FBI Solicits Information From Bitconnect Investors With Voluntary Questionnaire

The FBI is attempting to investigate the movements behind the failed alleged ponzi scheme, which at one point was worth $2.5 billion. | Continue reading

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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Tackles Four ‘Myths' About Crypto Custody

Coinbase CEO and co-founder Brian Armstrong has outlined what he believes to be four common misconceptions about crypto custody solutions. | Continue reading

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Unconfirmed: Telegram TON Network to Launch by October 2019 or Token Contracts Are Void

According to an apparent purchase agreement for Telegraph’s Gram tokens, the network must launch prior to October 31, 2019 in order for token purchase agreements to be valid. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 5 hours ago

New Platform Converts Crypto to Fiat Without Know Your Customer Requirements

Crypto wallet MyEtherWallet in collaboration with crypto finance firm Bity have launched a platform for the conversion of crypto to fiat without going through KYC requirements. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 7 hours ago

Report: Major European Derivatives Exchange to Launch Cryptocurrency Futures

Deutsche Boerse-operated derivatives exchange Eurex is reportedly planning to launch digital currency futures. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 8 hours ago

Commerzbank, Siemens and Continental Complete Blockchain Money Market Pilot

Three German banking and tech giants have completed a 100,000 euro money market security transaction based on the blockchain platform Corda. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 9 hours ago

Blockchain and the City: New York State as a “Tough” Model of Crypto Regulation

The financial capital of the world can afford to be picky — but does it stifle fintech innovation? | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 9 hours ago

Latin America’s Largest Investment Bank to Launch Its Own Security Token

Brazil-based Banco BTG Pactual SA has revealed its plans to release а security token, which could be purchased with Gemini Dollars or Ethereum. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 10 hours ago

What Is an STO, Explained

A closer look at STOs and how the process compares to the more familiar ICO and IPO. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 10 hours ago

Crypto Markets Show Slight Decline, as Do Dow Jones Industrial and S&P 500

All of the top 20 coins by market cap are seeing red today, with total market capitalization around $133 billion. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 11 hours ago

UAE’s Largest Real Estate Firm Emaar Denies Reports That It Accepts Crypto: Bloomberg

Emaar Properties, the developer of the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa, has officially denied that it enabled crypto payments for property. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 12 hours ago

Malta to Store Education Certificates On a Blockchain

In Malta, all education certificates will be stored on the blockchain following the continuation of a two-year pilot program. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 12 hours ago

Bitcoin Will Hit $1 Million, Says IBM’s VP of Blockchain Jesse Lund

The VP of blockchain and digital currencies for IBM, Jesse Lund, has said that he expects Bitcoin to hit $1 million eventually. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 12 hours ago

QuadrigaCX Transfers Remaining Crypto to Big Four Auditor Ernst & Young

QuadrigaCX has transferred the remaining crypto assets from its hot wallets to Big Four auditing firm Ernst & Young. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 12 hours ago

UK Auction House to Sell Off $430K in Crypto Confiscated by Belgian Police

U.K. and Ireland-based Wilsons Auctions partners with Belgium government to sell $430,000 in cryptocurrencies seized during police operations. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 13 hours ago

Binance’s Charity Arm Rolls Out Blockchain-Powered School Lunch Campaign

Binance Charity Foundation has launched blockchain-enabled donation program pilot in schools in Uganda. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 14 hours ago

Research Warns ‘Familiar’ Monero Mining Malware Is Infecting Windows Systems

A new attack uses a combination of known tools to target victims and use their hardware to mine Monero. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 14 hours ago

Huobi Korea to Strengthen Anti-Money Laundering Protections

Huobi Korea strengthens its AML protection and launches an inter-exchange hotline to prevent identity theft, voice phishing and other types of fraud. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 14 hours ago

SK Telecom, Deutsche Telekom to Build Blockchain Identity Platform

South Korea’s largest wireless carrier, SK Telecom, is partnering with the world’s fifth largest telecoms firm, Deutsche Telekom, to develop a blockchain-based identification solution. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 15 hours ago

Big Four Firm KPMG Partners With Blockchain Co. Guardtime to Develop Tools for Businesses

The Big Four firm’s strategic partnership will enable the expansion of its blockchain offerings across its target markets. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 16 hours ago

Ohio County Auditors to Explore Blockchain-Based Real Estate System

The County Auditors’ Association of Ohio has announced the formation of a working group to study the use of blockchain for the effective transfer of property deeds. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 18 hours ago

ConsenSys Backs Ethereum-Based Unlisted Infrastructure Investment Startup Allinfra

Blockchain tech company ConsenSys invests in startup Allinfra, which aims to tokenize the unlisted infrastructure area. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 19 hours ago

Korean Telecom Giant KT to Launch Blockchain-as-a-Service Platform in March: Report

The biggest telecom operator in South Korea says it wants to offer blockchain-based services for interested businesses. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 19 hours ago

Japanese Banking Giant Mizuho to Launch Its Yen-Pegged Stablecoin in March

Japan’s banking giant Mizuho Financial Group will launch its digital currency platform for payments and remittance services in March. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 20 hours ago

Blockchain in Health Insurance: More Accuracy, More Transparency and More Efficiency

How blockchain will make health insurance cheaper and more efficient. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 21 hours ago

Bahrain’s Central Bank Launches Sandbox for Blockchain Companies: Report

Bahrain’s central bank is launching a regulatory sandbox to allow blockchain and crypto companies to work in the country, according to a gov’t official. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 22 hours ago

LA Kings Confirm Release of Blockchain Merchandise Authenticator

The hockey team’s blockchain tool is designed to track and confirm the authenticity of merchandise, including used items from games. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 23 hours ago

Major Cryptocurrencies See Green While US Crude Futures Hit New High for 2019

Bitcoin continues to trade at around $4,000, with other top 20 cryptocurrencies reporting marked gains. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Mark Zuckerberg Considers Blockchain Authorization of Data in Recent Interview

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that he is mulling the idea of blockchain-based authorization for user data. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Report: Bank of China Joins New Blockchain Platform for Property Buyers

Hong Kong property development firm New World Development and ASTRI will jointly launch a blockchain platform designed to reduce paperwork during mortgage applications. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Central Bank of Lithuania Issues Updated Position on Virtual Assets and ICOs

The Bank of Lithuania has updated its position on cryptocurrencies and ICOs, but left its underlying principles unchanged. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Crypto Investment Services Firm BitGo to Add Support for TRON

Institutional cryptocurrency investment services firm BitGo is planning to add support for Tron. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

New Samsung Galaxy S10 Includes Cryptocurrency Key Storage

The new Samsung Galaxy S10 features a storage system for private keys for blockchain-related systems. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Spanish Mining Startup to Return $68 Million Raised During ICO

Spanish startup CryptoSolarTech will return $68 million raised during its ICO; the funds were slated for the construction of a crypto mining farm in Southern Spain. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Hardware Wallet Doesn’t Store Private Keys to Surpass Cold Storage

The company behind a crypto hardware wallet says users can surpass cold storage — all thanks to new technology. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Indian E-Commerce Giant Partners With Blockchain Logistics and Shipping Platform

India’s largest e-commerce firm mjunction has partnered with blockchain shipping firm Shipnext. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, EOS, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, Tron, Binance Coin, Cardano: Price Analysis, Feb. 20

Elon Musk recently stated that Bitcoin is a better transfer of value than paper money. On the week, the coin is up by almost 10 percent. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

ETH Futures Case: The Industry’s Feedback to CFTC, Reviewed

The CFTC has stopped accepting public comments on the Ethereum (ETH) mechanism. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

SEC Charges ICO With Selling Unregistered Securities After Startup Self-Reports

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has charged crypto firm Gladius Network with selling unregistered securities after the company self-reported. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Galaxy Digital Joins $15 Million Investment Round in Crypto Security Firm CipherTrace

Blockchain security firm CipherTrace has secured a $15 million investment from Galaxy Digital and other venture capital firms. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Spain’s Largest Telecom Company Seeks Entrepreneurs in Blockchain, AI

One of the world’s largest telephone operators, Telefónica, has launched a call to support startups related to blockchain and AI. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Crypto Markets Trade Sideways After Recent Gains, Stock Market Sees Green

Crypto markets are mostly trading sideways today, Binance Coin jumps 6 percent amidst Binance DEX launch. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

First Pension Funds Investing in Crypto — a Sign of Things to Come?

Could crypto assets and blockchain technology be the next focus for pension funds and traditional financial institutions? | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

US State of Wyoming Passes Two Blockchain-Related Bills

Two blockchain-related bills have been passed in the U.S. state of Wyoming. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

US: Crypto Advocacy Group Encourages Financial Regulators to Foster Innovation

The Chamber of Digital Commerce urges the CFTC and CFPB to permit the introduction of blockchain-based products. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Ex-Goldman Sachs Engineers Raise $3 Million to Combat Crypto Market Manipulation

Solidus Labs, a trade surveillance firm backed by Goldman Sachs fintech veterans, raised $3 million from Hanaco Ventures. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Stablecoins to Play Key Role in Crypto Adoption, Says New Report

Stablecoins will play a major role in crypto adoption, especially in developing countries, a new study from crypto entrepreneurs shows. | Continue reading

@cointelegraph.com | 1 day ago

Coinbase Adds Bitcoin Cash Support to Wallet App

Coinbase announced that support for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has been added to its Coinbase Wallet app. | Continue reading

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