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Why a ‘Decentralized’ Crypto Exchange Is Seeking a Securities License

Brian Evans - Sep 28, 2018

As competition heats up among decentralized exchange startups for institutional crypto investors' business, Everbloom is seeking an edge.

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Major Indian Bitcoin Exchange Zebpay Shuts Down Due to Banking Freeze

Brian Evans - Sep 28, 2018

Zebpay, one of India’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, has announced the shuttering of all exchange services on Friday following the central bank’s banking ban on the crypto industry.…

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Japan Gov’t Outraged by $60m Crypto Hack of Zaif, Regrets Lack of Suspension

Brian Evans - Sep 27, 2018

Earlier this month, major Japanese crypto exchange Zaif was hacked, losing $60 million worth of crypto in user funds. The Financial Services Agency (FSA), the main financial…

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Newsflash: Bitcoin Unicorn Circle Launches USD-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Brian Evans - Sep 26, 2018

Circle, the $3 billion bitcoin startup backed by investment banking giant Goldman Sachs, has created a cryptocurrency “stablecoin” whose value is pegged to the U.S. dollar and…

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The Crowd Machine Crypto Token Theft: What We Know Thus Far

Brian Evans - Sep 26, 2018

A crypto startup aiming to disrupt AWS has suffered a massive token theft. While few details are available, here's what we know and don't know.

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Game-Changer? Coinbase Overhauls Cryptocurrency Listing Process

Brian Evans - Sep 26, 2018

Coinbase has announced a new procedure for listing assets with the sole purpose of speeding up the process of listing digital assets that meet the exchange’s standards,…

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Coinbase Gears Up for Biggest-Ever Expansion of Crypto Asset Listings

Brian Evans - Sep 26, 2018

Coinbase's new policy will speed the addition of assets to the exchange but may leave users in some places unable to trade coins available elsewhere.

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Monero Devs Patch Bug Allowing Attackers to ‘Burn’ Cryptocurrency Exchange Deposits

Brian Evans - Sep 25, 2018

The developers of privacy-centric cryptocurrency monero have patched a bug that would have allowed an attacker to cause significant damage to cryptocurrency exchanges and XMR-friendly merchants. Now-Patched…

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Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Since March

Brian Evans - Sep 25, 2018

The Japanese trustee for Mt. Gox has sold cryptos worth $230 million since March as part of the collapsed exchange's bankruptcy proceedings.

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$230 Million: Mt. Gox Trustee Confirms Past Bitcoin Sell-Off

Brian Evans - Sep 25, 2018

Bitcoin investors who have dutifully monitored cryptocurrency wallets associated with defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox for early warnings of a possible sell-off have been proven justified in…