ErisX to CFTC: Regulated ETH Futures Would Result in More Robust, Liquid Market Chicago-based crypto exchange ErisX has filed a comment letter with the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in response to…

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ConsenSys Backs Icelandic Startup Co-Founded by Ex-Chair of Country’s Central Bank Ethereum (ETH) blockchain startup and incubator ConsenSys has participated in a $2 million seed funding round for Iceland-based blockchain startup Monerium, according to a press…

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Vinny Lingham Forecasts Bitcoin Price for Two Months Trading Between $3,000 and $5,000 Vinny Lingham, CEO of blockchain identity platform Civic, has revised down his short-term Bitcoin (BTC) price prediction on Jan. 11, telling financial…

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Litecoin’s Charlie Lee: Decentralized Crypto ‘Must Be Susceptible to 51% Attacks’ A decentralized cryptocurrency is by definition vulnerable to 51 percent attacks, the creator of Litecoin (LTC) Charlie Lee stated in a tweet Jan.…

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India: Central Bank Report States Crypto Does Not Threaten Financial Stability The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has stated that cryptocurrencies currently pose no threat to financial stability in its recent financial report, published Dec. 28.…

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South African Government Establishes Crypto Assets Regulatory Working Group A crypto assets regulatory working group dedicated to crypto and blockchain has been established by the South African (SA) government. English-language local news outlet BusinessLive reported on the development on…

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Bitcoin Could Revolutionize Governance, Says Cypherpunk Jameson Lopp Jameson Lopp — a crypto industry figure and self-proclaimed professional cypherpunk — described Bitcoin (BTC) as the first step in a broader transition to an anarcho-capitalist society.…

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