Diginex’s EQUOS exchange eyes liquidity boost with GSR partnership

Diginex, Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange operator EQUOS, has entered into a strategic partnership with GSR Markets to increase the liquidity of its perpetual futures products and spot pairs. It is...

Key metrics show this week’s $4B Bitcoin options expiry favors bulls

Over the past two weeks, the bitcoin price seems to have lost its momentum, with some analysts suggesting that the bears will have everything under control for the foreseeable...

It’s time for Hollywood to move to blockchain. Yes, you read that right

The greatest empires in history have come and gone - the Romans, the Greeks, the Babylonians, the Mughals, the Persians, the Egyptians, the Ottomans and lastly the British. Just...

The impact of Bitcoin hacking incidents in the crypto market

Between 2013 and 2017, there were 29 penetrations into the bitcoin market, in which 1.1 million bitcoins were stolen. Noting that the average bitcoin (BTC) price in December 2020...

Harvard crypto skeptic calls Bitcoin a ‘hedge against dystopia’

Bitcoin (BTC), often described as a store with value or securities, has seen a wide adoption in recent months. However, Kenneth Rogoff, a professor of public policy and economics...

Crypto and blockchain: What the Brazilian market can expect for 2021

2020 will be remembered as one of the most difficult years in modern society: countries and the entire population have faced economic constraints and crises, financial markets continue to...

VanEck files with SEC for ETF that tracks crypto companies’ performance

VanEck, a large US investment management company, is making a new attempt to start a digital asset trading fund, or ETF. VanEck's new ETF is called the Digital Asset ETF,...

Bitcoin double-spend spotted in the wild

BitMEX Research has identified a suspicious dual-use transaction worth 0.00062063 BTC, or roughly $ 21 - and this doesn't sound like a popular swap wallet hack. On January 20, BitMEX's...

BlackRock’s new SEC filings list Bitcoin derivatives as possible investment

According to a number of documents filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, is preparing to enter the Bitcoin Derivatives (BTC)...

Asia accounts for almost half of global crypto trading: Messari report

A study by Messari examined the cryptocurrency landscape in Asia and found that the region accounts for almost half of the circulation of digital assets, and includes six of...