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For those involved in the new age of investment, digital assets are constantly at top of mind. These stories delve into the ever-growing world of commodities on the blockchain.

China

Chinese Authority Pushes Back on Central Bank Digital Currency Report

A source tied to China’s central bank has pushed back against reports about the country’s central bank digital currency.

Aug 28, 2019
Digital Assets

Data Firm: Just 17 Percent of Reported Bitcoin Volume Is Trustworthy

Crypto asset data company Nomics has released a new service that rates the transparency of reported bitcoin volume.

Aug 27, 2019
Digital Assets

Infographic: Bitcoin’s Market Cap in Perspective

How does bitcoin’s market cap compare to the rest of the world’s markets and assets?

Aug 27, 2019
Digital Assets

As Part of Larger Trends, South Korean Exchange Prixbit Closes

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Prixbit has notified users it has shut down, possibly due to larger factors affecting the country.

Aug 21, 2019
Digital Assets

Citing Compliance, BitMEX Blocks Services to Hong Kong, Bermuda and Seychelles

The cryptocurrency exchange says a ban of users in Hong Kong, Bermuda and the Seychelles is to avoid conflict of interest with its operating company.

Aug 21, 2019
Digital Assets

Binance Relaunches Its iOS App

The cryptocurrency exchange Binance has relaunched its iOS app, following its removal from the App Store in May 2019.

Aug 20, 2019
Digital Assets

Binance Announces New Stablecoin Venus

Binance’s Venus stablecoin project has been described as the “one-belt-one-road” version of Libra.

Aug 19, 2019
Digital Assets

Bakkt Sets September Launch Date for Bitcoin Futures

Long-anticipated, physically delivered bitcoin futures from Bakkt are forthcoming following regulatory progress.

Aug 16, 2019
Digital Assets

Barclays Ends Banking Relationship With Coinbase

The cryptocurrency exchange has reportedly moved on to partner with ClearBank.

Aug 14, 2019
Digital Assets

As Macro Economy Weakens, Is Bitcoin Emerging as a Global Hedge?

Bitcoiners have long harped on bitcoin’s viability as a global hedge asset like gold, but it’s never had the opportunity to prove itself.

Aug 5, 2019
Digital Assets

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review – August 3rd, 2019

8/3/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.

Aug 3, 2019
Digital Assets

Walmart Joins Corporate Coin Bandwagon, Files Patent for Stablecoin

The retail giant is considering entry into the corporation-controlled digital currency game. But it can’t compete with bitcoin.

Aug 2, 2019
Digital Assets

Video Interview: Giacomo Zucco and RGB Tokens Built on Bitcoin

Italian maximalist Giacomo Zucco talks about BHB Network’s research on RGB tokens: a Layer 3 solution for colored coins on the Lightning Network.

Aug 1, 2019
Digital Assets

LedgerX Launches First Physical Bitcoin Futures Contracts, Beating Bakkt

LedgerX’s bitcoin futures contracts give investors the chance to trade futures contracts without ever utilizing a banking system.

Jul 31, 2019
Digital Assets

Blockchain Launches Institutional-Grade Crypto Trading Platform

Blockchain’s new crypto trading platform, The PIT, is meant to be more secure than centralized exchanges and faster than decentralized ones.

Jul 30, 2019
Digital Assets

Liquid Launches Support for Tether

Blockstream’s sidechain now supports the stablecoin tether as one of its Liquid assets.

Jul 29, 2019
Digital Assets

Low On Trust: Survey Respondents Are Skeptical of Libra

In worldwide surveys on Facebook’s Libra, respondents have indicated overwhelming distrust of the digital currency.

Jul 25, 2019
Digital Assets

EU Calls Crypto Market ‘Anticompetitive,’ Says Central Bank Coin Would Help

In a wider report on competition in fintech, an EU department lamented bitcoin’s cryptocurrency market share.

Jul 23, 2019
Digital Assets

In Senate Hearing, Facebook’s Iffy Reputation Looms Over Libra Plans

Today, Libra project head David Marcus testified in front of the United States Senate Banking Committee on Facebook’s planned Libra “cryptocurrency.”

Jul 16, 2019
Adoption & Community

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review – July 6th, 2019

7/6/19: Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular Bitcoin news from this week.

Jul 6, 2019
Digital Assets

Blockstream Announces Atomic Swap Integration for Liquid

Blockstream has launched an atomic swap tool for its Liquid Network sidechain, enabling transaction of digital assets between blockchains.

Jul 2, 2019