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Bitcoin falls below $10,000 level leading cryptos lower

Bitcoin was trading below the key $10,000 level for much of Wednesday after a string of negative news reports subjected the whole array of crytocurrencies to losses

Neil Dennis
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Facebook to ban all cryptocurrency advertising

Bitcoin and its rival virtual currencies fell on Thursday after Facebook said it was to block advertising promoting cryptocurrency products and services

Neil Dennis
Arisebank

SEC halts AriseCoin's 'fraudulent' cryptocurrency ICO

US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has struck at an alleged fraudulent cryptocurrency ICO (initial coin offering), in a further blow to the cryptocurrency market on the day South Korea banned anonymous trading.

Chris Wheal
bitcoin

Cryptos trade lower as regulatory worries persist

Cryptocurrencies traded lower on Tuesday as worries over moves to regulate crypto markets continued to depress sentiment.

James Hester
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Bitcoin awareness jumps but so does pessimism

A new poll from research firm D-CYFOR shows that bitcoin awareness has reached an all-time high. However, the vast majority of respondents were decidedly bearish on bitcoin´s outlook.

James Hester
nem

Bitcoin and NEM fall after weekend crypto raids

News of another big cryptocurrency exchange hack caused further volatility on digital currency exchanges on Monday

Neil Dennis
Bitcoin

Crypto expert predicts pattern for government Bitcoin crackdown

Leading cryptocurrency expert Bobby Lee has predicted how governments around the world will crack down on Bitcoin.

Richard Reed
Bitcoin

Commission-free US trading app Robinhood to take Bitcoin, ethereum

Popular commission-free US trading app Robinhood is to offer investors the ability to buy Bitcoin and ethereum. Trading in cryptocurrencies will start in five US states in Februar

Richard Reed
crypto

Cryptos fall as Coincheck halts withdrawals

Coincheck, Japan´s second largest cryptocurrency exchange, has suddenly stopped yen withdrawals, casting a pall over crypto markets.

James Hester
bitcoin

Bitcoin and rivals fall on growing fears of tighter scrutiny

Bitcoin and its rivals fell on Friday as world leaders and other notable figures from investment and academia used their platforms at the World Economic Forum at Davos to express caution on cryptocurrencies

Neil Dennis
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Bitcoin has failed as a currency

A panel of economists and investors agreed on Thursday that bitcoin was not a successful currency substitute, but admitted that cryptocurrency development was still in its infancy and would have useful applications

Neil Dennis
ethereum

Weiss ratings rank ethereum and NEO higher than bitcoin

Weiss Ratings, which claimed this week it was to be the first company to offer ratings on cryptocurrencies, gave its first assessment on bitcoin and its rivals

Neil Dennis
Ripple

Ripple signs up more firms to pilot XRP

Telecom provider IDT and international payments service group Mercury have become the latest firms to pilot crypto Ripple (XRP) for money transfers.

James Hester
bitcoin

Bitcoin moves back above $11,000 – finding support at $10,000

Bitcoin moved back above $11,000 versus the US dollar on Thursday, while rival digital currency ethereum climbed back above $1,000 as exchanges reported strong demand at recent lows

Neil Dennis

Bitcoin price ‘pure speculation’ and will not produce returns

Bitcoin’s value is based purely on speculation and will not produce long-term returns. That’s the verdict of one of America’s top fund bosses, who says Bitcoin has no underlying value.

Richard Reed