Venezuela’s ‘Petro’ Token Launches in Pre-Sale

The Venezuelan government has officially launched the pre-sale of its controversial "petro" token, according to a report. The petro was first announced in early December 2017 by President Nicolas Maduro as...

IRS Forms New Team To Track Down Crypto Tax Evaders | News

The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has assembled a team of 10 investigators for international crime investigations as well as for finding tax evaders who use cryptocurrency, Bloomberg reports...

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Lite… | News

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Bitcoin Price Hit 2018 Lows Because Of $400 mln Mt.Gox… | News

Bitcoin prices fell as low as $6000 in 2018 due to a Mt.Gox trustee “panicking” and selling $400 mln worth of bitcoins (BTC), reports suggest this week.As multiple news...

Another Blockchain ETF Has Launched

An exchange-traded fund focused on companies that are working with blockchain or are eyeing applications of the tech has launched today. Innovation Shares LLC's NextGen Protocol ETF (ticker symbol: KOIN) went...

Equity Markets vs. Cryptocurrency Markets: Weekly Perf… | News

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Russia’s Largest State Bank To Open Cryptocurrency Exc… | News

Sberbank, the largest state bank of Russia, is planning to launch a cryptocurrency exchange in its Swiss branch, Sberbank Switzerland AG, local media group RBC reported on Tuesday Jan. 30.The...

Venezuela Is Talking With Russia About Cryptocurrency

Officials from the Venezuelan and Russian governments discussed the former's newly-launched cryptocurrency during a meeting in Moscow this week. Venezuelan Finance Minister Simon Zerpa Delgado was in Moscow on Wednesday discussing...

Venezuela’s President Orders Companies to Accept the Petro

Venezuela officially has its own cryptocurrency - and its president wants some of the country's state-owned businesses to use it. According to a recording posted on Twitter by television network VTV, Venezuelan...

Visa and Mastercard have ordered Bitcoin vendors to change their Merchant Codes : Bitcoin

So with the recent news that banks are now charging cash fees for Bitcoin transactions, i wanted to get to the bottom of what is happening so i enquired with...