Recap | Bitcoin rallies to $12,300 on Argentinian exchange after unexpected Macri election result | Researcher: Craig Wright refusing to move his coins in 2016 should have been a major red flag
BTC 📉 $10,889 (-4.36%) / ETH 📉 $208 (-1.06%) / XRP 📉 $0.29 (-1.34%)
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The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is ramping up its efforts to combat crypto fraud. The Commission filed an emergency legal action against the owner of Veritaseum, Reggie Middleton, whose ICO raised almost $15 million—obliterating the price of VERI.
Nic Carter, a partner at Castle Island Ventures and co-founder of Coin Metrics, created a matrix chart for some of the crypto-sphere’s most talked about innovations.
The ICON Foundation has announced it will be giving away 3 million ICX tokens to participants in its upcoming election.
Bitcoin skyrocketed to a $900 premium above Coinbase on Argentinian cryptocurrency exchange Buenbit Monday, the massive spike coming directly after the announcement of a primary election loss by President Macri and the nation’s stocks, bonds, and currency had been sent plummeting in one of the biggest intraday slides on record.
In recent months, due to intensifying currency wars and rising geopolitical risks, high-profile investors in the likes of Michael Novogratz and Travis Kling have emphasized the importance of bitcoin as a potential safe-haven asset in the midst of global market turmoil.
Newly published court documents showed Craig Wright refused to move his alleged Bitcoin holdings during his 2016 London proofing session, even after his associate Robert MacGregor repeatedly asked him to do so.
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