Category: Adoption

Bitcoin Futures Go Live In Chicago

Excitement Stirs As First Bitcoin Futures Go Live In Chicago

The biggest buzzword in the cryptocurrency space right now is “Bitcoin futures.” In general, futures are financial instruments that let investors “bet” on the performance of assets in traditional stock market environments. The big development, then, is that the very first...

/ December 11, 2017
Andreas Antonopoulos on the Impact of CME Futures

Andreas Antonopoulos on the Impact of CME Futures

There are many uncertainties when it comes to the impact that Futures will have on the price of Bitcoin. There are a range of opinions that people have. Some are of the view that it could give large institutional investors...

/ December 10, 2017
Monero Skyrocketing

Privacy Coin Monero Surges After Teaming Up With A-List Musicians

At press time, premier privacy coin Monero (XMR) is hovering around new all-time price highs at $298.42 USD. The crypto’s now up an astonishing 38 percent from just 24 hours ago. Those of us who aren’t plugged into the Monero...

/ December 6, 2017
CBOE to Launch Bitcoin Futures

Leapfrogging CME, CBOE Announces Bitcoin Futures Release Date

Save the date in your trading calendars, Bitcoin futures are coming on the 10th of December at the CBOE. It is indeed quite a race amongst the exchanges as they try to launch their respective investment products. This will come...

/ December 5, 2017
Venezuela to Issue own Cryptocurrency

Venezuela to Create State Cryptocurrency – Will It Work?

Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro has announced that his country will begin the creation of a new cryptocurrency, the Petro. This is in response to the hyperinflation and other financial woes that the country has been suffering from in recent months....

/ December 4, 2017

Nasdaq Joins the Bitcoin Train, Introduces Futures

As Bitcoin was breaking new records in the past 3 days, large financial exchanges are attempting to get in on the action. We have previously reported that the CME will be launching derivative futures in December. The effect of this...

/ November 30, 2017
Penthouse for Sale Miami Bitcoin

Real Estate Brokers in Miami Want Bitcoin

Bitcoin is facing mass adoption all around the world. So much so, that it is being used to buy assets in one of the oldest asset classes of all time. When it comes to real estate, Bitcoin payments are being...

/ November 27, 2017
CME Announces Bitcoin

Pending Review, CME Announces Possible Bitcoin Futures Launch

It was indeed an historic day for Bitcoin yesterday. Not only was it the 8th Birthday of Satoshi’s original Bitcoin whitepaper, but it was also the day that the CME announced it was planning to launch Bitcoin futures. This was...

/ November 1, 2017
Bitcoin Hedge Fund Adoption

Mass Adoption as Numerous Hedge Funds Open Crypto Funds

The Fintech research provider, autonomous next, has released details about its latest survey into the hedge fund landscape on Bitcoin. In their report they detailed that there are at least 124 funds that are invested in crypto based assets. This...

/ October 29, 2017
Russian Cryptocurrency Regulations

At the Crypto Regulation Vanguard, Russia Looks to Bring Crypto Into Use On Its Own Terms

Just a little over two weeks ago, the crypto space held its breath as rumors swirled around regarding whether Russia would follow China’s lead in de-licensing crypto exchanges, banning ICOs, and so forth. However, in the ensuing days, a flurry...

/ October 26, 2017