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


International payment system Neteller announced that its users got access to selling and buying cryptocurrencies. As it is said in Neteller’s announcement, the users can only access operations with Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH) and Litecoin (LTC) at this stage. It is planned to add other cryptocurrency assets in the future.

Neteller Payment System Now Allows To Buy And Sell Cryptocurrencies

FISCO consortium supported by major Chinese corporations Tencent and Huawei will present “blockchain ecosystem” BCOS next month. It is focused on provision of solution for corporate distributed ledgers.

Tencent And Huawei Develop «The Killer Of Ethereum»

NEM fund set up a center in which the company’s representatives will contribute to blockchain and cryptocurrency industry development in Australia.

NEM Foundation Launches Blockchain Hub In Australia

Ernst & Young, one of the “Big four” auditors, published a report on the dynamics of token prices issued within ICOs. It turned out that 86% of these coins are traded below the listing price, and 30% have lost their value at all. At the same time, only 10 out of 372 demonstrated the reverse […]

Ernst & Young: 86% ICO-tokens Are Traded Below Starting Price

The developers of Litecoin Core client said that the commission in the main network of the “digital silver” will decrease by ten times after the release of the new version.

Fees In The Litecoin Network Will Be Decreased By Ten Times After The Implementation Of Litecoin Core 0.17

Less than two weeks ago, there were about 21.6 million tokens on the USDT wallet of the bitcoin exchange Kraken. Then it took 22nd place in the Tether Rich List. At the time of writing, the address of the platform contains 46.7 million coins, which makes it the ninth largest holder of the stablecoin.

Bitcoin Exchange Kraken Recorded A Significant Influx Of USDT

Implementation of Constantinople update – the second part of Ethereum network’s hardfork Metropolis is delayed to the beginning of 2019. The developers came to this decision during a video conference.

Ethereum’s Constantinople Hardfork To Be Carried Out In the Beginning Of 2019

Monero Network’s average transaction commission decreased by more than 90% – from $0,60 to $0,02. This became possible due to implementation of Bulletproofs protocol.

Commission in Monero Network Decreased By More Than 90%

Next summer, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will begin to publish the international rules of cryptocurrency regulation.

The FATF Will Present Regulatory Standards For Cryptocurrencies

On November 10, NEO will carry out a snapshot of user balances, each of whom will receive tokens of NEO Super fork: 1 NEO — 2 NEOX.

NEO Will Carry Out A Hard Fork