Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency

Elon Musk’s crypto tweets have ‘destroyed lives,’ says video purportedly from Anonymous

Elon Musk has “destroyed lives” through irresponsible tweets that have recently roiled cryptocurrency markets, a group claiming to represent the hacker collective Anonymous said in a weekend video. The nearly four-minute video, posted Saturday, attacked the Tesla Inc. TSLA, 1.32% chief executive for being “another narcissistic rich ...Read More

Here’s how an accused crypto fraudster known as the ‘CryptoQueen’ allegedly started a $4 billion Ponzi scheme and went on the run with 230,000 bitcoin

On June 11, 2016, Ruja Ignatova walked onto the stage at The SSE Arena in London to hundreds of cheering fans as pyrotechnics went off and “Girl is on Fire” by Alicia Keys played in the background. The self-proclaimed “CryptoQueen” had arrived, and everyone ...Read More

If the SEC doesn’t regulate crypto assets, a new shadow finance industry could emerge

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is dragging its feet in deciding whether it should approve the listing of a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposed by VanEck Associates Group. While it is good to be cautious, speed and political decisiveness are equally important. Otherwise we risk ...Read More