SEC Commissioners Hester Peirce And Robert J. Jackson Jr. Pro Crypto & Bitcoin ETF Statements

Everyone in the crypto market is awaiting the U.S. government to open the flood gates by providing regulatory clarity and laws to boost innovation. Specifically two departments within the government are holding the door shut at the moment, the SEC and CFTC. The SEC has two items its holding hostage - the Bitcoin ETF approval and clarity on if existing Securities laws apply to crypto utility tokens. The CFTC is holding hostage the approval for Bakkt to officially launch. However, it seems the tide is turning within the SEC as we got two bullish…

Continue Reading

Crypto Market Predictions for 2019 – Important Launch Dates & Events

The market is currently bottoming out, the SEC is cleaning up the market by going after exchanges and ICOs and low quality projects are getting weeded out. However, 2019 is gearing up to be a big year for Crypto! We have many launches and events scheduled that could catapult the market into a Bull Run! Below are the major launches and events that are confirmed with their respective dates and timelines as well as the sources. DX Exchange - Powered by Nasdaq technology - January 7th, 2019 (Source) Bakkt Launch - Powered by ICE,…

Continue Reading

Major Institutional Moves in Crypto – ErisX, Nasdaq, Poloniex & Voyager

On Tuesday December 4th, 2018 we got major news of multiple institutional moves in crypto. This is a great sign as it shows the growing interest and potential of this new asset class. In this bear market when weak hands have left the big money is setting up shop and filling their bags. Below is summary of each of the updates. ErisX ErisX said it has raised a total of $27.5 million from investors including Fidelity Investments, Nasdaq Ventures, Bitmain and ConsenSys. In October 2018 we got news that TD Ameritrade would be backing…

Continue Reading

Intel And Asus Are Gearing Up For Crypto Mining

Two major computer solutions companies, Intel and Asus, are getting into crypto mining. With some Bitcoin miners having to close their doors recently due to the drop in crypto prices it is very surprising that both Intel and Asus are entering the space. This goes to show that many of these folks are looking toward the future growth of the market as crypto becomes more mainstream. The 2018 bear market has been a year of progress in the build out of the infrastructure of the crypto industry. This past week Intel won a patent…

Continue Reading

Fidelity Digital Assets To List Top 5-7 Cryptos In Planned Expansion

In October 2018, Fidelity announced it would be launching an institutional cryptocurrency trading and storage platform called Fidelity Digital Assets. Fidelity is one of the five largest financial services providers in the world, maintaining some $7.2 trillion in client assets. Now it is looking to expand its crypto asset platform to include trading services for the top five to seven cryptocurrencies aside from the confirmed Bitcoin and Ethereum listings. Tom Jessop, head of Fidelity Digital Assets, spoke about the planned expansion at the Block FS conference in New York on November 29th. “I think there is…

Continue Reading

Nasdaq Stock Exchange Is Making Plans To List Bitcoin Futures in Q1 2019

According to Bloomberg, the Nasdaq Stock Exchange is reported to be moving ahead with their plans to list Bitcoin Futures starting in Q1 of 2019. This confirms the news we heard earlier in the year where the Nasdaq Exchange was thinking about this, but it seems their plans are more solidified now. It is another signal of the crypto market growth that is ahead as Bakkt will launch on January 24th, 2019, Fidelity and TD Ameritrade's ErisX will also launch in 2019 and the SEC approving a Bitcoin ETF could also take place in…

Continue Reading
Close Menu