How Bitcoiners are Working With El Salvador’s Leaders – Decrypt

In brief

Fervent Bitcoin enthusiasts have traveled to El Salvador to meet with officials and learn about the project.
Peter McCormack interviewed the President.
The bill is controversial.

In less than 80 days, El Salvador will become the first country to declare Bitcoin as legal tender.

Read more

Is Bitcoin in a Bear Market? Experts Aren’t Sure – Decrypt

In brief

Bitcoin has been on a steady decline since last month.
So has Ethereum.
But experts are unsure of whether or not we are moving into a bear market.

Bitcoin, trading right now at around $32,000, is down 9.4% in the past 24 hours and 20% in the past week, according to Nomic.

Read more

Stablecoin inflows to exchanges dip as traders watch Bitcoin from the sidelines

The growth of stablecoin’s market cap and circulating supply has been one of the best indicators for attaining a general pulse on how participants in the market are feeling during bullish and bearish times.

Read more

This Crypto Project Accounts for Half of All US Regulator Penalties Since 2009 – Decrypt

In brief

U.S. regulators have penalized crypto companies to the tune of $2.5 billion since 2009, the year Bitcoin was invested.
Most of that total comes from lawsuits filed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission against ICOs.

The cryptocurrency industry has been hit with $2.

Read more