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SEC Chairman Issues Public Statement in Support of NASAA’s ‘Cryptosweep’
Posted on Wednesday May 23, 2018

SEC Chairman Issues Public Statement in Support of NASAA’s ‘Cryptosweep’ The head of the SEC has released a statement today in support of yesterday’s ‘cryptosweep’ — a joint effort between 40 U.S. and Canadian financial regulators to curb fraud in the cryptocurrency and ICO markets. SEC’s Clayton: Public Statement  Jay Clayton, the U.S. Securities and…

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Bank of America Patents Blockchain Security Tools
Posted on Wednesday May 23, 2018

Bank of America Patents Blockchain Security Tools Bank of America has won a patent for a way to control access to certain aspects of a permissioned blockchain network, newly published documents show. The patent for a somewhat innocuously titled “system for managing security and access to resource sub-components” explains how security tokens (essentially electronic keys, distinct from…

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US: Crypto Could Pose a Problem for Candidates Seeking Security Clearances
Posted on Wednesday May 23, 2018

US: Crypto Could Pose a Problem for Candidates Seeking Security Clearances The recognition of Bitcoin as a form of foreign currency could potentially have an impact on decisions in recruiting new employees to the US Department of Defence (DoD), Bloomberg reported May 22. The Pentagon’s chief concern is whether investment in cryptocurrencies indicates criminal intent or constitutes an increased…

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Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Bearish Below $1,150
Posted on Wednesday May 23, 2018

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Bearish Below $1,150 Key Points Bitcoin cash price declined further and broke a major support at $1,150 against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line forming with resistance at $1,160 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair may perhaps continue…

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Argentinian Bank Now Using Bitcoin For Cross-Border Transactions
Posted on Wednesday May 23, 2018

Argentinian Bank Now Using Bitcoin For Cross-Border Transactions Argentinian Banco Masventas (BMV), has announced a partnership Bitex to enable clients to use Bitcoin for international payments as an alternative to SWIFT, according to a Facebook post May 21. Bitex is a blockchain-based financial services provider based in Latin America. According to BMV, the new service allows customers to…

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