Anonymity

‘Full Transparency Not Ideal for Cryptocurrency’ Says Chainalysis Exec

A major global company that helps fight illicit cryptocurrency-related activity does not think that privacy in crypto markets i...

A Solution to Make Ethereum Transactions Anonymous

On Feb. 1, part of the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain became anonymous. This is all thanks to the Aztec protocol that Thomas Walton-...

Crypto Payments on Darknet Markets Doubled for First Time Since 2015

The volume of cryptocurrency flows coming on darknet markets have doubled for the first time in four years, a new study says. I...

Tax Agencies Step Up Efforts to Hone in on Crypto Tax Evasion

The year 2019, for a short while, raised expectations that stablecoins would bring about mass adoption of cryptocurrencies. 202...

New EU AML Compliance Laws Could Disrupt the Crypto Industry

On Jan. 10, the European Union’s 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5AMLD), was officially signed into law. The legislation w...

China Prepares for CBDC With Cryptography Law on Encryption Standards

On Jan. 1, China’s law governing cryptographic password management came into power. Essentially, the act aims to set standards ...
January 10, 2020
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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Says 20s Will See an Anoncoin Go Mainstream

Brian Armstrong, co-founder and CEO of United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, said that he believes a “privacy c...

The Financial System of the Future — Who Benefits From CBDCs?

In recent months, the race for the development of a central bank digital currency is gaining pace. The last signal was launched...
January 1, 2020
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Privacy-Focused Zcoin Launches Funding Project Similar to Monero CCS

Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Zcoin (XZC) has launched a new crowdfunding system similar to one by another major privacy coin,...

Orchid’s OXT Price Slips Over 20% After Launch for Trading on Coinbase Pro

American blockchain and software development firm Orchid Labs has launched its privacy network alongside its native token OXT. ...