bitcoin and ethereum performing better

Last week, South Korean Justice Minister Park Sang-ki said his ministry was preparing a bill that, if passed, could ban trading via cryptocurrency exchanges. His comments roiled the market and subsequently the justice ministry and other sections of South Korea’s government have

Bitcoin Proxy Stocks Fall Amid Cryptocurrency Selloff

Shares of several popular blockchain and bitcoin proxy stocks—including Riot Blockchain RIOT, LongFin Corp. LFIN, and the Bitcoin Investment Trust GBTC—fell sharply on Tuesday amid a massive selloff that wiped billions off of the global cryptocurrency market. The price of both bitcoin

Why 2018 Could Still Be Huge for Ethereum

By Gaurav S. Iyer, IFC Published : January 16, 2018 Credit: iStock.com/hwanchul Cryptocurrencies look like a wasteland this Tuesday morning, and Ethereum is no exception. ETH was down 13.18% against the U.S. dollar at the time of writing. This put the Ethereum

Bitcoin crashes towards $11,000 during ‘cryptocurrency bloodbath’

The 10 biggest cryptocurrencies by market capitalisation were falling Tuesday morning. Declining Japanese and South Korean trading volumes have been blamed for spooking the market. Cryptocurrencies surged in 2017 but have been marked by volatility this month. Nevertheless, the independent financial adviser