16 March, 2018 15:16
US startup announces Ethereum boosting solution
American little-known company has announced a project aimed at boosting Ethereum network capacity. It has developed a toolkit enabling developers to run scaling applications. The new solution features dappchains, which represents mini-blockchains connected with the network. At present, dappchains are centralized and controlled by Loom Network, but the processes can become decentralized in the future.
16 March, 2018 12:19
France blacklists 15 crypto exchanges, cryptocurrencies slightly up but keep weakening though
Prices for bitcoin and other main digital coins rebounds slightly Friday morning, but remain down-directed. In France Autorite des Marches Financiers (AMF) blacklisted 15 websites of crypto exchanges due to a violation of the regulation rules of the country. At the same time, Korean law enforcement bodies are checking tree Seoul-based platforms now.
16 March, 2018 10:16
US dollar slips further on mess in White House
US dollar continues losing ground vs the majors on Friday largely due to the recent changes in the White House. The previous pressure came from the fire of US State Secretary earlier this week. At the same time, the trade war fears have been fueled by the recent announcement of the possible launch of duties on Chinese imports in the USA.
15 March, 2018 15:25
Cryptocurrencies posted some improvement but remain depressed
Prices for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies slightly improved after the morning slump, though remain lower on a regulation issue and Google ban. Bitcoin trading was recorded at $8,150.00 on the Bitfinex and Ethereum - $608.83. Ripple was priced at $0.69103. Digital coins remain under pressure from the announced ban by Google and talks about a need for crypto segment regulation.
15 March, 2018 11:55
Prices for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies slump
Cryptocurrencies have collapsed on Thursday, massive selloffs continue in the market. On the Bitfinex bitcoin changed hands at $7,890 this morning. Ethereum was quoted at $584.75. According to the market, the driver of the observed selloffs of digital coins is believed to be the ban on crypto advertisements announced by Google yesterday.
15 March, 2018 11:05
US dollar at bottom amid investors' worries
The US dollar is at the bottom on Thursday still facing pressure from concerns about expanding trade protectionism in the world and turmoil in Trump's administration. The US Dollar index was at 89.75. Investors reportedly keep fearing that tensions in the market can affect economic growth. In particular, it can happen on the possible launch of tariffs on Chinese imports in the USA.
14 March, 2018 15:22
Cryptocurrencies depressed by announcement of Google ban
Cryptocurrencies decreased further on Wednesday driven this time by the news that Google is going to ban cryptocurrency advertisements. As a result, bitcoin price fell to some $8,650.00 and Ethereum dropped to $660. At the same time, traders are now focused on an upcoming G20 summit that will be dedicated to cryptocurrency sector and its regulation particularly.
14 March, 2018 13:17
Hackers managed to launder some 40% of stolen Coincheck coins
The hackers that stole NEM tokens for some $530 million Tokyo-based Coincheck exchange have reportedly laundered around 200 million tokens, L Plus research shows.
According to the sources, the tokens were mostly sold via the dark web, as the NEM Foundation in tandem with other major platforms took measures to blacklist the stolen coins...
14 March, 2018 10:20
Recent changes in White House puts pressure on US Dollar
The US dollar has trimmed gains on Wednesday under pressure from the news that US President Donald Trump fired US State Secretary. Trump's decision is believed to be connected with their disagreements concerning North Korea, Russia, and Iran. As a result, CIA Director Mike Pompeo is about to hold a position of a new top diplomat of the country.
13 March, 2018 16:00
US inflation report pushes US dollar down
The US dollar price went down further just after the US authorities posted the February inflation report, which corresponded to the expectations. The data showed that US CPI gained 0.25 m-o-m in February, while the January figures hiked 0.5% creating grounds to expect a faster revision of the rate by the Federal Reserve. Additional pressure on the greenback came from political news in Washington.
13 March, 2018 14:44
Cryptocurrency price dips driven by upcoming G20 meeting
Bitcoin and other digital coins lose grounds on Tuesday, which is related to Japan's intentions to call for tougher regulation of cryptocurrency market in order to prevent money laundering activities. As a result, bitcoin decreased in price to $9,005 on the Bitfinex, while Ethereum fell down to $690. Ripple weakened to $0.76813 and Litecoin - $172.
13 March, 2018 11:11
US dollar slightly rebounds, insiders await US inflation data
On Tuesday, March 13, the US dollar has regained some positions vs the majors ahead of the US inflation data announcement. The data is to be released later in the day and may shed light on perspectives of the interest rate lift by the Federal Reserve this year. As a result, the US Dollar index rose to 90.06 today. In addition, the market also expects the release of the consumer price index today as well.