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More Defections from the Libra Cryptocurrency Project

The Libra cryptocurrency project has lost another major partner on Monday over regulatory scrutiny around the stablecoin. Today, Booking Holdings – the company behind Priceline, Kayak, and Booking.com – dropped out of the Libra Association.  

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SEC Chief Who Investigated ICO Fraud Departs after 15 Years
August 13, 2019

The SEC loses a key leader with cryptocurrency prices and ICO fraud back in the headlines A leading investigator of ICO fraud will depart as head of the SEC’s cyber…

Don Steinbrugge: Hedge funds to Buy More Bitcoin
August 8, 2019

The long-term Bitcoin bull is the latest manager to spot a growing trend in cryptocurrencies Don Steinbrugge, Agecroft Partners Founder and CEO, expects hedge fund managers to start gobbling up…

CipherTrace Cryptocurrency AML Report: $4.26 billion siphoned during the first half of 2019
August 1, 2019

Its a big, evil world out there in cryptoverse. Scams and hacks abound, and the amounts are getting bigger The CipherTrace Cryptocurrency AML Report for Q2 2019 makes for some…

Bill Miller rides Amazon stock, Bitcoin to 46% Return this year
July 26, 2019

Bill Miller acquired legendary status as a stock-picker when he outperformed the S&P500 for 15 consecutive years during his tenure at the Legg Mason Value Trust. Well, even at 69…

Hot wheels of the future: Pre-fitted crypto wallets
July 24, 2019

Mercedes may soon have pre-installed in its cars a blockchain powered mobility platform that will do everything from managing your trip to processing digital contracts, “including the financial posting of…

Crypto hedge fund Pantera: Bitcoin $42,000 possible in 2019
July 24, 2019

Dan Morehead, founder and CEO of crypto-focused hedge fund Pantera Capital, is not afraid to make mind-numbing projections for bitcoin. But the crypto perma-bull has a basis.

Crypto Hedge Fund Pantera: Bitcoin will Benefit from Libra’s Halo Effect
July 23, 2019

Pantera CEO Dan Morehead lauds Facebook’s SDR type strategy to collaterize Libra with the biggest currencies In an investor letter Pantera CEO Dan Morehead said Libra and Bitcoin shared certain…

Grayscale: Millennials and GenX could pump trillions into Bitcoin
July 22, 2019

A massive $68 trillion will pass in the coming years to younger generations, and a lot of it will flow to digital assets says Barry Silbert, chief executive of Grayscale,…

Bitcoin’s leverage-fueled volatility
July 11, 2019

One look at the bitcoin’s futures price chart shows it is not a trade for the faint-hearted. The most popular digital coin future plumbed a low of around $3,200 in…

Bank Of International Settlements to Banks: Beware of Facebook’s Libra Crypto
June 26, 2019

The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) published a report Sunday that warned banks of impending danger from companies such as Facebook, Amazon and Google due to the ability of these…