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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Major American Magazine Time Column Reports About Bitcoin’s Liberating Potential Bitcoin (BTC) has a substantial liberating potential, American mainstream newspaper Time reports on Dec. 28. The aforementioned article claims that “speculation, fraud, and greed in…

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Bitcoin-Supporting Payments Firm Square Named Yahoo Finance’s Company of the Year United States-based Bitcoin (BTC)-supporting payments firm Square has been named Yahoo Finance company of the year, according to a report from the media…

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Report: CEO of Largest Romanian Crypto Exchange Arrested on US Warrant The CEO of Romania’s largest crypto exchange Coinflux was reportedly arrested on a warrant from the United States for fraud, organized crime, and money…

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SEC Orders Airfox and Paragon to Return Millions to Investors on ICO Registration Violations The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two cryptocurrency companies which were…

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against two cryptocurrency companies which were accused of violating ICO securities offering registration rules. Both firms, Carrier EQ (Airfox) and Paragon…

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A poll conducted by IT firm Clovr has found that 60 percent of participants who are eligible voters are in favor of legalizing cryptocurrency donations in federal elections in the…

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Coinbase Raises $300 Million in New Funding Round to ‘Accelerate’ Cryptocurrency Adoption Major U.S. crypto exchange and wallet provider Coinbase has raised $300 million in a fresh funding round that brings its post-money valuation to…

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Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Crypto Exchange Gets Regulatory Green Light for Litecoin Trading U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, owned by the Winklevoss twins, has sealed regulatory approval to add Litecoin (LTC) custody and trading. The news…

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US DoJ Charges 7 Russian Intelligence Officers With Crypto-Funded Hacking Attacks The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) has charged seven officers from Russia’sMain Intelligence Directorate (GRU) with cryptocurrency-funded global hacking and related disinformation…

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CFTC Charges Two Defendants for Defrauding Investors and Impersonation of CFTC Officials The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a suit against two defendants for the allegedly fraudulent solicitation of Bitcoin (BTC), according to…

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