$50 Million Gone? South African Police Probe Suspected Bitcoin Ponzi

As much as $50 million may have been lost by an international group of investors after putting their money into a bitcoin investment group called BTC Global. Read more »

Coinbase Hit by Lawsuit Over Alleged Insider Trading

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has been hit by a class action lawsuit over alleged insider trading during its launch of bitcoin cash. Read more »

Brazil Regulators Move to Block Bitcoin Mining Investments

Brazil's Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) has moved to suspend the offer of securities related to a local bitcoin mining operation. Read more »

Jihan Wu to Talk Central Bank Crypto at DC Summit

Sparks, meet lighter fluid. Read more »

Bitcoin Eyes $10K After High Volume Drop

Bitcoin is looking increasingly heavy and could test the $10,000 mark in the next 24 hours, according to the technical charts. Read more »

New Jersey Issues Cease-and-Desist to ICO Endorsed by Steven Seagal

The U.S. state of New Jersey has issued a cease-and-desist order to an initial coin offering (ICO) endorsed by film actor Steven Seagal. Read more »

GE’s Transport Arm Joins Blockchain Consortium

General Electric has joined a blockchain consortium through its transportation division. Read more »

Bitcoin’s Dip Below $11K Puts Bulls on Shaky Ground

Having failed to scale a major resistance level on Monday, bitcoin (BTC) fell below the $11,000 mark soon before press time. Read more »

SEC Chair Says ‘We Are Watching’ As Companies Launch ICOs

Jay Clayton, the chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, has issued new remarks about the regulatory risks of launching an initial coin offering (ICO). Read more »

$10K Again for Bitcoin, But Other Cryptos Outperform

The crypto markets continued to mount a recovery this week, brushing aside fears of a possible lull ahead of the Chinese New Year holiday. Read more »