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Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Removal of Four Anonymity-Focused Altcoins

Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Removal of Four Anonymity-Focused Altcoins

Recently hacked Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck will end trading for four privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies, Monero (XMR), Zcash (ZEC), Dash (DASH), and Augur (REP), Cointelegraph Japanreported May 18. Following reports from back in March, the exchange has now officially confirmed the removal of the four anonymity-focused coins will come into effect June 18. According to Coincheck’s blog, the exchange will remove the four cryptocurrencies to comply with counter-terrorist financing (CFT) and anti-money […]

Bloomberg Partners Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Capital To Release Crypto Benchmark Index

Bloomberg Partners Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Capital To Release Crypto Benchmark Index

Bloomberg and Mike Novogratz’s crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital Management have launched the Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index (BGCI) that will track ten cryptocurrencies from the “largest, most liquid portion of the cryptocurrency market,” Bloomberg reports today, May 9. The coins to be listed on the index currently are Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, ESO, Litecoin, Dash, Monero, Ethereum Classic, and […]

UK Financial Watchdog Warns Over Unregistered Crypto Brokerage

UK Financial Watchdog Warns Over Unregistered Crypto Brokerage

The U.K.’s financial regulator has issued a warning to investors over an unregistered brokerage firm that appears to be offering cryptocurrency-related derivatives in the country. In a statement Thursday, the Financial Conduct Authority took aim at a firm called Olsson Capital, which, according to the regulator, is based in Sofia, Bulgaria. “This firm is not authorized by […]

Cryptocurrency and Equity Markets: Weekly Performance Overview

Cryptocurrency and Equity Markets: Weekly Performance Overview

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Global Equity Markets: fear and uncertainty returns Stocks took a […]

Coinbase Releases Tax Calculator But Many Users Will Likely Not Qualify

Coinbase Releases Tax Calculator But Many Users Will Likely Not Qualify

US exchange and wallet provider Coinbase released tax reporting tools for users to file to US authorities on March 13. In a blog post, Coinbase announced some users could use its form generation options to calculate tax owed on cryptocurrency gains ahead of this year’s Internal Revenue Service (IRS)reporting deadline of April 17. The move comes following years of struggle between the […]

Equity Markets vs. Cryptocurrency Markets: Weekly Performance Review: Feb. 26 – March 2

Equity Markets vs. Cryptocurrency Markets: Weekly Performance Review: Feb. 26 – March 2

Global Equity Markets: New cracks are revealed Although a correlation between global equity markets varies over time, they can at times be watched as a group to see which might be leading or lagging. This relative performance can provide an indication of what might be coming next for particular markets or at least point to what signs […]

Litecoin And Dash Are Taking Over The Dark Web

Litecoin And Dash Are Taking Over The Dark Web

Bitcoin is essentially the poster child for cryptocurrencies, and that’s becoming a problem for cybercriminals dealing on the dark web. Researchers from Recorded Future, a threat intelligence company that monitors forums on the dark web where many illegal transactions are arranged, looked through 150 of the dark web’s top marketplaces and found that the Bitcoin […]

Get ‘Em While They’re Cheap? Two-Day Crypto Market Slump Offers Steep ‘Discounts’

Get ‘Em While They’re Cheap? Two-Day Crypto Market Slump Offers Steep ‘Discounts’

A second day of losses throughout cryptocurrency markets is giving would-be traders a chance to buy that may not be repeated. Bitcoin dropped below $10,000 on Cointelegraph’s price index Wednesday, Jan. 17. On the same day, Ethereum (ETH) went below $900, marking a price slide of over 30% for both assets this week. Community and industry figures have reacted […]

2017 Market Performance: Crypto vs. Stocks

2017 Market Performance: Crypto vs. Stocks

When looking across the globe, there were plenty of strong performing equity markets in 2017. Nevertheless, none compare to the massive appreciation seen within the cryptocurrency sector. Warning: If you are primarily an equity investor, you may soon be compelled to enter the world of cryptocurrencies as the relative outperformance of the top cryptocurrencies in 2017, when […]