Nikhilesh De

Morgan Creek Is Betting $1 Million That Crypto Can Beat the S&P

| Nikhilesh De

Morgan Creek Digital wants to echo Warren Buffett's famous bet by wagering $1 million that crypto will outperform the S&P 500 over 10 years.

Coinbase Adds Zcash to Retail Crypto Trading Service

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase is adding support for privacy-focused zcash, a week after its professional trading platform first added the coin.

Air Force Grad School Launches Blockchain Demo Site

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The Air Force Institute of Technology has published a demonstration website aimed at helping professionals learn about blockchain.

Crypto Exchange Poloniex Launches Institutional Trading Services

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Poloniex announced it was opening institutional trading accounts as of Tuesday.

Overstock’s Medici Invests $2.5 Million in Grain Tech Firm’s Blockchain Pivot

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Medici Ventures has bought a $2.5 million equity stake in GrainChain, a software firm launching its own blockchain and stablecoin.

Treasury Official: Global Regulators Must Follow US Lead in Crypto Enforcement

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U.S. Treasury Department Under Secretary Sigal Mandelker called for global efforts to police malicious actors' use of cryptocurrencies.

Signature Bank Wins New York Approval for ‘Real-Time’ Blockchain Payments

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Signature Bank is launching a blockchain-based real-time payments system in early 2019 and has just got the green light in New York.

Fidelity, Bitmain and More Invest $27 Million in Crypto Trading Platform ErisX

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ErisX has closed a $27.5 million Series B funding round to build a regulated crypto spot and futures market.

US Government Interested in Tracking Privacy Coins, New Document Shows

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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security wants to find out if it's feasible to track transactions conducted using privacy coins.

G20 Leaders Pledge Crypto-Asset Regulation After Buenos Aires Meeting

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G20 leaders declared that they would regulate crypto to mitigate financial crimes in a statement after this weekend's summit.