It has been a long time coming, but as of this morning, the publicly traded shares of the Bitcoin Investment Trust have officially started trading under the ticker GBTC. For the first time in bitcoin... Read More
These two bitcoin instruments are attractive to investors because investors can gain exposure to bitcoin without the work involved in setting up a secure wallet and a trading account at a bitcoin... 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
Barry Silbert, the founder of Grayscale Investments, said: ARK Investment Management LLC (ARK) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) with thirty years of experience in sourcing and investing in... Read More
Travia noted the UK’s favorable climate for crypto startups: Travia was unable to comment on the expected price range for the IPO. “We are opening the way for future IPOs of blockchain startups ... 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