White House Advisory Says Cryptocurrencies Used for Fentanyl Purchases

by coindesk 08/22/2019

The White House advisories state "convertible virtual currencies," particularly bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, and monero, are actively being used on dark net markets.



Gainers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Ethereum Classic
Ethereum Classic$6.08784

%9.31739

Verge
Verge$0.00532

%2.40452

Santiment Network Token
Santiment Network Token$0.52996

%2.38341

Ravencoin
Ravencoin$0.03456

%1.92544

Matic Network
Matic Network$0.01584

%1.83438

Bytecoin
Bytecoin$0.00062

%1.73495

Dent
Dent$0.00047

%1.29536

MaidSafeCoin
MaidSafeCoin$0.16824

%0.783901


Updated: 08/22/2019

Losers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
QuarkChain
QuarkChain$0.01447

%-9.68829

Augur
Augur$10.2914

%-7.41093

Ren
Ren$0.09219

%-7.13928

WAX
WAX$0.05308

%-6.47769

Decentraland
Decentraland$0.03469

%-6.34607

Algorand
Algorand$0.61351

%-6.17566

Waltonchain
Waltonchain$1.41672

%-5.81566

Chainlink
Chainlink$2.36120

%-5.43276


Updated: 08/22/2019

via coindesk08/22/2019

Crypto Futures Exchange Deribit Launching Bulk Derivatives Trading

Deribit is teaming with institutional traders' messaging service Paradigm to facilitate block trades of bitcoin and ether derivatives.


via cointelegraph08/22/2019

Two Thieves Caught on Tape Stealing Bitcoin ATM in the US

In a mall located in Washington DC, two alleged thieves have been reportedly filmed by security cameras as they stole a Bitcoin ATM.

via bitcoinist08/22/2019

‘Foolish’: Crypto Fund CEO Warns Against Bitcoin Maximalism Narrative

Cryptocurrency politics is focusing on Bitcoin at the expense of altcoins, but a flip could occur any time, an industry investor has warned. Simpson: Don’t Pin All Your Hopes on Bitcoin That was the conclusion from Arianna Simpson, founder and CEO of crypto and blockchain-focused investment fund Autonomous Partners. In a discussion on social media August 22, Simpson said sentiment favored Bitcoin over altcoins now, but that status quo has changed multiple times and could