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Ethereum Classic Price Gains Solidify Push to $4.5

It has been a while since people actively discussed Ethereum Classic in a rather positive spotlight. The most recent 51% attack against this network has seemingly caused a lot of lingering unrest, even though the problems have been addressed for some time now. Thankfully, it would appear the Ethereum Classic …

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eToro adds ZCash

– ZEC becomes the 14th crypto asset available on eToro’s platform – eToro, the global, multi-asset, investment platform with over ten million registered users, has today added ZCash (ZEC) to its product range. This brings the total number of cryptoassets available on eToro to 14. ZCash is a decentralised payments …

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When Bitcoin ETF? Not Any Time Soon, But Maybe by 2020

For the first time in more than a year, there are no active bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposals pending before the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Money manager VanEck, financial services firm SolidX and Cboe BZX Exchange withdrew a highly-anticipated proposal Tuesday, citing an ongoing U.S. government shutdown as …

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Bitcoin Gains; New York Grants Crypto Firm Robinhood Trading License

Investing.com – Bitcoin and other major digital coin prices traded slightly higher on Friday in Asia. While not a major directional driver, news that New York financial regulators granted a licence to stock and crypto trading startup Robinhood received some attention. The licence allows Robinhood to trade in seven cryptocurrencies, …

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Overstock’s tZERO Security Token Platform Begins Live Trading

E-commerce giant Overstock.com’s cryptocurrency subsidiary tZERO announced that secondary trading of tZERO tokens is now live, according to a press release published Jan. 24. Per the release, accredited investors can trade the security tokens through a digital securities brokerage account at Dinosaur Financial Group, which will act as a broker-dealer. …

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Tron CEO Justin Sun Wants to Hire You to Organize His House

Token-funded blockchain project Tron is not only hiring while others cut staff, it’s recruiting an entourage for its founder. Among the 10 open positions that Tron Group, the company behind the namesake cryptocurrency, posted on Wednesday, two were for aides to the 28-year-old CEO, Justin Sun. These hires would supplement …

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Report: XRP Market Cap Could Be Overestimated By Billions

The market capitalization of distributed ledger tech company Ripple’s XRP token could be overvalued by as much as $6 billion, according to a recent report from crypto analytics firm Messari. Ahead of Ripple’s Q4 2018 report, Messari researched the “health and legitimacy” of the XRP’s market capitalization using data from …

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Overstock’s tZERO Token Platform Has Officially Opened for Trading

Overstock.com (NASDAQ:OSTK)’s much-anticipated security token trading platform, tZERO, officially began trading Thursday afternoon. The company announced in a press release that its secondary market for tZERO’s own security tokens had gone live, marking the first step toward trading other digital assets on the platform. Accredited investors can sign up to …

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Coinbase Integrates TurboTax to Help US Clients File Crypto Taxes

Coinbase customers who need to file taxes in the U.S. this year can get a boost from TurboTax, the tax-filing software offered by Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) Consumer Tax Group. The companies announced Tuesday that they were teaming up to allow Coinbase and Coinbase Pro clients upload their transactions, gains and losses …

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Cryptocurrency firm Robinhood wins New York trading license

By Aparajita Saxena (Reuters) – New York on Thursday gave approval to commission-free startup Robinhood to trade in seven cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, ether, bitcoin cash and litecoin, on its online platform. The Menlo Park, Calif.-based company had announced its plans to launch commission-free cryptocurrency trading services almost a year ago, …

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