Cryptocurrency News

Cryptocurrency is digital money. It has no physical banknotes or coins; it is only virtual. Cryptocurrency was created as a way for people to control their money themselves, without having to rely on companies, banks, or governments. Transaction (network) fees goes back to the community, not banks and corporations.  Strong cryptography secures peer-to-peer transactions over a blockchain. In 2017, cryptocurrencies gained popularity, and in 2021 the values of many digital assets had a tremendous rise. Let’s find out what is next in store for this technological breakthrough!

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Crypto News and Price Data

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Bitcoin Is Now World’s 8th Most Valuable Asset — BTC Now Targets Silver’s $1.31T Market Cap – Market Updates Bitcoin News

The price of bitcoin had crossed the $60K zone at 1:30 a.m. (EST) early Friday morning. The leading crypto asset’s […]

Ransomware Payments in 2021 Already Dwarf Last Year’s Total, FinCEN Reports

“We have seen an aggressive sustained effort on ransomware the last few weeks from the administration that started even before […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Against ‘Willy-Nilly Devaluation of the Naira’ – Economics Bitcoin News

The Nigerian presidency has denied reports that the country’s Vice President (VP), Yemi Osinbajo, was calling for the devaluation of […]

BIT Mining’s Subsidiary BTC.com to Exit Mainland China

Business The announcement comes shortly after Antpool, the largest bitcoin mining pool by hashrate, said it will block internet access […]

ETC Group Releases Bitcoin Cash Report Praising High Usage and Vibrant Development – Bitcoin News

ETC Group, an ETF issuer company, released a report last month about the evolution of Bitcoin Cash in the years […]

Ether, Bitcoin to Strengthen in Coming Weeks, FSInsight Says

An ether breakout above $4,027 should “not face much resistance at 4410, but likely surpass this and rally to targets […]

Payments Giant Visa Launches NFT Program to Support Digital Artists  – Bitcoin News

Visa, one of the leading credit and payments companies, has announced the creation of a program that will allow artists […]

Bank of Japan Seeks ‘Plain, Easy-to-Cook’ CBDC Model

Policy An executive director has stressed that the BoJ has “no plans to issue a CBDC at this time,. By […]

G7 Finance Ministers and Bankers Adopt Guidelines for Central Bank Digital Currencies – Finance Bitcoin News

Any digital currency issued by a central bank must support financial and monetary stability, finance leaders from G7 member states […]

Blackrock CEO Agrees With JPMorgan Boss Jamie Dimon About Bitcoin, Sees ‘Huge Role for Digitized Currency’ – Featured Bitcoin News

The chief executive officer of the world’s largest asset manager, Blackrock, says he is “more on the Jamie Dimon camp” […]

Bitcoin Spikes After Bloomberg Reports SEC Won’t Block Futures ETF

The SEC is reviewing around 40 bitcoin ETF filings with multiple decision deadlines on futures-linked products hitting next week. According […]

Morgan Stanley CEO Says Bitcoin Is Not a Fad, Crypto Is Not Going Away – Featured Bitcoin News

The chief executive officer of global investment bank Morgan Stanley says that cryptocurrency, including bitcoin, is not a fad. Noting […]

SEC Tweets About Funds Holding Bitcoin Futures — Expectations of Impending Bitcoin ETF Approval Soar – Regulation Bitcoin News

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has tweeted about investing in funds that hold bitcoin futures contracts. This has […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Crypto News and Price Data

The leader in news and information on cryptocurrency, digital…

Ransomware Payments in 2021 Already Dwarf Last Year’s Total, FinCEN Reports

“We have seen an aggressive sustained effort on ransomware…

BIT Mining’s Subsidiary BTC.com to Exit Mainland China

BusinessThe announcement comes shortly after Antpool, the largest…

Ether, Bitcoin to Strengthen in Coming Weeks, FSInsight Says

An ether breakout above $4,027 should “not face much resistance…

Payments Giant Visa Launches NFT Program to Support Digital Artists  – Bitcoin News

Visa, one of the leading credit and payments companies,…

Bank of Japan Seeks ‘Plain, Easy-to-Cook’ CBDC Model

PolicyAn executive director has stressed that the BoJ has “no…

G7 Finance Ministers and Bankers Adopt Guidelines for Central Bank Digital Currencies – Finance Bitcoin News

Any digital currency issued by a central bank must support…

Bitcoin Spikes After Bloomberg Reports SEC Won’t Block Futures ETF

The SEC is reviewing around 40 bitcoin ETF filings with multiple…