Crypto Journal

Big updates for the Request Network (REQ)

Request Network technology was created by the Request Network foundation to set up a framework which anyone could use to develop financial solutions for their platforms. Once endorsed by the big man Ian Balina himself (take that for what you will) ...

Chinese government starts a rating index for 28 crypto coins

Previously known for flat-out banning ICO’s on its territory, many have questioned the Chinese willingness to accept cryptocurrency as a valid means of transacting and preserving value. As of late they’ve shown signs of not rejecting crypto ...

Bloomberg teams up with Michael Novogratz to create a new cryptocurrency index

Bloomberg, the biggest financial market data provider and index maker, recently announced its plans to spread its influence into the world of cryptocurrency by creating a Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index (BGCI). This index will have a simple duty: to ...

Daily Recap: UpBit Incident caused by misunderstanding while Bitcoin transaction fees are lowest since 2011

Bitcoin has dropped to its support level, one of the strongest ones. So, if you have any money left, this is a good time to buy. There are again great news across industry, even the UpBit issue in Korea seems to be just a misunderstanding. ...

German online bank uses blockchain to simplify cross-border lending

Bitcoin lending platforms have gained something of a bad name, because those who claimed to be lending, in fact, they were directly Ponzi systems. Bitbond is based in Berlin and is a licensed, fully regulated financial institution. This is ...

The impact of fake news in crypto: Alleged SEC hearing and its effect on Ethereum price

Only if you have been living inside of a bank vault for the past few weeks could you miss all the stories about US SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) and CFTC (Commodity Futures Trading Commission) preparing a meeting where they were going to ...

Roger Ver thinks BCH can reach $100k and will dominate the market, together with ETH

Ethereum (ETH) and Bitcoin Cash could soon replace Bitcoin (BTC) due to their superior technology and higher levels of adaptations. Roger Ver - who has been known as "Bitcoin Jesus" (and now is known as Bitcoin Judas) for his commitment to Bitcoin ...

Daily Recap: Bitcoin nears to “death cross” while Robinhood raised lots of money, again

We lost around $30 billion in market, in one day. You can say a lot about crypto, but you can't say it is boring! There are some rumors surfacing as to who and what caused the crash. And there is the "death cross" proximity, we are staring at it ...

Bitcoin records a sharp fall as the Mt.Gox trustee sells another batch of his bitcoins

Bitcoin prices fell to a three-week low of around $8,540 on the 11th as markets responded to a quick investigation of the South Korean exchange Upbit and a further liquidation of the Mt.Gox funds. The trustee of Mt. Gox, who was commissioned to ...

Where will Bitcoin be by the end of 2018?

Crypto has managed to stop the rot which plunged it from its all-time highs into the pit known as the bear market. Just to remind you, as a direct result of that downtrend, Bitcoin has declined by 35 percent and the second cryptocurrency on cmc’s ...