Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman Heath Tarbert says the crypto world will see ethereum futures contracts sometime in 2020.
We spoke with Chaum at Devcon in Osaka, Japan where he shared his vision for a more secure blockchain.
At the lightning network’s inaugural conference in Berlin, the future economics of the bitcoin payment technology took center stage.
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance.com is soon to launch its first fiat-to-cryptocurrency trading pairs, kicking off with the Russian ruble.
Bitcoin has bounced from key support and neutralized the immediate bearish setup, though a bullish reversal is still $600 away.
Under pressure from regulators, the Libra project may consider a fundamental change to the way its planned crypto payments system will operate.
Institutions including the Shinhan and NH Nonghyup banks have joined a blockchain identity initiative aimed to securely share personal data.
A new denial-of-service attack could slow down or completely stop bitcoin payments over the lightning network.
The recent spate of bad news for Libra isn’t necessarily a death knell for the project, writes Mike J. Casey.
Bitfinex has filed a subpoena application on a former banking executive of a trust company that it believes can help it recover over $850 million.
The multidisciplinary masters’ program is Malta’s latest in a national campaign to become a global blockchain business and education hub.
The Taiwanese electronics giant has launched the Exodus 1s phone with a built-in hardware wallet and the ability to support a bitcoin node.
The messaging app company and the SEC will now meet next February to debate the regulator’s claim the gram token is a security.
Noelle Acheson shows how using notional volumes to compare derivatives markets to spot is misleading – but, for now, it’s all we’ve got.
Fidelity Digital Asset Services is rolling out its custody and trading platform to all qualified clients, after initially expecting it to launch in March.
The 18 millionth bitcoin is about to be mined. Though the remaining 3 million will take 120 years to mint, some question the certainty of the original hard cap.
Stablecoins pose a money laundering and terrorist financing risk to the world, the FATF said Friday.
Kik has sold its messaging business to a holding company called MediaLab but plans to continue enabling Kin on the platform
Crypto exchange Poloniex is spinning out from its parent firm Circle, the companies announced Friday. According to a pair of blog posts, Poloniex will now become Polo Digital Assets, Ltd., an “independent international company” backed by an unnamed Asian investment firm. The new trading platform will not serve U.S. customers. U.S. residents have until Dec. […]
U.K.-based Archax has inked a deal to use R3’s Corda Enterprise to handle post-trade processes for its digital securities exchange.