Crypto took the limelight at the G20 Riyadh 2020. The Finance ministers and governors of central banks of the ‘Group of 20’ have once again reiterated the need to implement the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) guidelines on cryptocurrencies. Members concluded that it was in the interest of the countries to comply with FATF regulations to put a full stop to money laundering and terror financing modules. The official statement of G20 Riyadh 2020 further mentions that ‘global stablecoins’ must undergo rigorous testing before their launch to evaluate the associated risks. The concerns must be addressed suitably so as not
Irish authorities cannot access the confiscated Bitcoin of convicted drug dealer Clifton Collins because of a lost fishing rod. The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) of Ireland seized Collins’ cryptocurrency accounts after he was found guilty of offenses under the Misuse of Drugs Act. Collins bought Bitcoin between 2011 and early 2012 using his earnings from […]The post Tales From the Crypto: $56 Million Bitcoin (BTC) Loss Blamed on Fishing Rod appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
Insane speculative trading has been the driving factor in the crypto assets valuation growth, this is according to the chief investment officer at Bleakley Advisory Group, Peter Boockvar. According to him, pure speculative trading has been the driving force in most high-end stocks, even as the market indicates a ‘late-cycle’, and has also been the […]
While Libra may not have that many fans as of late, it looks like some companies are simply dying to jump on board. Libra Gains a Pal in Shopify The Libra Association has just announced that Shopify – an e-commerce platform provider – has entered the frame and will be responsible for the decision-making processes...The post The Libra Association Says “Welcome Aboard” to Shopify appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
Chainlink (LINK) has been one of the best performing cryptocurrencies throughout both 2019 and 2020, with its intense upwards momentum allowing the crypto to set fresh all-time highs over the past couple of weeks. This intense upwards momentum has shown some tempered signs of slowing down, but it still remains somewhat unclear as to whether...
Traders appear hesitant to buy Bitcoin below $10K as the CME gap at $9,740 weakens expectations that the price could set a higher high above $10.3K
Catalonia blockchain industry is delivering something Spain didn’t – financial independence. The tumultuous region of Spain, Catalonia, is making efforts to gain independence from its parent nation for decades. The region’s struggle for independence has seen many ups and downs. Now, the Catalonia blockchain sector is ushering in a new era of economic freedom. Catalonia is banking on the blockchain and crypto realm to deliver digital independence. On its journey to independence, the secessionist region is warming up to crypto. The people in the region realize that political freedom may be far, but economic freedom is within reach. And blockchain
Litecoin recently managed to cross the $78 level for the first time in five months, invigorating market participants with a renewed thirst for gains. And while the drop below the $70 mark that followeThe post Litecoin pushing above 61.8% Fibonacci line could facilitate surge to $90 appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Coinspeaker Former CFTC Chairman Claims It’s Time for Digital DollarChristopher Giancarlo, the CFTC former head, says that the U.S. should issue the digital dollar to compete with other CBDCs. Giancarlo claims that the CBDC dollar is not a competitor to Bitcoin, Ethereum, TON or Libra.Former CFTC Chairman Claims It’s Time for Digital Dollar
In this week’s Hodler’s Digest, BTC’s two scenarios in the week ahead, new details about plans for Ethereum 2.0, and CZ talks about the upcoming Bitcoin halving