The Big Q: Will Bitcoin End this Year at $10,000? - Live Trading News / Today 5:20pm / The Big Q: Will Bitcoin End this Year at $10,000? $BTCUSD Hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz, 52 anni, is starting a $500-M fund to invest in cryptocurrencies, and he says the Bitcoin rally still has legs. After surging more than 7X since December 2016, the largest digital currency will end the year at $10,000 from …

$31 Million Tether Hack Linked to Previous Bitcoin Exchange Thefts / Today 4:45pm / A wallet associated with this week’s $31 million Tether hack has been linked to previous bitcoin exchange thefts numbering in the tens of thousands of bitcoins.

Bitcoin rebounds to another record after $41 million hack of crypto peer tether / Today 4:44pm / Bitcoin has hit a new record high, shrugging off earlier losses posted after the theft of a cryptocurrency peer renewed concern about the security of digital coins.

Crypto Today: Bitcoin turns negative on day on profit taking / Today 4:37pm / The BTC/USD pair fluctuated in a $600 range on Tuesday. Following a drop below the critical $8000 handle in the early European session, the pair rever

AdEx partners with INK to bring blockchain into the advertising space - NEWSBTC / Today 4:26pm / The Ad space is about to get a major boost. AdEx is championing this cause by leveraging the blockchain technology and smart contracts.

Bitcoin bounces back from hack-induced weakness to notch another record / Today 4:21pm / A $31 million theft from a cryptocurrency peer wasn’t enough to keep bitcoin down Tuesday, as it rebounded from early weakness to trade above $8,300 and notch the latest in a string of all-time highs.

Executive Round-Up: Jack Ma And Patrick Byrne Discuss Bitcoin, Blockchain / Today 4:06pm / Recently, two high-profile executives, Alibaba Group’s Jack Ma and’s Patrick Byrne, have publicly discussed their perspectives on bitcoin and blockchain technology. Ma came off as lukewarm toward the former and optimistic about the latter, while Byrne appears enthusiastic across the board.

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne – It’s About Time The World Switches to Real Money Either Bitcoin or Gold / Today 3:15pm / The Overstock CEO evangelized Bitcoin on Fox Business’s Mornings With Maria, claiming money has to be backed by something whether it will be Gold or Bitcoin. Watch the latest video at CEO Patrick Byrne explained yesterday why he’s optimistic about Bitcoin, during an appearance on FOX Business’ Mornings with Maria. With hosts keen to point out Bitcoin’s monumental rise as a potential bubble, Byrne instead identified the US dollar as an equally dubious store Read More

Bitcoin update: Cracks below the MA on the 5- minute and runs lower / Today 3:03pm / Sellers below Intraday moving averages In an earlier post, I talked of the support the 100 and 200 bar MAs on the 5-minute chart were holding and giving a bullish bias. Stay above, more bullish. Move below more bearish. By Greg Michalowski

Blockchain Data Links Tether 'Attack' to 2015 Exchange Hack / Today 3:00pm / The individual or group behind the alleged Tether attack may have been involved in a previous well-known hack in the bitcoin space.

JPMorgan reportedly getting into bitcoin futures trading even though Dimon believes it is a fraud / Today 2:54pm / JPMorgan is looking at allowing its clients to trade bitcoin futures, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

KYC.Legal Founder: ‘We are Creating a Global Universal Personal Identification Alternative’ / Today 2:45pm / Daniil Rausov, the founder of KYC.Legal, sits down with Bitcoinist to discuss his company’s unique service, the similarities between its business model and Uber, and the client verification procedures designed to make life easier for all market participants. Bitcoinist: For starters, tell us about KYC.Legal? What makes this a unique product on the market? How is it convenient for the client? DR: In short, this is a simple and quick way to complete client identification Read More

Bitcoin To $10,000 In 6 Weeks? Easy, Novogratz Tells Bloomberg / Today 2:00pm / Serial investor Mike Novogratz is this week’s championer of Bitcoin, predicting $10,000 by December 31 as prices hit new all-time highs today. Novogratz: ‘Amazing Technology’ of Bitcoin Puts It Ahead of Gold Speaking on Bloomberg TV, Novogratz, who has been bullish on Bitcoin throughout the year, said Bitcoin would yet hit the magic number before the new year, and also predicted $500 per coin for Ether (ETH) within the same period. “…Gold has value solely Read More

Jim Rogers Smells a Bitcoin Bubble / Today 1:52pm / Famous investor guru Jim Rogers suggests that he ‘smells’ a bubble in Bitcoin, while admitting he isn’t quite sure what it is.

Maybe Bitcoin Isn’t Untouchable at J.P. Morgan After All / Today 1:45pm / J.P. Morgan weighs helping clients trade bitcoin futures, despite CEO Jamie Dimon’s criticism of the cryptocurrency.

Toxic Tether triggers today's Bitcoin tumble / Today 1:44pm / Tether has claimed that a hacker snatched nearly $31 million on November 19, 2017, a fact that sent Bitcoin's price tumbling down to $$7,818.50 from a high of $8,261.

Bitcoin Price Hits ATH Near $8,400; Market Ready to Make its Next Move? / Today 1:16pm / Since November 20, the bitcoin price has increased from $7,700 to $8,315, stabilizing in the $8,200 region. Analysts expect bitcoin to initiate new rallies.

Bitcoin rebounds to all-time high, shrugs off cryptocurrency hack / Today 1:15pm / Bitcoin prices recovered to reach a record high on Tuesday as investors in the space shrugged off news that another cryptocurrency was hacked.

Cryptocurrencies Are at Greater Risk of Being Hacked / Today 12:37pm / Virtual currencies such as Bitcoin are a popular target for hackers since the trail goes cold easily and cyber security criminals can digitally erase their footprint.

Bitcoin Hits All-Time Highs As Banks Hail Blockchain Equity ‘100% Success’ / Today 12:07pm / Bitcoin and Blockchain have made new advances today as prices hit $8,350