BlackRock CEO: We Don’t Need Libra, We Need Technology

To reduce fees in cross-border transactions, the world does not need Libra, but technology, BlackRock CEO argued. CEO of the world’s largest exchange-traded fund provider BlackRock claimed that he does not consider Facebook’s Libra a cryptocurrency. The need to democratize foreign currency exchange In an interview with CNBC’s Squawk Box on July 19, BlackRock’s Larry Fink […]

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Bitcoin an ‘Unstoppable Force,’ US Congressman Tells Crypto Hearing

Patrick McHenry warned lawmakers that they would ultimately fail if they attempted to control decentralized cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin’s (BTC) plight in Congress has seen attention focus mainly on naysayers, but this week’s hearing also saw United States politicians accept it was always beyond their control. ‘Governments cannot stop this innovation’ During testimony on July 17, U.S. […]

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Bitcoin Price: $10,800 Now Crucial as Multiple Death Crosses Appear

Previous gains which took BTC/USD closer to $11,000 evaporate amid new worries over legal upheavals. Bitcoin (BTC) was coming down from a fresh uptick on July 19 amid rumors United States authorities were preparing to investigate derivatives giant BitMEX. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Politics and investigations weigh on Bitcoin Data from Coin360 showed BTC/USD targeting […]

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Breaking: U.S. Regulator Investigating Crypto Exchange BitMEX — Report

Suspicions are reportedly focusing on U.S. users circumventing a ban on trading. United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is reportedly investigating derivatives giant BitMEX. CFTC wants to know if Americans using BitMEX According to sources citing people familiar with the matter speaking to Bloomberg, the CFTC suspects that BitMEX, which is registered […]

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