In other words, the value of state-issued currencies is not based on a tangible commodity such as gold but on the wealth generation capacity of the nation and the state’s power to skim that wea... Read More
(Reuters) - Bitcoin brokerage Circle Internet Financial said it
closed a $50 million investment round led by Goldman Sachs and
IDG Capital Partners.
The company said if its users choose ... Read More
In February, Bitstamp claimed that developers had come up with a solution to thwart cyber attacks against its platform after Mt. Gox, once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange, lost an esti... Read More
Bitcoin enthusiasts want you to also love bitcoins. Riley Alexander, co-founder of PizzaForCoins, says there's "a lot to be desired in ease of use for the everyday consumer," but says the Intern... Read More
Billionaire Marc Lasry Sees Bitcoin's Price Reaching $40,000
Another billionaire investor has made bullish comments on bitcoin.
Marc Lasry, the co-founder, chairman and CEO of Avenue Capital Group, an investment firm with $9.6 billion in assets under managem
Pop Icon Peter Gabriel Has Invested in a Blockchain Startup
Legendary musician Peter Gabriel is backing UK-based blockchain startup Provenance, though the full amount of Gabriel's investment has yet to be disclosed.
Gabriel, formerly the lead singer of rock
US Government Backs Decentralized Energy Grid With $1 Million Grant
The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) has announced it will award a grant of nearly $1 million to a blockchain startup in a move aimed to advance the development of a decentralized energy grid.
World's First Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange Finally Opens to the Public
The world's first bank-backed cryptocurrency exchange is now open to the public after months of delays.
Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings formally launched its in-house crypto trading platform,