Recently announced bank blockchain projects may be modest in scope, but they are beginning to paint a much larger picture.
New York-based startup LedgerX has concluded a historic first week of cryptocurrency derivatives trading, reporting $1 million in exchanges.
This week two more exchanges revealed their plans for the upcoming Segwit2x fork this November. The London-based exchange CEX.io explains that whether the company supports the split or not customers will receive split tokens if the fork takes place. Further, the Indian exchange Unocoin has revealed it will be supporting the chain with the most […]
Nasdaq’s CEO says the exchange operator has no intention to work with initial coin offerings (ICOs).
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced that purchases of bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin will now be instant – for some customers.
This week two more bitcoin-based businesses announced their company’s stance towards the upcoming 2MB hard fork this November. The fork will be implemented by the Segwit2x (BTC1) working group roughly around Saturday, November 18, 2017. The two firms Xapo and Surbtc explained to their customers how they would handle the consensus change that’s just a […]
An official from Russia’s central bank has said his institution will back efforts to block access to websites selling cryptocurrencies in the country.
Retail giant Overstock.com is to launch its new regulated token exchange with its own initial coin offering (ICO), according to a news report.
Russia isn’t happy that an alleged bitcoin money launderer is being extradited to the US following a court decision in Greece.
After seeing a strong rally yesterday, the price of Ripple’s XRP cryptocurrency is showing signs buyer demand may be tapped.
A senior official at asset management giant BlackRock said this week that he doesn’t see the case for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).
China’s Xinhua News Agency has defended regulators’ recent decision to outlaw token sales and the exchange closures that followed.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission is reportedly making enquiries into the June “flash crash” on Coinbase’s GDAX trading platform.
Goldman Sachs is said to be in the early stages of planning a possible cryptocurrency trading operation, according to the Wall Street Journal.
One of the blockchain industry’s most notable investors is backing a new cryptocurrency startup – one that is today launching an index fund product.