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
Bitcoin Price Jumps by 11% to Reach One-Month High Above $6.9k
Bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, jumped by 11 percent on Monday, pushing prices above $6,900 for the first time in a month.
CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index shows
Price of 'Stable' Cryptocurrency Tether Tanks to 18-Month Low
UPDATE (10/15, 7:50 PM EST): Representatives from Tether have released a statement, attributed to chief compliance officer Leonardo Real. The statement comes hours after the USDT price fell below its
PBoC's Digital Currency Chief Departs to Lead Securities Clearing House
The former architect of China's central bank digital currency (CBDC) initiative has left the position to head the country's central securities clearing house.
Yao Qian, who founded the Digital Curr
Bitcoin Price Spikes But Bull Reversal Is Still $1K Away
Bitcoin (BTC) spiked 11 percent Monday, likely due to a sell-off in tether (USDT), but a bullish reversal is still not confirmed, technical charts indicate.
The leading cryptocurrency jumped to a 2