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Dow Rally Fizzles as Bulls Ignore Volcker Do-Over

The Dow’s bullish rally fizzled on Tuesday as the Fed’s resident hawk distracted Wall Street from the Volcker Rule do-over. | Source: AP Photo / Richard Drew By CCN Markets: The Dow Jones tracked sideways…


SEC’s Top Crypto Cop Joins Coinbase’s Law Firm

The former head of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Cyber Unit is moving to private practice. Robert A. Cohen will join the corporate law firm Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP as partner. The firm…


5 Insane Conspiracy Theories About That Bitcoin Twitter Scandal

When Bitcoin’s most controversial Twitter account suddenly had an identity crisis, the conspiracy theories began to come out of the woodwork. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: Bitcoin maximalists feuding with altcoiners is not headline-worthy…




Korean Crypto Exchange ‘Prixbit’ Shuts Down Over Banking Woes

South Korea’s Prixbit cryptocurrency exchange has officially closed down. In a website post dated Aug. 9 and entitled ‘Prixbitend,’ the exchange declared it would cease operations. The move was subsequently reported by local press. “Due to negative internal…