Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency headlines
Bitcoin is down 4.5% at 8,705
XRP is down 5.5% at 22 cents
and Ethereum is down 7.5% at $226
Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
Bytecoin up 15%
Lawmakers in Minnesota are once again looking to outlaw campaign contributions in the form of cryptocurrency.
BitGo, the crypto custodian is launching a new lending business with a $150 million book.
Lenders and depositors are coming back to bZx because of significantly higher yields on ether deposits.