Jeremy Allaire: Bitcoin to Surpass $10,000 in June Because of Facebook

Jeremy Allaire: Bitcoin to Surpass $10,000 in June Because of FacebookBy CCN Markets: Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire has made a bold prediction. He believes that the price of bitcoin will surpass $10,000 by June 21, marking the beginning of what he’s dubbed “crypto summer.” He points to Facebook’s Libra launch as the catalyst for the

Bitcoin Bull John McAfee Warns US Government: ‘I Will Bury You’

Bitcoin Bull John McAfee Warns US Government: ‘I Will Bury You’By CCN Markets: Bitcoin millionaire John McAfee — who’s a fugitive from the law for tax evasion — derisively taunted the U.S. government on Twitter. McAfee warned them to leave him alone or he will “bury” them. In a dizzying weekend Twitter rant, McAfee claimed

Bitcoin in Crosshairs as SEC & DOJ Drop Hammer on Crypto Firm Longfin

Bitcoin in Crosshairs as SEC & DOJ Drop Hammer on Crypto Firm Longfin By CCN: The “crypto” startup Longfin Corp. got spanked by both the SEC and the DOJ for fraud amid a broader regulatory crackdown on bitcoin-related financial crimes. Specifically, Longfin’s CEO, Venkata Meenavalli, is accused of inflating the company’s revenue by $66 million

Israeli Supreme Court Sides with Crypto Exchange in Bank Account Case

Israeli Supreme Court Sides with Crypto Exchange in Bank Account CaseBy CCN: Bits of Gold, Israel’s largest broker of bitcoin and Ethereum, can keep its bank account with the country’s biggest bank. That’s the decision from Israel’s Supreme Court on Monday. It overturned a district court’s earlier decision to allow Bank Leumi to close the

Bitcoin ‘Crypto-Casino’ is a Terrorist Playground: Ex-SEC Crime Czar

Bitcoin ‘Crypto-Casino’ is a Terrorist Playground: Ex-SEC Crime CzarBy CCN: Bitcoin is a worthless sham that’s only useful for facilitating crime, and the public must be warned about the full spectrum of the crypto-sphere’s sleaziness. That’s the opinion of attorney John Reed Stark, a cybersecurity expert who worked for 20 years at the SEC’s enforcement

Vinny Lingham Says Bitcoin May Blow Through $10K, Test $12K Soon

Vinny Lingham Says Bitcoin May Blow Through $10K, Test $12K SoonBy CCN: The bitcoin price is trading higher headed into the weekend and is currently hovering at $8,572, up 2.7%. After the recent spike beyond $9,000 and dramatic fall back to Earth, the market clearly is doing its best to go higher. Just ask Vinny