All posts by Nick Chong

Nick has been enamored with cryptocurrencies since finding out about them in 2013. He now reports on crypto- and blockchain-related news for a number of leading outlets.


Bloomberg: CFTC is Hesitant to Approve Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures

Since Bakkt, a cryptocurrency initiative backed by the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) — the New York Stock Exchange's parent company — was announced,...

/ April 19, 2019 / 1 Comment
Notre Dame

Crypto Community Rallies To Donate Bitcoin To Notre Dame After Devastating Fire

While the crypto community has been tussling over who Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto is or isn't, the world outside of this bubble...

/ April 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin SV

Crypto Law Scene Gets Even Crazier: Craig Wright Responds To Bitcoin SV Debacle

What a crazy few weeks its been for crypto law. Earlier this month the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), known for...

/ April 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Winter

Crypto Layoffs Continue: Sirin Labs Cuts Staff, Ledger May Enlist Lay Off

Over recent weeks, Bitcoin (BTC) and altcoins have embarked on a monumental recovery. Since April 1st, the asset has rallied by 25%,...

/ April 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin SV

Bitcoin SV (BSV) Debacle Sees Second Wave: Kraken, Other Platforms To Delist

While some deny it, the crypto ecosystem is a controversial place. The paradigm-shifting potential of blockchain technologies is often misinterpreted by different...

/ April 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

Insiders: Ethereum Development Consortium ConsenSys Seeking $200M

2018's Bitcoin bear market hasn't been kind to industry startups. Save for a few exceptions in Binance and BitMEX, crypto companies got...

/ April 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Pension Fund

Institutions to Bring Bitcoin to New Heights: 94% Of Endowments Already in Crypto

The institutional narrative has become an integral part of the crypto industry's story in recent years. As Bitcoin (BTC) collapsed last year,...

/ April 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Bitcoin Diehard Tim Draper Looks To Invest In Facebook’s Crypto Project

As the Bitcoin bear ran its course over 2018 and early-2019, Facebook began to quietly bolster its efforts in the blockchain and...

/ April 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Coinbase Card

Coinbase Launches Crypto-Powered Visa Debit Card In The UK

Whether you like Coinbase or not, there's no denying that the prominent crypto company has been putting its nose to the grindstone...

/ April 11, 2019 / 2 Comments

Youtube Creator PewDiePie To Expose Millions To Blockchain With New Sponsorship

Adoption comes in many shapes and forms. Fidelity Investments is actively exposing thousands of institutional investors to crypto assets through its offering....

/ April 10, 2019 / 1 Comment