

Italy is known for pizza, spaghetti and, unfortunately, for its mafia. The mafia is a criminal world that controls the Italian drugs trade, …

Money Laundering

What Bitcoin Traders Should Know About Technical Analysis

While bitcoin traders have many tools they can use to evaluate the cryptocurrency market, one of the most tried-and-true methodologies is what's …

Stocks

The Butterfly Effect of Chinese Bitcoin Regulations - Bitcoin News

<b>Over the past few weeks, China has implemented regulations across all bitcoin exchange operations within the country. This, in turn, has caused a</b> …

China

Bitcoin is devaluing China’s currency but the country won’t do much about it

Bitcoin has had a volatile year, recently hitting a record high after recently losing a third of its value<p>It’s been a volatile year so far for bitcoin. The value of the cryptocurrency jumped 20 percent in the first trading week of the year to a record high of $1,161 per virtual coin. Its value then …

Bitcoin

How Mike Hearn Sold All His Bitcoins in 2016 and Market Proved Him Wrong

On Jan. 15, 2016, former Bitcoin Core developer Mike Hearn left the Bitcoin community and industry with a highly controversial blog post entitled …

Bitcoin

How Scamcoins Similar to OneCoin May Infiltrate CoinMarketCap, Crypto Events

As is common with every developing innovation, bad players always show up to take advantage of the unsuspecting ignorant newbies. What appears to be …

Bitcoin

Here’s why bitcoin just hit an all-time high

Bitcoin is trading at an all-time high for the first time in more than three years.<p>A single coin US:BTCUSD went for as much as $1,206.60 on Friday, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index, surpassing the previous high of $1,165.89 reached in November 2013.<p>The run-up in price has been driven …

Wall Street

Bitcoin: The Black Swan of Finance

Bitcoin just hit an all time high price of $1220 which is roughly $45 above previous highs from 2013. But how? According to the media and so-called …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Refuses to Just Die Already

Bitcoin, somehow, continues to persist despite mounting evidence that it’s not the best use of your money. The digital “cryptocurrency” hit a record …

Bitcoin

Dash Passes Litecoin and Monero to Claim Number 4 Cryptocurrency Status

In a major price surge, Dash has nearly doubled market cap over the last month, overtaking Litecoin and Monero to become the fourth most valued …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin worth more than gold as price reaches all-time high

The crypto currency known for its anonymity and decentralised nature reached an all-time high on Friday afternoon, making it more valuable than gold …

gold

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 02/24/2017 - Aiming for $1200!

<b>Bitcoin Price Key Highlights</b><p>Bitcoin price is setting its sights higher once more as confidence was restored in the markets.<br>• Price is still moving …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin value hits record high

Bitcoin is at all-time high, with the value of the digital currency hitting $1,197.96 per coin as of Friday.<p>That brought the market capitalization of …

Bitcoin

Worldwide Phenomenon: Banks Hate Bitcoin, Curious About Blockchain

Nearly a month to the time of writing, online Bitcoin wallet provider Cryptopay, which provides services for buying and selling Bitcoins, notified …

Banking

Meet Bitcoin Mining Capital In The Making - Chinese Province Sichuan

Sichuan, a province of China, is transforming into a global Bitcoin mining capital primarily due to its cheap electricity, low population density and …

China

Bitcoin Price Reaches $1220 All-Time High, Pounces CNY 8000 Level

Earlier today, on Feb. 24, Bitcoin price reached its new all-time high global average price at $1,220. Major markets including Japan and South Korea …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin just hit an all-time high — here's how you buy and sell it

Bitcoin hit a record high of $1,162 on February 23, nearly two months after hitting its previous high of $1,161 on January 5.<p>A year and a half ago, the idea of buying the virtual currency bitcoin at that price was laughable. After a rapid rise in value in 2013, the cryptocurrency's value more than …

Bitcoin

Crytpocurrency bitcoin reaches all-time high

SAN FRANCISCO — What's backed by no government, created by a mysterious, unknown inventor and reached an all-time high Thursday? If you said the cryptocurrency bitcoin, you're clearly in the know.<p>Bitcoin, launched in 2009, is decentralized digital currency that is traded from person-to-person, …

Bitcoin

This time may be permanent.

Time to buy?<p>It's happened before, but this time it could be permanent: Bitcoin may be on the way to becoming more valuable than gold.<p>The …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin And Bitcoin Stocks Move On Director Of OMB Confirmation

Mike Mulvaney confirmation sparks move in Bitcoin price.<p>Approval of ETF catalyst coming on March 11, 2017.<p>Scarcity of supply driving Bitcoin stocks …

Stocks

The cybersecurity side of cryptocurrency

In 2014, hackers stole about $350 million in bitcoins from Tokyo's Mt. Gox exchange. More recently, attackers successfully moved about $60 million …

Cybersecurity

Why Bitcoin Just Hit an All-Time High

Bitcoin, the digital currency that answers to no government or central bank and has no physical form – barring those over-photographed novelty coins …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Price Sets Record on Trump Policy Uncertainties - Bloomberg

Bitcoin rose to an all-time high as investors looked to hedge against potential global uncertainty related to policies of President Donald Trump and …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Price Surpasses 2013 All Time High - Bitcoin News

<b>According to recent charts, the price per bitcoin has surpassed it’s 2013 all time high (ATH) on February 23, 2017, reaching</b> <b>$1168 per BTC</b><b>.</b><p>Bitcoin …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin is getting closer to its all-time high

(Attendants pose with a bitcoin sign during the opening of Hong Kong's first bitcoin retail store.Reuters/Bobby Yip)<br>Bitcoin is getting closer to a …

Wall Street

Is Bitcoin Halal? How Cryptocurrency Conforms with Islam and Sharia

Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, according to Pew Research Center, there are about 1.6 bln Muslims in the world and they make up …

FinTech