American Express (AXP) Is Officially Using Ripple’s xCurrent

The Vice President of American Express Colin O’Flaherty on Wednesday confirmed that the company was officially using xCurrent, a blockchain-based financial solution from Ripple Inc. O’Flaherty, who doubles as the General Manager of global commercial services UK & Russia, spoke…

Malaysian Securities Regulator Registers Three Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has registered cryptocurrency exchanges Luno Malaysia, Sinegy Technologies and Tokenize Technology, according to a press release on June 4. Crypto exchanges are reportedly required by law to register with the SC, and the recently-approved exchanges…

New cryptocurrency mining malware is spreading across Thailand and the US

With the infamous cryptocurrency mining script Coinhive now offline, you’d be forgiven for thinking crypto-jacking was a thing of the past. Sadly though, security researchers have uncovered a new malware family that’s attacking hardware to get it to secretly mine…

Bitcoin (BTC) Could Surge By 60% In The Coming Two Months, Analyst Suggests

Bitcoin (BTC) has just closed its monthly candle, touting an impressive 63% gain. This is crazy, especially considering that just a few months ago, cryptocurrency bulls were nowhere to be seen, wallowing in a bear market-induced depression. Now, however, bulls…