Tag: 2018

Report: Quadriga’s 6 Cold Wallets Have Been Without Funds Since April 2018

Report: Quadriga’s 6 Cold Wallets Have Been Without Funds Since April 2018 Ernst & Young, the court-appointed monitor in the Quadrigacx saga, released a report on March 1 which shows that cold wallets known to have been used by the Canadian exchange have been without funds since April 2018. The […]

Survey Names “Blockchain” as Most Overrated Word of the 2018

Survey Names “Blockchain” as Most Overrated Word of the 2018 According to a recent survey, advertising executives found the word “blockchain” to be the most overrated word used in 2018. The crypto-associated buzzword beat out “AI” and “Programmatic” for the top spot. The survey, conducted by MediaPost, also covered words that […]

European P2P Trade Posts Strongest Activity Since March 2018

European P2P Trade Posts Strongest Activity Since March 2018 In recent peer-to-peer (P2P) market action, Latin American Localbitcoins trade has continued to show strength after producing record volume last month. In other news, P2P trade between the euro (EUR) and BTC has posted its strongest volume in 10 months. Also […]

Bitfinex Partnered With at Least 6 Different Banks During 2018

Bitfinex Partnered With at Least 6 Different Banks During 2018 22 months since Wells Fargo suspended the processing of withdrawals sent by four Taiwanese banks that service Bitfinex, the platform remains among the top 20 exchanges by adjusted volume. While Bitfinex hosted more than $ 5 billion in trade this […]

$15.4 Billion of New Cryptocurrency Value Was Created During 2018

.4 Billion of New Cryptocurrency Value Was Created During 2018 A report recently published by Diar has estimated that nearly $ 15.42 billion of value was added to the market capitalization of the combined cryptocurrency markets in the form of newly created tokens and crypto asset inflation during 2018. Also […]

Bitpay Reports Processing Over $1 Billion Transactions in 2018

Bitpay Reports Processing Over Billion Transactions in 2018 Popular cryptocurrency payment processor Bitpay has released figures showing that the company maintained strong performance during 2018, despite the downturn in the market. For example, while other ventures had to downsize recently, Bitpay’s staff increased by 78 percent from the previous year. […]

Majority of Bitcoin Investors Not Deducting 2018 Losses from Taxes, Claims Recent Report

Majority of Bitcoin Investors Not Deducting 2018 Losses from Taxes, Claims Recent Report It’s no secret that many relatively new investors in the cryptocurrency markets have seen massive monetary losses that have resulted from the persisting bear market that first began in late-2017 when Bitcoin began falling from its highs […]