IRS Confirms It Trained Staff to Find Crypto Wallets
The IRS may subpoena tech firms like Apple, Google and Microsoft in search of taxpayers’ unreported crypto holdings.
Facebook Is Seeking an Economics Researcher for Its Calibra Wallet
Facebook is continuing to grow the team for its Libra cryptocurrency project with the hiring of a new economics researcher.
Fidelity Digital Assets Is Hiring 10 More Blockchain and Trading Experts
The crypto-focused branch of the major asset manager is looking to grow its team with the addition of 10 new roles across blockchain and trading.
High-Frequency Trading Is Newest Battleground in Crypto Exchange Race
Crypto exchanges including Huobi, ErisX and Gemini are rolling out the red carpet for high-frequency traders.
Electrum Wallet Is Adding Support for Bitcoin’s Lightning Network
The popular wallet service Electrum is soon to add official support for bitcoin's lightning network, its founder has told CoinDesk.
‘Disappointed’ by Central Bank Blockchain, Russia’s Largest Bank Eyes Alternatives
Enterprise blockchain project Masterchain is falling short of expectations – and Russia's largest bank is looking for other options.
Russia Won’t Ban Facebook’s Libra Currency, Deputy Finance Minister Says
The Russian Ministry of Finance will not issue special regulations for Facebook's upcoming cryptocurrency, an official said.
Facebook Seeks Wallet Engineers as Blockchain Job Openings Top 30
Facebook is looking to hire more than 30 blockchain professionals, including six engineers for the Calibra crypto wallet.
Chainalysis Hires FinCEN Vet to Tackle Crypto’s New ‘Travel Rule’ Challenge
Chainalysis has hired a FinCEN official to help crypto firms comply with tough new FATF data-sharing requirements.
Facebook Seeking Crypto Wallet Data Engineer, Regulatory Policy Expert
Facebook is seeking a data professional to work on its crypto wallet Calibra, as well as a policy specialist to help with regulatory hurdles.