The Best in Crypto – 5/7/18

Bitcoin Builds Momentum in Run to $10,000 Bitcoin reached a high of $9,954.95 before fluctuating down and back up again (Forbes). Bill Gates: I’d Short ‘Crazier, Speculative’ Bitcoin if I Could Microsoft founder criticized Bitcoin claiming it was a “greater fool” investment (Cointelegraph). “It Was Never a Security”: Ethereum Under the Regulatory Spotlight Ethereum is …

The Best in Crypto – 5/3/18

Reddit to Relaunch Bitcoin Payments (and Add More Cryptos) The social media platform is reinstating its cryptocurrency payment option for gold members (Coindesk). Daily Volatility Decline? Bitcoin Has Seen $1K Range 43 Times in 2018  Analysis of Bitcoin’s daily price jumps (Cointelegraph). Reddit Co-Founder Says Ethereum Price Will Reach $15,000 This Year Alexis Ohanian, now …

The Best in Crypto – 5/2/18

IMF Report Says Crypto Does Not ‘Pose Risks’ to Global Finance In a report published by the International Monetary Fund, their general sentiment was that crypto doesn’t pose a risk to financial stability – as long as the “appropriate safeguards” are in place (Cointelegraph). Belarus: Some Crypto Exchanges Will Be Required To Hand Over Customer …

The Best in Crypto – 5/1/18

Hong Kong Gov’t Report Says Bitcoin Poses ‘Medium-Low’ Risk in Financial Crime  The Hong Kong Financial Services and Treasury concluded that virtual currencies like Bitcoin are not particularly involved in money laundering or terrorism financing (Cointelegraph). ASIC Resistance: Will Ethereum Join Monero Against the Mining Giant? Cryptocurrencies may abandon Proof-of-Work algorithm because of a new …

The Best in Crypto – 4/27/18

Spanish BBVA Becomes First Global Bank to Issue Loan Using Blockchain The Spanish multinational bank used Blockchain for every step of the process, from negotiating terms to signing (Cointelegraph). Nasdaq CEO Says Company is ‘open’ to becoming Crypto Trading Platform When Market Matures On Nasdaq’s potential new venture, CEO Adrena Friedman said, “It’s time, people …

The Best in Crypto – 4/26/18

From Pork to Diamonds: How Blockchain is Making the Logistics Industry Transparent What Blockchain has already done for the logistics and supply industry, and the potential is still has (Cointelegraph). German Securities Trading Bank Reportedly Becomes First in Country to Trade Crypto VPE WertpapierhandelsBank AG has created a cryptocurrency trading service for institutional investors through …