Dutch Authorities Shut Down Bestmixer

The Dutch Financial Intelligence and Investigation Service (FIOD) has shut down cryptomixing site Bestmixer.io.According to local media, Dutch authorities moved to shut down the site on May 22, 2019, as part of a joint...

Bitcoin Price | Brian Kelly Tells CNBC Watch for Rising Price

Bitcoin enthusiast and crypto fund manager Brian Kelly has told CNBC that Bitcoin price could rise further in the coming months. His prediction isn’t unfounded; there is an impending supply cut on the horizon and...

Israeli Court Rules Bitcoin Is an Asset in Feud Over Tax Payment

An Israeli court has ruled that bitcoin is an asset and not a currency, and thus subject to capital gains tax (CGT). The...

Bitcoin Remains On the Defensive With Price Below $8K

View BTC has traded in a narrowing price range over the last 48 hours, aborting the immediate bullish view put forward by Sunday’s...

Australian Government Employee Charged With Mining Crypto at Work

A 33-year-old Australian government employee has been charged after he was caught mining cryptocurrency at work. In a media release Tuesday, the Australian...

Police Arrest Dutch Cryptocurrency CEO in Rumored $25 Million Fraud Case

Disclaimer. This article has been updated to change the amount involved in the fraud case, as it was misreported in an English version of a Dutch article on the subject.Dutch police have arrested a...

Russia Delays Adoption of Crypto Regulation Due to FATF Order to Legislate Bitcoin

Russia has postponed the adoption of crypto legislation due to a requirement from the Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering (FATF), local news agency TASS reports on May 21.According to the report,...

Bitcoin SV Soars 80% | Wright Files “Proof” That He’s Nakamoto

The top ten cryptocurrencies are all in green boasting moderate gains. For example, Ethereum is up 2% and Bitcoin Cash up 4.38%. Leading coin by market value, Bitcoin, is 1.75% in the green, nearing...

IRS Commissioner Makes Crypto Tax Clarity a Priority

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is planning to overhaul its methods for determining the federal taxes due on cryptocurrency payments to improve clarity for taxpayers.The decision stems from the recent attempt by Minnesota...

NYSE Arca Files Proposed Rule Change with SEC for Bitcoin-, T-Bills-Backed Investment Trust

NYSE Arca has filed a proposed rule change with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an application to list shares in a bitcoin (BTC) investment trust that would be backed...