Calling the cryptocurrency trading business ripe with fraud and manipulation, cryptocurrency data and indices provider CryptoCompare has begun rating the reliability of exchanges.
An MIT professor’s June 6 warning about some of blockchain’s vulnerabilities came too late for margin lenders on U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex, who lost nearly $14.4 million in bitcoin to a flash crash early last week.
Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance plans to launch a stablecoin within two months, in an apparent challenge to the dominance of scandal-plagued Tether.
In an attempt to gain regulatory approval for a Bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF), Bitwise Asset Management attacked the accuracy of data listed on cryptocurrency tracking site CoinMarketCap.com. The claim came in a study filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and made public on March 21.