Bitcoin Price Could Hit $15,000 This Year

Christopher Matta, Goldman Sachs

According to my estimates, the recent tx spam on the ETH network cost up to ~$15m USD

Vitalik Buterin


Experiments held by International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the area of blockchain will be used as a base for formation of crypto industry regulation’s vector, reports Cointelegraph referring to IMF Deputy General Counsel Ross Leckow.

IMF’s Researches May Be Used For Crypto Market Regulations

According to Mike Novograz, Bitcoin will reach new highs when institutional investors come to the market in the first half of 2019.

Institutional Investors Will Help Bitcoin To Rise In 2019

The new added dollar backed tokens are trading in pairs with Bitcoin and USDT even though the USDT price went down this morning and reached $0,92. Theoretically it should always remain the same – $1.

Tether is over? OKEx listed four stablecoins

Jimmy Song has been criticizing all the crypto projects recently except Bitcoin. Earlier, he said some bad things to say about Bitcoin Cash and its founder Roger Ver. EOS got a lot of negative feedback as well and was called a scam. Song believes that young developers should avoid working on it.

Jimmy Song: EOS is a scam. Don’t waste your time

Vitalik Buterin took part in discussing “crypto law”, too. Ethereum founder replied to Twitter’s Cryptoecongames who claimed that cryptocurrencies “should’ve left “law out of it” & stayed a-legal”.

Vitalik Buterin: I Regret That Ethereum Adopted The Term “Smart Contracts”

Experts of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network identified global threats to the payment system. One of the risk factors they consider “malicious” actions of Iran residents.

Tehran Circumvents US Sanctions Using Cryptocurrency

This week, a lot of negative news about popular cryptocurrency exchanges was reported. Crypto exchanges’ representatives lose clients and the regulators impose sanctions against them.

Will Crypto Exchanges Withstand Restrictions?

Bitcoin’s developer talked about the current state of the cryptomarket and Bitcoin Cash in particular in his recent interview. Song told about Roger Ver, centralization and his own attitude towards bitcoin fork.

Jimmy Song: Bitcoin Cash Has No Real Value

Many of cryptocommunity’s participants have noticed that the rate of the first cryptocurrency has been higher on Bitfinex than on many other exchanges.

Bitcoin Rate Is Higher On Bitfinex Than On Other Exchanges

Integration of solutions based on distributed ledger technology (DLT) into the existing infrastructure of companies has proved to be more difficult in practice than it was expected.

Blockchain Implementation At The Corporate Level Turned Out More Difficult Than Expected