Nick Marinoff

All posts by Nick Marinoff

Nick Marinoff has been covering cryptocurrency since 2014. He has served as a lead content writer and news editor for Money & Tech; a public relations writer for Game Credits, and a senior writer for both Bitcoinist and News BTC.

Yale Crypto

Yale Invests in “Paradigm” Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund

Ivy League institution Yale University is investing in Paradigm, a cryptocurrency hedge fund founded by Coinbase co-founder Fred Ehrsam, former Sequoia Capital partner Matt Huang, and Pantera Capital veteran Charles Noyes. Yale’s endowment is the second-largest in higher education and...

/ October 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Argentina Bitcoin

Argentina Will Have 30 Bitcoin ATMs by the End of the Year

A new report suggests Argentina could be getting as many as 30 cryptocurrency ATMs by the end of the year. Digital assets have become a hot subject in South America, largely thanks to growing economic problems and inflation. The peso...

/ October 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ameritrade ErisX Crypto Exchange

Brokerage Firm TD Ameritrade Invests in Crypto Exchange ErisX

Retail brokerage TD Ameritrade Holding Corp has announced it will be investing in a new cryptocurrency exchange known as ErisX to offer its clients cryptocurrency options other than bitcoin. This is further proof that cryptocurrencies are edging their way deeper...

/ October 4, 2018 / 1 Comment

Will Coinbase Become an $8 Billion Company?

Leading U.S. crypto exchange Coinbase is expected to be valued at over $8 billion following its upcoming funding round. The event is slated to bring in an additional $500 million for the popular trading platform and may be led by...

/ October 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

India Crypto Exchange ZebPay Ends Its Exchange Business

India-based cryptocurrency exchange Zebpay has announced that it is closing its exchange business. The company cites prohibition by India’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which initially enforced strict regulations against cryptocurrency-related businesses back in April. A Little...

/ October 2, 2018 / 0 Comments
My Big Coin

Federal Judge Rules Cryptocurrency MBC is a Commodity in Case Against My Big Coin

A federal judge has ruled that MBC is the latest cryptocurrency to be classified as a commodity. In a recent case against My Big Coin Pay Inc, the company issuing the currency, U.S. District Judge Rya Zobel has decided that...

/ September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Chooses Hong Kong for Its IPO

Chinese mining giant Bitmain is making headlines after announcing that it has chosen Hong Kong as the lucky city to host its upcoming IPO. Some History on the King of Miners Bitmain has often been the focus of controversy due...

/ September 27, 2018 / 0 Comments
Google Crypto Ban Lifting

Google Eases Up on Its Crypto Ad Ban for Regulated Exchanges in US & Japan

After what can only be deemed a semi-negative attitude towards initial coin offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency, search giant Google has announced that it is easing its ban on cryptocurrency ads and allowing certain material to go up in both the...

/ September 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin ETFs

Bold Bitcoin Predictions: Is Bitcoin About to Be Bigger Than Ever?

The father of cryptocurrency is still trading for over $6,600, which is where it’s been since the weekend. The currency is managing to retain its ground despite a few ups and downs in the market. ETFs are Coming ... One...

/ September 25, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ripple XRP Guide

What Caused the Ripple (XRP) Price Surge? Announcement of xRapid’s Release

Ripple’s XRP is doing better than ever and continues to make waves in the cryptocurrency industry. After a week of trading in the low $0.20 range, the currency’s market cap briefly exceeded that of Ethereum, while its price jumped up...

/ September 24, 2018 / 0 Comments