Crypto Lending Firms Are Crushing the Bear Market: Here’s Why

In spite of the long, slow fallout of the cryptocurrency markets, crypto lending companies are profiting. As the bear market continues to bite down on the cryptocurrency industry, nearly every corner of the market has been affected. Some reports have revealed that the vast majority of ICO-backed companies are worth a fraction of their original […]

Tax Time: What US Crypto Shops Need to Know

Clearer, more effective tax law in the US would foster the public’s comfort with cryptocurrency and in turn, encourage innovation and economic growth on our shores. Federal government shutdown notwithstanding, January 31 marks the kickoff of the U.S. tax season. For companies of all walks of industry, the first few months of the year involve cracking […]

We Asked New Yorkers What the Price of Bitcoin Will Be at the End of 2019 and Here’s What They Had to Say

2018 was a tumultuous year for bitcoin, starting the year at $13,950 coming off all-time highs close to $20K and ending the year at $3,896 down 72% for the year.  We chatted with a few Bitcoin experts to learn more about where they think Bitcoin will be at the end of 2019 and the reasons for […]

G-20: Diplomacy; Cryptocurrency; Taxes

Yet another sign that cryptocurrency has become a global force to be acknowledged: the G-20 put international cryptocurrency regulation on its agenda during its meeting in Buenos Aires a few weeks ago, aiming to “regulate crypto-assets for anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism in line with FATF [Financial Action Task Force] standards.” Part […]

Regulation, Legislation, Institutionalization: BX3 Capital’s Kyle Asman on 2019 in Crypto

What a difference a year makes. In the cryptocurrency world, that truism is such an understatement, a year might as well refer to a decade, and 2018 was no different. Over the course of the year, initial coin offerings (ICOs) went from a darling way to fund upstart businesses to a coded term for cryptocurrency […]