Overstock is lending a hand to broker-dealers as it inches closer to its blockchain-powered stock issuance.
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According to Overstock, prospective buyers of those shares – wh... Read More
Specifically, after the addition of Jeremy Gardner from Augur to their team, they have begun to get serious about Ethereum.
Major companies such as American Express, Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, Master... Read More
“The hope within the bitcoin community is that BIT and future publicly traded bitcoin investment vehicles will improve liquidity and thus help smooth out some of the price volatility that has plague... Read More
Bitcoin ETNs and instruments, including the Bitcoin Tracker Euro and GrayScale Investment’s GBTC, have performed exceptionally well against major reserve currencies and global asset classes since mi... Read More
Many of the VC firms that have so far specialized in bitcoin and blockchain-focused startups are evaluating Ethereum companies for potential funding, and the ecosystem has even attracted its own VC fi... Read More
IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing
A patent application published Thursday claims the process of conducting scientific research can benefit from the blockchain.
Led by a team at IBM's Watson Research Center, the patent application p
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has jailed a bitcoin trader and fined him over $1 million for running a fraudulent bitcoin and litecoin scheme.
According to a press release iss
Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial
One of Japan's largest insurance companies, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, and IT firm NTT DATA have completed a trial that put the paperwork for marine cargo insurance claims on a blockchain.
Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform
Global professional services giant Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with tech from distributed ledger startup Digital Asset.
Accenture announced in a pre