|Day's Range||0.292 - 0.301|
|52 Week Range||0.2271 - 0.5605|
|Volume (24hr) All Currencies||1.73B|
In a conversation, with Yahoo Finance, Adena Friedman, Nasdaq CEO, discusses cryptocurrencies and blockchain.
In a conversation with Yahoo Finance, CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert discusses bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and regulation. He announces that the agency considers ether a commodity that falls under its jurisdiction.
In a conversation with Yahoo Finance, Heath Tarbert, chair of the CFTC, discusses changes to Volcker Rule.
In a conversation with Yahoo Finance, Heath Tarbert, chair of the CFTC, discusses whether regulation could be stifling. The agency needs to take our time and get regulation right, he noted.
In a conversation with Yahoo Finance, Heath Tarbert, chair of the CFTC, discusses the agency's role in regulating cryptocurrencies, including Libra. If it's not a security, it's a commodity, he says.
In a conversation with Yahoo Finance, Heath Tarbert, chair of the CFTC, discusses forked assets. Similar assets should be treated similarly, he says.
Bitcoin is rallying today after the cryptocurrency saw its first week in months, dipping below $8,000. Founder of Future\Perfect Ventures Jalak Jobanputra joins Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Anjalee Khemlani, and Scott Gamm to discuss.
Stocks end lower as impeachment inquiry and trade concerns rattle the market. Yahoo Finance's Myles Udland, Brian Cheung and Jared Blikre discuss how these impact the market on The Final Round.
Ripple sold $66.2 million of XRP in Q3 2019, an amount that is 74% lower than the $251.5 million that the company sold in Q2, which was a record quarterly sale. The post Ripple sales of XRP decreased 74% to $66.2 million in Q3; Ripple claims of "FUD" increased significantly appeared first on The Block.
Brad Garlinghouse, chief executive officer of blockchain payments firm Ripple, has said that the company signs more than 30 deals per quarter with financial institutions.The post Ripple CEO claims to sign over 30 deals a quarter with financial institutions for blockchain payments appeared first on The Block.
The Facebook executive behind the Libra blockchain project says its developers are designing the cryptocurrency under the assumption that it could grow large enough to present risks to the economy.
The head of Facebook's blockchain project told Yahoo Finance that the development of the Libra project will get harder but said the departure of seven founding companies has forced "no change."
A cryptocurrency exchange-traded fund (ETF) has yet to garner regulatory approval, but Grayscale Investments has gotten a green light from FINRA for a publicly-quoted security that derives its value from a basket of digital currencies. The post Grayscale gets FINRA approval for Digital Large Cap Fund appeared first on The Block.
Cryptocurrency wallet provider BRD (formerly Bread) has received a $750,000 investment from blockchain payments firm Ripple to boost the adoption of its XRP cryptocurrency.The post Ripple invests $750K in crypto wallet BRD to increase XRP usage appeared first on The Block.
Samsung Electronics America recently collaborated with fintech firm Finablr to launch a money transfer service via the Samsung Pay app. The feature is being powered by Finablr’s subsidiary Travelex.The post Samsung-Finablr deal on overseas payments does not involve Ripple or XRP appeared first on The Block.
CFTC chairman Heath Tarbert believes ether (ETH) is a commodity and falls under the jurisdiction of the CFTC—and he expects to see ether futures contracts.
London-based fintech firm Finastra has joined Ripple’s blockchain-based payments network, RippleNet, seeking faster cross-border payments.The move will allow Finastra’s customers i.e.The post Ripple, fintech firm Finastra partner for blockchain remittances appeared first on The Block.
B2C2, a cryptocurrency liquidity provider and an over-the-counter (OTC) trading firm based in London, has launched a new gold derivative product, which is priced and settled in bitcoin (BTC).The post In first, crypto market maker B2C2 launches a gold derivative, settled in bitcoin appeared first on The Block.
Ripple's XRP token has enjoyed a fruitful start to the week with a rally back above the $0.25 level of support. Prior to the rally, the digital asset had fallen to its lowest point since December 2017, with suggestions that if this level of support was to break, the value of XRP would plummet all the way back down to the $0.15 region. Interestingly, when XRP was at $0.23 in December 2017, it took less than a month for it to eclipse its all-time high of $3.28. XRP's weekly and daily candles closed in a relatively bullish posture. However, more volume is needed to sustain the bounce and drive it back towards the $0.30 level of resistance. Currently, price hasThe post XRP market cap increases by $500 million after 5% rally appeared first on Coin Rivet.
Blockchain payments provider BitPay will add support for XRP, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, by the end of this year.The post BitPay to add support for XRP later this year appeared first on The Block.
Blockchain payments firm Ripple has acqui-hired Iceland-based cryptocurrency trading firm Algrim to expand operations in Europe. Announcing the news on Monday, Ripple said Algrim will play an “integral” role in the ongoing development of its On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) product which utilizes XRP cryptocurrency for cross-border payments.The post Ripple acqui-hires Iceland-based crypto trading firm Algrim to expand in Europe appeared first on The Block.
Bitrue, a Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange focused on serving the XRP community as it supports over 50 XRP pairs, is entering into the lending market.The post XRP-focused crypto exchange Bitrue entering into lending space appeared first on The Block.
Cryptocurrencies seized by a UK police force from a criminal are to be auctioned by an Ireland-based auction house. Wilsons Auctions announced last week that the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit has appointed them to manage the auction worth £500,000 (~$621,000) of cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH) and XRP, among others.The post UK police to auction bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies worth over $600K appeared first on The Block.