Browsing the "Ether" Tag

Ether Outshines Bitcoin in a Gloomy Month for Crypto Prices

| Omkar Godbole

Ethereum's native cryptocurrency is reporting a slight monthly gain, outperforming bitcoin's double-digit price slide by a big margin.

Ether Just Had Its Longest Winning Run Since Late May

| Omkar Godbole

Ether, the native cryptocurrency of ethereum, has just logged its longest daily run of price gains in nearly four months.

Above $300: Ether Price Clocks 10-Month High

| Omkar Godbole

The price of ethereum’s native cryptocurrency ether surpassed $300 today to hit ten-month highs.

Two Startups Are Partnering to Enable Amazon Purchases with Ethereum

| Daniel Palmer

Two blockchain-focused startups are teaming up to enable Amazon purchases with ethereum via an app-like browser extension.

Just 376 Individuals Hold 33% of All Ether Cryptocurrency: Chainalysis

| Yogita Khatri

A third of all ether is owned by just 376 whales, blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis says. Yet that number is down from some previous years.

SEC Again Delays Decision on Bitwise Bitcoin ETF Approval

| Nikhilesh De

A filing from the SEC Tuesday did not advance one of several bitcoin ETF proposals currently waiting for regulatory sign-off.

Regulators Ready to Approve Ethereum Futures, CFTC Insider Says

| Nikhilesh De

The CFTC is willing to approve an ether futures contract – provided it ticks all the right boxes, a senior official told CoinDesk.

Crypto Market Capitalization Hits 5-Month High Above $185 Billion

| Sebastian Sinclair

The combined value of the cryptocurrency market rose to $185.89 billion earlier today, its highest level since Nov. 18.

WSJ’s ShapeShift Exposé Overstated Money Laundering by $6 Million, Analysis Says

| Leigh Cuen

Blockchain analytics firms say money laundering accusations against ShapeShift don't match up.

Abra Crypto Wallet Now Stores Real Ether, Not Just ‘Synthetic’ Version

| Yogita Khatri

Cryptocurrency wallet provider Abra is now letting users deposit and withdraw ether directly from its app.