• Bitcoin Sentiment Shines in Turkey, Diminishes in the Rest of Europe
    BTCMANAGER - 8 hours ago
    A report published by ING shows that the percentage of the population that believes in Bitcoin is slowly decreasing, indicating skepticism for cryptocurrencies in general. With the exception of Turkey, Poland, and Romania, most of Europe does not believe that cryptocurrencies will be an integral part of the financial system…
  • U.S. Authorities to Launch Blockchain Pilot for Intellectual Property Rights
    BTCMANAGER - 1 day ago
    As part of its preparation for the upcoming Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) meeting, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a federal law enforcement agency, intends to trial distributed ledger technology (DLT) in intellectual property rights (IPR) enforcement by the end of August 2019, reports Yahoo Finance on…
  • Australian tax Authority Warns Retirees Against Risky Cryptocurrency Investments
    BTCMANAGER - 1 day ago
    In a bid to remind 18,000 retirees under Self Managed Super Funds (SMSFs) of their legal duty to invest their retirement savings cautiously, the Australian Tax Office (ATO) has begun sending stern letters to some of these individuals whom have chosen to spend over 90 percent of their retirement savings…
  • Updates on Kleiman vs Wright, Next Hearing August 26
    BTCMANAGER - 1 day ago
    The court battle between Craig Wright and the estate of Dave Kleiman, represented by his brother Ira, is far from over. As per a source on Twitter actively following the court case, the case is leaning toward the Kleimans. Wright submitted a document of a chat between himself and Dave…
  • Binance United States to Go Live in November
    BTCMANAGER - 1 day ago
    Changpeng Zhao (CZ), CEO of Binance cryptocurrency exchange has revealed that Binance U.S., a regulated bitcoin and altcoins trading venue specially tailored to customers in the United States, will go live before the end of November 2019, reports Cheddar on August 15, 2019. Changpeng Zhao Reveals Binance U.S. Launch Date Per…
  • California Blockchain Working Group Commences Operations 
    BTCMANAGER - 2 days ago
    California Government Operations Agency  (CalGovOps) Secretary, Marybel Batjer has selected Camille Crittenden to Chair the state’s 20-man blockchain working group which has been mandated to explore the possible use cases of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in the state and present a report of their findings to the Legislature by July…
  • Cardano (ADA) Foundation Inks Partnership Deal with Konfidio Ventures
    BTCMANAGER - 2 days ago
    The Cardano Foundation, an organization responsible for driving adoption of Cardano (ADA), has joined forces with Konfidio, a Berlin-based blockchain venture studio, to promote the adoption of distributed ledger technology (DLT) by governments, large corporations and startups alike, according to a press release on August 15, 2019. Cardano Fostering Blockchain…
  • Twitter and Market Metrics: Exploring the Role of Social Media in Cryptocurrency Investing
    BTCMANAGER - 2 days ago
    A mini-report by The Tie in the form of Twitter thread has strung together some very intriguing data points to build a case for social manipulation in cryptocurrency investing. Overhyped coins and appealing to humans irrational decision-making process has helped hoards of bots influence newcomers. The Tie developed their own…
  • Bakkt Confirms Launch of Futures on September 23
    BTCMANAGER - 2 days ago
    The much-awaited launch of futures contracts that are settled in BTC finally has a date to it. On September 23, 2019, Bakkt will launch futures contracts with warehousing infrastructure to allow for high-grade institutional trading and hedging. FTX and Beaxy have futures contracts, but this is merely used for speculation…
  • Coinbase Acquires Xapo, Becomes World’s Largest Digital Asset Custodian
    BTCMANAGER - 2 days ago
    Now boasting a cumulative $7 billion in assets under custodial arrangements, the acquisition of Xapo has rendered Coinbase as the single largest cryptocurrency and digital asset custody company. The registry of clients exceeds 120 different institutions in 14 countries. Xapo has been pioneering crypto assets, along with BitGo, since 2014,…