Ethereum Regains Title as Second Most Valuable Cryptocurrency Behind Bitcoin

Ripple prices fell roughly 25% Monday to $2.50, leading a broader sell-off in the cryptocurrency markets. Bitcoin values also fell roughly 7.6% to $15,000, while Ethereum prices rose slightly, 2.5% to $1,155. That pushed Ripple's market capitalization down to $98.5 billion, and lifted Ethereum's value to …
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SEC halts another stock for wacky bitcoin-related trading

The U.S. is raising concerns about potential fraud and manipulative trading in shares of companies tied to the increasingly popular cryptocurrency … have doubled since the beverage maker turned blockchain investor changed its name to include the technology underpinning currencies like Bitcoin.
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Ripple's XRP cryptocurrency is plunging

… of those lucky enough to hold massive amounts, like Ripple co-founder Chris Larsen. Ethereum, which has leap frogged XRP for the number two slot by market cap, has also fallen by 5% Monday after hitting fresh highs earlier in the day. Bitcoin, far and away the largest cryptocurrency, was down 10%.
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Bitcoin Is an Asset, Not a Currency: Israel's Central Bank

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel's central bank said on Monday it would not recognize virtual currencies such as bitcoin as actual currency and that it was … The value of a bitcoin, the biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, surged in mid-December to nearly $20,000, then dropped to less than $12,000 at …
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Bitcoin Faces Bearish Move as Prices Drop Towards $15K

Given that China is the world's capital of bitcoin mining, and accounts for more than two-thirds of the world's processing power devoted to the process of securing the network, such moves – if proved to be genuine – could bring more pressure to prices of the cryptocurrency. The technical chart also …
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