Germany's second-largest stock exchange is developing an ICO platform, it announced on Thursday.
Australia's Queensland state government has awarded a $100,000 grant to a crypto travel experience startup, a government official announced on Wednesday.
South Korea's financial watchdog is advocating for a blockchain-based stock trading system.
Zurich-based investment bank and financial services company Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) has said that the Bitcoin (BTC) ...
BTC Trades Sideways, Other Top 20 Coins See More Notable Losses
Thursday, August 2: Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are trading around yesterday's levels, while other top 20 coins are seeing notable losses...
Philippine SEC Approves Draft Rules for ICOs and Crypto
The Philippine SEC (Security and Exchange Commission) approved draft rules for initial coin offerings (ICOs), ABS CBN News reported.
Crypto Bank Galaxy Digital Takes Massive Hit in Stock Market Debut
If you look hard enough, you can find a silver lining, but there’s no denying that billionaire Mike Novogratz has had a difficult week.
Bitcoin Bulls Defend $7,450 But Need Progress Soon
Having defended the key support of $7,455, bitcoin bulls now need a quick move higher in order to neutralize the threat of a short-term bearish reversal.
Coinbase Adds British Pound for UK Crypto Users
Crypto exchange Coinbase is now offering deposits and withdrawals denominated in the British pound (GBP), the firm announced Wednesday.
SEC Chief Got Into 'Heated' Debate on Crypto
A newly released transcript from a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) roundtable in June showcased the sometimes passionate discussion around cryptocurrencies within the agency.
KPMG: Blockchain Funding in US This Year Has Already Surpassed 2017's Total
Investment in the blockchain industry is booming in the U.S., according to "Big Four" auditing firm KPMG.
Japan’s SBI Group to Develop Crypto Derivatives Platform Following New Investment
Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings will expand its crypto business portfolio by acquiring a 12 percent stake in Clear Markets...
Report: Use of Bitcoin in Commerce Hit Low in May After Peaking at $411 Mln Last Year
The volume of Bitcoin (BTC) used in commerce has declined significantly over the course of the last year, Bloomberg reports Aug. 1.
CoinMarketCap Launches 'Professional' Paid API For Developers and Funds
Crypto data tracker
CoinMarketCap.com (CMC) has launched a professional, paid API targeting developers and funds, according to an official ...
US Treasury Dept. Fintech Innovation Report Touches on Crypto, Blockchain
A major new report from the U.S. Treasury Department published July 31 has called for a more agile and conducive regulatory approach ...
Bitcoin Drifts Down as Price Breaks Below Key $7.8K Support
At press time, BTC is changing hands at $7,536 on Bitfinex, down 6.9 percent on the day, a figure that also finds the price breaking a key support level at $7,800.
Binance Acquires Anonymous Mobile Wallet for Ethereum Tokens
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has acquired mobile ethereum wallet Trust Wallet, the startups announced Tuesday.
OTC is Much Larger Than Bitcoin Exchange Volume: Where Real Whales Trade
TABB Group, an international research company, has disclosed in its extensive analytical report that the over-the-counter (OTC) market of bitcoin is significantly larger...
Thomson Reuters Is Adding 50 Crypto Assets to Finance Data Feed
Canada-based information and news provider Thomson Reuters is to track a number of crypto assets on one of its desktop finance feeds, thanks to a new partnership...
Coinbase Taps Regulation Veteran for Crypto Compliance Chief
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced the appointment of its newest chief compliance officer as it moves to become a licensed broker-dealer in the U.S.
Forrester Research: 90% of Blockchain Initiatives by US Firms Will Never Become Operational
About 90 percent of currently active U.S. companies’ blockchain initiatives will ultimately be abandoned. This statistic comes from a study by Forrester Research...
Asset Management Firm Northern Trust to Start Crypto Custody Business
Northern Trust Corp., a leading global asset management firm with $954 billion in total assets under management, is planning to start a custody service for digital assets...
KPMG Report: US Blockchain Investment in 2018 to Date has Outstripped 2017’s Total
Fresh analysis from KPMG shows that blockchain investment in the U.S. in the first half of 2018 has exceeded the overall total seen in 2017, according to its biannual...
88% Of Crypto Exchanges Want Industry Regulation, New Study Reveals
Lithuania-based crypto payment company Mistertango has released a study which reveals that 88% of cryptocurrency exchanges want industry regulation.
Banking Giant Trials Blockchain for Issuance of Land-Backed Loans
The Agricultural Bank of China (ABC), one of the world's largest banks by total assets, has completed the issuance of a loan worth $300,000 using a blockchain system.
Gallup Poll: 75% of US Investors Think Bitcoin Is 'Very Risky'
Three-quarters of U.S. investors with more than $10,000 in stocks, bonds and mutual funds think bitcoin is a "very risky" investment, a new survey revealed Monday.
Bitcoin Holds $8,000 as Community Weighs ETF Impact Prospects
Bitcoin’s (BTC) price continued to hold above $8,000 on Monday, July 30, as the rest of market saw slight losses across the board.
Commonwealth Bank Claims Success in Global Trade Blockchain Trial
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has announced the completion of a cross-border shipment that utilized blockchain to track goods in the supply chain.
Chamber of Digital Commerce Proposes Guidelines for ‘Responsible’ Crypto Market Growth
The Chamber of Digital Commerce Token Alliance has released a collaborative report of proposed guidelines for “responsible growth” of the cryptocurrency market, according to their July 30 press release.