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Can a country actually ban Bitcoin?

Grayscale CEO Barry Silbert believes it’s highly unlikely that US regulators will ban Bitcoin.Silbert said...

Bitcoin stuck around $10,400 for most of Tuesday

Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $10,494 as of 20:00 UTC (4 p.m. EDT). Gaining 0.10% over...

China Is Closing In on Its Own Digital Currency

There’s no launch date yet, the People’s Bank of China is likely to be the...

What Are Bitcoin Futures and How Do They Work?

A futures contract is an agreement that obligates a trader to buy or sell an...

Bitcoin Miners Are Concerned by Bitmain’s New Rigs

Mining manufacturer Bitmain’s upcoming mining rigs, which plan to use smaller computing chips compared to...

Grayscale opens trading for Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin Trusts with $30M in assets

Grayscale has opened public trading for shares of the Grayscale Trusts for Bitcoin Cash and...

Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin trusts will now be traded publicly

Digital currency asset manager Grayscale Investments announced Monday that its Bitcoin Cash Trust and Litecoin...

Banks Are Toast but Crypto Has Lost Its Soul

A CoinDesk columnist, Frances Coppola, is a freelance writer and speaker on banking, finance and...

Ethereum Rebounds as Bitcoin Holds Steady

The price of Ethereum, the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap, has made a brief...

3 Things You Should Know Before Staking on Ethereum 2.0

“This is the biggest testnet launch that Ethereum 2.0 has seen… So we learned about...

Bitcoin Cash Faces Third Blockchain Split in Under Four Years

Bitcoin Cash might undergo a second split after proposed changes made by the Bitcoin ABC...

Bitcoin cash is the only forked cryptocurrency underperforming bitcoin in 2020

Although most alternate cryptocurrencies (or “altcoins”) have rallied over the past few months, bitcoin cash...