Tag: donald trump

Jan 26 2021

State of Crypto: Unpacking the Trump Presidency’s Crypto Legacy

Donald Trump may have been anti-crypto but his appointed regulators ushered in a largely industry-friendly regime.

Jan 20 2021

Trump Pardons Ripple Board Member Ken Kurson; Ulbricht, Snowden Not on List

Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht was not among the 143 individuals to receive clemency from the President, despite reports he was being considered.

Jan 08 2021

Donald Trump Banned From Twitter in Final Days of Presidency

Jan 08 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  donald trump news policy & regulation twitter

Twitter has banned Donald Trump's account (@realDonaldTrump) permanently just days after supporters broke into the Capitol Building, citing a review of recent tweets that the social media platform says could lead to further violence.

Dec 29 2020

3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Could Hit $30,000 by New Year Eve

Bitcoin has become a tirelessly bullish asset. The benchmark cryptocurrency logged yet another record high on Sunday, hitting $28,387 as traders/investors measured its strength against the US dollar, the global reserve currency that has plunged by more than 12 percent from its mid-March top....

Dec 16 2020

Silk Road’s Ulbricht Being Considered for Pardon by Trump: Report

President Trump might be considering a pardon for the notorious Silk Road figure.

Nov 17 2020

Bitcoin Responds To American Vote Of No Confidence In Electoral Politics

The 2020 U.S. Presidential Election swept over the nation with chaos and turmoil. The election mess, with alleged voter fraud, ballot tampering and the removal of Republican election observers challenged the notion of a fair and free election. On the Saturday after Election Day, when major news networks and the Associated Press called the...

Nov 16 2020

Trump Elect SEC Chairman Announces Early Departure, Could This Pave Way for Bitcoin ETF?

Nov 16 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton has informed that he would be concluding his term early by this year's end as opposed to his official term until June 2021. Clayton was appointed by...

Nov 06 2020

Bitcoin Futures on CME Skyrocket On US Election Day

The US Presidential election of 2020 is turning out to be quite an event as the counting of votes is still going on, as per the last update Georgia flipped in favor of Joe Biden. The US elections being such a significant event has quite...

Bitcoin Closing in On $16k: Is the Price Boost All About the Election?

This has been a big week for Bitcoin. As the world has been gripped by the nail-biting drama that is the US Presidential election, and the number of daily COVID cases in the United States continue to rise to new all-time highs, Bitcoin hasn’t been the recipient of a whole lot of main-stream coverage. Perhaps … Continued

Nov 05 2020

This Crypto CEO Became Joe Biden’s Second Largest Donor!

FTX exchange founder Sam Bankman-Fried has donated $5.2 million to Joe Biden’s 2020 US presidential campaign....

Bitcoin [BTC] Eyes $20k as the US Presidential Election Counting Nears End

The US Presidential Election 2020 is on the verge of conclusion as the final votes are being counted in. The early projections suggest former vice- president might have an advantage over the current president...

Nov 04 2020

Nov 02 2020

What does Trump/Biden Presidency mean for Bitcoin [BTC] Prices?

Nov 02 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbusd btceur btcjpy btctusd btcusd

Nothing better than the pandemic has united the people of the world. As we struggle together with the second wave of Coronavirus coupled with new lockdowns, Bitcoin has managed to soar higher to levels not seen in a couple of years. Another...

Bitcoiners Weigh In On The U.S. Presidential Election

Bitcoin is inherently apolitical, in the sense that no third party or government can influence the critical aspects of how the network functions. But politicians can influence Bitcoin tangentially, by introducing regulations that make it harder to access, implementing economic policies that drive more people toward this alternative or through other actions within their power. And decisions by individuals to leverage BTC, to...

Oct 02 2020

Bitcoin (BTC) Rests on the 100-Day MA on Trump’s Positive COVID19 Test

Quick take: It's a second consecutive tense day for Bitcoin in the crypto markets as President Trump tests positive for COVID19 The news comes less than 24 hours after the CFTC and DoJ charged Bitmex and its founders of illegally operating a derivatives exchange and violating the Bank Secrecy Act Bitcoin is currently resting on the 100-day moving average as the crypto-verse digests...

Over 32,000 Bitcoins (BTC) Withdrawn From Crypto Exchange BitMEX After CFTC Charges

Oct 02 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news bitmex btc btceur

On Thursday, October 1, the U.S. CFTC filed a complaint against crypto exchange BitMEX accusing it of illegal crypto derivative trading and money laundering. Hours later, BitMEX...

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