Binance CFO Talks About His ‘Exciting’ Journey in Exclusive Interview

It was the last hour of the final day at Paris Blockchain Week Summit. The charismatic Binance CFO Wei Zhao had been speaking back to back. Yet, despite the time and the fact that he must have repeated himself over and over for two solid days, he seemed undeterred. Wearing jeans and a Binance hoodie, […]

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Binance Coin Becomes First Crypto to Surpass January ’18 All-Time High

Binance Coin has had a stellar performance since the beginning of 2019. Up more than 315 percent since January 1. BNB has managed to surpass its former all-time high values from January 12th, 2018. The First to Breach Former USD ATH  As Bitcoinist reported earlier this week, Binance Coin is one of the top performing cryptocurrencies, having […]

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5th Biggest Korean Bitcoin Exchange Closes Shop

Coinnest, one of the largest Bitcoin exchanges in South Korea has announced that it will be shutting down following a litany of administrative, financial and legal issues. 5th Largest South Korean Bitcoin Exchange Closes Shop In a statement published on the company’s website on Thursday (April 18, 2019), the platform announced its decision to shut […]

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Chinese Company Lost $23 Million Allegedly Mining Cryptocurrency in Secret

A subsidiary of Chinese firm Huatie has been sold off at 10 percent of its initial value following losses from suspected secret cryptocurrency mining activities amounting to about $23 million. 90 Percent Value Plunged Probably Due to 2018 Bear Market According to Chinese crypto media outlet 8BTC, Huatie HengAn, a subsidiary of Huatie has been […]

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Want to Learn How to Trade Crypto Like a Pro? Win a Free 12-Week Course from The Rational Investor

Bitcoinist is thrilled to give away one 12-week trading course brought by The Rational Investor valued at $1195 for free!  As the cryptocurrency market has kicked off 2019 with a blast, we’re happy to do the same thing with a special giveaway! We are giving away one 12-week trading course brought by The Rational Investor […]

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BitMEX Adding More High-Performance Trading Tools

BitMEX owner HDR Global Trading has officially announced a partnership with Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT).  Trading Technologies International, Inc. provides high-performance professional trading software to clients worldwide — and its new partnership with BitMEX means that the latter’s users will now have access to improved trading tools on all BitMEX products.   Geared Towards […]

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4 Reasons Why Delisting BSV Was the ‘Right Thing to Do’ for Binance

Binance delisting Bitcoin SV (BSV) is forcing other exchanges like Kraken and Shapeshift to follow. Let’s take a look at the implications of this unprecedented move for the world’s biggest exchange.  ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ Should Have Seen It Coming Yesterday, the biggest bitcoin exchange by volume, Binance, announced it would delist Bitcoin SV (BSV) in a […]

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Facebook Goes Down as Bitcoin Continues Mining Blocks With 99.98% Uptime

Social media giant Facebook and its Instagram and Whatsapp platforms went down for a couple of hours highlighting the stability of Bitcoin and its decentralized architecture.  Facebook Goes Down Social media website Facebook went down for a few hours on April 13th according to a monitoring resource downdetector.com. Whatsapp, the popular messaging app, and Instagram, […]

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Bitmex CEO: ‘You’ll Be Able to Use Bitcoin and Purchase the S&P 500’

Bitmex CEO, Arthur Hayes, revealed that his platform wants to launch Bitcoin-backed short term bonds. He also wants to allow buying S&P 500 and Nasdaq QQQ indices with BTC, particularly by people in emerging markets. ‘You’ll Be Able to Use Bitcoin and Purchase the S&P 500’ Speaking in an interview with Luke Martin on his […]

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Uber IPO: Cryptocurrency Will Be a ‘Huge Beneficiary’

Uber Technologies Inc. expects a valuation of about USD 100 billion when listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Large IPOs such as Uber’s and others could bring spectacular benefits to the crypto industry. At the same time, business solutions allowing Uber users to pay with Bitcoin are now moving to center stage. Uber IPO: […]

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