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
The U.K. Royal Mint has suspended a long-running plan to create a crypto asset representing physical gold holdings.
Citing anonymous sources, Reuters reported Thursday that the Royal Mint had froze... Read More
Analysis: What 2019 Could Bring for Bitcoin
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It is revealed that 300,000 pieces of user data from a Chinese auto finance platform Jiurong were compromised and priced at one bitcoin on the dark web.
According to the leaked data posted, persona
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