The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced Thursday that it has begun proceedings to decide whether to approve a proposed bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).
Yet another Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange has been hacked, losing a 6.7 billion yen (about $60 million worth of cryptocurrency), including 5,966 bitcoins. Coindesk reports that.
American banking giant PNC has joined the growing number of financial institutions using payments products from blockchain startup Ripple.
Founding partners of the $1 billion blockchain fund backed by the government of the Chinese city of Hangzhou are planning to roll out a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin.
Since mid-2017, Ethereum hackathons have been held in many major cities across the globe, to encourage the development of decentralized applications (dApps) and blockchain-based systems. CNN reports that.
The Reserve Bank on India (RBI) on Wednesday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court to clarify its stand on cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. CCN reports that.
There seems to be no end in sight for the sell-off in ether markets, as the number of short orders placed on the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization hit a fresh record high on Wednesday. Coindesk reports that.
Former Ripple general counsel Brynly Llyr is taking on the same role for crypto payments startup Celo. Coindesk reports that.
Nouriel Roubini, a widely recognized economist and a professor at Stern School, has said that the decline in the value of Ethereum was expected due to its lack of active decentralized applications (dApps).