Altcoins sell-off as Bitcoin price drops to its ‘macro level support’ at $38K

The cryptocurrency market and wider global financial markets fell under pressure on April 26 after the hype surrounding Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter began to fade and concerns about the state of the global economy took the forefront again. Tech-related stocks were some of the hardest-hit assets on April 26 and this pullback was followed by […]

Ethereum scaling solution Optimism upgrades governance structure

The Optimism Foundation has unveiled a new governance structure and token as part of its ongoing efforts to bring scalability and cost efficiency to Ethereum (ETH), the world’s largest smart contract platform.  The “Optimism Collective” was introduced Tuesday afternoon in a lengthy post that outlined its mission and governance mandate. Described as a “large-scale experiment […]

What are the top 3 trending altcoins to buy in 2022

The Market Report with Cointelegraph is live right now. On this week’s show, Cointelegraph’s resident experts discuss the top three trending altcoins you might want to consider looking at in 2022. But first, market expert Marcel Pechman carefully examines the Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) markets. Are the current market conditions bullish or bearish? What […]

Crypto gaining trust as investment, but still lagging behind other options: Bitstamp report

Global crypto exchange Bitstamp released its Crypto Pulse survey on Tuesday and concluded that both institutional and retail investors believe that crypto will overtake many traditional investment vehicles within a decade — specifically 8 out of 10, or 80%, of institutional respondents and 54% of retail investors. The survey also polled opinions on whether crypto will […]

Can Terra blockchain sustain its growth? Research report digs deeper

Cointelegraph Research fundamentally evaluates Terra in its 50-page report to provide an in-depth analysis of its recent updates, including Columbus-5, the Bitcoin (BTC) acquisition and others. Decentralized algorithmic stablecoins, blockchain integration in real-world payments and 20% APYs on decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols — what is all of this, and is it really doing this? The […]

FalconX Tests Waters as First Full-Fledged Crypto Derivatives Dealer

Fierce volatility and other complications unique to crypto markets “could theoretically be addressed by robust margin requirements and risk management,” said Dan Awrey, a professor who teaches derivatives policy at Cornell Law School. Still, he added that “smaller firms, with fewer counterparties and exposure to highly correlated market risks, are ultimately at a higher risk […]

U.S. Charges 2 Europeans Over North Korean Crypto Conspiracy

Two individuals are charged in a federal indictment declassified Tuesday in the Southern District of New York with colluding to contravene US sanctions against North Korea by illegally providing crypto and blockchain technology services to the communist country in collaboration with US citizen Virgil Griffith. Alejandro Cao de Benos of Spain, who created a pro-Pyongyang […]

The Andy Milonakis NFT Show, EP. 20 – Goat Soup’s Dark Night Of The Soul

Tonight, on The Andy Milonakis NFT Show: It’s been a rough couple of months for the Goat Soup project. The immense star power of Andy Milonakis wasn’t enough to make it an instant success, and the NFT’s utility is taking longer than a portion of the public expected. As he usually does, Milonakis has been […]

Web3 solutions aim to make America’s real estate market more accessible

America’s housing market may soon be facing its next bubble as home prices across the country continue to be fueled by demand, speculation and lavish spending that could result in a collapse. Moreover, many homeowners are opting to stay put due to climbing mortgage rates, creating a housing shortage.  Data from the Federal National Mortgage […]

The Central African Republic reportedly passes a bill to regulate crypto use

The Central African Republic (CAR) has become the center of a hot buzz in the crypto world amid various reports of it adopting Bitcoin (BTC) quite similar to El Salvador. However, contrary to popular headlines, the African nation has not adopted BTC as a legal tender; instead, it has reportedly legalized the use of cryptocurrencies […]