Mt. Gox Bankruptcy: Resolution Could Boost Bitcoin and Crypto

This post analyzes how actions aimed at providing restitution to creditors following the Mt. Gox exchange bankruptcy actually depressed the price of Bitcoin. The resolution of this case represents one of several factors I believe could spark a Bitcoin resurgence this year and support the overall cryptocurrency market. Mt. Gox Bankruptcy  Mt. Gox, formerly one … [Read more…]

Bitcoin ATMs Surge Worldwide

The number of Bitcoin ATMs has surged 720% since 2016. According to Coin ATM Radar, the total number of Bitcoin ATMs has increased from 500 in 2016 to 4,300 in 2019. North America tops the list with 3,113 ATMs, representing 71% of the market. With these crazy numbers, we’ve illustrated just how far Bitcoin ATMs … [Read more…]

Bitcoin Poised for ‘Biggest Move’ in 14 Months, Crypto Exchange Binance Begins Delisting Coins, and Tron Outlines Progress on DApps

The crypto markets are slow and steady on Saturday, with most digital assets including Bitcoin up a small percentage. Here’s a look at the latest data at time of publishing from crypto price tracker Coin360.   The post Bitcoin Poised for ‘Biggest Move’ in 14 Months, Crypto Exchange Binance Begins Delisting Coins, and Tron Outlines Progress … [Read more…]

New Clues Emerge As Canadian Crypto Exchange Scrambles to Find $145 Million in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and More

The deceased CEO of embattled Canadian crypto exchange QuadrigaCX may have stored the private keys to his customers’ cryptocurrency in a safety deposit box. The revelations surfaced as the exchange scrambles to find access to its users’ digital assets following the death of Gerald Cotten. The exchange says he passed away in December of 2018, and … [Read more…]

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 18 February 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written summary: Forex Trading Opportunities for the week ahead About the Author Sam Eder is a currency trader and author of the Definitive Guide to Developing a Winning Forex Trading System and the Advanced Forex Course for Smart Traders (get … [Read more…]

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 18 Feb 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will trade in alignment with what I have noted here, though I will wait for a set-up before I enter. I base my view on technical and fundamental information. This is my beliefs and you are welcome … [Read more…]

Preliminary Injunction Against Blockvest for Fraudulent Securities Offering and Illegal Use of SEC Seal

The SEC filed a complaint against Blockvest and its founder for allegedly making unregistered securities offerings and using the SEC seal without permission. On Feb. 14th, the US District Court of California entered in a preliminary injunction against the firm. Accusations Against Blockvest The Feb. 14th complaint filed against Blockvest LLC details that the company, and … [Read more…]

Luxembourg’s New Bill Affords Blockchain Transactions the Same Protections as Traditional Ones

Luxembourg lawmakers passed a new blockchain bill into law, giving transactions completed via distributed ledger the same legal status as those done via traditional means. Luxembourg is one of the more forward-thinking in terms of blockchain adoption. Now, the country has taken a significant step in providing financial market participants with more transparency and legal … [Read more…]

Weekend Takeaway: Joining the dots on telecoms and entrepreneurship

Enterprise Ireland joins calls for better entrepreneurial tax relief Joe Healy, divisional manager, high-potential start-ups, Enterprise Ireland. Image: Luke Maxwell/Silicon Republic Enterprise Ireland says more needs to be done to reward the risks taken by the real heroes of the Irish economy. Teamwork is planning to build a Cork-style version of Apple Park Daniel Mackey … [Read more…]