BitGo Receives Regulatory Approval to Custody Crypto Assets

Crypto security startup BitGo has received approval in the U.S. to act as a qualified custodian for digital assets. The company, which has spent most of 2018 attempting to launch...
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Constantinople Ahead: What You Need to Know About Ethereum's Big Upgrade

Constantinople, ethereum's next system-wide upgrade, is coming soon to a node near you. Finalized August 31 , Constantinople includes five different ethereum improvement proposals (EIPs). Once released on ethereum, the...
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Bitcoin Price Looks North After Passing $6.4K Resistance



Bitcoin (BTC) is teasing a decent bullish move, having cleared crucial resistance a few hours ago. The leading cryptocurrency moved past $6,400 earlier today, signaling that bearish exhaustion – as...
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Mt Gox's Corporate Creditors Can Now File Claims for Bitcoin Refunds

The trustee of the long-defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has announced that corporate creditors can now enter claims to claw back trapped bitcoin through a recently approved rehabilitation process. Nobuaki...
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Blockchain Could Boost Trade Finance by $1 Trillion, WEF Research Says

Blockchain is able to fill in much of the $1.5 trillion-dollar supply-demand gap in global trade finance by easing financing for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in emerging markets, new...
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Japan's FSA Expands Crypto Team to Handle Exchange License Reviews

Japan's financial market watchdog is looking to expand its team focused on crypto-related activities next year to better handle the growing interest among Japanese companies in gaining a cryptocurrency exchange...
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10 Years After Lehman: Bitcoin and Wall Street Are Closer Than Ever

Hank Paulson, former secretary of the U.S. Treasury, called it "an economic 9/11." Having loaded up on mortgage debt that went sour, then failed to find a savior in the...
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Manufacturing Giant Rostec to Manage Data on Waves Blockchain Platform

Rostec, the Russian state-owned manufacturing conglomerate, is entering the blockchain fray. The corporation, which holds stakes in 700 industrial entities in Russia, is working with the Waves platform to develop...
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Brazilian Soccer Club Seeks $20 Million In Upcoming ICO

A Brazilian soccer team is looking to raise $20 million by launching its own initial coin offering (ICO). The  Avaí Futebol Clube , a Series B soccer team, announced Wednesday...
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Binance Partners With Malta to Launch Security Token Trading Platform

Binance, the world's largest crypto exchange by volume, is teaming up with the Malta Stock Exchange (MSX) to enable security token trading on the "blockchain island," a local news site...
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Indian Government Approves Bank's Blockchain Research

The Republic of India may be taking a deeper look at how it can use blockchain technology. India's Union Cabinet – an executive decision-making body composed of senior government officials and...
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Inside Bitewei: The $20 Million Bitcoin Miner Being Hailed as a Bitmain Rival

Things haven't been easy of late for Bitmain. After CoinDesk revealed the China-based crypto mining giant was planning an initial public offering (IPO)  for September , the company has faced...
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Major Crypto Companies Form DC Lobbying Group

A number of blockchain funds, exchanges and startups plan to lobby Washington, D.C. lawmakers with the new Blockchain Association. The Washington Post reported Tuesday that this new organization would focus...
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The Bank of Russia Says Its ICO Experiment Was a Success

The Bank of Russia has successfully conducted an experiment on token issuance, an official said Monday during the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia, news agency TASS reported Tuesday ....
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SEC Hits Crypto Asset Fund and 'ICO Superstore' With Penalties

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said Tuesday that it has charged and reached agreements with two companies and their owners that operate in the cryptocurrency space. The securities...
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US Judge Rules ICO Frauds Fall Under Securities Law

A U.S. federal judge has ruled that a criminal case against two reportedly fraudulent initial coin offerings fall under securities laws. District judge Raymond Dearie ruled Tuesday that the case...
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Stellar Gets Another Boost With TokenSoft ICO Services Expansion

ICO services platform TokenSoft is officially launching support for projects on the Stellar lumens protocol. The company – which helps crypto startups navigate through  legal compliance  procedures in the U.S....
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In First, FINRA Files Fraud Complaint Against Crypto Broker

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has charged a Massachusetts resident with securities fraud for an unregistered token sale in a first for the self-regulatory organization (SRO). Ayre allegedly sold...
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R3, Ripple Settle Legal Dispute Over XRP Purchase Option

Blockchain startups Ripple and R3 have resolved a legal battle that saw both firms filing suits over a contract dispute. A representative from R3 confirmed the settlement to CoinDesk in...
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Major French Soccer Club Plans to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), a major French soccer team in the country's top league, is planning to issue its own cryptocurrency as a way to incentivize participation from its fans around...
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