Mining Closures Reveal Recurring Bitcoin Bear Market Trend

Another bitcoin miner this week shut down its operations, though the news didn’t come as much of a shock. The latest closure, of U.S.-based Giga Watt which went bankrupt last year, follows a trend among large mining operations that stretches back years. Also read: No Reason to ‘Bury’ Cryptocurrencies, Russian […]

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No Reason to 'Bury' Cryptocurrencies, Russian PM Medvedev Says

Last year’s falling prices are not a good enough reason to “bury” cryptocurrencies, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said during a high-level economic conference. He believes Russia should carefully follow the developments around digital coins.   Also read: Clickbait Media Uses Bitcoin and Russia to Pump Headlines Again Russia Should […]

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Bitcoin Mining Giant Canaan Looking into a U.S. IPO | BTCMANAGER

Canaan, the second-biggest maker of Bitcoin mining hardware in China, is considering listing in the U.S. after shelving plans for a Hong Kong initial public offering, Bloomberg reported on January 8, 2019. Listing in the U.S. after Abandoning Hong Kong IPO China’s second-biggest manufacturer of Bitcoin mining hardware is reportedly […]

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Report: Bitcoin Mining Equipment Manufacturer Canaan is Considering U.S. IPO

China’s number-two Bitcoin mining equipment manufacturer, Canaan, is reportedly considering an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States. The new development comes after the company shelved plans to go public in Hong Kong just a few months ago. Although an IPO would be a great way for Bitcoin mining […]

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Coinflux Cryptocurrency Exchange Founder Extradited to the U.S. for Money Laundering | BTCMANAGER

Nistor Vlad Călin, the CEO of the cryptocurrency exchange Coinflux, has been extradited to the U.S. by Romania’s supreme court for a case of money laundering on his platform, reports Mediafax on January 4, 2018. U.S. Secret Service Files Charges Against CoinFlux’s CEO Per sources close to the matter, Nistor […]

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Rick Falkvinge: Imminent Financial Crisis Perfect Opportunity to Convert the Masses to Crypto

Warnings of an imminent financial crisis are in the media more than ever before. But could such an event be the tipping point that puts Bitcoin and cryptocurrency firmly into the mainstream? Politician and tech entrepreneur Rick Falkvinge says it would be the perfect time to finally convert people to crypto.  […]

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U.S. Bitcoin Mining Pioneer GigaWatt Files for Bankruptcy in Washington | BTCMANAGER

GigaWatt, one of the earliest players in Central Washington’s bitcoin boom, has filed for bankruptcy protection, making it the latest casualty in an industry hammered by falling prices, the Seattle Times reported on November 21, 2018. Washington Bitcoin Pioneer Seeks Chapter 11 Protection In the latest twist in an entrepreneurial […]

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U.S. SEC Opens Investigation into Salt Lending and Former Director Eric Voorhees | BTCMANAGER

Shapeshift CEO Eric Voorhees and cryptocurrency loans startup Salt Lending Ltd. is under investigation by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) concerning its $50 million ICO in 2017, per a Wall Street Journal article, published November 15, 2018. SEC Seeks Clarity Regarding 2017 ICO Salt was founded in 2016 […]

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Hard Fork Woes, Kraken Named Safest Exchange, Pro-Crypto Candidates Win In U.S Elections: The Week That Was

It’s been a busy week in the crypto industry and news have been in plenty. Bitcoin Cash has expectedly been one of the most dominant topics in the industry, with its hard fork slated for Thursday, November 15. The two lead protagonists, “Bitcoin Jesus” Roger Ver and “Faketoshi” Craig Wright […]

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