UK-based Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has been forced to suspend
operations after hackers broke into its servers and
made away with £3.4 million worth of Bitcoin, TechCrunch
Thi... Read More
So let’s say the total number of lost coins is 2.5 million.
Bitcoin is surging. The exchange rate of the leading digital currency broke the $800 mark earlier this week, to reach a two-year high o... Read More
This is the first part of the three-part investigative series that will take a closer look at those digital currency exchanges that sometimes operate as if it were the Wild Wild West. Currently, there... Read More
Pantera Capital to Raise $100 Million in Investment for ICO Hedge Fund
The $600m market for initial coin offerings may soon be set to expand.
Announced today, investment firm Pantera Capital is launching a new hedge fund focused on investments solely in tokens that po
World Economic Forum Blockchain White Paper Gets Warm Reception
The World Economic Forum (WEF) today published a dedicated Blockchain report detailing how the technology will flow into the global economy. Described as a white paper, Realizing the Potential of
Burger King in Russia Will Enable Bitcoin Payments Later This Year
Getting more retailers to accept Bitcoin payments is never a bad idea. Convincing them to do so is a different matter, though. This is especially true in Russia, although things are slowly evolving
CFTC Chief Asks Congress for More Money to Oversee Blockchain
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has cited the advance of technologies like blockchain in a request to obtain additional funding for its oversight activities.
Testimony from acting CFTC