EY Blockchain Whiz Quits Crypto, Says Adoption Not in Bitcoin’s Forecast

EY Blockchain Whiz Quits Crypto, Says Adoption Not in Bitcoin’s ForecastBy CCN: The ruthless bitcoin bear market of 2018 has claimed numerous victims, including many crypto startups and executives. The latest is former EY blockchain leader Angus Champion de Crespigny, who’s leaving the industry. Champion de Crespigny made the revelation on Twitter, where he insists

Rothschild-Linked Oil Tycoon Makes Waves in Bitcoin Mining Pool

Rothschild-Linked Oil Tycoon Makes Waves in Bitcoin Mining PoolBy CCN: A big shakeup at Argo Blockchain, the beleaguered bitcoin mining company that owns Argo Mining, has revealed that a Rothschild-linked London oil tycoon with a shadowy past just did the cannonball dive into the deep end of the crypto mining pool. As if you needed

British Virgin Islands Bolsters Emergency Plan with Crypto Wallet

British Virgin Islands Bolsters Emergency Plan with Crypto WalletBy CCN: An official announcement from the British Virgin Islands says that the island protectorate has entered a partnership with a blockchain company. The company, LifeLabs, makes a wallet and has a token called LIFE on the Ethereum blockchain. The wallet supports Ethereum, Bitcoin, and the firm’s

Shocking! Crypto Skyrockets 3,700%, Exposing Flawed Trading Data

Shocking! Crypto Skyrockets 3,700%, Exposing Flawed Trading DataBy CCN: Stealth (XST) is a coin that is listed as part of three pairs on two exchanges. One exchange is the venerable Bittrex, one of the few known to be not faking its volume, and another is one of which we’ve never heard. Yesterday, we noticed that

World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange Wants to Help Rebuild Notre Dame

World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange Wants to Help Rebuild Notre DameBy CCN: Binance, the world’s largest bitcoin exchange, is stepping up efforts in the crypto community to help rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. The iconic 900-year-old Catholic church literally went up in flames after being destroyed by a massive fire. Authorities are still investigating

Crypto Exchange Kraken Takes a Cue from Binance, Delists Bitcoin SV

Crypto Exchange Kraken Takes a Cue from Binance, Delists Bitcoin SVBy CCN: Add Jesse Powell to the chorus of crypto exchange CEOS who are done with Craig Wright’s games. San Francisco-based crypto exchange Kraken has announced that it will be delisting Bitcoin SV (BSV), following in the trend-setting footsteps of Binance and later ShapeShift. Kraken

$1 Billion Crypto Hedge Fund Crashed 40% – But Still Beat Bitcoin

$1 Billion Crypto Hedge Fund Crashed 40% – But Still Beat BitcoinCrypto hedge fund traders were not immune to bitcoin’s downright frigid bear market. Just look at Polychain Capital, whose assets under management (AUM) fell to $591.5 million at year-end 2018, according to a regulatory filing cited in the Wall Street Journal. Investors Stay Put