BlockFi’s Interest-Bearing Accounts Appeal to Those Wanting More Money

When BlockFi began offering interest-bearing accounts earlier this month, it seemed to have struck gold. Giving people a place to securely store their bitcoin or ether is paying off for the company and crypto holders. An impressive 10,000 people have signed up for accounts. Almost all of them, roughly 90%, are retail investors. As the …

Japan Introduces Stricter Regulation for Crypto Margin Trading

Japanese regulators have reportedly approved draft amendments to the country’s financial instruments and payment services laws, introducing stricter regulations for margin trading of digital assets. A report by local news publication Nikkei Asia Review noted that the amendments will place a cap on available leverage for crypto margin trading, pegging it at two to four …

How to Get Bitcoin Without Giving Up Your Privacy – Earn It

How to get bitcoin without having to give up your personal information? The best way is probably good old fashioned work – earning it. Ways And Means We tend to like our Bitcoin decentralized, anonymous, and peer-to-peer. After all, wasn’t that sort of… the whole point? So why do most people acquire it through centralized, …

Bitcoin Accepted as Payment Option by Major US Electronics Company

Avnet has become the latest major enterprise to begin accepting payment in bitcoin and other cryptocurrency. On March 19, 2019, the company announced that it will allow customers to pay for goods and services using bitcoin and bitcoin cash. Crypto payment processor BitPay will facilitate the transactions. Founded in 1921, Avnet is one of the …

Switzerland’s Biggest Online Retailer Enables Crypto Payments

The Digitec Galaxus Group, Switzerland’s first online retail store, announced today that its two web platforms would accept payments in cryptocurrencies. It concerns the popular bitcoin, but also half a dozen other cryptocurrencies, including ether, bitcoin cash, and litecoin. Mehr Informationen zu diesem Thema findest du in unserer Medienmitteilung: https://t.co/A2RhWEFCMn — digitec (@digitec_de) March 19, …

Analyst: A Break Above 4,300 Could Create Ugly Situation for Bitcoin (BTC) Short Sellers

After breaking above the ever-so-important $4,000 level, Bitcoin has been able to maintain above this price, but BTC has not been able to garner any significant buying pressure that allows it to climb higher, which could spell trouble for the cryptocurrency. One analyst is now importantly noting that Bitcoin’s bears are ardently stopping the bulls …