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


The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is an intergovernmental organization founded to develop policies to combat money laundering and right now they are developing special standards for cryptocurrency industry. Deputy Director of the Federal Monitoring Service, Pavel Livadny, stated in his interview to Kommersant that it might happen in October.

FATF Will Present Cryptocurrency AML Standards

Goldman-backed FinTech startup Circle announced that its Poloniex crypto exchange had added support for QTUM, on Thursday, September 6.

Crypto Exchange Poloniex Lists QTUM

At press time, the leading cryptocurrency is trading at $6,340 on Bifinex – down 3 percent from the high of $6,550 hit earlier yesterday. The bulk of that loss came amid a dramatic drop over almost $100 in an hour soon before press time. After a period of strengthening bull indicators over the last three […]

Bitcoin is reaching $6000

The American startup has presented secured messenger based on blockchain platform Blockstack at Disrupt SF 2018 conference in San-Fransisco. The developers claim that their product Stealthy allows users to communicate using encrypted messages and can be a platform for all the decentralized apps.

American Startup Presents Telegram Analog on Blockchain

A decentralized prediction platform Augur sold almost all its reserves available in Ethereum at a price of $0.7 per 1 ETH immediately after the ICO in 2015. In total, the project team sold about 1 million ETH, received $700 000.

Prediction Market Augur Has Sold 1 Million ETH At $0.7 Immediately After The ICO

During the past year, Coins, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in South-East Asia, had increased its customer base from 1.5 million to more than 5 million. The exchange was able to achieve such results during the market correction.

The Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange In South-East Asia, Coins, Has Reached 5 000 000 Users

The largest cryptocurrency company Coinbase, the US is exploring the possibility of launching bitcoin-oriented exchange-traded fund, and for this purpose will introduce consultations with BlackRock.

Coinbase Is Considering Launching Bitcoin-ETF

Second largest Bitcoin mining pool – AntPool – used AsicBoost algorithm when mining Bitcoin block #540032. This is evidenced by, a resource which displays blocks mined with the help of this network robustness-damaging technology, reports TheNextWeb. Protocol optimization algorithm AsicBoost allows to find blocks 20% faster than other miners due to reduction of some […]

Mining Pool Controlled by Bitmain Quietly Activated AsicBoost

Investment company Grayscale Investments has officially announced launch of ZEN Investment Trust — it’s a fund focused only on Horizen (ZEN) cryptocurrency. A project, previously known as Zencash, changed its name to Horizen in August, keeping previous cryptocurrency ticker – ZEN – the same.

Grayscale Investments Proved Launch of an Investment Fund for ZEN Cryptocurrency

The cryptocurrency price hit its 7-days-high $4. Exchange Binance made Bitcoin Diamonds depositing and withdrawing available on September, 5th.

Why Did Bitcoin Diamond Price Grew? Its Rate Increased by 200% in 90 Minutes