Bitmain’s Hashrate Noticeably Dropped in Past 30 Days

Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain’s hashrate has noticeably dropped in the past 30 days. Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain’s hashrate has noticeably dropped in the past 30 days, according to the company’s hashrate disclosure update as of May 7. Per the data analyzing the hashrate of all Bitmain-owned hardware, updated once every 30 days, the […]

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Tether, Bitfinex Stay Afloat Amid Controversy

Tether, Bitfinex fight back against New York attorney general’s legal claims, as the stablecoin maintains stability. Tether has been one of the most controversial topics in the cryptocurrency community over the last two years — and things have come to a head over the past few weeks. The wider crypto community has been skeptical of […]

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The Burst of the Bitcoin Bubble: An Autopsy

An analysis of the bitcoin price movements from a leading Italian economist. Marcello Minenna is the director of the quantitative analysis and financial innovation unit in Consob (Italian Companies and Exchange Commission), —Italian government’s authority responsible for regulating the Italian securities market — as well as an adjunct professor of stochastic finance at the London […]

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BitMEX Owner Partners With Trading Technologies to Expand Crypto Trading Base and Tools

A two-way deal will allow BitMEX users to access new market tools, while TT traders will gain exposure to crypto products. United States-based professional trading infrastructure firm Trading Technologies International (TT) has partnered with the parent company of Hong Kong cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform BitMEX to open up its products to crypto derivatives traders. TT […]

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LedgerX Makes Bid to Launch Physically-Settled BTC Futures Product for Retail Investors

The CFTC-regulated crypto derivatives and clearing platform is eyeing the launch of a physically-settled BTC futures contract for retail clients. United States-regulated crypto derivatives and clearing platform LedgerX is eyeing the launch of a physically-settled bitcoin (BTC) futures contract, crypto news outlet The Block reported on April 15. LedgerX, which is overseen by the U.S. […]

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