Yahoo Finance Quietly Integrates Cryptocurrency Trading Service

Yahoo Finance, the most popular financial news website in the U.S., now allows visitors to purchase and trade Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum with information on other cryptocurrencies still remaining in display only mode.

Binance Labs, Major Crypto Exchanges Back $32 Million Terra Stable Coin Project

Terra, a project designing a price-stable digital currency that will power the next-generation payment network on the blockchain, has successfully closed its seed funding round with an initial USD $32M.

Lack of Transparency Among Reasons for Possible Tightening of Cryptocurrency Regulations in EU

Finance ministers from the European Union’s 28 member states will hold an informal meeting on the challenges posed by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and the possibility of tightening regulations, Bloomberg reported August 29.

Bittrex Launches USD Markets for Cardano and Zcash

Crypto exchange Bittrex announced that on September 5 it will introduce two new USD trading pairs to its trading platform. The new markets include Cardano (ADA) and Zcash (ZEC).

Andreessen Horowitz and Polychain Capital Lead $102 million Funding Round for DFINITY “World Computer” Project

DFINITY, a Switzerland-based blockchain startup has raised $102 million in a private sale of tokens to accredited investors, in a round jointly led by Andreessen Horowitz and Polychain Capital.

Bitcoin Surges Above $7,000 to a Three-Week High

Cryptocurrencies continued to push into bullish territory on Tuesday, August 28, as Bitcoin rose to a three-week high.

Bitcoin Mining Giant Ebang Comes With New E11 And E11+ Devices, Plans for IPO

Mining equipment manufacturer Ebang International has announced release of new E11 and E11+ miners with rumors circulating that these new devices may outdo all existing alternatives in terms of performance. At least this is what  Blockstream CSO Samson Mow says.

India’s Central Bank to Research Cryptocurrencies Despite Banning Banks from Bitcoin Transactions

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has formed a new unit within the central bank to beef up its own intellectual capital in the face of emerging technologies like cryptocurrency, blockchain and artificial intelligence.

Bitcoin’s Next All-Time High Could Be Five Years Away Says Prominent Crypto VC

Despite being one of the most bullish crypto VC’s, Anthony Pompliano, founder and partner of Morgan Creek Digital Assets, cast doubt on Bitcoin’s ability to hit a new high anytime soon.

Iran is Pushing Ahead with Creating State-Backed Cryptocurrency

Iran’s plans to create a national digital currency took a significant step closer to realization after the country’s National Cyberspace Center revealed that the draft of the state-backed cryptocurrency project is now ready.

Mt. Gox Opens Claims for Creditors

According to a press release posted on the infamous Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox website, an online claim filing system has been opened allowing its creditors to begin registering claims on the funds that they lost when the exchange became insolvent in 2014.

Canada’s Largest Crypto Exchange to Expand to Europe

Coinsquare, Canada’s largest trading platform for Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies, announced its planned expansion into the European market, set for Q4 2018.