The platform, due to launch in 2017, will see the Royal Mint - the Treasury-owned body that is permitted to strike British coins - issue "Royal Mint Gold", or RMG. This will be traded via a platform c... Read More
Derivatives giant CME Group and the UK's Royal Mint revealed details about their plans to bridge the worlds of gold and blockchain today at CoinDesk's Consensus 2017 conference in New York.
Last ye... Read More
Blockchain identity startup Civic is to provide know-your-customer (KYC) services for BitGo-hosted wallets used to store Royal Mint Gold (RMG), a gold-backed cryptocurrency.
The arrangement, announ... Read More
You wouldn't think you'd lose a 1kg gold bar worth more than $40,000.
But during the London Blockchain Summit this week, Nicola Robinson, senior strategic marketing manager at the U.K.'s Royal Mint... Read More
Cartier Owner Richemont Mulls Plan to Track Diamonds With Blockchain
Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods giant that owns Cartier, is turning to blockchain in a move aimed to bring transparency to its supply chain.
Jin Keyu, a renowned economist and an associate profes
Robinhood's Plan to Win the Crypto Exchange War? Kill Trading Fees
As a new entrant into the cryptocurrency field, Vlad Tenev, co-CEO of online investment brokerage Robinhood, is following a time-honored business strategy: Undercut the competition.
Except he's tak
University Researchers Turn to Blockchain to Preserve Cultural Heritage
A team from China's Tsinghua University has filed a patent application detailing a role for blockchain technology in protecting cultural heritage.
According to a patent filing submitted in April an
CoinList's Fifth ICO Is a $61 Million Bid to Tokenize All the Assets
The website aiming to be the gold-standard for token sellers has been picking up the pace.
Since spinning off from venture capital giant AngelList last October, New York-based CoinList has been abl