The Series A round, which coincides with the stealth startup’s official launch, was led by Chinese venture firm Amphora Capital. Other investors include Chinese payments firms Baofoo.com and 9fBank, D... Read More
“[Bitcoin] will replace gold, and internationally it will replace the USD as the global reserve currency – 20 years or so from now that is,” he told the publication. “Imagine this – if you could... Read More
Blockchain payments startup Wyre has acquired industry startup Remitsy in a cash and equity deal of an undisclosed amount.
With the news, San Francisco-based Wyre will acquire its China-based count... Read More
Michael Dunworth, the CEO of Wyre, a fintech startup which focuses on processing global bank transfers, recently stated that financial advisors must consider Bitcoin as an asset class. As... Read More
Crypto Firms to Congress: We Need Clarity on Blockchain Token Rules
Some 80 representatives from the cryptocurrency and traditional finance industries trekked to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday with a singular message for U.S. lawmakers: we need regulatory clarity on cryp
Japan Regulators Seek Answers in Wake of Zaif's $60 Million Crypto Hack
Japan's top financial regulator is seeking answers from the operator of the Zaif cryptocurrency exchange, a situation that comes days after the trading site disclosed that it lost millions of dollars
Google to Allow Ads for 'Regulated' Crypto Exchanges Next Month
Search engine giant Google has revealed that it will begin allowing cryptocurrency exchange advertisements in the U.S. and Japan, starting in October.
In a new update to its advertising policies, G
Bitcoin Takes a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency
A proposal to radically expand the capabilities of bitcoin such that it would be able to add vast new features to its limited supply of cryptocurrency has arrived on testnet.
Paul Sztorc, director