Friday, October 18, 2019

SEC Rejects Bitwise’s Bitcoin ETF Proposal

Like many that came before it, Bitwise’s bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) aspirations have fallen by the wayside. This comes just three days after...

Op Ed: Is the Age of Bitcoin-Powered Discounts Finally Upon Us?

While the digital gold narrative around Bitcoin has always existed, in the early days, there was also a heavy focus on payment use...

Op Ed: Bitcoin Compensation Compliance: Navigating Murky Waters

Far from its humble origins on the cypherpunk list server, Bitcoin now captures the attention of the general public on a seemingly daily...

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Strong Rally Retests Macro Resistance

Summary: The bitcoin market is experiencing a strong rally that has us testing the strength of the $8,300 resistance level.So far, the support level...

Gab Is Launching a Bitcoin Education Effort, Soliciting Donations

In “Meditation XVII,” the poet John Donne famously coined the aphorism “No man is an island.” That may be true, but what about...

ACINQ, Startup Behind Eclair Lightning Implementation, Raises $8M

The Lightning Network continues to grow and funding of Lightning development seems to be growing along with it. ACINQ, the Paris-based development company behind...

Bitcoin Schmitcoin on Analyzing the Bitcoin Price and Healthy Markets

In this episode of the “Bitcoin Magazine Podcast,” Dave Hollerith talks with Nathan Hadley, a.k.a. Bitcoin Schmitcoin, to hear about what it’s like...

Widow of QuadrigaCX Founder to Forfeit $9 Million to Exchange Victims

Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX has been in the news regularly throughout 2019. Now, victims of its controversial fund losses are set to receive...

Hong Kong Issues Rules for Crypto Asset Managers

This article was originally published by 8btc and written by Lylian Teng. Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has recently released rules and...

Major Department Store Chain in Venezuela Adds First Bitcoin ATM

Prompted by a flailing economy and plunging fiat currency, Venezuela is one of the world’s largest markets for bitcoin adoption. According to data...