If Goldman Sachs does launch a bitcoin trading desk, as rumors hint it might, the impact will be felt further afield than the bottom line.
A conference in Dublin yesterday united representatives of major financial firms and regulators in discussions over blockchain's way forward.
Regulators are taking positions on token sales, but CoinDesk’s Noelle Acheson argues they may be approaching the industry from the wrong direction.
Is bitcoin more of a payment mechanism or an investment asset? A recent trial by a supermarket chain could shed light on the debate.
CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson explains how AXA’s blockchain flight delay insurance test could point to the evolution of the insurance sector as a whole.
China's ICO ban might not be what it seems, according to CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson. In an OpEd, she argues it's not only reasonable – but…
While Ripple has denied any short-term partnerships with Alibaba – a deal between the two firms could be in both companies' best interests.
Can blockchain technology have a real impact on education certification? CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson argues that it can, if the scope is wide enough.
New rules in Europe aim to change the payments landscape – in the process, they could also boost blockchain development.
CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson looks at how the recent warning by the SEC could end up changing the regulated securities market.