Bitcoin Cash Is Now Two Blockchains – That Might Not Change Anytime Soon

by Christine Kim

Bitfury Adds Former SEC Commissioner to Advisory Board

| Anna Baydakova

Former SEC Commissioner Annette Nazareth is joining the advisory board of crypto mining firm Bitfury.

Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack

| Christine Kim

Bitcoin Cash SV's block reorganization yesterday may have been the result of a stress test, rather than an attack.

Crypto Payments Processor BitPay to Support Paxos Stablecoin

| Nikhilesh De

BitPay is integrating the Paxos Standard stablecoin into its services, allowing merchants to utilize the token to settle transactions.

UK Could Ban Some Crypto Derivatives, Says Financial Watchdog Exec

| Daniel Palmer

The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority is considering a ban on some cryptocurrency-based derivatives, a senior executive has said.

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Bitcoin Price Now On Pace to Post Worst Month in 2018

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's sell-off has accelerated and put the cryptocurrency on pace to record its worst monthly performance of the year.

Report: US Officials Are Probing Tether Role in Bitcoin Market Manipulation

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. DOJ is reportedly probing Tether and Bitfinex over whether they artificially boosted bitcoin's price using the USDT stablecoin.

OKEx Blasts ‘Defamatory’ Allegations Amid BCH Futures Settlement Furor

| Yogita Khatri

OKEx has pushed back against allegations made by a trading firm over its forced settlement of bitcoin cash futures contracts last week.

Russian ICO That Impersonated Bank Hit With Cease-and-Desist

| Yogita Khatri

North Dakota has issued a cease-and-desist against a Russia-based ICO for copying a bank's website to promote "potentially fraudulent securities."

Singapore’s Stock Exchange Clarifies Rules for Listed Firms Issuing ICOs

| Yogita Khatri

SGX has clarified the rules for publicly listed companies planning to conduct token sales.

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Bitcoin Smart Contract Startup RSK Unveils New Infrastructure Project

| Christine Kim

RSK Labs is operating under a new banner, with an emphasis on creating a range of open-source protocols for blockchain infrastructure.