Tag: BTC

Russian Economic Minister Says BTC Is ‘Soap Bubble’ But Lauds Crypto’s Influence on Tech

The Minister of Economic Development of Russia referred to Bitcoin (BTC) as a “soap bubble” that has led to investors’ losses, Russian informational agency RBK reported Nov. 28.

Crypto Investor Alludes To China’s “Love-Hate” Relationship With Bitcoin And Blockchain

China has a convoluted history with bitcoin, crypto, and blockchain technology. During a recent interview with CNBC, one investor described how China has a “love-hate” relationship with crypto.

Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto Hearing, Community Calls for Positive Regulations

India’s supreme court has set a new date to hear the petitions against the cryptocurrency banking ban by the country’s central bank.

Tether Exec Refutes Bloomberg, Reassures Investors Crypto Isn’t Manipulated

Leonardo Real, the chief compliance officer of Tether LLC, believes an organized campaign established by many publications is targeting crypto token Tether (USDT) and its partner banks.

Huobi Wallet Enables TRON Support To Encourage Portfolio Diversification

Huobi wants to help users diversify their assets in different ways. The company’s native wallet solution now supports TRX, which can improve adoption of this altcoin moving forward.

ABC Wins Race to BCH Ticker (At Least on Huobi)

Over the past week, all eyes have been on the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hardfork and the hash war between competing factions ABC and SV. Now, ABC has won the war on one major trading platform.

Japan: Tokyo Police Arrest 8 Men Allegedly Involved in $68 Million Crypto Pyramid Scheme

Tokyo police have arrested eight men that are suspected of collecting a total amount of $68.4 million in cash and cryptocurrency using a pyramid scheme, Japanese daily newspaper Asahi Shimbun reports Wednesday, Nov. 14.

Innovation Behind Bars: the Arrest of India’s First Bitcoin ‘ATM’ Operators

Earlier in October, the developers of India’s first Bitcoin (BTC) “ATM” were arrested in the city of Bangalore under criminal charges, in a case that has shaken the local startup community and cast a spotlight on the lack of clarity surrounding “the law of the land” in regard to crypto.

China: Bitcoin Mining Behemoth Bitmain Releases New 7nm Antminer Hardware

Bitcoin (BTC) mining giant Bitmain has officially released two new 7nm (nanometer)  “Antminer” crypto mining machines, according to an official tweet posted Nov. 5.

Mt Gox: Final Chance To Claim, Last 4 Days

Clients of the dead crypto exchange Mt. Gox must submit claims for caught funds by Oct. 22.

Trump’s Tariffs are Putting the Pinch on Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain

Increasing tensions in China-US trade relations may portend tougher times ahead for Chinese bitcoin mining hardware maker Bitmain, with shipments to one of its major overseas markets facing new tariffs since August 23.

Crypto Exchange Binance Adds Compliance Tools from Chainalysis

Binance, the biggest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, is working with crypto compliance and investigation software provider Chainalysis to implement a new global compliance solution.