ATHENS (Reuters) - Hackers have staged cyber-attacks on three Greek banks and demanded a ransom in bitcoins, a virtual monetary unit, to stop their disruption, banking sources said on Monday. <... Read More
"We have internally identified 20 to 25 use cases where this technology can be applied," Mariano Belinky, head of Santander InnoVentures told Business Insider at MoneyConf in Belfast this wee... Read More
The bank application for itBit Trust Company LLC lists three bigwigs in government and regulatory circles as "organizers," including former Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Chairman Shei... Read More
banks are writing off bitcoin while focusing on the underlying
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The employees that do come up to the lab are likely to spend a lot of time thinking about blockchain, the technology behind Bitcoin. It's thought to be a more secure way to send and verify fi... 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,