Tuesday, January 21, 2020

UN Warns Against Attending North Korean Crypto Conference Next Month

The United Nations is warning about the risks of attending North Korea's cryptocurrency conference in February.Reuters reports Wednesday that going to the event would...

Bitcoin Eyes $9K After Biggest Single-Day Rise in a Month

ViewBitcoin violated crucial resistance near $8,460 on Tuesday, strengthening the case for a rise to the 200-day average at $9,100.The pullback seen in the...

Bitwise Withdraws Bitcoin ETF Application With the SEC

Bitwise Asset Management has withdrawn its application with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its proposed bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).The firm requested the...

Ahead of Davos, What Can Cash Teach Us About Crypto?

This is part of a series of op-eds previewing the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. CoinDesk will be on the ground in Davos...

Former Venezuelan Gold Mining Company Wants to Centralize Bitcoin ATM Infrastructure

First Bitcoin Capital Corp. wants to unite the providers of bitcoin ATMs around the world.His plan: link thousands of ATMs run by dozens of...

In New Court Filing, Craig Wright Claims to Receive Keys to $9.6B Bitcoin Fortune

Craig Wright, bitcoin’s self-declared creator, says the much anticipated “bonded courier” has arrived. According to a court filing to the U.S. District Court of Southern...

Traders Turn to DeFi to Capitalize on Tuesday’s Crypto Market Spike

Decentralized finance (DeFi) applications are popping off Tuesday, and the ETH price spike isn't the whole story.As of this writing, ETH is up around...

The FBI Is Now Reaching Out to QuadrigaCX Victims

According to an email sent to multiple users of the exchange and shared with CoinDesk, Valerie Gauthier, a victim specialist with the FBI, has...

Mati Greenspan on the Technical and Macro Roots of Bitcoin’s Price Surge

Bitcoin is up more than 8 percent in the last 24 hours. BSV, meanwhile, is up nearly a whopping 100 percent. The question is,...

More Than Half of Financial Advisors Want Better Regulation Before Investing in Crypto

More than half of financial advisors in the U.S. are too spooked by regulatory uncertainty to initiate or expand their cryptocurrency investments, a new...