Nine NFTs CryptoPunks tied to tiny pixelated portraits will be auctioned by Christie's. The auction house previously sold the Beeple art piece for $69 million.
Robinhood reported that 9.5 million users traded cryptocurrency through its app in Q1. This is almost 5 fold more than in the IV quarter of 2020.
PayPal co-founder, billionaire and investor Peter Thiel speculated that bitcoin could become a financial weapon in the hands of China, which uses digital currency to topple the dominant status of the US dollar on the global stage.
Bitcoin mining in China is so carbon-intensive that it threatens the national goal of reducing environmental emissions, a new study supposes.
The market valuation of all issued bitcoins overtopped $1.1 trillion, and the capitalization of the entire cryptocurrency market reached an all-time high, exceeding $2 trillion.
So far, 2021 has been an epic year for blockchain and digital assets. The first quarter of the year has gone by, we have been seeing great strides in global blockchain and digital assets space. With traditional institutions like PayPal, Tesla, Visa, Greyscale, MicroStrategy and renowned investment banks stepping in, BTC, DeFi and NFT have continued to gain attention and support from the mainstream society.
Leading US-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase will have its initial listing on Nasdaq. The IPO will take place on April 14.
After incredible excitement, investor craze for NFT tokens began to wane. Marketplace sales of non-fungible tokens plummeted.
M&A transactions in the cryptocurrency market reached $1.1 billion in 2020. According to PWC forecasts, 2021 will be able to surpass last year both in value and number of M&A deals.
Institutional investors continue to enter the cryptocurrency market, according to a new report from analyst firm CoinMetrics. The first three months of 2021 were also marked by a staggering rise of DeFi tokens.
Billionaire Oystein Stray Spetalen called bitcoin a "nonsense currency", and nine days later reportedly bought a bulk of cryptocurrency and became a shareholder of Norway's largest cryptocurrency exchange.
The US IT giant unveiled ION, an open-source decentralized identity solution that runs on the bitcoin blockchain.
During the Series C funding round, crypto wallet service operator Blockchain.com raised $300 million from a group of private investors. The company's overall valuation rose to $5.2 billion.
The 5th edition of CC Forum Middle East «Investment in Sustainable Development» will be held in Dubai
The 5th edition of CC Forum Middle East «Investment in Sustainable Development» will be held in person in Dubai at Marriott Marquis Hotel on 31st March- 1st April 2021.
Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk said the electric car maker is now accepting bitcoins as a payment method.
Recently, news of Bitcoin's has been frequently reported. It reached its highest point of US$57,822.08 on February 21, 2021, which is an increase of US$49,279.28, or 576.85%, from the US$8542.8 when it was halved on May 12, 2020.