Coinbase And BlackRock Cozy Up On Bitcoin Bandwagon

AFP via Getty Images Key takeaways Coinbase and BlackRock announced a new partnership Thursday to allow BlackRock clients to trade and manage crypto in-house The partnership combines services from Coinbase Prime and BlackRock’s Aladdin, both of which serve institutional investors Coinbase stock soared as high as 44% in intraday trading before closing up 10% The … Read more

Senate Bill Defines Bitcoin, Ether As Digital Commodities To Be Regulated By CFTC – Commodities/Derivatives/Stock Exchanges

To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. Following the announcement DOJ/SEC enforcement actions alleged insider trading against a former Coinbase employee, many cried foul at the perceived “regulation by enforcement.” The SEC Complaint, alleged – for the first time – that certain Ethereum-based cryptocurrency … Read more

Everything You Need To Know About The Bitcoin Vladimir Club

By CNBCTV18.com Aug 05, 2022, 09:04 PM IST (Published) Mini The Vladimir Club is the unofficial name given to the collective of bitcoin holders with at least 1 percent of the total number of bitcoins. The total supply of Bitcoin is 21 million, so for someone to be part of the Vladimir club, they would have … Read more

Kimchi Premium And Why It Exists

By CNBCTV18.com Aug 04, 2022, 09:15 PM IST (Published) Mini While Kimchi Premium generally refers to a difference in Bitcoin prices, it is also applicable on other cryptocurrencies. You should also know that this increased pricing phenomenon is not restricted to just South Korea either. When something receives as much attention as Bitcoin has, even small … Read more

Crypto has had a miserable month and it’s only the third day of August

It has been a rough month for the crypto sector, and it’s only the third day of August. From cross-chain bridge hacks draining hundreds of millions of dollars in customer funds to the Securities and Exchange Commission coming after crypto Ponzi schemes, this corner of the market can’t catch a break. The developments add to … Read more

The Rise and Fall of a Bitcoin Mining Sensation

It was 8:45 in the morning of June 13 when Bill Stewart, the CEO of Maine-based bitcoin mining business Dynamics Mining, received a call from one of his employees. “He’s like, ‘Every machine inside of our facility in Brunswick [​​in Cumberland County, Maine] has been taken,’” Stewart says. “That’s crazy. I couldn’t believe it.”  He … Read more

SAI.TECH To Host and Stream First Bitcoin Heat Day Events

SINGAPORE, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SAI.TECH Global Corporation (“SAI.TECH” OR “SAI” or the “Company”, NASDAQ: SAI), a global energy-saving Bitcoin mining operator and a clean-tech company that integrates Bitcoin mining, heating, and power industries, today announced that it will host the first ‘Bitcoin Heat Day’ offline gathering event in New York City on … Read more

Bitcoin Fog Case Could Put Cryptocurrency Tracing on Trial

If the prosecution doesn’t produce clear evidence as Sterlingov’s case unfolds, it may have to rely on the more indirect digital connections between Sterlingov and Bitcoin Fog that it describes in the statement of facts assembled by the IRS’s criminal investigations division, much of which was based on cryptocurrency tracing techniques. That statement shows a … Read more

A Quick Guide On Bitcoin Covenants And Their Importance

Outside of computers and blockchain technology, covenants are extensions applied to contracts that dictate specific inclusions, restrictions, or rules that the new owner has to abide by. For instance, if a building is being sold, an applied covenant could dictate that the colour of the building can never be changed. If the colour is changed, … Read more

Cryptocurrency Should Be Taxed As Investments, Not Money

Physical imitation of Bitcoins (Photo by Ozan KOSE / AFP) (Photo by OZAN KOSE/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Senators Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) have proposed exempting cryptocurrency transactions of $50 or less from capital gains taxes. While it seems like a modest tax change, it could have profound effects … Read more