Bitcoin Breaks $8,000, Extends Two-Week Winning Streak

Bitcoin climbed above $8,000, extending its longest winning streak since 2013 and giving fresh momentum to a cryptocurrency market that crashed only last year. Just hours after leaping 25% on Monday with no apparent explanation, the largest digital token added as much as 5.9% on Tuesday. That helped push the crypto universe’s total market value […]

SEC Guidance Sparks Fear and Loathing in Crypto Industry

When the Securities and Exchange Commission this week issued guidelines for cryptocurrency companies that want to sell digital tokens, many in the industry praised the SEC for new regulatory clarity, but also privately seethed the agency had gone too far. “This feels like an overt declaration of war on cryptocurrencies,” said a senior lawyer who […]