IoT Crypto VeChain Price Surges 50% Overnight, Factors Behind the Spike

IoT Crypto VeChain Price Surges 50% Overnight, Factors Behind the Spike

Advertisement VeChain, a China-based Internet of Things (IoT)-focused crypto, has surged by more than 50 percent in value within the past 24 hours. Analysts have attributed the increase in the price of VeChain to the successful series of partnerships the team has been able to secure since earlier this year and the improving momentum of…

Binance LCX Launches Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange in Liechtenstein

Binance LCX Launches Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange in Liechtenstein

Advertisement Binance, the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange by volume, has partnered with Liechtenstein Cryptoassets Exchange (LCX) to create and launch a cryptocurrency trading platform that allows users to trade directly against fiat currencies such as the euro. The Malta company announced Binance LCX as the forefront of their trading operations in the Central European economy.…

Ripple Price (XRP) Records 16% Rally as Cryptocurrency Market Booms

Ripple Price (XRP) Records 16% Rally as Cryptocurrency Market Booms

Advertisement A bullish correction has “rippled” across the cryptocurrency market today, with the ripple price (XRP) leading a widespread altcoin comeback. Ripple Price Marches Back The XRP/USD trading pair on Friday jumped more than 16 percent, rising from 0.29065-fiat to 0.32853-fiat. The upside adds up to a 37 percent increase since the pair established its bottom…

Forget Bitcoin ETF, an ETN Already Allows US Investors to Invest in BTC

Forget Bitcoin ETF, an ETN Already Allows US Investors to Invest in BTC

Advertisement Bitcoin ETF has been the big story of 2018 in the cryptocurrency space. But, a similar product already exists and with it, investors in US markets will be able to allocate more funds into the bitcoin market. Exchange-Traded Notes (ETNs) in Sweden Nine companies have applied to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)…

EA Hacker Ordered to Post $750,000 Bail in Cryptocurrency

EA Hacker Ordered to Post $750,000 Bail in Cryptocurrency

Advertisement A man who stands accused of illegally accessing the secure network of well-known gaming company Electronic Arts (EA) was arrested in San Francisco National Airport on Aug. 8 attempting to board a flight to Serbia. EA is responsible for games like FIFA, Battlefield, and Star Wars Battlefront and manages assets in excess of $8.5 billion. Martin Marsich, 25,…

Cryptocurrency Firm Pantera Capital Seeks $175 Million For Third Venture Fund

Cryptocurrency Firm Pantera Capital Seeks $175 Million For Third Venture Fund

Advertisement Pantera Capital, which has pioneered investments in cryptocurrency assets, has set its goal for its third venture fund at $175 million, surpassing the $25 million raised for its second fund and the $13 million from its first one, according to TechCrunch. A new filing for a Pantera venture fund offering with the Securities and Exchange…

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Stuck Under 6500-Fiat

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Stuck Under 6500-Fiat

Advertisement The bitcoin price on Friday gained momentum towards $6,500-area, only to find itself unable to puncture through it. The BTC/USD slipped towards 6236-fiat on Bitfinex yesterday but regained much of its value during the early Asian trading session today. The upside correction extended as far as 6558-fiat, but fell short of bullish sentiment and…

Bitcoin Drops against Lira as Turkish Treasury Seeks to Calm Investors

Bitcoin Drops against Lira as Turkish Treasury Seeks to Calm Investors

Advertisement The Turkish Lira value improved against the bitcoin price ahead of an important conference between the country’s financial chief and global investors. The BTC/TRY recorded a 22 percent drop since establishing its intraday high at 45382-fiat. A political spat between the Turkish and U.S. governments last week had influenced the latter to double the…

Bitcoin Mining Farm in Norway Receives Bomb Threat

Bitcoin Mining Farm in Norway Receives Bomb Threat

Advertisement It appears that the cryptocurrency revolution is not all that welcome in Norway, with a bitcoin mining facility in a remote part of the country receiving a bomb threat. According to the Vakdalposten newspaper, the mining company, which is called Kryptovault and operates in the cities of Follum, Honefuss, and Dale, received the bomb…