The amount of payments in Bitcoin on illegal sites can reach $ 1 billion

Analysts at Chainalysis reported that the volume of payments in Bitcoin to buy illegal goods on a darknet this year could reach a record high and exceed $ 1 billion.…

In Russia officially allowed to hold ICO

Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev said that it is planned to develop regulatory standards for conducting primary token offers (ICO) in the Russian Federation. “No one is going to…

Shares of the GBTC fund Grayscale Investments company since February rose by more than 300%

Shares of the GBTC cryptocurrency fund, the investment product of Grayscale Investments, rose more than 300% against the low, which was fixed on February 6 of the current year. During…

The use of cryptocurrency in Russia for payments will be prohibited

Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev on the sidelines of the HSE conference “Formation and Development of the Russian National Currency” said that settlements in cryptocurrencies in Russia would be banned.…

The first blockchain company entered the listing of the Deutsche Börse managed Xetra exchange

Advanced Blockchain AG was the first blockchain-listed company on the German digital stock exchange Xetra, managed by Deutsche Börse. According to DGap, the fully electronic trading system Xetra was created…

FATF recommendations on cryptocurrency regulation received G20 support

The Big Twenty (G20) supported the recently released FATF recommendations for regulating the cryptocurrency industry. Relevant recommendations, the final version of which appearedOn June 21, they introduce a clause requiring…

investments in BTC were profitable 98% of the days since its inception

Good news for “hodler”: Bitcoin has been a profitable investment 98.2% of the days since its inception. Meanwhile, BTC entered a “hidden phase” of a “bullish” market, according to another…

Chinese companies consider blockchain a “strategic weapon”

According to the report of the audit and consulting company Deloitte, 73% of Chinese enterprises consider blockchains to be one of the five most important strategic directions of development. According…

In block 583 139, a chain of 25 transactions at BTC in the amount of $ 6 billion passed

The chain of large transactions in bitcoins was included in one block. All of them were committed by one user. Account Twitter Bitcoin Block Bot, informing about significant transactions in…

“The development of fintech will worsen the financial situation of banks”

Vasily Pozdyshev, Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia, noted that a turning point in the development of financial technologies has now arrived. Pozdyshev noted that the introduction of financial…