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india-crypto-ban-072018.jpg The Supreme Court of India has set September 11 as the final hearing date on a set of writ petitions challenging the central bank's ban on the country's commercial banks from providing services to investors in digital currencies. The apex court resumed hearing on petition by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) Friday. After hearing some arguments from IAMAI and the Reserve Bank,

rttnewspaper-july20.jpg Cryptocurrencies led by Bitcoin had a good week with gains and robust volumes. While the leader held on to gains, several altcoins lost ground as the week progressed. After opening the week on a strong note, the cryptocurrency market sustained the upward momentum that saw the top cryptocurrency Bitcoin spike on Tuesday to cross the $7,000 mark. Volumes surged in tandem.

dailycrypto-july20.jpg Bitcoin was in the green Friday morning, holding above $7,400, while several altcoins including Ethereum were declining. Overall cryptocurrency market capitalization also shrunk and was $284.11 billion as of 10.09 am ET on CoinMarketCap.

seikonoda-july20.jpg A Japanese Minister has denied links to an unregistered cryptocurrency exchange, which is under probe for allegedly violating the Japanese fund settlement law. Japan's Financial Services Agency had warned the Tokyo-based company in January that it was suspected of violating the law on payment services by operating a cryptocurrency exchange as it was not registered to do so, Japanese media reported

dailycrypto-july19.jpg The cryptocurrency rally running for the last three days lost steam Thursday morning with Bitcoin facing stiff resistance as it chased the $8,000 mark. Most cryptocurrencies were in the red, while Bitcoin resumed its upward trend. Overall cryptocurrency market capitalization fell to $290.93 billion as of 10.20 am ET on CoinMarketCap.

leading-indicator-index-071918.jpg Pointing to continuing solid growth in the U.S. economy, the Conference Board released a report on Thursday showing a bigger than expected increase by its index of leading economic indicators in the month of June. The Conference Board said its leading economic index climbed by 0.5 percent in June.

collinpeterson-crypto-071918.jpg Rep. Collin Peterson says much of the cryptocurrency ecosystem "seems like a Ponzi scheme." He made the remarks at a U.S. House Committee hearing on cryptocurrency. Two separate public hearings on cryptocurrency were hosted on Capitol Hill Wednesday. The subject of hearing in the House Committee on Agriculture was "Cryptocurrencies: Oversight of New Assets in the Digital Age." Mike Conaway, who is

phili-fed-071918.jpg After reporting a notable slowdown in the pace of growth in regional manufacturing activity in the previous month, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia released a report on Thursday showing the pace of growth in manufacturing activity rebounded more than expected in July.

jobless-claims-071918.jpg A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed an unexpected decrease in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the week ended July 14th, with initial jobless claims falling to their lowest level in almost five decades.

After reporting a notable slowdown in the pace of growth in regional manufacturing activity in the previous month, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia released a report on Thursday showing the pace of growth in manufacturing activity rebounded more than expected in July.

A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed an unexpected decrease in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the week ended July 14th.

usban-july19.jpg Rep. Brad Sherman (D-CA) has demanded that cryptocurrency mining and buying should be banned. He made the call during a public hearing on cryptocurrency, hosted by House Subcommittee on Financial Policy. The hearing entitled "The Future of Money: Digital Currency" examined the extent to which the US government should consider cryptocurrencies as money, and the potential domestic and global uses

federal-reserve-071818.jpg Two weeks ahead of the next monetary policy meeting, the Federal Reserve released its Beige Book economic report on Wednesday. The Beige Book, a compilation of anecdotal evidence on economic conditions in the twelve Fed districts, said economic activity continued to expand across the U.S.

dailycrypto-july18.jpg Cryptocurrency market is flashing green across the board Wednesday morning as Bitcoin and its peers extend their rising trend seen since the start of the week. Bitcoin jumped on Tuesday to sail past $7,000 and altcoins followed the leader with several registering significant gains. Volumes also shot up.

ushouse-july18.jpg The stage is set for two U.S. House Committee hearings on cryptocurrency Wednesday. The public hearings on Capitol Hill are hosted by House Committee on Agriculture and the Financial Policy Subcommittee. The subject of hearing in the House Committee on Agriculture is "Cryptocurrencies: Oversight of New Assets in the Digital Age." Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway said this hearing will shed

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