Interviews

Erik Voorhees

Erik Voorhees Explains Why He Feels Government Ought to Leave Bitcoin Alone

SchiffGold Planning Gold-Backed Digital Currency in Platform Expansion

The precious metals brokerage service run by noted gold bug Peter Schiff plans on launching a gold-backed digital currency later this year.

Jesse Powell Shares Thoughts on Trading, Kraken and the Future of Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has continued to excel in what has become a saturated market, dominating euro-denominated trading.

Trading

Bitcoin price, August 26

Bitcoin Price Rebounds Strongly With Global Markets

Bitcoin Price Falls Below $200 for First Time in 7 Months

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) continued its slide, falling below $200 for the first time since mid-January.

Bitcoin Price Joins Global Markets Selloff, Dives to 4-Month Low

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) has just broken to its lowest price since April 14, falling to $214 on Bitstamp.

Executives Meet Our Experts

Rob Booker

Rob Booker

Robbooker.com

Should You Be Trading Exotic Currencies?

Thomas Coughlin

Thomas Coughlin

Bullion Capital

Gold Mining Instigating Global Growth and Benefits

Michael Venezia

Michael Venezia

Tradeview Markets

How Can I Get My Trading Back On Track?

Karl Montevirgen

How Should You Hire An Experienced Professional?

News

mining stats

Mining Pools Voice Support for BIP 100, Shun Bitcoin XT

2 Suspects in MyCoin Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme Reportedly Arrested in Thailand

Two suspects in the Hong Kong-based MyCoin bitcoin Ponzi scam have reportedly been arrested in Thailand.

Leading Bitcoin Companies Give Thumbs up to Block Size Increase with BIP101

Several of the Bitcoin industry’s top companies have decidedly given their backing to increasing Bitcoin’s block size and adopting BIP 101.

Events

Events

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Exchange

Korea Exchange

Bitcoin ETF Planned for Launch on Korea Stock Exchange

No Grexit, But Bitcoin Startups Working to Skirt Capital Controls

It seems like a while since the Greece bailout deal was reached, although the Tspiras government is having a tough time working through it.

LocalBitcoins Bids Farewell to New York Due to BitLicense

LocalBitcoins, a marketplace facilitating the in-person trade of bitcoins, joins other major industry players to call it quits in New York.

Education

Bitcoin, Block chain, banks,

The Who's Who of Blockchain, Banks and Bitcoin

Will Bitcoin Survive When Quantum Computing Arrives?

In theory, it can render the encryption which we depend upon in our daily internet lives as useless.

Why Are People Making the Move from Financial Services to Crypto?

The last year has seen its fair share of professionals in mainstream finance making the move into the cryptocurrency industry.

Innovation

filament

Blockchain-Powered Internet of Things Startup Filament Raises $5 Million

Augur Launches Crowdsale for Decentralized Prediction Market Platform

Augur, a project to create a decentralized prediction market, has launched the Crowdsale of its token, ‘Reputation’ (REP).

Visa to Explore Blockchain in FinTech Expansion

Visa, the world's largest electronic payments network, is joining the growing list of financial giants getting to know blockchain.

More on Finance Magnates

Trading outside of Your Comfort Zone - Fear vs Greed

Trading conditions rarely change from demo to live accounts, it’s a trader’s ability to handle the pressure from losses that is affected.

Alpari RU Reports July 2015 Metrics, Monthly Turnover Stagnates

Volumes at Alpari RU for the month ending July 2015 again inched lower, this time by a factor of -0.8% MoM to $93.6 billion.

ACM Gold's Trading License Suspended Over Links to Dodgy Entities

The South African regulator asserts that the broker must ensure that all of its traders are authorised, while ACM denies any wrongdoing.

SumUp Raises Another €10 Million to Boost Their mPOS Growth

A provider of mPOS technology, SumUp announced that they have closed a new €10 million funding round led by Groupon and BBVA Ventures.