Browsing the "Cryptocurrencies" Tag

Thrill-Seeking Drives Investors to Trade Crypto, Study Finds

| Omkar Godbole

Investors who trade crypto tend to take bigger risks in the stock market, suggesting they seek dopamine more than diversification, a study found.

Rising Institutional Investment Setting Pace For Future Crypto Growth

| Sebastian Sinclair

Financial institutions have begun to enter crypto with a quickening pace, setting the tone for the remainder of 2019 and 2020.

Zilliqa Passes ‘Milestone’ With Addition of Smart Contracts to Its Blockchain

| Daniel Palmer

"Next-generation" cryptocurrency Zilliqa has announced the launch of smart contracts on its platform.

Ron Paul: Anti-Crypto Congressman Is ‘Just Another Thug in Washington’

| Nikhilesh De

Former GOP lawamaker and presidential candidate Ron Paul had some harsh words for Congressman Brad Sherman, who last week called for a ban on crypto…


A Historically Strong Month for Crypto, November Is Off to a Brutal Start

| Sam Ouimet

The cryptocurrency market rout accelerated today as bitcoin (BTC) fell below $5,000 for the first time in 13-months.

US Congressman Drafts Bills to Aid Blockchain Development

| Nikhilesh De

U.S. Representative Tom Emmer plans to introduce three blockchain-focused bills to Congress in the coming weeks aimed at spurring development.

Novogratz Says Crypto Market Showing ‘Classic Bottom’

| Omkar Godbole

Michael Novogratz, the founder of the cryptocurrency asset management firm Galaxy Digital, believes the market has hit a bottom.

Back Below $200 Billion: Crypto Market Cap Sinks to 10-Month Low

| Sam Ouimet

The sell-off in bitcoin and the resulting risk aversion pushed the cryptomarket to the lowest level since November 2.

Survey: Nearly 80% of Americans Have Heard of Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

A YouGov survey of roughly 1,200 Americans found that 48 percent of millennials are interested in using cryptocurrencies as a primary form of payment.

Stock Brokerage EF Hutton to Launch Crypto Reports for ‘Confused’ Investors

| Nikhilesh De

Stock brokerage EF Hutton is launching subscription-based cryptocurrency research reports aimed to educate "confused" investors.