Nikhilesh De

Nik is a news, regulation and institution reporter at CoinDesk. He was previously a news, science, technology and community reporter and editor with The Daily Targum. His work has been featured in The Nation and referenced by The Washington Post, ZDNet, Gizmodo, NJ Advance Media and The Philadelphia Inquirer. He owns 0.002507 BTC.

Overstock CEO Electrifies at Investment Bank Oppenheimer’s Blockchain Event

| Nikhilesh De and Anna Baydakova

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne electrified a crowd of institutional investors with his well-honed stump speech for blockchain's transformative potential.

Samsung Confirms Galaxy S10 Will Include Private Crypto Key Storage

| Nikhilesh De

The Samsung Galaxy S10 will feature a secure storage system to hold private crypto keys.

SEC Settles Unregistered Securities Charges Against ICO Issuer Gladius

| Nikhilesh De

Gladius Network will refund investors who request it and register its tokens as securities after settling "unregistered ICO" charges with the SEC.

The SEC Is Now Reviewing 2 Bitcoin ETF Proposals

| Nikhilesh De

There are two bitcoin ETFs under review by the SEC, after the VanEck/SolidX proposal was published in the Federal Register Wednesday.

Countdown Restarts Today for SEC Decision on CBOE-VanEck Bitcoin ETF

| Nikhilesh De

The VanEck/SolidX bitcoin ETF proposal is slated for publication in the Federal Register tomorrow, giving the SEC 45 days to approve, reject or…

Judge Appoints Law Firms to Represent QuadrigaCX Customers

| Nikhilesh De

Law firms Miller Thomson and Cox & Palmer will represent 115,000 QuadrigaCX customers as the exchange seeks to recoup the $196 million it owes them.

2 Crypto Startups Unveil Security Token Issuance and Trading Service

| Nikhilesh De

Securitize and OTCXN aim to streamline the process of issuing and trading security tokens with their new all-in-one solution.

Brock Pierce, Mark Karpeles and the War of Words Over Mt Gox’s Future

| Nikhilesh De

Much has been made of a new attempt to launch the failed Mt. Gox exchange. What's true? CoinDesk's Nik De examines the details.

NYSE Arca Filing Kicks Off Countdown for New Bitcoin ETF

| Nikhilesh De

The clock just started on the latest effort to launch a bitcoin ETF from NYSE Arca and Bitwise Asset Management.

Judge Hits Crypto Startup With Injunction In Reversal of Past Court Order

| Nikhilesh De

The move came after the same judge denied an SEC request for a preliminary injunction in November.