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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.


Blockfi

BlockFi Launches Crypto Compound Interest Accounts for Ethereum & Bitcoin Holders

By and large, 2018's downturn in the cryptocurrency market has been a time of loss, even for the most intelligent and experienced...

/ March 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Winter

Crypto Winter Hits Israeli Blockchain Firm: Laying off Staff after $21Million Raise

It has become abundantly apparent that the Bitcoin price crash-induced crypto winter hasn’t managed to seduce bears. The crash in the broader...

/ March 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
Deletecoinbase

Delete Coinbase Movement: Firm’s Analytics Partners Sold Data, Reveals Crypto Exec

Game-breaking innovations and the ecosystem that surrounds them aren't without controversy. Crypto and blockchain technologies are no different. In recent weeks, cryptocurrency...

/ March 4, 2019 / 0 Comments
QuadrigaCX

Has this Crypto Researcher Found $100 Million in Lost QuadrigaCX Funds?

The bind that QuadrigaCX, once one of Canada's largest Bitcoin exchanges, has found itself in has rattled the crypto industry for weeks...

/ March 1, 2019 / 2 Comments
Bitcoin Technology

Watch Out! Bitcoin & Crypto Could (Eventually) Pose A Threat To Visa

Since Bitcoin (BTC) was thrust into this world, its most fervent advocates understood that it was created to be a digital alternative...

/ February 28, 2019 / 0 Comments
JP Morgan Cryptocurrency

Abra CEO: JP Morgan’s Crypto “Complete Waste of Time”

Anyone, anywhere, and at any time can run Bitcoin — Satoshi Nakamoto made sure that this was the case. But since Nakamoto...

/ February 27, 2019 / 0 Comments
Warren Buffett Profile

Billionaire Buffett Bashes Bitcoin Again: Claims Crypto Is For Charlatans

Since Bitcoin (BTC) garnered some semblance of traction on the global stage of finance, a majority of the conservative incumbents of legacy...

/ February 26, 2019 / 2 Comments
Bitcoin Price ETFs

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee: Bitcoin Doesn’t Need An ETF to End 2019 Dramatically Higher

While markets conditions have varied drastically month-to-month, the discussion pertaining to Bitcoin-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) is as apparent as ever. Many argue...

/ February 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
CME Futures

CME Bitcoin Futures See Biggest Day Ever: Even in Midst of Bear Market

It isn't a secret that 2018's Bitcoin price crash deterred an array of investors. Bitcoin.info, a leading cryptocurrency analytics provider, has statistics that...

/ February 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
University of Michigan

Crypto Institutional Herd: University Of Michigan Looks To Bolster Blockchain Investment

Mike Novogratz, the chief executive of blockchain startup Galaxy Digital, recently remarked that institutions are "slow to move" when it comes to...

/ February 21, 2019 / 0 Comments